Slow down: WHO says cars are moving too fast in Hanoi

A lower speed limit will help reduce road fatalities in the capital city.
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Dead girl’s family crashes media event after Vietnamese man cleared of murder

Their anger was focused on the authorities' inability to catch the real culprit.
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Vietnam's Mekong Delta residents trembling after river swallows houses

Erosion is ever-increasingly 'deforming' Vietnam's rice basket.
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Vietnam's lawmakers act to end gender, racial discrimination in workplace

Employees living with HIV and disabilities will also be protected.
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Vietnam’s 30 biggest firms reluctant to publish transparent information – report

'Vietnamese businesses fear that disclosing financial statements could reveal their business secrets.'

Facebook agrees to help Vietnamese gov’t manage online environment

The social network's head of policy management has offered to block ‘bad’ and ‘toxic’ content.

Erosion sinks its teeth into Vietnam's Mekong Delta

The devastating mudslide last week may be a sign of things to come.

Nature gets steamrollered by Vietnam’s endless pursuit of tourist money

How two controversial projects in the central region are a stark reminder that, to some officials, resorts trump trees.

PetroVietnam, foreign firms win license to build $1.27 bln gas pipeline

The project is the biggest new investment pledge in Vietnam to receive government approval so far in 2017.

Experts at odds over timeline for raising retirement age in Vietnam

Say young people won't be able to find jobs if old people work for longer.

Southeast Asia prioritizes trade pact including China as US rethinks policy

'That to us would be more of a priority rather than other countries working on another agreement.'

Vietnamese robusta coffee prices fall to four-month low, trade at standstill

This slump follows the country's coffee exports in the first half of the 2016/2017 season hitting a three-year ...

Vietnamese startups seek foreign investment in Saigon roadshow

Founders of six Vietnamese starups, from dating app to cricket-based food production, are scheduled to hold talks ...

Over 4 million foreign visitors touch down in Vietnam in first four months

The number of international arrivals surged by 30 percent on-year during the first four months of the year.

Over 4 million foreign visitors touch down in Vietnam in first four months

The number of international arrivals surged by 30 percent on-year during the first four months of the year.

Transgender singer wins Vietnam's most coveted music award

Le Thien Hieu wowed the nation in his very first TV appearance with his song 'My grandparents.'

Vietnamese fashionistas defy the weather with steaming hot show

On the hottest days of summer, many have put on what critics call hibernation suits, with boots and fur coats.

Hoi An seeks to control tourism boom on protected islands

For the Cham Islands, a sharp increase in visitors is both a curse and a blessing.
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