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Witnesses describe moment 450 drug users escaped rehab centre

Local witnesses described their encounters with 450 drug users when they escaped from Vung Tau Rehabilitation Center on April 13, 2016.

Vung Tau citizens in uproar against new ban on beach food stalls

Vung Tau city – a popular seaside resort in Vietnam – has started to enforce a new law banning commercial activities along its beaches, but has faced fierce opposition from locals.

Farmers sue 13 seafood plants over fish deaths in southern Vietnam

One company has been let off after agreeing to pay compensation.
July 10, 2016 | 11:14 am GMT+7

Ho Chi Minh City to invest $255 mln on Dong Nai bridge connection

Commuters will soon be able to ditch waterway trasport.
July 14, 2016 | 04:24 pm GMT+7

2 missing after Vietnamese vessel collides with foreign ship off southern Vietnam

Rescue efforts are underway but the weather is hampering the mission.
August 09, 2016 | 02:18 pm GMT+7

Saigon-Vung Tau hydrofoil service to halt operations by year-end

The once-popular boat route has been priced out by bus services.
November 13, 2016 | 11:59 am GMT+7

Vietnam jails people smugglers deported from Australia

Four Vietnamese men were deported from Australia and sentenced to 18 months.
December 15, 2016 | 04:18 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese cargo ship sinks after collision with unknown vessel, 9 missing

Local authorities are searching for the missing crew and the identity of the other ship.
March 28, 2017 | 03:51 pm GMT+7

The Vietnamese version of treasure hunting

Hoping that beachgoers may have left behind valuable items, a group in Vung Tau brings out their metal detectors.
May 22, 2017 | 03:44 pm GMT+7

Little house on the highway: Woman faces eviction in southern Vietnam

Traffic has been swerving around the last house standing for the past ten years over a paperwork dispute.
June 18, 2017 | 02:35 pm GMT+7

In Vietnam's resort town, hidden causeway leads to the land of the Sea Goddess

Take a leap of faith to this enchanted islet, but don't let the tide leave you stranded.
September 10, 2017 | 12:00 pm GMT+7

Dozens of homes swept away following dam breach in southern Vietnam

Authorities were able to evacuate the area in time, but houses and crops have been completely wiped out in Ba Ria - Vung Tau Province. 
October 04, 2017 | 04:23 pm GMT+7

4 missing after fishing boat capsizes off southern Vietnam

Two members of the crew have been rescued, but the search is on for the remaining four. 
December 05, 2017 | 09:16 am GMT+7

Massive fire leaves Vietnamese beach town in the dark

The fire reportedly started in a scrap warehouse in Vung Tau, and has been raging for nearly six hours.
December 12, 2017 | 04:15 pm GMT+7

Foreign sailors rescued off coast of southern Vietnam

The two foreigners were in a coma when they arrived on the mainland for treatment. 
January 14, 2018 | 04:36 pm GMT+7
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