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When a sugarcane harvest ends, the borer hunt begins

In drinking sessions after a sugarcane harvest, the best snack to be served can be found in the hollowed out roots of burnt sugarcanes. 

Vietnamese sex worker jailed in Brunei

A Vietnamese woman will spend a month in jail in Brunei for not paying a $364 fine for illegal sex work.

AFF Cup 2018 highlights: Vietnam 2 - 0 Malaysia

Watch all of the drama disclosed last night at Hanoi’s My Dinh National Stadium between Vietnam and Malaysia.
November 17, 2018 | 11:51 am GMT+7

Fearful of getting burgled? Mannequins to your rescue

A family running a construction materials shop in Hai Phong has resorted to using an unusual security guard: a mannequin.
November 07, 2018 | 07:26 pm GMT+7

Canon controversy: Photo alteration a ‘no no’

Experts weigh in on Hanoi’s Canon Photomarathon controversy, rejecting alterations and decrying poor composition of winning entry.
November 03, 2018 | 08:03 pm GMT+7

Malaysian newspaper gushes about Phu Quoc Island

While the capital Hanoi and HCMC are must-see destinations in Vietnam, visitors sometimes miss out on other wonderful spots like Phu Quoc Island.
October 13, 2018 | 09:15 pm GMT+7

Are moon festivals the same everywhere in Asia?

Though originated from China, distinctive Moon Festival celebrations across Asia add up to the diversity of humanity as a whole.
September 21, 2018 | 04:35 pm GMT+7

Japan, Vietnam universities collaborate for climate change battle

Vietnam-Japan University and Ibaraki University in Japan have signed an MOU to offer a joint master’s degree in climate change.
September 21, 2018 | 11:02 am GMT+7

Calling all fair maidens to a mega Wedding Fair

A wedding fair - Darling, I’m Yours, DIY, initials that also stand for Do It Yourself, opens Saturday in Saigon.
August 24, 2018 | 04:36 pm GMT+7

Bottom line: Headless public banks thrive in Vietnam

Vietinbank and BIDV have lost their chairmen to retirement and a new job appointment, but they are doing just fine.
July 18, 2018 | 04:30 pm GMT+7

Smaller, below the radar Vietnam firms go hi-tech as needed

Small companies see Industry 4.0 not as an image booster, but as a tool to meet customers’ specific requirements.
July 12, 2018 | 11:14 am GMT+7

In pictures: the best of Vietnam this week

Check out some of the most stunning Instagram photos hashtagged #vietnam and #everydayvietnam.
June 08, 2018 | 02:06 pm GMT+7

Tofu, shrimp sauce and noodles capture Hanoian hearts

Understand the true art and evolution of this delicacy at one of the oldest 'bun dau mam tom' restaurants in Hanoi.
May 13, 2018 | 09:57 am GMT+7

Blockchain-powered ride-hailing app to arrive in Vietnam

MVL says drivers will not have to pay commission, and the company will make a profit from selling data.
May 07, 2018 | 02:09 pm GMT+7

Vietnam should rethink locations of proposed special economic zones

It’s hard to see any logic behind Vietnam’s choice for special economic zones, all of which are far from the biggest cities. 
May 06, 2018 | 12:18 pm GMT+7
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