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[Video] The Remarkable Rise of Landmark 81 in a 30-Second Timelapse

There's nothing bold in saying that Saigon is changing right before our eyes, but it's rare that you get to see every st...

After Series of Grave Accidents, Vietnam Amps up Street Inspections, Sobriety Tests

In response to worrisome statistics and high profile accidents, authorities are undertaking a variety of measures to mak...

Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Victorious to Stay in Last-16 Hunt of Asian Cup

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VinFast Announces New Car Collection, VinFast Pre, for 2020 Release

VinFast will increase its business portfolio in the future with a new line of cars.

You Can Now Pump Your Own Gas at 11 Filling Stations in Saigon

The service underwent a 15-day pilot period before being officially rolled out.

Once Invisible, Saigon's Underground Scene Emerges Into Light

In just a few short decades, underground hip-hop and youth culture has gained a massive following, not only within Saigo...

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...