Dognapped canines given new lease of life at volunteer shelter in central Vietnam

This story of a group of friends who paid a ransom for dozens of dogs will get your tail wagging. 

Wading into the battle to make Saigon rainproof

Take a look at how the city is trying to stop its streets from turning into rivers.

Trash scares away beachgoers in Vietnam's 'resort capital'

Local resorts struggle to clear away garbage flooding Ham Tien Beach in Vietnam's south central ...
August 12, 2017 | 08:02 pm GMT+7

'Life Lovers' club brings joy to Kiev's senior citizens

Hundreds of elderly citizens in the Ukrainian capital gather at a park weekly to dance, watch a ...
August 12, 2017 | 01:54 pm GMT+7

No pool, no problem: Mekong grandma spends 15 years teaching kids to swim for free

Tran T​hi Kim Thia has nothing but a muddy pond an​d her endless love for kids.
August 09, 2017 | 03:31 pm GMT+7

Travel back in time at this 250-year-old pagoda in Saigon's Chinatown

The sea goddess offers calm in the midst of a turbulent city.
August 09, 2017 | 08:02 am GMT+7

SOS team to the rescue, free of charge

Young volunteers have set up a special rescue unit to help anyone who finds themselves in a fix ...
August 08, 2017 | 09:00 am GMT+7

Single tourist visa expected to benefit ASEAN members

Southeast Asia's single visa scheme is hoped to save a lot of time and resources, but its ...
August 07, 2017 | 12:49 pm GMT+7

Road accidents in Vietnam no one tells you about

In Vietnam, driving safely is simply not enough.
August 05, 2017 | 01:28 pm GMT+7

Drug district in highly-populated Saigon slum set for demolition

There's going to be no hiding when the builders move in.
July 31, 2017 | 09:24 am GMT+7

Take a look inside the Lotus, Hanoi's largest theater

This stage is ready to blossom in 2018.
July 30, 2017 | 01:30 pm GMT+7

Cheese lava bread hits Ho Chi Minh City

The good old cheese lava bread with a Vietnamese twist on top. People lava it!
July 29, 2017 | 01:41 pm GMT+7

Venezuela Maduro's ' Despacito' political remix backfires quickly

Nicolas Maduro has faced criticism in Venezuela after his attempt to use popular music hit ...
July 26, 2017 | 03:11 pm GMT+7

Siamese crocodiles snap back in Saigon park

78,000 eggs are waiting to hatch and catch you, if you dare. 
July 24, 2017 | 10:25 am GMT+7

In Vietnam's Mekong Delta, when there's no bridge, make a pulley instead

When the market is too far away, groceries are just one pull away. 
July 23, 2017 | 09:48 am GMT+7