Vietnam’s home birth trend goes against medical, animal and anthropological studies

Irresponsible mothers are embracing the dangerous practice and disregarding medical care.

Horrors of Vietnam War linger among former enemies without true recognition of the past

To build a true future of peace, it's time South Korea and the U.S. took responsibility for their actions.

Economist calls for end to negative sentiment against Vietnam's super-rich

'The presence of affluent people is necessary for a society to develop.'
March 13, 2018 | 05:41 pm GMT+7

We still portray transgender people as flirty and bitchy in films. Time for a retake

It takes bravery to build a main transgender character on screen, but the stereotypes linger.
March 05, 2018 | 03:24 pm GMT+7

The greatest cave on Earth can't speak, so we need to give it a voice

At 2-5 million years old, Son Doong was born long before humans came to existence. Let it live ...
March 02, 2018 | 08:51 am GMT+7

'Happy New Year!', with a bittersweet smile

How a song by Swedish group ABBA reveals a turbulent period of Hanoi history.
February 19, 2018 | 07:41 pm GMT+7

It's complicated: When a Vietnamese woman meets a foreign man

What one culture considers normal may be seen as cheating by another. 
February 14, 2018 | 08:46 pm GMT+7

Inside the growing backlash against China

Modern China has never faced simultaneous suspicion of its motives and objectives in both the West ...
January 12, 2018 | 09:38 am GMT+7

There’s a better way to unite Europe

2018 will be a deciding year for the old continent. 
January 06, 2018 | 08:57 am GMT+7

There’s a thin line between noble gratitude and bribery. Free markets will sort out the latter

Corruption in Vietnam thrives in a system which still carries heavy influences from the planned ...
January 05, 2018 | 12:13 pm GMT+7

Making sense of North Korea's hacking strategy: Commentary

North Korea has consistently used cyber attacks such as WannaCry as a distraction from its nuclear ...
December 22, 2017 | 09:38 am GMT+7

Commentary: In Brexit Britain, economic gravity will take its toll

Blame economic gravity for that.
December 12, 2017 | 09:55 am GMT+7

Commentary: From Guernica’s ruins, a lesson in fake news

The nationalists’ efforts to blame the victims was believed because those who swallowed it wished ...
December 09, 2017 | 09:35 am GMT+7

The driver taking the rap for Vietnam’s toll station protest

In this conflict, someone must be to blame, and if it's not the officials who approved the station ...
December 05, 2017 | 12:55 pm GMT+7

Will Trump’s anti-Muslim tweets destroy US-UK special relationship?

In the short term, the relationship will tremble.
December 02, 2017 | 08:42 am GMT+7
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