Vietnam launches Zero Hunger program

National action program seeks to reduce malnutrition, increase food security.

Vietnam’s Coffee King comes down from the mountain

CEO of Trung Nguyen Coffee put in an unannounced appearance and asked company staff to ‘revolutionize’ themselves.

Hue lists French architectural heritages for conservation

27 buildings and structures from the French colonial area , but preservation plans yet to be finalized.

Vietnam's SEZ protests, the causes and the results

A look back at the headline-grabbing demonstrations in Vietnam over the special economic zones bill.

Killer of Vietnamese girl in Japan faces death

Accused has insisted his innocence, put prosecution claims DNA evidence proves his guilt.

Vietnamese man found dead in US custody

Huy Chi Tran is the seventh person to die in U.S. immigration custody since last October.

Rooting for an organic wonder in central Vietnam

The ‘Vietnamese ginseng,’ grown in sylvan surroundings in Quang Nam Province, can fetch up to $4,400 per kilogram.

Vietnam stock market falls from 1,000 points again

Latest drop is attributed to supply exceeding demand.

Smuggled sugar a bitter blow for domestic mills in Vietnam

Factories in Vietnam unable to compete against sugar smuggled from Thailand in large quantities, industry insiders ...

Vietnam’s renewable energy yet to get wind in its sails

The target of 800 and 6,000 megawatts of wind power by 2020 and 2030 looks beyond reach.

Transport pie / Grabbing Grab’s share a tough ask in Vietnam

Local ride-hailing firms lack deep pockets needed to out-incentivize market leader Grab.

Facebook, Google okay with Vietnam’s cybersecurity law: official

Representatives of tech giants raised no objections and said they would modify their strategies according to the ...

A heady fragrance brews as lotuses bloom in Hanoi

Connoisseurs insist that the best lotus tea needs flowers from the West Lake area.

Chinese parents-to-be seek more fertile ground abroad

China only has some 400 licensed IVF clinics, with 12 pct of childbearing population unable to conceive naturally.

A heady fragrance brews as lotuses bloom in Hanoi

Connoisseurs insist that the best lotus tea needs flowers from the West Lake area.

‘Sweet somethings’ make for a cool summer fest in Vietnam

The streets bustle with people shopping for dishes specially made for the summer cleansing festival.

A spiritual high: Tallest bell tower in Saigon

Xa Loi stands out as a pagoda that carries modern achitectural influences.

Webcam slavery: tech turns Filipino families into cybersex child traffickers

'I was forced to do things you could not imagine a 16-year-old having to endure.'
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