Vietnamese gold companies are enjoying one of the busiest business days of the year on Saturday, with local consumers rushing to buy gold in the hope of good fortune on what is traditionally known as the day of the God of Wealth.

On God of Wealth’s day, Vietnamese ...

Vietnamese gold companies are enjoying one of the busiest business days of the year on Saturday, with local consumers rushing to buy gold in the hope ...

Firefighters in the southern Vietnamese province of Long An have been mobilized to destroy a large honey-bee’s nest from which several bees had stung five people, killing one of them, authorities reported.

Firefighters destroy large bee’s ne...

Firefighters in the southern Vietnamese province of Long An have been mobilized to destroy a large honey-bee’s nest from which several bees had stung ...

Vietnam and the U.S. have vowed to closely coordinate in boosting cooperation between the two countries, including finalizing negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement.

Vietnam, US pledge efforts to foste...

Vietnam and the U.S. have vowed to closely coordinate in boosting cooperation between the two countries, including finalizing negotiations for the Tra...

Holland’s EUR5,000 scholarships available for students worldwide, including Vietnam

Holland’s EUR5,000 scholarships ava...

The Netherlands is calling for applications for its Holland Scholarship, which is meant for international students from outside the European Economi...

Politics

Vietnam and the U.S. have vowed to closely coordinate in boosting cooperation between the two countries, including finalizing negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement.

Vietnam, US pledge efforts to foster bilateral cooperation

Vietnam and the U.S. have vowed to closely coordinate in boosting cooperation between the two countries, including finalizing negotiations f...

International

Abused, imprisoned Vietnamese slave away in UK's cannabis farms

Abused, imprisoned Vietnamese slave away in UK’s cannabis farms

Criminal defence lawyer Philippa Southwell points to the thick ring binders that line her desk i...

Society

Firefighters in the southern Vietnamese province of Long An have been mobilized to destroy a large honey-bee’s nest from which several bees had stung five people, killing one of them, authorities reported.

Firefighters destroy large bee’s nest following deadly stings in southern Vietnam

Firefighters in the southern Vietnamese province of Long An have been mobilized to destroy a large honey-bee’s nest from which several bees ...

Travel

Bite sized: Tourists enjoy nem (deep fried spring rolls) at a street food stall in the Old Quarter.

Food tours offer a taste of the capital’s cuisine beyond pho

It's Rafael Carneiro of Brazil's first time visiting Viet Nam. He has mostly eaten noodle soups since he arrived – which has given him the i...

Sports

Thirteen teams will compete in the International Women's Cycling Tournament in the southern province of Binh Duong on Saturday.

13 teams to participate in women’s cycling tournament

The fifth International Women's Cycling Tournament, Biwase Cup 2015, will kick off in the southern province of Binh Duong on Saturday. ...