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Japanese man dies after falling off cruise ship in Ha Long Bay

A Japanese man fell and died Sunday as he got off a ship after a Ha Long Bay cruise.

Cherry blossoms from Japan bloom in northern Vietnam

Hoa Island in Dien Bien is one of the best places in the world to enjoy spring season cherry blossoms.

Ha Long Bay footage on American channel wows viewers

A short video-clip on Ha Long Bay aired by ABC News drew admiring comments and ‘likes’ from viewers.
March 01, 2019 | 09:19 pm GMT+7

Northern Vietnam festival reveres seniors

On an island in Quang Ninh Province, people carry 80-100-year-olds ceremoniously to temples as a way of worshiping ancestors.
February 12, 2019 | 10:33 am GMT+7

Man fined $237 for holding Tet party on expressway

A man has been fined VND5.5 million ($237) and had his driving license suspended for having a party on an expressway near Hanoi.
February 10, 2019 | 12:11 pm GMT+7

Top sacred places for spring pilgrimages in northern Vietnam

Yen Tu, Huong and Bai Dinh pagodas and Den Tran Temple are popular destinations for spring pilgrimages.
February 07, 2019 | 03:00 pm GMT+7

For Tet, some people have ‘rice with tears’

Some inmates of a leprosy center suffer an added dimension to their disease – chronic loneliness – and it intensifies during Tet.
February 03, 2019 | 08:48 am GMT+7

A nouveau riche northern village is a picture of opulence

A village in Nam Dinh has struck gold with ships, enjoying a per capita income 2.5 times higher than Hanoi.
January 28, 2019 | 10:56 am GMT+7

Truck driver in deadly accident high on meth

The truck driver who rammed into a group of commune officials in Hai Duong Province Monday was high on meth.
January 21, 2019 | 09:59 pm GMT+7

Truck hits pedestrians, kills eight commune officials on Vietnam highway

At least eight people died Monday after a truck ran into pedestrians in the northern province of Hai Duong.
January 21, 2019 | 04:25 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese police arrest man for organizing drug party

Police in Quang Ninh Province Sunday have arrested a 20-year-old man for questioning about serving drugs at his birthday party.
January 21, 2019 | 10:25 am GMT+7

Police bust smuggling ring at Chinese border

Vietnamese police detained 24 people caught illegally transporting 100 tons of goods from China into Vietnam.
December 18, 2018 | 03:13 pm GMT+7

Steel plant explosion kills two workers, injures 10 in Vietnam

Police are investigating a steel plant explosion in Hai Phong on Friday noon that killed two workers and hospitalized 10 others.
December 08, 2018 | 01:17 pm GMT+7

South African teacher dies in northern Vietnam accident

A South African English teacher died and his compatriot was badly injured in Hanoi road accident Saturday morning.
November 03, 2018 | 08:03 pm GMT+7

American woman dies in northern Vietnam road accident

A young American woman was killed in a traffic accident Monday morning in the northern province of Ha Nam.
October 29, 2018 | 03:47 pm GMT+7
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