S African girl dies during cycling tour in Vietnam’s Hoi An

The teenager reportedly collapsed after saying that she was tired from half an hour of cycling.

Body of man thought to be Vietnamese sailor kidnapped by Abu Sayyaf found

The Philippine militant group abducted six Vietnamese sailors last year, and three have already been confirmed dead.

Stalled train / Chinese contractor asks to further delay Hanoi's first sky train

Unresolved loan disbursement issues from the Chinese government continue to hold back construction.

World Bank raises Vietnam’s growth forecast for 2017

Stronger domestic demand and robust export-oriented manufacturing are driving Vietnam’s economy.

Bitcoin futures rocket past $18,000; Asian shares buoyant

The most-traded contract on the Chicago-based CBOE Global Markets exchange XBTc1 opened at $15,460 in New York on ...

Vietnam plans to raise over $570 million through IPOs in energy firms

The three share sales are expected within three months, the government said.

Bitcoin makes muted stock exchange debut at $15,000

Cryptocurrency Bitcoin made its debut on a major bourse Sunday, opening at $15,000 per unit at the Chicago board ...

Global brewers line up bids for Vietnam's Sabeco sale: sources

The auction of up to 54 percent of Sabeco offers brewers access to a fast-growing market with a youthful ...

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' premieres with tribute to late Carrie Fisher

The actress, who played Princess Leia, died at age 60 last December after completing her work on 'The Last Jedi.'

Warding off the winter cold with a glass of hot soy milk in Vietnamese mountain retreat

‘The drinks aren't that special but there are lots of people. It feels warm.’

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' premieres with tribute to late Carrie Fisher

The actress, who played Princess Leia, died at age 60 last December after completing her work on 'The Last Jedi.'

School festival celebrates culture and charity in Hanoi

The BIS Hanoi International Festival 2017 raised approximately VND120 million for the school’s charity projects.

The urge to splurge / Vietnam's Generation Z may not make much money, but they have a weakness for eating out

To make their decision on where to eat out, these internet-savvy post-millennials still prefer word of mouth to ...

Saudi gov't to acquire most expensive painting ever sold, Leonardo da Vinci's 'Salvator Mundi'

Saudi bought the most painting ever sold. 'We own it,' the official said.
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