A photographer exposes Vietnam's ugly underbelly - marine pollution

Nguyen Viet Hung drove across the length and the breadth of the country's coast to document plastic waste polluting the sea. 

Vietnam is the 94th happiest country in the world

Vietnam ranks 94 out of 156 countries in terms of happiness, compared to the 95th last year, said a report ...

Photo in Vietnam not staged, Malaysian prize-winning lensman asserts

Edwin Ong Wee Kee has asserted that his $120,000 prize winning photo was taken spontaneously in ...
10:08 am GMT+7

Theater director wins piracy suit against entertainment company, compensation

A court has ruled that award-winning water stage musical Tinh Hoa Bac Bo (The Quintessence of ...
March 20, 2019 | 09:14 pm GMT+7

Where ginseng keeps ethnic minority people in rude financial health

From paying for house construction to everyday needs the Xe Dang people in south-central Vietnam ...
March 20, 2019 | 03:45 pm GMT+7

$120,000 Grand Prize winning photo captures controversy

The photographer’s claim of having stumbled upon a moment unplanned has failed to stand up to ...
March 20, 2019 | 12:33 pm GMT+7

British pop star shines in Cong Tri outfits on world tour

British pop star Rita Ora is wearing two outfits of Vietnamese designer Cong Tri during her 3-month ...
March 20, 2019 | 08:43 am GMT+7

HCMC theaters give up the ghost as modern entertainment takes over

The theaters in Vietnam’s biggest city are either closing down or dying a slow death, and music and ...
March 19, 2019 | 02:28 pm GMT+7

Photo of Vietnamese ethnic minority woman, children wins prestigious international award

The Grand Prize at the Hamdan International Photography Award in Dubai this year has been won by a ...
March 19, 2019 | 09:45 am GMT+7

Mekong Delta rope weaving families’ exodus to Saigon

Unable to earn enough in their hometown, they come to Saigon, rent some land and resume their ...
March 18, 2019 | 01:55 pm GMT+7

Hanoi to enjoy first ever Singapore festival

A festival celebrating Singaporean culture, including its vibrant art scene and culinary variety, ...
March 18, 2019 | 10:03 am GMT+7

Pianist Dang Thai Son to perform in HCMC this August

Renowned Vietnamese pianist Dang Thai Son will perform a Beethoven concerto with orchestra in Ho ...
March 17, 2019 | 12:52 pm GMT+7

Saigon celebrates international French cuisine fest again

Chefs from 51 restaurants will participate in French cuisine festival Goût de France this month.
March 16, 2019 | 10:44 am GMT+7

Vietnamese kids synchronously move Asia’s Got Talent audience

Vietnamese boy-girl duo Once Upon A Time perfectly executed an intricately choreographed piece to ...
March 16, 2019 | 08:29 am GMT+7

Vietnamese join #trashtag challenge with enthusiasm

Vietnamese have taken up the viral #trashtag challenge by posting ‘before and after’ photos of ...
March 15, 2019 | 05:00 pm GMT+7
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