Trump, Kim portraits portray aspiration for peace: Vietnamese artist

Tran Lam Binh began painting portraits of Trump and Kim on learning that their meeting could be held in Vietnam. 

Hanoi, Saigon, Hoi An among cheapest destinations in the world

A travel database confirms that three of Vietnam’s tourist hotspots are among most affordable in the world for backpackers.

Trump, Kim lookalikes turn heads on Hanoi streets

A pair of Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un impersonators took a walk in Hanoi and announced plans to taste local specialties.

Da Nang to hire Singaporean consultants for revising growth plans

Da Nang, Vietnam's third major city, plans to hire two Singaporean companies to make adjustments to its master plans.

Crumbling apartments put lives of Saigon residents at risk

Hundreds of households live in dangerously dilapidated apartments on the verge of collapse in District 4.

International media center set up for Trump-Kim summit

The Vietnam-Soviet Friendship Cultural Palace in Hanoi, which will serve as the media center during the North ...

Foreign reporters flock to Hanoi ahead of Trump-Kim summit

There is a media frenzy surrounding the North Koreans’ preparations for the summit between Kim Jong-un and U.S. ...

AirAsia unveils plans to begin international flights to Vietnam city

AirAsia will start flying from Kuala Lumpur and Bangkok to Can Tho in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta in the next few months.

4,000 households to be moved for Vietnam’s North-South Expressway

Almost 4,000 households will be relocated to make way for the North-South Expressway and funds will be allocated ...

Vietnamese airlines continue to be plagued by pilot shortage

With increasing demand for pilots as they expand, Vietnamese airlines have had to raise salaries, spend more on ...

Japanese retailer Muji set to enter Vietnam

Japanese household products and apparel chain Muji plans to open its first outlet in Ho Chi Minh City early next ...

Blue chips save Vietnam stock market blushes

Strong growth in blue chip stocks raised the VN-Index by 17 points Thursday despite most other stocks falling in ...

Visit the Hanoi Imperial Citadel for a ‘humble’ price

A UNESCO-recognized citadel in Hanoi is among 25 most affordable tourist sites in the world that cost $10 or less.

Hanoi Flag Tower stands proud after 200 years

At the heart of Vietnam’s capital stands a structure that survived both the French colonial and American wars.

Visit the Hanoi Imperial Citadel for a ‘humble’ price

A UNESCO-recognized citadel in Hanoi is among 25 most affordable tourist sites in the world that cost $10 or less.

In pictures: #Vietnam this week

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

Pu Mat biosphere reserve to charge entry fees

The Pu Mat National Park will start collecting entrance fees for several locations to help maintain the biosphere.

A food specialty that Nghe An has up its sleeve

Banh muot is similar to banh cuon in the north and banh uot in the south, but gourmets swear by the Nghe An twist.

Coach Park ‘tired’ of managing both senior and junior teams

Vietnam’s South Korean football coach, who manages both the senior and junior teams, said he would prefer to coach ...

Vietnam tops group at U22 AFF Championship, in semis

A goalless draw against Thailand has helped Vietnam to the top spot in group A at the U22 AFF Championship.

Coach Park ‘tired’ of managing both senior and junior teams

Vietnam’s South Korean football coach, who manages both the senior and junior teams, said he would prefer to coach ...

Vietnam advance to U22 AFF Championship semi-finals with Timor Leste win

Vietnam scored an easy 4-0 victory over Timor-Leste in their second group match to advance to the semi-finals of ...

Hanoi FC knocked out of AFC Champions League

A 1-4 defeat at the hands of Shandong Luneng on Tuesday means Hanoi FC cannot enter the AFC Champions League group ...

All eyes on Hai as AFC Champions League playoffs kick off

Vietnamese defender Nguyen Quang Hai has been named one of players to watch ahead of AFC Champions League playoffs.
 
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