North Korea in the fall: Surreal photos of the secretive state taken by a Vietnamese tourist

No awe-inspiring mass dance performances or military parades in Pyongyang. Ngo Quang Minh turned his lens on the countryside of North Korea in the ...

Saigon pagoda gets a facelift to give new home to relics of Buddhist monk who set himself on fire

Take a look at at a 35-ton copper statue in this revamped place of worship. 

Vietnam approves Alibaba's online payment platform: reports

With more and more Chinese tourists arriving, why not encourage them to spend more?
November 15, 2017 | 03:22 pm GMT+7

Saigon says delayed first river bus will launch in late November

The city has repeatedly kept passengers waiting on the dock, and no one knows if this latest ...
November 12, 2017 | 04:46 pm GMT+7

Da Lat tells tourists to be ‘decent’ and ‘civilized’

The purchase of undocumented goods and wildlife products in Da Lat is deemed 'inappropriate' ...
November 12, 2017 | 04:17 pm GMT+7

APEC first ladies tour UNESCO town in Vietnam

Spouses of APEC leaders take a stroll through the beloved ancient town of Hoi An near the summit ...
November 11, 2017 | 02:56 pm GMT+7

Spanish traveler dies after driving motorbike off Vietnamese mountain pass

The victim apparently lost control of his motorbike on one of Vietnam's most dangerous passes.
November 10, 2017 | 02:27 pm GMT+7

3 Vietnamese cities named among the most visited in the world

Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi and Ha Long all made it into the world's top 100 for international arrivals.
November 09, 2017 | 03:45 pm GMT+7

Top tourist town Hoi An left in a mess as typhoon water recedes in central Vietnam

Garbage and mud need to be cleaned up before the town welcomes APEC visitors this weekend.
November 09, 2017 | 01:54 pm GMT+7

Take a look at where Vietnam is hosting the most important event of APEC 2017

A resort on the famous Son Tra Peninsula has been chosen for the APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting.
November 09, 2017 | 11:46 am GMT+7

Saigon transformed by the slow dance of fog

It’s a luxury to wake up to a cool breeze, fog and warm morning light, so if you're in the city at ...
November 08, 2017 | 10:00 am GMT+7

New expressway to cut travel time from Hanoi to Ha Long Bay by half

Road trips from Vietnam’s capital to the famous bay will be slashed to one and a half hours.
November 07, 2017 | 10:49 am GMT+7

'We like Paris but are a bit scared,' Chinese tourists say after muggings

A group of 40 Chinese was robbed in a Paris hotel parking lot. Beijing urges France to do more for ...
November 07, 2017 | 09:49 am GMT+7

What Da Nang and Hoi An are serving up for their APEC guests

When all the talking is done, the two sweethearts of central Vietnam have prepared something for ...
November 06, 2017 | 03:13 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese province holds fast to plan to build controversial cable car in cave kingdom

A Quang Binh official claims the public support the plan, but stops short of who or how many people ...
November 01, 2017 | 01:01 pm GMT+7
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