Thousands bid farewell as late PM Phan Van Khai makes final journey home

Khai lay in state for two days at the Independence Palace in Ho Chi Minh City for mourners to pay their respects.

Self-made firefighting tricycle battles blazes in Saigon's alley matrix

A 54-year old has transformed an ordinary tricycle into a mini fire truck.

Video captures Vietnamese bus driver busy doing paperwork at the wheel

He turned his wheel into a desk while driving at high speed down an expressway.
March 21, 2018 | 11:00 am GMT+7

Hue deploys endangered timber for Perfume River walkway

The walkway is part of a project being funded by the Korea International Cooperation Agency with $6 ...
March 20, 2018 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Flying taxi trials get go ahead in New Zealand

An autonomous 'air taxi' designed by Larry Page-backed Kitty Hawk has been approved for trials in ...
March 19, 2018 | 03:13 pm GMT+7

Traffic mayhem ensues as deadly crashes jam Hanoi highway

Wet weather has been blamed for the treacherous conditions on Sunday afternoon. 
March 19, 2018 | 01:39 pm GMT+7

Massive sacred painting on display at Buddhist festival in Vietnam

With 11 million followers, Buddhism is one of the major religions in Vietnam.
March 17, 2018 | 05:46 pm GMT+7

Tons of radishes left to rot due to massive oversupply in Hanoi

Favorable weather has led to a bumper crop at an unfavorable time for farmers.
March 17, 2018 | 04:50 pm GMT+7

Mekong Delta entrepreneurs tap into fresh water business as salinization takes over

Ben Tre Province, the front line of saltwater intrusion in the Mekong Delta, is asking for $2.6m to ...
March 16, 2018 | 08:08 am GMT+7

Murals along Hanoi street take visitors back to the 1980s

Colorful murals depicting Hanoi during the subsidy era have transformed a once shabby street in the ...
March 15, 2018 | 08:46 pm GMT+7

Take a look at Vietnam's largest jeweled mandala

Crafted entirely by hand, this masterpiece features 35 different types of natural gemstones.
March 15, 2018 | 10:39 am GMT+7

Can’t touch this: Table Obama and Bourdain dined at on display in glass cabinet

Just when you thought Vietnam's Obama craze couldn’t get any weirder.
March 13, 2018 | 02:35 pm GMT+7

A tour of Vietnamese UNESCO Heritage... scarred by concrete in name of tourism

A 2,000-step stairway across the Trang An limestone complex was deemed illegal from the start, but ...
March 12, 2018 | 02:38 pm GMT+7

NY art students mold clay into faces of dead, nameless migrants

New York Academy of Art students mold busts from 3D printed skulls of migrants who died trying to ...
March 11, 2018 | 11:22 am GMT+7

'We might be late': Video captures fire truck stuck in traffic in Vietnam

'We are very close to the fire, but it’d take us a few minutes to get there. There’s a traffic jam.'
March 10, 2018 | 03:51 pm GMT+7
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