Facebook Policy Head, Vietnamese Minister of Information Discuss Curbing ‘Toxic Content’

Facebook Policy Head, Vietnamese Minister of Information Discuss Curbing ‘Toxic Content’

Representatives of Facebook met with Vietnamese authorities this week to explore preventive measures regarding alleged f...

Hẻm Gems: 60 Years of Guangdong-Style Chinese Food in the Old Market

Hẻm Gems: 60 Years of Guangdong-Style Chinese Food in the Old Market

Besides being the “it” place to obtain imported goods, Saigon’s chợ cũ , or Old Market, is also a treasure trove of hidden...

Saigon's Metro Construction May Be Delayed Due to Financial Setbacks

Saigon's Metro Construction May Be Delayed Due to Financial Setbacks

Two of Saigon’s largest infrastructure projects – including the high-profile Metro Line 1 and an environmental facility ...

[Video] Police Arrest Member of Gang That Vandalized Local Ice Cream Shop

[Video] Police Arrest Member of Gang That Vandalized Local Ice Cream Shop

Local police are making headway in their investigation into the saga of a vandalized ice cream shop.

Local Artist Challenges Japan's Stigma Against Tattoos in Modern Era

Local Artist Challenges Japan's Stigma Against Tattoos in Modern Era

In tattoo-averse Japan, a case heading to court in Osaka could help determine whether anybody will be able to get their ...

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Poke Saigon: Where Hawaiian Island Culture Meets Japanese Culinary Freshness

Poke Saigon: Where Hawaiian Island Culture Meets Japanese Culinary Freshness

Eating healthy in Saigon can be a challenge at times. There are many indulgent temptations, from burgers and beer to decadent desserts. Emma...

Sun Life Financial Has Acquired a 25% Stake in the Timo Digital Banking Business

Sun Life Financial Has Acquired a 25% Stake in the Timo Digital Banking Business

Canada’s Sun Life Financial has acquired a 25% stake in Crescent Asia Limited, the holding company of Global Online Financial Solutions (GOF...

Eat & Drink

Hẻm Gems: 60 Years of Guangdong-Style Chinese Food in the Old Market

Hẻm Gems: 60 Years of Guangdong-Style Chinese Food in the Old Market

Besides being the “it” place to obtain imported goods, Saigon’s chợ cũ , or Old Market, is also a treasure trove of hidden eateries.

Hẻm Gems: Refreshing Chè at a 60-Year-Old Retro Hangout

Hẻm Gems: Refreshing Chè at a 60-Year-Old Retro Hangout

Relishing a bowl of assorted chè at Thach Che Hien Khanh is more than just an afternoon spent shooting the breeze with friends, it’s also a tr...

Hẻm Gems: Anh Tư's Dreamy Grilled Chicken in Binh Thanh

Hẻm Gems: Anh Tư's Dreamy Grilled Chicken in Binh Thanh

Around the Saigoneer office I've become the go-to scribe when it comes to chicken-related Hẻm Gems. Therefore, when a friend described a Binh ...

Old Saigon

[Video] Trading Places: The Story of 42 Nguyen Hue

[Video] Trading Places: The Story of 42 Nguyen Hue

With 42 Nguyen Hue facing an uncertain future, RICE and Saigoneer set out to share the stories of residents of one of Saigon's most popular "c...

Street Cred: Duy Tan, The 8-Year-Old Emperor

Street Cred: Duy Tan, The 8-Year-Old Emperor

When the French first enthroned Duy Tan, the youngest emperor of the Nguyen dynasty, their expectation was that a boy, at the ripe age of ei...

A Throwback to Saigon's Original Tramway Network

A Throwback to Saigon's Original Tramway Network

As ever-increasing levels of traffic congestion and air pollution turn many of Ho Chi Minh City’s road junctions into choking bottlenecks, m...