A fire tore through a karaoke bar in southern Vietnam killing 12 people and leaving 11 injured, a local official said Wednesday.
The police in Thailand say a Nigerian man and a Vietnamese woman recently found buried in Chok Chai district of the Asian nation were lovers, and their deaths may be linked to transnational crystal methamphetamine trafficking. Pol Gen Suchart Teerasawat, Thailand’s deputy national police chief, according to a report carried by the Bangkok Post, said…
UK police Friday released the names of four Vietnamese men who have been missing since a fire destroyed a disused mill in northern England three months ago.
Don't look down! Vietnam launched a new attraction for tourists with a head for heights on Friday, with the opening of a glass-bottomed bridge suspended 150 metres (490 feet) above a lush jungle. The Bach Long pedestrian bridge -- whose name translates to "white dragon" -- in northwest Son La province snakes around dizzying cliff…
Vietnam will lift coronavirus restrictions on international flights for fully vaccinated passengers from Tuesday, the country's aviation authority said in a statement.
Tens of thousands of Vietnamese on Saturday bade farewell to the late monk and peace activist Thich Nhat Hanh -- one of the world's most influential religious leaders -- ahead of his cremation ceremony
20 Nov 2021
Vietnam is a country in Southeast Asia. Located at the eastern edge of mainland Southeast Asia, it covers 311,699 square kilometres and with a population of over 96 million; it is the world’s fifteenth-most populous country. Its capital is Hanoi and its largest city is Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon). One of Vietnam’s strongest draws…
30 Oct 2021
A Vietnamese court has jailed five citizen journalists for "abusing democratic rights", drawing sharp US criticism
7 Sep 2021
A Vietnamese man has been sentenced to five years in jail for spreading Covid-19 after he breached home quarantine rules.
22 Aug 2021
Vice President Kamala Harris began a trip to Asia Sunday where she will offer reassurances of Washington's commitment to the region after the chaotic US pullout from Afghanistan and Taliban
30 Jul 2021
US Vice President Kamala Harris will visit Vietnam and Singapore next month to discuss regional security issues and the global Covid-19 pandemic response, the White House announced Friday.
29 May 2021
Vietnam has discovered a new Covid-19 variant which spreads quickly by air and is a combination of the Indian and British strains