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Pictures that capture Vietnam’s stunning beauty

From Saigon to Mu Cang Chai, a remote, untouched place, these shots how awesome Vietnam really is from whatever angle you see it.

Woman’s karma comment puts pagoda practices in the dock

A northern Vietnam pagoda gets flak for paid exorcisms and propagating ‘superstitions’ after follower blames ...

LNG power plants take centre stage in Vietnam, foreign investors keen

The first quarter saw a flurry of interest among foreign investors in LNG-fired power projects in Vietnam.
March 23, 2019 | 04:56 pm GMT+7

Saigon exhibition recalls Vietnam War stories

An ongoing exhibition in Saigon revisits specific aspects of the Vietnam War and narrates some emotion-laden stories.
March 23, 2019 | 03:34 pm GMT+7

Vietnam ride-hailing app FastGo to hit Singapore streets

Vietnamese ride-hailing firm FastGo is set to launch Singapore operations in April as part of its regional expansion plans.
March 23, 2019 | 03:29 pm GMT+7

Oldest Buddhist center in Vietnam calmly defies time

Dau Pagoda, considered the first Buddhist center of Vietnam, goes back 1800 years, but it wears well the wear and tear of time.
March 23, 2019 | 12:41 pm GMT+7

US to continue helping Vietnam enhance maritime capabilities

A senior U.S. official said Friday that enhancement of Vietnam's maritime capabilities is vital for regional security.
March 23, 2019 | 10:46 am GMT+7

Singapore arrests citizen for faking own kidnapping in Vietnam

A Singaporean man was arrested Wednesday for allegedly staging his own kidnapping in Vietnam, The Straits Times reported Thursday.
March 23, 2019 | 10:07 am GMT+7

AFC U23 qualifiers: Coach happy with Brunei win, Indonesia’s next

Park Hang-seo lost no time in focusing on the next match against Indonesia after Vietnam beat Brunei 6-0.
March 23, 2019 | 06:29 am GMT+7

A quiet villa complex that once emitted power

The sister-in-law of Ngo Dinh Diem, President of the Republic of Vietnam (1955-1963), owned a complex with three villas in Da Lat.
March 22, 2019 | 07:56 pm GMT+7

Vietnam beat Brunei 6-0 in AFC U23 Championship qualifier

Vietnam eased through the game on Hanoi's My Dinh Stadium Friday night, taking no threat from their weaker opponents.
March 22, 2019 | 07:44 pm GMT+7

Oil execs jailed in Vietnam corruption crackdown

A Hanoi court has sentenced two executives of a Vietnam-Russia oil joint venture to jail for “abusing their power to appropriate assets.”
March 22, 2019 | 07:01 pm GMT+7

AFC U23 Championship: Vietnam-Brunei match a chance to experiment

Coach Park Hang-seo can use the match against Brunei to finetune his strategies and lineups for subsequent matches.
March 22, 2019 | 06:42 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese farmers are not clueless, but their game is rigged

Farmers are at the receiving end of asymmetric information in an imperfect market, and this needs to change.
March 22, 2019 | 04:50 pm GMT+7

US weblog fetes ‘House of Light and Wind’ in northern Vietnam

A Phu Tho residence that saves energy with natural ventilation and heat insulation has won kudos from ArchDaily.
March 22, 2019 | 03:57 pm GMT+7
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