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Barely afloat: A glimpse of life on Saigon canal

This fruit-vending family cannot find customers in their hometown while the city is too expensive for them to rent a place.

Vietnamese schoolboy sentenced to 12 years in jail for killing friend to steal cellphone

The boy was trying to dump her body in styrofoam boxes after selling the phone for $40.

'Disaster' as Vietnam sets the bar low for future teachers

Teacher training institutions are poised to accept freshmen who failed to grasp the basics in high school.
August 08, 2017 | 12:26 pm GMT+7

American private university Fulbright will teach Marxism-Leninism in Vietnam

‘They are part of history and there’s no reason to remove them from history.’
August 05, 2017 | 10:58 am GMT+7

In Vietnam, it's harder for college hopefuls to become a military officer than a doctor

Military academies are demanding top marks from this year's batch of high school graduates.
August 02, 2017 | 05:28 pm GMT+7

A tale of tears and guilt as two girls switched at birth learn to accept their real parents in Vietnam

‘They haven't been able to grasp the whole truth. They just think they have two mothers and two fathers.’
July 27, 2017 | 12:35 am GMT+7

Vietnamese students bag 4 gold medals at int’l physics contest

The team finished fifth overall, the country's best result since it first participated in 1981.
July 23, 2017 | 12:46 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese student wins highest score at int’l math olympiad

The Vietnamese team ranks third overall, after South Korea and China.
July 22, 2017 | 11:56 am GMT+7

Vietnamese students make history with 3 golds at int’l chemistry contest

Vietnam's team came second overall, just after the U.S. which won four gold medals. 
July 15, 2017 | 08:33 am GMT+7

Take a look at these budding Vietnamese actors on their first big auditions

From a shooter hell-bent on revenge to a bungling burglar, anything goes for a ticket into the Hanoi Academy of Theater and Cinema.
July 14, 2017 | 12:22 pm GMT+7

Can you get 10/10 on Vietnam's English high school exam?

Vietnamese high school graduates scored on average 4.6 out of 10 - a big improvement from last year.
July 12, 2017 | 04:21 pm GMT+7

Daring to dream in a floating Vietnamese village

In a country where ​young dreams are viewed as grandiose and unrealistic, one woman continues to inspire thousands of underprivileged children.
July 11, 2017 | 03:36 pm GMT+7

Japan holds first national Vietnamese language exam

Education insiders said the test reflects Vietnam's increasingly important role in the region.
June 26, 2017 | 02:55 pm GMT+7

In Vietnam, good parenting equals a straight-A kid, plus an American degree

The only thing most Vietnamese care about is a well-educated child.
June 25, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Prepare to sit the biggest exam in Vietnam

In just three days, the future of nearly one million teenagers will be shaped.
June 22, 2017 | 07:00 pm GMT+7