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.

Five families evacuated in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta amid rising erosion risk

Just five days earlier, land erosion in Ca Mau Province sank three houses and badly damaged another.

Disaster-prone cable drags internet in Vietnam again

Third time that the AAG has ruptured this year, following breaks in January and May.

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 say.

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 ...

No betting on World Cup matches in Vietnam

Sports betting is legal, but a betting operator has not been selected for premier football event.

Vietnam prices ease from multi-year highs, India rice rates nudge up

Vietnamese rice fell this week after climbing to the highest since January 2012 the week before.

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.'

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.'

Bucket list / Why some places in Vietnam have become leading haunts

A brief look at six must visit places listed by recent Rough Guides video.

Mount Everest, the high-altitude rubbish dump

'There is just not enough monitoring at the high camps to ensure the mountain stays clean.'

International marathon to showcase Hanoi landmarks

Vietnam's capital city wants to use charity run to spotlight its history and old world charms.
 
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