Saigoneer | Everything Sat, 16 Oct 2021 03:43:37 GMT FeedCreator 1.8.0-dev ( Nocturnal Animals Music Livestream Series Unites Artists for Pandemic Relief (Michael Tatarski. Top image via Nocturnal Animals.) Thu, 14 Oct 2021 10:20:00 GMT Major Typhoon Kompasu to Hit North-Central Vietnam Tomorrow (Saigoneer.) Wed, 13 Oct 2021 05:44:54 GMT An Awe-Inspiring Bird's-Eye View of Bình Định's Chăm Towersình-định-s-chăm-towers (Paul Christiansen. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 13 Oct 2021 05:49:21 GMTình-định-s-chăm-towers Made-in-Vietnam Dating App Fika Secures $1.6m in Seed Funding$1-6m-in-seed-funding (Saigoneer.) Tue, 12 Oct 2021 09:04:52 GMT$1-6m-in-seed-funding As Cases Drop, Saigon Announces Roadmap to Phase out Covid-19 Field Hospitals,-saigon-announces-roadmap-to-phase-out-covid-19-field-hospitals (Saigoneer.) Mon, 11 Oct 2021 09:12:45 GMT,-saigon-announces-roadmap-to-phase-out-covid-19-field-hospitals Da Lat Installs First-Ever Traffic Lights to Stem Road Congestion (Saigoneer. Photo by Khoi Pham.) Fri, 08 Oct 2021 07:29:16 GMT Can Street Art Help Restore One of Hanoi's Poorest Communities? (Elise Luong. Photos by Bac Ha.) Fri, 08 Oct 2021 07:17:36 GMT Vaccine QR Codes Are the Hottest New Fashion Accessory in Saigon (Saigoneer.) Thu, 07 Oct 2021 09:49:26 GMT The Zoologist Who Makes Animal Origami out of Vietnam's Banknotes (Uyên Đỗ. Photos courtesy of Liên Quốc Đạt.) Thu, 07 Oct 2021 06:55:14 GMT In Pre-Pandemic Central Vietnam, the Stages of Life Are in Full View Outside,-the-stages-of-life-are-in-full-view-outside (Saigoneer. Photos by Maurizio Saroli.) Mon, 11 Oct 2021 04:15:06 GMT,-the-stages-of-life-are-in-full-view-outside Saigon to Resume Flights, Buses, Taxis, App-Based Car Rides in Limited Capacity,-buses,-taxis,-app-based-car-rides-in-limited-capacity (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 06 Oct 2021 04:50:06 GMT,-buses,-taxis,-app-based-car-rides-in-limited-capacity A Nguyễn Văn Tỵ Artwork Is up for Sale in Hong Kong. His Family Says It's Fake.ễn-văn-tỵ-artwork-is-up-for-sale-in-hong-kong-his-family-says-it-s-fake (Saigoneer.) Mon, 04 Oct 2021 07:43:42 GMTễn-văn-tỵ-artwork-is-up-for-sale-in-hong-kong-his-family-says-it-s-fake Vietnam Announces New App to Unify All Previous Covid-19 Apps (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoàng.) Thu, 30 Sep 2021 11:26:45 GMT The Unexpected Lure of Watching Streamers Drive a Truck Across a Virtual Vietnam (Mầm. Top image: Phan Nhi.) Thu, 30 Sep 2021 05:13:55 GMT Phi Nhung, Bolero and Folk Songstress, Passes Away at 51 Due to Covid-19,-bolero-and-folk-songstress,-passes-away-at-51-due-to-covid-19 (Saigoneer.) Wed, 29 Sep 2021 10:17:08 GMT,-bolero-and-folk-songstress,-passes-away-at-51-due-to-covid-19 In Q3 of 2021, Vietnam's Economy Shrinks for the First Time Since 2000,-vietnam-s-economy-shrinks-for-the-first-time-since-2000 (Saigoneer. Photo by Khoi Pham.) Wed, 29 Sep 2021 09:42:50 GMT,-vietnam-s-economy-shrinks-for-the-first-time-since-2000 Vietnam Pushes for Mutual Recognition of 'Vaccine Passports' With Some Nations (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 28 Sep 2021 10:26:05 GMT Review: Vietnamese Indie Game 'Hoa' Is a Soothing Oasis in the Age of Anxiety (Khôi Phạm.) Thu, 30 Sep 2021 07:43:49 GMT Vietnam's NanoDragon Satellite to Be Launched Into Orbit From Japan on Friday (Saigoneer.) Mon, 27 Sep 2021 09:07:07 GMT In Lockdown, Saigoneers Draw Strength From an Unexpected Wealth of Support: Each Other,-saigoneers-draw-strength-from-an-unexpected-wealth-of-support-each-other (Tran Duy Minh and Tran Hoa. Top photo by Alberto Prieto.) Sun, 26 Sep 2021 12:52:48 GMT,-saigoneers-draw-strength-from-an-unexpected-wealth-of-support-each-other Without Income, Saigon Zoo Requests VND30bn in Financial Support From City Authorities,-saigon-zoo-requests-vnd30bn-in-financial-support-from-city-authorities (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 24 Sep 2021 05:09:59 GMT,-saigon-zoo-requests-vnd30bn-in-financial-support-from-city-authorities An Illustration Project Brings Life to the Pages of 16th-Century Literature (Uyên Đỗ.) Fri, 24 Sep 2021 08:39:46 GMT 'Thần Đồng Đất Việt' Author Lê Linh: 'I Will Never Stop Working With History'ần-đồng-đất-việt-author-lê-linh-i-will-never-stop-working-with-history (Ann Ann. Top image by Phuong Phan and Patty Yang.) Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:55:45 GMTần-đồng-đất-việt-author-lê-linh-i-will-never-stop-working-with-history Saigon Resumes Domestic Tourism in 'Green' Districts for Fully Vaccinated Guests (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 22 Sep 2021 09:53:27 GMT Basket Boats: A Key Part of Everyday Life in Coastal Vietnam (Adrien Jean. Photos by Adrien Jean.) Wed, 22 Sep 2021 03:54:21 GMT Over 1,500 Schoolchildren Become Orphans Due to Saigon's Covid-19 Outbreak,500-schoolchildren-become-orphans-due-to-saigon-s-covid-19-outbreak (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 20 Sep 2021 06:50:41 GMT,500-schoolchildren-become-orphans-due-to-saigon-s-covid-19-outbreak 'Đùm Bọc' Uses Vietnamese Food to Raise Funds for Covid-19 Relief in Vietnamđùm-bọc-uses-vietnamese-food-to-raise-funds-for-covid-19-relief-in-vietnam (Michael Tatarski.) Tue, 21 Sep 2021 06:47:41 GMTđùm-bọc-uses-vietnamese-food-to-raise-funds-for-covid-19-relief-in-vietnam Inside Cambodia's Floating Village, Where 40% of People Are Ethnic Vietnamese,-where-40-of-people-are-ethnic-vietnamese (Chris Humphrey. Photos by Chris Humphrey.) Fri, 17 Sep 2021 07:04:36 GMT,-where-40-of-people-are-ethnic-vietnamese Vietnamese Company Buys 50m Doses of Spanish Covid-19 Vaccine (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 15 Sep 2021 10:42:45 GMT Love in the Time of Corona: Long-Distance Relationships When You're Just 1km Apart (Uyên Đỗ.) Wed, 15 Sep 2021 10:29:42 GMT Vietnam Launches Campaign to Donate 1m Computers to Students for Remote Learning (Saigoneer.) Wed, 15 Sep 2021 23:56:35 GMT Saigon to Resume Shipping Across Districts From September 16 (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 14 Sep 2021 10:57:32 GMT Without Ride-Hailing, Public Buses, Saigon's Taxis Are Thrust Into the Frontline,-public-buses,-saigon-s-taxis-are-thrust-into-the-frontline (Madeleine List. Top photo by Doc Lap, courtesy of Mai Linh Group.) Tue, 14 Sep 2021 10:29:42 GMT,-public-buses,-saigon-s-taxis-are-thrust-into-the-frontline Saigon's Lockdown to Be Extended, Likely Until End of Month,-likely-until-end-of-month (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 13 Sep 2021 10:31:13 GMT,-likely-until-end-of-month Who's Eligible for 'Vaccine Green Pass' and What Activities Are Passholders Allowed? (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Sat, 11 Sep 2021 04:18:44 GMT Benefit Concert Featuring Indie Artists Plays Tomorrow to Raise Fund for Vaccines (Saigoneer.) Fri, 10 Sep 2021 09:23:34 GMT As Lockdown Intensifies, Animal Shelters Struggle to Rescue, Care for Abandoned Pets,-animal-shelters-struggle-to-rescue,-care-for-abandoned-pets (Nhật Anh. Top image by Lê Quan Thuận) Thu, 09 Sep 2021 10:00:15 GMT,-animal-shelters-struggle-to-rescue,-care-for-abandoned-pets Saigon Allows Takeaway Again, but Few Vendors Can Afford to Reopen,-but-few-vendors-can-afford-to-reopen (Saigoneer. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 09 Sep 2021 10:00:29 GMT,-but-few-vendors-can-afford-to-reopen Immerse in a Serene Morning at Ngã Năm Floating Marketã-năm-floating-market (Saigoneer. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 07 Sep 2021 15:02:34 GMTã-năm-floating-market Saigon Faces Online Study Woes as Thousands of Students Still Without Internet, Smart Devices,-smart-devices (Saigoneer.) Tue, 07 Sep 2021 06:30:21 GMT,-smart-devices D7 Explores Plan to Slowly Reopen Businesses After Successful Covid-19 Curb (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 06 Sep 2021 10:39:40 GMT An Ode to Gối Ôm, Our Time-Honored Sleeping Companionối-ôm-pillow-our-time-honored-sleeping-companion (Lina Tran.) Fri, 10 Sep 2021 05:15:09 GMTối-ôm-pillow-our-time-honored-sleeping-companion Vietnam's Covid-19 Outbreak Threatens to Disrupt Global Coffee Supply Chains (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Sun, 05 Sep 2021 04:24:48 GMT Education Department Proposes Vaccinating Students to Reopen Schools (Saigoneer.) Wed, 01 Sep 2021 09:10:47 GMT A Shelf-Stable History of Why Vietnam Loves Mì Góiì-gói (Uyen Do.) Wed, 01 Sep 2021 04:15:17 GMTì-gói Europe Recalls Batches of Hảo Hảo Noodles Found to Contain Banned Substanceảo-hảo-noodles-found-to-contain-banned-substance (Saigoneer.) Tue, 31 Aug 2021 09:38:27 GMTảo-hảo-noodles-found-to-contain-banned-substance Born Into Traditional Craft, a Young Sculptor Finds Joy in Carving Pop Culture,-a-young-sculptor-finds-joy-in-carving-pop-culture (Paul Christiansen. Photos courtesy of Duy Tran.) Mon, 30 Aug 2021 13:46:18 GMT,-a-young-sculptor-finds-joy-in-carving-pop-culture Saigon Allows Shippers to Operate Again in 'Red Zones,' Requires Daily Covid-19 Tests,-requires-daily-covid-19-tests (Saigoneer.) Mon, 30 Aug 2021 10:16:52 GMT,-requires-daily-covid-19-tests Triệu Thị Chơi, Cookbook Author Extraordinaire, Passes Away Due to Covid-19ệu-thị-chơi,-cookbook-author-extraordinaire,-passes-away-due-to-covid-19 (Saigoneer.) Fri, 27 Aug 2021 06:04:07 GMTệu-thị-chơi,-cookbook-author-extraordinaire,-passes-away-due-to-covid-19 Hung Vuong Hospital Opens Care Center for Babies Born to Mothers With Covid-19 (Saigoneer.) Thu, 26 Aug 2021 10:05:14 GMT US VP Kamala Harris Pledges 1m Pfizer Doses, Opens CDC Office During Vietnam Visit,-opens-cdc-office-during-vietnam-visit (Saigoneer.) Thu, 26 Aug 2021 09:31:53 GMT,-opens-cdc-office-during-vietnam-visit Đại Việt Kỳ Nhân: When Vietnam's Prolific History Meets Board Gameđại-việt-kỳ-nhân-when-vietnam-s-prolific-history-meets-board-game (Ann Ann. Top Image: Phương Phan.) Wed, 25 Aug 2021 13:14:11 GMTđại-việt-kỳ-nhân-when-vietnam-s-prolific-history-meets-board-game 'Lòng Vòng Sài Gòn' Music Video Reminds Us of the Fantastical Magic of the Cityòng-vòng-sài-gòn-music-video-reminds-us-of-the-fantastical-magic-of-the-city (Saigoneer.) Wed, 25 Aug 2021 08:46:20 GMTòng-vòng-sài-gòn-music-video-reminds-us-of-the-fantastical-magic-of-the-city Pandemic Pushes 80m People in Asia Into Extreme Poverty, ADB Data Shows,-adb-data-shows (Saigoneer.) Wed, 25 Aug 2021 08:39:52 GMT,-adb-data-shows Vietnam to Receive 10m Covid-19 Vaccine Doses From Cuba This Year (Saigoneer.) Tue, 24 Aug 2021 07:04:04 GMT Covid-19 Outbreak Dampens Saigon's Trung Thu Spirits as Bakeries Forgo Moon Cakes (Saigoneer.) Mon, 23 Aug 2021 06:30:31 GMT Stricter Lockdown Begins for Saigon at Midnight (Saigoneer. Top photo by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 25 Aug 2021 08:47:05 GMT On the Other Side of the Window: a Peek into Different Worlds (Linh. Sketches by Linh.) Fri, 20 Aug 2021 07:55:01 GMT Saigon Police Asked to Facilitate Transport to Airport (Saigoneer.) Fri, 20 Aug 2021 08:14:50 GMT Cryptocurrency Use Surges in Vietnam (Saigoneer.) Fri, 20 Aug 2021 13:09:26 GMT Gojek Launches New Car Ride-Hailing Service (Saigoneer.) Fri, 20 Aug 2021 06:11:20 GMT [Illustrations] 20th Century Vietnam by Thang Trần Phềnhần-phềnh (Saigoneer.) Thu, 19 Aug 2021 05:14:13 GMTần-phềnh A Lifetime Adrift: Phu Quoc Cruise Ship Crewmen Live and Work On Board (Ngọc Huynh. Photo by Ngọc Huỳnh.) Tue, 24 Aug 2021 02:10:46 GMT Saigon Designer Envisages Classic Vietnamese Transportations With Some Pizzaz (Paul Christiansen. Images by Thái Minh Triết.) Wed, 25 Aug 2021 02:56:24 GMT Major Upgrade Approved for Con Dao Airport (Saigoneer.) Thu, 19 Aug 2021 04:06:26 GMT 14-year-old Vietnamese Painter Earns $23K from NFT Painting$23k-from-nft-painting (Saigoneer.) Wed, 18 Aug 2021 06:18:52 GMT$23k-from-nft-painting It All Started With 100 Boxes of Cookies (Vina Vo.) Wed, 18 Aug 2021 11:57:25 GMT Vietnam Consumed the 3rd-Most Instant Noodles Globally in 2020 (Saigoneer. Illustration by Le Rin.) Mon, 16 Aug 2021 09:34:50 GMT Tan Son Nhat Ranked Among World's Busiest Airports in 2020 (Saigoneer.) Mon, 16 Aug 2021 09:09:39 GMT How One Group Is Working to Keep Children Mentally Stimulated During Lockdown (Madeleine List. Top image by Patty Yang and Le Quan Thuan.) Tue, 14 Sep 2021 06:35:37 GMT Japan to Launch Vietnamese Microsatellite into Orbit Next March (Saigoneer.) Fri, 13 Aug 2021 12:03:35 GMT Covid-19 Propanganda Posters Re-imagined as Đông Hồ Paintingsđông-hồ-paintings (Saigoneer.) Sat, 14 Aug 2021 05:21:00 GMTđông-hồ-paintings Now Delivery App to be Rebranded as ShopeeFood (Saigoneer.) Thu, 12 Aug 2021 11:37:19 GMT Say Hello to Sumi, the AI Friend of Vietnam's Gen Z,-the-ai-friend-of-vietnam-s-gen-z (Linh Pham. Top illustration by Patty Yang.) Thu, 12 Aug 2021 02:30:57 GMT,-the-ai-friend-of-vietnam-s-gen-z Saigon Told to Control Covid-19 Outbreak by Mid-September (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 11 Aug 2021 07:54:49 GMT [Illustrations] Mesmerizing Modern and Mythic Vietnam Re-Imagined (Paul Christiansen. Illustrations by Brian Hoang) Thu, 12 Aug 2021 02:28:09 GMT Life on the Last Remaining Ferries in Hoi An (Tran Duy Minh. Photos by Nguyen Phan.) Tue, 10 Aug 2021 08:00:36 GMT SOSmap Becomes Virtual Bridge Between Those in Need and Those Who Can Give (Nhật Anh.) Wed, 11 Aug 2021 03:09:36 GMT How Vietnam's Street Artists Have Made a Global Medium Their Own (Amélie Huynh Le Maux. Top image by Phương Phan.) Wed, 11 Aug 2021 03:34:53 GMT Saigoneer Podcast: Tourist Attractions & Who They're For; The Debate Over 'Essential' Goods (Saigoneer. Top image by Jessie Tran.) Tue, 10 Aug 2021 02:45:23 GMT US Vice President Kamala Harris to Visit Vietnam This Month in First Asia Trip (Saigoneer.) Sat, 07 Aug 2021 05:17:48 GMT Review: On Debut EP 'Low,' Ho Tram Anh Sings Like a Poet Laureate for the Disconnected,-ho-tram-anh-sings-like-a-poet-laureate-for-the-disconnected (Chris Humphrey. Top photo by Chris Humphrey.) Fri, 06 Aug 2021 04:28:23 GMT,-ho-tram-anh-sings-like-a-poet-laureate-for-the-disconnected FV Hospital Seeks Approval to Collect Fees for Vaccination Services (Saigoneer.) Fri, 06 Aug 2021 03:45:04 GMT The World at Your Fingertips: How Vietnamese Studios Lead the Art of Artisan Keycaps (Nhật Anh and Thế Anh. Top graphic by Phan Nhi.) Thu, 05 Aug 2021 06:10:14 GMT Vietnam's Art Spaces Find Silver Linings in Moving Online Amid Pandemic (Emma Duester.) Wed, 04 Aug 2021 04:28:17 GMT For Her Graduation Project, a Local Designer Turns Street Food Into Mobile Game,-a-local-designer-turns-street-food-into-mobile-game (Saigoneer.) Tue, 03 Aug 2021 10:48:32 GMT,-a-local-designer-turns-street-food-into-mobile-game Saigon Expands Vaccination Campaign to All City Residents Over 18 (Saigoneer.) Mon, 02 Aug 2021 08:54:37 GMT Vietnamese Scientists Are Developing an AI to Detect Covid-19 via Cough Sounds (Saigoneer.) Fri, 30 Jul 2021 04:48:38 GMT Vietnam's Female Comics Show How to Unapologetically Be Yourself on Stage (Thanh Thanh. Top image by Phan Nhi.) Thu, 29 Jul 2021 06:25:05 GMT Saigon Starts Vaccinating Delivery Drivers, Requiring Armbands, QR Code,-requiring-armbands,-qr-code (Saigoneer. Photo by Linh Pham.) Wed, 28 Jul 2021 09:03:36 GMT,-requiring-armbands,-qr-code This New Vietnamese Lo-Fi Video Is Making Us Feel All Sorts of Emotions (Saigoneer.) Wed, 28 Jul 2021 09:08:23 GMT What Happens When Artists Turn a Fishing Village Into Their Canvas? (Adrien Jean. Photos by Adrien Jean.) Thu, 29 Jul 2021 03:26:28 GMT Pháo Drops New MV for TikTok Smash Hit '2 Phút Hơn' Featuring Tygaáo-drops-new-mv-for-tiktok-smash-hit-2-phút-hơn-featuring-tyga (Saigoneer.) Tue, 27 Jul 2021 08:29:34 GMTáo-drops-new-mv-for-tiktok-smash-hit-2-phút-hơn-featuring-tyga As National Cases Surpass 100,000, Saigon Imposes Night Curfew, Restricts Movements,000,-saigon-imposes-night-curfew,-restricts-movements (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 26 Jul 2021 07:59:13 GMT,000,-saigon-imposes-night-curfew,-restricts-movements On the Idea of Home: Reflections From Another Covid-19 Summer (Linh. Sketches by Linh. Graphics by Hannah Hoang and Phan Nhi. Animation by Phan Nhi.) Mon, 26 Jul 2021 05:28:31 GMT Sapa Park With Ugly Statue of Liberty Ordered to Remove Ugly New Elsa Statue (Saigoneer.) Fri, 23 Jul 2021 06:10:00 GMT Vietnam Produces First Test Batch of Sputnik V Covid-19 Vaccine (Saigoneer.) Thu, 22 Jul 2021 08:23:46 GMT Missing Saigon? Live Vicariously Through These Tender Illustrations by a Filipino Artist. (Mầm. Top image: Phương Phan.) Fri, 23 Jul 2021 03:39:08 GMT Saigon Shoppers Turn to Post Offices, Pharmacies, Beauty Stores for Fresh Produce,-pharmacies,-beauty-stores-for-fresh-produce (Saigoneer.) Wed, 21 Jul 2021 05:15:16 GMT,-pharmacies,-beauty-stores-for-fresh-produce Vietnam Considers Eventually Merging Small, Sparsely Populated Provinces,-sparsely-populated-provinces (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 21 Jul 2021 07:05:26 GMT,-sparsely-populated-provinces A New Baby Giraffe Was Born at the Saigon Zoo. You Can Help Name Her. (Saigoneer. Top photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 19 Jul 2021 10:15:43 GMT Amid Tourism Slump, Saigon's Hotels Provide Free Stays, Meals to Frontline Workers,-saigon-s-hotels-provide-free-stays,-meals-to-frontline-workers (Saigoneer.) Mon, 19 Jul 2021 09:52:10 GMT,-saigon-s-hotels-provide-free-stays,-meals-to-frontline-workers Saigon Artist Đoàn Quốc Takes Watercolor Paintings to Whole New Heightsđoàn-quốc-takes-watercolor-paintings-to-whole-new-heights (Ann Ann. Photos courtesy of Đoàn Quốc.) Sun, 18 Jul 2021 07:03:41 GMTđoàn-quốc-takes-watercolor-paintings-to-whole-new-heights A Day in the Life of Madame Xuân, Hoi An's 85-Year-Old Vegetable Vendorân,-hoi-an-s-85-year-old-vegetable-vendor (Tran Duy Minh. Photos by Nguyen Phan.) Tue, 13 Jul 2021 10:18:03 GMTân,-hoi-an-s-85-year-old-vegetable-vendor Saigon Has Imposed Over $50,000 in Fines so Far to Enforce Lockdown Rules$50,000-in-fines-so-far-to-enforce-lockdown-rules (Saigoneer.) Tue, 13 Jul 2021 09:19:25 GMT$50,000-in-fines-so-far-to-enforce-lockdown-rules For Vietnam's Millennials, Sneakers Reflect American Ideals, Self-Expression and Nostalgia,-sneakers-reflect-american-ideals,-self-expression-and-nostalgia (Duy Nguyen. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Sat, 10 Jul 2021 04:43:09 GMT,-sneakers-reflect-american-ideals,-self-expression-and-nostalgia After Series of Shocking Pet Poisonings, Owners Push for Stricter Animal Welfare Laws,-owners-push-for-stricter-animal-welfare-laws (Madeleine List. Top image by Jessie Tran.) Tue, 14 Sep 2021 06:35:01 GMT,-owners-push-for-stricter-animal-welfare-laws Thuan Kieu Plaza to Be Converted Into Covid-19 Field Hospital (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 09 Jul 2021 09:39:21 GMT Art That Outlives Us: The Paintings of Vietnamese American Artist Ann Phong (Quynh Vo. Top graphic by Jessie Tran.) Sat, 10 Jul 2021 07:49:47 GMT Sài Gòn Ơi, Let's Meet for Cà Phê Once the Pandemic Is Overài-gòn-ơi,-let-s-meet-for-cà-phê-once-the-pandemic-is-over (Uyên Đỗ. Graphics by Phan Nhi, Jessie Trần, and Patty Yang.) Thu, 08 Jul 2021 03:46:51 GMTài-gòn-ơi,-let-s-meet-for-cà-phê-once-the-pandemic-is-over Nearly 13m Workers in Vietnam Financially Impacted by Current Covid-19 Wave (Saigoneer.) Wed, 07 Jul 2021 10:13:11 GMT Vietnam Crossed 1,000 Daily Covid-19 Cases for the First Time Yesterday,000-daily-covid-19-cases-for-the-first-time-yesterday (Saigoneer.) Tue, 06 Jul 2021 05:22:18 GMT,000-daily-covid-19-cases-for-the-first-time-yesterday With Summer Comes a Glorious Lotus Harvest Season in Hoi An (Adrien Jean. Photos by Adrien Jean.) Wed, 07 Jul 2021 03:38:11 GMT D1 Proposes VND32.5bn Revamp Project of Me Linh Square Park (Saigoneer. Top photo by Brandon Coleman.) Thu, 01 Jul 2021 08:41:25 GMT Saigon Pilots Home Quarantine for F1 Cases, Albeit With Strict Criteria,-albeit-with-strict-criteria (Saigoneer.) Wed, 30 Jun 2021 09:44:46 GMT,-albeit-with-strict-criteria Saigon Approves $39m Aid Package for Workers, Businesses Affected by Covid-19$39m-aid-package-for-workers,-businesses-affected-by-covid-19 (Saigoneer. Photo by Adrien Jean.) Wed, 30 Jun 2021 05:32:29 GMT$39m-aid-package-for-workers,-businesses-affected-by-covid-19 Glimpses of a Tranquil Hanoi From Inside 21 Days of Hotel Quarantine (Morgan Ommer. Photos by Morgan Ommer.) Tue, 29 Jun 2021 10:43:29 GMT Vaccine Passport Trial to Begin in Quang Ninh Next Month (Saigoneer.) Mon, 28 Jun 2021 12:58:38 GMT How LiveSpace, a New Music Initiative, Aims to Nurture Vietnam's Indie Musicians,-a-new-music-initiative,-aims-to-nurture-vietnam-s-indie-musicians (Hung Tran. Photos by Visual Light for L'Espace.) Fri, 25 Jun 2021 04:26:09 GMT,-a-new-music-initiative,-aims-to-nurture-vietnam-s-indie-musicians Find Literary Divination in This Special Deck of 'Tale of Kiều' Tarotều-tarot (Thế Anh and Nhật Anh. Photos by Cecilia Vũ.) Sun, 27 Jun 2021 03:50:02 GMTều-tarot Phuc Long Coffee and Tea to Open First US Store in California in July (Saigoneer.) Thu, 24 Jun 2021 05:51:59 GMT Saigon Releases Update of Map Portal With Local Covid-19 Cases, Vaccination Points,-vaccination-points (Saigoneer.) Tue, 22 Jun 2021 08:21:25 GMT,-vaccination-points HCMC Proposes Rail Link Between Tan Son Nhat, Long Thanh Airports,-long-thanh-airports (Saigoneer.) Mon, 21 Jun 2021 08:44:31 GMT,-long-thanh-airports A Halcyon Hanoi in the Art of Joseph Inguimberty, the Professor Who Taught Lê Phổ,-the-professor-who-taught-lê-phổ (Khoi Pham.) Fri, 18 Jun 2021 05:38:48 GMT,-the-professor-who-taught-lê-phổ 5 Eateries Doing Takeaway to Try Today, as Recommended by Saigoneer Staff,-as-recommended-by-saigoneer-staff (Saigoneer. Graphics by Phan Nhi.) Thu, 17 Jun 2021 10:36:05 GMT,-as-recommended-by-saigoneer-staff Fantastic Beasts of Vietnam's Mythology Reimagined by Local Student Project (Ann Ann.) Fri, 18 Jun 2021 04:29:38 GMT At Huyen Trang Pagoda, Spirituality, Charity Campaigns and a Home for Stray Kittens,-spirituality,-charity-campaigns-and-a-home-for-stray-kittens (Jim Selkin. Photos by Jim Selkin.) Tue, 06 Jul 2021 01:39:24 GMT,-spirituality,-charity-campaigns-and-a-home-for-stray-kittens Hanoi Engineers Create Air-Conditioned Booth to Help Doctors Combat Summer Heat (Urbanist Hanoi.) Tue, 15 Jun 2021 03:56:45 GMT Saigon Officially Extends Social Distancing Order for Another 14 Days (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 14 Jun 2021 05:52:47 GMT Vietnam's Childhood Obesity Rate Doubles Over 10 Years, Data Shows,-data-shows (Saigoneer. Photo by Chris Humphrey.) Mon, 14 Jun 2021 11:00:35 GMT,-data-shows Meet Tô Đậm, the Young Artists Bringing Mural Arts to Schools in Rural Vietnamô-đậm,-the-young-artists-bringing-mural-arts-to-schools-in-rural-vietnam (Quyên Hoàng. Top photo by Bét.) Sat, 12 Jun 2021 02:30:44 GMTô-đậm,-the-young-artists-bringing-mural-arts-to-schools-in-rural-vietnam On ‘Ếch Ếch Vol. 1,’ a Mosaic of Hanoi’s Underground Music Scene‘ếch-ếch-vol-1,’-a-mosaic-of-hanoi’s-underground-music-scene (Linh Pham. Photos by Chris Humphrey.) Fri, 11 Jun 2021 03:55:00 GMT‘ếch-ếch-vol-1,’-a-mosaic-of-hanoi’s-underground-music-scene How Quy Nhon's Old Cemetery Slowly Expands up Vung Chua Mountain (Paul Christiansen and Phuong Pham. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 10 Jun 2021 14:28:38 GMT Scientists Discover Special Compounds in Nem Chua That Can Kill Bacteria (Saigoneer.) Thu, 10 Jun 2021 04:14:46 GMT Saigon Aims to Remove Plastic Bags From Supermarkets by Year-End (Saigoneer.) Wed, 16 Jun 2021 07:56:25 GMT Vietnam Proposes Increasing Penalty for Sexual Harassment to VND8m (Saigoneer.) Mon, 07 Jun 2021 13:29:32 GMT Fabulous Saigon Corgi Becomes Pandemic Star for Candid Disinfecting Photo (Saigoneer.) Wed, 16 Jun 2021 07:55:53 GMT Vietnam Proposes Using GPS Trackers to Monitor Incoming Arrivals in Quarantine (Saigoneer.) Thu, 03 Jun 2021 08:50:23 GMT Over 130 Artworks by Mai Trung Thứ Will Be on Display in France in Juneứ-will-be-on-display-in-france-in-june (Saigoneer.) Wed, 02 Jun 2021 05:12:40 GMTứ-will-be-on-display-in-france-in-june Team Behind 500 Startups Vietnam Launches New Venture Fund (Saigoneer.) Tue, 01 Jun 2021 09:30:23 GMT Saigon to Boost Covid-19 Testing to 100,000 Samples Daily Amid Worsening Outbreak,000-samples-daily-amid-worsening-outbreak (Saigoneer.) Mon, 31 May 2021 09:35:34 GMT,000-samples-daily-amid-worsening-outbreak Nha Trang's Whale Worship Festival, as Portrayed in This Stunning Graduation Project,-as-portrayed-in-this-stunning-graduation-project (Nhi Phạm. Images courtesy of Tường Vân.) Tue, 01 Jun 2021 05:04:52 GMT,-as-portrayed-in-this-stunning-graduation-project Could Phong Nha Be One of Vietnam's Top Sustainable Travel Destinations? (Lynda Cade. Photos by Michael Tatarski.) Fri, 28 May 2021 09:30:19 GMT Vietnamese Agency Wins Dieline Design Award for Guta Rebranding Campaign (Saigoneer.) Wed, 23 Jun 2021 04:38:53 GMT Saigon Approves Removal of 178 Trees for Bach Dang Wharf Renovation Project (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Fri, 28 May 2021 04:38:23 GMT Vietnamese Drank More Alcohol in Pandemic-Hit 2020, Data Shows,-data-shows (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 27 May 2021 06:40:34 GMT,-data-shows Vietnamese-Style Coffee Company Raises Millions in US (Saigoneer.) Tue, 25 May 2021 08:35:19 GMT Fall in Love With the People of Hai Phong, One TikTok at a Time,-one-tiktok-at-a-time (Tuyết Nhi. Photos courtesy of 16 Memories.) Mon, 24 May 2021 10:18:29 GMT,-one-tiktok-at-a-time Hẻm Gems: In a Converted Classroom Lives the Unique Open Space of Nhà Phạmẻm-gems-in-a-converted-classroom-lives-the-unique-open-space-of-nhà-phạm (Hoài Thương. Photos by Lê Thái Hoàng Nguyên.) Mon, 24 May 2021 04:16:26 GMTẻm-gems-in-a-converted-classroom-lives-the-unique-open-space-of-nhà-phạm Vietnam to Allocate $1.1bn to Buy 150m Doses of Covid-19 Vaccines This Year$1-1bn-to-buy-150m-doses-of-covid-19-vaccines-this-year (Saigoneer.) Fri, 21 May 2021 05:40:01 GMT$1-1bn-to-buy-150m-doses-of-covid-19-vaccines-this-year Rapper Wowy Auctions off Blood Portrait to Raise Funds for Children's Hospital (Saigoneer.) Wed, 19 May 2021 09:33:32 GMT A Day in the Life of Phung Hung, a D5 Street With Two Personalities,-a-d5-street-with-two-personalities (Jim Selkin. Photos by Jim Selkin.) Mon, 17 May 2021 05:06:54 GMT,-a-d5-street-with-two-personalities New PM Supports Plan to Let HCMC Retain More Budget Revenue (Saigoneer. Photo by Pete Walls.) Tue, 18 May 2021 04:41:24 GMT Hẻm Gems: A 'Secret' Hakka Feast Only for Those in the Knowẻm-gems-a-secret-hakka-feast-only-for-those-in-the-know (Brendan Ryan. Photos by Mervin Lee.) Sun, 16 May 2021 03:15:41 GMTẻm-gems-a-secret-hakka-feast-only-for-those-in-the-know Pull up a Plastic Stool, Break out the Watercolor, We're Painting Saigon,-break-out-the-watercolor,-we-re-painting-saigon (Paul Christiansen. Illustrations by Vy.) Sat, 15 May 2021 06:11:37 GMT,-break-out-the-watercolor,-we-re-painting-saigon Vietnamese Developer of 'Axie Infinity' Game App Raises $7.5m in Investment$7-5m-in-investment (Saigoneer.) Tue, 18 May 2021 06:47:13 GMT$7-5m-in-investment How a TikTok Video Reunites a Missing Husband With His Family After 13 Years (Saigoneer.) Sat, 15 May 2021 04:17:06 GMT Saigon Is the Most Preferred Destination for Relocation in Vietnam, Report Shows,-report-shows (Saigoneer. Top image by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 11 May 2021 08:43:06 GMT,-report-shows Bamboo Airways Will Start Daily Flights to the US This September (Saigoneer.) Mon, 10 May 2021 09:11:37 GMT Hẻm Gems: The Pandemic Kept Her in Vietnam, so She Opened a Thai Eateryẻm-gems-the-pandemic-kept-her-in-vietnam,-so-she-opened-a-thai-eatery (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 14 May 2021 03:40:46 GMTẻm-gems-the-pandemic-kept-her-in-vietnam,-so-she-opened-a-thai-eatery The Alluring Backstory of Chả Rươi, Vietnam’s Slimiest Street Food Characterả-rươi,-vietnam’s-slimiest-street-food-character (Hieu Tran.) Mon, 10 May 2021 02:45:47 GMTả-rươi,-vietnam’s-slimiest-street-food-character Inside 'Little Lotus,' the Adorable Japanese Manga Set in Saigon,-the-adorable-japanese-manga-set-in-saigon (Saigoneer.) Thu, 06 May 2021 08:38:30 GMT,-the-adorable-japanese-manga-set-in-saigon US, Australian Firms Are Trying to Trademark Vietnam's Award-Winning Rice,-australian-firms-are-trying-to-trademark-vietnam-s-award-winning-rice (Saigoneer.) Wed, 05 May 2021 07:38:14 GMT,-australian-firms-are-trying-to-trademark-vietnam-s-award-winning-rice Vietnamese Artist Shows Incredible Skills in Hyperrealistic Hảo Hảo Noodles Paintingảo-hảo-noodles-painting (Saigoneer.) Tue, 04 May 2021 09:27:03 GMTảo-hảo-noodles-painting Stray Crocodiles Are Threatening Residents of Saigon's Binh Chanh District (Saigoneer.) Wed, 28 Apr 2021 09:51:53 GMT After Online Mockery, Sa Pa Park With Ugly Statue of Liberty Replica Gets Shut Down,-sa-pa-park-with-ugly-statue-of-liberty-replica-gets-shut-down (Saigoneer.) Mon, 26 Apr 2021 09:36:08 GMT,-sa-pa-park-with-ugly-statue-of-liberty-replica-gets-shut-down Hẻm Gems: A Nasi Lemak in Saigon That Evokes Memories of Hawker Centersẻm-gems-a-nasi-lemak-in-saigon-that-evokes-memories-of-hawker-centers (Khoi Pham. Photos by Le Thai Hoang Nguyen.) Mon, 26 Apr 2021 07:07:01 GMTẻm-gems-a-nasi-lemak-in-saigon-that-evokes-memories-of-hawker-centers A Lotus 'Startup' in Hanoi Goes Back to Its Roots (Bùi Thị Bích Liên. Photos by Bùi Thị Bích Liên.) Fri, 23 Apr 2021 05:32:23 GMT Inside the Extravaganza Using Literature to Highlight Hoi An History (Võ Thị Như Mai. Photos courtesy of Nguyễn Quang Vinh.) Tue, 20 Apr 2021 07:23:45 GMT Sold for $3.1m, Mai Trung Thứ Portrait Becomes Highest-Valued Vietnamese Artwork$3-1m,-mai-trung-thứ-portrait-becomes-highest-valued-vietnamese-artwork (Saigoneer.) Tue, 20 Apr 2021 06:39:44 GMT$3-1m,-mai-trung-thứ-portrait-becomes-highest-valued-vietnamese-artwork The Average Height of Vietnamese Children Increased, but So Did Obesity Rates,-but-so-did-obesity-rates (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 17 May 2021 10:07:57 GMT,-but-so-did-obesity-rates The Quotidian Hẻm Life Along the Railway Track in District 3ẻm-life-along-the-railway-track-in-district-3 (Jim Selkin. Photos by Jim Selkin.) Sun, 18 Apr 2021 07:47:37 GMTẻm-life-along-the-railway-track-in-district-3 Hẻm Gems: Xôi Khâu Nhục, the Cantonese Breakfast for Pork Belly Loversẻm-gems-xôi-khâu-nhục,-the-cantonese-breakfast-for-pork-belly-lovers (Brendan Ryan. Photos by Alberto Prieto and Le Thai Hoang Nguyen.) Tue, 20 Apr 2021 12:02:51 GMTẻm-gems-xôi-khâu-nhục,-the-cantonese-breakfast-for-pork-belly-lovers Saigon's Rainy Season Is Shorter, Comes Earlier This Year Due to La Niña,-comes-earlier-this-year-due-to-la-niña (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 20 Apr 2021 03:45:10 GMT,-comes-earlier-this-year-due-to-la-niña The Vietnamese Filmmaker Turning Travelogues Into Cinematic Spectacles (Nhi Phạm. Images courtesy of Kop Dinh.) Wed, 14 Apr 2021 08:06:19 GMT IMF Predicts Vietnam's Economic Growth Rates Will Top ASEAN in 2022 (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 14 Apr 2021 09:44:51 GMT Historic Gate of Saigon Children's Hospital Destroyed by Car Collision (Saigoneer.) Mon, 12 Apr 2021 10:03:19 GMT Hẻm Gems: The Oldest Hủ Tiếu Bò Viên in Townẻm-gems-the-oldest-hủ-tiếu-bò-viên-in-town (Huynh Bao Tran Nguyen. Photos by Le Thai Hoang Nguyen.) Fri, 16 Apr 2021 07:24:59 GMTẻm-gems-the-oldest-hủ-tiếu-bò-viên-in-town 8 the Theatre Refreshes Jazz With Music by Young People for Young People (Saigoneer. Photos by Nhi Ngo courtesy of 8 the Theater.) Mon, 12 Apr 2021 07:31:59 GMT Bình Dân Học Vụ, Vietnam's Revolution Against the Enemy of Illiteracyình-dân-học-vụ,-vietnam-s-revolution-against-the-enemy-of-illiteracy (Linh Pham. Top graphic by Hannah Hoang.) Fri, 09 Apr 2021 04:30:14 GMTình-dân-học-vụ,-vietnam-s-revolution-against-the-enemy-of-illiteracy Hanoi Overtakes Saigon as Vietnam's Most Expensive City, Statistics Office Says,-statistics-office-says (Saigoneer.) Sat, 15 May 2021 04:17:18 GMT,-statistics-office-says Notes From the Hiking Trail to Catch the Morning Sun in Quy Nhon (Paul Christiansen. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 09 Apr 2021 02:15:45 GMT Aviation Authority Proposes Entry for Covid-19 Vaccine Passport Holders (Saigoneer.) Wed, 07 Apr 2021 07:30:03 GMT Morning Stories: Ben Thanh Station, Fines on Noisy Clubs, and Vaccinations,-fines-on-noisy-clubs,-and-vaccinations (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 08 Apr 2021 03:45:17 GMT,-fines-on-noisy-clubs,-and-vaccinations Morning Stories: E-Medical Records, Fish Deaths, and Food Safety Fines,-fish-deaths,-and-food-safety-fines (Saigoneer.) Wed, 07 Apr 2021 03:19:29 GMT,-fish-deaths,-and-food-safety-fines Vietnamese Netizens Call for H&M Boycott Over 'Problematic Map' of China (Saigoneer.) Mon, 05 Apr 2021 12:46:27 GMT The Unquenchable Spirit of Artist Lê Triều Điểnê-triều-điển (Paul Christiansen. Photos by Alberto Prieto and Nguyen Le.) Fri, 09 Apr 2021 08:25:33 GMTê-triều-điển Hẻm Gems: Nha Trang's 22-Year-Old Bánh Canh Cá Sings the Praises of the Seaẻm-gems-nha-trang-s-22-year-old-bánh-canh-cá-sings-the-praises-of-the-sea (Tran Duy Minh. Photos by Tran Duy Minh.) Fri, 09 Apr 2021 07:12:42 GMTẻm-gems-nha-trang-s-22-year-old-bánh-canh-cá-sings-the-praises-of-the-sea A Woman in Soc Trang Faked Her Own Funeral to Avoid Debt (Saigoneer.) Fri, 02 Apr 2021 09:35:04 GMT The Unwavering Creative Gusto of Artist Mộng Bíchộng-bích (Elise Luong. Top photo by Bùi Hoài Nam Sơn.) Fri, 02 Apr 2021 04:54:14 GMTộng-bích 'The Humanimal' Exhibition Celebrates Artist Daos501's 15-Year Journey in Graffiti (Nhi Phạm. Photos courtesy of Interlink.) Thu, 01 Apr 2021 09:11:30 GMT VNA Resumes Flights to Sydney, Seoul and Tokyo, Though With Heavy Restrictions,-seoul-and-tokyo,-though-with-heavy-restrictions (Saigoneer.) Thu, 01 Apr 2021 10:08:32 GMT,-seoul-and-tokyo,-though-with-heavy-restrictions From April, Vietnam Will Impose up to VND3m Fine on Pet Abusers,-vietnam-will-impose-up-to-vnd3m-fine-on-pet-abusers (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 31 Mar 2021 07:19:40 GMT,-vietnam-will-impose-up-to-vnd3m-fine-on-pet-abusers Review: The Confluence of Art and Hip-Hop in Rapper Táo's Melancholic Musicáo-s-melancholic-music (Nhân Trần-Tiễn.) Tue, 30 Mar 2021 07:15:26 GMTáo-s-melancholic-music Vietnamese Modders Create Drivable VinFast Car in Grand Theft Auto V (Saigoneer.) Fri, 02 Apr 2021 08:16:39 GMT Hẻm Gems: Quy Nhon's Unique Take on Bánh Khọt and Peanut Sauceẻm-gems-quy-nhon-s-unique-take-on-bánh-khọt-and-peanut-sauce (Paul Christiansen. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Sun, 28 Mar 2021 02:00:43 GMTẻm-gems-quy-nhon-s-unique-take-on-bánh-khọt-and-peanut-sauce 2 Vietnamese Restaurants in Saigon, Hanoi Named Among Asia's 100 Best,-hanoi-named-among-asia-s-100-best (Saigoneer.) Fri, 26 Mar 2021 08:57:22 GMT,-hanoi-named-among-asia-s-100-best 2 Vietnamese Who Entered Phu Quoc Illegally Test Positive for Covid-19 (Saigoneer.) Fri, 26 Mar 2021 09:12:25 GMT Exploring the Green Oases Hidden Inside D5's Old Apartment Buildings (Saigoneer. Photos by Văn Nguyên.) Thu, 25 Mar 2021 07:37:46 GMT Vietnam's Internet Much Cheaper but Slower Than Asian Peers', Report Shows,-report-shows (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 24 Mar 2021 09:28:02 GMT,-report-shows Vietnam Jumps 4 Places to 79th in UN World Happiness Ranking (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 23 Mar 2021 08:52:17 GMT On the Gentle Train Ride in a Myanmar From Another Era (Adrien Jean. Photos by Adrien Jean.) Fri, 02 Apr 2021 08:48:21 GMT Hẻm Gems: From Ohio to D7, the Serendipitous Story of Saigon's Lamb Phởẻm-gems-from-ohio-to-d7,-the-serendipitous-story-of-saigon-s-lamb-phở (Khôi Phạm. Photos by Lê Thái Hoàng Nguyên and Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 24 Mar 2021 05:05:55 GMTẻm-gems-from-ohio-to-d7,-the-serendipitous-story-of-saigon-s-lamb-phở Da Lat Is Getting First-Ever Traffic Lights to Help With Congestion (Saigoneer.) Fri, 19 Mar 2021 08:24:59 GMT Local Website Saigoneer Puts Calendar on Sale in Mid-March, Confuses Readers,-confuses-readers (Saigoneer. Photos by Lê Thái Hoàng Nguyên.) Thu, 18 Mar 2021 06:15:14 GMT,-confuses-readers Dầu Gió, a Poignant Link Between My Family Legacy and Traditional Medicineầu-gió,-a-poignant-link-between-my-family-legacy-and-traditional-medicine (Debby Nguyen. Top image by Hannah Hoang.) Wed, 17 Mar 2021 08:22:07 GMTầu-gió,-a-poignant-link-between-my-family-legacy-and-traditional-medicine Hue to Pilot Reintroducing Home Economics Into High School Curriculum (Saigoneer.) Tue, 16 Mar 2021 08:38:47 GMT Three Nha Trang Residents on How Covid-19 Affected Their Livelihood (Tran Duy Minh. Photos by Tran Duy Minh.) Tue, 16 Mar 2021 09:57:16 GMT Hanoi Identifies Teens Suspected of Harassing Women in Tay Ho (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 15 Mar 2021 14:30:46 GMT Metro Contractor to Restore Le Loi Boulevard's Surface This Year (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 11 Mar 2021 07:23:53 GMT A Designer From Da Lat Brings His Hometown's Beauty to a Calendar Project (Khoi Pham. Illustrations courtesy of Trương Chí Hào.) Wed, 10 Mar 2021 08:27:19 GMT Covid-19 Worsens Gender Inequalities in Vietnam's Labor Market, Research Shows,-research-shows (Saigoneer. Photo by Sebastia Galbany.) Thu, 11 Mar 2021 03:57:41 GMT,-research-shows Saigon Invites Independent Consultant to Inspect Defect on Metro Line (Saigoneer.) Tue, 09 Mar 2021 08:07:54 GMT Vietnam Begins Covid-19 Vaccinations With Hospital Staff in Hanoi, Saigon, Hai Duong,-saigon,-hai-duong (Saigoneer.) Mon, 08 Mar 2021 05:03:22 GMT,-saigon,-hai-duong Binh Duong, a Surprising Oasis of Taiwanese Snacks and Chinese Dumplings,-a-surprising-oasis-of-taiwanese-snacks-and-chinese-dumplings (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Michael Tatarski.) Sun, 07 Mar 2021 09:56:07 GMT,-a-surprising-oasis-of-taiwanese-snacks-and-chinese-dumplings The Wildlife Artist Who Paints the Beauty of Vietnam’s Endangered Nature’s-endangered-nature (Amélie Huynh Le Maux. Images courtesy of Dao Van Hoang.) Thu, 27 May 2021 03:07:09 GMT’s-endangered-nature Vietnam Introduces Korean, German as Foreign Language Options of Public Syllabus,-german-as-foreign-language-options-of-public-syllabus (Saigoneer.) Fri, 05 Mar 2021 09:06:37 GMT,-german-as-foreign-language-options-of-public-syllabus Saigon Metro's Foreign Experts to Be Paid at Least $23,000 Per Month$23,000-per-month (Saigoneer.) Wed, 03 Mar 2021 08:39:42 GMT$23,000-per-month [Photos] The Incredibly Eye-Catching, Organic Signage of Sa Đéc,-organic-signage-of-sa-đéc (Saigoneer. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 02 Mar 2021 09:27:39 GMT,-organic-signage-of-sa-đéc Indonesian Farming Game Raises Over $1.4m in Fundraising Campaign$1-4m-in-fundraising-campaign (Saigoneer.) Tue, 02 Mar 2021 07:18:21 GMT$1-4m-in-fundraising-campaign Saigon Vows to Tackle Rampant Noise Pollution Caused by Karaoke (Saigoneer.) Tue, 02 Mar 2021 07:37:11 GMT 3 Vsmart Phones Now on Sale in the US, Albeit Sold Under AT&T Brand,-albeit-sold-under-at-t-brand (Saigoneer.) Fri, 26 Feb 2021 08:51:56 GMT,-albeit-sold-under-at-t-brand Saigon Reopens Schools, Cinemas, Tourist Sites, but Not Bars or Gyms,-cinemas,-tourist-sites,-but-not-bars-or-gyms (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 26 Feb 2021 06:36:33 GMT,-cinemas,-tourist-sites,-but-not-bars-or-gyms Schools to Reopen Monday as Saigon Hits 14 Days Without New Covid-19 Cases (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 25 Feb 2021 09:48:16 GMT First Covid-19 Vaccine Doses Arrive in Vietnam. Who Will Get It First? (Saigoneer.) Wed, 24 Feb 2021 06:37:12 GMT [Photos] For a Tết Full of Rich Traditions, Head to Saigon's Hoa Communityết-full-of-rich-traditions,-head-to-saigon-s-hoa-community (Giang Phạm. Photos by Giang Phạm.) Wed, 24 Feb 2021 08:18:13 GMTết-full-of-rich-traditions,-head-to-saigon-s-hoa-community Vietnam to Receive 1st Batch of Oxford Covid-19 Vaccine Doses This Sunday (Saigoneer.) Mon, 22 Feb 2021 09:51:36 GMT Saigon to Retest All Foreign Experts Arriving This Year for Covid-19 (Saigoneer.) Mon, 22 Feb 2021 09:26:36 GMT Vietnam has World's Second-Highest Rate of Cryptocurrency Use: Report (Saigoneer. Image by Brian Letwin.) Fri, 19 Feb 2021 05:30:29 GMT [Photos] A "Sakura" Time in Lac Duong (Giang Phạm. Photos by Giang Phạm.) Thu, 04 Mar 2021 07:59:43 GMT Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien Metro Line Completion Delayed to 2022 (Saigoneer.) Thu, 18 Feb 2021 04:46:22 GMT Provinces Announce Post-Tet Covid-19 Regulations (Saigoneer.) Wed, 17 Feb 2021 08:55:34 GMT Uniqlo Parent Company Becomes World's Most Valuable Fashion Retailer (Saigoneer. Photo by Brian Letwin.) Wed, 17 Feb 2021 04:45:58 GMT Vietnam's Covid-19 Vaccine Strategy Gains Clarity (Saigoneer.) Tue, 23 Feb 2021 03:16:41 GMT [Photos] A Stroll Through Eclectic Chợ Lớnợ-lớn (Saigoneer. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 09 Feb 2021 03:54:37 GMTợ-lớn VinFast Approved For Autonomous Car Testing in California, Eyes US Exports,-eyes-us-exports (Saigoneer.) Tue, 23 Feb 2021 08:25:08 GMT,-eyes-us-exports No Tân Sơn Nhất Lockdown Despite 24 New Covid Cases Todayân-sơn-nhất-lockdown-despite-24-new-covid-cases-today (Saigoneer.) Tue, 23 Feb 2021 08:25:38 GMTân-sơn-nhất-lockdown-despite-24-new-covid-cases-today [Photos] The Alluring Life and Art of Lê Phổê-phổ (Saigoneer.) Fri, 05 Feb 2021 06:12:12 GMTê-phổ A Journey into Binh Duong's Deep Chinese & Taiwanese Flavors (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Michael Tatarski.) Mon, 08 Feb 2021 08:54:33 GMT All Airport Staff Nationwide to be Tested for Covid-19 (Saigoneer.) Sat, 06 Feb 2021 11:43:50 GMT Tourism Ministry to Pursue World Heritage Status for Cat Ba (Saigoneer. Photo by Michael Tatarski.) Thu, 04 Feb 2021 07:31:18 GMT [Illustrations] Tet's Timeless Dishes Turned into a Colorful Cookbook (Saigoneer.) Thu, 04 Feb 2021 05:08:04 GMT Shift to Cargo Shipping Helped VietJet Turn a Profit in 2020 (Saigoneer.) Wed, 03 Feb 2021 08:59:33 GMT Adorable Stop-Motion Video Shows How to Prepare for Tết With Art and Craftết-with-art-and-craft (Saigoneer.) Tue, 02 Feb 2021 09:42:44 GMTết-with-art-and-craft [Photos] Watching the Sunset From Fansipan, the Roof of Vietnam,-the-roof-of-vietnam (Peter Walls. Photos by Peter Walls.) Wed, 10 Mar 2021 11:17:09 GMT,-the-roof-of-vietnam Vietnam Approves Oxford Vaccine; First Batch to Arrive This Quarter (Saigoneer.) Mon, 01 Feb 2021 09:58:44 GMT Hẻm Gems: Da Lat's Ngàn Cafe Is as Comforting as an Embraceẻm-gems-da-lat-s-ngàn-cafe-is-as-comforting-as-an-embrace (Khoi Pham. Photos by Khoi Pham.) Thu, 29 Apr 2021 09:15:16 GMTẻm-gems-da-lat-s-ngàn-cafe-is-as-comforting-as-an-embrace An Eye-Opening Mushroom Farm in Da Lat for Budding Mycologists (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Michael Tatarski.) Thu, 29 Apr 2021 09:30:38 GMT Lowy Institute Ranks Vietnam's Pandemic Response Second-Best Globally (Saigoneer. Photo by Adrien Jean.) Fri, 29 Jan 2021 04:55:12 GMT What We Know So Far About Vietnam's New 84-Case Covid-19 Wave (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 28 Jan 2021 09:18:20 GMT As Companies Divert From China, Vietnam Poised to Become Major Apple Producer,-vietnam-poised-to-become-major-apple-producer (Saigoneer.) Thu, 28 Jan 2021 09:51:21 GMT,-vietnam-poised-to-become-major-apple-producer Online Ranking Places Hanoi, Saigon Among Cities With Lowest Quality of Life,-saigon-among-cities-with-lowest-quality-of-life (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 27 Jan 2021 09:47:40 GMT,-saigon-among-cities-with-lowest-quality-of-life Saigon Shelter for Abused Pets Publishes Special Calendar to Raise Funds (Nhi Phạm. Images courtesy of Sài Gòn Time.) Wed, 27 Jan 2021 10:18:05 GMT 2nd Made-in-Vietnam Covid-19 Vaccine Candidate Enters Human Trials (Saigoneer.) Tue, 26 Jan 2021 07:44:32 GMT How Saigon Moved 2,200km of Electrical Wires Underground in a Decade,200km-of-electrical-wires-underground-in-a-decade (Saigoneer.) Mon, 25 Jan 2021 09:17:12 GMT,200km-of-electrical-wires-underground-in-a-decade Standard Chartered Predicts 7.8% GDP Growth for Vietnam in 2021 (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 25 Jan 2021 04:47:07 GMT Hẻm Gems: D6's Hot and Sour Suan La Fen Is the Noodle Dish to Conquerẻm-gems-d6-s-hot-and-sour-suan-la-fen-is-the-noodle-dish-to-conquer (Khoi Pham. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 09 Mar 2021 07:20:37 GMTẻm-gems-d6-s-hot-and-sour-suan-la-fen-is-the-noodle-dish-to-conquer In a Franchise First, Strategy Game Civilization Adds Vietnam as Playable Civ,-strategy-game-civilization-adds-vietnam-as-playable-civ (Saigoneer.) Fri, 22 Jan 2021 05:37:06 GMT,-strategy-game-civilization-adds-vietnam-as-playable-civ Ahead of Tết, Vietnam Cuts Repatriation Flights, Requires Full 14-Day Quarantineết,-vietnam-cuts-repatriation-flights,-requires-full-14-day-quarantine (Saigoneer.) Thu, 21 Jan 2021 08:49:25 GMTết,-vietnam-cuts-repatriation-flights,-requires-full-14-day-quarantine Vietnam to Allow High School Students to Choose 5 Subjects in 2022 (Saigoneer.) Wed, 20 Jan 2021 10:27:08 GMT Vietravel Airlines, Vietnam's 6th Carrier, Officially Starts Flying This Month,-vietnam-s-6th-carrier,-officially-starts-flying-this-month (Saigoneer.) Wed, 20 Jan 2021 04:47:32 GMT,-vietnam-s-6th-carrier,-officially-starts-flying-this-month Phu Tho Theme Park Suspended After Roller Coaster Accident Kills 1, Injures 2,-injures-2 (Saigoneer.) Tue, 19 Jan 2021 09:51:32 GMT,-injures-2 Zalo Debuts First Vietnamese AI Assistant Named Kiki (Saigoneer.) Tue, 19 Jan 2021 05:11:19 GMT Lệ Thu, the 'Golden Voice' of Nhạc Vàng, Passes Away Due to Covid-19ệ-thu,-the-golden-voice-of-nhạc-vàng,-passes-away-due-to-covid-19 (Saigoneer.) Mon, 18 Jan 2021 10:04:26 GMTệ-thu,-the-golden-voice-of-nhạc-vàng,-passes-away-due-to-covid-19 Hẻm Gems: Cù Rú, an Old Saigon Bar That Took Root in Da Latẻm-gems-cù-rú,-an-old-saigon-bar-that-took-root-in-da-lat (Elise Luong. Photos by Michael Tatarski.) Sat, 01 May 2021 08:11:24 GMTẻm-gems-cù-rú,-an-old-saigon-bar-that-took-root-in-da-lat Southern Vietnam Records One of Coldest Temperatures in 4 Decades (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 15 Jan 2021 07:30:04 GMT Vietnam's Communications Ministry Opens Anti-Fake News Center (Saigoneer.) Wed, 13 Jan 2021 09:14:44 GMT [Photos] For a Day, Winter Convention Brings Kick-Ass Cosplay Back to Saigon,-winter-convention-brings-kick-ass-cosplay-back-to-saigon (Saigoneer. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 15 Jan 2021 08:15:18 GMT,-winter-convention-brings-kick-ass-cosplay-back-to-saigon Vietnam's Textile Industry Exported 1.37bn Face Masks in 2020 (Saigoneer. Photo by Michael Tatarski.) Tue, 02 Feb 2021 04:41:39 GMT Socialite Sibling of Vietnam's Case 17 Launches Luxury Hand Sanitizer Brand (Saigoneer.) Tue, 12 Jan 2021 05:00:43 GMT Tan Son Nhat, Noi Bai Finish Repairing Runways Ahead of Tet Travel Season,-noi-bai-finish-repairing-runways-ahead-of-tet-travel-season (Saigoneer.) Mon, 11 Jan 2021 09:56:22 GMT,-noi-bai-finish-repairing-runways-ahead-of-tet-travel-season At Da Lat's Biological Museum, a Demented Homage to Vietnam's Vanishing Wildlife,-a-demented-homage-to-vietnam-s-vanishing-wildlife (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Michael Tatarski.) Sat, 12 Jun 2021 10:12:05 GMT,-a-demented-homage-to-vietnam-s-vanishing-wildlife The Average Vietnamese Got 3cm Taller Over the Past Decade, Study Shows,-study-shows (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 08 Jan 2021 06:20:37 GMT,-study-shows Vietnam's Startup Scene Aims to Build on a Strong 2020 (Michael Tatarski. Top photo by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 08 Jan 2021 04:58:45 GMT Vietnam Halts Flights From UK, South Africa Over New Covid-19 Variant,-south-africa-over-new-covid-19-variant (Saigoneer.) Thu, 07 Jan 2021 08:07:30 GMT,-south-africa-over-new-covid-19-variant Construction of Long Thanh Airport Commences This Week (Saigoneer.) Wed, 06 Jan 2021 03:53:51 GMT Vietnam Is Negotiating to Secure 30m Doses of the UK's Covid-19 Vaccine (Saigoneer.) Tue, 05 Jan 2021 07:56:23 GMT [Video] How Has Vietnamese Fashion Changed in a Millennium of History? (Saigoneer. Photos and video courtesy of Vietnam Centre.) Tue, 05 Jan 2021 10:20:21 GMT [Photos] A Royal Tea Set, as Envisioned by a Vietnamese Graphic Designer,-as-envisioned-by-a-vietnamese-graphic-designer (Saigoneer. Photos by Kris Nguyen.) Mon, 04 Jan 2021 09:39:02 GMT,-as-envisioned-by-a-vietnamese-graphic-designer Vietnam Detects First Case of New Covid-19 Variant Discovered in UK (Saigoneer.) Mon, 04 Jan 2021 08:41:49 GMT Year in Review: Saigoneer's 20 Picks for Best Vietnamese Music of 2020 (Khôi Phạm. Graphic by Bu.) Thu, 14 Jan 2021 08:50:34 GMT Year in Review: Saigoneer's Picks for Favorite Hẻm Gems, Art (and More) of 2020ẻm-gems,-art-and-more-of-2020 (Saigoneer. Graphic by Hannah Hoang.) Thu, 31 Dec 2020 10:55:24 GMTẻm-gems,-art-and-more-of-2020 In 2020, Vietnam Only Welcomed 21% of Last Year's Tourist Arrivals,-vietnam-only-welcomed-21-of-last-year-s-tourist-arrivals (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 30 Dec 2020 08:33:38 GMT,-vietnam-only-welcomed-21-of-last-year-s-tourist-arrivals Two New Covid-19 Cases Found Among Illegal Entrants (Saigoneer.) Tue, 29 Dec 2020 10:19:09 GMT Vietnam's 2020 Economic Growth Lowest in 10 Years (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 29 Dec 2020 05:13:58 GMT District 5 Building Locked Down Following Confirmed Covid-19 Case (Saigoneer.) Mon, 28 Dec 2020 07:58:25 GMT Government Lifts Ban on Lip-Syncing in Live Music Performances (Saigoneer.) Mon, 28 Dec 2020 04:39:57 GMT Vietnam's Brand Value Increases 29% Thanks to Good Pandemic Response (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 24 Dec 2020 07:04:47 GMT Saigon Approves 1-Year Trial of App-Based Public Bike Program (Saigoneer.) Wed, 23 Dec 2020 04:05:17 GMT Grindr Names Vietnam Among Countries With Highest Percentage of Bottoms (Saigoneer. Photo by Michael Tatarski.) Tue, 22 Dec 2020 08:31:59 GMT Vietnam to Allow Female Employees to Take Paid Menstrual Breaks in 2021 (Saigoneer.) Mon, 21 Dec 2020 09:21:28 GMT Hẻm Gems: Saigon's Hakka Culture Lives in D5's Khổ Qua Cà Ớtẻm-gems-saigon-s-hakka-culture-lives-in-d5-s-khổ-qua-cà-ớt (Khôi Phạm. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 25 Dec 2020 06:35:18 GMTẻm-gems-saigon-s-hakka-culture-lives-in-d5-s-khổ-qua-cà-ớt Vietnam Slightly Advances on UN Human Development Index to No. 117 of 189 (Saigoneer. Photo by Chris Humphrey.) Mon, 21 Dec 2020 04:40:07 GMT Thailand Reopens for Tourists From 56 Countries, Albeit With Compulsory Quarantine,-albeit-with-compulsory-quarantine (Saigoneer. Photo by Michael Tatarski.) Fri, 18 Dec 2020 09:00:32 GMT,-albeit-with-compulsory-quarantine 21 Vietnamese Students Test Positive for Covid-19 in South Korea Dorm Cluster (Saigoneer.) Thu, 17 Dec 2020 08:19:14 GMT Vietnam, Singapore Agree to Create Travel Bubble Next Year,-singapore-agree-to-create-travel-bubble-next-year (Saigoneer.) Wed, 16 Dec 2020 08:35:25 GMT,-singapore-agree-to-create-travel-bubble-next-year [Photos] Saigoneer's Best Original Photography of 2020 (Saigoneer.) Wed, 16 Dec 2020 12:45:52 GMT 1.1m People Have Left the Mekong Delta in the Past Decade, Report Says,-report-says (Saigoneer. Photo by Michael Tatarski.) Wed, 16 Dec 2020 06:32:38 GMT,-report-says 2 Vietnamese Academics Receive Noam Chomsky Award for Scholarly Contributions (Saigoneer.) Tue, 15 Dec 2020 07:57:12 GMT [Photos] Cloudy With a Chance of Flooding: On Chasing Storms Around Saigon (Christopher Otis. Photos by Chris Otis.) Sat, 19 Dec 2020 07:35:42 GMT Wiz Khalifa Drops Visuals for New Song Featuring Vietnamese Farmer Sô Y Tiếtô-y-tiết (Saigoneer.) Mon, 14 Dec 2020 09:50:05 GMTô-y-tiết Vietnam's Covid-19 Vaccine Not Ready for Mass Distribution Until 2022 (Saigoneer.) Thu, 10 Dec 2020 08:13:23 GMT Chí Tài, Beloved Comedian and Talented Musician, Passes Away at 62í-tài,-beloved-comedian-and-talented-musican,-passes-away-at-62 (Saigoneer.) Thu, 10 Dec 2020 04:12:48 GMTí-tài,-beloved-comedian-and-talented-musican,-passes-away-at-62 Saigon Approves $142m Rapid Bus Line That Runs Along Vo Van Kiet$142m-rapid-bus-line-that-runs-along-vo-van-kiet (Saigoneer.) Wed, 09 Dec 2020 07:35:37 GMT$142m-rapid-bus-line-that-runs-along-vo-van-kiet VietJet, Bamboo Airways Request Financial Aid After $520m Bailout for VNA Approved,-bamboo-airways-request-financial-aid-after-$520m-bailout-for-vna-approved (Saigoneer.) Tue, 08 Dec 2020 07:31:54 GMT,-bamboo-airways-request-financial-aid-after-$520m-bailout-for-vna-approved Japan Plans to Ban Sale of Gasoline Cars by Next Decade (Saigoneer. Photo by Michael Tatarski.) Mon, 07 Dec 2020 09:28:43 GMT Hẻm Gems: Thời Thanh Xuân, the Special Saigon Cafe Run by Deaf Staffẻm-gems-thời-thanh-xuân,-the-special-saigon-cafe-run-by-deaf-staff (Mầm. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 07 Dec 2020 06:20:48 GMTẻm-gems-thời-thanh-xuân,-the-special-saigon-cafe-run-by-deaf-staff Plan for 5 New Rail Lines Linking Saigon to Southern Provinces Approved (Saigoneer. Photo by Chris Humphrey.) Mon, 07 Dec 2020 04:52:20 GMT At Da Lat's Secluded Da Phuoc Temple, Insights Into Cao Dai Teachings,-insights-into-cao-dai-teachings (Paul Christiansen. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 29 Apr 2021 09:52:09 GMT,-insights-into-cao-dai-teachings All F1 Contacts of Recent Saigon Covid-19 Cases Test Negative (Saigoneer.) Fri, 04 Dec 2020 06:26:32 GMT Fireworks Are Allowed Again in Vietnam, Though They Must Be 'Non-Explosive',-though-they-must-be-non-explosive (Saigoneer.) Thu, 03 Dec 2020 09:10:32 GMT,-though-they-must-be-non-explosive Saigon: 2 New Community Covid-19 Cases; Several Universities Suspend Classes (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 02 Dec 2020 09:45:21 GMT VNA Staff Face Abuse; Vietnam Might Prosecute Case 1,342 for Flouting Quarantine Rules,342-for-flouting-quarantine-rules (Saigoneer.) Thu, 03 Dec 2020 03:01:28 GMT,342-for-flouting-quarantine-rules [Images] Here's What Hồ Con Rùa Might Look Like as a Pedestrian Areaồ-con-rùa-might-look-like-as-a-pedestrian-area (Saigoneer.) Wed, 02 Dec 2020 05:17:31 GMTồ-con-rùa-might-look-like-as-a-pedestrian-area Vietnam Confirms 1st Community Covid-19 Case After 88 Days in Saigon (Saigoneer.) Tue, 01 Dec 2020 07:09:22 GMT Vlogger Brittanya Karma Passes Away at 29 Due to Covid-19 (Saigoneer.) Tue, 01 Dec 2020 07:24:47 GMT How Much Would a Trip on Saigon's Future Metro Line 1 Cost? (Saigoneer.) Mon, 30 Nov 2020 02:54:55 GMT Major Apple Supplier to Divert iPad, MacBook Production From China to Vietnam,-macbook-production-from-china-to-vietnam (Saigoneer.) Fri, 27 Nov 2020 08:48:43 GMT,-macbook-production-from-china-to-vietnam Turtle Lake to Become Pedestrian Area, Nguyen Thuong Hien to Turn Into 'Snack Street,' D3 Says,-nguyen-thuong-hien-to-turn-into-snack-street,-d3-says (Saigoneer. Photo by Lee Starnes.) Thu, 26 Nov 2020 07:24:20 GMT,-nguyen-thuong-hien-to-turn-into-snack-street,-d3-says [Photos] Get Set, Row: The Aquatic Exuberance of Soc Trang's Ooc Om Bok Festival,-row-the-aquatic-exuberance-of-soc-trang-s-ooc-om-bok-festival (Adrien Jean. Photos by Adrien Jean.) Tue, 24 Nov 2020 07:59:07 GMT,-row-the-aquatic-exuberance-of-soc-trang-s-ooc-om-bok-festival Foreign Man Fined VND200,000 for Harassing Vietnamese Woman in Elevator,000-for-harassing-vietnamese-woman-in-elevator (Saigoneer.) Tue, 24 Nov 2020 07:30:50 GMT,000-for-harassing-vietnamese-woman-in-elevator Higher Fee, Worse Pickup Location at Airport Draw Ire of Passengers, Rideshare Drivers,-worse-pickup-location-at-airport-draw-ire-of-passengers,-rideshare-drivers (Saigoneer.) Tue, 24 Nov 2020 06:42:34 GMT,-worse-pickup-location-at-airport-draw-ire-of-passengers,-rideshare-drivers Vietnam's English Proficiency Ranking Falls 13 Places in 2020, EF Report Says,-ef-report-says (Saigoneer.) Mon, 23 Nov 2020 06:48:53 GMT,-ef-report-says When Life Gives You Flavorful Vietnamese Cashews, Make Vegan Cheese,-make-vegan-cheese (Juliet Bao Ngoc Doling. Top photo by Michael Tatarski.) Sat, 21 Nov 2020 02:12:18 GMT,-make-vegan-cheese Hẻm Gems: A Vietnamese Curry That Makes the Case for Coconut Milkẻm-gems-a-vietnamese-curry-that-makes-the-case-for-coconut-milk (Khôi Phạm. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Sun, 22 Nov 2020 03:39:56 GMTẻm-gems-a-vietnamese-curry-that-makes-the-case-for-coconut-milk Saigon to Host Major Street Art Festival Next Year (Saigoneer. Photo by Chris Humphrey.) Thu, 19 Nov 2020 07:30:18 GMT How a Simple Toilet Improved the Life of a Small Ben Tre Family (Michael Tatarski. Top photo by Morgan Ommer.) Wed, 18 Nov 2020 08:23:57 GMT Vietnam Approves $520m Package to Rescue Cash-Strapped Vietnam Airlines$520m-package-to-rescue-cash-strapped-vietnam-airlines (Saigoneer.) Wed, 18 Nov 2020 05:52:14 GMT$520m-package-to-rescue-cash-strapped-vietnam-airlines Vietnam Loses 1.5% of GDP Annually to Natural Disasters: Environment Ministry (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 17 Nov 2020 07:36:06 GMT World's Largest Trade Bloc Created During Vietnam-Led ASEAN Summit (Saigoneer.) Mon, 16 Nov 2020 08:40:34 GMT Into the Storm: A Journey Into Quang Binh's Typhoon-Battered Communities (Alberto Prieto. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Sun, 15 Nov 2020 09:27:26 GMT Sipping Cocktails on Plastic Stools Is a Special Saigon Street Treat (Pavan Shamdasani. Photos by Rory Gill.) Sat, 14 Nov 2020 07:41:38 GMT From November, Parents Could Be Fined for Letting Children Drink Alcohol,-parents-could-be-fined-for-letting-children-drink-alcohol (Saigoneer.) Wed, 11 Nov 2020 04:27:12 GMT,-parents-could-be-fined-for-letting-children-drink-alcohol [Photos] Fancy a Drink, Scarf or Even a New Cow? Head to Meo Vac’s Sunday Market.,-scarf-or-even-a-new-cow-head-to-meo-vac’s-sunday-market (Adrien Jean. Photos by Adrien Jean.) Tue, 10 Nov 2020 09:37:49 GMT,-scarf-or-even-a-new-cow-head-to-meo-vac’s-sunday-market Vingroup Signs Deal to Produce 2m 4G Smartphones for US Company (Saigoneer.) Tue, 10 Nov 2020 06:55:25 GMT Storm Etau Threatens South-Central Coast With More Heavy Rain, Flooding,-flooding (Saigoneer.) Mon, 09 Nov 2020 13:58:04 GMT,-flooding 5.3m Vietnamese Citizens Are Prediabetic, Expert Says,-expert-says (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 09 Nov 2020 10:48:14 GMT,-expert-says The Curious Subculture of Vietnamese New Wave (Michael Tatarski. Top image by Hannah Hoang.) Sun, 08 Nov 2020 04:09:15 GMT Saigon Hospital Resumes Program to Provide Free IVF Treatment for 60 Couples (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 06 Nov 2020 07:00:33 GMT Saigon's Metro Line 2 Acquires 70% of Land Needed for Construction (Saigoneer.) Thu, 05 Nov 2020 07:26:21 GMT Ho Chi Minh City Hall Receives Recognition as National Architectural Monument (Saigoneer.) Thu, 05 Nov 2020 06:24:20 GMT October Natural Disasters Leave 235 Dead or Missing, Cost Vietnam $730m: Report,-cost-vietnam-$730m-report (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 04 Nov 2020 08:42:50 GMT,-cost-vietnam-$730m-report First Covid-19 Vaccine Candidate in Vietnam Moves to Human Trials (Saigoneer.) Wed, 04 Nov 2020 06:43:55 GMT Saigon School Forced to Close After Whirlwind Tears Roof off Classrooms (Saigoneer.) Tue, 03 Nov 2020 06:08:50 GMT [Photos] For Hoi An Residents, Learning to Live With Floods Is a Fact of Life,-learning-to-live-with-floods-is-a-fact-of-life (Alden Anderson. Photos by Alden Anderson.) Mon, 02 Nov 2020 09:25:44 GMT,-learning-to-live-with-floods-is-a-fact-of-life Watch This Haunting Trailer for a Brand-New Made-in-Vietnam Horror Game (Saigoneer.) Tue, 03 Nov 2020 03:13:05 GMT New Storm Goni Heads for Vietnam After Battering Philippines (Saigoneer.) Mon, 02 Nov 2020 05:53:55 GMT Hẻm Gems: A Home for Live Music and Quietude Inside an Old French Villaẻm-gems-a-home-for-live-music-and-quietude-inside-an-old-french-villa (Paul Christiansen. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Sun, 01 Nov 2020 04:23:52 GMTẻm-gems-a-home-for-live-music-and-quietude-inside-an-old-french-villa In Storm Molave's Wake, Rescue Efforts Continue for Landslide, Boat Sinking Victims,-rescue-efforts-continue-for-landslide,-boat-sinking-victims (Saigoneer.) Fri, 30 Oct 2020 06:58:41 GMT,-rescue-efforts-continue-for-landslide,-boat-sinking-victims During Typhoon Molave, 3 Landslides Bury 64 People in Villages Across Quang Nam,-3-landslides-bury-64-people-in-villages-across-quang-nam (Saigoneer.) Thu, 29 Oct 2020 08:44:33 GMT,-3-landslides-bury-64-people-in-villages-across-quang-nam Saigon Quarantines 47 Direct Contacts of Suspected Covid-19 Case in Japan (Saigoneer.) Wed, 28 Oct 2020 08:16:46 GMT Vietnam to Increase Fines for Not Wearing Masks 10-Fold in November (Saigoneer. Photo by Adrien Jean.) Wed, 28 Oct 2020 04:45:34 GMT Ahead of the Year's Most Powerful Storm, Central Vietnam Evacuates, Sets Curfew,-central-vietnam-evacuates,-sets-curfew (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 27 Oct 2020 09:25:35 GMT,-central-vietnam-evacuates,-sets-curfew [Photos] The Neon-Lit World in the Mist of Sapa (Adrien Jean. Photos by Adrien Jean.) Tue, 27 Oct 2020 04:52:51 GMT 81% of Saigoneers Plan to Use Metro Line 1 When It's Finished, Survey Shows,-survey-shows (Saigoneer.) Mon, 26 Oct 2020 10:16:30 GMT,-survey-shows As Storm No. 8 Dissipates, Vietnam Braces for a Potentially Destructive No. 9,-vietnam-braces-for-a-potentially-destructive-no-9 (Saigoneer.) Tue, 27 Oct 2020 06:35:18 GMT,-vietnam-braces-for-a-potentially-destructive-no-9 Hẻm Gems: Korean Comfort Food in Binh Thanh for Hungover Headsẻm-gems-korean-comfort-food-in-binh-thanh-for-hungover-heads (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Albert Prieto.) Sun, 25 Oct 2020 04:39:08 GMTẻm-gems-korean-comfort-food-in-binh-thanh-for-hungover-heads Dak Lak Will End Elephant Rides for Tourists, Official Says,-official-says (Saigoneer. Photo by Michael Tatarski.) Fri, 23 Oct 2020 06:41:54 GMT,-official-says Netflix Asked to Provide Revenue Details Since 2016 for Tax Payments (Saigoneer.) Thu, 22 Oct 2020 08:42:40 GMT Vietnam PM Approves Disaster Aid of $4.3m, 1,000 Tons of Rice for Worst-Hit Provinces$4-3m,-1,000-tons-of-rice-for-worst-hit-provinces (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 22 Oct 2020 04:47:52 GMT$4-3m,-1,000-tons-of-rice-for-worst-hit-provinces Saigon Commences $11.4m Makeover of Ton Duc Thang Museum$11-4m-makeover-of-ton-duc-thang-museum (Saigoneer.) Wed, 21 Oct 2020 05:02:20 GMT$11-4m-makeover-of-ton-duc-thang-museum The Small-Town Charms of Gia Nghia, Vietnam's Youngest Provincial Capital,-vietnam-s-youngest-provincial-capital (Christopher Otis. Photos by Christopher Otis.) Tue, 20 Oct 2020 10:17:50 GMT,-vietnam-s-youngest-provincial-capital Yet Another Typhoon, Storm Saudel, Is Heading to Vietnam This Weekend,-storm-saudel,-is-heading-to-vietnam-this-weekend (Saigoneer.) Tue, 20 Oct 2020 04:47:59 GMT,-storm-saudel,-is-heading-to-vietnam-this-weekend As Downpours Continue in Central Vietnam, Landslides Emerge as Deadliest Threat,-landslides-emerge-as-deadliest-threat (Saigoneer.) Mon, 19 Oct 2020 11:32:22 GMT,-landslides-emerge-as-deadliest-threat Vietnam Has 3rd-Highest Sex Ratio Imbalance in the World, Report Says,-report-says (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 19 Oct 2020 06:12:43 GMT,-report-says When in Da Lat, All Roads Lead to Bánh Mì Xíu Mại,-all-roads-lead-to-bánh-mì-xíu-mại (Paul Christiansen. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 29 Apr 2021 09:57:46 GMT,-all-roads-lead-to-bánh-mì-xíu-mại Welcome to Urbanist Travel (Saigoneer) Tue, 05 Oct 2021 02:33:27 GMT Vietnam Airlines Denies Bankruptcy Rumors Amid Huge Losses (Saigoneer.) Thu, 15 Oct 2020 05:10:56 GMT Want to Learn About Saigon History? Scan These New QR Codes on Street Signs. (Saigoneer. Photos by Khôi Phạm.) Thu, 15 Oct 2020 04:12:14 GMT 13 Members of Rescue Party Missing in Central Vietnam After Landslide (Saigoneer.) Wed, 14 Oct 2020 09:50:34 GMT Đinh Tiến Mậu, Photographer of Old-School Saigon Glamor, Passes Away at 85đinh-tiến-mậu,-photographer-of-old-school-saigon-glamor,-passes-away-at-85 (Saigoneer.) Tue, 13 Oct 2020 08:19:07 GMTđinh-tiến-mậu,-photographer-of-old-school-saigon-glamor,-passes-away-at-85 Vietnam Ranked 2nd in ASEAN in Efforts to Reduce Inequality: Report (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 12 Oct 2020 08:23:32 GMT 18 Dead, 14 Missing as Extended Rain, Flash Floods Batter Central Vietnam,-14-missing-as-extended-rain,-flash-floods-batter-central-vietnam (Saigoneer.) Tue, 13 Oct 2020 08:25:22 GMT,-14-missing-as-extended-rain,-flash-floods-batter-central-vietnam Saigoneer Getaways: In Pu Luong, a Verdant Dream Untouched by Development,-a-verdant-dream-untouched-by-development (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Michael Tatarski.) Sat, 10 Oct 2020 07:01:30 GMT,-a-verdant-dream-untouched-by-development First Saigon Metro Train Arrives From Japan for Test Runs (Saigoneer.) Fri, 09 Oct 2020 04:55:40 GMT How a Controversial SEA Games Mascot Design Inspired an Art Campaign (Saigoneer.) Thu, 08 Oct 2020 09:14:44 GMT Binh Thanh Named Among World's 40 Coolest Neighborhoods (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 08 Oct 2020 09:17:57 GMT Even With Stellar Pandemic Response, Vietnam's Consumer Confidence Drops Sharply,-vietnam-s-consumer-confidence-drops-sharply (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 06 Oct 2020 07:29:07 GMT,-vietnam-s-consumer-confidence-drops-sharply Saigon Transport Department Proposes Yet Another Public Bike Project (Saigoneer.) Mon, 05 Oct 2020 09:51:50 GMT Hẻm Gems: Spice up Your Study Session With a Warm Ginger Coffee (Paul Christiansen. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Sat, 10 Oct 2020 06:26:13 GMT These Illustrations of Vintage Trung Thu Lanterns Are a Ticket to Your Childhood (Khôi Phạm. Illustrations courtesy of Nguyễn Như Thái Hiển. Top image by Hannah Hoàng.) Thu, 16 Sep 2021 04:21:05 GMT Singapore to Lift Restrictions on Travelers From Australia, Vietnam Next Week,-vietnam-next-week (Saigoneer.) Thu, 01 Oct 2020 10:00:41 GMT,-vietnam-next-week Saigon to Open New 1,000-Bed Oncology Hospital With Helipad Next Month,000-bed-oncology-hospital-with-helipad-next-month (Saigoneer.) Wed, 30 Sep 2020 06:42:38 GMT,000-bed-oncology-hospital-with-helipad-next-month Saigon Wants to Expand Pedestrian-Only Zone to 5 More Streets in D1 (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 30 Sep 2020 05:04:06 GMT KFC Remains Vietnam's Most Popular Fast Food Chain, New Survey Shows,-new-survey-shows (Saigoneer.) Tue, 29 Sep 2020 03:40:09 GMT,-new-survey-shows 'The Worlds Between My Wings' by Kim Loan (Kim Loan. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 28 Sep 2020 06:25:37 GMT Saigon Aims to Reach Over $12,000 in GDP per Capita by 2030$12,000-in-gdp-per-capita-by-2030 (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Sat, 26 Sep 2020 04:25:57 GMT$12,000-in-gdp-per-capita-by-2030 After Storm Noul, Hue Mourns Its Unnamed Victims: 10,000 Trees,-hue-mourns-its-unnamed-victims-10,000-trees (Saigoneer.) Fri, 25 Sep 2020 07:38:20 GMT,-hue-mourns-its-unnamed-victims-10,000-trees Hanoi Gears up to Start Building Metro Line 5 in 2022 (Saigoneer.) Thu, 24 Sep 2020 07:22:38 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: VNA Resumes Inbound Flights, Hoi An Reopens, Last Covid-19 Patient in Danang Discharged,-hoi-an-reopens,-last-covid-19-patient-in-danang-discharged (Saigoneer. Photo via Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 24 Sep 2020 03:26:21 GMT,-hoi-an-reopens,-last-covid-19-patient-in-danang-discharged Hanoi Aims to End Burning of Straw in 2021 to Reduce Pollution (Saigoneer.) Wed, 23 Sep 2020 06:59:38 GMT Covid-19 Could Cost Da Nang Tourism $1.1bn This Year$1-1bn-this-year (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 22 Sep 2020 06:32:06 GMT$1-1bn-this-year Vietnam Will Allow Phone Use in Class for Educational Purposes (Saigoneer.) Tue, 22 Sep 2020 05:34:16 GMT Penguin Random House to Publish Acclaimed Storybook by 2 Vietnamese Illustrators (Saigoneer.) Tue, 06 Oct 2020 09:51:01 GMT Storm Noul Kills 6, Causes Destruction in Central Vietnam Over Weekend,-causes-destruction-in-central-vietnam-over-weekend (Saigoneer.) Mon, 21 Sep 2020 06:11:41 GMT,-causes-destruction-in-central-vietnam-over-weekend Hẻm Gems: The Best Fried Chicken Rice in Saigon Is in District 8ẻm-gems-the-best-fried-chicken-rice-in-saigon-is-in-district-8 (Khôi Phạm. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Sat, 09 Oct 2021 04:53:46 GMTẻm-gems-the-best-fried-chicken-rice-in-saigon-is-in-district-8 US to Open Southeast Asia CDC Office in Hanoi (Saigoneer.) Fri, 18 Sep 2020 09:14:20 GMT On the Road With One of Vietnam's Last Traveling Cải Lương Troupesải-lương-troupes (Saigoneer. Photos and videos courtesy of Doan Truong Vinh Hoa.) Sun, 15 Nov 2020 10:12:40 GMTải-lương-troupes ADB Adjusts Vietnam's Economic Growth Forecast to 1.8% Due to Covid-19 (Saigoneer.) Fri, 18 Sep 2020 06:35:47 GMT Vietnam May Evacuate 0.5m People Before Powerful Typhoon Noul Hits Tomorrow (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 17 Sep 2020 04:38:37 GMT This Ghost Month, an Other-Worldly Exhibition Not for the Faint-Hearted,-an-other-worldly-exhibition-not-for-the-faint-hearted (Bảo Quyên. Translated by Khôi Phạm. Photos courtesy of Khô Mực Studio.) Tue, 06 Oct 2020 10:07:15 GMT,-an-other-worldly-exhibition-not-for-the-faint-hearted Indonesian Town Forces Those With No Masks to Dig Graves for Covid-19 Victims (Saigoneer.) Wed, 16 Sep 2020 09:40:15 GMT HCMC Fine Arts Museum Is Sinking Due to Nearby Skyscraper Construction (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 15 Sep 2020 09:50:52 GMT Starbucks Unleashes Pumpkin Spice Latte on Vietnam for the First Time (Saigoneer.) Tue, 15 Sep 2020 06:06:10 GMT Vietnam Resumes Limited Flights to Japan, but Not Vice Versa,-but-not-vice-versa (Saigoneer.) Mon, 14 Sep 2020 08:30:45 GMT,-but-not-vice-versa The Good, the Fresh and the Crispy: Quy Nhon's Wondrous Cuisine in 3 Dishes,-the-fresh,-and-the-crispy-quy-nhon-s-wondrous-cuisine-in-3-dishes (Anh Tô. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 29 Jul 2021 05:32:37 GMT,-the-fresh,-and-the-crispy-quy-nhon-s-wondrous-cuisine-in-3-dishes Saigon to Apply for UNESCO World Heritage Status for Cu Chi Tunnels (Saigoneer.) Sun, 13 Sep 2020 03:44:26 GMT Thua Thien-Hue Culture Department Officials Start Wearing Áo Dài to Workáo-dài-to-work (Saigoneer.) Fri, 11 Sep 2020 08:50:14 GMTáo-dài-to-work Hao Si Phuong, Saigon's Century-Old Hẻm, Says No to Photography,-saigon-s-century-old-hẻm,-says-no-to-photography (Saigoneer.) Thu, 10 Sep 2020 06:22:40 GMT,-saigon-s-century-old-hẻm,-says-no-to-photography Morning Stories Roundup: Foreign Reserve Record, New Venture Debt Fund, Central Highlands Resume,-new-venture-debt-fund,-central-highlands-resume (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 10 Sep 2020 02:29:13 GMT,-new-venture-debt-fund,-central-highlands-resume Ten Iconic Vietnamese Women as Drawn by Illustrator Camelia Pham (Khoi Pham. Illustrations courtesy of Camelia Pham.) Thu, 10 Sep 2020 05:12:33 GMT Public Electric Bus Routes, Run by VinBus, May Be Coming to Hanoi,-run-by-vinbus,-may-be-coming-to-hanoi (Urbanist Hanoi. Photo by Chris Humphrey.) Wed, 09 Sep 2020 07:03:32 GMT,-run-by-vinbus,-may-be-coming-to-hanoi Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnamese Designer Introduces New Collection at London Fashion Week (Saigoneer.) Wed, 09 Sep 2020 02:28:09 GMT [Photos] Inside the Dust-Covered World of Ninh Van's Traditional Stone Carvers (Jose Saldana. Photos by Jose Saldana.) Tue, 08 Sep 2020 08:08:39 GMT Saigon Has Always Lacked Public Space. Here's How We Can Remedy That. (Michael Tatarski. Top photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 07 Sep 2020 09:24:14 GMT New Decree Makes Selling Beer to People Under 18 a Fineable Offense (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 07 Sep 2020 10:29:04 GMT Da Nang Resumes Intercity Transport After Week Without New Covid-19 Cases (Saigoneer.) Mon, 07 Sep 2020 05:15:48 GMT Hẻm Gems: The Case of the Twin Bánh Mì Chảo Switcherooẻm-gems-the-case-of-the-twin-bánh-mì-chảo-switcheroo (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 04 Sep 2020 09:35:33 GMTẻm-gems-the-case-of-the-twin-bánh-mì-chảo-switcheroo Velvet Chains and Epaulet Couch: How a Curious Artist Plays With Symbols (Paul Christiansen. Photos by Chuong Pham.) Fri, 04 Sep 2020 08:06:30 GMT Saigon Transport Department Wants $900m for Waterway Development$900m-for-waterway-development (Saigoneer.) Fri, 04 Sep 2020 07:17:06 GMT$900m-for-waterway-development Ghosts and Other Myths: How Vietnam Celebrates the 7th Lunar Month (Hoàng Hạnh Phương. Top photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 07 Sep 2020 06:31:12 GMT Experts Visiting Vietnam for Under 14 Days No Longer Need to Quarantine (Saigoneer.) Thu, 03 Sep 2020 07:03:17 GMT From Window to Logo (Urbanist Vietnam.) Tue, 22 Jun 2021 04:39:59 GMT Hanoi, Saigon Report Cases of Rare Poisoning Linked to Vegan Pâté,-saigon-report-cases-of-rare-poisoning-linked-to-vegan-pâté (Saigoneer.) Mon, 31 Aug 2020 10:03:29 GMT,-saigon-report-cases-of-rare-poisoning-linked-to-vegan-pâté Vietnam Records 24 Hours of No New Covid-19 Cases on Sunday (Saigoneer. Photo by Adrien Jean.) Mon, 31 Aug 2020 03:47:20 GMT Hẻm Gems: The Universe of Hanoian Food Beyond Bún Đậuẻm-gems-ngõ-đồng-xuân-hanoi-food-restaurant (Khoi Pham. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 04 Sep 2020 02:40:41 GMTẻm-gems-ngõ-đồng-xuân-hanoi-food-restaurant Just a Love Letter to Saigon's Tropical Fruits (Govi Snell and Hoang Hanh Phuong. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Sun, 30 Aug 2020 05:51:27 GMT Co.opmart Cong Quynh, Saigon's Oldest, Might Have to Close Next Year,-saigon-s-oldest,-might-have-to-close-next-year (Saigoneer.) Fri, 28 Aug 2020 07:14:24 GMT,-saigon-s-oldest,-might-have-to-close-next-year Morning Stories: Chinese Men Run Away From Quarantine, Fish Sauce Association Set Up and Renewable Energy Incentives,-fish-sauce-association-set-up-and-renewable-energy-incentives (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 28 Oct 2020 02:23:56 GMT,-fish-sauce-association-set-up-and-renewable-energy-incentives Vietnamese Donate Over VND300m for Victim of Vicious Cobra Attack (Saigoneer.) Thu, 27 Aug 2020 07:10:33 GMT F1 Releases Complete 2020 Race Calendar Without Vietnam (Saigoneer.) Thu, 27 Aug 2020 05:04:53 GMT Tan Binh Residents Tear Down Part of Homes for Metro Line 2 (Saigoneer.) Wed, 26 Aug 2020 10:34:09 GMT Vietnamese Tech Company VNG Sues TikTok for Using Zing Music Illegally (Saigoneer.) Tue, 25 Aug 2020 05:36:21 GMT New Decree Imposes up to VND100m Penalty on Spam Texts, Calls,-calls (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Mon, 24 Aug 2020 04:49:51 GMT,-calls Vietnam Plans Can Tho-Ca Mau Expressway to Improve Mekong Delta Traffic (Saigoneer.) Mon, 24 Aug 2020 06:25:53 GMT An Inside Look at Da Nang, Vietnam’s Covid-19 Epicenter,-vietnam’s-covid-19-epicenter (Hugh Bohane. Top photo by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 21 Aug 2020 09:03:41 GMT,-vietnam’s-covid-19-epicenter Vietnam's Covid-19 Count Exceeds 1,000 After 7 Months,000-after-7-months (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 21 Aug 2020 04:49:27 GMT,000-after-7-months Plans to Build Hotel Complex on Da Lat's Đồi Dinh Opposed by Expertsđồi-dinh-opposed-by-experts (Saigoneer.) Thu, 20 Aug 2020 09:34:54 GMTđồi-dinh-opposed-by-experts Vietnamese Youths Hardest-Hit by Employment Crisis During Covid-19 Pandemic (Saigoneer. Photo by Chris Humphrey.) Thu, 20 Aug 2020 06:57:06 GMT 3 Vietnamese Arrested for Hand Sanitizer Scam in Joint US-Vietnam Investigation (Saigoneer.) Wed, 19 Aug 2020 07:13:11 GMT Vietnam's Healthcare Workers Infected With Covid-19 to Receive VND10m (Saigoneer.) Tue, 18 Aug 2020 08:14:21 GMT Hanoi to Enforce Social Distance at Cafes, Restaurants From August 19,-restaurants-from-august-19 (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 18 Aug 2020 05:16:02 GMT,-restaurants-from-august-19 Hanoi Proposes More Runways, Terminals in Future Noi Bai Expansions,-terminals-in-future-noi-bai-expansions (Saigoneer.) Mon, 17 Aug 2020 10:03:43 GMT,-terminals-in-future-noi-bai-expansions Hai Duong City Placed Under Social Distancing Order After 3 Covid-19 Cases Detected (Saigoneer.) Fri, 14 Aug 2020 08:06:37 GMT Get Tested or Face Criminal Charges, Saigon Warns 3,000 Da Nang Returnees,-saigon-warns-3,000-da-nang-returnees (Saigoneer. Photo by Michael Tatarski.) Fri, 14 Aug 2020 05:07:21 GMT,-saigon-warns-3,000-da-nang-returnees Covid-19 Hinders Learning of Over 4m Preschoolers in Vietnam, UNICEF Says,-unicef-says (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 13 Aug 2020 07:43:54 GMT,-unicef-says Get to Know Vietnam's 54 Ethnic Groups via These Adorable Emojis (Saigoneer.) Wed, 30 Sep 2020 09:00:37 GMT [Photos] A Sweltering Day on a Ninh Thuan Salt Field (Adrien Jean. Photos by Adrien Jean.) Wed, 12 Aug 2020 09:52:48 GMT With Huge Covid-19 Losses, Vietnam Airlines to Halve Staff Salaries, Sell Planes,-vietnam-airlines-to-halve-staff-salaries,-sell-planes (Saigoneer.) Tue, 11 Aug 2020 08:14:14 GMT,-vietnam-airlines-to-halve-staff-salaries,-sell-planes Saigon Zoo Staff Take Voluntary Pay Cuts to Keep Animals Fed (Saigoneer. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Sat, 15 Aug 2020 03:51:47 GMT Saigon Creator of Rice 'ATM' Introduces Machine for Free Face Masks (Saigoneer.) Mon, 10 Aug 2020 05:09:55 GMT Large Sinkhole Appears in Go Vap During Thunderstorm Last Night (Saigoneer.) Fri, 07 Aug 2020 04:53:36 GMT Da Nang Trials Group Testing for Covid-19 to Save Resources (Saigoneer.) Thu, 06 Aug 2020 09:08:27 GMT [Photos] From Bamboo to Altar: The Life of an Incense Stick in Vietnam (Adrien Jean. Photos by Adrien Jean.) Tue, 04 Aug 2020 08:08:07 GMT Saigon Will Fine Citizens for Not Wearing Masks in Public From Tomorrow (Saigoneer. Photo by Michael Tatarski.) Tue, 04 Aug 2020 05:12:59 GMT Da Nang Is Turning a Sports Arena Into a 700-Bed Field Hospital (Saigoneer.) Mon, 03 Aug 2020 10:06:37 GMT New Eastern Bus Station to Partially Open This Month (Saigoneer.) Mon, 03 Aug 2020 06:07:03 GMT Weekend Stories Roundup: Plant Center, Storm Sinlaku, and Covid-19 Deaths,-storm-sinlaku,-and-covid-19-deaths (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 03 Aug 2020 02:10:44 GMT,-storm-sinlaku,-and-covid-19-deaths Hẻm Gems: It Doesn't Get More Coconut Than This Streetside Ice Creamẻm-gems-street-cart-coconut-ice-cream-tân-bình-kem-dừa (Govi Snell. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Sat, 01 Aug 2020 03:40:20 GMTẻm-gems-street-cart-coconut-ice-cream-tân-bình-kem-dừa Saigon Shuts Down Bars, Nightclubs, Crowded Public Events From Today,-nightclubs,-crowded-public-events-from-today (Saigoneer.) Fri, 31 Jul 2020 04:29:04 GMT,-nightclubs,-crowded-public-events-from-today 8 Saigon Hotels Approved as Paid Quarantine Facilities for Foreign Experts (Saigoneer. Photo by Michael Tatarski.) Fri, 28 Aug 2020 05:58:53 GMT [Video] The Homeless Saigon Man Who Built a Home for Rescue Dogs (Saigoneer. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 30 Jul 2020 01:23:21 GMT Police Bust Livestream Operation Selling VND10bn Worth of Fake Fashion Items Monthly (Saigoneer.) Wed, 29 Jul 2020 05:33:33 GMT All Saigon Residents Who Visited Da Nang in July Will Be Tested for Covid-19 (Saigoneer.) Tue, 28 Jul 2020 06:32:40 GMT Da Nang Restarts Social Distancing After Cases of Covid-19 Community Transmission Emerge (Saigoneer.) Mon, 27 Jul 2020 09:58:13 GMT With No Foreign Visitors, Vietnam's Travel Sector Courts Domestic Tourists, but Is It Enough?,-vietnam-s-travel-sector-courts-domestic-tourists,-but-is-it-enough (Jim Selkin. Top photo by Alberto Prieto.) Sat, 25 Jul 2020 08:40:06 GMT,-vietnam-s-travel-sector-courts-domestic-tourists,-but-is-it-enough Hẻm Gems: Head to the Airport to Relieve Your Hankering for Thai Foodẻm-gems-head-to-the-airport-to-relieve-your-hankering-for-thai-food (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 07 May 2021 04:49:34 GMTẻm-gems-head-to-the-airport-to-relieve-your-hankering-for-thai-food Stuck in Africa, Vietnamese Workers Forced to Work Despite Rampant Covid-19 Cases,-vietnamese-workers-forced-to-work-despite-rampant-covid-19-cases (Saigoneer.) Thu, 23 Jul 2020 07:56:04 GMT,-vietnamese-workers-forced-to-work-despite-rampant-covid-19-cases The Delay Continues for Saigon's Parking Lot Project Under Tao Đàn Parkđàn-park (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 22 Jul 2020 09:17:37 GMTđàn-park Is Vietnam Ready for Its New Place Among the World's Fastest-Ageing Societies? (Alastair McCready. Top photo by Manan Vatsyayana/AFP.) Wed, 22 Jul 2020 05:34:06 GMT Vietnam Reconsiders Nuclear Power Options in Decade Energy Master Plan (Saigoneer.) Tue, 21 Jul 2020 09:57:20 GMT How Music and Art Empower Vietnam's Efforts to Contain Covid-19 (Govi Snell. Top image by Hannah Hoang.) Sat, 18 Jul 2020 04:30:34 GMT Saigon Unveils New Public Bus App Made by Grab (Saigoneer.) Fri, 17 Jul 2020 07:50:56 GMT Saigon Commences Training Course for 58 Future Metro Train Drivers (Saigoneer.) Thu, 16 Jul 2020 08:18:23 GMT 63% of Vietnamese Women Abused by Husbands at Least Once in Their Lifetime (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 15 Jul 2020 09:38:44 GMT Vietnam's Coal Imports Reach Record High in First Half of 2020 (Saigoneer.) Wed, 15 Jul 2020 07:02:54 GMT Saigon Approves Plan to Charge Cars Fee to Enter Downtown (Saigoneer. Top photo by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 13 Jul 2020 09:40:34 GMT [Photos] Visions of a Dynamic Vietnam Through My Deaf Eyes (Jose Saldana. Photos by Jose Saldana.) Tue, 14 Jul 2020 10:04:15 GMT A Charity Was Vietnam's Latest Covid-19 Victim. Luckily, Other NGOs Saved the Day.,-other-ngos-saved-the-day (Sen Nguyen. Photos courtesy of Dat Viet Charity.) Tue, 14 Jul 2020 09:19:38 GMT,-other-ngos-saved-the-day Con Dao to Reclaim Sea for $99m Proposed Extension of Airport Runway$99m-proposed-extension-of-airport-runway (Saigoneer.) Mon, 13 Jul 2020 04:47:01 GMT$99m-proposed-extension-of-airport-runway Hẻm Gems: A Haven for Rescued Dogs, Healthy Eats, and Adoption Opportunitiesẻm-gems-r-house-rescue-dog-vegan-restaurant-d2 (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Michael Tatarski. Top image by Hannah Hoang.) Sat, 11 Jul 2020 04:29:40 GMTẻm-gems-r-house-rescue-dog-vegan-restaurant-d2 Thai Cabinet Approves Bill to Legalize Same-Sex Partnerships (Saigoneer.) Fri, 10 Jul 2020 08:20:29 GMT Saigon Reveals Plans to Spend $17bn on Public Transit Over 10 Years$17bn-on-public-transit-over-10-years (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Priet.) Thu, 09 Jul 2020 08:23:07 GMT$17bn-on-public-transit-over-10-years Taxis, Ride-Hailing Cars Must Switch to Yellow License Plate, New Policy Says,-ride-hailing-cars-must-switch-to-yellow-license-plate,-new-policy-says (Saigoneer.) Thu, 09 Jul 2020 08:32:52 GMT,-ride-hailing-cars-must-switch-to-yellow-license-plate,-new-policy-says [Photos] Inside a Ben Thanh Devoid of Tourists, Forlorn Kiosks and Mass Closures,-forlorn-kiosks-and-mass-closures (Khoi Pham. Photos by Khoi Pham.) Thu, 09 Jul 2020 02:39:01 GMT,-forlorn-kiosks-and-mass-closures K-Pop Talent Agency SM Entertainment Opens First Vietnam Store in Saigon (Saigoneer.) Wed, 08 Jul 2020 08:15:46 GMT Foreign Students With Online-Only Courses May Need to Leave the US, ICE Says,-ice-says (Saigoneer.) Wed, 08 Jul 2020 05:19:57 GMT,-ice-says Saigon Announces Large Natural Eco Park for Thu Thiem (Saigoneer.) Tue, 07 Jul 2020 09:23:30 GMT France Awards Order of Arts and Letters to Two Vietnamese (Urbanist Hanoi.) Tue, 07 Jul 2020 03:08:59 GMT Hẻm Gems: Can Deep-Fried Hột Vịt Lộn Dethrone the Classic?ẻm-gems-can-deep-fried-hột-vịt-lộn-dethrone-the-classic (Khoi Pham. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 02 Sep 2021 05:22:08 GMTẻm-gems-can-deep-fried-hột-vịt-lộn-dethrone-the-classic GoViet to Be Renamed Gojek Vietnam to Merge With Indonesian Parent App (Saigoneer.) Mon, 06 Jul 2020 05:12:42 GMT Vietnamese Influencer Sparks Outrage for Sitting on Coral Reefs in Phu Quoc (Saigoneer.) Fri, 03 Jul 2020 08:26:26 GMT With Good Results on Mice, Vietnam Hopes to Trial Covid-19 Vaccine on Humans in 2021,-vietnam-hopes-to-trial-covid-19-vaccine-on-humans-in-2021 (Saigoneer.) Fri, 03 Jul 2020 04:29:15 GMT,-vietnam-hopes-to-trial-covid-19-vaccine-on-humans-in-2021 In an Ever-Changing Saigon, Street Artisans Hold Fast to Dying Crafts,-street-artisans-hold-fast-to-dying-crafts (Juliet Doling. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 01 Jul 2020 11:41:06 GMT,-street-artisans-hold-fast-to-dying-crafts Over 30m Workers in Vietnam Impacted by Pandemic: Labor Ministry (Saigoneer.) Wed, 01 Jul 2020 08:51:29 GMT Vietnam Makes Preparations to Fly Patient 91 Back to UK on July 12 (Saigoneer.) Wed, 01 Jul 2020 05:30:01 GMT Japanese Brand Muji Announces Pop-up Store in Saigon (Saigoneer.) Wed, 01 Jul 2020 03:40:05 GMT To Evade Quarantine, They Tried to Swim From China to Vietnam (Saigoneer.) Tue, 30 Jun 2020 04:47:29 GMT In Search of Charming Cafes Along Saigon's Train Alleys (Govi Snell and Khoi Pham. Photos by Khoi Pham. Top image by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 01 Jul 2020 09:42:57 GMT New Study Shows Coronavirus Strains in Vietnam's Field Rats, Guano Farms,-guano-farms (Saigoneer.) Tue, 30 Jun 2020 01:45:35 GMT,-guano-farms Vietnam Proposes New Driver's License Class for Teenage Drivers (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 25 Jun 2020 09:02:35 GMT [Video] Watch Saigon Shine in New MV 'Alane' by German DJ Robin Schulz (Saigoneer. Photos courtesy of Warner Music.) Thu, 25 Jun 2020 08:40:32 GMT New Renderings Show Expanse of Ben Thanh Metro Interchange, Plaza,-plaza (Saigoneer.) Wed, 24 Jun 2020 08:40:21 GMT,-plaza Vietnam Unlikely to Resume International Flights in July, Experts Say,-experts-say (Saigoneer.) Wed, 24 Jun 2020 08:15:53 GMT,-experts-say Ta Nang, One of Vietnam’s Most Beautiful Trails and Best-Kept Secrets,-one-of-vietnam’s-most-beautiful-trails-and-best-kept-secret (Alicia Moran. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 23 Jun 2020 07:58:02 GMT,-one-of-vietnam’s-most-beautiful-trails-and-best-kept-secret PouYuen, Saigon's Biggest Employer, Lays Off 3,000 Workers, Citing Covid-19 Slump,-saigon-s-biggest-employer,-lays-off-3,000-workers,-citing-covid-19-slump (Saigoneer.) Mon, 22 Jun 2020 06:27:50 GMT,-saigon-s-biggest-employer,-lays-off-3,000-workers,-citing-covid-19-slump Hẻm Gems: Lower Your Voice, the Hidden Elephant Is Readingẻm-gems-lower-your-voice,-the-hidden-elephant-is-reading (Khoi Pham. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 03 Nov 2020 08:33:06 GMTẻm-gems-lower-your-voice,-the-hidden-elephant-is-reading Vietnam in Negotiations to Resume Flights With Japan, South Korea, China,-south-korea,-china (Saigoneer.) Tue, 23 Jun 2020 07:48:30 GMT,-south-korea,-china The Art Book That Delves Into the History of Ancient Vietnamese Fashion (Khoi Pham. Images courtesy of Vietnam Centre.) Fri, 26 Jun 2020 04:28:38 GMT Bac Giang, Hoa Binh Are Getting 3 New Golf Courses,-hoa-binh-are-getting-3-new-golf-courses (Saigoneer.) Thu, 18 Jun 2020 05:00:44 GMT,-hoa-binh-are-getting-3-new-golf-courses Fast New Undersea Cable Linking Vietnam, Asian Countries to Come Online in 2022,-asian-countries-to-come-online-in-2022 (Saigoneer.) Wed, 17 Jun 2020 08:53:01 GMT,-asian-countries-to-come-online-in-2022 Vietnam Airlines to Buy Major Stake in Jetstar, Rename It 'Pacific Airlines',-rename-it-pacific-airlines (Saigoneer.) Wed, 01 Jul 2020 08:57:26 GMT,-rename-it-pacific-airlines Grab Food Is the Most Popular Meal Delivery App in Saigon, Hanoi,-hanoi (Saigoneer.) Mon, 15 Jun 2020 09:41:49 GMT,-hanoi VietJet Plane Skids Off Runway, Causing Massive Delays at Tan Son Nhat,-causing-massive-delays-at-tan-son-nhat (Saigoneer.) Mon, 15 Jun 2020 07:44:06 GMT,-causing-massive-delays-at-tan-son-nhat Remembering Anthony Bourdain and His Passion for Southeast Asian Food (Alexi Demetriadi. Illustration by Isabella Brown.) Sun, 14 Jun 2020 04:32:47 GMT The Delectable Desserts to Satisfy Your Craving This Durian Season (Paul Christiansen. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 12 Jun 2020 07:46:26 GMT With Promising Recovery Progress, Case 91 Might Not Need Lung Transplants,-case-91-might-not-need-lung-transplants (Saigoneer.) Fri, 12 Jun 2020 04:55:22 GMT,-case-91-might-not-need-lung-transplants China Removes Pangolin Scales From Official Traditional Medicine List (Saigoneer.) Thu, 11 Jun 2020 09:39:36 GMT Karaoke, Nightclubs Become Last Businesses Allowed to Reopen in Vietnam,-nightclubs-become-last-businesses-allowed-to-reopen-in-vietnam (Saigoneer.) Wed, 10 Jun 2020 07:47:28 GMT,-nightclubs-become-last-businesses-allowed-to-reopen-in-vietnam Ubisoft Opens Studio in Da Nang to Produce Mobile Games (Saigoneer.) Wed, 10 Jun 2020 06:58:01 GMT Snake Slithers Onto VietJet Plane (Saigoneer.) Tue, 09 Jun 2020 04:32:02 GMT Karaoke Chain Nnice Submits Plea for Permission to Reopen, Citing Financial Woes,-citing-financial-woes (Saigoneer.) Mon, 08 Jun 2020 09:26:34 GMT,-citing-financial-woes Historic Trade Deal With EU Unanimously Approved by National Assembly (Saigoneer.) Mon, 08 Jun 2020 04:52:11 GMT Saigon Begins Redesigning Park Project in Front of Opera House (Saigoneer.) Mon, 15 Jun 2020 04:59:01 GMT Da Nang to Develop $2bn Condo, Casino Complex$2bn-condo,-casino-complex (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 05 Jun 2020 08:37:37 GMT$2bn-condo,-casino-complex Morning Stories Roundup: IT Demand, New Hospital, and SIM Cards Restriction,-new-hospital,-and-sim-cards-restriction (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Fri, 05 Jun 2020 02:10:33 GMT,-new-hospital,-and-sim-cards-restriction Hai Phong to Open New Cable Car Route Connecting Cat Ba, Cat Hai Islands,-cat-hai-islands (Saigoneer.) Thu, 04 Jun 2020 07:57:48 GMT,-cat-hai-islands Covid-19 Update: British Pilot Shows Remarkable Lung Recovery; Case 19 Discharged (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 04 Jun 2020 04:41:42 GMT Saigon, Hanoi Have Vietnam's Highest Numbers of Child Abuse Cases: Report,-hanoi-have-vietnam-s-highest-numbers-of-child-abuse-cases-report (Saigoneer.) Tue, 02 Jun 2020 06:44:47 GMT,-hanoi-have-vietnam-s-highest-numbers-of-child-abuse-cases-report Japan Might Reopen for Vietnamese Visitors With Negative Covid-19 Tests (Saigoneer. Photo by Michael Tatarski.) Wed, 03 Jun 2020 07:53:46 GMT Saigon's Famous 'Lunch Lady' Set to Open in Canada (Saigoneer.) Mon, 01 Jun 2020 04:50:54 GMT Hẻm Gems: In Praise of D1's Cheap, Dependable Sidewalk Cơm Trưaẻm-gems-in-praise-of-d1-s-cheap,-dependable-sidewalk-cơm-trưa (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Sat, 30 May 2020 04:16:47 GMTẻm-gems-in-praise-of-d1-s-cheap,-dependable-sidewalk-cơm-trưa Tan Son Nhat to Close One Runway for Repairs Starting Next Month (Saigoneer.) Fri, 29 May 2020 04:44:38 GMT Vietnam's 2 Most Serious Covid-19 Patients See Conditions Improve (Saigoneer.) Thu, 28 May 2020 09:45:06 GMT Saigon Launches Citywide Tree Inspection After Falling Phượng Kills Studentượng-kills-student (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 28 May 2020 09:33:11 GMTượng-kills-student Drug-Resistant Bacteria Flourish in Southeast Asia's Antibiotic-Filled Sewage (Andrew Haffner. Top photo by Mladen Antonov/AFP.) Wed, 27 May 2020 07:10:21 GMT [Photos] In a Thao Dien Concrete Shell, a Mystery Graffiti Mecca,-a-mystery-graffiti-mecca (Saigoneer. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 27 May 2020 06:29:05 GMT,-a-mystery-graffiti-mecca Vietnam Extends E-Visa Scheme to 80 Countries; Borders Remain Closed (Saigoneer. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 27 May 2020 04:38:01 GMT PM Endorses Plan to Merge 3 Saigon Districts Into New 'Silicon Valley' Town (Saigoneer.) Tue, 26 May 2020 04:54:09 GMT Local Designers Create Typefaces Inspired by a Bygone Era (Saigoneer. Top image by Brian Letwin.) Mon, 25 May 2020 13:17:19 GMT Laos Proposes Sixth Planned Mekong River Dam (Saigoneer.) Mon, 25 May 2020 08:43:51 GMT 2nd Internet Cable Break in 10 Days Further Disrupts Vietnam's Connection (Saigoneer. Illustration by Chau Vo Truong.) Mon, 25 May 2020 05:15:21 GMT Weekend Stories Roundup: Football Returns, End of Household Registration Books, and New Work Permits,-end-of-household-registration-books,-and-new-work-permits (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 25 May 2020 03:17:54 GMT,-end-of-household-registration-books,-and-new-work-permits Hẻm Gems: Handmade Noodles Hidden Amid the Mayhem of Hang Xanhẻm-gems-handmade-noodles-hidden-amid-the-mayhem-of-hang-xanh (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 04 Jun 2021 04:11:58 GMTẻm-gems-handmade-noodles-hidden-amid-the-mayhem-of-hang-xanh Vietnam's People With Disabilities Face Many Challenges During Epidemic, Survey Shows,-survey-shows (Saigoneer.) Thu, 28 May 2020 03:54:15 GMT,-survey-shows [Videos] A 'Stranger Things'-Esque Vietnam Through the Lens of a VFX Artist (Brian Letwin.) Fri, 29 May 2020 08:40:19 GMT Saigon Quarantines Woman Who Entered Vietnam Illegally From Cambodia (Saigoneer.) Wed, 20 May 2020 05:00:00 GMT Vietnam Startup JobHopin Closes Series A Investment Round With $2.45m$2-45m (Saigoneer.) Wed, 20 May 2020 04:42:01 GMT$2-45m Vietnam to Extend Stay for Foreigners Stuck Due to Flight Ban Until June 30 (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 19 May 2020 08:35:52 GMT Who Are Vietnam's Most Severe Coronavirus Cases? Where Are They Now? (Saigoneer.) Mon, 18 May 2020 08:02:03 GMT Already Ubiquitous, Face Masks Become the Symbol of Vietnam's 'New Normal',-face-masks-become-the-symbol-of-vietnam-s-new-normal (Govi Snell. Top photo by Alberto Prieto.) Sun, 17 May 2020 06:42:35 GMT,-face-masks-become-the-symbol-of-vietnam-s-new-normal Hẻm Gems: The Refreshing Simplicity of Veggies, Roots and Mushroomsẻm-gems-the-refreshing-simplicity-of-veggies,-roots-and-mushrooms (Khoi Pham. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Sun, 17 May 2020 03:35:13 GMTẻm-gems-the-refreshing-simplicity-of-veggies,-roots-and-mushrooms Da Nang Approves Program to Teach English, Chinese, Korean to Police Officers,-chinese,-korean-to-police-officers (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 15 May 2020 06:52:26 GMT,-chinese,-korean-to-police-officers Vietnam Reports 24 New Coronavirus Cases, All Quarantined, on Flight From Russia,-all-quarantined,-on-flight-from-russia (Saigoneer.) Fri, 15 May 2020 05:40:00 GMT,-all-quarantined,-on-flight-from-russia As Mice Stay Healthy After Injections, Vietnam Cautiously Hopeful About Vaccine Prospect,-vietnam-cautiously-hopeful-about-vaccine-prospect (Saigoneer.) Thu, 14 May 2020 09:39:18 GMT,-vietnam-cautiously-hopeful-about-vaccine-prospect No New Airlines in Vietnam for Now, Aviation Authority Says,-aviation-authority-says (Saigoneer.) Thu, 14 May 2020 09:03:34 GMT,-aviation-authority-says [Photos] From Boston to Saigon: A Coronavirus Quarantine Diary (Anh Nguyen. Photos by Anh Nguyen.) Thu, 14 May 2020 03:12:32 GMT Dong Nai Wants to Add More Lanes to HCMC-Long Thanh Expressway (Saigoneer.) Wed, 13 May 2020 08:13:30 GMT [Illustrations] Local Designer Turns Vietnam's Endangered Species Into Geometric Stamps (Saigoneer. Illustrations by Tung Nam, courtesy of Printopia Vietnam.) Tue, 16 Mar 2021 04:26:28 GMT In 88Rising's Concert, Asian Artists, Including Suboi, Sing From the Comfort of Home,-asian-artists,-including-suboi,-sing-from-the-comfort-of-home (Linh Nguyen. Top image via 88Rising.) Tue, 12 May 2020 10:42:43 GMT,-asian-artists,-including-suboi,-sing-from-the-comfort-of-home Hue's Infamous Abandoned Water Park Might Get a Makeover Soon (Saigoneer. Top photo by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 12 May 2020 04:52:12 GMT Tan Son Nhat Plans $85m Upgrade to Runway to Serve Larger Aircraft$85m-upgrade-to-runway-to-serve-larger-aircraft (Saigoneer.) Mon, 11 May 2020 08:49:24 GMT$85m-upgrade-to-runway-to-serve-larger-aircraft Vietnamese Professor Among 10 Winners of Prestigious European Mathematics Prize (Saigoneer. Graphic by Hannah Hoang.) Tue, 12 May 2020 04:35:57 GMT Bars, Cinemas, Sports Get Green Light, Karaoke and Clubs Remain Closed,-cinemas,-sports-get-green-light,-karaoke-and-clubs-remain-closed (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Fri, 08 May 2020 08:51:04 GMT,-cinemas,-sports-get-green-light,-karaoke-and-clubs-remain-closed Vietnam Confirms 17 New Coronavirus Cases From UAE, All Quarantined on Arrival,-all-quarantined-on-arrival (Saigoneer.) Fri, 08 May 2020 04:43:56 GMT,-all-quarantined-on-arrival As Metro Line 1 Nears Completion, Saigon Moves Forward With Plans for Line 3A,-saigon-moves-forward-with-plans-for-line-3a (Saigoneer.) Thu, 07 May 2020 09:43:41 GMT,-saigon-moves-forward-with-plans-for-line-3a Vietnamese Curator Do Tuong Linh on Creating a Global South-Led Art Scene (Samantha McCabe. Photos by Samantha McCabe.) Wed, 06 May 2020 07:43:33 GMT 5m Workers Impacted by Coronavirus Outbreak in Q1, Statistics Office Says,-statistics-office-says (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 06 May 2020 07:05:00 GMT,-statistics-office-says Vietnam Wants You to Get Married Before 30, Bear 2 Children,-bear-2-children (Saigoneer. Photo by Chris Humphrey.) Wed, 06 May 2020 08:52:02 GMT,-bear-2-children New Job Postings Reignite Rumors of Apple's Vietnam Expansion (Saigoneer.) Tue, 05 May 2020 10:48:44 GMT [Video] Heel-Flipping Through a Deserted Da Nang in This Awe-Inspiring Short (Saigoneer.) Wed, 20 May 2020 07:46:11 GMT Work Begins on Nguyen Van Linh-Nguyen Huu Tho Intersection Upgrade (Saigoneer.) Mon, 04 May 2020 06:03:25 GMT Vietnam Mulls Allowing Personalized License Plate Number, for a Fee (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 04 May 2020 04:55:09 GMT One's Expired Craft Beer Is Another's Hand Sanitizer Ingredient (Michael Tatarski. Top image by Hannah Hoang.) Wed, 29 Apr 2020 12:52:56 GMT Saigon Announces Design Contest for D2's $64m Opera House Project$64m-opera-house-project (Saigoneer. Top photo by Michael Tatarski.) Wed, 29 Apr 2020 06:05:27 GMT$64m-opera-house-project [Photos] In the Digital Age, Film Photography Offers a Chance to Slow Down,-film-photography-offers-a-chance-to-slow-down (Saigoneer with photos by Christian Berg.) Tue, 28 Apr 2020 14:54:42 GMT,-film-photography-offers-a-chance-to-slow-down It's Official: Saigon Public Schools to Reopen Starting From Next Week (Saigoneer.) Tue, 28 Apr 2020 11:39:30 GMT Restaurants, Cafes, Tourist Sites Among Places That Can Reopen, PM Says,-cafes,-tourist-sites-among-places-that-can-reopen,-pm-says (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 27 Apr 2020 12:10:36 GMT,-cafes,-tourist-sites-among-places-that-can-reopen,-pm-says First Floor of Opera House Metro Station Completed Ahead of Schedule (Saigoneer.) Mon, 27 Apr 2020 04:50:26 GMT 11 Nests of Rare Sea Turtles Found in Thailand Amid Lockdown (Saigoneer.) Fri, 24 Apr 2020 08:55:27 GMT Vietnam to Organize 13 Humanitarian Flights to Bring Citizens Stuck Abroad Home (Saigoneer.) Fri, 24 Apr 2020 04:32:59 GMT The Social Distancing Order Is Relaxed. What Happens Next for Saigon? (Saigoneer. Top photo by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 24 Apr 2020 02:48:25 GMT An Online Fashion Exhibit Spotlights the Plights of Vietnamese Garment Workers (Saigoneer. Images courtesy of Fashion Revolution.) Thu, 23 Apr 2020 02:44:33 GMT Vsmart Climbs to 3rd Spot Among Vietnam's Most Popular Phone Brands (Saigoneer.) Wed, 22 Apr 2020 04:32:10 GMT Vung Tau Plans New Airport on Go Gang Island to Replace Existing One (Saigoneer.) Tue, 21 Apr 2020 05:02:00 GMT Air Pollution in Saigon, Hanoi Reduces Noticeably During Social Distancing Period,-hanoi-reduces-noticeably-during-social-distancing-period (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 20 Apr 2020 08:30:01 GMT,-hanoi-reduces-noticeably-during-social-distancing-period IMF Predicts 2.7% GDP Growth in 2020 for Vietnam as Other Economies Contract (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 20 Apr 2020 07:47:53 GMT [Photos] A Saigon Studio Made 'Cơm Tấm' Out of Discarded Styrofoam and Spongesơm-tấm-out-of-discarded-styrofoam-and-sponges (Saigoneer.) Fri, 17 Apr 2020 07:58:00 GMTơm-tấm-out-of-discarded-styrofoam-and-sponges From Today, Vietnam Heavily Restricts Passenger Transport Between High-Risk Provinces,-vietnam-heavily-restricts-passenger-transport-between-high-risk-provinces (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 17 Apr 2020 04:58:10 GMT,-vietnam-heavily-restricts-passenger-transport-between-high-risk-provinces We Made Some Saigoneer Coloring Templates for You Because Adults Need Whimsy Too (Paul Christiansen. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Thu, 16 Apr 2020 13:04:09 GMT Social Distancing Campaign Extended in Hanoi, Saigon for 1 Week,-saigon-for-1-week (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 15 Apr 2020 11:12:44 GMT,-saigon-for-1-week Vingroup, Bkav Pivot to Producing Ventilators to Help Curb Coronavirus,-bkav-pivot-to-producing-ventilators-to-help-curb-coronavirus (Saigoneer.) Tue, 14 Apr 2020 09:48:55 GMT,-bkav-pivot-to-producing-ventilators-to-help-curb-coronavirus A Slovak-Vietnamese Photographer Explores Her Own Hybridity Through Food (Bea Dömeová. Top image by Hannah Hoang.) Tue, 14 Apr 2020 10:06:55 GMT How 2 Vietnamese Software Engineers Created a Site to Track the Covid-19 Outbreak (Khoi Pham.) Mon, 13 Apr 2020 13:27:31 GMT Airlines in Vietnam Prepare to Resume Domestic Flights on Thursday (Saigoneer.) Mon, 13 Apr 2020 07:26:29 GMT Trains for Saigon’s First Metro Line Undergo Final Testing in Japan’s-first-metro-line-undergo-final-testing-in-japan (Saigoneer.) Mon, 13 Apr 2020 08:11:27 GMT’s-first-metro-line-undergo-final-testing-in-japan Hem Hem Lights up Saigon With the Electrifying Riffs of Japanese Ska (Jae Shin. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 22 Apr 2021 06:25:57 GMT [Photos] The Joy and Heady Rush of Getting Caught in Saigon's Off-Season Rain (Saigoneer. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 10 Apr 2020 07:50:02 GMT Planning Ministry Earmarks $2.6bn of Financial Aid for Workers Affected by Covid-19$2-6bn-of-financial-aid-for-workers-affected-by-covid-19 (Saigoneer.) Thu, 09 Apr 2020 09:03:25 GMT$2-6bn-of-financial-aid-for-workers-affected-by-covid-19 Vietnam Ships Face Masks, Protective Suits to Help Europe, US Fight Coronavirus,-protective-suits-to-help-europe,-us-fight-coronavirus (Saigoneer.) Thu, 09 Apr 2020 07:04:45 GMT,-protective-suits-to-help-europe,-us-fight-coronavirus Biti's Hunter Launches National Pride-Themed Shoe Design Competition (Saigoneer.) Wed, 08 Apr 2020 08:16:10 GMT Saigon's Blood Reserve Faces Critical Shortage as Pandemic Cancels Donation Drives (Saigoneer.) Wed, 08 Apr 2020 05:15:16 GMT [Photos] An Empty District 1 Waits for Its Crowds to Return (Michael Tatarski. Top photo by Maxwell Gutteridge.) Tue, 07 Apr 2020 16:10:26 GMT Scientists Discover 12 New Caves in Quang Binh During March Expedition (Saigoneer.) Tue, 07 Apr 2020 04:31:39 GMT A Local Artist's Vision of Vietnam, Rendered in the Dreamlike Nature of Anime,-rendered-in-the-dreamilike-nature-of-anime (Khoi Pham. Illustrations courtesy of Do Minh Hai.) Mon, 06 Apr 2020 10:35:57 GMT,-rendered-in-the-dreamilike-nature-of-anime Vietnam Only Records 4 New Covid-19 Cases Over the Weekend (Saigoneer.) Mon, 06 Apr 2020 04:51:40 GMT To Learn How to Love Your Jeans Sustainably, Talk to Saigon's Denimheads,-talk-to-saigon-s-denimheads (Govi Snell. Top graphic by Hannah Hoang.) Thu, 15 Jul 2021 05:38:03 GMT,-talk-to-saigon-s-denimheads Vietnam Mulls 10% Electricity Price Discount Amid Covid-19 Pandemic (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Sun, 05 Apr 2020 03:06:37 GMT Vietnam Agrees to Extend Stay of Foreigners Stuck in Country Due to Covid-19 (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 03 Apr 2020 05:53:42 GMT Vietnam Enters 15 Days of Nationwide Social Distancing; Citizens Urged to Stay Home (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 09 Apr 2020 04:15:15 GMT [Photos] In Yangon's Forsaken Amusement Park, Nature Finds Home in Decrepit Artifacts,-nature-finds-home-in-decrepit-artifacts (Adrien Jean. Photos by Adrien Jean.) Tue, 31 Mar 2020 09:21:21 GMT,-nature-finds-home-in-decrepit-artifacts Labor Ministry Proposes $843m Bailout Package for Businesses Affected by Covid-19$843m-bailout-package-for-businesses-affected-by-covid-19 (Saigoneer. Photo by Brian Letwin.) Tue, 31 Mar 2020 05:03:34 GMT$843m-bailout-package-for-businesses-affected-by-covid-19 History in a Tin: The Colonial Past of Vietnam Through Popular Canned Food (Thi Nguyen. Illustrations by Hannah Hoang.) Thu, 08 Apr 2021 05:30:46 GMT Domestic Airlines to Reduce Routes & Flights for 2 Weeks (Saigoneer.) Mon, 30 Mar 2020 08:54:48 GMT Saigon, Hanoi to Discharge 30 Covid-19 Patients Today, Including Case 17,-hanoi-to-discharge-30-covid-19-patients-today,-including-case-17 (Saigoneer.) Mon, 30 Mar 2020 04:35:04 GMT,-hanoi-to-discharge-30-covid-19-patients-today,-including-case-17 Kite-Flying in Saigon in the Age of Coronavirus (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Michael Tatarski.) Sun, 21 Mar 2021 02:43:08 GMT 3 Covid-19 Patients in Da Nang Discharged; Dozens More Test Negative (Saigoneer.) Fri, 27 Mar 2020 09:30:20 GMT Citizens, Especially Those Over 60, Should Stay Home, Health Ministry Warns,-especially-those-over-60,-should-stay-home,-health-ministry-warns (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 26 Mar 2020 10:06:15 GMT,-especially-those-over-60,-should-stay-home,-health-ministry-warns Vietnam Moves up 11 Places in UN World Happiness Report (Saigoneer. Photo by Eric Hundert.) Thu, 02 Apr 2020 14:03:09 GMT Saigon Orders Closure of Restaurants, Gyms, Barbershops Until End of March,-gyms,-barbershops-until-end-of-march (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 24 Mar 2020 10:24:27 GMT,-gyms,-barbershops-until-end-of-march Uniqlo Is Planning to Open Its 2nd Store in Saigon This Year (Saigoneer. Photo by Brian Letwin.) Tue, 24 Mar 2020 08:24:52 GMT Vietnamese Teacher Among 50 Finalists for Global Teacher Prize 2020 (Saigoneer.) Tue, 24 Mar 2020 04:01:18 GMT Coronavirus Update: 121 Confirmed Cases, Including 3 Medical Staff; 3 More Recoveries,-including-3-medical-staff-3-more-recoveries (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 23 Mar 2020 08:27:14 GMT,-including-3-medical-staff-3-more-recoveries [Illustrations] A Playful Look Into Vietnamese Ingredients by Lucia Pham (Govi Snell. Illustrations courtesy of Lucia Pham.) Wed, 25 Mar 2020 04:56:05 GMT Hẻm Gems: Piquant Thai Noodles in D7 for the Age of Takeoutẻm-gems-piquant-thai-noodles-in-d7-for-the-age-of-takeout (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Sat, 21 Mar 2020 04:54:04 GMTẻm-gems-piquant-thai-noodles-in-d7-for-the-age-of-takeout Vietnam Airlines to Suspend All International Flight Routes Until April 30 (Saigoneer.) Fri, 20 Mar 2020 04:45:52 GMT Coronavirus Update: 76 Cases in Total, More Flight Routes Halted,-more-flight-routes-halted (Saigoneer.) Thu, 26 Mar 2020 04:06:28 GMT,-more-flight-routes-halted Vietnam Moves up 23 Spots in Economic Freedom Index (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 19 Mar 2020 04:24:13 GMT Thai Thanh, One of Vietnam’s Most Iconic Songstresses, Passes Away at 86,-one-of-vietnam’s-most-iconic-songstresses,-passes-away-at-86 (Saigoneer.) Wed, 18 Mar 2020 08:23:46 GMT,-one-of-vietnam’s-most-iconic-songstresses,-passes-away-at-86 Hanoi Formula 1 Race Postponed Due to Covid-19 Pandemic (Saigoneer.) Wed, 18 Mar 2020 04:13:03 GMT Illegal Hotel on Ma Pi Leng Pass to Be Converted Into Tourist Rest Stop (Saigoneer.) Tue, 17 Mar 2020 08:49:37 GMT [Photos] In a H'Mong Village, Harvest Time Is When Perseverance Pays Off,-harvest-time-is-when-perseverance-pays-off (Mark Ratcliff. Photos by Mark Ratcliff.) Tue, 17 Mar 2020 07:56:20 GMT,-harvest-time-is-when-perseverance-pays-off Coronavirus Concern in Vietnam Drives Major Online Shopping Growth (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 17 Mar 2020 04:45:56 GMT Coronavirus Update: 57 Cases, Compulsory Masks and Saigon's Nightlife Closures,-compulsory-masks-and-saigon-s-nightlife-closures (Saigoneer. Photo by Adrien Jean.) Wed, 25 Mar 2020 04:21:41 GMT,-compulsory-masks-and-saigon-s-nightlife-closures Hẻm Gems: At Sadec Quan, a Celebration of Mekong Delta Noodlesẻm-gems-at-sadec-quan,-a-celebration-of-mekong-delta-noodles (Thi Nguyen. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 18 Jun 2021 07:47:43 GMTẻm-gems-at-sadec-quan,-a-celebration-of-mekong-delta-noodles Vietnam Will Pay for Tests, Treatment, Quarantine of Coronavirus Patients,-treatment,-quarantine-of-coronavirus-patients (Saigoneer.) Sat, 14 Mar 2020 05:12:33 GMT,-treatment,-quarantine-of-coronavirus-patients Coronavirus Update: Vietnam’s Cases Rise to 39; Patients' Health Improves’s-cases-rise-to-39-patients-health-improves (Saigoneer. Photo by Adrien Jean.) Thu, 12 Mar 2020 09:58:20 GMT’s-cases-rise-to-39-patients-health-improves Vietnam's Small Businesses Face Mass Closures as Covid-19 Outbreak Worsens (Saigoneer.) Thu, 12 Mar 2020 08:13:08 GMT Mobile Sensation 'Adorable Home' Adds Vietnamese as Language Option (Saigoneer.) Wed, 11 Mar 2020 04:50:21 GMT Vietnam Unveils Health Declaration App, Website to Aid Coronavirus Containment,-website-to-aid-coronavirus-containment (Saigoneer. Photo by Brian Letwin.) Wed, 11 Mar 2020 04:55:38 GMT,-website-to-aid-coronavirus-containment Singapore to Introduce Vietnamese Language to School Curriculum (Saigoneer.) Wed, 11 Mar 2020 08:51:56 GMT An Artist’s Role in Debate at Vo Tran Chau’s Solo Exhibition on Heritage’s-role-in-debate-at-vo-tran-chau’s-solo-exhibition-on-heritage (Nhuan Dong. Photos by Nhuan Dong.) Tue, 10 Mar 2020 08:50:59 GMT’s-role-in-debate-at-vo-tran-chau’s-solo-exhibition-on-heritage He Was Ordered to Be Quarantined. He Sent His Employee Instead. (Saigoneer.) Tue, 10 Mar 2020 11:06:56 GMT Saigon Will Use CCTV to Catch Illegal Parking on 14 Streets Starting Today (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 10 Mar 2020 05:09:19 GMT Coronavirus Update: 30 Cases in Total; 13 New Cases Linked to London–Hanoi Flight–hanoi-flight (Saigoneer. Photo by Adrien Jean.) Wed, 25 Mar 2020 04:09:00 GMT–hanoi-flight Full Catalogue of Studio Ghibli Soundtracks Finally Available to Stream in Vietnam (Saigoneer. Image by Brian Letwin.) Mon, 09 Mar 2020 05:07:45 GMT 29 Letters. 29 Artists. A Cultural Journey Across Vietnam's History and Geography. (Saigoneer.) Sun, 08 Mar 2020 04:13:30 GMT A Vietnamese Curator Is the Latest Victim of Discrimination Due to Coronavirus (Saigoneer.) Wed, 08 Apr 2020 04:50:39 GMT Hẻm Gems: In Saigon's Greenest Cafe, a Rabbit, Cotton and Succulents Galoreẻm-gems-in-saigon-s-greenest-cafe,-a-rabbit,-cotton-and-succulents-galore (Khoi Pham. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 06 Mar 2020 09:17:52 GMTẻm-gems-in-saigon-s-greenest-cafe,-a-rabbit,-cotton-and-succulents-galore Opera House Metro Station Expected to Open for Public Visits by April 30 (Saigoneer.) Fri, 06 Mar 2020 09:13:47 GMT [Video] Tanita Tikaram's Music Video Offers a Peek Into Vietnam in 1995 (Saigoneer.) Thu, 05 Mar 2020 08:05:23 GMT Bamboo Airways to Launch Vietnam–Germany Flight Routes From July–germany-flight-routes-from-july (Saigoneer.) Thu, 05 Mar 2020 04:16:13 GMT–germany-flight-routes-from-july Saigon Proposes 50% Tax Cut for Tourism Businesses to Cushion Covid-19 Slump (Saigoneer. Graphic by Hien Nguyen.) Wed, 04 Mar 2020 12:23:47 GMT [Photos] Immersing in a Lonely Japan Outside the Urban Crowds (Adrien Jean. Photos by Adrien Jean.) Wed, 04 Mar 2020 07:18:40 GMT Samsung Is Building Its Largest Southeast Asia R&D Center in Hanoi (Saigoneer.) Wed, 04 Mar 2020 03:47:19 GMT Over 23,000 Drivers Fined for Driving Under Influence in First 2 Months of 2020,000-drivers-fined-for-driving-under-influence-in-first-2-months-of-2020 (Saigoneer. Photo by Chris Humphrey.) Tue, 03 Mar 2020 06:32:11 GMT,000-drivers-fined-for-driving-under-influence-in-first-2-months-of-2020 Da Nang's Ultra-Reflective Buildings Draw Ire of Local Residents (Saigoneer.) Tue, 03 Mar 2020 06:35:20 GMT Tan Son Nhat, Noi Bai Stop Accepting Flights From South Korea,-noi-bai-stop-accepting-flights-from-south-korea (Saigoneer.) Mon, 02 Mar 2020 09:55:14 GMT,-noi-bai-stop-accepting-flights-from-south-korea Japanese Retailer Aeon to Invest $2bn to Build 25 Malls in Vietnam$2bn-to-build-25-malls-in-vietnam (Saigoneer.) Mon, 02 Mar 2020 09:54:54 GMT$2bn-to-build-25-malls-in-vietnam Saigon Extends School Shutdown by 1 Week for Grade 12, 2 Weeks for Others,-2-week-for-others (Saigoneer. Photo by Adrien Jean.) Sun, 01 Mar 2020 04:56:30 GMT,-2-week-for-others Vietnam Is Among Countries With Lowest Online Civility, Microsoft Report Shows,-microsoft-report-shows (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Sun, 01 Mar 2020 03:35:05 GMT,-microsoft-report-shows Hẻm Gems: Pho Chay Nhu and 35 Years of Serving Tasty Vegetarian Mealsẻm-gems-pho-chay-nhu-and-35-years-of-serving-tasty-vegetarian-meals (Govi Snell. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 28 Feb 2020 09:19:11 GMTẻm-gems-pho-chay-nhu-and-35-years-of-serving-tasty-vegetarian-meals Saigon Starts $1.5m Project to Clean Nhieu Loc-Thi Nghe Canal$1-5m-project-to-clean-nhieu-loc-thi-nghe-canal (Saigoneer.) Fri, 28 Feb 2020 06:53:02 GMT$1-5m-project-to-clean-nhieu-loc-thi-nghe-canal Vietnam Launches Campaigns to Revitalize Tourism Industry Hit by Coronavirus (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 28 Feb 2020 09:04:55 GMT Movie Scenes Showing Underage, Public Drinking Are Now Banned in Vietnam,-public-drinking-are-now-banned-in-vietnam (Saigoneer.) Thu, 27 Feb 2020 04:33:36 GMT,-public-drinking-are-now-banned-in-vietnam Vietnam Aims to Double Power Generation by 2030 to Fuel Fast-Growing Economy (Saigoneer.) Wed, 26 Feb 2020 08:54:18 GMT [Video] This V-Pop Song About Coronavirus Is Going Viral (Saigoneer.) Wed, 26 Feb 2020 05:36:00 GMT China to Release Dam Water in Upper Mekong to Aid Droughts (Saigoneer.) Wed, 26 Feb 2020 04:48:26 GMT In 'Tình Tính Tang,' a Progressive Metal Take on Vietnam's Folk Melodiesình-tính-tang,-a-progressive-metal-take-on-vietnam-s-folk-melodies (Khoi Pham. Images courtesy of Dzung.) Thu, 01 Apr 2021 05:45:16 GMTình-tính-tang,-a-progressive-metal-take-on-vietnam-s-folk-melodies [Photos] Life in the Time of the Masks and Coronavirus (Adrien Jean. Photos by Adrien Jean.) Tue, 25 Feb 2020 10:23:52 GMT As Workers Remain Without Pay, Vietnam Might Face Railway Shutdown,-vietnam-might-face-railway-shutdown (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 25 Feb 2020 04:20:47 GMT,-vietnam-might-face-railway-shutdown Grab, German Aircraft Maker to Test Air Taxi Feasibility in Southeast Asia,-german-aircraft-maker-to-test-air-taxi-feasibility-in-southeast-asia (Saigoneer.) Tue, 25 Feb 2020 05:55:52 GMT,-german-aircraft-maker-to-test-air-taxi-feasibility-in-southeast-asia Japanese Fast Food Chain MOS Burger Is Coming to Vietnam This Year (Saigoneer.) Mon, 24 Feb 2020 09:48:29 GMT Da Nang Monitors South Korean Visitors' Health Status; Vietnam–Daegu Flights Suspended–daegu-flights-suspended (Saigoneer.) Mon, 24 Feb 2020 05:09:09 GMT–daegu-flights-suspended Vietnam's Buddhist Temples, Now in Typographical Form,-now-in-typographical-form (Saigoneer.) Sun, 23 Feb 2020 08:53:03 GMT,-now-in-typographical-form Hẻm Gems: A Japanese Bánh Mì to Win Over Fusion Food Skepticsẻm-gems-a-japanese-bánh-mì-to-win-over-fusion-food-skeptics (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 25 Feb 2020 07:31:57 GMTẻm-gems-a-japanese-bánh-mì-to-win-over-fusion-food-skeptics After Much Delay, New Eastern Bus Station to Begin Service in April,-new-eastern-bus-station-to-begin-service-in-april (Saigoneer.) Sat, 22 Feb 2020 04:44:43 GMT,-new-eastern-bus-station-to-begin-service-in-april Indonesia Minister Proposes Taxes to Sugary Drinks, Polluting Vehicles, Plastic Bags,-polluting-vehicles,-plastic-bags (Saigoneer. Graphic by Hannah Hoang.) Fri, 21 Feb 2020 06:47:48 GMT,-polluting-vehicles,-plastic-bags From April, Cars for Ride-Hailing Apps Might Be Required to Install Taxi Signs,-cars-for-ride-hailing-apps-might-be-required-to-install-taxi-signs (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 20 Feb 2020 08:28:54 GMT,-cars-for-ride-hailing-apps-might-be-required-to-install-taxi-signs Tourist Bookings in Saigon Drop by 50% Post-Tet Due to Covid-19 (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 20 Feb 2020 08:03:15 GMT Vietnam Opens First Overseas Tourism Promotion Office in London (Saigoneer.) Wed, 19 Feb 2020 07:53:07 GMT Saigon Metro Line 1 Is 71% Complete; First Train to Be Delivered in June 2020 (Saigoneer.) Tue, 18 Feb 2020 06:57:18 GMT The Moments of Goodwill and Whimsy in Vietnam's Fight Against Coronavirus (Saigoneer.) Mon, 17 Feb 2020 14:15:19 GMT Vietnam to Install Surveillance Cameras on Buses to Combat Sexual Harassment (Saigoneer. Photo by Chris Humphrey.) Mon, 17 Feb 2020 04:32:54 GMT Vietnam Continues Nationwide School Shutdown Due to Covid-19 (Saigoneer.) Sun, 16 Feb 2020 09:49:27 GMT Hẻm Gems: In D7, Home-Cooked Korean Comfort Food for the World-Wearyẻm-gems-in-d7,-home-cooked-korean-comfort-food-for-the-world-weary (Jae Shin. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 03 Sep 2021 04:46:29 GMTẻm-gems-in-d7,-home-cooked-korean-comfort-food-for-the-world-weary Vietnam Sees Sharp Drop in Traffic Accidents in January Compared to 2019 (Saigoneer. Photo by Chris Humphrey.) Tue, 18 Feb 2020 08:41:36 GMT Spotify, Netflix Halt Free Trials in Vietnam. Are Black Market Accounts to Blame?,-netflix-halt-free-trials-in-vietnam-are-black-market-accounts-to-blame (Saigoneer.) Thu, 13 Feb 2020 07:31:19 GMT,-netflix-halt-free-trials-in-vietnam-are-black-market-accounts-to-blame Local Engineers Develop Vietnamese-Language Site to Track Corona Cases in Real Time (Saigoneer.) Thu, 13 Feb 2020 04:16:59 GMT Japan Imposes Stricter Visa Process for Foreign Students, Including Vietnam, From April,-including-vietnam,-from-april (Saigoneer. Photo by Michael Tatarski.) Wed, 12 Feb 2020 04:38:26 GMT,-including-vietnam,-from-april Vietnam Moves Forward on New Expressway Linking Bien Hoa, Vung Tau,-vung-tau (Saigoneer.) Tue, 11 Feb 2020 09:25:27 GMT,-vung-tau Saigon Retail Sales, Service Revenue Surges by 11.2% in January Thanks to Tet,-sales-revenue-surges-by-11-2-in-january-thanks-to-tet (Saigoneer. Photo by Lilly Pugh.) Tue, 11 Feb 2020 09:51:17 GMT,-sales-revenue-surges-by-11-2-in-january-thanks-to-tet In Warsaw, Homemade Thịt Kho Trứng for the Homeless,-homemade-thịt-kho-trứng-for-the-homeless (Zula Rabikowska. Photos by Zula Rabikowska.) Fri, 03 Sep 2021 12:06:30 GMT,-homemade-thịt-kho-trứng-for-the-homeless Vietnam Will Have Harsher Dry Season, Fewer Typhoons in 2020, Experts Say,-fewer-typhoons-in-2020,-experts-say (Saigoneer. Photo by Chris Humphrey.) Wed, 12 Feb 2020 05:26:30 GMT,-fewer-typhoons-in-2020,-experts-say Saigon Opens 300-Bed Field Hospital to Prepare for Coronavirus Outbreak (Saigoneer.) Mon, 10 Feb 2020 04:57:20 GMT UN Report Names Vietnam World's 7th-Fastest Growing Destination of 2019 (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Sat, 08 Feb 2020 01:58:22 GMT Vietnam's Ride-Hailing Market Welcomes 2 New Players, Unicar and Zuumviet,-unicar-and-zuumviet (Saigoneer.) Tue, 11 Feb 2020 09:34:52 GMT,-unicar-and-zuumviet An Artist's Intimate Portraits of Genderfunk's Collective Energy (JK Hobson. Illustrations by Mariano di Guglielmo.) Fri, 07 Feb 2020 09:44:50 GMT Vietnam Takes Dramatic Measures to Halt Coronavirus Spread (Saigoneer.) Thu, 06 Feb 2020 14:37:18 GMT Almost 2m Foreign Tourists Visited Vietnam in January, a Record Number,-a-record-number (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 06 Feb 2020 07:42:44 GMT,-a-record-number Amid Coronavirus Epidemic, Vietnam Warns Provinces Against Avian Flu Outbreaks,-vietnam-warns-provinces-against-avian-flu-outbreaks (Saigoneer.) Wed, 05 Feb 2020 09:12:58 GMT,-vietnam-warns-provinces-against-avian-flu-outbreaks Vietnam's Beer Sales Down 25% Since Strict Drunk Driving Laws Come Into Force (Saigoneer.) Wed, 05 Feb 2020 03:02:56 GMT A Mosaic of Vietnam's Landscapes Through the Windows of the North-South Train,-unfussy-view-of-vietnam-on-the-north-south-railway (Adrien Jean. Photos by Adrien Jean.) Thu, 20 May 2021 04:32:37 GMT,-unfussy-view-of-vietnam-on-the-north-south-railway Taxi Company Mai Linh Has New Australian CEO After Merger (Saigoneer.) Tue, 04 Feb 2020 13:38:13 GMT Saigon Tet Book Festival Rakes in VND3.6bn, 28.5% More Than Last Year,-28-5-more-than-last-year (Saigoneer.) Mon, 03 Feb 2020 09:40:49 GMT,-28-5-more-than-last-year Coronavirus Update: Public Schools Close, 8 Cases in Total, 1 New Patient in Saigon,-8-cases-in-total,-1-new-patient-in-saigon (Saigoneer.) Mon, 10 Feb 2020 08:39:42 GMT,-8-cases-in-total,-1-new-patient-in-saigon [Illustrations] An Art Book of Watercolor Saigon Sketches 3 Years in the Making (Saigoneer.) Thu, 21 Jan 2021 08:57:04 GMT Vietnam's 2nd Coronavirus Patient Recovers; Doctors Suspect Inter-Human Transmission,-but-doctors-fear-inter-human-transmission (Saigoneer.) Mon, 03 Feb 2020 04:23:56 GMT,-but-doctors-fear-inter-human-transmission On the Cusp of a Modern New Year, Reflections on a Simpler Tet Past,-reflections-on-a-simpler-tet-past (Nguyễn Phan Quế Mai. Illustrations by Hannah Hoang.) Thu, 04 Feb 2021 04:33:58 GMT,-reflections-on-a-simpler-tet-past Northern Vietnam Just Had the Hottest Start to a Year in 5 Decades (Saigoneer. Photo by Chris Humphrey.) Wed, 22 Jan 2020 04:42:22 GMT 2,000 Street Cleaners to Work Through Tet to Collect Saigon's Holiday Trash,000-street-cleaners-to-work-through-tet-to-collect-saigon-s-holiday-trash (Saigoneer.) Tue, 21 Jan 2020 04:47:55 GMT,000-street-cleaners-to-work-through-tet-to-collect-saigon-s-holiday-trash Art Platform S.E.A. Focus Brings Together 20 Galleries From Vietnam, Asia,-asia (Michael Tatarski. Top image by Hannah Hoang.) Tue, 21 Jan 2020 04:22:03 GMT,-asia Hẻm Gems: At a Corner of Nguyen Van Linh, Saigon's Best Korean Cold Noodlesẻm-gems-at-a-corner-of-nguyen-van-linh,-saigon-s-best-korean-cold-noodles (Khoi Pham. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 21 Apr 2021 02:30:01 GMTẻm-gems-at-a-corner-of-nguyen-van-linh,-saigon-s-best-korean-cold-noodles Saigon Moves Ahead With Plan to Evaluate Motorbike Emission (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 13 Feb 2020 01:41:15 GMT Viettel to Launch Commercial 5G Service in June (Saigoneer.) Sun, 19 Jan 2020 02:56:18 GMT Vingroup Opens University in Hanoi (Saigoneer.) Fri, 17 Jan 2020 08:03:26 GMT Fashion, Contemporary Art Ruminations Intermingle in Designer Cong Tri's 'Cục Im Lặng',-contemporary-art-ruminations-intermingle-in-designer-cong-tri-s-cục-im-lặng (Thi Nguyen. Photos courtesy of Cuc Im Lang.) Thu, 16 Jan 2020 07:44:47 GMT,-contemporary-art-ruminations-intermingle-in-designer-cong-tri-s-cục-im-lặng Vinpearl Air, Slated for a Summer Launch, Is Suddenly Cancelled by Vingroup,-slated-for-a-summer-launch,-is-suddenly-cancelled-by-vingroup (Saigoneer.) Thu, 16 Jan 2020 06:26:29 GMT,-slated-for-a-summer-launch,-is-suddenly-cancelled-by-vingroup Da Lat Officials Stop Construction of Illegal Glass Bridge in Valley of Love (Saigoneer.) Wed, 15 Jan 2020 04:30:46 GMT Grab Vietnam Appoints Its First Female CEO, Nguyen Thai Hai Van,-nguyen-thai-hai-van (Saigoneer.) Tue, 14 Jan 2020 07:02:55 GMT,-nguyen-thai-hai-van [Illustrations] The Mythological Race That Created Vietnam's Zodiac, Retold in Watercolor,-retold-in-watercolor (Khoi Pham. Illustrations courtesy of Toma Nguyen.) Tue, 14 Jan 2020 06:29:42 GMT,-retold-in-watercolor Google Names Da Nang as 2020's Top Trending Travel Destination (Saigoneer.) Mon, 13 Jan 2020 08:38:06 GMT HCMC to Launch Open-Top Sightseeing Bus Service for Tourists (Saigoneer.) Mon, 13 Jan 2020 07:22:39 GMT [Video] Travelogue Captures Quotidian Life in Northern and Central Vietnam (Saigoneer.) Sun, 12 Jan 2020 05:27:25 GMT Hẻm Gems: The Porcine Pleasure of a D2 Cơm Tấm Outpostẻm-gems-the-porcine-pleasure-of-a-d2-cơm-tấm-outpost (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 20 Mar 2020 06:32:25 GMTẻm-gems-the-porcine-pleasure-of-a-d2-cơm-tấm-outpost Vietnam Still Has 800,000 Tons of Unexploded Ordnance, Labor Ministry Says,000-tons-of-unexploded-ordnance,-labor-ministry-says (Saigoneer.) Wed, 12 Feb 2020 05:26:26 GMT,000-tons-of-unexploded-ordnance,-labor-ministry-says Saigoneer Getaways: To a Saigoneer, Phnom Penh Is Same Same, But Different,-phnom-penh-is-same-same,-but-different (Michael Tatarski. Top image by Hannah Hoang.) Thu, 09 Jan 2020 08:41:09 GMT,-phnom-penh-is-same-same,-but-different Vietnam Prepares to Evacuate Workers From the Middle East in Case of US-Iran Conflict (Saigoneer.) Thu, 09 Jan 2020 06:02:21 GMT Parents Can Be Fined up to VND1m for Taking Children's Lucky Money (Saigoneer.) Wed, 08 Jan 2020 11:14:51 GMT Muji Will Open in Vietnam Within the Next 2 Months, Real Estate Consultancy Says,-real-estate-consultancy-says (Saigoneer.) Wed, 08 Jan 2020 06:07:02 GMT,-real-estate-consultancy-says Nhậu Places Respond to Drunk Driving Law With Their Own Transport Servicesậu-places-respond-to-drunk-driving-law-with-their-own-transport-services (Saigoneer. Photos by Kevin Lee.) Wed, 08 Jan 2020 05:23:26 GMTậu-places-respond-to-drunk-driving-law-with-their-own-transport-services A Night With Kim Lee, the Only Vietnamese Drag Queen in Poland,-the-only-vietnamese-drag-queen-in-poland (Zula Rabikowska. Photos by Zula Rabikowska.) Sun, 02 May 2021 02:24:10 GMT,-the-only-vietnamese-drag-queen-in-poland Vietnam Should Aim to Become High-Income Nation by 2045, PM Says,-pm-says (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 13 Feb 2020 01:42:42 GMT,-pm-says Saigon to Restore Square in Front of Opera House After Years Under Construction (Saigoneer.) Tue, 07 Jan 2020 04:41:07 GMT Thai Binh Woman Arrested for Alleged Murder Using Cyanide-Laden Bubble Tea (Saigoneer.) Mon, 06 Jan 2020 10:44:57 GMT Vietnam Inks Deal to Buy Massive Amounts of Electricity From Laos (Saigoneer.) Mon, 06 Jan 2020 06:24:34 GMT After Thailand Bans Plastic Bags, Shoppers Turn to Buckets, Pots and Pans,-shoppers-turn-to-buckets,-pots-and-pans (Saigoneer.) Sun, 05 Jan 2020 05:56:46 GMT,-shoppers-turn-to-buckets,-pots-and-pans Hẻm Gem: Bún Cá Sứa With a Stock That Tastes Like the Oceanẻm-gem-bún-cá-sứa-with-a-stock-that-tastes-like-the-ocean (Thi Nguyen. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Sat, 04 Jan 2020 05:42:23 GMTẻm-gem-bún-cá-sứa-with-a-stock-that-tastes-like-the-ocean Vietnam's Blanket Ban on Drunk Driving Doesn't Spare Any Vehicle. Not Even Bicycles. (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 03 Jan 2020 08:07:17 GMT Does Grab Affect Student Drivers' Study? Officials Want to Impose Limit on Part-Time Work. (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 03 Jan 2020 04:59:25 GMT [Video] Son Doong Cave Stars in DJ Alan Walker's Latest Single 'Alone, Pt. II',-pt-ii (Saigoneer.) Thu, 02 Jan 2020 07:51:53 GMT,-pt-ii The Masterful Urban Symbolism of 'Turn Left, Turn Right' Author Jimmy Liao,-turn-right-author-jimmy-liao (Raquel Guerra Aragonés. Illustrations by Jimmy Liao.) Fri, 10 Jan 2020 04:55:24 GMT,-turn-right-author-jimmy-liao Vietnam Welcomes 18m Foreign Tourists in 2019, an All-Time Record,-an-all-time-record (Saigoneer.) Tue, 31 Dec 2019 07:27:45 GMT,-an-all-time-record In the Race to Power Vietnam, Green Energy Grows Faster Than Policies Can Catch Up,-green-energy-grows-faster-than-policies-can-catch-up (Michael Tatarski. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Tue, 31 Dec 2019 07:30:24 GMT,-green-energy-grows-faster-than-policies-can-catch-up Da Lat Hit by Toxic Air From Cam Ly Landfill Fire (Saigoneer.) Tue, 31 Dec 2019 05:01:57 GMT Year in Review: Saigoneer's Picks for Best Hẻm Gems of 2019ẻm-gems-of-2019 (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Sun, 29 Dec 2019 11:01:35 GMTẻm-gems-of-2019 Scientists Find New Wooden Stakes Believed to Be From 1288 Battle of Bach Dang (Saigoneer.) Wed, 01 Jan 2020 16:13:42 GMT He Boasted About Driving From Saigon to Hanoi in 20 Hours. The Police Aren't Amused. (Saigoneer.) Fri, 27 Dec 2019 03:18:35 GMT [Photos] Saigoneer's Best Original Photography of 2019 (Saigoneer.) Thu, 26 Dec 2019 07:08:53 GMT VietJet Launches 3 New Routes From Da Nang to Hong Kong, Taipei, Singapore,-taipei,-singapore (Saigoneer. Graphic by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 30 Dec 2019 01:55:48 GMT,-taipei,-singapore Laggy Internet Plagues Vietnam Once Again After 3 Undersea Cables Break (Saigoneer.) Wed, 25 Dec 2019 10:09:03 GMT Old Motorbikes Are the New Target of Saigon's Plan to Reduce Air Pollution (Saigoneer.) Wed, 25 Dec 2019 04:26:18 GMT As Shortage Continues, Bánh Chưng Makers Start Hoarding Pork for Tet,-bánh-chưng-makers-start-hoarding-pork-for-tet (Saigoneer.) Wed, 25 Dec 2019 04:08:39 GMT,-bánh-chưng-makers-start-hoarding-pork-for-tet [Photos] Giant Caves and Animatronic Santa: Saigon Goes All out on Festivities (Mark Ratcliff. Photos by Mark Ratcliff.) Thu, 17 Dec 2020 05:04:28 GMT Amid Slowing US Growth, Asia Becomes Netflix's Fastest-Growing Market,-asia-becomes-netflix-s-fastest-growing-market (Saigoneer.) Sat, 28 Dec 2019 04:52:19 GMT,-asia-becomes-netflix-s-fastest-growing-market Saigon Breaks Ground on First Recycling Plant for Industrial Waste (Saigoneer.) Mon, 23 Dec 2019 10:05:15 GMT Vietnam's Direct US Flights Will Take at Least 2 Years to Happen, Official Says,-official-says (Saigoneer.) Mon, 23 Dec 2019 04:23:53 GMT,-official-says Cong Tri Collaborates With 10 Artists to Showcase 20-Year Fashion Career (Saigoneer.) Tue, 24 Dec 2019 04:38:06 GMT New Law Requiring Humane Treatment of Livestock to Take Effect From Jan 1 (Saigoneer. Photo by Chris Humphrey.) Mon, 23 Dec 2019 05:04:55 GMT An Opera Lover’s Introduction to Cải Lương’s-introduction-to-cai-luong (Jim Selkin. Photos by Jim Selkin.) Sun, 22 Dec 2019 02:54:09 GMT’s-introduction-to-cai-luong Hẻm Gems: A Secret Back-Alley Bún Ngan, Hidden in Plain Sightẻm-gems-a-secret-back-alley-bún-ngan,-hidden-in-plain-sight (Thi Nguyen. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Sun, 22 Dec 2019 02:29:49 GMTẻm-gems-a-secret-back-alley-bún-ngan,-hidden-in-plain-sight Son Tung M-TP Is Launching His Own Social Network for Fans in 2020 (Saigoneer.) Fri, 20 Dec 2019 05:25:24 GMT How Vietnam's Pop Culture Leaves Behind Past Stigmas to Embrace Queerness (Thi Nguyen. Graphic by Hannah Hoang.) Tue, 22 Dec 2020 08:01:36 GMT A Young Hanoi Orchestra Brings Symphonic Disney Nights to Saigon (Khoi Pham. Photos courtesy of Concert of Childhood Memory.) Fri, 20 Dec 2019 03:22:40 GMT Vietnam Down 10 Places in Global Gender Gap Index, Ranks 10th in Asia-Pacific,-ranks-10th-in-asia-pacific (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 24 Dec 2019 04:29:27 GMT,-ranks-10th-in-asia-pacific Vietnam’s Economy Expands by 6.8% in 2019, World Bank Says’s-economy-expands-by-6-8-in-2019,-world-bank-says (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 18 Dec 2019 07:54:03 GMT’s-economy-expands-by-6-8-in-2019,-world-bank-says [Photos] The Evolution of Saigon Residents in an Ad, Ad, Ad World,-ad,-ad-world (Adrien Jean. Photos by Adrien Jean.) Sat, 21 Dec 2019 03:56:18 GMT,-ad,-ad-world Vietnam Extends 15-Day Visa Exemption for 8 Countries Until 2022 (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 17 Dec 2019 09:38:50 GMT Two-Thirds of Vietnamese Children Endure Physical Abuse by Family Members, Data Shows,-data-shows (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 16 Dec 2019 11:23:59 GMT,-data-shows Hẻm Gems: Home-Cooked Taiwanese Comfort Food for a Cold Saigon Dayẻm-gems-home-cooked-taiwanese-comfort-food-for-a-cold-saigon-day (Brendan Ryan. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Sat, 14 Dec 2019 05:58:23 GMTẻm-gems-home-cooked-taiwanese-comfort-food-for-a-cold-saigon-day To Combat Bullying, Cambodia to Teach LGBTQ Issues in School Syllabus,-cambodia-to-teach-lgbtq-issues-in-school-syllabus (Saigoneer.) Fri, 07 Feb 2020 04:35:21 GMT,-cambodia-to-teach-lgbtq-issues-in-school-syllabus Đen, Mỹ Tâm, Vũ. Are the Most-Streamed Vietnamese Artists of 2019 on Spotifyđen,-mỹ-tâm,-vũ-are-the-most-streamed-vietnamese-artists-of-2019-on-spotify (Saigoneer. Graphic by Hannah Hoang and Mimi Le.) Fri, 13 Dec 2019 07:11:29 GMTđen,-mỹ-tâm,-vũ-are-the-most-streamed-vietnamese-artists-of-2019-on-spotify Year in Review: Saigoneer's 20 Picks for Best Vietnamese Music of 2019 (Khoi Pham. Top graphic by Mimi Le.) Thu, 14 Jan 2021 08:50:56 GMT Thong Nhat to Stop Producing Iconic Matchbox Brand Starting Next Year (Saigoneer.) Thu, 12 Dec 2019 03:40:04 GMT Plan for Tan Son Nhat Airport 3rd Terminal Submitted for Approval (Saigoneer.) Wed, 11 Dec 2019 06:20:13 GMT HCMC to Submit Proposal to Keep More Yearly Income for Internal Use (Saigoneer. Photo by Michael Tatarski.) Tue, 10 Dec 2019 08:18:01 GMT Michelle Obama Visits High School in Long An While Barack Meets Saigon Officials (Saigoneer.) Tue, 10 Dec 2019 07:26:38 GMT Vietnam's First Uniqlo, Southeast Asia's 2nd-Largest, Opens in Saigon,-southeast-asia-s-2nd-largest,-opens-in-saigon (Saigoneer. Photos by Brian Letwin.) Tue, 10 Dec 2019 06:12:17 GMT,-southeast-asia-s-2nd-largest,-opens-in-saigon Saigon Independent Art Space San Art Launches Fundraising Exhibition This Month (Saigoneer.) Mon, 09 Dec 2019 14:58:23 GMT Hyatt Announces 69-Story Skyscraper in D7 Housing 2 Hotels (Saigoneer.) Mon, 09 Dec 2019 10:27:33 GMT Hẻm Gems: Saigon Retro Cafe Has Just the Right Amount of Sentimentalityẻm-gems-saigon-retro-cafe-has-just-the-right-amount-of-sentimentality (Khoi Pham. Photos by Michael Tatarski.) Mon, 09 Dec 2019 01:35:05 GMTẻm-gems-saigon-retro-cafe-has-just-the-right-amount-of-sentimentality What's Inside the Eclectic Sets of Coracle Music Festival's 2nd Edition? (Michael Tatarski. Top image by Mimi Le.) Sun, 08 Dec 2019 05:33:50 GMT [Photos] Road Safety Campaign Pokes Fun at Vietnam's Traffic Offenses (Saigoneer.) Fri, 06 Dec 2019 08:07:21 GMT Singapore Biennale Features Works by Vietnamese Artists Ngoc Nau, Le Quang Ha,-le-quang-ha (Saigoneer.) Thu, 05 Dec 2019 05:17:19 GMT,-le-quang-ha In 'Method,' Performers Explore Contemporary Dance's Universe of Movements,-performers-explore-contemporary-dance-s-universe-of-movements (Thi Nguyen. Photos by Phan Trong Tin.) Thu, 05 Dec 2019 03:09:32 GMT,-performers-explore-contemporary-dance-s-universe-of-movements Vingroup, Masan Group Units Merge to Create Retail Giant,-masan-group-units-merge-to-create-retail-giant (Saigoneer. Graphic by Hannah Hoang.) Wed, 04 Dec 2019 09:25:44 GMT,-masan-group-units-merge-to-create-retail-giant New Myanmar-Thailand Bridge Brings ASEAN Closer to Trans-Regional Corridor (Saigoneer.) Wed, 04 Dec 2019 05:30:17 GMT [Video] The Effortlessly Cool Longboarders Conquering Saigon Sidewalks in Áo Dàiáo-dài (Saigoneer.) Wed, 20 May 2020 07:49:46 GMTáo-dài Bamboo Airways Is Vietnam's Most Punctual Airline in 2019 (So Far) (Saigoneer.) Tue, 03 Dec 2019 15:03:20 GMT Saigon Announces Plan for 150-Hectare Multi-Purpose Park in D12 (Saigoneer. Photo by Chris Humphrey.) Tue, 03 Dec 2019 05:23:26 GMT New Draft of Medical Treatment Law to Require Foreign Doctors to Speak Vietnamese (Saigoneer.) Mon, 02 Dec 2019 10:21:58 GMT An Evening With the Grass-Roots Volunteer Group Helping Saigon's Homeless (Andrew Stafford. Photos by Michael Tatarski. Translations by Khanh Vy.) Thu, 03 Dec 2020 04:23:44 GMT Investigation Launched After 3 Students Fall Out of School Bus in Bien Hoa (Saigoneer.) Fri, 29 Nov 2019 07:04:22 GMT Vietnam Expects National Population to Hit 104m in 2030 (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 28 Nov 2019 09:00:35 GMT Famous US Retailer Ace Hardware Launches First Vietnam Store in Saigon (Saigoneer.) Thu, 28 Nov 2019 05:07:16 GMT Hoi An Inches Closer to 'Bicycle Town' Goal With New Pedestrian-Only Street (Saigoneer.) Wed, 27 Nov 2019 08:45:33 GMT Proposed Hai Phong–China Train Route Raises Concerns Over Hefty Price Tag–china-train-route-raises-concerns-over-hefty-price-tag (Saigoneer. Photo by Chris Humphrey.) Wed, 27 Nov 2019 05:43:24 GMT–china-train-route-raises-concerns-over-hefty-price-tag New Policy to Allow Foreigners to Change Visa Status Without Leaving Vietnam (Saigoneer.) Wed, 27 Nov 2019 05:00:35 GMT Cơm Tấm Crisis: Price of Pork Dishes Increases as Pork Shortage Hits Saigonơm-tấm-crisis-price-of-pork-dishes-increases-as-pork-shortage-hits-saigon (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Tue, 26 Nov 2019 09:42:16 GMTơm-tấm-crisis-price-of-pork-dishes-increases-as-pork-shortage-hits-saigon Vietnam Continues to Bet Big on Horse Racing With Proposed Da Nang Track (Saigoneer.) Tue, 26 Nov 2019 05:44:31 GMT How Saigon Brought Together Skeleton Goode, the City's Latest Psych Rock Band,-the-city-s-latest-psych-rock-band (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Tran Nam.) Mon, 25 Nov 2019 10:18:57 GMT,-the-city-s-latest-psych-rock-band A Park Hang-Seo Street Sign Popped up in Saigon and Was Quickly Removed (Saigoneer.) Thu, 28 Nov 2019 03:03:00 GMT New Saigon Trial Uses AI-Powered CCTV Cameras to Catch Traffic Offenders (Saigoneer. Photo by Sebastia Galbany.) Mon, 25 Nov 2019 04:55:24 GMT A Young Violist's Take on Performing in Saigon's All-Vietnamese Orchestra (Paul Christiansen. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 07 Jan 2021 04:53:29 GMT Hẻm Gems: A Thai Raw Seafood Salad That Consolidates the Merits of Sauceẻm-gems-a-thai-raw-seafood-salad-that-consolidates-the-merits-of-sauce (Thi Nguyen. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 22 Nov 2019 08:52:41 GMTẻm-gems-a-thai-raw-seafood-salad-that-consolidates-the-merits-of-sauce From 2021, Vietnam Will Increase Workers’ Retirement Age,-vietnam-will-increase-workers’-retirement-age (Saigoneer. Photo by Sebastia Galbany.) Fri, 22 Nov 2019 06:51:52 GMT,-vietnam-will-increase-workers’-retirement-age Vietnam's Latest Tourist Attraction Is a Glass Bridge and Elevator Near Sapa (Saigoneer.) Thu, 21 Nov 2019 04:37:42 GMT [Photos] Inside Nhat Tao Market, Saigon's Biggest Informal Recycling Center,-saigon-s-biggest-informal-recycling-center (Nhi Nguyen. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 04 Mar 2021 04:34:40 GMT,-saigon-s-biggest-informal-recycling-center Serious Drought Expected to Hit Lower Mekong Countries Through Early 2020 (Saigoneer.) Wed, 20 Nov 2019 09:33:13 GMT [Video] Saigon Studio Creates Endearing Tribute to Teachers in Animated Video (Saigoneer.) Wed, 20 Nov 2019 07:55:33 GMT Research Reveals High Rates of Drunk Driving, Low Seat Belt Use in Saigon,-low-seat-belt-use-in-saigon (Saigoneer.) Wed, 20 Nov 2019 04:23:48 GMT,-low-seat-belt-use-in-saigon Inside Thailand's Ambitious High-Speed Train Project Linking Bangkok Airports, Pattaya,-pattaya (Saigoneer.) Tue, 19 Nov 2019 08:24:24 GMT,-pattaya Vietnam Among Top 20 Countries With Highest Salary Growth: Survey (Saigoneer.) Tue, 19 Nov 2019 06:16:11 GMT In November, Two Music Festivals Set to Rock Southern Vietnam,-two-music-festivals-set-to-rock-southern-vietnam (Michael Tatarski. Top image by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 18 Nov 2019 10:25:40 GMT,-two-music-festivals-set-to-rock-southern-vietnam [Photos] Saigon Unveils Design of Nguyen Hue Flower Street for Year of the Mouse (Saigoneer.) Mon, 18 Nov 2019 08:07:12 GMT Vietnam Bans Drones Near Airports After 2 Airplanes Mysteriously Dented (Saigoneer.) Mon, 18 Nov 2019 04:39:01 GMT Cà Phê, Stork, Dragon: What Should Miss Universe Vietnam's National Costume Be This Year?à-phê,-stork,-dragon-what-should-miss-universe-vietnam-s-national-costume-be-this-year (Saigoneer.) Sun, 17 Nov 2019 13:53:20 GMTà-phê,-stork,-dragon-what-should-miss-universe-vietnam-s-national-costume-be-this-year Hẻm Gems: Bánh Đập Dập, an Indelible Reminder of Vietnam's Austere Erasẻm-gems-bánh-đập-dập,-an-indelible-reminder-of-vietnam-s-austere-eras (Nhi Nguyen. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Sat, 16 Nov 2019 05:32:47 GMTẻm-gems-bánh-đập-dập,-an-indelible-reminder-of-vietnam-s-austere-eras Chè, Bánh, Chả, Nem: The Curious Lives of Vietnam’s Regional Food Namesè,-bánh,-chả,-nem-the-curious-lives-of-vietnam’s-regional-food-names (Thi Nguyen. Graphic by Mimi Le) Fri, 15 Nov 2019 05:24:02 GMTè,-bánh,-chả,-nem-the-curious-lives-of-vietnam’s-regional-food-names Saigon Authorities Cut $147m From Metro Line 1’s Cost$147m-from-metro-line-1’s-cost (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Thu, 14 Nov 2019 10:48:14 GMT$147m-from-metro-line-1’s-cost Saigon to Hold Nightly Music, Light Shows on Nguyen Hue Walking Street,-light-shows-on-nguyen-hue-walking-street (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 13 Nov 2019 09:42:18 GMT,-light-shows-on-nguyen-hue-walking-street A Student Was Punished for Insulting BTS Online. Now the School Is in Trouble. (Saigoneer.) Thu, 14 Nov 2019 07:11:18 GMT [Video] Nas Daily Is in Vietnam to Remind Us Why We're Happy (Saigoneer.) Wed, 13 Nov 2019 05:52:25 GMT JICA Suggests Urban Railway Could Help Reduce Air Pollution in Saigon, Hanoi (Saigoneer. Photo by Chris Humphrey.) Tue, 12 Nov 2019 05:14:56 GMT With Debut Album 'Họa Âm Xưa,' Saigon Soul Revival Brings Back Old-School Coolọa-âm-xưa,-saigon-soul-revival-brings-back-old-school-cool (Khoi Pham. Photos courtesy of Saigon Soul Revival.) Thu, 30 Sep 2021 08:09:56 GMTọa-âm-xưa,-saigon-soul-revival-brings-back-old-school-cool Storm Nakri Arrives With Prolonged Downpours, Cancelled Flights and Blackouts,-cancelled-flights-and-blackouts (Saigoneer.) Mon, 11 Nov 2019 10:29:59 GMT,-cancelled-flights-and-blackouts Saigon Pilots Park-and-Ride Scheme at Ham Nghi Central Bus Terminal (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 11 Nov 2019 07:07:14 GMT EF Ranks Vietnam's English Proficiency 52nd Out of 100 in 2019 (Saigoneer.) Sun, 10 Nov 2019 10:40:31 GMT Saigon to Focus Restoration Efforts on 5 Severely Polluted Drainage Canals (Saigoneer. Photo by Lilly Pugh.) Sun, 10 Nov 2019 03:35:34 GMT Hẻm Gems: The 'Stink' of Bún Mắm Nêm Is My Childhood Aromaẻm-gems-the-stink-of-bún-mắm-nêm-is-my-childhood-aroma (Nhi Nguyen. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 25 Jun 2021 08:43:54 GMTẻm-gems-the-stink-of-bún-mắm-nêm-is-my-childhood-aroma Storm Nakri, This Year's Strongest Yet, Will Hit Central Vietnam This Weekend,-this-year-s-strongest-yet,-might-hit-central-vietnam-this-weekend (Saigoneer.) Sun, 10 Nov 2019 03:09:53 GMT,-this-year-s-strongest-yet,-might-hit-central-vietnam-this-weekend Vietnam Turns to Other Cash Crops to Reduce Reliance on Rice (Saigoneer.) Thu, 07 Nov 2019 11:25:55 GMT Vietnam to Introduce Statistics, Probability in 2nd Grade in New Syllabus,-probability-in-2nd-grade-in-new-syllabus (Saigoneer.) Thu, 07 Nov 2019 02:40:50 GMT,-probability-in-2nd-grade-in-new-syllabus [Illustrations] An Emptier Side of Tokyo in Naoki Tomita's Oil Paintings (Saigoneer.) Wed, 06 Nov 2019 09:38:19 GMT Southern Vietnam Will Be Hardest-Hit by Power Shortages from 2021 (Saigoneer.) Wed, 06 Nov 2019 06:13:01 GMT Not Just a Drink: As Vietnam's Coffee Scene Matures, It's Also Getting More Serious,-it-s-also-getting-more-serious (Mervin Lee. Photos by Mervin Lee.) Sun, 05 Apr 2020 05:29:10 GMT,-it-s-also-getting-more-serious In 'Ba Lan,' a Photographer Maps the Diverse Identities of Poland's Vietnamese Diaspora,-a-photographer-maps-the-diverse-identities-of-poland-s-vietnamese-diaspora (Zula Rabikowska. Photos by Zula Rabikowska.) Thu, 25 Mar 2021 08:49:19 GMT,-a-photographer-maps-the-diverse-identities-of-poland-s-vietnamese-diaspora Site Clearance for Saigon Metro Line 2 Expected to Finish in June 2020 (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Tue, 05 Nov 2019 09:18:20 GMT Vietnam Needs Large-Scale Recycling Using Plastic Waste as Resource, Official Says,-official-says (Saigoneer. Photo by Chris Humphrey.) Tue, 05 Nov 2019 07:46:52 GMT,-official-says After VietJet, Vietnam Airlines Launches Direct Flights From Saigon to Bali,-vietnam-airlines-launches-direct-flights-from-saigon-to-bali (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 04 Nov 2019 09:50:49 GMT,-vietnam-airlines-launches-direct-flights-from-saigon-to-bali Seoul Closes All Dog Slaughterhouses in Campaign to Stop Dog Meat Trade (Saigoneer.) Sun, 03 Nov 2019 03:41:13 GMT District 105 Leads Saigon's Metal Scene Into a Bright, Loud Future,-loud-future (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Alexander Ray.) Sat, 02 Nov 2019 04:57:03 GMT,-loud-future Hẻm Gems: The Best Cao Lầu Outside of Hoi An Is in Tan Binhẻm-gems-the-best-cao-lầu-outside-of-hoi-an-is-in-tan-binh (Khoi Pham. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Sat, 02 Nov 2019 05:33:43 GMTẻm-gems-the-best-cao-lầu-outside-of-hoi-an-is-in-tan-binh Saigon Proposes Forming Special Police Force to Protect Children Against Abuse (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 01 Nov 2019 05:49:08 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Storm Matmo Causes Widespread Blackout in Central Region (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Fri, 01 Nov 2019 01:57:54 GMT Binh Duong to Build 'World Trade Center' With Link to Saigon Metro (Saigoneer.) Thu, 31 Oct 2019 04:54:02 GMT Storm Matmo, This Year's 5th, Will Hit Southern, Central Vietnam This Evening,-this-year-s-5th,-will-hit-southern,-central-vietnam-this-evening (Saigoneer.) Wed, 30 Oct 2019 05:07:03 GMT,-this-year-s-5th,-will-hit-southern,-central-vietnam-this-evening Vietnam National University Included in U.S. News Global University Rankings (Saigoneer.) Wed, 30 Oct 2019 08:30:33 GMT Vietnamme Project Explores How Vietnamese Culture Transformed Through the Eras (Vietnamme Talk.) Wed, 30 Oct 2019 13:40:18 GMT Vietnam Among Top 15 Countries With Lowest Average Height, Official Says,-official-says (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 29 Oct 2019 04:58:18 GMT,-official-says Marvel Mobile Game Unveils New Southeast Asian, Including Vietnamese, Superheroes,-including-vietnamese,-superheroes (Saigoneer.) Mon, 28 Oct 2019 08:43:36 GMT,-including-vietnamese,-superheroes Saigon Metro Construction Avoids Halt as Cost Revisions Approved by Ministries (Saigoneer.) Tue, 29 Oct 2019 06:57:20 GMT Review: In Ngọt’s Newest Album, Urban Loneliness Lingers on Mellow Stringsọt’s-newest-album,-urban-loneliness-lingers-on-mellow-strings (Thi Nguyen. Graphic by Hannah Hoang.) Tue, 29 Oct 2019 07:11:42 GMTọt’s-newest-album,-urban-loneliness-lingers-on-mellow-strings [Photos] The Oddly Comforting Mix of Old and New in Thu Thiem (Mark Ratcliff. Photos by Mark Ratcliff.) Wed, 20 Nov 2019 09:22:04 GMT From January 2020, New Alcohol Law Will Make Coercing Others to Drink Illegal,-new-alcohol-law-will-make-coercing-others-to-drink-illegal (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Fri, 25 Oct 2019 05:26:11 GMT,-new-alcohol-law-will-make-coercing-others-to-drink-illegal Mon Hue Restaurants Abruptly Close, Abandoning Employees and Suppliers,-abandoning-employees-and-suppliers (Saigoneer.) Thu, 24 Oct 2019 04:09:21 GMT,-abandoning-employees-and-suppliers Vietnam to Launch New Earth Observation Satellite Into Space in 2023 (Saigoneer.) Wed, 23 Oct 2019 09:02:40 GMT HCMC Wants to Restrict Groundwater Extraction to Curb Subsidence (Saigoneer.) Tue, 22 Oct 2019 07:27:31 GMT Institute of Vietnamese Costumes Officially Opened in Saigon With Discussion on Áo Dài Lemuráo-dài-lemur (Saigoneer.) Tue, 22 Oct 2019 07:35:16 GMTáo-dài-lemur BBC's List of 100 Inspiring Women Includes 2 Vietnamese (Saigoneer.) Wed, 30 Oct 2019 08:23:40 GMT Long-Delayed 'Twin Towers' Project Near Ben Thanh Resumes Construction (Saigoneer.) Sun, 20 Oct 2019 04:56:09 GMT Hẻm Gems: At D5's Sủi Cảo Đại Nương, a Song of Chives and Fireẻm-gems-at-d5-s-sủi-cảo-đại-nương,-a-song-of-chives-and-fire (Khoi Pham. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 21 Oct 2019 04:51:27 GMTẻm-gems-at-d5-s-sủi-cảo-đại-nương,-a-song-of-chives-and-fire Grab Dabbles in Long-Distance Trips With Buses Between HCMC, Vung Tau,-vung-tau (Saigoneer.) Sat, 19 Oct 2019 04:54:44 GMT,-vung-tau In a Career First, Rapper Den Vau Announces Solo Concert This November,-rapper-den-vau-announces-solo-concert-this-november (Saigoneer.) Fri, 18 Oct 2019 06:58:43 GMT,-rapper-den-vau-announces-solo-concert-this-november Uniqlo's First Store in Vietnam Will Be at Parkson Saigon Tourist Plaza (Saigoneer.) Wed, 06 Nov 2019 03:24:38 GMT Vung Tau Suspends New Aquarium Project After Residents Complain (Saigoneer.) Thu, 17 Oct 2019 04:56:50 GMT Vietnam Crowned Asia's Leading Culinary, Cultural Destination at World Travel Awards,-cultural-destination-at-world-travel-awards (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Wed, 16 Oct 2019 08:54:03 GMT,-cultural-destination-at-world-travel-awards Singer Kacey Musgraves Draws Ire of Netizens for Sexualizing Áo Dàiáo-dài (Saigoneer.) Wed, 16 Oct 2019 05:11:26 GMTáo-dài Natural Disasters Cause Southern Vietnam $13.6m in Damage in First 9 Months$13-6m-in-damage-in-first-9-months (Saigoneer.) Wed, 16 Oct 2019 04:36:03 GMT$13-6m-in-damage-in-first-9-months [Photos] In An Giang, Buddhist Devotees Gather to Observe Uposatha Day,-buddhist-devotees-gather-to-observe-uposatha-day (Kim Nhi. Photos by Kim Nhi. Translation by Khoi Pham.) Wed, 20 Nov 2019 09:22:20 GMT,-buddhist-devotees-gather-to-observe-uposatha-day Michelle Obama to Visit Vietnam in December to Promote Girls' Education (Saigoneer.) Wed, 16 Oct 2019 07:08:20 GMT Vietnam Jumps 10 Places in WEF's Global Competitiveness Report (Saigoneer. Photo by Lee Starnes.) Wed, 16 Oct 2019 02:32:46 GMT Binh Tan Is Saigon's Most Populous District While Can Gio Is the Least: New Census (Saigoneer.) Mon, 14 Oct 2019 05:08:18 GMT Hẻm Gems: The Crispy Duck Noodles for When You're Feeling Fancyẻm-gems-huê-ký-mì-vịt-tiềm-the-crispy-duck-noodles-for-when-you-re-feeling-fancy (Khoi Pham. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Sat, 16 Oct 2021 03:01:43 GMTẻm-gems-huê-ký-mì-vịt-tiềm-the-crispy-duck-noodles-for-when-you-re-feeling-fancy Saigon Adds Real-Time Traffic, Flooding Updates to Zalo,-flooding-updates-to-zalo (Saigoneer.) Thu, 10 Oct 2019 09:57:16 GMT,-flooding-updates-to-zalo Grab Opens New Delivery-Only Service 'GrabKitchen' in Thu Duc (Saigoneer.) Thu, 10 Oct 2019 04:11:50 GMT Proposal to Name Da Nang Street After Alexandre de Rhodes Faces Opposition (Saigoneer.) Wed, 09 Oct 2019 09:36:52 GMT Illegal Hotel on Ma Pi Leng Pass Becomes Center of Controversy (Saigoneer.) Wed, 09 Oct 2019 08:03:39 GMT Photographer Hon Hoang on Returning to His 'Foreign Hometown' After 11 Years (Saigoneer. Photos by Hon Hoang.) Tue, 08 Oct 2019 09:08:46 GMT Vingroup's Smartphones Are Now Officially Available in Russia (Saigoneer.) Tue, 08 Oct 2019 04:57:12 GMT Vietnam Ranks 2nd Among Southeast Asia’s Fastest-Growing Internet Economies’s-fastest-growing-internet-economies (Saigoneer.) Mon, 07 Oct 2019 10:32:30 GMT’s-fastest-growing-internet-economies 68% of Vietnamese Insist on Driving Themselves Home After Drinking Sessions (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Mon, 07 Oct 2019 04:48:03 GMT Major Anti-Flood Upgrade of Nguyen Huu Canh Begins on October 5, Lasting 14 Months,-lasting-14-months (Saigoneer. Photo by Michael Tatarski.) Sun, 06 Oct 2019 04:53:16 GMT,-lasting-14-months Through Vietnam's Stories of Coffee and Rice, a Trio Finds Where Art and History Meet,-a-trio-finds-where-art-and-history-meet (Thi Nguyen. Top photo courtesy of Art Labor.) Sat, 01 May 2021 05:10:28 GMT,-a-trio-finds-where-art-and-history-meet Vietnam Launches New Homegrown Digital Map, Database Project 'Vmap',-database-project-vmap (Saigoneer.) Fri, 04 Oct 2019 06:02:34 GMT,-database-project-vmap With Steady Increase in Healthcare Seekers, Saigon Embraces Medical Tourism,-saigon-embraces-medical-tourism (Saigoneer.) Thu, 03 Oct 2019 11:00:11 GMT,-saigon-embraces-medical-tourism Saigon Adds 16 Old Villas in District 1, 3 to List to Be Preserved,-3-to-list-to-be-preserved (Saigoneer.) Thu, 03 Oct 2019 04:49:38 GMT,-3-to-list-to-be-preserved As Percentage of People Over 60 Hits 11.9%, Vietnam Prepares for Aging Society,-vietnam-prepares-for-aging-society (Saigoneer. Photo by Sebastia Galbany.) Wed, 02 Oct 2019 08:49:46 GMT,-vietnam-prepares-for-aging-society Saigon Welcomes 6.2m International Tourists in First 9 Months of 2019 (Saigoneer. Photo by Shing Chan.) Wed, 02 Oct 2019 05:18:37 GMT [Video] Le Cat Trong Ly's New Music Video, a Career First, Is a Love Letter to Africa,-a-career-first,-is-a-love-letter-to-africa (Saigoneer.) Tue, 01 Oct 2019 09:11:24 GMT,-a-career-first,-is-a-love-letter-to-africa Severe Flooding Drowns Can Tho as Tides Reach Highest Levels in 30 Years (Saigoneer.) Tue, 01 Oct 2019 07:15:41 GMT Tran Huu Trang Theater Stages Free Shows to Draw Audience to Cải Lươngải-lương (Saigoneer.) Mon, 30 Sep 2019 11:50:26 GMTải-lương Vietnam Proposes Heavier Fines for Sexual Harassment. Some Think It's Not Enough. (Saigoneer.) Mon, 30 Sep 2019 11:51:50 GMT Krong No Volcanic Cave System Nominated for UNESCO Global Geopark Status (Saigoneer.) Mon, 30 Sep 2019 11:55:48 GMT Grab Accounts for 73% of Ride-Share Trips in First Half of 2019: Report (Saigoneer.) Sat, 28 Sep 2019 04:35:41 GMT Hẻm Gems: Khoai Bistro Serves up a Mother Lode of Ribs and Breakfast Skillet (Khoi Pham. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Sat, 28 Sep 2019 05:03:44 GMT Vietnam Sees Over 300,000 Abortion Cases Annually, Health Ministry Says,000-abortion-cases-annually,-health-ministry-says (Saigoneer.) Thu, 26 Sep 2019 09:25:53 GMT,000-abortion-cases-annually,-health-ministry-says [Photos] The Vietnamese Origami Master Turning Paper Into Lively Artwork (Saigoneer.) Wed, 01 Jul 2020 09:39:57 GMT Singapore to Demolish Sentosa's Merlion to Make Room for New Development (Saigoneer.) Wed, 25 Sep 2019 07:40:11 GMT Ninh Binh to Remove ‘Kong: Skull Island’ Film Set From Heritage Site‘kong-skull-island’-film-set-from-heritage-site (Saigoneer.) Wed, 25 Sep 2019 04:09:56 GMT‘kong-skull-island’-film-set-from-heritage-site Is Saigon's Haze the Result of Forest Fires in Indonesia? (Saigoneer. Top photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 24 Sep 2019 10:18:26 GMT Vietnam Has 31 New 'Library Buses' to Bring Books to Remote Regions (Saigoneer.) Tue, 24 Sep 2019 03:43:57 GMT HCMC Becomes First Locality in Vietnam to Run 5G Trial Program (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Mon, 23 Sep 2019 05:46:05 GMT Hẻm Gems: A Japanese-American Time-Warp on Binh Thanh’s Backstreetsẻm-gems-a-japanese-american-time-warp,-on-binh-thanh’s-backstreets (Pavan Shamdasani. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 02 Mar 2021 12:36:13 GMTẻm-gems-a-japanese-american-time-warp,-on-binh-thanh’s-backstreets Saigon Seeks Foreign Expertise to Preserve Dinh Thuong Tho After Public Backlash (Saigoneer.) Fri, 20 Sep 2019 04:48:19 GMT Netflix Will Be Removed From Smart TVs in Vietnam Over License, Tax Issues,-tax-issues (Saigoneer.) Thu, 19 Sep 2019 06:21:59 GMT,-tax-issues Saigon Tightens Regulation of School Buses After Hanoi Student Dies of Neglect (Saigoneer.) Wed, 18 Sep 2019 09:03:37 GMT [Video] The Colorful Exuberance of Saigon's VietPride Parade 2019 (Saigoneer. Photo by Michael Tatarski.) Tue, 22 Dec 2020 08:01:01 GMT Netizens Call for Boycott of 'Racist' Hoi An Cafe for Refusing to Serve Vietnamese (Saigoneer.) Wed, 18 Sep 2019 05:20:11 GMT [Video] Saigon's Silly Little Moments as Seen Through a Tilt-Shift Video Feature (Saigoneer.) Thu, 13 Aug 2020 05:13:46 GMT Binh Dinh Wants a Giant Relief of Lac Long Quan, Au Co On a Mountain,-au-co-on-a-mountain (Saigoneer.) Tue, 17 Sep 2019 05:15:20 GMT,-au-co-on-a-mountain Saigon Food Safety Authority Urges Residents to Stop Eating Dog Meat (Saigoneer.) Mon, 16 Sep 2019 12:56:34 GMT New Draft Decree Requires Alcohol Ads to Include Health Warnings (Saigoneer.) Fri, 25 Oct 2019 05:01:10 GMT A Brief Primer of Asia's Mid-Autumn Mythology in 3 Folk Tales (Khôi Phạm.) Thu, 17 Sep 2020 07:00:17 GMT Work Hazards Remain Rife Amid Poor Employee, Business Awareness,-business-awareness (Saigoneer.) Sun, 15 Sep 2019 09:04:57 GMT,-business-awareness [Video] Louis Vuitton Seeks Vietnam's Help to Sell Bags in New Campaign (Saigoneer.) Fri, 13 Sep 2019 08:25:28 GMT Vietnamese Cyclist Nguyen Thi That Wins 118km Race in France (Saigoneer.) Thu, 12 Sep 2019 09:08:59 GMT Current Public Transport Satisfies Less Than 10% of Saigon's Mobility Demand (Saigoneer. Photo by Michael Tatarski.) Mon, 11 Nov 2019 01:44:23 GMT How Photos of a Remote School Went Viral, and the Happy Ending That Followed,-and-the-happy-ending-that-followed (Saigoneer.) Thu, 12 Sep 2019 09:24:00 GMT,-and-the-happy-ending-that-followed FLC Group Receives Approval to Build $165m University in Quang Ninh$165m-university-in-quang-ninh (Saigoneer.) Wed, 11 Sep 2019 08:39:02 GMT$165m-university-in-quang-ninh Nguyen Van Thong, Who Captured Thich Quang Duc’s Self-Immolation, Dies at 94,-who-captured-thich-quang-duc’s-self-immolation,-dies-at-94 (Saigoneer.) Wed, 11 Sep 2019 04:27:22 GMT,-who-captured-thich-quang-duc’s-self-immolation,-dies-at-94 KFC Malaysia Launches Fashion Collection for Fried Chicken Fans (Saigoneer.) Tue, 10 Sep 2019 09:38:54 GMT [Photos] The Childhood of Con Dao's Baby Turtles Caught on Film (Hoan Phan. Photos by Hoan Phan.) Thu, 26 Mar 2020 04:39:45 GMT Vietnam's New Solar Farm, Southeast Asia's Largest, Opens in Tay Ninh,-southeast-asia-s-largest,-opens-in-tay-ninh (Saigoneer.) Tue, 10 Sep 2019 03:45:16 GMT,-southeast-asia-s-largest,-opens-in-tay-ninh The Mekong Delta Is Only 0.8m Above Sea Level, New Data Shows,-new-data-shows (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 09 Sep 2019 08:53:38 GMT,-new-data-shows Street Photographer Group to Host Saigon Photo Exhibition (Michael Tatarski. Top photo by Juan Carlos Duran Solorzano.) Mon, 09 Sep 2019 06:09:11 GMT Italian Tourists Evicted From Son Tra for Disturbing Langurs With Flash Photography (Saigoneer.) Mon, 09 Sep 2019 04:32:51 GMT Hẻm Gems: The Unbearable Lightness of Eating Bò Lá Lốt Aloneẻm-gems-the-unbearable-lightness-of-eating-bò-lá-lốt-alone (Khoi Pham. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 10 Jun 2021 07:42:40 GMTẻm-gems-the-unbearable-lightness-of-eating-bò-lá-lốt-alone The Harrowing History of Vietnam's Rubber Plantations (Paul Christiansen. Illustrations by Hannah Hoang.) Thu, 05 Nov 2020 07:43:48 GMT Saigon Jumps 9 Places to 47th in Global Safe Cities Index (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 06 Sep 2019 07:08:07 GMT Data of 50m Vietnamese Facebook Accounts Leaked Online (Saigoneer.) Fri, 06 Sep 2019 05:00:51 GMT Vietnam Airlines Receives Approval to Fly to Multiple US, Canadian Cities,-canadian-cities (Saigoneer.) Thu, 05 Sep 2019 04:52:25 GMT,-canadian-cities [Illustrations] Masashi Shimakawa Draws Snippets of Everyday Japanese Life In Colorful Complexion (Saigoneer.) Thu, 05 Sep 2019 04:13:39 GMT Saigon's First Two Metro Lines Delayed Again (Saigoneer. Top photo by Michael Tatarski.) Tue, 29 Oct 2019 06:58:46 GMT African Swine Fever Has Infected All 63 Provinces and Cities in Vietnam (Saigoneer.) Wed, 04 Sep 2019 08:51:33 GMT The Wholesome Encounter Between Kacey Musgraves and a Vietnamese-Run Vintage Photo Lab (Saigoneer) Thu, 26 Sep 2019 03:58:49 GMT Holiday Stories Roundup: Group Wedding, Bui Vien Brawl and Asanzo,-bui-vien-brawl-and-asanzo (Saigoneer. Photo by Lee Starnes.) Tue, 03 Sep 2019 02:03:44 GMT,-bui-vien-brawl-and-asanzo New Cat Lai Bridge Project Linking Saigon-Dong Nai Recently Approved (Saigoneer.) Sun, 01 Sep 2019 02:36:07 GMT Amazon Is in Vietnam, but Not to Sell Products. Not in the Next 5 Years.,-but-not-to-sell-products-not-in-the-next-5-years (Saigoneer) Sat, 31 Aug 2019 04:24:50 GMT,-but-not-to-sell-products-not-in-the-next-5-years How Vietnamese Runners Are Taking on 70km-Long Mountain Trails, and Winning,-and-winning (Tim Bishop. Top photo courtesy of Topas.) Sat, 31 Aug 2019 04:03:32 GMT,-and-winning Heavy Rain Expected Across Vietnam Over Holiday Weekend as Storm Podul Weakens (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 30 Aug 2019 06:24:51 GMT VietJet to Start Flying From Da Nang to Taipei in December (Saigoneer.) Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:35:40 GMT Grab to Invest $500m to Expand Operations in Vietnam$500m-to-expand-operations-in-vietnam (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Wed, 28 Aug 2019 07:50:55 GMT$500m-to-expand-operations-in-vietnam Vietnam's Startup Scene Goes From Regional Laggard to Leader (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Wed, 28 Aug 2019 08:40:53 GMT HCMC Cancels Parking Area Project Beneath Le Van Tam Park (Saigoneer.) Wed, 28 Aug 2019 04:14:35 GMT Vietnam Beats Thailand 1-0 to Win AFF Women's Championship 2019 (Saigoneer.) Wed, 28 Aug 2019 04:12:56 GMT [Photos] Tinker Tailor Painter Bike: The Quiet Life of Saigon's Older Residents (Saigoneer. Photos by Hoang Trung Hieu.) Wed, 20 Nov 2019 09:30:58 GMT Hon Cau Marine Reserve Seeks Funding to Build Sea Turtle Conservation Facility (Saigoneer.) Tue, 27 Aug 2019 04:36:37 GMT Nguyen Huu Linh Sentenced to 1.5 Years for Touching Minor in Saigon Elevator (Saigoneer.) Mon, 26 Aug 2019 07:35:05 GMT [Video] The Classic Tale of Mid-Autumn Retold Through Dazzling Visuals (Saigoneer.) Sun, 25 Aug 2019 09:39:16 GMT Online Ticketing Company TicketBox Acquired by E-Commerce Firm Tiki (Saigoneer.) Sat, 24 Aug 2019 03:51:06 GMT Hẻm Gems: Tasty Char Kway Teow and Sisig Where You Least Expect Itẻm-gems-tasty-char-kway-teow-and-sisig-where-you-least-expect-it (Mervin Lee. Photos by Mervin Lee.) Fri, 23 Aug 2019 08:06:09 GMTẻm-gems-tasty-char-kway-teow-and-sisig-where-you-least-expect-it Vietnam Railways Requests $107m to Build Protective Barriers Along Tracks$107m-to-build-protective-barriers-along-tracks (Saigoneer.) Fri, 23 Aug 2019 05:39:22 GMT$107m-to-build-protective-barriers-along-tracks Vietnam Bans Old MacBooks With Defective Batteries on Planes (Saigoneer.) Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:41:06 GMT Surprise! A New Homemade Social Media Platform in Vietnam Is Called 'Lotus' (Saigoneer.) Thu, 22 Aug 2019 05:25:54 GMT Son Tra's Monkeys Are Getting Sick. The Culprit? Junk Food From Tourists. (Saigoneer) Wed, 21 Aug 2019 09:08:18 GMT Quang Binh Forest Rangers Quit En Masse Due to Low Wages, Slow Pay,-slow-pay (Saigoneer.) Wed, 21 Aug 2019 04:48:50 GMT,-slow-pay US Pledges $50m for Agent Orange Victims in 7 Provinces$50m-for-agent-orange-victims-in-7-provinces (Saigoneer.) Tue, 20 Aug 2019 09:59:40 GMT$50m-for-agent-orange-victims-in-7-provinces [Illustrations] An Illustrated Alphabet of Vietnam's Tropical Fruits (Khoi Pham. Illustrations courtesy of Turtle Phuong.) Sun, 22 Mar 2020 04:11:39 GMT Vietnam Wins Silver Medal in Tank Contest at International Army Games in Russia (Saigoneer.) Tue, 20 Aug 2019 07:58:25 GMT Vietnam Might Fail to Meet Goal of 18m Foreign Visitors in 2019 Due to Slow Growth (Saigoneer.) Mon, 19 Aug 2019 08:46:47 GMT Truck Drivers, Deprived of Rest Stations, Turn Highway Shoulder Into Napping Spot,-deprived-of-rest-stations,-turn-highway-shoulder-into-napping-spot (Saigoneer.) Mon, 19 Aug 2019 09:20:26 GMT,-deprived-of-rest-stations,-turn-highway-shoulder-into-napping-spot Floods in Central Highlands, Phu Quoc Cause $43m in Damage,-phu-quoc-cause-$43m-in-damage (Saigoneer.) Sun, 18 Aug 2019 05:06:19 GMT,-phu-quoc-cause-$43m-in-damage Vietnam Tightens Domestic Goods Regulations to Appease US Tariff Concerns (Saigoneer.) Sun, 18 Aug 2019 04:38:53 GMT Historic British Embassy Building in Bangkok Demolished for Shopping Mall (Saigoneer.) Fri, 16 Aug 2019 07:32:10 GMT Hẻm Gems: A Delicious Journey on the Caribbean Clipper at Jamaica Jamaicaẻm-gems-a-delicious-journey-on-the-caribbean-clipper-at-jamaica-jamaica (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 16 Aug 2019 06:25:31 GMTẻm-gems-a-delicious-journey-on-the-caribbean-clipper-at-jamaica-jamaica Bamboo Airways Receives Nod to Expand Fleet Despite Financial Loss (Saigoneer.) Fri, 16 Aug 2019 05:31:17 GMT Coracle Music Festival Returns to Ho Tram for Second Edition (Saigoneer. Photos courtesy of Coracle Music Festival.) Thu, 15 Aug 2019 07:09:51 GMT Girls and Boys in Vietnam Are Equally Vulnerable to Trafficking, Study Shows,-study-shows (Saigoneer.) Thu, 15 Aug 2019 08:17:43 GMT,-study-shows Landfill Spills 'River' of Garbage on Da Lat Farms After Heavy Rain (Saigoneer.) Thu, 15 Aug 2019 04:55:00 GMT Vietnam Has Returned Over 500 Containers of Scrap Waste so Far This Year (Saigoneer.) Thu, 31 Oct 2019 05:39:35 GMT VNA to Provide In-Flight WiFi Service Later This Year (Saigoneer.) Wed, 14 Aug 2019 04:13:32 GMT 'Amazing Race Vietnam' Apologizes for Challenge Harming Coral Reef (Saigoneer.) Tue, 13 Aug 2019 11:12:43 GMT Singapore Will Ban Domestic Ivory Trading From September 2021 (Saigoneer.) Tue, 13 Aug 2019 09:30:29 GMT Saigon Mulls Establishing Public Bicycle Project in District 1 (Saigoneer.) Tue, 13 Aug 2019 04:36:34 GMT Con Dao's Sea Turtle 'Nursery' Wraps up Another Successful Hatching Season (Saigoneer.) Mon, 12 Aug 2019 07:08:03 GMT Hẻm Gems: At Sara Ethiopian, a Chicken Stew for the Soulẻm-gems-at-sara-ethiopian,-a-chicken-stew-for-the-soul (Khoi Pham. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 25 Mar 2021 02:57:08 GMTẻm-gems-at-sara-ethiopian,-a-chicken-stew-for-the-soul VNA Gifts Round-Trip Tickets to Japanese Tourist Swindled by Xích Lô Driverích-lô-driver (Saigoneer.) Fri, 09 Aug 2019 06:34:50 GMTích-lô-driver Vietnam's Elderly Population Will Double by 2035, Reach 32m by 2050,-reach-32m-by-2050 (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 22 Jul 2020 05:34:41 GMT,-reach-32m-by-2050 [Video] Waterfall and Indoor Gardens: Inside Long Thanh Airport's Terminal 1 (Saigoneer.) Thu, 08 Aug 2019 08:42:34 GMT Mobile World Launches New Affordable Phone Chain Called ‘Super Cheap Phones’‘super-cheap-phones’ (Saigoneer.) Wed, 07 Aug 2019 11:22:21 GMT‘super-cheap-phones’ After 3 Days of Rain, Historic Flooding Disrupts Life in Phu Quoc,-historic-flooding-disrupts-life-in-phu-quoc (Saigoneer.) Wed, 07 Aug 2019 05:16:16 GMT,-historic-flooding-disrupts-life-in-phu-quoc [Photos] Here's the Winning Entry of Saigon's September 23 Park Design Contest (Saigoneer. Images courtesy of LAVA.) Wed, 07 Aug 2019 10:36:58 GMT Vietnam's Car Imports Triple Compared to First 8 Months of 2018 (Saigoneer.) Tue, 06 Aug 2019 08:31:24 GMT Saigon to Tighten Traffic Law Enforcement on Foreign Drivers From August (Saigoneer.) Tue, 06 Aug 2019 04:02:09 GMT Vandalized by Loan Sharks, Pho Hoa Pasteur Announces Temporary Closure,-pho-hoa-pasteur-announces-temporary-closure (Saigoneer.) Mon, 05 Aug 2019 09:01:18 GMT,-pho-hoa-pasteur-announces-temporary-closure Da Nang Signs Partnership With Facebook to Improve Disaster Response, Warning,-warning (Saigoneer.) Mon, 05 Aug 2019 04:48:49 GMT,-warning Hẻm Gems: An Ancient Chinese Meat Sandwich, 3,000km Away From Homeẻm-gems-an-ancient-chinese-meat-sandwich,-3,000km-away-from-home (Mervin Lee. Photos by Mervin Lee.) Sat, 18 Apr 2020 03:40:22 GMTẻm-gems-an-ancient-chinese-meat-sandwich,-3,000km-away-from-home Drunk Man Fined VND10m for Groping Female Passenger, Attendant on VNA Flight,-attendant-on-vna-flight (Saigoneer.) Fri, 02 Aug 2019 03:11:46 GMT,-attendant-on-vna-flight HCMC Approves Project to Reduce Congestion at Nguyen Van Linh-Nguyen Huu Tho Crossroad (Saigoneer.) Thu, 01 Aug 2019 07:54:08 GMT Toddler Hospitalized with Poisoning After Parents Fed Him Rhino Horn Powder (Saigoneer.) Thu, 01 Aug 2019 08:45:44 GMT Bronze Cannon Discovered in Da Nang Is of Dutch Origin, Researchers Say,-researchers-say (Saigoneer.) Thu, 01 Aug 2019 05:01:43 GMT,-researchers-say The Transformation of Saigon Through the Eyes of Ride-Hailing App Drivers (Andrew Stafford. Photos by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 01 Aug 2019 14:12:04 GMT [Photos] Rare 20th-Century Dong Ho Paintings Depict a Society in Flux (Saigoneer.) Wed, 31 Jul 2019 05:14:35 GMT Saigon to Remove Single-Use Plastic Items in Government Agencies (Saigoneer. Photo by Brian Letwin.) Tue, 05 Nov 2019 08:54:47 GMT Nat Geo Names 2 Pagodas in Vietnam Among World's 20 Most Beautiful Temples (Saigoneer. Top photo by Raffie Malec.) Tue, 30 Jul 2019 11:47:24 GMT Bangkok Imposes Heavier Fine on Motorbikes Driving on Sidewalk (Saigoneer.) Tue, 30 Jul 2019 04:50:45 GMT In Taiwan, a Vietnamese Baker Creates Bánh Mì Thịt From Scratch,-a-vietnamese-baker-creates-bánh-mì-thịt-from-scratch (Mervin Lee. Photos by Mervin Lee.) Thu, 18 Jun 2020 04:00:08 GMT,-a-vietnamese-baker-creates-bánh-mì-thịt-from-scratch Vietstar Airlines Granted License to Operate Private Jets in Vietnam (Saigoneer.) Mon, 29 Jul 2019 05:49:02 GMT From August, Ha Long Will Ban Plastic Bottles, Bags on Tour Boats,-ha-long-will-ban-plastic-bottles,-bags-on-tour-boats (Saigoneer.) Sun, 28 Jul 2019 03:26:30 GMT,-ha-long-will-ban-plastic-bottles,-bags-on-tour-boats Low Rainfall, Hydropower Dams Lead to Record-Low Mekong River Levels,-hydropower-dams-lead-to-record-low-mekong-river-levels (Saigoneer.) Sun, 28 Jul 2019 03:32:39 GMT,-hydropower-dams-lead-to-record-low-mekong-river-levels Sun, Sand and Scary Beasts on Malaysia's Perhentian Islands,-sand-and-scary-beasts-on-malaysia-s-perhentian-islands (Beck Piper. Photos by Beck Piper.) Sat, 27 Jul 2019 16:14:53 GMT,-sand-and-scary-beasts-on-malaysia-s-perhentian-islands Saigoneer's Weekend Event Picks (Saigoneer.) Fri, 26 Jul 2019 09:46:53 GMT As Vietnam Gets Wealthier, Economic Inequality Also Gets Worse,-economic-inequality-also-gets-worse (Saigoneer. Photo by Chris Humphrey.) Fri, 26 Jul 2019 07:45:55 GMT,-economic-inequality-also-gets-worse Hẻm Gems: Hiding From Influencers in an Old-School Saigon Cafeẻm-gems-hiding-from-influencers-in-an-old-school-saigon-cafe (Nhu Vo. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 05 Feb 2020 09:12:39 GMTẻm-gems-hiding-from-influencers-in-an-old-school-saigon-cafe What’s Inside Gapo, Yet Another Made-In-Vietnam Social Network’s-inside-gapo,-yet-another-made-in-vietnam-social-network (Saigoneer.) Thu, 25 Jul 2019 08:31:05 GMT’s-inside-gapo,-yet-another-made-in-vietnam-social-network 'Reinvent Saigon' Asks Visitors to Reimagine the City and Themselves (Michael Tatarski. Photos provided by Reinvent Saigon.) Thu, 25 Jul 2019 05:40:36 GMT Saigon Prepares Public Ferry Route From Can Gio to Vung Tau (Saigoneer.) Thu, 25 Jul 2019 04:38:17 GMT To Bring Nature Into the Spotlight, an Architecture and Urbanism Festival Looks to Binh Quoi,-an-art-festival-looks-to-binh-quoi (Kate Tipler. Photos by Kate Tipler.) Sun, 28 Jul 2019 03:17:01 GMT,-an-art-festival-looks-to-binh-quoi Japan Detains Vietnamese Student for Smuggling 360 Hột Vịt Lộn, 10kg Nem Chuaột-vịt-lộn,-10kg-nem-chua (Saigoneer.) Wed, 24 Jul 2019 08:53:02 GMTột-vịt-lộn,-10kg-nem-chua Vietnam Hopes to Develop African Swine Fever Vaccine in 2 Years (Saigoneer.) Wed, 24 Jul 2019 04:51:30 GMT Two Doctors From Vietnam Among 100 Top Asian Scientists in 2019 (Saigoneer.) Tue, 23 Jul 2019 09:15:04 GMT Go-Viet Ups Daily Bonus, but Makes It Harder to Get. Drivers Go on Strike.,-but-makes-it-harder-to-get-drivers-go-on-strike (Saigoneer.) Tue, 23 Jul 2019 04:25:53 GMT,-but-makes-it-harder-to-get-drivers-go-on-strike Vietnam's Obesity Rates Increased the Fastest in Southeast Asia in 5 Years (Saigoneer.) Mon, 22 Jul 2019 08:09:03 GMT Ancient Kinh Vietnamese Might Hail From Africa Instead of China, Genome Project Shows,-genome-project-shows (Saigoneer.) Mon, 22 Jul 2019 06:20:22 GMT,-genome-project-shows Fahasa to Drop Plastic Bags, Use Paper Wrappings Next Month,-use-paper-wrappings-next-month (Saigoneer.) Mon, 22 Jul 2019 04:13:23 GMT,-use-paper-wrappings-next-month Vietnamese Version of Michelle Obama’s Memoir Released in Vietnam’s-memoir-released-in-vietnam (Saigoneer.) Sun, 21 Jul 2019 04:44:39 GMT’s-memoir-released-in-vietnam Hẻm Gems: The Greasy Extravaganza of Deep-Fried Bột Chiên and Eggẻm-gems-the-greasy-extravaganza-of-deep-fried-bột-chiên-and-egg (Anh Nguyen. Photos by Alberto Prieto) Mon, 04 May 2020 04:52:13 GMTẻm-gems-the-greasy-extravaganza-of-deep-fried-bột-chiên-and-egg Vietnam Suffers Most Offline Cyberattacks in Southeast Asia This Year (Saigoneer.) Fri, 19 Jul 2019 08:04:22 GMT Airports Corporation Completes Feasibility Study for Long Thanh Airport (Saigoneer.) Thu, 18 Jul 2019 07:32:42 GMT [Illustrations] The Illusory, Colorful Retro Japan of Kyoko Nakamura,-colorful-retro-japan-of-kyoko-nakamura (Saigoneer.) Thu, 18 Jul 2019 07:28:28 GMT,-colorful-retro-japan-of-kyoko-nakamura In New Proposal, Saigon Wants to Impose Fee on Cars Entering Downtown,-saigon-wants-to-impose-fee-on-cars-entering-downtown (Saigoneer.) Thu, 18 Jul 2019 06:17:31 GMT,-saigon-wants-to-impose-fee-on-cars-entering-downtown After Heatwaves and Wildfires, Central Vietnam Faces Historic Saltwater Intrusion,-central-vietnam-faces-historic-saltwater-intrusion (Saigoneer.) Wed, 17 Jul 2019 09:23:50 GMT,-central-vietnam-faces-historic-saltwater-intrusion [Video] Watch the Cheeky Anti-Plastic PSA That's Taking Vietnam's Cybersphere by Storm (Saigoneer.) Wed, 17 Jul 2019 08:23:02 GMT From 2020, Vietnam to Increase Regional Minimum Wage by 5.5%,-vietnam-increase-regional-minimum-wage-by-5-5 (Saigoneer.) Wed, 17 Jul 2019 03:58:59 GMT,-vietnam-increase-regional-minimum-wage-by-5-5 Saigon's Urban Green Coverage Is Poor, but Little Is Done to Speed up Park Projects,-but-little-is-done-to-speed-up-park-projects (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 16 Jul 2019 03:56:54 GMT,-but-little-is-done-to-speed-up-park-projects Vietnam's Economic Growth Predicted to Reach 7% in 2019 (Saigoneer.) Mon, 15 Jul 2019 09:38:21 GMT [Video] Sidewalk Barbers: The Very Saigon Comfort of Getting a Haircut on the Street (Anh Nguyen. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 23 Jul 2020 06:16:44 GMT Over 77% of Foreign Tourists in Vietnam Are From Asia, Statistics Office Says,-statistics-office-says (Saigoneer.) Mon, 15 Jul 2019 04:55:16 GMT,-statistics-office-says At 96.2m Citizens, Vietnam Is the World's 15th-Most Populated Country,-vietnam-is-the-world-s-15th-most-populated-country (Saigoneer.) Sun, 14 Jul 2019 03:25:11 GMT,-vietnam-is-the-world-s-15th-most-populated-country Hẻm Gems: It's a Pagoda, It's a Restaurant, It's Superb Vegetarian Foodẻm-gems-it-s-a-pagoda,-it-s-a-restaurant,-it-s-superb-vegetarian-food (James Drinkwater. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 08 Oct 2020 04:39:55 GMTẻm-gems-it-s-a-pagoda,-it-s-a-restaurant,-it-s-superb-vegetarian-food Vietnam Is the First Country to Get Tinder Lite in the Next Few Weeks (Saigoneer.) Fri, 12 Jul 2019 04:45:01 GMT New Proposal Wants to Reduce Speed of High-Speed Train to Save $33bn$33bn (Saigoneer.) Thu, 11 Jul 2019 08:30:13 GMT$33bn Vingroup Establishes New Airline Vinpearl Air, Aviation Training Centers,-aviation-training-centers (Saigoneer.) Thu, 11 Jul 2019 04:25:02 GMT,-aviation-training-centers [Illustrations] The Beauty of Saigon Street Carts Through the Eye of Its Beholder (Saigoneer.) Mon, 03 May 2021 04:47:12 GMT Nintendo to Shift Part of Switch Production From China to Vietnam (Saigoneer.) Wed, 10 Jul 2019 08:51:35 GMT New Study Reveals 29% of Primary School Students in Vietnam Are Overweight (Saigoneer.) Wed, 10 Jul 2019 03:34:42 GMT South Korean Man Arrested After Clip Showing Beating of Vietnamese Wife Goes Viral (Saigoneer.) Tue, 09 Jul 2019 08:34:19 GMT Inside 'Summer Rolls,' the First British-Vietnamese Play in the UK,-the-first-british-vietnamese-play-in-the-uk (Saigoneer.) Tue, 09 Jul 2019 08:14:33 GMT,-the-first-british-vietnamese-play-in-the-uk Vietnam Airlines Increases Carry-On Weight Limit From 7kg to 12kg (Saigoneer.) Tue, 09 Jul 2019 03:54:15 GMT Vietnam Among Top 10 Best Countries for Expats: HSBC Report (Saigoneer.) Mon, 08 Jul 2019 15:29:34 GMT [Video] Disney Releases Adorable Short Set in Thailand's Floating Markets (Saigoneer.) Mon, 08 Jul 2019 04:55:21 GMT Da Nang Is the Most Popular Destination for Vietnamese Tourists This Summer,-report-says (Saigoneer.) Mon, 08 Jul 2019 05:13:48 GMT,-report-says Hẻm Gems: For the Love of Hanoian Snacks and Streetside Iced Teaẻm-gems-for-the-love-of-hanoian-snacks-and-streetside-iced-tea (Khoi Pham. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 05 Jul 2019 08:00:27 GMTẻm-gems-for-the-love-of-hanoian-snacks-and-streetside-iced-tea HCMC Struggles With Teacher Shortage as New School Year Approaches (Saigoneer.) Fri, 05 Jul 2019 10:38:57 GMT [Illustrations] A Calendar Features Famous Phantoms in Vietnamese Folklore (Saigoneer.) Fri, 12 Jul 2019 07:15:38 GMT Airport Authority Proposes $500m Upgrade for Con Dao Airport$500m-upgrade-for-con-dao-airport (Saigoneer.) Thu, 04 Jul 2019 08:12:45 GMT$500m-upgrade-for-con-dao-airport US Imposes Heavy Tariffs on Steel From Vietnam of South Korea, Taiwan Origins,-taiwan-origins (Saigoneer.) Thu, 04 Jul 2019 04:28:40 GMT,-taiwan-origins Yok Don National Park Welcomes 2 Elephants Freed From Tourist Rides (Saigoneer.) Wed, 03 Jul 2019 12:27:23 GMT VietJet Announces New Direct Flights From Saigon, Da Nang to Tokyo,-da-nang-to-tokyo (Saigoneer.) Wed, 03 Jul 2019 04:48:58 GMT,-da-nang-to-tokyo [Video] Worlds Collide in New Son Tung M-TP Single Featuring Snoop Dogg (Saigoneer.) Wed, 03 Jul 2019 07:42:08 GMT Vietnam, EU Ink Historic Trade Deal That Reduces 99% of Bilateral Tariffs,-eu-ink-historic-trade-deal-that-reduces-99-of-bilateral-tariffs (Saigoneer.) Tue, 02 Jul 2019 10:44:59 GMT,-eu-ink-historic-trade-deal-that-reduces-99-of-bilateral-tariffs Coca-Cola Removes Slogan Deemed 'Vulgar' by Culture Department (Saigoneer.) Tue, 02 Jul 2019 05:07:44 GMT Pork Shortage Caused by African Swine Fever Might Last Until 2020 (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Mon, 01 Jul 2019 08:10:24 GMT As Hot Weather Grills Central Vietnam, Multiple Wildfires Ravage Ha Tinh,-multiple-wildfires-ravage-ha-tinh (Saigoneer.) Mon, 01 Jul 2019 06:45:34 GMT,-multiple-wildfires-ravage-ha-tinh [Photos] The 1970s Girl Gangs That Inspired Japanese Pop Culture and Fashion Rebels (Saigoneer.) Sat, 29 Jun 2019 16:27:36 GMT Vietnamese Passport Strength Improves Slightly to 73rd of 94 (Saigoneer.) Sat, 29 Jun 2019 04:37:16 GMT Vietnam Loves Drinking Beer. What About Cooking With It? (Paul Christiansen. Photos by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 28 Jun 2019 08:30:08 GMT 5 Men Jailed for Killing Endangered Primates in Nghe An National Park (Saigoneer.) Fri, 28 Jun 2019 04:15:47 GMT [Photos] A Glossy Design Project Seeks to Make History an Intriguing Subject (Saigoneer.) Thu, 27 Jun 2019 07:46:28 GMT New Data Shows Fansipan Is 4.3m Higher Than Previously Recorded (Saigoneer.) Thu, 27 Jun 2019 05:05:33 GMT Da Nang Will Pilot a Public Bicycle-Sharing Program to Reduce Traffic (Saigoneer.) Wed, 26 Jun 2019 08:17:23 GMT [Photos] The Ghostliness That Inspired the Fine Arts Museum's Haunting Rumors (Paul Christiansen. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:53:42 GMT 7-Eleven Japan to Replace Plastic Onigiri Wrapping With Bioplastic Version (Saigoneer.) Wed, 26 Jun 2019 05:01:16 GMT [Video] Hoang Thuy Linh's 'Vo Chong A Phu' Video Is a Popping Literature Party (Saigoneer.) Tue, 25 Jun 2019 10:27:48 GMT Saigon Earmarks $7m for Measures to Thwart Illegal Sand Mining$7m-for-measures-to-thwart-illegal-sand-mining (Saigoneer.) Tue, 25 Jun 2019 09:48:08 GMT$7m-for-measures-to-thwart-illegal-sand-mining ASEAN Countries Confirm Bid to Co-Host FIFA World Cup 2034 (Saigoneer.) Tue, 25 Jun 2019 04:20:27 GMT In Malaysia, If You Want Fresh Seafood, Join a Facebook Livestream Auction,-if-you-want-fresh-seafood,-join-a-facebook-livestream-auction (Saigoneer.) Thu, 27 Jun 2019 05:14:13 GMT,-if-you-want-fresh-seafood,-join-a-facebook-livestream-auction [Video] In Remembrance of a Green Ton Duc Thang Past (Saigoneer.) Thu, 20 Aug 2020 03:19:28 GMT How a Vietnamese Fishing Boat Saved 22 Filipino Victims From a Shipwreck (Saigoneer.) Mon, 24 Jun 2019 05:24:58 GMT The Discomforting Poetry of Vietnamese Cursed Image (Khoi Pham. Graphic by Hannah Hoang.) Sat, 22 Jun 2019 08:13:55 GMT 246 Illegal Vietnamese Workers Arrested in Taiwan (Saigoneer.) Fri, 22 Nov 2019 04:45:00 GMT Hẻm Gems: A Direct Flight to Taiwan Through Your Taste Budsẻm-gems-a-trip-to-taiwan (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Sat, 11 Apr 2020 03:18:52 GMTẻm-gems-a-trip-to-taiwan Experts Warn Against Building Hydropower Plants On Red River (Saigoneer. Top photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 20 Jun 2019 06:51:46 GMT Vietnam Officials Find No Competition Violations in Grab-Uber Deal (Saigoneer. Top photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 20 Jun 2019 04:07:57 GMT With Vietnam's Thriving Air Travel Comes Severe Pilot Shortage (Saigoneer.) Wed, 19 Jun 2019 08:06:27 GMT Meet the Nguyen Hue Security Guard Who Fixes Bikes for Free (Saigoneer.) Wed, 19 Jun 2019 08:27:05 GMT Da Nang to Get 2 New Centers for Transplant, Stem Cell Therapy, Neurosurgery,-stem-cell-therapy-and-neurosurgery (Saigoneer.) Wed, 19 Jun 2019 06:45:03 GMT,-stem-cell-therapy-and-neurosurgery Saigon Is Sinking Fast Due to Too Much Groundwater Extraction, Experts Say,-experts-say (Saigoneer.) Tue, 22 Oct 2019 07:30:06 GMT,-experts-say [Photos] Tractors and Cabbages: A Different Da Lat Away From Urban Chaos (Nguyen Hoang Ky Anh. Translated by Khoi Pham. Photos by Nguyen Hoang Ky Anh.) Thu, 07 May 2020 04:50:56 GMT Saigon BMW Driver Sentenced to 3.5 Years in Jail for Fatal DUI Crash (Saigoneer.) Tue, 18 Jun 2019 04:51:10 GMT [Video] Hong Kong Ballet Dancers Take Over the City in This Surreal Short (Saigoneer.) Wed, 20 May 2020 07:46:56 GMT Vietnam Passes Stricter Regulations of Alcohol Ads, Blanket Ban on Drunk Driving,-blanket-ban-on-drunk-driving (Saigoneer.) Fri, 25 Oct 2019 05:01:31 GMT,-blanket-ban-on-drunk-driving Vietnam National Team Players Become Ambassadors for Campaign Against Plastic Waste (Saigoneer.) Mon, 17 Jun 2019 06:09:16 GMT Hẻm Gems: On the Nguyen Du Sidewalk, Connoisseur Coffee at Pavement Pricesẻm-gems-on-the-nguyen-du-sidewalk,-connoisseur-coffee-at-pavement-prices (Paul Christiansen.) Mon, 02 Nov 2020 02:53:48 GMTẻm-gems-on-the-nguyen-du-sidewalk,-connoisseur-coffee-at-pavement-prices Local Filmmaker Thang Soi Launches Vietnam-Centric Stock Footage Service (Saigoneer.) Fri, 14 Jun 2019 04:26:45 GMT National Assembly Member Suggests Imposing Departure Tax on Citizens, Tourists,-tourists (Saigoneer.) Thu, 13 Jun 2019 06:08:01 GMT,-tourists Art Experts Call for 'Rescue' of Colonial Era Murals Blocked by Buildings (Saigoneer.) Wed, 12 Jun 2019 09:16:23 GMT Many Homes in Vietnam Lack Toilets. But Thanks to Women, That's Changing.,-that-s-changing (Khoi Pham. Photos courtesy of Morgan Ommer.) Thu, 30 Jul 2020 07:57:14 GMT,-that-s-changing [Illustrations] A Calendar Created Specifically for Saigon's Wet and Dry Seasons (Saigoneer.) Thu, 02 Jul 2020 04:18:27 GMT Saigon Becomes 55th Vietnam Locality Infected With African Swine Fever (Saigoneer.) Wed, 12 Jun 2019 05:28:29 GMT Vietnam Has a New Homegrown Social Media App. It's Called 'Hahalolo.' (Saigoneer.) Tue, 11 Jun 2019 11:36:06 GMT [Photos] The Island in Hong Kong That's Completely Free of Traffic,-a-placid-side-of-hong-kong (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Michael Tatarski) Sun, 16 Jun 2019 03:44:25 GMT,-a-placid-side-of-hong-kong Fulbright University Breaks Ground on New 15-Hectare Campus in D9 (Saigoneer.) Tue, 11 Jun 2019 07:39:05 GMT Vietnam's PM Endorses National Campaign to Eliminate Single-Use Plastics (Saigoneer.) Mon, 10 Jun 2019 09:40:24 GMT HCMC Signs Deal With South Korean Firm to Create Electric Bus Rapid Transit System (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 10 Jun 2019 05:31:02 GMT Da Nang Just Made Vietnam's Biggest Bánh Xèo, Feeding 200 Peopleánh-xèo,-feeding-200-people (Saigoneer.) Mon, 10 Jun 2019 08:32:12 GMTánh-xèo,-feeding-200-people On Connecting With a City Through Urban Sketching (Michael Tatarski. Illustrations courtesy of Louis Barnard.) Thu, 30 Jan 2020 09:33:39 GMT Dong Nai Removes Entire Commune to Make Room for Long Thanh Airport (Saigoneer.) Fri, 07 Jun 2019 08:09:02 GMT [Video] A Serene Glance of Ninh Binh (Saigoneer.) Thu, 06 Jun 2019 10:05:27 GMT Doan Ngoc Hai Was Assigned a New Role. He Accepted, Then Resigned.,-then-resigned (Saigoneer.) Thu, 06 Jun 2019 10:08:13 GMT,-then-resigned Da Nang Authorities Urged to Approve 3rd Terminal for City Airport (Saigoneer.) Thu, 06 Jun 2019 10:11:30 GMT The Startup That's Bringing Abandoned Bikes to Burmese Children (Saigoneer.) Wed, 05 Jun 2019 08:29:20 GMT Quy Nhon to Relocate 3 Hotels to Make Room for Public Beach (Saigoneer.) Wed, 05 Jun 2019 06:49:27 GMT National Assembly Votes Against Bill That Would Ban Selling Alcohol After 10pm (Saigoneer.) Tue, 04 Jun 2019 11:12:10 GMT [Photos] Step Inside Vietnam's First Fish Sauce Museum (Saigoneer.) Tue, 04 Jun 2019 11:11:29 GMT 5 International Artists of Vietnamese Descent to Add to Your Playlist Now (Thuc Dang. Graphic by Hannah Hoang.) Fri, 04 Oct 2019 09:06:29 GMT Vietnam's Homestay Boom Brings About Both Promise and Perils (Saigoneer.) Mon, 03 Jun 2019 10:47:32 GMT Delayed Site Clearance, Compensation Stall Saigon Flood-Prevention Projects,-compensation-stall-saigon-flood-prevention-projects (Saigoneer.) Mon, 03 Jun 2019 05:12:44 GMT,-compensation-stall-saigon-flood-prevention-projects Connectivity Is Key to Ethnic Minority Development, World Bank Report Shows,-world-bank-report-shows (Saigoneer.) Sun, 02 Jun 2019 04:59:35 GMT,-world-bank-report-shows [Video] Wheels of Steel: Tearing Across Saigon on Japanese Fixies (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Sat, 01 Jun 2019 06:55:49 GMT Hẻm Gems: The Comfort of Slurping Vegetarian Noodles on the Pavementẻm-gems-the-comfort-of-slurping-vegetarian-noodles-on-the-pavement (James Drinkwater. Photos by Vinxent Nguyen.) Fri, 28 Feb 2020 09:05:27 GMTẻm-gems-the-comfort-of-slurping-vegetarian-noodles-on-the-pavement [Photos] After Bánh Mì, Altar Might Be Vietnam's Next Miss Universe National Costumeánh-mì,-altar-might-be-vietnam-s-next-miss-universe-national-costume (Saigoneer.) Fri, 31 May 2019 03:36:55 GMTánh-mì,-altar-might-be-vietnam-s-next-miss-universe-national-costume Public Bicycles Are a Hit in Hoi An, Not So Much in Saigon and Hanoi,-not-so-much-in-saigon-and-hanoi (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 30 May 2019 07:49:03 GMT,-not-so-much-in-saigon-and-hanoi Vietnam's Economy Might Be Larger Than Singapore's in 10 Years: DBS Report (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 30 May 2019 06:40:18 GMT [Illustrations] 10 Endangered Species of the World as Illustrated by a Chinese Designer (Saigoneer.) Wed, 29 May 2019 11:02:14 GMT Celebrity Chef Nguyen Dzoan Cam Van Ordained as Buddhist Monk (Saigoneer.) Wed, 29 May 2019 09:05:09 GMT Le Pho Painting Sets Record for Most Expensive Vietnamese Art Sold at Auction (Saigoneer.) Wed, 29 May 2019 04:03:46 GMT Vietnam Earmarks $1.2bn for Forest Protection, Restoration$1-2bn-for-forest-protection,-restoration (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 28 May 2019 11:06:04 GMT$1-2bn-for-forest-protection,-restoration Nguyen Huu Linh to Face Trial for Sexually Harassing Young Girl in Elevator (Saigoneer.) Tue, 28 May 2019 11:02:22 GMT Quang Binh Homestay Owners Struggle in Price War Against Major Hotels (Saigoneer.) Mon, 27 May 2019 08:52:42 GMT Disjointed Drainage, Trash-Filled Canals Make Tan Son Nhat Prone to Flooding,-trash-filled-canals-make-tan-son-nhat-prone-to-flooding (Saigoneer.) Mon, 27 May 2019 06:58:39 GMT,-trash-filled-canals-make-tan-son-nhat-prone-to-flooding Each Vietnamese Consumes 3kg of Beef, 20l of Milk Annually, Minister Says,-20l-of-milk-annually,-minister-says (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Mon, 27 May 2019 07:46:26 GMT,-20l-of-milk-annually,-minister-says [Photos] How a Taiwanese Grandpa Used Art to Save His Village From Demolition (Saigoneer.) Sat, 25 May 2019 07:08:50 GMT Hẻm Gems: In Saigon's First Shots Bar, Usain Bolt and Princess Peach in Test Tubesẻm-gems-in-saigon-s-first-shots-bar,-usain-bolt-and-princess-peach-in-test-tubes (Mervin Lee. Photos by Mervin Lee.) Fri, 24 May 2019 07:24:43 GMTẻm-gems-in-saigon-s-first-shots-bar,-usain-bolt-and-princess-peach-in-test-tubes Hong Kong Transport Authorities Ban, Then Unban Ad Showing Gay Couple,-then-unban-ad-showing-gay-couple (Saigoneer.) Fri, 24 May 2019 05:12:26 GMT,-then-unban-ad-showing-gay-couple [Photos] Saigon Boulevard: The 9 Buildings You Miss in Saigon (Saigoneer.) Thu, 23 May 2019 14:15:57 GMT After Hanoi, Saigon Might Get Double-Decker Bus Tour,-saigon-might-get-double-decker-bus-tour (Saigoneer.) Thu, 23 May 2019 14:13:31 GMT,-saigon-might-get-double-decker-bus-tour Vung Tau to Move Seafood Processing Plants out of City Center (Saigoneer.) Thu, 23 May 2019 11:32:17 GMT Food Delivery Service Vietnammm Acquired by South Korean Tech Startup (Saigoneer.) Wed, 22 May 2019 09:33:30 GMT Vietnam's New Love for Crayfish Might Lead to Ecological Disaster (Saigoneer.) Thu, 23 May 2019 00:17:19 GMT Amid Online Backlash, Production Company Pulls 'The Third Wife' From Theaters,-production-company-pulls-the-third-wife-from-theaters (Saigoneer.) Wed, 22 May 2019 04:22:52 GMT,-production-company-pulls-the-third-wife-from-theaters Vietnam's Low Birth Weight Rate Among the Lowest in Asia-Pacific: Report (Saigoneer.) Tue, 21 May 2019 05:20:31 GMT Vietnam Might Add Laughing Gas to List of Banned Narcotics (Saigoneer.) Tue, 21 May 2019 05:18:26 GMT Pizza 4P's Receives Investment From Mekong Capital (Saigoneer.) Mon, 20 May 2019 09:11:33 GMT Taiwan Becomes First in Asia to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage (Saigoneer.) Tue, 21 May 2019 05:16:35 GMT Hẻm Gems: Nhậu and Forming Friendships the Laotian Way in Saigonẻm-gems-nhậu-and-forming-friendships-the-laotian-way-in-saigon (Khoi Pham. Photos by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 21 May 2019 05:15:09 GMTẻm-gems-nhậu-and-forming-friendships-the-laotian-way-in-saigon Cashless Payment Reaches Saigon Public Schools in Pilot Program (Saigoneer.) Sat, 18 May 2019 10:47:36 GMT Altars, Lucky Packets and Votive Dollars: Suboi's New Video Goes Back to Basics,-lucky-packets-and-votive-dollars-suboi-s-new-video-goes-back-to-basic (Saigoneer.) Fri, 17 May 2019 08:23:00 GMT,-lucky-packets-and-votive-dollars-suboi-s-new-video-goes-back-to-basic Vietnam's Average Income Will Quadruple to $10,000 in 2030, Report Predicts$10,000-in-2030,-report-predicts (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 17 May 2019 08:16:55 GMT$10,000-in-2030,-report-predicts British Pedophile No Longer in Vietnam, Immigration Department Says,-immigration-department-says (Saigoneer.) Fri, 17 May 2019 08:11:28 GMT,-immigration-department-says Hoi An's Banh Mi Phuong Opens First Overseas Branch in Seoul (Saigoneer.) Mon, 01 Jun 2020 04:49:22 GMT Saigon to Expand Smart Card Payment Trial to 8 More Bus Routes (Saigoneer.) Thu, 16 May 2019 08:14:44 GMT [Photo] Two Years After Eviction, 3A Station Lot Remains Sparsely Developed,-3a-station-lot-remains-sparsely-developed (Saigoneer.) Wed, 15 May 2019 07:57:08 GMT,-3a-station-lot-remains-sparsely-developed Thanh Hoa Fishermen Unknowingly Butcher Carcass of Endangered Whale Shark (Saigoneer.) Wed, 15 May 2019 08:01:23 GMT 74% of Vietnam's Garment Workers Earn Below Global Living Wage: Study (Saigoneer.) Fri, 22 Nov 2019 04:45:07 GMT [Photos] Huawei's New European-Inspired Campus Has Its Own Private Trams (Saigoneer.) Tue, 14 May 2019 11:25:06 GMT Ride-Hailling Apps Draw Commuters Away From Saigon Buses, Report Says,-report-says (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 14 May 2019 11:27:49 GMT,-report-says Infrastructure Strains Flush Polluted Water Straight Into Vietnam's Beaches (Saigoneer.) Tue, 14 May 2019 02:21:00 GMT Saigon Inks 7-Year Contract to Use 'Super Pump' to Drain Nguyen Huu Canh (Saigoneer.) Mon, 13 May 2019 08:28:31 GMT [Photos] PR Campaign Stirs Controversy Online for Depictions of Pregnant Rape Victims (Saigoneer.) Mon, 13 May 2019 04:58:21 GMT Vietnam Is Among Top 5 Countries That Watch YouTube the Most (Saigoneer.) Sun, 12 May 2019 05:04:49 GMT Hẻm Gems: Coconut Coffee and Banana Bread in a Quiet Corner of Thao Dienẻm-gems-coconut-coffee-and-banana-bread-in-a-quiet-corner-of-thao-dien (Killian Davern. Photos by Killian Davern.) Sat, 11 May 2019 05:04:05 GMTẻm-gems-coconut-coffee-and-banana-bread-in-a-quiet-corner-of-thao-dien Vietnam Airlines to Spend $3.7bn on 50–75 New Airplanes$3-7bn-on-50–75-new-airplanes (Saigoneer.) Sat, 11 May 2019 04:58:24 GMT$3-7bn-on-50–75-new-airplanes Saigon Mulls 'Luxury Tax' on Mobile Phones, Tax Cuts for Middle Class,-tax-cuts-for-middle-class (Saigoneer.) Fri, 10 May 2019 01:30:35 GMT,-tax-cuts-for-middle-class Action Blockbuster 'Hai Phuong' Will Be Released on Netflix on May 22 (Saigoneer.) Fri, 10 May 2019 01:27:24 GMT How to Juggle Newfound Attention as an Introvert and One of Forbes' 30 Under 30 (Paul Christiansen. Photos by Kevin Lee) Thu, 27 Feb 2020 05:13:32 GMT Vietnam Drinks 15% More Beer Each Year. A New Alcohol Control Bill Tries to Curb That. (Saigoneer.) Fri, 25 Oct 2019 05:00:00 GMT Google Assistant Is Now Available in Vietnamese on Android Phones (Saigoneer.) Wed, 08 May 2019 11:09:47 GMT Singapore Trials Growing Plants Atop Buses to Reduce Interior Heat (Saigoneer.) Wed, 08 May 2019 11:05:53 GMT LG to Close Factory in South Korea, Move Smartphone Production to Vietnam,-move-smartphone-production-to-vietnam (Saigoneer.) Tue, 07 May 2019 07:12:04 GMT,-move-smartphone-production-to-vietnam Vietnam to Have Mandatory Sexual Abuse Prevention Classes for First Graders (Saigoneer.) Mon, 06 May 2019 10:58:32 GMT Vietnam's Lacquer Masterpiece Damaged by Dish Soap During Cleaning (Saigoneer.) Mon, 06 May 2019 07:21:55 GMT Vingroup Announces Electric Bus Service 'VinBus' With 2020 Launch Date (Saigoneer.) Sun, 05 May 2019 03:56:01 GMT On Its 10th Anniversary, a Look Back at H2H Charity Ride's Hanoi-Saigon Journey,-a-look-back-at-h2h-charity-ride-s-hanoi-saigon-journey (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Michael Tatarski.) Mon, 06 May 2019 13:10:03 GMT,-a-look-back-at-h2h-charity-ride-s-hanoi-saigon-journey [Video] Adorable Animated Short Captures the Life of a Tet Flower Farmer (Saigoneer.) Fri, 03 May 2019 10:24:56 GMT [Illustrations] Japanese Artist Reimagines Marvel Heroes as Ukiyo-e Artworks (Saigoneer.) Fri, 03 May 2019 06:22:35 GMT Moderate Rice Consumption Might Help Reduce Obesity Rates, New Study Shows,-new-study-shows (Saigoneer.) Thu, 02 May 2019 08:43:10 GMT,-new-study-shows Saigon's Energy Usage Reaches 10-Year High Due to Unprecedented Heat (Saigoneer.) Thu, 02 May 2019 07:26:13 GMT Holiday Stories Roundup: Hanoi Metro Delay, Ha Giang Marathon and Inflation,-ha-giang-marathon-and-inflation (Saigoneer.) Thu, 02 May 2019 00:30:00 GMT,-ha-giang-marathon-and-inflation In Bánh Củ Cải, a Curious Slice of Bac Lieu's Teochew Heritageánh-củ-cải,-a-curious-slice-of-bac-lieu-s-teochew-heritage (Thi Nguyen. Photos by Thi Nguyen. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Thu, 21 May 2020 03:59:21 GMTánh-củ-cải,-a-curious-slice-of-bac-lieu-s-teochew-heritage As Vietnam Restricts Waste Imports, Plastic Scrap Finds Next Under-Regulated Victim,-plastic-scrap-finds-next-under-regulated-victims (Saigoneer.) Thu, 31 Oct 2019 05:39:07 GMT,-plastic-scrap-finds-next-under-regulated-victims Vietnam Breaks All-Time High Temperature Record as Heat Bakes Nation (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 25 Apr 2019 06:06:05 GMT [Photos] Morning Over the Fish Markets and Salt Fields of Phan Rang (Eric Hundert. Photos by Eric Hundert.) Wed, 24 Apr 2019 09:22:00 GMT Thailand-Cambodia Railway Reopens After 45 Years (Saigoneer.) Wed, 24 Apr 2019 09:48:34 GMT Moc Chau's New 'Romance' Bridge Is Red and Made of Glass, Just Like Love,-just-like-love (Saigoneer.) Wed, 24 Apr 2019 02:39:47 GMT,-just-like-love AirAsia Once Again Gives up Plan to Launch New Airline in Vietnam (Saigoneer.) Tue, 23 Apr 2019 09:18:10 GMT Local Designers Put the Fun in Funky With Mắm Rebranding Projectắm-rebranding-project (Saigoneer.) Tue, 23 Apr 2019 10:20:24 GMTắm-rebranding-project Thai Indie Sensation Phum Viphurit to Perform at Music Festival in Saigon This May (Saigoneer.) Tue, 23 Apr 2019 09:07:11 GMT Hue's Tu Duc Tomb Is Now Preserved Digitally in Google Arts and Culture (Saigoneer.) Tue, 23 Apr 2019 01:27:38 GMT How Will Saigon Metro Line 1 Connect With Existing Bus, Water Transport Networks?,-water-transport-networks (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 29 Oct 2019 06:58:41 GMT,-water-transport-networks Female Garment Factory Workers in Vietnam Face Widespread Physical, Sexual Abuse, Study Shows,-sexual-abuse,-study-shows (Saigoneer.) Tue, 19 Nov 2019 04:43:51 GMT,-sexual-abuse,-study-shows New Strain of Antibiotic-Resistant E. Coli Discovered in Vietnam (Saigoneer.) Sat, 20 Apr 2019 08:30:53 GMT For the First Time, Vietnam Buys More Choco Pies Than South Korea,-vietnam-buys-more-choco-pies-than-south-korea (Saigoneer.) Sat, 20 Apr 2019 00:26:53 GMT,-vietnam-buys-more-choco-pies-than-south-korea VietJet to Start Flying to From Saigon to Bali This May (Saigoneer.) Fri, 19 Apr 2019 09:10:15 GMT Hẻm Gems: Finding Your Path at a Downtown Vegan Buffetẻm-gems-finding-your-path-at-a-downtown-vegan-buffet (Killian Davern. Photos by Killian Davern.) Fri, 28 Feb 2020 09:06:34 GMTẻm-gems-finding-your-path-at-a-downtown-vegan-buffet Chinese Internet Is Upset That Italy Seized Hundreds of Century Eggs, Calling Them 'Unfit for Human',-calling-them-unfit-for-human (Saigoneer.) Thu, 18 Apr 2019 16:01:02 GMT,-calling-them-unfit-for-human 77 Architects Cosign Request to Da Lat to Reconsider Development Plan (Saigoneer.) Thu, 18 Apr 2019 06:07:06 GMT Chả Lụa Fit for a Kingdom: How Thailand Fell in Love With Vietnamese Hamò-lụa-fit-for-a-kingdom-how-thailand-fell-in-love-with-vietnamese-ham (Mervin Lee. Photos by Mervin Lee.) Thu, 10 Sep 2020 05:01:54 GMTò-lụa-fit-for-a-kingdom-how-thailand-fell-in-love-with-vietnamese-ham Hanoi Designer Turns Áo Dài Into Elegant Modern Typefaceáo-dài-into-elegant-modern-typeface (Saigoneer.) Tue, 22 Oct 2019 07:32:59 GMTáo-dài-into-elegant-modern-typeface Vietnam Moves to End Plastic Scrap Imports by 2025 (Saigoneer.) Wed, 17 Apr 2019 10:38:40 GMT Saigon Pours $347m More Into Flood-Reduction Projects Across City$347m-more-into-flood-reduction-projects-across-city (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 17 Apr 2019 06:31:39 GMT$347m-more-into-flood-reduction-projects-across-city Iconic Da Lat College Closes Doors to Tourists Indefinitely (Saigoneer.) Thu, 20 Aug 2020 09:39:46 GMT Holiday Stories Roundup: Saigon Heatwave, Golden Kite Awards and Notre Dame Fire,-golden-kite-awards-and-notre-dame-fire (Saigoneer.) Tue, 16 Apr 2019 01:48:09 GMT,-golden-kite-awards-and-notre-dame-fire [Photos] Krossing Over Arts Festival Wraps up a Striking Week of Performances (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Nguyen Dzung.) Thu, 05 Dec 2019 04:46:05 GMT On Reconciling With One's Vietnamese Half as an American (Stacy Dahl. Graphic by Hannah Hoang.) Sat, 13 Apr 2019 03:46:48 GMT Hẻm Gems: A Bowl of Tripe Noodles That Takes You Straight to Hong Kongẻm-gems-a-bowl-of-tripe-noodles-that-takes-you-straight-to-hong-kong (Khoi Pham. Photos by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 12 Apr 2019 10:36:58 GMTẻm-gems-a-bowl-of-tripe-noodles-that-takes-you-straight-to-hong-kong A New Netflix Series Will Showcase Saigon Street Food and 8 Other Asian Cuisines (Saigoneer.) Thu, 11 Apr 2019 10:55:21 GMT [Video] Rapper Datmaniac Features Cat Shelter in 'May Con Meo' Music Video (Saigoneer.) Fri, 12 Apr 2019 10:31:32 GMT Saigon Co.op to Stop Selling Plastic Straws in Supermarkets Nationwide (Saigoneer.) Thu, 11 Apr 2019 08:48:50 GMT Only 39% of Pet Dogs in Vietnam Are Vaccinated: Animal Health Department (Saigoneer.) Wed, 10 Apr 2019 16:03:43 GMT Here's a Thien Long Ballpoint Pen, Now Make Art With It,-now-make-art-with-it (Michael Tatarski. Images courtesy of Nomer Adona.) Thu, 13 Feb 2020 03:38:15 GMT,-now-make-art-with-it Quang Binh Says No to Controversial Son Doong Cable Car Project (Saigoneer.) Wed, 10 Apr 2019 16:06:48 GMT Hanoi–Saigon Becomes World's 6th-Busiest Flight Route–saigon-becomes-world-s-6th-busiest-flight-route (Saigoneer.) Wed, 10 Apr 2019 06:07:53 GMT–saigon-becomes-world-s-6th-busiest-flight-route A Japanese Electric Car That Can Float on Water Is Coming to Vietnam (Saigoneer.) Tue, 09 Apr 2019 08:52:56 GMT Burger King Pulls 'Racist' Ad of People Eating 'Vietnamese' Burger With Giant Chopsticks (Saigoneer.) Tue, 09 Apr 2019 10:03:37 GMT Japan Recalls Over 18,000 Bottles of Vietnamese Chili Sauce Due to Food Safety,000-bottles-of-vietnamese-chili-sauce-due-to-food-safety (Saigoneer.) Mon, 08 Apr 2019 08:10:41 GMT,000-bottles-of-vietnamese-chili-sauce-due-to-food-safety Vietnam Tightens Grip on Pharmacies to Curb Antibiotics Abuse (Saigoneer.) Mon, 08 Apr 2019 10:56:53 GMT Born in California, a Vietnamese-American Returned to Vietnam. This Is What She Saw.,-a-vietnamese-american-returns-to-vietnam-this-is-what-she-saw (Cindy Trinh. Photos by Cindy Trinh.) Wed, 28 Apr 2021 14:28:04 GMT,-a-vietnamese-american-returns-to-vietnam-this-is-what-she-saw Indonesian Theme Park Covers Breasts of Mermaid Statues, Citing 'Eastern Values',-citing-eastern-values (Saigoneer.) Fri, 05 Apr 2019 13:30:01 GMT,-citing-eastern-values Hẻm Gems: When a Saigon Cafe Gets Its Hanoi Quirks Just Rightẻm-gems-when-a-saigon-cafe-gets-its-hanoi-quirks-just-right (Tran Le. Photos by Vinxent Nguyen.) Wed, 22 Jan 2020 04:32:39 GMTẻm-gems-when-a-saigon-cafe-gets-its-hanoi-quirks-just-right Who Are the Four Vietnamese in Forbes 30 Under 30 List 2019? (Saigoneer.) Thu, 27 Feb 2020 05:14:16 GMT [Illustrations] Your Favorite Saigon Street Snacks as Seen in Pixel Art Form (Saigoneer. Illustrations courtesy of 8-bit Sài Gòn.) Wed, 10 Jun 2020 08:38:39 GMT Singaporean Convenience Store Chain Shop & Go Sold to Vingroup for One Dollar (Saigoneer.) Thu, 04 Apr 2019 10:38:56 GMT Banana Leaves Make Glorious Comeback in Supermarkets Across Vietnam (Saigoneer. Top photo by Michael Tatarski.) Wed, 03 Apr 2019 08:09:02 GMT [Illustrations] A Graphic Design Project Inspired by Ancient Champa Seductresses (Saigoneer.) Wed, 03 Apr 2019 10:27:28 GMT Saigon Is the Most Expensive City in Vietnam to Live, Statistics Show,-statistics-show (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Wed, 03 Apr 2019 09:45:34 GMT,-statistics-show Myra Tran, Vietnamese Contestant of American Idol, Eliminated at Top 40,-vietnamese-contestant-of-american-idol,-eliminated-at-top-40 (Saigoneer.) Wed, 03 Apr 2019 01:46:16 GMT,-vietnamese-contestant-of-american-idol,-eliminated-at-top-40 Vietnamese Suspect in Kim Jong-Nam Assassination Expected to Walk Free Next Month (Saigoneer.) Tue, 02 Apr 2019 10:54:37 GMT Vietnam's Pig Farmers Hit as Consumers Shun Pork Due to Swine Fever Fear (Saigoneer.) Tue, 02 Apr 2019 10:51:33 GMT Made-in-Vietnam Portable Bum Guns to Penetrate US Market Next Year (Saigoneer.) Tue, 02 Apr 2019 03:06:25 GMT A 60-Year-Old Trash Chute Is Saigon's Latest Most Checked-In Place on Instagram