Power shortage may pose a development challenge for Vietnam

Industry and Trade Ministry says many hurdles stand in the way of generating the power Vietnam needs to maintain a high growth rate.

The men who lorded over Vietnam's drug valley

Before two drug lords were gunned down by the police last month, Long Luong Commune had been a narcotics haven for over a decade.

Tax authorities flag worsening transfer pricing fraud by foreign firms

Abuse of transfer pricing by foreign companies in Vietnam is rising, becoming increasingly sophisticated and taking new forms, tax authorities said.

Fans party hard in Hanoi, Saigon as France wins World Cup in classic final

Supporters of the French national football team lived the World Cup dream again after 20 years.

A rescued bear basks in the sun

Three years after his rescue from an illegal trade, sun bear Murphy is happy as can be.

Vietnam police probe leaders of busted gambling ring for bribery

Two business honchos arrested in the recently busted $420 million gambling ring will also be investigated for bribery, ...

Vietnamese nurse who caused genital warts outbreak to face trial

A Vietnamese nurse can be prosecuted for providing unlicensed medical checks and treatment that caused infection to 103 ...

VIB issues bonds to raise capital ahead of Basel II

Vietnam International Bank plans to mobilize VND4.5 trillion ($200 million) in Tier 2 capital in 2018 by issuing inconvertible bonds.

Vietnam part of attractive Southeast Asian start-up scene

Investor says country highly promising even at nascent stage.

FLC Group invests $26 million more in Bamboo Airway

The airline’s charter capital now reaches more than $56 billion.

Vietnam stands to lose from trade war between big powers

The ongoing trade war between the U.S. and China could hurt Vietnam if it escalates and more countries adopt ...

Health gains unlikely from Vietnam tax on sweetened drinks: AmCham

Vietnam’s proposed tax on sugary drinks is not a proven measure for achieving stated aims, a top AmCham Vietnam ...

Why Hanoi's really cool no matter how hot it gets

Vietnam's capital city has a wide range of classic natural beverages that are tastier, healthier and cheaper than ...

Steamed chicken and seafood sans water

Steamed chicken has gleaming golden skin, juicy meat and natural sweetness, while steamed prawns and crabs have ...

Why Hanoi's really cool no matter how hot it gets

Vietnam's capital city has a wide range of classic natural beverages that are tastier, healthier and cheaper than ...

China's 'Dallas Buyers Club' is surprise box-office hit

'Dying to Survive' is being praised as a breath of fresh air in China's heavily censored cinema landscape.

Vietnam’s 2019 holiday plan includes 9-day Tet break

Only half of 2018 has passed, but Vietnamese citizens can begin planning their holidays for the next year.

Foreign fans imbibe World Cup spirit in Hanoi

In football crazy Vietnam, people from all over the world have bonded in an embrace of great gaiety. 
 
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