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Canadian gold mining firm in multi-million dollar hole over unpaid taxes in Vietnam

Quang Nam Province has asked the environment ministry to shut down the gold mine.

Yellow blossoms glow in Central Vietnam

Yellow is the color of April and illuminates this small town thanks to the blooming sua flowers.

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

2 earthquakes set off an explosion near a hydropower plant.
February 27, 2017 | 12:02 am GMT+7

Diphtheria kills 2 in central Vietnam

The extremely contagious disease that was mostly eradicated in the country thanks to vaccination has made a comeback.
January 17, 2017 | 11:55 am GMT+7

Magnitude 3.4 earthquake strikes in central Vietnam

No casualties have been reported, but locals are getting shaky about increased seismic activity.
October 17, 2016 | 01:53 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's Prime Minister apologizes for motor cavalcade in ancient town

The move comes on the heels of a barrage of criticism on social media.
August 18, 2016 | 02:54 pm GMT+7

China denies Vietnamese fishing boats shelter on Paracel Islands

The islands are traditional fishing grounds for Vietnamese fishermen.
August 15, 2016 | 11:12 am GMT+7

Natural 'check-in' spots around Hoi An

Those who know Hoi An only miss the fun around it.
August 08, 2016 | 08:00 pm GMT+7

Cubism shines light on pottery studio

A stunning piece of architecture created to shelter art.
July 27, 2016 | 07:30 am GMT+7

Superstition drives woman on ill-fated search for gold

The wife of a police chief in the central province of Quang Nam spent two years and all of her money on a gold mine on the advice of a fortune-teller. The project ended up ...
April 28, 2016 | 08:12 am GMT+7

The story of Vietnam’s slum dog billionaires

Only four years after receiving billions of Vietnamese dong in compensation from a hydropower project, the number of poor households in a so called “billionaire’s village” has ...
April 20, 2016 | 07:19 am GMT+7

Four found dead at illegal gold mine

Four men died from inhaling toxic gas in an illegal gold mine in the central province of Quang Nam yesterday.
April 13, 2016 | 01:07 pm GMT+7

Le tour de Chicken rice: who holds the yellow jersey?

Once the prosperity indicator under Vietnam's subsidy period, chicken is among the most versatile ingredients used in Vietnamese cooking, pleasing the taste buds whether steamed, ...
April 08, 2016 | 08:04 am GMT+7

Sparing no expense on prosperity festival

People from a smallest ethnic minority group in Vietnam have upheld the tradition of spending hundreds of dollars - sometimes most of their savings - in a ritual ceremony to pray ...
April 06, 2016 | 03:28 pm GMT+7

Cham Sculpture Museum in Da Nang gets US$2 million facelift

Da Nang City will commence work on a project to restore and expand its Cham Sculpture Museum.
March 15, 2016 | 09:17 pm GMT+7