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Amid the exodus, lone Rohingya children face dangers in camps

'We are very sad without our parents and feel very lonely,' said a child.

3.5 million refugee children don't attend school: UN

It was only a slight improvement over the previous year, when the figure was 3.7 million.

The more kids the merrier? Not for parents in Saigon

The cost of raising one child is pushing the limit for many families in the city with the country's lowest birth rate.
September 06, 2017 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

Perilous river crossing makes first day at school nerve-racking in northern Vietnam

The image is a stark reminder of the massive gap in education opportunities and insufficient support for children. 
September 05, 2017 | 10:00 am GMT+7

Doctors separate rare case of twins conjoined at pelvis in Vietnam

It is only the 29th time on medical records such procedure has been performed worldwide.
August 30, 2017 | 02:09 pm GMT+7

School kids take on raging river to get to school in northern Vietnam

Try swapping the school bus for a bamboo raft in the northern province of Dien Bien.
August 20, 2017 | 04:31 pm GMT+7

Sierra Leone mourns 100 children among dead in massive flooding

With 600 people still missing in Freetown, President Ernest Bai Koroma described the humanitarian challenge ahead as 'overwhelming.'
August 17, 2017 | 10:04 am GMT+7

One in five children in developed world in relative poverty: UN

'Governments in all countries need to take action to ensure the gaps are reduced and progress is made.'
June 15, 2017 | 01:50 pm GMT+7

Road injuries remain top killer of Vietnam's teenagers, WHO says

‘Every year in Vietnam lives of thousands of families are torn apart by the loss of a child to a road accident.'
May 22, 2017 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

Children stop tourists, beg for gifts in northern Vietnam

Drivers say the kids caught them off guard on a winding mountain pass.
May 04, 2017 | 02:17 pm GMT+7

Children pay the price in Afghan conflict: UN

From January to March, 210 children were killed.
April 27, 2017 | 05:21 pm GMT+7

Child abuse cases prompt Vietnamese province to install cameras in kindergartens

Intensive mainstream and social media reports have prompted officials to intervene following a rising number of child sexual and physical abuse cases.
April 18, 2017 | 02:31 pm GMT+7

How Phu My Hung's best-selling development gears towards its 'little residents'

Phu My Hung's best-selling Saigon South Residences is designed to provide a safe environment for children to learn and grow. 
March 22, 2017 | 10:32 am GMT+7

How to raise financially savvy kids

Personal finance guru Beth Kobliner, who authors 'Make Your Kid a Money Genius (Even if You're Not),' spoke with Reuters about how to equip kids with money smarts.
February 08, 2017 | 10:46 am GMT+7

Vietnamese parents shocked over adult content in YouTube videos for children

The channel has responded by blocking all Vietnamese subscribers.
January 18, 2017 | 02:54 pm GMT+7