Vietnam prosecutes bank officials in corruption crackdown

The sweeping crackdown continues after making global headlines. 

Should Vietnam build a cable car system in its cave kingdom?

We invite readers to debate the pros and cons of a cable car project and mass tourism in Phong Nha-Ke Bang ...

Vietnamese babysitter arrested after being captured slapping eight-week-old baby

Security camera footage shows the baby girl being hit multiple times in the face, head and back.
11:47 am GMT+7

Disgraced leader's fall from grace complete as Da Nang kicks him out of legislature

Nguyen Xuan Anh was dismissed as chairman of the municipal legislature two months after being ...
11:40 am GMT+7

Vietnamese boxer wins historic WBC Asia Super Flyweight title

He knocked out his Indonesian opponent in just 45 seconds to become the first Vietnamese boxer to ...
10:09 am GMT+7

Vietnam wins first gold medal at intn'l science contest for junior students

None of the Vietnamese students left the contest empty-handed.
09:00 am GMT+7

Uber driver assaults angry female passenger in Hanoi: report

The woman slammed the door after he forced her to walk home, so he chased after and punched her.
November 23, 2017 | 11:39 am GMT+7

Saigon woman denied visa to visit dying father in US

This is not the first time U.S. visa controversy has grabbed headlines in Vietnam.
November 23, 2017 | 10:03 am GMT+7

Saigon's mayor says prolonged meetings are a waste of time

In order to reduce the number of meetings, more meetings will have to be held first.
November 22, 2017 | 05:49 pm GMT+7

$1 billion plan taxis onto runway to upgrade int’l airports in Vietnam

Aviation agencies want more money for new terminals and runways near top tourist destinations.
November 22, 2017 | 04:34 pm GMT+7

Australia, SE Asia join forces to choke militant financing

The creation of the alliance is the latest effort to enhance regional cooperation against militants.
November 22, 2017 | 03:06 pm GMT+7

Vietnam plans to ‘basically’ complete trans-national expressway by 2021

The entire 2,000-km North-South Expressway is set to be finished by 2025.
November 22, 2017 | 02:38 pm GMT+7

School leaders arrested for stealing 6 tons of rice from poor students in northern Vietnam

The principal and vice principal allegedly sold the rice and pocketed the money.
November 22, 2017 | 10:48 am GMT+7

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 ...
November 22, 2017 | 10:32 am GMT+7

Aisle or window? Bloody seat quarrel delays Vietnam Airlines flight

The heated argument got violent when one man punched another in the face.
November 21, 2017 | 05:07 pm GMT+7