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Police bust big hauls of meth, ecstasy pills in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City

Four people have been detained for investigations and may face death if found guilty.

Experts fear construction rush will ‘suffocate’ Da Nang

Vietnam’s prime minister has approved a resort plan that will cover over half of the famous Son Tra Peninsula.

Electrical fault to blame for Taiwanese factory inferno in southern Vietnam - Police

The fire is estimated to have cost the garment firm at least $13 million so far.
March 28, 2017 | 04:36 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese cargo ship sinks after collision with unknown vessel, 9 missing

Local authorities are searching for the missing crew and the identity of the other ship.
March 28, 2017 | 03:51 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

Former Vietnamese flight attendant pays $53,000 to avoid jail term over illegal cash transport

A Ho Chi Minh City court has accepted the defendant's request to pay a fine instead of spending ...
March 28, 2017 | 02:45 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese schoolgirl was strangled to death as rape suspicion looms – Japanese police

Autopsy results suggest that the nine-year-old died from suffocation caused by strangulation, after ...
March 28, 2017 | 01:37 pm GMT+7

Passengers magically escape death in Vietnam head-on crash

The bus was almost burned to the ground in shocking scenes on a highway in the central province of ...
March 28, 2017 | 11:37 am GMT+7

Vietnamese bank seeks police help after $400,000 deposit goes AWOL

The banker responsible for the transaction quit last September and is reportedly out of contact.
March 28, 2017 | 10:18 am GMT+7

Vietnam jails whistleblower linked to bribery case

The man said he was trying to expose corruption, but his efforts seem to have backfired on him.
March 28, 2017 | 10:07 am GMT+7

Saigon to spend trillions to fix drainage system

Over 1,100 alleys in Ho Chi Minh City are swamped every time the heavens open.
March 28, 2017 | 10:00 am GMT+7

Vietnamese septuaginarian, dogged by allegations, finally charged with child molestation

Allegations from disgruntled families have sparked a public outcry, prompting the country's ...
March 27, 2017 | 09:34 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese killed himself in Japan immigration center, community leader says

The death takes to 13 the toll since 2006 in Japan's immigration detention system.
March 27, 2017 | 06:43 pm GMT+7

Internet in Vietnam remains at snail's pace due to cable repair delays

Local users will continue to experience slow connection speeds until next month.
March 27, 2017 | 06:15 pm GMT+7

Police intercept restaurant supply, rescue dozens of bamboo rats in Vietnam

Bamboo rat is a species of rodent that makes a popular delicacy in both Vietnam and China.
March 27, 2017 | 03:45 pm GMT+7