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Hanoi, HCMC airport runways maintenance to cost $181 million

The Airports Corporation of Vietnam needs to spend VND4.2 trillion ($181.27 million) on the maintenance of runways in the country’s two main ...

Women wearing Vietnamese ao dai granted an imperial favor

All women wearing Vietnam’s traditional dress can walk into the Imperial Citadel in Hue for free, March 7-9.

Hanoi shop discovers Trump-Kim T-shirt is a bestseller

A Hanoi T-shirt shop owner has hit upon the idea of using Trump and Kim’s images ahead of their summit this month.
February 22, 2019 | 01:45 pm GMT+7

When a modern house takes extra pains to be traditional

A house in a coastal village of northern Vietnam catches the eye with its creative design and use of local materials.
January 23, 2019 | 01:11 pm GMT+7

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. 
January 11, 2019 | 08:40 pm GMT+7

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.
November 23, 2018 | 08:27 am GMT+7

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
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