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Hanoians happy to ditch war-time loudspeakers - survey

In an era of broadband and cable TV, residents say the broadcasts are 'impractical'.

Twin earthquakes erupt at hydropower plant in central Vietnam, terrifying villagers

Two earthquakes set off an explosion near a hydropower plant prompting terrified residents to flee into the ...

Da Nang plans display of fishing boat sunk by China

China's illegal deployment of an giant oil rig in Vietnamese waters in 2014 resulted in tense ...
February 26, 2017 | 11:52 am GMT+7

Fire kills a family of four in southern Vietnam

The youngest victim was a three year old girl.
February 26, 2017 | 10:18 am GMT+7

Repairs to Vietnam's internet link delayed

New disruption points spotted near Singapore were cited as the cause.
February 26, 2017 | 09:42 am GMT+7

Vietnam confirms citizenship of suspect in Kim Jong Nam murder

Huong said she believed she was participating in a Candid Camera-style prank.
February 26, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Another Chinese arrested for stealing from passengers on Vietnam flight

Two Japanese passengers say they lost belongings worth around $1,000.
February 25, 2017 | 10:41 am GMT+7

Weekly roundup: Charming small towns, Hanoi sky train, happy couples, and more

Revisit the week with top stories compiled by VnExpress International's editors.
February 25, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

This is why riding a bus in Hanoi is never boring

Passengers on a broken-down bus jumped out and pushed it down a narrow street.
February 24, 2017 | 05:42 pm GMT+7

Japan to fund robotics training facility in Ho Chi Minh City

The project will help transfer modern Japanese technology to Vietnamese enterprises.
February 24, 2017 | 05:35 pm GMT+7

Old loves highlight Japan and Vietnam's new bonds

'He promised to come back and pick us up. But he never could.'
February 24, 2017 | 02:33 pm GMT+7

Vietnam among nations taking lead in clean energy - World Bank

Vietnam is emerging as a leader in the global race to switch to sustainable energy by 2030, the ...
February 24, 2017 | 12:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnam’s first lung transplant succeeds

Hanoi doctors and their Japanese colleagues treated a boy with lung parts from his father and uncle.
February 24, 2017 | 09:35 am GMT+7

Suspected Chinese missile launch pads put Vietnam on alert

U.S. reports claim China has constructed military bases on artificial islands in disputed waters.
February 23, 2017 | 10:04 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese woman sworn in as head of immigrant committee in Taiwan

Increased participation of immigrants in the territory’s decision-making process would spur their ...
February 23, 2017 | 09:34 pm GMT+7