[Photos] What Citizens Of The World Eat In A Day

[Photos] What Citizens Of The World Eat In A Day

Most of us don't give a second thought to what we eat in a day. According to National Geographic , the average person cons...

Vietnam Airlines Drops Plan To Purchase Airbus A380

Vietnam Airlines Drops Plan To Purchase Airbus A380

National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines (VNA) will no longer be adding the Airbus A380, the world’s largest passenger air...

[Photos] New Bridge Cutting Distance From HCMC To Mekong Delta Opens Tomorrow

[Photos] New Bridge Cutting Distance From HCMC To Mekong Delta Opens Tomorrow

Starting tomorrow, city travelers will be able to cut their trip to My Tho from 100 kilometres to 25 kilometres, reports...

10 Things To Avoid During The Month Of Spirits

10 Things To Avoid During The Month Of Spirits

Today marks the ceremonial day of the “ghost month”, one of Vietnam's lesser known annual traditions. Often joked about,...

[Video] Hanoi Traffic Police Pursue Mai Linh Cab Driver In “Terrifying High-Speed Chase

[Video] Hanoi Traffic Police Pursue Mai Linh Cab Driver In “Terrifying High-Speed Chase"

A Mai Linh taxi driver is in some serious trouble after speeding away when officers attempted to pull him over for a tra...

Arts & Culture

10 Things To Avoid During The Month Of Spirits

10 Things To Avoid During The Month Of Spirits

Today marks the ceremonial day of the “ghost month”, one of Vietnam's lesser known annual traditions. Often joked about, this is actually an...

The Groundbreaking Work Of L’Ecole Beaux-Art l’Indochine Artists

The Groundbreaking Work Of L’Ecole Beaux-Art l’Indochine Artists

The establishment of L’Ecole Beaux-Art l’Indochine (EBAI) in 1925 was a turning point for art in Vietnam. The establishment of the school no...

Old Saigon

Old Saigon Building Of The Week: 86 Võ Văn Tần

Old Saigon Building Of The Week: 86 Võ Văn Tần

The ornate mansion on the corner of the Bà Huyện Thanh Quan and Võ Văn Tần junction was once the private residence of celebrated photographe...

Vintage Photos Capture Hanoi On The Brink Of A New Era

Vintage Photos Capture Hanoi On The Brink Of A New Era

In 1986, Hanoi – much like the rest of Vietnam – was at the start of a new era. Thanks to the government's Doi Moi  economic reforms, the...

Saigon’s Famous Streets And Squares: Pasteur Street

Saigon’s Famous Streets And Squares: Pasteur Street

Known for most of the colonial period as Rue Pellerin, Pasteur Street has grown from ancient inner-city waterway to one of the city’s most d...

Society

Apple Inc. Plans To Open Subsidiary In Vietnam

Apple Inc. Plans To Open Subsidiary In Vietnam

Apple seems to have set its sights on the Vietnamese market with reports that the company is gearing up to open a subsidiary in Vietnam.

Female Viagra May Be Coming To A Pharmacy Near You

Female Viagra May Be Coming To A Pharmacy Near You

Last week, the Vietnamese Department of Health announced that it would consider circulating a newly-approved drug call Addyi, which treats l...