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Vietnam experiences its hottest temperature ever

Vietnam broke its national high temperature record last Saturday as the mercury hit 43.4 degrees Celsius in Ha Tinh Province.

Saigon heat wave takes UV index to dangerous levels

Amid a heat wave, the ultraviolet index in HCMC has risen to extreme levels, posing skin cancer threats to people ...

Sheltering from the sweltering heat, Saigon style

Masks, wet towels, and swimming pools are among ways in which Saigonese are protecting themselves from the burning sun.
March 31, 2019 | 05:04 pm GMT+7

Foggy Saigon raises air pollution concerns

A thick fog that blanketed Ho Chi Minh City until noon Friday has residents and experts worried about worsening air quality.
January 25, 2019 | 08:00 pm GMT+7

Beer on the rocks: a strong Vietnamese preference

About 75 percent of Vietnamese like to put ice cubes in their beer glasses, a survey has found.
January 22, 2019 | 02:36 pm GMT+7

Sleepless in Saigon: storm Usagi keeps residents up all night

Torrential rains courtesy storm Usagi severely flooded many Saigon streets Sunday, keeping thousands of residents awake throughout the night.
November 26, 2018 | 09:24 am GMT+7

Vietnam on high alert as tropical storm approaches south central region

A tropical depression off the Philippines has strengthened into a storm that could make landfall Saturday in central Vietnam.
November 22, 2018 | 06:58 pm GMT+7

Rains, floods, tears: weekend landslides shatter lives in central Vietnam

Nha Trang authorities and residents were not prepared for the speed with which disaster struck last weekend.
November 20, 2018 | 08:28 am GMT+7

12 die as heavy rains lash Nha Trang

At least 12 Nha Trang residents have died in heavy rains triggered by the Toraji storm turned tropical depression.
November 18, 2018 | 05:11 pm GMT+7

Toraji devolves into tropical depression off central Vietnam coasts

Storm Toraji has devolved into a tropical depression Sunday morning, weather experts say.
November 18, 2018 | 11:15 am GMT+7

In Hanoi, autumn is a transcendent season

It is a time when the soul turns poetic, mesmerized and spellbound by the charisma that autumn bestows on Hanoi.
October 22, 2018 | 04:28 pm GMT+7

Powerful typhoon approaches southern Japan, charts course for main island

A powerful typhoon brought heavy rain and high winds as it approached southern Japan on Saturday.
September 29, 2018 | 12:15 pm GMT+7

'Very strong' typhoon Trami churns towards Japan

A large, very strong typhoon churned towards Japan Friday and is forecast to rip through the nation over the weekend. 
September 28, 2018 | 10:57 am GMT+7

12 killed, dozens missing in new Philippine landslide

Twelve people were killed and dozens missing after a landslide unleashed by monsoon rains struck in the central Philippines Thursday.
September 21, 2018 | 07:42 am GMT+7

Hong Kong, southern China mop up after super typhoon

The financial hub of Hong Kong began clearing up on Monday after being battered by one of the strongest typhoons in recent years, with financial markets and offices operating as ...
September 17, 2018 | 08:25 am GMT+7
 
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