Vietnam should open borders now before it's too late

The Omicron variant could throw a wrench in Vietnam's plan to resume international flights, but some believe more delays will make it almost impossible for travel industries to recover.
READERS' VIEWS December 7, 2021 | 11:40 am GMT-8

It's not a child's duty to take care of their aging parents

Our children should not be our retirement plans. The best love we can give them is to let them live life to the fullest.
READERS' VIEWS December 2, 2021 | 02:43 pm GMT-8

To my single sisters in their 30s: We are not leftovers

Passive, conservative, picky… are what people label me for not getting married when I am supposed to.
READERS' VIEWS November 28, 2021 | 08:45 pm GMT-8

Noise, trash and traffic the biggest nuisances in Vietnam

What are the biggest nuisances of living in Vietnam? VnExpress International readers share some of the nuances that have been bugging them for a long time.
READERS' VIEWS November 25, 2021 | 09:00 pm GMT-8

Poor communication, inconsistencies make working for Vietnamese employer a pain

What are the biggest challenges of working for a Vietnamese company? VnExpress International readers provide some insights.
READERS' VIEWS November 22, 2021 | 09:00 pm GMT-8

Vietnamese love to body shame

"What have you been eating to get so fat? You're not gonna fit in that dress."
READERS' VIEWS November 19, 2021 | 09:00 pm GMT-8

When it comes to love, embrace your differences as strengths

I’ve been married to a Vietnamese woman for 13 years, and in a relationship with her for 15 years.
READERS' VIEWS November 17, 2021 | 09:00 pm GMT-8

Any relationship is difficult and the culture thing is just an excuse

Different culture and mindset can be a big problem in relationship, but wait until you find someone with a common goal, according to an insider.
READERS' VIEWS November 15, 2021 | 09:00 pm GMT-8

Cultural clash: Vietnamese, foreigner relationship a tough challenge

What are the pros and cons of a Vietnamese-foreigner relationship? Here are some thoughts from VnExpress International readers who have been there, done that.
READERS' VIEWS November 12, 2021 | 09:00 pm GMT-8

Let tourists be free inside Vietnam

As Vietnam plans to resume international flights and tourism, many say they will wait until the country is fully open.
READERS' VIEWS November 9, 2021 | 09:21 pm GMT-8

‘The people make Vietnam special’

The respect and kindness of the Vietnamese people, together with the exquisite street foods, are what make the country so attractive, foreigners say.
READERS' VIEWS November 6, 2021 | 07:28 am GMT-8

‘International tourists do not like tours and packages’

Vietnam’s plan to reopen international tourism gives hope, but the first phase comprising designated tours is not appealing.
READERS' VIEWS November 3, 2021 | 10:33 am GMT-8

Social media: Good or evil?

Some people think social media is a helpful modern tool, others believe it’s purely dangerous.
READERS' VIEWS November 2, 2021 | 11:20 am GMT-8

‘Let everyone back in’

As Vietnam prepares to reopen to international tourists, foreigners with families, partners in the country express frustration of waiting for their turns.
READERS' VIEWS October 30, 2021 | 09:21 am GMT-8

‘You need to open the schools now’

With schools closed for months, many have become impatient with online learning while some think it's safe to wait a little more.
READERS' VIEWS October 27, 2021 | 07:00 am GMT-8
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