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Police seize Uber driver accused of rape in Saigon

The victim trapped the driver by offering to meet him to pay for the cell phone he had stolen from her.

Vietnam's emerald mountain gem named among world’s most beautiful

'Terraced rice fields are a shade of green so deep, you’ll feel like you’ve stepped into a painting.’

Vietnamese hacker jailed for stealing Australian airport data

He was also found to have hacked into banks and telecommunications infrastructure in Vietnam.
December 11, 2017 | 05:29 pm GMT+7

Saigon woman finally granted visa to see dying father in US

Media reports triggered a strong public response in her support after her application was rejected four times.
December 10, 2017 | 11:01 am GMT+7

Vietnam’s beloved Sa Pa might lose itself in tourism race: PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said tourism development must not harm Sa Pa’s ‘green jungle or ethnic culture.’
December 07, 2017 | 09:31 am GMT+7

6 destinations to emerge as tourism magnets in Vietnam in 2017

See if you can take time out of your 2018 schedule to check them out.
December 06, 2017 | 10:42 am GMT+7

Saigon stretches its legs with new walking streets plan in backpacker district

The public will have their say on the expansion of the city's already popular pedestrian area.
December 05, 2017 | 10:26 am GMT+7

Pound's fall boosts London's appeal to tourists: study

Visitors to the U.K. can now get more for their money.
December 05, 2017 | 08:56 am GMT+7

Man arrested as smelly socks unleash chaos on Indian bus

'He was arrested on charges of causing public nuisance and later released on bail,' police said.
December 03, 2017 | 09:24 am GMT+7

Australia, India among 6 new countries eligible for e-visa to Vietnam

Visitors from Canada, the Netherlands, New Zealand and the U.A.E have also been added to the list.
December 02, 2017 | 03:33 pm GMT+7

Fried Hanoi catfish worth traveling across the world for, says Bloomberg

Pan-fried squares of sizzling fish with dill, onion, turmeric and galangal: What are you waiting for?
December 02, 2017 | 08:39 am GMT+7

More than just a Kong set: Vietnamese province named among top places to go in 2018

Forget Hanoi and Ha Long Bay, Ninh Binh is the place to visit next year.
December 01, 2017 | 05:55 pm GMT+7

Video catches man driving truck with foot while talking on phone in Saigon

The driver said he needed to stretch his legs, but that didn't stop him from being slapped with a $360 fine.
December 01, 2017 | 11:14 am GMT+7

The Guardian names Vietnam’s Quy Nhon among best destinations for winter sun

The quiet beach town offers ‘a laidback atmosphere and the perfect place for a relaxed getaway.’
November 29, 2017 | 03:08 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese tourists stranded on Bali with volcanic eruption 'imminent'

The volcano’s last eruption in 1963 killed more than 1,000 people and razed several villages.
November 28, 2017 | 02:34 pm GMT+7