Saigoneer

Car Careens Into Motorbikes in D7, Killing One While Driver Flees Scene

Driver Tran Van Hoang might face up to fifteen years for killing one motorbike driver and seriously injuring four others...

[Video] A Tilt-Shift Travelogue Showcases Stalinist Architecture, Everyday Nationalism in Pyongyang

Isolated from the rest of the world since 1953, North Korea has since been the center of much curiosity, myths and ...

Vietnamese Students Contribute $881m to US Economy in 2017

The US continues to be a highly sought-after destination for Vietnamese students.

Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Coffee Exports Jump to Record High of 1.8m Tons

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After Long Thanh, 5 Provincial Cities Also Request International Airports

In the light of the Long Thanh Airport project, smaller provinces have proposed upgrades to and construction of more int...

Saigoneer Bookshelf: A Touch of Magical Realism in 'The Cemetery of Chua Village'

Vietnam transitioned to a market economy like an old train lurching to life: momentous shakes and shudders, steam bursti...

Old Saigon

Street Cred: The Sins and Saving Grace of Dr. Albert Calmette

Street Cred: The Sins and Saving Grace of Dr. Albert Calmette

If you help save hundreds of thousands of lives via medical breakthroughs and establish one of the country’s first and most advanced researc...

A Brief History of Saigon's Now-Defunct Thu Thiem Ferry Service

A Brief History of Saigon's Now-Defunct Thu Thiem Ferry Service

While the Thu Thiem Bridge and Thu Thiem Tunnel allow easy access to the District 2 peninsula from nearby districts, for decades past Saigon...

Event Coverage

Ladies Night - Peroni Launch @ Lush

Ladies Night - Peroni Launch @ Lush

Peroni Nastro Azzurro launches with much fun and fanfare at Lush Ladies Night.

Saturday Night with Big Shaq @ Lush

Saturday Night with Big Shaq @ Lush

Big Shaq was in town for the evening and boy did we have fun!

Ladies Night @ Lush

Ladies Night @ Lush

Ladies Nights are filled fun every Tuesday. Come join us and #letshavesomefun