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Why Vietnam can’t hold back Facebook

Unlike China, Vietnam has embraced Facebook, with plans for creating a homegrown rival courting skepticism.

Vietnam withdraws five war era songs pending review

The five songs remain popular in Vietnamese communities overseas. 

Uncut '50 Shades Darker' would be 'too pornographic' for Vietnamese: official

The Cinema Department explains why the erotic film has to be censored, even after an adult-only rating was given.
February 18, 2017 | 10:53 am GMT+7

Is ‘50 Shades’ still too sexy for Vietnamese moviegoers?

The erotic series once again faced a release hiccup in Vietnam, where censors are known for being tough with steamy scenes.
February 10, 2017 | 03:58 pm GMT+7

Vietnam adopts new film system with 18+ rating

The country will allow profanity, sex and violence that is deemed audience appropriate.
December 30, 2016 | 04:17 pm GMT+7

Facebook to allow more graphic news

Just last month, Facebook was criticized for censoring the historical Vietnam War photo of the Napalm Girl. 
October 23, 2016 | 05:52 pm GMT+7

Facebook reinstates Vietnam War-era photo after outcry over censorship

Facebook reinstates the photo of a naked girl fleeing a napalm attack after its removal pitted it against Norway's prime minister.
September 10, 2016 | 06:16 am GMT+7