Vietnam trade deficit more than triples in first 15 days

With FDI firms’ exports plunging, Vietnam's trade deficit more than tripled year-on-year in the first 15 days of 2019, approaching $1 billion.

A Saigon village exudes Tet fragrance

Le Minh Xuan Village makes millions of incense sticks, and villagers are at their busiest during Tet time.  

Vietnamese woman arrested in France for drug trafficking claims identity theft

A Vietnamese woman arrested last month at a French airport for drug trafficking claims she’s a victim of identity theft.

Vietnam’s startup potential lures international students, overseas Vietnamese

Founders of Wisepass, Base.vn and WeFit are educated overseas, drawn back to Vietnam by its startup potential.

What it feels like in a hospital ER in Vietnam

Staying calm however extreme the pressure and stress is the key, says an emergency doctor in Hanoi.

Most foreigners with fake admin documents in Cambodia are Vietnamese

Vietnamese nationals possessed 90 percent of all illegal administrative documents seized from foreigners in Cambodia ...

GrabFood heats up Vietnam’s food delivery market

Speed and technology have become potent ingredients in Vietnam’s sizzling food delivery market.

Coteccons reports 8 percent decline in profits

Construction giant Coteccons has reported an 8 percent fall in net profit last year, and blamed it on rising costs.

Generation Z motivates Vietnamese entrepreneurs to open bubble tea shops

More and more Vietnamese entrepreneurs are banking confidently on the popularity of bubble tea among the nation’s ...

Singaporean ride-hailing startup TADA launches in Vietnam

Singapore-based tech firm Mass Vehicle Ledger (MLV) launched its ride-hailing app TADA in Ho Chi Minh City Monday.

Vietnam liquor maker makes a loss, 4 years in a row

Nation’s leading liquor maker Halico has reported a loss of VND75 billion ($3.22 million) for 2018.

Votive paper manufacturer triples profits as people burn cash

An Yen Bai company that makes votive paper tripled its net profit to VND34.3 billion ($1.48 million) last year.

Vietnamese carriers launch flights from Saigon to new airport

Two Vietnamese airlines have launched flights between Ho Chi Minh City and the newly opened Van Don Airport.

When a modern house takes extra pains to be traditional

A house in a coastal village of northern Vietnam catches the eye with its creative design and use of local ...

Vietnamese carriers launch flights from Saigon to new airport

Two Vietnamese airlines have launched flights between Ho Chi Minh City and the newly opened Van Don Airport.

Beer on the rocks: a strong Vietnamese preference

About 75 percent of Vietnamese like to put ice cubes in their beer glasses, a survey has found.

The goddess who blesses businesses

Many believe that Ba Chua Kho, the presiding deity at a temple in Bac Ninh Province, will help their business ...

When Saigon youngsters bring out their pet reptiles

They meet in cafes with creatures as exotic as iguanas in tow to compare notes.

Jordan goal invalid, say experts and referees

Several football experts and referees say Jordan’s opening goal against Vietnam in Sunday’s Asian Cup match was ...

Asian media, football experts lavish praise on ‘giant killer’ Vietnam

Asian media and experts were all praise for Vietnam’s never-say-die spirit as they beat Jordan in the Asian Cup.

Jordan goal invalid, say experts and referees

Several football experts and referees say Jordan’s opening goal against Vietnam in Sunday’s Asian Cup match was ...

Vietnamese players keep their cool, then explode with joy

After fighting with their backs to their wall, Vietnamese players celebrated wildly after winning the penalty ...

Victory well deserved, say Vietnam, Jordan coaches

Coaches of both teams said Vietnam deserved to win the match against Jordan and enter the Asian Cup quarterfinals.

Nation goes gaga as Vietnam enters Asian Cup quarters

The Vietnamese men’s football team repaid the faith of its fans, beating Jordan to enter the Asian Cup ...
 
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