A Saigon village exudes Tet fragrance

Le Minh Xuan Village makes millions of incense sticks, and villagers are at their busiest during Tet time.  

The best way to hunt down rats? Put a price tag on them

Farmers in a central Vietnam commune were offered a financial inducement to catch the pesky rodents that were ...

Here is how your beloved bamboo straw is made

If single-use plastic straws cause you angst, this one is for you.
January 22, 2019 | 06:20 pm GMT+7

These banana leaf wrap fermented pork rolls are the sausage of your dream

Introducing Thanh Hoa grilled fermented pork sausage (Nem Nuong Thanh Hoa).
January 22, 2019 | 09:30 am GMT+7

In the Year of the Pig, golden pigs for prosperity

Golden pig statute kicks off Tet holiday decor market in 2019.
January 21, 2019 | 08:15 pm GMT+7

'Not today': Vietnamese football players chant on Asian Cup knockout victory

Vietnam's men national football team have become the only one in Southeast Asia to advance to the ...
January 21, 2019 | 05:08 pm GMT+7

AFC Asian Cup highlights: Vietnam beat Jordan 4-2 on penalties

Vietnam advance to the quarterfinals of Asian Cup 2019 after winning an intense knockout game ...
January 20, 2019 | 11:51 pm GMT+7

Da Nang vendors turn multilingual to boost business

Da Nang City is offering free foreign language classes to night market vendors.
January 20, 2019 | 12:32 pm GMT+7

This Hanoi man owns over 100 vintage French bicycles

Collecting antique Peugeot bicycles has been a two-decade-long passion for this man in the ...
January 18, 2019 | 09:10 pm GMT+7

Spring’s in Hanoi, time for peach blossom photo ops

You know spring’s coming to Hanoi when people flock to peach gardens to take photos with the pink ...
January 17, 2019 | 09:01 pm GMT+7

AFC Asian Cup highlights: Vietnam beat Yemen 2-0

With two goals scored from a free kick and a penalty in the last group stage match, Vietnam might ...
January 17, 2019 | 08:36 am GMT+7

Son Tra Peninsula a landslide wreck month after record rainfall

A month on, Da Nang is yet to recover the battering it took from record downpours last December.
January 16, 2019 | 08:10 pm GMT+7

Measles is back in HCMC, doctors blame failure to get vaccinated

Ho Chi Minh City is in the grip of a measles epidemic.
January 16, 2019 | 04:22 pm GMT+7

Meet Thai Son, winner of the 2018 Asia Beatbox Championship

Listen to the 26-year-old from Quang Tri Province talk about his passion and journey to the title.
January 15, 2019 | 08:29 pm GMT+7

Sand mining threatens a way of life in Vietnam

An appetite for sand from Vietnam's Mekong river has meant costly consequences for residents living ...
January 15, 2019 | 08:59 am GMT+7
go to top