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Work spins into action at $80 mln wind power project in south-central Vietnam

The plant will be using the largest turbines ever to be installed in the country.

Sing, don't drink: Vietnam weighs banning booze in karaoke bars

Late night drinking dens may lose their core clientele if the ban is approved.

Vietnamese firms urge further cuts to customs red tape

'It's not just customs procedures; unofficial fees to complete administrative procedures quickly and conveniently are rife across all sectors.'
05:25 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's coffee prices leap-frog London, trade dull

The premiums quoted this week mark the first time since September 2016 Vietnamese beans have stood above London futures prices.
04:49 pm GMT+7

Is Cristiano Ronaldo moving to Vietnam?

It is believed that the soccer superstar has bought a Vietnamese home and is fascinated by the local culture.
04:23 pm GMT+7

Unnatural wonder: Public backlash over $9 mln archway into Vietnam's Ha Long Bay

The work was inspired by the marvelous bay, but many people have cringed at it.
03:42 pm GMT+7

Da Nang counts down to much-awaited fireworks shows

The central resort city expects the international festival to leave more than 100,000 visitors in awe.
03:14 pm GMT+7

In pictures: The best of Vietnam this week

Check out some of the most stunning Instagram photos of #Vietnam.
03:07 pm GMT+7

Tourism back on track in Vietnam’s pollution-hit provinces

The northern part of the central coast is gradually recovering from the country's worst-ever environmental disaster.
03:03 pm GMT+7

Gloria Jean's Coffees quits Vietnam after decade of slow-drip expansion

Tough competition has forced the Australian coffee franchise out.
02:45 pm GMT+7

Is Saigon's new gold street glittering enough for tourists?

Ho Chi Minh City has turned its 30-year-old jewelry corner in Chinatown into a potential tourism destination.
12:02 pm GMT+7

Ho Chi Minh City’s top leader faces the music for ‘serious violations’ at state energy giant

Punitive measures are likely for Dinh La Thang, Ho Chi Minh City’s Party chief, for mismanagement at PetroVietnam.
10:43 am GMT+7

Argentine tourist killed in traffic accident in Vietnam

The victim was traveling on motorbike through a mountainous area when the accident took place.
10:16 am GMT+7

Russian Navy ship group starts 5-day visit to Vietnam

The visit aims to enhance the countries’ comprehensive strategic partnership.
09:59 am GMT+7

Cancer haunts village in central Vietnam after claiming 40 lives

Polluted water is believed to be the reason behind the deadly disease.
April 27, 2017 | 10:00 pm GMT+7