Party poopers: Vietnam considers tightening belt on extravagant welcomes for guests

No foreign booze while floral bouquets are reserved for top 'A-class' delegations, unless the guest is a woman.

Aisle or window? Bloody seat quarrel delays Vietnam Airlines flight

The heated argument got violent when one man punched another in the face.

Vietnamese backpackers, students getting ripped off for casual labor in Australia: survey

From fruit pickers to dish washers, most workers know they are earning way below the minimum wage.
November 21, 2017 | 04:08 pm GMT+7

New law looks to strip tour guides of freelance rights in Vietnam

If they want to continue working, they will have to take a salaried job or pay to join a new ...
November 21, 2017 | 03:11 pm GMT+7

4 premature infants die of septic shock at Vietnamese hospital: police

The newborns all died on the same morning, an incident the hospital’s director has described as ...
November 21, 2017 | 10:24 am GMT+7

Vietnamese women become largest source of foreign brides in South Korea

Statistics show the trend is being driven by the popularity of K-Pop and Korean soap operas in ...
November 20, 2017 | 04:40 pm GMT+7

Storm leaves trail of 'devastation' across Saigon

Falling trees have been crushing houses and severing power lines in Vietnam's largest city.
November 19, 2017 | 06:50 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese pilot among four dead in UK air crash

The Vietnamese major was on a training session when his helicopter collided with a plane.
November 19, 2017 | 05:55 pm GMT+7

Storm Kirogi weakens to tropical depression before making landfall in Vietnam

Vietnam's south-central coast is safe for now but flooding could still occur, forecasters say.
November 19, 2017 | 09:15 am GMT+7

Weekly roundup: New TPP, Trump's visit and shark fin soup, how hydropower plants scar Vietnam, and more

Revisit the week with top stories compiled by VnExpress International's editors.
November 19, 2017 | 08:51 am GMT+7

Heavy rain floods Saigon as Storm Kirogi approaches south-central Vietnam

Strong winds have uprooted trees while heavy rain has submerged many streets under 12 inches of ...
November 18, 2017 | 11:25 pm GMT+7

363 dead, missing in Vietnam this year amid poor weather forecasting: PM

Inaccurate forecasts and inadequate preparations have been blamed for huge damages from disasters ...
November 18, 2017 | 04:51 pm GMT+7

77-year old man sentenced to 3 years in jail for molesting two girls in southern Vietnam

But eyewitnesses said he sexually abused seven children.
November 18, 2017 | 11:57 am GMT+7

Vietnam unhappy with how Facebook handles requests to remove 'toxic' content

Google has been more cooperative on the matter as Vietnam holds on to plans for a home grown social ...
November 18, 2017 | 12:07 am GMT+7

Storm Kirogi heads toward south-central Vietnam

The new storm is expected to make landfall in south-central coast and affect Saigon on Sunday.
November 17, 2017 | 10:54 pm GMT+7