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Hanoi's high-profile land dispute comes under scrutiny after immunity pledge

The investigation will focus on  the illegal detention of 38 officials and deliberate vandalism committed by disgruntled villagers.

Village dignitary out of hospital following Vietnam hostage crisis

The 82-year-old man suffered a broken thigh during his arrest over a high-profile land dispute that has rocked the ...

Hanoi hostage crisis: The 37-year land dispute, explained

The week long hostage situation has ended. Let's take a look at what actually happened as inspection into the land dispute in Hanoi's suburban village is on.
April 22, 2017 | 04:12 pm GMT+7

Hanoi hostage crisis ends after mayor meets villagers, promises to solve land dispute

The last group of 19 police and official hostages were released on Saturday, one week after the dramatic event began. 
April 22, 2017 | 03:28 pm GMT+7

Hanoi villagers release one more official hostage in week-long land deadlock

He was freed on health grounds, leaving 19 other officials and police officers still in detention.
April 21, 2017 | 12:05 pm GMT+7

Hanoi land dispute: Mayor urges disgruntled farmers to release hostages and remove blockades

Villagers have boycotted a meeting with Hanoi Mayor Nguyen Duc Chung to discuss the hostage situation in My Duc District.
April 20, 2017 | 05:45 pm GMT+7

Hanoi villagers release first 15 police hostages as land dispute tension lingers

A group of 20 people are still being held since the weekend.
April 18, 2017 | 12:16 pm GMT+7

Hanoi urges villagers to release police 'held hostage' over land dispute

Over 30 people have been held hostage in a suburban village in Hanoi on Sunday.
April 17, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Vietnamese land users set to benefit from WB’s $150 million loan

The credit package is expected to enable Vietnamese land users to get better access to land information and land services.
July 07, 2016 | 07:50 am GMT+7