12 die as heavy rains lash Nha Trang City

At least 12 Nha Trang residents have died in heavy rains triggered by the Toraji storm turned tropical depression.

HCMC gets serious about sorting its trash

Vietnam’s biggest city will have all families separate organic and inorganic waste after 2020 and fine those who fail to do so.

Toraji devolves into tropical depression off central Vietnam coasts

Storm Toraji has devolved into a tropical depression Sunday morning, weather experts say.

Vietnamese youth starting to drink way too early

Forty four percent of Vietnamese students have their first drink before they are 14. Experts warn this can facilitate addiction.

188 kids, three teachers hospitalized after lunch in Hanoi kindergarten

Two Hanoi hospitals admitted 188 children and three teachers with food poisoning symptoms between last Wednesday and ...

79,000 Vietnamese HIV patients in danger without treatment

Vietnam has managed to treat just 84 percent of its HIV patients. Thousands of infected citizens are in dire danger.

Two Saigon cops face prosecution after man dies in custody

Investigators of Vietnam’s top prosecution agency arrested two HCMC police officers Friday for beating a suspect to ...

Hanoi revives $500 million horse racing, entertainment complex

A $500 million complex including horse racing in Soc Son District is off the shelf after 10 years.

Few passengers, but trains provide key public service

Many train routes in Vietnam are suffering heavy losses with few passengers; nevertheless, they serve a crucial ...

Bamboo Airways plans a year-end take off

Bamboo Airways, Vietnam's newest airline, is expected to make its maiden flight on Dec. 29, its founder said ...

Fast food in free fall? Vietnamese prefer full service eateries

A survey has found full service restaurants outshining the quick service segment in Vietnam since 2017’s third ...

Foreign names dominate Vietnam’s high-end home interiors market

Foreign home interior brands and designers are present in force and dominating the increasingly affluent ...

For towering Saigon youth, daily life’s a tall order

2.2m tall, Tran Ngoc Tu can’t stand erect or sleep in buses and trains, or shop normally for clothes.

Vietnam a favorite escape from South Korean winter

Vietnam is the most popular Southeast Asian destination among South Koreans this winter, the Yonhap reports.

For towering Saigon youth, daily life’s a tall order

2.2m tall, Tran Ngoc Tu can’t stand erect or sleep in buses and trains, or shop normally for clothes.

In pictures: the best of Vietnam this week

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

Top 10 Da Lat dishes you should not miss

Mini pancakes, shumai baguette and avocade ice cream are among the most popular foods for travellers in the  ...

Saigon streets suffer graffiti damage

If these walls could talk, they would surely beg these vandals for mercy.
 
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