Indian warships make port call in northern Vietnam

The visit aims to enhance relations, understanding and trust between the two countries' navies.

Value of education: Vietnamese teachers make a meager $100 a month

40 percent of teachers in a national survey said they would choose a different career if they had ...
September 23, 2017 | 03:33 pm GMT+7

Vietnam signs global treaty to ban nuclear weapons

Many countries have walked away from the ban, including nine nations believed to have nuclear ...
September 23, 2017 | 11:06 am GMT+7

Vietnamese bus driver returns lost wallet to Chinese tourist in central Vietnam

The wallet contained over $2,600, a bank card and important documents.
September 23, 2017 | 09:16 am GMT+7

Saigon employs private firm to pump water from flood-prone street

The system has proven it can cope with high tides, but how will it cope with the city's notorious ...
September 22, 2017 | 04:42 pm GMT+7

Girl’s body found two days after being washed down drain in Vietnam

The teenager slipped while trying to push her motorbike to safety during a heavy downpour.
September 22, 2017 | 04:19 pm GMT+7

Malaria superbug spreads from Cambodia to southern Vietnam: report

The evolution and transnational spread of the parasite lineage ‘is of international concern.’
September 22, 2017 | 03:47 pm GMT+7

This crumbling mess is why hundreds of Saigon vendors are protesting

Repair work has been delayed on the city's main wet market despite vendors paying authorities $9.5 ...
September 22, 2017 | 03:04 pm GMT+7

Captain Sidewalk told to tread carefully around diplomatic cars as cleanup campaign continues

Doan Ngoc Hai showed a rare moment of leniency on Thursday and simply issued a warning to the ...
September 22, 2017 | 10:54 am GMT+7

Vietnam speaks out on US documentary TV series 'The Vietnam War'

Vietnam's foreign ministry spokesperson hopes that 'the American people and filmmakers understand ...
September 22, 2017 | 08:07 am GMT+7

Air pollution cuts 1.16 years off life expectancy in Vietnam: study

Air quality in northern and central Vietnam is much worse than in the south, the study notes.
September 21, 2017 | 05:54 pm GMT+7

US denies visa to Vietnamese donor whose dying sister needs stem cell transplant

Time is running out but US immigration is refusing to budge, saying there is a risk the woman would ...
September 21, 2017 | 05:06 pm GMT+7

'Missing' Saigon ward leader fired after going AWOL for two months

Even his family doesn't have any information about his whereabouts.
September 21, 2017 | 03:56 pm GMT+7

Vietnam budget carrier to launch new route from Saigon to Phnom Penh

Vietjet's rapid expansion continues with domestic domination on the horizon. 
September 21, 2017 | 01:45 pm GMT+7