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No, it’s not pho. A Khmer woman has made a difference

The Vinh Trung noodle soup stands apart from the rest – the rice and the broth make it deliciously different.

Five destinations that capture a tourist’s heart in An Giang

An Giang is at its most beautiful during the rainy season with its mighty mangrove forests, unique floating ...

Mekong Delta gets a high travel recommendation

The US' Business Insider names the Mekong Delta in Vietnam as a “one-of-a-kind” destination for year-end travel.
October 18, 2018 | 02:49 pm GMT+7

Farmers as strong as bulls race oxen in Khmer fest

A Khmer tradition, the Bay Nui Ox Racing Tournament requires contestants to be physically strong and tactically smart.
October 13, 2018 | 09:17 am GMT+7

Mekong Delta sinking as groundwater gets depleted

The Mekong Delta is subsiding faster than the rise in sea level, causing urban flooding, and humans are to blame.
October 11, 2018 | 08:00 pm GMT+7

A giant bread in Vietnam among world’s 15 weirdest foods

A meter long bread in An Giang has caught global attention as one of the world’s most bizarre foods.
October 10, 2018 | 10:29 am GMT+7

These giant loaves in Mekong Delta are the real super bread

Each weighs at least 3.5kg.
October 09, 2018 | 07:32 pm GMT+7

S Korean contractor slammed for delay in opening major Vietnam bridge

Authorities have criticized a South Korean contractor’s "disrespectful" attitude as it delays work on a major bridge in southern Vietnam.
October 04, 2018 | 05:08 pm GMT+7

October adds luster to Vietnam’s destinations

Many of Vietnam’s popular destinations become more alluring in the month of October, the Condé Nast Traveler says.
September 22, 2018 | 07:11 pm GMT+7

100-year-old house in Mekong Delta defies time

Doc Phu Hai’s house, an example of western architecture meeting eastern culture, still retains its charm after more than 100 years.
September 10, 2018 | 10:57 am GMT+7

22 escaped drug addicts caught in Vietnam

Of 38 drug addicts who escaped Wednesday night from a Dong Thap rehabilitation center, 22 have been caught.
September 07, 2018 | 10:55 am GMT+7

Another Vietnamese man held on anti-state propaganda charges

Dong Thap police have detained a member of a resistance organization for posting anti-state propaganda on social media.
September 05, 2018 | 02:50 pm GMT+7

Five moon bears rescued from Vietnam farm after 20 years of captivity

Animal welfare charity organization Animals Asia has released five moon bears held captive in cages for two decades at a farm in the Mekong Delta.
August 30, 2018 | 02:46 pm GMT+7

Vietnam’s Mekong quandary: settling the sediment issue

As the biggest loser, Vietnam has to use its influence to limit dam damage on Mekong Delta, says Mekong specialist Richard Cronin.
August 07, 2018 | 10:57 am GMT+7

Vietnamese women join slingshot vigilantes to fight sand thieves

Three women are in the forefront as slingshot wielding teams patrol the Tien River and fight dangerous sand thieves.
August 06, 2018 | 10:30 am GMT+7
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