Vietnam plans to top up oil reserves in bid to improve energy security

The move would help the country enhance its energy security.

HSBC lowers 2017 economic growth forecast for Vietnam

The expected growth rate is now far below the government’s target of 6.7 percent.

Asia stocks hit 9-1/2-year high, markets await BOJ, ECB meetings

Shares scaled near-decade peak on Thursday, bolstered by a surge in global stocks to a record high on strong U.S. ...

US, China fail to agree on trade issues, casting doubt on other issues

The annual economic dialogue session in Washington ended with no new announcements on US market access to China.

Viettel’s first-half profits jump 1.5 times in overseas markets

Projects in nine different countries are starting to pay dividends for the telco giant.

Journey of a fake girlfriend: Chinese blogger unveils marriage pressures

This law graduate who posed as a man's girlfriend for Lunar New Year says her experience illustrates the ...

Asia's youngest nation offers glimmer of hope for LGBT rights

Campaigners say East Timor's first-ever pride parade last month was a milestone for the tiny, half-island nation.

Journey of a fake girlfriend: Chinese blogger unveils marriage pressures

This law graduate who posed as a man's girlfriend for Lunar New Year says her experience illustrates the ...

This homestay near Saigon has just what you need for a city break

Experience waterway life just 30 minutes from downtown Saigon at this riverside resort in Binh Chanh District.

Ed Sheeran spring cleans Twitter after 'Thrones' cameo

Many of Sheeran's 30,000 tweets, including recent posts and comments from fans, had been deleted.

Vietnam’s pho, summer rolls among world’s best foods - CNN poll

Global diners seem to have developed a taste for Southeast Asian flavors.
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