The International Travel Expo – Ho Chi Minh City (ITE HCMC) will celebrate its ten-year anniversary with the 2014 edition slated to kick off next month, the organizers announced Friday.

Ho Chi Minh City to mark 10th anniv...

The International Travel Expo – Ho Chi Minh City (ITE HCMC) will celebrate its ten-year anniversary with the 2014 edition slated to kick off next mont...

Recent surveys have identified new populations of some threatened species in northern Vietnam’s Son La Province, including a critically endangered flowering plant, which only has some 50 individuals left in the world.

New threatened plant populations fo...

Recent surveys have identified new populations of some threatened species in northern Vietnam’s Son La Province, including a critically endangered flo...

Visiting US senator John McCain talks with local reporters at the American Center in Hanoi on August 8, 2014.

US arms deal with Vietnam a simple ...

The United States imposed an embargo on lethal weapon sales to Vietnam in 1984, but now appears to be willing to provide the Vietnamese military with ...

A farming business in the Central Highlands city of Da Lat has introduced its first ten tons of potatoes grown without soil to the market in an ambitious effort to drive away Chinese products from Vietnam’s vegetables hub.

Vietnam firm unveils potatoes grown...

A farming business in the Central Highlands city of Da Lat has introduced its first ten tons of potatoes grown without soil to the market in an ambiti...

Politics

Visiting US senator John McCain talks with local reporters at the American Center in Hanoi on August 8, 2014.

US arms deal with Vietnam a simple process

The United States imposed an embargo on lethal weapon sales to Vietnam in 1984, but now appears to be willing to provide the Vietnamese mili...

International

Liberia's airport battles to contain Ebola

Liberia’s airport battles to contain Ebola

ROBERTS INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT - With the last rays of sunlight speckling the departures area at Libe...

Society

Recent surveys have identified new populations of some threatened species in northern Vietnam’s Son La Province, including a critically endangered flowering plant, which only has some 50 individuals left in the world.

New threatened plant populations found in northern Vietnam

Recent surveys have identified new populations of some threatened species in northern Vietnam’s Son La Province, including a critically enda...

Travel

Big Buddha: The biggest reclining Buddha statue in Viet Nam, which is 49m long and 7m tall, built in Ta Cu Mountain Tourism Area.

Aspiring mountaineers choose scenic route up Ta Cu Mountain

A lot of people may find the Ta Cu Mountain a strange place to be on, but in reality it makes for an attractive climb. [caption id="att...

Sports

Tricksters: Vietnamese players train in HCMCity.

Vietnamese youth vie to turn tricks

Anew sport called ‘tricking', which combines techniques from martial arts to acrobatics, is drawing legions of fans. Thanh Nga reports. ...