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Storm Podul to make landfall in central Vietnam Friday

Storm Podul is expected to hit provinces from Nghe An to Quang Binh with strong winds and heavy rains on Friday morning.

Province wants Phu Quoc named economic zone

Kien Giang authorities want the government to make Phu Quoc Island an economic zone pending the passage of the law on special economic zones.

Vietnam culls 1.7 million pigs as more provinces detect African swine fever

Soc Trang and Kien Giang in the Mekong Delta are the two latest localities where African swine fever has been detected in Vietnam.
May 27, 2019 | 03:36 pm GMT+7

Kien Giang’s pristine Hon Mau fishing island

Visitors to the village have a good time hanging out with the genial fishermen and enjoying fresh seafood.
February 18, 2019 | 08:14 am GMT+7

One missing, six injured as Pabuk sweeps past southern Vietnam

Torrential rains and strong winds triggered by storm Pabuk in several southern provinces have left at least one person missing and six others injured.
January 04, 2019 | 07:27 pm GMT+7

Phu Quoc casino gets nod, Vietnamese can gamble there

A Vingroup-invested firm has been allowed to include a casino in a hotel-amusement complex on Vietnam's largest island Phu Quoc.
November 22, 2018 | 06:16 pm GMT+7

Spanish man found dead in toilet on Phu Quoc Island

Police are investigating the death of a Spanish man who’d lived on Phu Quoc Island for 10 plus years.
November 22, 2018 | 08:01 am GMT+7

CNN picks Vietnamese island for enjoying autumn on a beach

A CNN advisory urges visitors to enjoy the fall on Vietnam’s sunny Phu Quoc Island.
September 12, 2018 | 11:38 am GMT+7

An ‘alien’ lands on Vietnamese beach

Residents of the southern province of Kien Giang are baffled by a creature they’ve never seen before.
August 14, 2018 | 10:40 am GMT+7

12 youth tricked into bonded labor rescued in Vietnam

Authorities in southern Vietnam are investigating a case of modern slavery after 12 victims were saved.
August 02, 2018 | 11:27 pm GMT+7

Rough seas strand thousands on southern Vietnam island

Ships have been ordered not to set sail as the third storm of the year approaches Vietnam, leaving thousands stranded on picturesque Phu Quoc Island.
July 18, 2018 | 08:14 am GMT+7

Mekong delta provinces want more funds to tackle erosion

Ca Mau and Kien Giang Provinces seek greater government assistance for building embankments and planting protective mangrove forests.
July 07, 2018 | 12:57 pm GMT+7

Two Vietnam beaches among world’s top 50

US News lists Nha Trang and Phu Quoc as great seaside spots with white sandy beaches and clear blue waters.
June 19, 2018 | 03:37 pm GMT+7

In Vietnam’s special economic zones, transparency should eclipse tax wavers: legislator

‘If the authorities are corrupt then unofficial fees can be even higher than tax and land lease fees.'
April 06, 2018 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Senior officials arrested for alleged involvement in PetroVietnam unit scandal

But the main suspect remains in hiding overseas.
April 02, 2017 | 11:39 am GMT+7
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