Energy fight / Vietnamese woman’s journey from thermal plant admirer to environment prize winner

She has led the country’s fight against coal and convinced the government to increase the share of renewable energy.

Three Indian navy ships to pay five-day visit to Vietnam

The visit is part of the deployment of the Indian Navy's Eastern Fleet to Southeast Asia and the northwestern Pacific.

Vietnam plans etiquette code for social media users

The government is concerned about hate speech and toxic content on Facebook.

Question on the money / Vietnam’s planned environmental tax hike under scrutiny for lack of transparency

While industry experts worry about losses, economists demand to know how the tax money will be spent.

China agrees to import more from U.S., no sign of $200 billion figure

China would import more energy and agricultural commodities from the United States. 

Vietnam starts antitrust investigation into Uber-Grab deal

Competition authorities’ preliminary investigation found Grab has become a monopoly, with market share in Vietnam ...

Proposed environmental tax on coal would inflate electricity price: expert

The environmental tax is hoped to reduce Vietnam’s carbon emissions but industry experts worry it would undermine ...

Richest Thai businessmen's ventures in Vietnam

Thai investors have spent billions of U.S dollars buying stakes in Vietnam's leading beverage and construction ...

Guess what the Saigonese happily stand in line for: bubble milk

Hundreds of people queue from 6 p.m. every day just to get a cup of brown-sugar drink at this streetside shop.

When it rains / Perfect dishes to warm your stomach and soul in Saigon’s rainy season

When it's raining cats and dogs, yummy Vietnamese streetfood will surely put a smile on your face.

Guess what the Saigonese happily stand in line for: bubble milk

Hundreds of people queue from 6 p.m. every day just to get a cup of brown-sugar drink at this streetside shop.

In pictures: the best of Vietnam this week

Check out some of the most stunning Instagram photos hashtagged #vietnam and #everydayvietnam. 

V-pop star signs deal with top Korean music platform, praised across Asia

The prince of V-pop continues his impressive run after breaking YouTube record.

Snail cream, smelly fruit: Thai cosmetics, food firms tap into Chinese tourism boom

About 11 million Chinese tourists are expected to come to Thailand this year, up from just over 1 million in 2010.
 
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