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Chinese man sentenced to death for fatally stabbing Vietnamese wife

He allegedly stabbed her over 50 times after she refused to move to China with him.

Saigon firm to compensate foreign tourist $1,000 for bloody sidewalk fall

The compensation has no precedent, even though many have tripped over the hooks before.
April 11, 2017 | 09:23 am GMT+7

Foreign factory fires Taiwanese manager, vows to improve workers' rights after revolt

Pregnant workers were banned from bringing milk to the workplace and fired for a third violation.
April 03, 2017 | 08:26 pm GMT+7

Outrage in Hanoi as foreign tourists caught sunbathing in swimwear by iconic lake

Social media users say the act by legendary Hoan Kiem Lake is offensive.
April 03, 2017 | 05:42 pm GMT+7

Russian tourist killed in motorbike crash in central Vietnam

His wife, also from Russia, was seriously injured after they collided into a roundabout at around 2 a.m.
March 29, 2017 | 02:37 pm GMT+7

Norwegian woman files rape charges after drunken night at Vietnam resort town

She did not remember having sex, but the suspect said she gave her consent.
March 28, 2017 | 03:17 pm GMT+7

Chinese murderer gets life sentence for shooting business rival in Vietnam

The victim was shot dead in front of his three-year-old daughter.
March 24, 2017 | 04:44 pm GMT+7

Notorious German beggar is back in Saigon

He shared Facebook photos of him enjoying beers and Saigon nightlife.
March 23, 2017 | 08:55 pm GMT+7

Chinese passenger arrested for stealing on Vietnam flight, second in a week

A passenger alerted the flight crew.
March 03, 2017 | 09:33 am GMT+7

Vietnam plans to charge foreigners extra fee for hotel stays

The surcharge would only apply to foreigners, and would go to a tourism development fund.
March 01, 2017 | 11:34 am GMT+7

So you think you know about Tet in Vietnam?

Foreign visitors joined locals during Tet's Eve celebrations and shared their thoughts on Vietnam's most important holiday.
January 30, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Hanoi taxi driver returns $14,000 to forgetful Korean customer

It could have been the most expensive taxi the South Korean businessman had ever taken.
January 18, 2017 | 11:28 am GMT+7

Have Vietnam’s relaxed rules caught on with foreign homebuyers?

Insiders say it may take time to fully evaluate the impacts of the new policy that allows foreigners to own a home here.
January 09, 2017 | 03:08 pm GMT+7

Canadian man jailed for stealing laptops at Saigon hotels

He was caught in his second theft attempt in August last year.
January 06, 2017 | 09:56 am GMT+7