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Four cups of nostalgia: Saigon’s retro café revival

As Ho Chi Minh City propels itself into the future, we visit four cafés where the past is still very much alive.

Bangkok to ban street food stalls in clean-up crusade

'They will not be allowed for order and hygiene reasons.'

Saigon's dilapidated apartments leave residents hanging in balance

Many residents are still risking their lives living under the decaying roofs, but the city has plans to fix the situation.
March 27, 2017 | 02:51 pm GMT+7

How happy Vietnamese people think they are

They define happiness differently and feel it in their own way.
March 21, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Saigon homes left underground after road elevation

An upgrade to a road in Binh Thanh District has left some houses a meter below ground level, but life goes on.
March 13, 2017 | 12:30 pm GMT+7

#TGIF: Go out and unsuck your life this weekend

Expect some great indoor music perfomances, but don't forget the outdoor fun with a Sakura festival and farmers' market.
March 10, 2017 | 06:00 am GMT+7

#TGIF: Go out and unsuck your life this weekend

A week of DJs who will rock your world and keep you entertained throughout the night.
March 03, 2017 | 06:00 am GMT+7

#TGIF: Go out and unsuck your life this weekend

From music and art shows to an outdoor market; a weekend full of top events awaits.
February 24, 2017 | 09:23 am GMT+7

Asians in love: Top 5 places with the happiest couples

What Vietnamese, Malays and Filipinos love and hate about their partners.
February 19, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Sex sells at Sotheby's exhibit in London

Art works on sex, passion and sensuality up for sale at Sotheby's in London.
February 11, 2017 | 09:34 am GMT+7

#TGIF: Go out and unsuck your life this weekend

Tet now seems like an age ago, so let's get back to our weekly dose of fun.
February 10, 2017 | 09:00 am GMT+7

Vietnam rings in the Lunar New Year, without fireworks

The important thing is we all rise and shine for the New Year, yeah?
January 28, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Saigon’s beauty businesses get busy for Tet

People put on their best faces, hair and nails to welcome the biggest holiday of the year.
January 27, 2017 | 03:36 pm GMT+7

Last fair before Tet mobbed at traditional northern market

The New Year wouldn't be the same without soaking up the atmosphere at Nua Market.
January 24, 2017 | 10:09 pm GMT+7

A Saigon barber: Story from the sidewalk

Many still love a no-frills cut or shave, right by the street.
January 19, 2017 | 04:26 pm GMT+7