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Vietnam in good health despite high alcohol, tobacco consumption

Vietnam 11th healthiest country in the world, according to LetterOne, while other studies paint a picture of excesses.

80 percent of deaths from disease in Vietnam caused by lifestyle

Lifestyle diseases such as heart disease, diabetes and cancer are becoming an increasingly heavy burden for Vietnam, according to its health ministry.

Saigon gets in style for international fashion week

30 designers in and outside Vietnam showed off their latest and best costumes for spring and summer.
April 23, 2018 | 02:35 pm GMT+7

With bigger paycheck in sight, millennials lead job hopping trend in Vietnam

As Vietnam’s private sector is booming, millennials refuse to settle for an OK job. They want more.
April 23, 2018 | 07:40 am GMT+7

The lifestyle startup that helps brands better understand their consumers in Vietnam

WisePass has built a platform allowing brands to understand consumer behavior, monitor their market share and make smart investments.
January 22, 2018 | 09:00 am GMT+7

Hanoi's nudists bare all, defying social norms

Most of them have straightlaced day jobs and none care about skin diseases.​
December 19, 2017 | 04:23 pm GMT+7

Are young, urban Vietnamese spending too much?

Vietnamese Generation Z grew up during an economic boom; does it justify their 'urge to splurge'?
December 16, 2017 | 08:00 am GMT+7

Buy it with bitcoin in New York, but it's not cheap

Though its presence is growing, bitcoin use is still far from widespread at the storefront level.
December 03, 2017 | 10:19 am GMT+7

From grape to table, Dutch community toasts urban vines

As a high-speed train rattled past their heads, amateur Dutch winemakers were busy gathering the last of the season's grapes under a warm autumn sun in the heart of The Hague.
November 13, 2017 | 02:40 pm GMT+7

Life expectancy up 10 years thanks to better lifestyles: OECD

'Better health care has also helped.'
November 11, 2017 | 09:07 am GMT+7

A flashy stage show in the middle of a storm-ravaged city: Is Miss Universe Vietnam out of touch?

Typhoon Damrey has claimed at least 60 lives, but that wasn't enough to put off the beauty pageant's organizers.
November 07, 2017 | 04:17 pm GMT+7

Heartache for sale at Vietnam's ex-lovers market

'To all my ex-lovers, I'm sorry because I feel like we never really knew each other.'
November 05, 2017 | 02:00 pm GMT+7

China agency denies dead Russian model, 14, was overworked

'Most of her work was completed within eight hours. Her workload was moderate compared with other models,' said the agency.
October 30, 2017 | 02:28 pm GMT+7

'Idiots of the century' swim in baited croc trap

'This is incredibly stupid and dangerous behavior.'
October 24, 2017 | 08:46 am GMT+7

Fast fashion competition bursting at the seams in Vietnam

An increasingly wealthy population has global designer brands looking to stitch up the market.
October 23, 2017 | 08:16 pm GMT+7
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