Two dead, two missing as flash floods ravage northern Vietnam

Heavy downpours trigger floods and landslides, paralysing traffic and isolating towns and villages.

22 more people arrested for investigation into disrupting public order in Vietnam

Some of the accused told the police they’d been given money to participate in the protests.

Chinese vessel sinks off Vietnam’s northern coast

Crew rescued but oil spill and frozen meat cargo threaten marine environment off the coast of Quang Ninh province.

Vietnamese Australian, 4 others face drug trafficking charges

Luu So Qui and accomplices produced and traded over 3kg of heroin meant for the Australian market.

Chinese duo get 4 years in jail for using fake bank cards

Saigon shop staff tipped off the police about two men trying to buy expensive phones.

Vietnam busts another multi-million dollar online gambling ring

The 12bet portal allegedly drew thousands of Vietnamese players with bets worth over $26 million.

Soft drinks set to give Vietnam very hard time

WHO rings alarm bells, saying skyrocketing consumption can trigger obesity epidemic and attendant health risks.

Stampede: Imports driving Vietnam cattle farmers out of business

Dealers are putting pressure on local farmers to sell their cows at a low price because of abundantly available imported beef. 

Uber and Saigon tax man still at odds

City says Uber has to pay millions of U.S dollars in back taxes, ride-hailing firm says it is not subject to ...

Southeast Asia’s largest solar project to be built in Vietnam

The $420 million project, a Thailand-Vietnam joint venture, is set to open for commercial use in June 2019.

Vietnam slams brakes on GrabTaxi plan to expand operations

The ride-hailing firm said the GrabTaxi should be allowed to operate nationwide.

Higher oil prices boost profits for Vietnam’s PV Gas

The energy giant has reported strong increases in half-year earnings as oil has traded at higher than expected ...

Get these dishes on your side

Fermented or marinated veggies are perfect summer antidotes to hot, greasy dishes.

War, wine and wonders: hopefuls vie for place on UNESCO heritage list

The gathering comes at a sensitive time for UNESCO, as the organization scrambles for funding following the ...

Get these dishes on your side

Fermented or marinated veggies are perfect summer antidotes to hot, greasy dishes.

Saigon in the 60s: a black and white portrayal

French photographer famous for his wartime work also captured peaceful scenes from daily life.

Sex, gender and social change: Cambodian blogger tackles taboos

'A Dose of Cath' tackles finer points of sex education, women's health and gender imbalances.

In pictures: the best of Vietnam this week

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