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Vietnam Among Top 10 Most Weather-Wrecked Countries in 2017: Report

Vietnam Among Top 10 Most Weather-Wrecked Countries in 2017: Report

With a death toll of 298 and damages surpassing US$4 billion, the country occupies the sixth spot on the 2019 Climate Ri...

Morning Stories Roundup: AFF Final, Canal Blockage and Bui Giang Painting

Morning Stories Roundup: AFF Final, Canal Blockage and Bui Giang Painting

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Why a New Grass-Roots Anti-Abortion Campaign Is Generating Hate Online

Why a New Grass-Roots Anti-Abortion Campaign Is Generating Hate Online

The campaign, titled "Mẹ Ơi Đừng Giết Con" (Mama! Don't Kill Me), was established early this December by two men, Le Hoa...

Saigon Schools to Install CCTV Cameras to Combat Child Abuse

Saigon Schools to Install CCTV Cameras to Combat Child Abuse

About 315 cameras will be placed in local kindergartens in response to concerns that teachers are abusing students.

After Historic Rainfall Hits Da Nang, Residents Abandon Cars for Kayaks

After Historic Rainfall Hits Da Nang, Residents Abandon Cars for Kayaks

Da Nang was the latest metropolis in Vietnam to fall victim to extreme weather conditions.

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

Chill 7th Anniversary @ Chill Skybar

Chill 7th Anniversary @ Chill Skybar

Chill Skybar celebrates 7 years in the nightlife scene in Saigon.

Monkey 47 @ Park Hyatt

Monkey 47 @ Park Hyatt

After 5 at Park Hyatt Saigon is back with Monkey 47 Gin.

Ladies Night @ Lush

Ladies Night @ Lush

Haven't had enough from your weekend? Come to Lush for Ladies Night every Tuesday.