Month: September 2016

The gym teacher of Đà Nẵng beach

Viet Nam News The sight of people crawling along Da Nang beach on their stomachs in the early morning draws…

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Solo performer opens own puppetry museum

Viet Nam News At the age of 75, artist Dương Văn Học, who is well known as a pioneer in…

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Doctors, embassy bring health care to Kon Tum

Viet Nam News As part of their social initiatives, Family Medical Practice Vietnam and the Embassy of Israel in Việt…

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Discovering the wonderland below our feet

Viet Nam News Across the globe, most people would say that Việt Nam’s greatest scenic wonder is the UNESCO Natural…

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Vietnam property market: to buy or not to buy?

Recently I gave a talk to a group of expats buying in Vietnam which is a hot topic I am…

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Uber debuts self-driving cars

Editor-in-Chief: Nguyen Quang Thong268-270 Nguyen Dinh Chieu St. , Distr. 3, HCMC, Vietnam. Tel: (84-8) 39302302 – Fax: (84-8) 39309939…

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Possible air pollution link to Alzheimer’s

  [embedded content] Microscopic analysis has shown, for the first time, tiny magnetic particles from air pollution lodged in human…

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JOC approves Nagoya and Aichi’s joint bid for 2026 Asian Games

The Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) has given the green light to Aichi Prefecture and its capital Nagoya as joint candidate…

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Uncooperative woman stays in car, towed to police station

A 36-year-old business executive who abruptly drove away when being questioned by the Dong Nai Province traffic police and refused…

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Hydropower dam tunnel collapses in central Vietnam flash floods, many missing

At least two workers and 14 local residents are missing after a hydropower water tunnel collapsed in Quang Nam Province…

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Vietnamese judge rebuked for lenient ruling in underage sex case

The People’s Court in the southern province of Ca Mau has officially censured a judge for handing down a lenient…

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Russian hackers leak health data of Biles, Williams sisters

Hackers have published confidential medical data belonging to a handful of high-profile American athletes including Serena Williams and Simone Biles….

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Ancient British explorer ship likely found in Canadian Arctic

The second of two British exploration ships that vanished during a storied expedition to the Arctic in 1846 has been…

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German companies eye young solar energy market in Vietnam

Representatives of six German companies on Monday began their business trip in Vietnam to explore the potential of the local…

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Emerging markets in longest slump since june as volatility jumps

Emerging-market stocks and currencies extended their longest selloff since June as investors weighed the outlook for policy accommodation by global…

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UEFA presidential candidate Ceferin says Super League must not be allowed to happen

Editor-in-Chief: Nguyen Quang Thong268-270 Nguyen Dinh Chieu St. , Distr. 3, HCMC, Vietnam. Tel: (84-8) 39302302 – Fax: (84-8) 39309939…

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Thai authorities downplay Zika risk, worried by tourism impact

Health and city officials in Thailand downplayed risks from rising infections from the mosquito-borne Zika virus, which is linked to…

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Rhino poaching in South Africa drops as elephants become targets

Poachers killed fewer rhinos in South Africa since the start of the year as the government stepped up efforts to…

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Vietnam wins 2 more Rio Paralympic medals

Vietnamese athletes won two more medals in swimming and javelin at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio on Monday, after…

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Typhoon Rai weakens after hitting central Vietnam

Rai, the 4th typhoon formed in Vietnam’s East Sea this year, hit two provinces early Tuesday before weakening into a…

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2 get death sentence for smuggling 7kg heroin into Vietnam

A court in central Vietnam on Monday sentenced two men to death and another to life in prison for smuggling…

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Facebook says will learn from mistake over Vietnam photo

Facebook Inc will learn from a mistake it made by deleting a historic Vietnam War photo of a naked girl…

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Vietnam to extradite Indonesian ‘pirates’ to Malaysia: reports

A Vietnamese court on Monday agreed to hand over to Malaysia eight Indonesians who were arrested last year on suspicion…

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Vietnamese woman, 44, mistakes large tumor for pregnancy

Doctors have successfully removed a 10-kilogram tumor from the abdomen of a 44-year-old woman in Ha Tinh Province who had…

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Minh Tri hat-trick helps Vietnam beat Guatemala on Futsal World Cup debut

Vietnam beat Guatemala 4-2 on their Futsal World Cup debut in Columbia Sunday with a hat-trick by Minh Tri. The…

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Flights delayed in HCMC as depression forms off central Vietnam

Many flights were delayed at Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Son Nhat Airport Sunday by heavy rain triggered by a…

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Japanese fashion retailer Miniso comes to Vietnam

Miniso, a Japanese retailing chain popular for affordable fashion and lifestyle products, opened three outlets in the Vietnamese capital Hanoi…

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Uber must pay tax for drivers in Vietnam: finance ministry

The Netherlands-based Uber BV will have to pay taxes owed both by itself and its drivers, the Vietnamese finance ministry…

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Samsung urges Note 7 users to switch off phones and turn them in

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Saturday urged users of its Galaxy Note 7 phones to turn in their handsets as…

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Cake baker Anh: Let me sweeten your day

Viet Nam News By Minh Thu Roses, lilies, daisies, sunflowers and orchids are all in bloom or slightly open. They…

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