Logistics nightmare as trucks stuck for hours at Vietnam’s biggest port

Tailbacks of up to 4km have stranded truck drivers on the highway in and out of Cat Lai Port. 

Hundreds of workers besiege Saigon garment factory to demand wages

Desperate workers and their children are holding out for payment ahead of the Lunar New Year.
January 15, 2018 | 06:41 pm GMT+7

An architectural gem hidden in the heart of Saigon

The house was built for one of the richest men in the city nearly a century ago.
January 15, 2018 | 03:54 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese gov’t worker takes on puncture scammers with DIY nail sweeper

Metal objects scattered on the roads by contriving repairmen are being sucked up by this magnetic ...
January 14, 2018 | 04:31 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's tollgate crisis sees no end in sight. Here's why

Protests at BOT toll stations have been lingering for almost a year, with the latest hotspots being ...
January 13, 2018 | 09:13 pm GMT+7

Dip your beak at this Saigon duck noodle restaurant that opens for just an hour a day

Duck meat lovers have been in a flap about this alley eatery for decades.
January 13, 2018 | 04:21 pm GMT+7

Going underground: A glimpse at life during the Vietnam War with a tour around Cu Chi Tunnels

The famous tunnel network survived intense bombings by the U.S. during the Vietnam War.
January 11, 2018 | 09:12 am GMT+7

Get your claws into a crab-induced food coma in Saigon

Prepare to shell out for a sweet treat of Saigon.
January 10, 2018 | 09:44 am GMT+7

Purchasing class: The making of a Vietnamese 'modern lady'

While finishing schools in the West are falling into decline, Vietnam is seeing rising demand for ...
January 09, 2018 | 11:21 am GMT+7

Oprah awards speech sparks talk of White House run

Actress and media mogul Oprah Winfrey has ignited buzz about a possible presidential run in 2020 ...
January 09, 2018 | 09:11 am GMT+7

Meet the Vietnamese man who puts the spark into giant candles

He holds the record for making the biggest candles in the country.
January 08, 2018 | 12:31 pm GMT+7

Earth to see first blue moon eclipse since 1866

Earth will witness its first blue moon total lunar eclipse in over a century at the end of January, ...
January 07, 2018 | 07:47 am GMT+7

Two planes collide on the tarmac of Toronto's Pearson Airport

An explosion caused by two planes colliding at Toronto's Pearson Airport worries passengers and ...
January 06, 2018 | 03:13 pm GMT+7

Deadly explosion in Vietnam begs question why recycling bullets became a village craft

Quan Do Village has been known for recycling old bullets for years and the recent fatal explosion ...
January 04, 2018 | 09:00 pm GMT+7