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After 10-year-delay, southern expressway set for completion in 2021

The long-delayed Trung Luong-My Thuan Bridge could open to traffic next year following the government's approval of supplemental funding for the project.

Expressway work runs into financial roadblock

Work on the long-delayed Trung Luong – My Thuan Expressway might stall again next month since its investor is cash-strapped.

Chinese among five held for abducting debtor for ransom

A Chinese man and four Vietnamese have been placed under house arrest for allegedly abducting a person last month to collect a debt.
July 11, 2019 | 12:35 pm GMT+7

All gestures, no words as Vietnamese fishermen saved 22 Filipinos

22 Filipinos left to drown by a Chinese vessel were saved by Vietnamese fishermen without understanding a word.
June 18, 2019 | 05:04 pm GMT+7

Vietnam arrests five people for toll booth tax evasion

Five officials of a toll fee collection company are being probed for concealing revenues on the HCMC-Trung Luong Expressway.
January 01, 2019 | 03:16 pm GMT+7

Vietnam rehab center inmates say they were tortured

Inmates of a rehab center in Vietnam claim they were forced to kneel for hours, and thrashed when their backs slumped.
August 13, 2018 | 11:53 am GMT+7

Gold ring removed from man’s penis in southern Vietnam

The 68-year-old man said he used the ring to enhance sexual pleasure.
May 10, 2018 | 05:00 pm GMT+7

The driver taking the rap for Vietnam’s toll station protest

In this conflict, someone must be to blame, and if it's not the officials who approved the station then it must be the drivers.
December 05, 2017 | 12:55 pm GMT+7

Lingering protest against controversial station exacts heavy toll on Vietnam highway

Traffic chaos has besieged National Highway 1 in Tien Giang Province as drivers try to disrupt services at the toll station.
December 03, 2017 | 07:59 pm GMT+7

Disgruntled drivers jam up newly reopened toll station again in southern Vietnam

Police were forced to detain two disobeying protesters, and cars were eventually allowed to pass through for free twice as chaos ensued.
November 30, 2017 | 10:51 pm GMT+7

From river markets to tropical orchards: Take a taste of Vietnam's Tien Giang

The Mekong province is around an hour away from Saigon, and has everything to provide the perfect getaway.
August 19, 2017 | 05:59 pm GMT+7

Disgruntled drivers force new toll station to close on Vietnam highway

Staff abandoned the station after more than 50 drivers tried to pay using stacks of small change, causing a massive tailback.
August 14, 2017 | 10:41 am GMT+7

Vietnamese cop accused of drunk driving in fatal car crash

One man died after the officer allegedly slammed his car into two motorbikes.
August 08, 2016 | 07:08 pm GMT+7

Four unmissable places to visit in Tien Giang

Tien Giang province in southern Vietnam is often referred to as the rice bowl of the Mekong Delta and is also the country’s largest fruit producing area. 
March 10, 2016 | 03:25 pm GMT+7
 
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