Drug users, sex workers arrested in downtown Saigon restaurant

In a predawn raid on a downtown restaurant, Saigon police arrested dozens of drug users and sex workers.

Relief as storm Bebinca weakens, Vietnam remains on alert

Typhoon Bebinca weakened into a tropical depression en route to Vietnam’s central region on Friday morning.

Poland detains 20 Vietnamese trying to enter illegally

Twenty Vietnamese were caught earlier this month trying to enter Poland from Lithuania by truck ...
09:58 am GMT+7

Vietnamese man gets 20 years in prison for 'overthrow’ attempt

A provincial court Thursday found a man guilty of 'activities aimed at overthrowing the people’s ...
08:08 am GMT+7

Corruption dwindling in Vietnam, asserts Party leader

Slowly but surely, corruption is being curbed in Vietnam, says Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu ...
07:53 am GMT+7

Vietnam mobilizes half a million people as Bebinca gets close

With typhoon Bebinca set to make landfall Friday morning, Vietnamese authorities are mobilizing all ...
August 16, 2018 | 11:39 am GMT+7

Two black bears held captive for bile released after 18 years in Vietnam

A man handed over two black bears to activists Tuesday, promising the animals a new life after 18 ...
August 16, 2018 | 09:42 pm GMT+7

Vietnam in last 16 with facile 2-0 win over Nepal at Asian Games

Vietnam's U23 team was never threatened as it comfortably won its second Asiad 2018 match against ...
August 16, 2018 | 06:57 pm GMT+7

Malaysia court rules N. Korea assassination trial can proceed

A court ruled Thursday to continue the trial of two women from Vietnam and Indonesia accused of ...
August 16, 2018 | 02:35 pm GMT+7

Vietnam to go all out in ‘decisive’ match vs Nepal

Vietnam’s football coach has called for maximum effort against Nepal to ensure team enters the next ...
August 16, 2018 | 01:33 pm GMT+7

HCMC’s District 1 seizes unattended dogs, fines owners

Authorities in Ho Chi Minh City's District 1 started capturing dogs they found without owners on ...
August 16, 2018 | 09:11 am GMT+7

Vietnam to cut civil servants by 5,510 next year

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved a plan to reduce the number of civil servants by 2 ...
August 16, 2018 | 08:20 am GMT+7

Startups in Vietnam should be pushed to take risks

Stepping out of comfort zones is not encouraged in Vietnam, and this needs to change.
August 16, 2018 | 07:32 am GMT+7

Body of Norwegian man found in river in central Vietnam

Police in Hue found the body of a Norwegian tourist in the Perfume River on Wednesday morning.
August 15, 2018 | 09:24 pm GMT+7

A sexual harasser gets the sack in Vietnam

A provincial official has been dismissed for sexual harassment months after being slapped on the ...
August 15, 2018 | 04:04 pm GMT+7
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