Tricks of the trade: How drug smugglers attempt to sneak past Vietnamese police

Cocaine, ecstasy, meth - you name it, they try and smuggle it. 

Saigon airport reins in GrabBike, UberMOTO

Illegal parking and driving on the wrong side of the street near Tan Son Nhat Airport have caught the attention of ...

Hanoi hospitals overloaded by dengue fever patients

Many hospitals have put extra beds in the hallways to cope with the influx. 
August 09, 2017 | 03:47 pm GMT+7

Saigon’s food waste piles up to alarming levels

Vietnam's street food heaven has trouble finding space to dump organic waste, and it's not simply a ...
August 09, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Vietnamese town ravaged by heavy flooding

This town in Yen Bai Province was ripped apart in a matter of minutes by deadly floods. 
August 04, 2017 | 03:56 pm GMT+7

Dengue fever sweeping across Hanoi

The outbreak is showing no signs of letting up, and many people have lost faith in health ...
July 30, 2017 | 02:28 pm GMT+7

Not so fast: Why construction of Hanoi rail line has slowed to an expensive delay

The line was supposed to be up and running this year, but not even half of it has been finished.
July 29, 2017 | 08:38 am GMT+7

Traffic wars: Hanoi vs Saigon

Breaking the traffic nightmares in Vietnam's two major cities down into numbers.
July 28, 2017 | 12:52 pm GMT+7

Why the Vietnamese have an appetite for ivory and rhino horn

The rarer it is, the more valuable people believe it to be, leaving little hope for the country's ...
July 27, 2017 | 02:46 pm GMT+7

Tropical storm wreaks havoc in central Vietnam

Hundreds of houses were destroyed in the space of two hours in the central province of Quang Tri. 
July 26, 2017 | 12:00 pm GMT+7

The dirty business of rhino horn and ivory smuggling in Vietnam

Vietnam is among the biggest markets in the world for the illicit trade. 
July 25, 2017 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

On Vietnam's most modern expressway, vehicles travel at a snail's pace

Disgruntled drivers lament their cars are no different to bicycles. 
July 25, 2017 | 10:05 am GMT+7

Month-long downpours spark floods across northern Vietnam

Violent rains, fatal storm Talas, raging floods and dam releases have submerged hundreds of houses ...
July 22, 2017 | 04:59 pm GMT+7

How Vietnamese continue to dream the American Dream

Vietnam has broken into the top 10 on significant rankings that reflect people's desire to live, ...
July 21, 2017 | 08:35 pm GMT+7

8 worst traffic hotspots in Ho Chi Minh City: Where and why

Steer clear of these crunch points if you're planning on getting anywhere fast.
July 20, 2017 | 02:00 pm GMT+7