Saigoneer | Everything Wed, 17 Jul 2019 21:34:09 GMT FeedCreator 1.8.0-dev ( 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 Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Improves Its Position on Sustainable Development Goals (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Wed, 17 Jul 2019 02:37:32 GMT [Photos] The Streets of Cho Lon, as Seen Through Old Postcards,-as-seen-through-old-postcards (Saigoneer.) 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Mon, 17 Jun 2019 08:01:24 GMT Vietnam Passes Stricter Regulations of Alcohol Ads, Blanket Ban on Drunk Driving,-blanket-ban-on-drunk-driving (Saigoneer.) Mon, 17 Jun 2019 08:21:00 GMT,-blanket-ban-on-drunk-driving Saigoneer Podcast: The War on Plastic and Our Vietnam Superpowers (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 17 Jun 2019 05:39:55 GMT Vietnam National Team Players Become Ambassadors for Campaign Against Plastic Waste (Saigoneer.) Mon, 17 Jun 2019 06:09:16 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Bus Crime Hotline, Ha Long Tour Buses and Expressway,-ha-long-tour-buses-and-expressway (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Mon, 17 Jun 2019 00:30:00 GMT,-ha-long-tour-buses-and-expressway 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.) 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Thu, 13 Jun 2019 03:19:08 GMT,-gender-imbalance-and-landfill-stench 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.) Mon, 17 Jun 2019 04:52:28 GMT,-that-s-changing [Illustrations] A Calendar Created Specifically for Saigon's Wet and Dry Seasons (Saigoneer.) Wed, 12 Jun 2019 05:21:10 GMT Saigon Becomes 55th Vietnam Locality Infected With African Swine Fever (Saigoneer.) Wed, 12 Jun 2019 05:28:29 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Airlines Makes Emergency Landing for Ill Patient (Saigoneer. Photo by Lee Starnes.) Wed, 12 Jun 2019 02:11:08 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. 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Mon, 10 Jun 2019 08:32:12 GMTánh-xèo,-feeding-200-people Weekend Stories Roundup: Vietnam Finishes 2nd at King’s Cup After Penalty Loss to Curacao’s-cup-after-penalty-loss-to-curacao (Saigoneer.) Mon, 10 Jun 2019 01:59:56 GMT’s-cup-after-penalty-loss-to-curacao On Connecting With a City Through Urban Sketching (Michael Tatarski. Illustrations courtesy of Louis Barnard.) Sun, 09 Jun 2019 04:10:48 GMT Dong Nai Removes Entire Commune to Make Room for Long Thanh Airport (Saigoneer.) Fri, 07 Jun 2019 08:09:02 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Pangolin Release, Bus Upgrades and Tiger Bite Victim,-bus-upgrades-and-tiger-bite-victim (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Fri, 07 Jun 2019 02:37:35 GMT,-bus-upgrades-and-tiger-bite-victim [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 Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Beats Thailand 1-0 at King's Cup (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 06 Jun 2019 03:26:27 GMT The Startup That's Bringing Abandoned Bikes to Burmese Children (Saigoneer.) Wed, 05 Jun 2019 08:29:20 GMT Review: 'The Third Wife' Champions Silenced Women, Then Falls Victim to Silencing,-then-falls-victim-to-silencing (Khoi Pham.) Sat, 08 Jun 2019 04:38:51 GMT,-then-falls-victim-to-silencing Quy Nhon to Relocate 3 Hotels to Make Room for Public Beach (Saigoneer.) Wed, 05 Jun 2019 06:49:27 GMT [Photos] The Hustle and Bustle of Maritime Life in 1995 Quang Ninh (Saigoneer.) Wed, 05 Jun 2019 06:51:50 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: HCMC Attracts $2.77bn in FDI in 5 Months$2-77bn-in-fdi-in-5-months (Saigoneer. Photo by Lee Starnes.) Wed, 05 Jun 2019 02:21:50 GMT$2-77bn-in-fdi-in-5-months 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 [Video] Watch the Impressive Trailer of Nguyen Dynasty Historical Drama 'Phuong Khau' (Saigoneer.) Tue, 04 Jun 2019 11:14:42 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Litter Classification in HCMC Proves Ineffective (Saigoneer.) Tue, 04 Jun 2019 02:21:41 GMT 5 International Artists of Vietnamese Descent to Add to Your Playlist Now (Thuc Dang. Graphic by Hannah Hoang.) Tue, 04 Jun 2019 04:00:58 GMT Vietnam's Homestay Boom Brings About Both Promise and Perils (Saigoneer.) Mon, 03 Jun 2019 10:47:32 GMT Saigoneer Podcast: 'The Third Wife' Controversy and Vietnam's Protein Consumption (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 03 Jun 2019 10:42:33 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 Weekend Stories Roundup: Da Nang Bus, Hanoi Food Festival and Student Hackers,-hanoi-food-festival-and-student-hackers (Saigoneer. Photo by Lee Starnes.) Mon, 03 Jun 2019 02:18:24 GMT,-hanoi-food-festival-and-student-hackers 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.) Mon, 15 Jul 2019 09:20:00 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 Morning Stories Roundup: HCMC's CPI up 0.58% in May (Saigoneer. Photo by Lee Starnes.) Thu, 30 May 2019 02:25:13 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 Morning Stories Roundup: HCMC Focuses on Urban Regeneration Along Canals (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Wed, 29 May 2019 02:42:06 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 Vietnamese Short Awarded Illy Prize at Cannes Film Festival 2019 (Saigoneer.) Tue, 28 May 2019 05:43:48 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Heavy Rains Forecast to Hit Northern Localities (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 28 May 2019 01:49:55 GMT [Photos] The Mekong Delta on the Brink of a New Decade (Saigoneer.) Tue, 28 May 2019 05:41:14 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 Saigoneer Podcast: The Laughing Gas Debate and Our Favorite Sauces (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 27 May 2019 04:12:37 GMT Weekend Stories Roundup: Public Bikes, VinID and Forest Protection,-vinid-and-forest-protection (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Mon, 27 May 2019 04:00:57 GMT,-vinid-and-forest-protection 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 Saigon Postcard No. 16: Rainstorm Inspiration (Paul Christiansen. Illustrations by Hannah Hoang.) Sat, 25 May 2019 04:58:28 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 Morning Stories Roundup: Coral Reefs, Tuition Fee Hike and Mobile Payment,-tuition-fee-hike-and-mobile-payment (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 24 May 2019 01:56:38 GMT,-tuition-fee-hike-and-mobile-payment [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 Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam's First-Quarter GDP Sees 6.79% Growth (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Thu, 23 May 2019 02:24:27 GMT [Photos] Blending in With Nature at a Rustic My Tho Coffee Shop (Saigoneer.) Thu, 23 May 2019 04:11:54 GMT Saigoneer Bookshelf: Direct Routes to Whimsy in 'Ticket to Childhood' (Paul Christiansen. Photos by Kevin Lee.) Wed, 22 May 2019 08:35:46 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 Morning Stories Roundup: More Solar Power Plants to Come Into Operation in June (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Wed, 22 May 2019 00:30:00 GMT [Photos] A Visual Anthology of Life and Fashion of 1970 Saigoneers (Saigoneer.) Tue, 21 May 2019 09:37:24 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 Morning Stories Roundup: Hanoi Continues to Promote its Images on CNN (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 21 May 2019 03:36:24 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 Weekend Stories Roundup: Vam Cong Bridge, Murky Tap Water and Massive Tuna,-murky-tap-water-and-massive-tuna (Saigoneer. Photo by Lee Starnes.) Mon, 20 May 2019 00:30:00 GMT,-murky-tap-water-and-massive-tuna 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 Morning Stories Roundup: Ministry Issues Official Code of Conduct for Teachers, Students,-students (Saigoneer. Photo by Triet Thai.) Fri, 17 May 2019 01:54:30 GMT,-students 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.) Fri, 17 May 2019 08:14:48 GMT Saigon to Expand Smart Card Payment Trial to 8 More Bus Routes (Saigoneer.) Thu, 16 May 2019 08:14:44 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Ha Long Beach, Auchan's Exit and Swine Fever,-auchan-s-exit-and-swine-fever (Saigoneer.) Thu, 16 May 2019 03:24:35 GMT,-auchan-s-exit-and-swine-fever [Video] Hanoi Circus Acrobats Show Mesmerizing Moves in Short Film 'Sông Trăng'ông-trăng,-a-celebration-of-dance-and-the-vietnamese-physique (Saigoneer.) Sun, 19 May 2019 07:22:26 GMTông-trăng,-a-celebration-of-dance-and-the-vietnamese-physique [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 Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Athletes Win Medals at World Para Swimming World Series (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Wed, 15 May 2019 00:30:00 GMT 74% of Vietnam's Garment Workers Earn Below Global Living Wage: Study (Saigoneer.) Wed, 15 May 2019 01:01:51 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 Morning Stories Roundup: HCMC to Remove 277 Waste-Prone Sites (Saigoneer.) Tue, 14 May 2019 02:11:04 GMT [Photos] Hiding From the Heat at Cong Hoa Swimming Pool in 1965 (Saigoneer.) Tue, 14 May 2019 11:21:51 GMT 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 Saigoneer Podcast: Vietnam's Reading Culture and Another Viewpoint on Folk Wisdom (Saigoneer.) Mon, 13 May 2019 04:37:34 GMT Weekend Stories Roundup: Dengue Prevention Campaign Launched in HCMC (Saigoneer.) Mon, 13 May 2019 02:13:22 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 Morning Stories Roundup: HCMC to Relocate 44,000 Households for 500 Projects,000-households-for-500-projects (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Fri, 10 May 2019 01:35:26 GMT,000-households-for-500-projects 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 Morning Stories Roundup: Sapa Airport, Sand Mining and Foreign Investment,-sand-mining-and-foreign-investment (Saigoneer.) Thu, 09 May 2019 00:30:00 GMT,-sand-mining-and-foreign-investment [Video] Saigon's Sneakerheads Kick It up a Notch in New Documentary (Saigoneer.) Sat, 11 May 2019 07:02:23 GMT How to Juggle Newfound Attention as an Introvert and One of Forbes' 30 Under 30 (Paul Christiansen. Photos by Kevin Lee) Thu, 09 May 2019 05:48:41 GMT Vietnam Drinks 15% More Beer Each Year. A New Alcohol Control Bill Tries to Curb That. (Saigoneer.) Wed, 08 May 2019 11:12:46 GMT Google Assistant Is Now Available in Vietnamese on Android Phones (Saigoneer.) Wed, 08 May 2019 11:09:47 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: An Giang Solar Power, Bui Chu Cathedral and Poisoned Pines,-bui-chu-cathedral-and-poisoned-pines (Saigoneer.) Wed, 08 May 2019 02:19:53 GMT,-bui-chu-cathedral-and-poisoned-pines Singapore Trials Growing Plants Atop Buses to Reduce Interior Heat (Saigoneer.) Wed, 08 May 2019 11:05:53 GMT [Photos] Viettel's New Offside Studio Is a Fusion of Geometry and Nature (Saigoneer.) Tue, 07 May 2019 09:18:49 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 [Photos] The Life Semi-Aquatic With 1968 Can Tho (Saigoneer.) Mon, 06 May 2019 11:02:20 GMT Vietnam to Have Mandatory Sexual Abuse Prevention Classes for First Graders (Saigoneer.) Mon, 06 May 2019 10:58:32 GMT Saigon Postcard No. 15: Birthright Balance (Paul Christiansen. Illustrations by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 06 May 2019 07:18:03 GMT Vietnam's Lacquer Masterpiece Damaged by Dish Soap During Cleaning (Saigoneer.) Mon, 06 May 2019 07:21:55 GMT Weekend Stories Roundup: Press Center, Heat Protection and Trinh Cong Son Street,-heat-protection-and-trinh-cong-son-street (Saigoneer. Photo by Huu Chien.) Mon, 06 May 2019 02:11:07 GMT,-heat-protection-and-trinh-cong-son-street 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 Plan to Rebuild 134-Year-Old Nam Dinh Cathedral Sparks Public Outcry (Saigoneer. Top photo by Julie Vola.) Fri, 03 May 2019 10:08:30 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: New Air Route, National Funeral and Solar Power,-national-funeral-and-solar-power (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 03 May 2019 02:11:52 GMT,-national-funeral-and-solar-power [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 Saigoneer Podcast: Overseas Vietnamese Laborers & What If a Zombie Apocalypse Hit Saigon? (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Thu, 02 May 2019 07:27:44 GMT 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.) Sat, 27 Apr 2019 04:47:03 GMTánh-củ-cải,-a-curious-slice-of-bac-lieu-s-teochew-heritage Morning Stories Roundup: Saigon to Ban Vehicles on Certain Streets During Holiday Weekend (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Fri, 26 Apr 2019 02:03:43 GMT As Vietnam Restricts Waste Imports, Plastic Scrap Finds Next Under-Regulated Victim,-plastic-scrap-finds-next-under-regulated-victims (Saigoneer.) Thu, 25 Apr 2019 15:37:34 GMT,-plastic-scrap-finds-next-under-regulated-victims Meet 16-Year-Old Nguyen Thi Diep, the Only Female at Hanoi's Basketball Tryout,-the-only-female-at-hanoi-s-basketball-tryout (Saigoneer.) Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:59:41 GMT,-the-only-female-at-hanoi-s-basketball-tryout Vietnam Breaks All-Time High Temperature Record as Heat Bakes Nation (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 25 Apr 2019 06:06:05 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Elephant Tusk Trafficker Arrested in HCMC (Saigoneer.) Thu, 25 Apr 2019 02:22:59 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 [Photos] Saigon Architects Make the Best of D10's Cramped Hẻm Enclaveẻm-enclave (Saigoneer.) Wed, 24 Apr 2019 09:35:22 GMTẻm-enclave 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 Morning Stories Roundup: 6 People Sentenced for Violating Regulations on Rare Animals (Saigoneer. Photo by Lee Starnes.) Wed, 24 Apr 2019 00:30:00 GMT 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 Morning Stories Roundup: Grab Expansion, Baby Liver Transplant and Manila Earthquake,-baby-liver-transplant-and-manila-earthquake (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Tue, 23 Apr 2019 00:30:00 GMT,-baby-liver-transplant-and-manila-earthquake Hue's Tu Duc Tomb Is Now Preserved Digitally in Google Arts and Culture (Saigoneer.) Tue, 23 Apr 2019 01:27:38 GMT [Photos] On the Cusp of a Tourism Boom, a Pristine Sapa of the 1920s,-a-pristine-sapa-of-the-1920s (Saigoneer.) Tue, 23 Apr 2019 01:22:54 GMT,-a-pristine-sapa-of-the-1920s Saigoneer Podcast: A Reckoning on Child Harassment; That Burger King Ad; & 'Startup Vietnam' Author Andrew Rowan (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 22 Apr 2019 04:50:10 GMT How Will Saigon Metro Line 1 Connect With Existing Bus, Water Transport Networks?,-water-transport-networks (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 22 Apr 2019 13:15:17 GMT,-water-transport-networks Weekend Stories Roundup: Sri Lanka Bombings, Preserving Old Villas and Heatwave,-preserving-old-villas-and-heatwave (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Mon, 22 Apr 2019 02:17:35 GMT,-preserving-old-villas-and-heatwave Female Garment Factory Workers in Vietnam Face Widespread Physical, Sexual Abuse, Study Shows,-sexual-abuse,-study-shows (Saigoneer.) Sun, 21 Apr 2019 05:05:43 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.) Tue, 23 Apr 2019 07:26:05 GMTẻm-gems-finding-your-path-at-a-downtown-vegan-buffet Morning Stories Roundup: 39 Pangolins Handed Over to Cuc Phuong National Park (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 19 Apr 2019 01:58:29 GMT 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 Morning Stories Roundup: More App-Based Taxi Services Piloted in HCMC (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 18 Apr 2019 02:54:57 GMT In Nghe An, Untreated Waste From Artisan Villages Worsens Local Pollution,-untreated-waste-from-artisan-villages-worsens-local-pollution (Saigoneer.) Wed, 17 Apr 2019 10:19:55 GMT,-untreated-waste-from-artisan-villages-worsens-local-pollution Giò 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.) Wed, 17 Apr 2019 10:26:22 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.) Wed, 17 Apr 2019 10:34:50 GMTáo-dài-into-elegant-modern-typeface Vietnam Moves to End Plastic Scrap Imports by 2025 (Saigoneer.) Wed, 17 Apr 2019 10:38:40 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Bamboo Airways to Increase Capital by $30m$30m (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Wed, 17 Apr 2019 02:02:05 GMT$30m 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 [Photos] A Child Wedding of Tay Ethnic Minority in Lao Cai in 1920s (Saigoneer.) Tue, 16 Apr 2019 09:06:54 GMT Iconic Da Lat College Closes Doors to Tourists Indefinitely (Saigoneer.) Wed, 17 Apr 2019 00:10:43 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.) Sun, 14 Apr 2019 03:41:27 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 Award-Winning Film 'The Third Wife' to Screen in Vietnam in May (Saigoneer.) Fri, 12 Apr 2019 10:09:59 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Prices of Fish, Chicken Go up in HCMC Due to Fear of Swine Fever,-chicken-go-up-in-hcmc-due-to-fear-of-swine-fever (Saigoneer.) Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:30:00 GMT,-chicken-go-up-in-hcmc-due-to-fear-of-swine-fever 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 Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Seeks Foreign Capital for Renewable Energy Projects (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Thu, 11 Apr 2019 00:30:00 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.) Wed, 10 Apr 2019 16:01:46 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 Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Says African Swine Fever Epidemic Put Under Control (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Wed, 10 Apr 2019 01:54:41 GMT A Japanese Electric Car That Can Float on Water Is Coming to Vietnam (Saigoneer.) Tue, 09 Apr 2019 08:52:56 GMT [Photos] Vo Trong Nghia's Latest 'House for Trees' Is an Urban Garden on a Budget (Saigoneer.) Wed, 10 Apr 2019 01:24:02 GMT Burger King Pulls 'Racist' Ad of People Eating 'Vietnamese' Burger With Giant Chopsticks (Saigoneer.) Tue, 09 Apr 2019 10:03:37 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: National English Program and Can Gio Tourism (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 09 Apr 2019 00:30:00 GMT Don't Buy Vietnam's Cat Ba Tiger Geckos as Pets. They Are Going Extinct. (Saigoneer.) Mon, 08 Apr 2019 10:59:59 GMT [Photos] Vintage Tourism Posters Showcase Past Vietnam's Natural Landscapes (Saigoneer.) Mon, 08 Apr 2019 11:51:20 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 Weekend Stories Roundup: HCMC to Use Its Autonomy to Raise Alcohol Tax (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Mon, 08 Apr 2019 02:13:38 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.) Mon, 08 Apr 2019 04:23:41 GMT,-a-vietnamese-american-returns-to-vietnam-this-is-what-she-saw Vietnam's National Football Team Valued at $1.9m$1-9m (Saigoneer.) Fri, 05 Apr 2019 13:25:40 GMT$1-9m 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.) Fri, 05 Apr 2019 13:23:37 GMTẻm-gems-when-a-saigon-cafe-gets-its-hanoi-quirks-just-right Morning Stories Roundup: Solar Energy, Seized Pangolin Scales and UN Council Seat,-seized-pangolin-scales-and-un-council-seat (Saigoneer. Photo by Brian Letwin.) Fri, 05 Apr 2019 03:11:11 GMT,-seized-pangolin-scales-and-un-council-seat Who Are the Four Vietnamese in Forbes 30 Under 30 List 2019? (Saigoneer.) Fri, 05 Apr 2019 01:45:38 GMT [Illustrations] Your Favorite Saigon Street Snacks as Seen in Pixel Art Form (Saigoneer. Illustrations courtesy of 8-bit Sài Gòn.) Thu, 04 Apr 2019 10:43:21 GMT Singaporean Convenience Store Chain Shop & Go Sold to Vingroup for One Dollar (Saigoneer.) Thu, 04 Apr 2019 10:38:56 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Fashion Week, Stem Cells and Floral Design,-stem-cells-and-floral-design (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Thu, 04 Apr 2019 01:46:53 GMT,-stem-cells-and-floral-design Serious Play: A Conversation With Award-Winning Poet Duy Doan (Paul Christiansen.) Fri, 05 Apr 2019 07:08:05 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 Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnamese Comedian Anh Vu Found Dead During US Tour (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) 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Tue, 26 Mar 2019 09:47:56 GMT Grab to Train Drivers to Detect Human Trafficking (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 26 Mar 2019 04:39:17 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Center for Visa Applications to Europe Launched in Da Nang (Saigoneer. Photo by Lee Starnes.) Tue, 26 Mar 2019 00:30:00 GMT [Photos] The Small-Town Placidity of Hue in 1966 (Saigoneer.) Mon, 25 Mar 2019 13:14:22 GMT Jakarta Welcomes Indonesia's First-Ever MRT Line (Saigoneer.) Mon, 25 Mar 2019 12:55:56 GMT Saigoneer Podcast: Our Favorite Vietnamese Poems; Perceptions of Foreign Cuisine (Saigoneer. Graphic by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 25 Mar 2019 12:52:52 GMT Vietnam Considers Exclusive Inter-Airport Road Between Tan Son Nhat, Long Thanh,-long-thanh (Saigoneer.) Mon, 25 Mar 2019 12:49:00 GMT,-long-thanh Weekend Stories Roundup: Nguyen Hue Walking Street to Have New Fountain (Saigoneer. Photo by Brian Letwin.) Mon, 25 Mar 2019 02:27:45 GMT Vietnam Ranks 94th of 156 in New World Happiness Report (Saigoneer.) 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Wed, 20 Mar 2019 15:00:16 GMT,-banking,-it-have-vietnam-s-highest-paying-jobs-at-the-moment Vietnamese Ranks 13th Among World's Most Favorite Cuisines, Survey Says,-survey-says (Saigoneer. Top image by Kevin Lee.) Wed, 20 Mar 2019 03:00:00 GMT,-survey-says Morning Stories Roundup: Architecture Awards, Cu Rua Statue and Mobile Payment,-cu-rua-statue-and-mobile-payment (Saigoneer.) Wed, 20 Mar 2019 00:30:00 GMT,-cu-rua-statue-and-mobile-payment 'Your Shirt Button' and 'I Wander Alone' by Nguyen Quang Than (Paul Christiansen. Illustrations by Hannah Hoang.) Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:32:28 GMT Grab Is Experimenting With 'GrabWheels' Electric Scooter in Singapore (Saigoneer.) Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:49:11 GMT In New Urban Plan, Da Lat to Demolish, Move Iconic Landmarks,-da-lat-to-demolish,-move-iconic-landmarks (Saigoneer.) Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:46:15 GMT,-da-lat-to-demolish,-move-iconic-landmarks Morning Stories Roundup: Street Upgrade, Seafood Exports and Dead Whale,-seafood-exports-and-dead-whale (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:32:16 GMT,-seafood-exports-and-dead-whale Struggling With Trash From Tourists, Con Dao Decides to Charge Entrance Fee,-con-dao-decides-to-charge-entrance-fee (Saigoneer. Photo by Pete Ford.) Mon, 18 Mar 2019 10:59:27 GMT,-con-dao-decides-to-charge-entrance-fee Saigoneer Podcast: The 5 National Senses of Vietnam, Local Street Cred,-local-street-cred (Saigoneer. Image by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 18 Mar 2019 05:03:42 GMT,-local-street-cred [Illustrations] An Idyllic Southeast Asian Childhood Through a Thai Artist's Illustrations (Saigoneer.) Mon, 18 Mar 2019 05:37:41 GMT Saigon to Remove Makeshift Co Giang Market After 25 Years in Operation (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) 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Fri, 15 Mar 2019 02:00:21 GMT’s-e-commerce-to-earn-$10bn-by-2020 [Video] PETA Releases Cringeworthy Rap Video Attacking Bánh Mì, Phở, Adoboánh-mì,-phở,-adobo (Saigoneer.) Thu, 14 Mar 2019 08:19:40 GMTánh-mì,-phở,-adobo Thailand Is Sending Obese Cops to an Exercise Boot Camp to Get in Shape (Saigoneer.) Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:06:44 GMT Vietnamese Short Wins Best Director at 48 Hour Film Festival, to Be Screened at Cannes,-to-be-screened-at-cannes (Saigoneer.) Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:06:04 GMT,-to-be-screened-at-cannes Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam to Reduce Number of Districts, Communes,-communes (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 14 Mar 2019 01:50:15 GMT,-communes [Photos] In the Central Highlands, a House Doubles as a Playground for Sunlight,-a-house-doubles-as-a-playground-for-sunlight (Saigoneer.) Wed, 13 Mar 2019 23:08:20 GMT,-a-house-doubles-as-a-playground-for-sunlight Growing Concerns as More Doctors Quit Public Hospitals for Private Sector (Saigoneer.) Wed, 13 Mar 2019 15:06:42 GMT Hai Phong's Cat Bi Airport Voted Best in Vietnam, Dethrones Da Nang,-dethrones-da-nang (Saigoneer.) Wed, 13 Mar 2019 06:13:30 GMT,-dethrones-da-nang Morning Stories Roundup: HCMC Attracts Over $1bn in FDI in Jan-Feb$1bn-in-fdi-in-jan-feb (Saigoneer. Photo by Lee Starnes.) Wed, 13 Mar 2019 02:11:52 GMT$1bn-in-fdi-in-jan-feb 15-Year-Old Vietnamese Weightlifter Wins 3 Gold Medals, Sets World Records,-sets-world-records (Saigoneer.) Tue, 12 Mar 2019 07:23:44 GMT,-sets-world-records After Ethiopia Crash, Vietnam Aviation Authority Says No to Boeing 737 MAX,-vietnam-aviation-authority-says-no-to-boeing-737-max (Saigoneer.) Tue, 12 Mar 2019 06:00:30 GMT,-vietnam-aviation-authority-says-no-to-boeing-737-max Morning Stories Roundup: Schools Ban Pork as African Swine Fever Spreads (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 12 Mar 2019 02:07:03 GMT Vietnam's Fresh Graduates Earn More in 2018, but Still Less Than ASEAN Peers,-but-still-less-than-asean-peers (Saigoneer.) Mon, 11 Mar 2019 11:46:49 GMT,-but-still-less-than-asean-peers [Photos] 16 Rare Images of 1900s Vietnam as Part of French Indochina (Saigoneer.) Mon, 11 Mar 2019 11:43:15 GMT Saigoneer Podcast: Vietnamese in Reality TV Shows and Domestic Tourism Boom (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 11 Mar 2019 11:41:33 GMT Vietnam's Largest Solar Power System Officially Opens in Dak Lak (Saigoneer.) Mon, 11 Mar 2019 11:39:22 GMT Weekend Stories Roundup: Air Busan Increases Flights to Central Da Nang (Saigoneer.) Mon, 11 Mar 2019 00:30:00 GMT Saigon Postcard No. 14: The City's Original Insurgents (Paul Christiansen. Illustrations by Hannah Hoang.) Sun, 05 May 2019 23:05:19 GMT From March, Saigon Cracks Down on Seat Belt Violations,-saigon-cracks-down-on-seat-belt-violations (Saigoneer.) Tue, 12 Mar 2019 03:57:00 GMT,-saigon-cracks-down-on-seat-belt-violations [Video] Short Film 'Sigh Gone' Depicts Love Lost, With a Twist,-with-a-twist (Michael Tatarski. Photo provided by Jeannie Nguyen.) Fri, 08 Mar 2019 07:37:04 GMT,-with-a-twist Saigon Will Not Ban Motorbikes, Only Impose Restrictions: Official,-only-impose-restrictions-official (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Fri, 08 Mar 2019 08:49:34 GMT,-only-impose-restrictions-official Hẻm Gems: One Family's Unexpected Outpost at the Foot of Langbiangẻm-gems-one-family-s-unexpected-outpost-at-the-foot-of-langbiang (Mervin Lee. Photos by Mervin Lee.) Fri, 08 Mar 2019 06:47:18 GMTẻm-gems-one-family-s-unexpected-outpost-at-the-foot-of-langbiang Morning Stories Roundup: HCMC Increases Use of Technologies in Schools (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Fri, 08 Mar 2019 02:13:41 GMT Taiwan to Reinstate Special Visa for Vietnamese Tourists, Albeit With Stricter Rules,-albeit-with-stricter-rules (Saigoneer.) Thu, 07 Mar 2019 12:23:27 GMT,-albeit-with-stricter-rules Vietnam Unveils Proposal to Keep Night Entertainment Venues on Tight Leash (Saigoneer.) Thu, 07 Mar 2019 07:03:50 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Operation, Management of HCMC Apartment Buildings to Be Inspected,-management-of-hcmc-apartment-buildings-to-be-inspected (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Thu, 07 Mar 2019 02:17:58 GMT,-management-of-hcmc-apartment-buildings-to-be-inspected [Illustrations] A Stamp Design Project Pays Homage to Women Across Vietnam (Saigoneer.) Wed, 06 Mar 2019 14:05:39 GMT H'Hen Nie, Huong Giang, Nguyen Ngoc Tu Among Top 50 Most Influential Vietnamese Women,-huong-giang,-nguyen-ngoc-tu-among-top-50-most-influential-vietnamese-women (Saigoneer.) Wed, 06 Mar 2019 14:08:30 GMT,-huong-giang,-nguyen-ngoc-tu-among-top-50-most-influential-vietnamese-women MasterChef Thailand Sparks Outrage for Cooking Endangered Spotted Eagle Ray (Saigoneer.) Wed, 06 Mar 2019 14:02:50 GMT Cash-Strapped Saigon Metro Project Requests $1.68m From City to Pay Staff$1-68m-from-city-to-pay-staff (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Wed, 06 Mar 2019 05:52:53 GMT$1-68m-from-city-to-pay-staff Morning Stories Roundup: Power Price to Increase 8.36% This Month (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Wed, 06 Mar 2019 02:06:38 GMT [Video] Streets of Saigon: A Montage of Cho Lon's Food Trail (Saigoneer.) Tue, 05 Mar 2019 09:46:34 GMT Meet Myra Tran, the Vietnamese Girl Who's Taking 'American Idol' by Storm,-the-vietnamese-girl-who-s-taking-american-idol-by-storm (Saigoneer.) Tue, 05 Mar 2019 09:59:00 GMT,-the-vietnamese-girl-who-s-taking-american-idol-by-storm Amid Swine Fever Outbreak, Countries Impose Ban on Pork Products From Vietnam,-countries-impose-ban-on-pork-products-from-vietnam (Saigoneer. Photo by Thi Nguyen.) Tue, 05 Mar 2019 05:25:16 GMT,-countries-impose-ban-on-pork-products-from-vietnam Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam to Switch off Lights in Response to 2019 Earth Hour (Saigoneer. Photo by Triet Thai.) Tue, 05 Mar 2019 02:01:09 GMT From March, Vietnam Requires Hospitals to Digitize Medical Records,-vietnam-requires-hospitals-to-digitize-medical-records (Saigoneer.) Mon, 04 Mar 2019 13:39:43 GMT,-vietnam-requires-hospitals-to-digitize-medical-records [Photos] 13 Black-and-White Shots of Saigon in 1962 (Saigoneer.) Sat, 09 Mar 2019 03:33:05 GMT Transport Ministry Claims 62.56% of Saigoneers Support Proposal to Ban Motorbikes in Downtown Saigon by 2030 (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 04 Mar 2019 09:00:06 GMT After Trump-Kim Summit, North Korea Tours Are Trending Among Vietnamese Tourists,-north-korea-tours-are-trending-among-vietnamese-tourists (Saigoneer.) Mon, 04 Mar 2019 09:01:30 GMT,-north-korea-tours-are-trending-among-vietnamese-tourists Weekend Stories Roundup: Can Tho to Complete 15 Key Projects in 2019 (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 04 Mar 2019 01:57:34 GMT Saigoneer Bookshelf: Revisiting 'Dumb Luck' by Vu Trong Phung (Thi Nguyen. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:57:55 GMT A New Typeface That Was Built From Designs on Old Book Covers (Khoi Pham. Images courtesy of Tong Van Hiep.) Sun, 03 Mar 2019 10:53:12 GMT Saigon Approves Project to Boost Recycling by Supporting Private Trash Collectors (Saigoneer.) Sun, 03 Mar 2019 05:59:49 GMT Hẻm Gems: Making Good Life Decisions With Midday Rice Wine and Hanoi Deep-Fried Foodẻm-gems-making-good-life-decisions-with-midday-rice-wine-and-deep-fried-food (Paul Christiansen. Photos by Kevin Lee.) Sat, 02 Mar 2019 07:27:21 GMTẻm-gems-making-good-life-decisions-with-midday-rice-wine-and-deep-fried-food Morning Stories Roundup: Official Visit to Set Historic Milestone in Vietnam-North Korea Relations (Saigoneer. Photo by Lee Starnes.) Fri, 01 Mar 2019 01:44:00 GMT A Radio Program Puts Vietnamese Poetry in the Limelight With Bilingual Readings (Paul Christiansen.) Fri, 01 Mar 2019 05:29:38 GMT VietJet, Bamboo Airways Sign Orders of 110 Boeing Planes During Trump-Kim Summit (Saigoneer.) Thu, 28 Feb 2019 11:37:34 GMT Vietnamese Educational App Elsa Secure $7m From Google's AI Fund$7m-from-goodle-s-ai-fund (Saigoneer.) Thu, 28 Feb 2019 11:34:48 GMT$7m-from-goodle-s-ai-fund Morning Stories Roundup: More Than $2.7bn Worth of ODA Pumped Into irrigation$2-7bn-worth-of-oda-pumped-into-irrigation (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 28 Feb 2019 01:44:10 GMT$2-7bn-worth-of-oda-pumped-into-irrigation [Photos] On Photographing the Gentle Romance of a Hueless Hue (Khoi Pham. Photos courtesy of Tran Kha Nhan.) Wed, 27 Feb 2019 11:43:20 GMT [Photos] Inside Cat Tien National Park's New Bear Sanctuary Made From Wire and Pebbles (Saigoneer.) Wed, 27 Feb 2019 10:32:11 GMT The New Season of 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Features a Vietnamese-American Queen (Saigoneer.) Wed, 27 Feb 2019 11:40:22 GMT New Proposal Turns Ton Duc Thang Into Walking Plazas, Shoos Traffic Underground,-shoos-traffic-underground (Saigoneer.) Wed, 27 Feb 2019 10:29:54 GMT,-shoos-traffic-underground Morning Stories Roundup: Warmer Weather Forecast for Northern Vietnam as Heatwave Lingers in South (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Wed, 27 Feb 2019 01:51:11 GMT South Korean Firm Puts Forth Plans for $3bn Metro Network in Da Nang$3bn-metro-network-in-da-nang (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 26 Feb 2019 11:18:08 GMT$3bn-metro-network-in-da-nang FLC Group, Owner of Bamboo Airways, Wants to Build Tan Son Nhat's 3rd Terminal,-owner-of-bamboo-airways,-wants-to-build-tan-son-nhat-s-3rd-terminal (Saigoneer.) Tue, 26 Feb 2019 04:48:13 GMT,-owner-of-bamboo-airways,-wants-to-build-tan-son-nhat-s-3rd-terminal Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnamese Firms in Japan to Compete in 1st Football Championship (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 26 Feb 2019 02:00:36 GMT [Photos] 17 Photos of 2002 Saigon as Seen From Above (Saigoneer.) Mon, 25 Feb 2019 11:30:45 GMT With New Flight Routes, Can Tho Hopes to Revitalize Underused Airport,-can-tho-hopes-to-revitalize-underused-airport (Saigoneer.) Mon, 25 Feb 2019 11:29:25 GMT,-can-tho-hopes-to-revitalize-underused-airport Saigoneer Podcast: Vietnam's Many Lunar Calendar Festivals; Familial Pressure During Holidays (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 25 Feb 2019 11:27:18 GMT Saigon to Officially Ban All Vehicles on Nguyen Hue During Weekend Nights (Saigoneer. Photo by Michael Tatarski.) Mon, 25 Feb 2019 03:58:24 GMT Weekend Stories Roundup: Kim Jong-Un Leaves Pyongyang for Vietnam Summit (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Mon, 25 Feb 2019 01:00:00 GMT HCMC Lowers Tuition Fees for Students in Public Kindergartens, Secondary Schools,-secondary-schools (Saigoneer.) Sun, 24 Feb 2019 04:18:50 GMT,-secondary-schools A Playful Project Uses Pigs to Showcase Vietnam Iconography Through History (Khoi Pham. Images and video courtesy of RAW Studio.) Mon, 25 Feb 2019 00:43:45 GMT Have Unwanted Ornamental Trees After Tet? These 2 Cemeteries Want Them. (Saigoneer.) Sat, 23 Feb 2019 07:21:48 GMT Hẻm Gems: While the Day Away Under the Green Canopy of Cỏ Cafeẻm-gems-while-the-day-away-under-the-green-canopy-of-cỏ-cafe (Khoi Pham. Photos by Kevin Lee.) Sat, 23 Feb 2019 02:54:11 GMTẻm-gems-while-the-day-away-under-the-green-canopy-of-cỏ-cafe Vietnam Expands E-Visa Pilot Program to 35 More Countries, Territories,-territories (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 22 Feb 2019 07:22:08 GMT,-territories Morning Stories Roundup: Da Nang Horse Racing, Football Delay and New Samsung Phone,-football-delay-and-new-samsung-phone (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:30:00 GMT,-football-delay-and-new-samsung-phone Gucci Is Selling a $450 Hat That Looks Just Like Straw Hats Worn by Farmers in Vietnam$450-hat-that-looks-just-like-straw-hats-worn-by-farmers-in-vietnam (Saigoneer.) Fri, 22 Feb 2019 02:18:54 GMT$450-hat-that-looks-just-like-straw-hats-worn-by-farmers-in-vietnam Saigon Music Collective Launches Project to Introduce Classical Music to Youth (Saigoneer.) Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:41:05 GMT Japanese Brand Muji Will Open First Vietnam Store in Saigon in 2020 (Saigoneer.) Thu, 21 Feb 2019 06:53:03 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Honda Acquires Massive Profit in Vietnam, Report Says,-report-says (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 21 Feb 2019 01:25:13 GMT,-report-says As Measles Hits 43 Provinces in Vietnam, Officials Warn of Potential Outbreak,-officials-warn-of-potential-outbreak (Saigoneer.) Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:39:15 GMT,-officials-warn-of-potential-outbreak [Photos] In Da Nang, a Symmetrical Twin House for Two Close Friends,-a-symmetrical-twin-house-for-two-close-friends (Saigoneer.) Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:36:53 GMT,-a-symmetrical-twin-house-for-two-close-friends [Photos] The Costumes of This New Nguyen Dynasty Historical Web Series Will Make You Swoon (Saigoneer.) Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:39:11 GMT Hanoi Barber Offers Free Presidential Hairdos in Honor of Trump-Kim Summit (Saigoneer.) Wed, 20 Feb 2019 13:32:13 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Foreign Investors Pump $6bn Into HCMC via M&A$6bn-into-hcmc-via-m-a (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Wed, 20 Feb 2019 02:31:32 GMT$6bn-into-hcmc-via-m-a Travel Agency Vietravel Wants to Launch Vietnam's 6th Airline (Saigoneer.) Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:48:26 GMT Saigon Aims to Have 75% of New Buses Run on Natural Gas by 2020 (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:46:46 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Prepares International Media Center for Trump-Kim Summit (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Tue, 19 Feb 2019 01:56:47 GMT As Southern Vietnam Enters Dry Season, Saigon Records Dangerously High Levels of UV Radiation,-saigon-records-dangerously-high-levels-of-uv-radiation (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 19 Feb 2019 04:04:05 GMT,-saigon-records-dangerously-high-levels-of-uv-radiation [Photos] Out and About on Nguyen Hue Boulevard in the Late 1960s (Saigoneer.) Mon, 18 Feb 2019 08:55:54 GMT Saigoneer Podcast: Redesigning Saigon's Parks; Recreation in the City (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 18 Feb 2019 04:45:56 GMT Vietnam Aviation Safety Standard Approved by US for Future Direct Flights (Saigoneer.) Mon, 18 Feb 2019 05:32:36 GMT Weekend Stories Roundup: Reduced School Fees, Solar Panels and Kim Jong-un Arrival,-solar-panels-and-kim-jong-un-arrival (Saigoneer. Photo by Lee Starnes.) Mon, 18 Feb 2019 02:23:39 GMT,-solar-panels-and-kim-jong-un-arrival The Distinctly Da Lat Comfort of Bonding Over Coffee Beans (Mervin Lee. Photos by Mervin Lee.) Sun, 17 Feb 2019 03:39:16 GMT [Photos] A Wintry Japan Through the Lens of Photographer Yusuke Komatsu (Saigoneer.) Mon, 18 Feb 2019 02:06:15 GMT Saigon Launches Competition to Redesign September 23 Park (Saigoneer. Photo by Huu Chien.) Sat, 16 Feb 2019 00:28:35 GMT Hẻm Gems: A Masterful Osaka-Style Okonomiyaki in Binh Thanhẻm-gems-a-masterful-osaka-style-okonomiyaki-in-binh-thanh (Pavan Shamdasani. Photos by Pavan Shamdasani.) Sat, 16 Feb 2019 00:33:31 GMTẻm-gems-a-masterful-osaka-style-okonomiyaki-in-binh-thanh Morning Stories Roundup: HCMC Plans to Sell 7,000 Resettlement Apartments,000-resettlement-apartments (Saigoneer. Photo by Lee Starnes.) Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:54:27 GMT,000-resettlement-apartments Vietnam to Build First-Ever Undersea Tunnel Beneath Ha Long Bay (Saigoneer.) Fri, 15 Feb 2019 06:52:40 GMT HCMC Pedagogy University Faces Online Backlash Over New Height Requirements for Teachers (Saigoneer.) Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:29:09 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: HCMC Pilots Automatic Bus Fare Payment (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 14 Feb 2019 02:03:54 GMT [Photos] A Communal House in Son La Inspired by Indigenous Headscarves (Saigoneer.) Wed, 13 Feb 2019 12:13:27 GMT [Video] Two Railway Flagwomen Save Elderly Woman Seconds Before the Train Comes (Saigoneer.) Wed, 13 Feb 2019 10:02:59 GMT [Illustrations] A Medley of 'Year of the Pig' Depictions From 35 Young Artists Across Vietnam (Saigoneer. Illustrations courtesy of Beheoce project.) Wed, 13 Feb 2019 12:09:21 GMT Thai Football Club Shells out $500,000 for Vietnamese Goalkeeper Dang Van Lam$500,000-for-vietnamese-goalkeeper-dang-van-lam (Saigoneer.) Wed, 13 Feb 2019 04:55:22 GMT$500,000-for-vietnamese-goalkeeper-dang-van-lam Morning Stories Roundup: Huong Pagoda Chaos, Tet Crimes and USB in Seal Feces,-tet-crimes-and-usb-in-seal-feces (Saigoneer. Photo by Thi Nguyen.) Wed, 13 Feb 2019 01:57:16 GMT,-tet-crimes-and-usb-in-seal-feces 'Napalm Girl' Kim Phuc Awarded International Peace Prize in Germany (Saigoneer.) Tue, 12 Feb 2019 11:19:20 GMT North-South Expressway Project Is Vietnam's Top Priority in 2019: Transport Minister (Saigoneer.) Tue, 12 Feb 2019 06:25:51 GMT [Photos] Saigoneer Getaways: Dak Lak and an Abundance of Central Highlands Charm,-a-dak-lak-escape (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Michael Tatarski.) Fri, 15 Feb 2019 09:34:11 GMT,-a-dak-lak-escape Morning Stories Roundup: Coffee Festival, Flu Vaccines and Reopened Air Route,-flu-vaccines-and-reopened-air-route (Saigoneer. Photo by Shing Chan.) Tue, 12 Feb 2019 02:09:55 GMT,-flu-vaccines-and-reopened-air-route Driver Fined VND5.5m for Holding Tet Picnic on Noi Bai-Lao Cai Expressway (Saigoneer.) Mon, 11 Feb 2019 10:38:54 GMT In Vietnam's First Awake Brain Surgery, a Patient Is Conscious and Singing,-a-patient-is-conscious-and-singing (Saigoneer.) 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Wed, 30 Jan 2019 10:33:07 GMT,-bangkok-closes-all-public-schools Burning Paper Bikinis for Deceased Ancestors Is Vietnam's Hottest New Vogue (Saigoneer.) Wed, 30 Jan 2019 10:36:44 GMT Vinamilk Might Open 2nd Southeast Asia Factory in Myanmar (Saigoneer.) Wed, 30 Jan 2019 06:43:50 GMT Saigon's Stand-up Scene Grows up, but the Jokes Remain,-but-the-jokes-remain (Jesús Lopez Gomez. Photos by Mervin Lee.) Wed, 30 Jan 2019 11:36:27 GMT,-but-the-jokes-remain Morning Stories Roundup: Shipping Fees Skyrocket in HCMC Ahead of Tet (Saigoneer. Photo by Huu Chien.) Wed, 30 Jan 2019 01:45:11 GMT Landmark 81 Makes Debut as One of Saigon's Spots for Firework Display (Saigoneer.) Tue, 29 Jan 2019 20:40:40 GMT [Video] The Hyperlapse of Saigon That Took 2 Years and Over 200,000 Photos to Make,000-photos-to-make (Saigoneer. Top image by Alex Pham.) Thu, 14 Feb 2019 05:00:14 GMT,000-photos-to-make [Photos] An Architect Recreates Childhood Memories With His Brother in This D9 House (Saigoneer.) Tue, 29 Jan 2019 08:31:02 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Trade Deficit Reaches $1bn Within Half a Month Near Tet$1bn-within-half-a-month-near-tet (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Tue, 29 Jan 2019 01:20:46 GMT$1bn-within-half-a-month-near-tet Vinh University Opens Vietnam's First Postgraduate Course in Wildlife Trafficking (Saigoneer.) Mon, 28 Jan 2019 07:53:54 GMT [Photos] From Bach Dang to An Dong: 25 Photos of 1965 Saigon (Saigoneer.) Mon, 28 Jan 2019 08:12:23 GMT Saigoneer Podcast: A Tết-Themed Nhậu Roundtable Specialết-themed-nhậu-roundtable-special (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 28 Jan 2019 07:18:42 GMTết-themed-nhậu-roundtable-special Saigon to Launch High-Speed Boat to Con Dao Island This Year (Saigoneer.) Mon, 28 Jan 2019 07:19:45 GMT Weekend Stories Roundup: Vietnam to Spend VND5tn to Stop ‘Black Credit'‘black-credit (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) 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Thu, 24 Jan 2019 13:00:25 GMT Vietnam’s Magical Football Journey Culminates in a Battle Against Japan’s-magical-football-journey-culminates-in-a-battle-against-japan (Jon Aspin.) Fri, 25 Jan 2019 02:31:26 GMT’s-magical-football-journey-culminates-in-a-battle-against-japan Vietnam Drops 5 Places in Talent Attraction, Retention Index,-retention-index (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Thu, 24 Jan 2019 12:53:26 GMT,-retention-index Morning Stories Roundup: New '5-Star' Trains for Tet and Tan Son Nhat Overcrowding (Saigoneer. Photo by Triet Thai.) Thu, 24 Jan 2019 02:04:11 GMT Tieu Chinh Nguyen, the 'Godfather' of Saigon Street Basketball, Passes Away at 74,-the-godfather-of-saigon-street-basketball,-passes-away-at-74 (Saigoneer.) Wed, 23 Jan 2019 10:47:54 GMT,-the-godfather-of-saigon-street-basketball,-passes-away-at-74 [Video] Vietnam's Hectic Energy Set to a Funky Soundtrack (Saigoneer.) Wed, 23 Jan 2019 07:07:36 GMT Lam Dong to Earmark $431m to Restore Defunct Da Lat-Thap Cham Railway$431m-to-restore-defunct-da-lat-thap-cham-railway (Saigoneer.) Wed, 23 Jan 2019 06:27:51 GMT$431m-to-restore-defunct-da-lat-thap-cham-railway Morning Stories Roundup: Vung Tau-Bound Bus and Reviving Old Railway Route (Saigoneer. Photo by Lee Starnes.) Wed, 23 Jan 2019 02:01:17 GMT Hong Kong Health, Beauty Care Brand Watsons Opens 1st Vietnam Store in Saigon,-beauty-care-brand-watsons-opens-1st-vietnam-store-in-saigon (Saigoneer.) Wed, 23 Jan 2019 04:00:36 GMT,-beauty-care-brand-watsons-opens-1st-vietnam-store-in-saigon [Photos] A Road Trip Across Vietnam's Barren Landscapes in the 1970s (Saigoneer.) Tue, 22 Jan 2019 09:46:47 GMT Vietnam to Face Japan in Asian Cup Quarterfinal This Thursday (Saigoneer.) Tue, 22 Jan 2019 09:26:45 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Occupancy Rate of Industrial Parks Reaches 73% (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) 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Fri, 18 Jan 2019 02:21:10 GMT,300-new-firms-in-2018 Hoi An Requests $30m to Save Cua Dai Beach From Severe Erosion$30m-to-save-cua-dai-beach-from-severe-erosion (Saigoneer.) Fri, 18 Jan 2019 03:58:34 GMT$30m-to-save-cua-dai-beach-from-severe-erosion [Video] The Remarkable Rise of Landmark 81 in a 30-Second Timelapse (Saigoneer.) Fri, 18 Jan 2019 09:07:13 GMT After Series of Grave Accidents, Vietnam Amps up Street Inspections, Sobriety Tests,-vietnam-amps-up-street-inspections,-sobriety-tests (Saigoneer.) Thu, 17 Jan 2019 11:31:24 GMT,-vietnam-amps-up-street-inspections,-sobriety-tests Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Victorious to Stay in Last-16 Hunt of Asian Cup (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 17 Jan 2019 02:02:58 GMT VinFast Announces New Car Collection, VinFast Pre, for 2020 Release,-vinfast-pre,-for-2020-release (Saigoneer.) Wed, 16 Jan 2019 10:06:06 GMT,-vinfast-pre,-for-2020-release You Can Now Pump Your Own Gas at 11 Filling Stations in Saigon (Saigoneer.) Wed, 16 Jan 2019 10:21:43 GMT Once Invisible, Saigon's Underground Scene Emerges Into Light,-saigon-s-underground-scene-emerges-into-light (An Dang. Top photo by Killian Davern.) Wed, 16 Jan 2019 11:32:43 GMT,-saigon-s-underground-scene-emerges-into-light Vietnamese Photographer Nets 2nd Place in Drone Photo Contest (Saigoneer.) Wed, 16 Jan 2019 07:15:29 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Measles Outbreak Reported in the Southern Region (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Wed, 16 Jan 2019 02:23:18 GMT [Photos] Local Designer Created Incredibly Detailed Swallows From Paper for Tet (Saigoneer.) Tue, 15 Jan 2019 11:27:52 GMT People With Disabilities Make up Over 7% of Vietnam's Population: UNICEF (Saigoneer.) Tue, 15 Jan 2019 11:25:19 GMT For the First Time, 2 Vietnamese Designers Will Participate in New York Fashion Week,-2-vietnamese-designers-will-participate-in-new-york-fashion-week (Saigoneer.) Tue, 15 Jan 2019 10:25:15 GMT,-2-vietnamese-designers-will-participate-in-new-york-fashion-week Morning Stories Roundup: Trans-Pacific Trade Pact Takes Effect in Vietnam (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Tue, 15 Jan 2019 00:30:00 GMT [Photos] Walk Into Saigon's Rarely Seen Neighborhoods in 1966-1967 (Saigoneer.) Mon, 14 Jan 2019 16:25:46 GMT Vietnam Aims to Export 6.5m Tons of Rice in 2019 (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 14 Jan 2019 16:22:43 GMT Saigoneer Podcast: Food Delivery Apps and Where We Think Trump and Kim Should Meet (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 14 Jan 2019 16:16:34 GMT Aviation Authorities Present New Proposal for 3rd Terminal at Tan Son Nhat (Saigoneer.) Thu, 17 Jan 2019 04:00:15 GMT Weekend Stories Roundup: New Trade Center, Observatory and Solar Projects,-observatory-and-solar-projects (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Mon, 14 Jan 2019 00:30:00 GMT,-observatory-and-solar-projects Asia's Largest LGBT Contemporary Art Show to Take Place in Bangkok in 2019 (Saigoneer.) Sun, 13 Jan 2019 05:42:38 GMT Saigon Postcard No. 13: The Modern Exchange Rate (Paul Christiansen. Illustrations by Hannah Hoang.) Sun, 13 Jan 2019 05:35:04 GMT Saigoneer's Weekend Event Picks (Saigoneer.) Fri, 11 Jan 2019 09:16:46 GMT Hẻm Gems: Lost in the Half-Childlike, Half-Adult World of 'The Little Prince'ẻm-gems-lost-in-the-half-childlike,-half-adult-world-of-the-little-prince (Katherine Nguyen. Photos by Katherine Nguyen.) Sun, 13 Jan 2019 05:40:54 GMTẻm-gems-lost-in-the-half-childlike,-half-adult-world-of-the-little-prince Saigon Plans to Have 50 New Supermarkets, 2,000 Convenience Stores by 2025,-2,000-convenience-stores-by-2025 (Saigoneer. Photo by Lilly Pugh.) Fri, 11 Jan 2019 08:39:21 GMT,-2,000-convenience-stores-by-2025 Morning Stories Roundup: Trash in Ha Long and Missing Tourists Found in Taiwan (Saigoneer. Photo by Vu Cao.) Fri, 11 Jan 2019 01:54:40 GMT [Video] A Longing for Saigon as if Missing a Life Companion in Short Film 'Sài Gòn'ài-gòn (Saigoneer.) Thu, 10 Jan 2019 08:09:36 GMTài-gòn Quang Tri Hospital Saves Man From Methanol Poisoning by Feeding Him 15 Cans of Beer (Saigoneer.) Thu, 10 Jan 2019 10:29:06 GMT Vietnamese Lifestyle Startup WeFit Secures $1m in Funding$1m-in-funding (Saigoneer.) Thu, 10 Jan 2019 07:52:07 GMT$1m-in-funding Morning Stories Roundup: HCMC Retail Sector Ready for Tet Holiday (Saigoneer. Photo by Minh Duc.) Thu, 10 Jan 2019 02:06:21 GMT How Hemingway Inspired a Cyclist to Scale the Heights of Northern Vietnam (Jon Aspin. Photos by Dale Nottingham.) Thu, 10 Jan 2019 13:21:13 GMT To Improve Its Reading Culture, Vietnam Needs to Teach Children to Love Books: Expert,-vietnam-needs-to-teach-children-to-love-books-expert (Saigoneer.) Wed, 09 Jan 2019 10:07:25 GMT,-vietnam-needs-to-teach-children-to-love-books-expert 13.4% of All Vietnamese Flights Were Delayed Last Year: CAAV (Saigoneer.) Wed, 09 Jan 2019 10:09:35 GMT [Illustrations] What If Saigon's Street Vendors Were in an 8-Bit Nintendo Game? (Saigoneer.) Wed, 09 Jan 2019 06:57:38 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Loses 2-3 to Iraq in AFC Asian Cup Opener (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Wed, 09 Jan 2019 01:54:32 GMT Japan Imposes JPY1,000 Departure Tax on All Foreign Visitors,000-departure-tax-on-all-foreign-visitors (Saigoneer.) Tue, 08 Jan 2019 09:17:51 GMT,000-departure-tax-on-all-foreign-visitors [Photos] Saigon Couple Becomes 'Inmates for Life' in Prison-Themed Wedding Photos (Saigoneer.) Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:47:22 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Targets 14% Credit Growth This Year, Report Says,-report-says (Saigoneer. Photo by Minh Duc.) Tue, 08 Jan 2019 01:46:49 GMT,-report-says Storm Pabuk Missed Vietnam, but Its Rain Damaged Mekong Delta Flower Farms,-but-its-rain-is-threatening-mekong-delta-flower-farms (Saigoneer. Photo by Andy Ip Thien.) Tue, 08 Jan 2019 02:48:44 GMT,-but-its-rain-is-threatening-mekong-delta-flower-farms Starbucks Vietnam Introduces Strawless Lids, Seeks to Curb Single-Use Plastic From 2019,-seeks-to-curb-single-use-plastic-from-2019 (Saigoneer.) Tue, 08 Jan 2019 02:42:58 GMT,-seeks-to-curb-single-use-plastic-from-2019 Vietnam Approves Additional Funding for Saigon's Metro Line 1, 2,-2 (Saigoneer. Photo by Michael Tatarski.) Mon, 07 Jan 2019 09:40:57 GMT,-2 [Photos] Vung Tau in 1970: Bars, Beaches and a Bustling Bazaar,-beaches-and-bustling-bazaar-2 (Saigoneer.) Mon, 07 Jan 2019 05:32:10 GMT,-beaches-and-bustling-bazaar-2 Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam to Test 5G Mobile Network This Year (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Mon, 07 Jan 2019 02:00:32 GMT The Unexpected Delight of Italian Baked Tarts in Misty Da Lat (Mervin Lee. Photos by Mervin Lee.) Sun, 06 Jan 2019 06:27:20 GMT Saigon Will Spend Over $11m to Fix 34 Old Apartments in D5: Official$11m-to-fix-34-old-apartments-in-d5-official (Saigoneer. Photo by Christian Berg,) Mon, 07 Jan 2019 09:29:55 GMT$11m-to-fix-34-old-apartments-in-d5-official Saigoneers Spend VND270,000 Monthly on Snacks, Coffee and Milk Tea: Report,000-monthly-on-snacks,-coffee-and-milk-tea-report (Saigoneer.) Fri, 04 Jan 2019 11:07:36 GMT,000-monthly-on-snacks,-coffee-and-milk-tea-report Packaged Identities: How Curry Powder Made Its Way From India Into Vietnamese Homes (Thi Nguyen. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Sun, 06 Jan 2019 15:47:55 GMT Vietnam's Airports Projected to Welcome 112m Passengers in 2019, 8m More than 2018,-8m-more-than-2018 (Saigoneer.) Fri, 04 Jan 2019 07:59:40 GMT,-8m-more-than-2018 Morning Stories Roundup: HCMC Districts Use Apps for Admin Reform, Management,-management (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Fri, 04 Jan 2019 02:13:04 GMT,-management [Photos] A Set of Trippy Collages That Blend Hao Hao Noodles With Mona Lisa (Saigoneer.) Thu, 03 Jan 2019 23:38:20 GMT Drunk Driver Plunges Container Truck Into 25 Motorbikes at Traffic Light, Killing 4,-killing-4 (Saigoneer.) Thu, 03 Jan 2019 23:57:32 GMT,-killing-4 Vietnam Braces for First Storm of 2019, Typhoon Pabuk, This Weekend,-typhoon-pabuk,-this-weekend (Saigoneer.) Thu, 03 Jan 2019 04:25:57 GMT,-typhoon-pabuk,-this-weekend Morning Stories Roundup: Da Lat Tourist App, Street Crime Unit and Using Data in Urban Planning,-street-crime-unit-and-using-data-in-urban-planning (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 03 Jan 2019 00:30:00 GMT,-street-crime-unit-and-using-data-in-urban-planning [Photos] Local Architects Create Modular Rest Stop Amid Nghe An's Tea Oasis (Saigoneer.) Wed, 02 Jan 2019 11:00:50 GMT Long Thanh Airport Construction to Begin in 2020, Finish in 2025,-finish-in-2025 (Saigoneer.) Wed, 02 Jan 2019 07:22:34 GMT,-finish-in-2025 [Video] Saigon Jewelry Brand Wins Hearts With Inclusive TVC Featuring Gay Couple (Saigoneer.) Wed, 02 Jan 2019 07:06:00 GMT Vietnam Orders Grab to Pay Vinasun $206,000 Due to 'Unfair Competition'$206,000-due-to-unfair-competition (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Wed, 02 Jan 2019 07:00:25 GMT$206,000-due-to-unfair-competition Weekend Stories Roundup: 9 Vietnamese Victims of Egypt Bomb Attack Return Home (Saigoneer. Photo by Lee Starnes.) Wed, 02 Jan 2019 02:35:06 GMT 4 Killed After Roadside Bomb Strikes Bus Full of Vietnamese Tourists in Egypt (Saigoneer.) Mon, 31 Dec 2018 02:45:37 GMT Robot Combat Show Brings Metallic Carnage to Primetime in Vietnam (Harry Hodge. Photos courtesy of Robofght.) Sun, 30 Dec 2018 07:17:26 GMT The First Annual Saigoneer Golden Plastic Stool Awards for Best Hẻm Gemsẻm-gems (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang and Tammy Le.) Wed, 02 Jan 2019 07:56:13 GMTẻm-gems First Flight of Bamboo Airways Is Once Again Delayed to Next January (Saigoneer.) Sat, 29 Dec 2018 04:28:09 GMT Nearly 1,000 Hectares of Vietnamese Forest Lost in 2018: Official,000-hectares-of-vietnamese-forest-lost-in-2018-official (Saigoneer.) Fri, 28 Dec 2018 05:10:27 GMT,000-hectares-of-vietnamese-forest-lost-in-2018-official Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Ends 2018 With Highest GDP Growth Rate in 11 Years (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Fri, 28 Dec 2018 01:48:54 GMT [Video] At FEEL It Festival, a Full Display of Saigon's Vibrant Street Culture,-a-full-display-of-saigon-s-vibrant-street-culture (Saigoneer. Photos by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 27 Dec 2018 09:00:00 GMT,-a-full-display-of-saigon-s-vibrant-street-culture What We Know So Far About the 152 Vietnamese Tourists Who Went Missing in Taiwan (Saigoneer) Thu, 27 Dec 2018 10:33:19 GMT Lam Dong Officials Announce Ambitious 7-Year Project to Make Da Lat 'Smart City' (Saigoneer.) Thu, 27 Dec 2018 08:01:30 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: More Bus Routes in Hanoi and Football Winning Streak (Saigoneer. Photo by Lee Starnes.) Thu, 27 Dec 2018 01:51:53 GMT Saigoneer Bookshelf: Multitudes Contained in 'Red Thread' by Teresa Mei Chuc (Paul Christiansen.) Wed, 26 Dec 2018 22:22:26 GMT Saigon to Ban Disruptive Digging on 88 Major Streets in 2019 (Saigoneer.) Thu, 27 Dec 2018 00:24:05 GMT [Photos] A Stroll on the Quaint Streets of 1920s Chau Doc (Saigoneer.) Thu, 27 Dec 2018 00:21:25 GMT Bottom Trawling, Fine-Mesh Fishing Are Wiping out Vietnam's Fish Supplies,-fine-mesh-fishing-are-wiping-out-vietnam-s-fish-supplies (Saigoneer.) Wed, 26 Dec 2018 10:17:22 GMT,-fine-mesh-fishing-are-wiping-out-vietnam-s-fish-supplies Morning Stories Roundup: HCMC Predicted to Face Shortage of 90,000 Workers,000-workers (Saigoneer. Photo by Minh Duc.) Wed, 26 Dec 2018 01:31:31 GMT,000-workers Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral Renovation Project to Extend to 2023 (Saigoneer.) Tue, 25 Dec 2018 09:52:30 GMT [Illustrations] Four Festive Cards for a Very Saigoneer Christmas (Saigoneer. Illustrations by Hannah Hoang and Tammy Le.) Tue, 25 Dec 2018 04:42:54 GMT After a Year Without Salary, Saigon Veterinary Department Sees Mass Exodus of Employees,-saigon-veterinary-department-sees-mass-exodus-of-employees (Saigoneer.) Tue, 25 Dec 2018 04:32:29 GMT,-saigon-veterinary-department-sees-mass-exodus-of-employees Morning Stories Roundup: Ly Son High-Speed Boats and Qatar Airways Direct Flights to Da Nang (Saigoneer. Photo by Lee Starnes.) Tue, 25 Dec 2018 01:46:26 GMT In Vietnam, Fake Death Certificates Are Weaponized to Hack Facebook Accounts,-fake-death-certificates-are-weaponized-to-hack-facebook-accounts (Saigoneer.) Mon, 24 Dec 2018 09:28:22 GMT,-fake-death-certificates-are-weaponized-to-hack-facebook-accounts Autographed Jersey of Football Team Sold for $30,000 to Build Bridge in Poor Community$30,000-to-build-bridge-in-poor-community (Saigoneer.) Mon, 24 Dec 2018 09:33:00 GMT$30,000-to-build-bridge-in-poor-community Vietnam Might End 2018 With 7% in Growth, a 10-Year High, Experts Say,-a-10-year-high,-experts-say (Saigoneer.) Mon, 24 Dec 2018 05:02:03 GMT,-a-10-year-high,-experts-say Weekend Stories Roundup: Saigon Fireworks, Golden Ball Award and Tsunami in Indonesia,-golden-ball-award-and-tsunami-in-indonesia (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Mon, 24 Dec 2018 01:27:34 GMT,-golden-ball-award-and-tsunami-in-indonesia [Photos] This Football-Themed Wedding Album Taken During Bão in Saigon Is Peak Vietnamão-in-saigon-is-peak-vietnam (Saigoneer.) Mon, 01 Apr 2019 03:07:16 GMTão-in-saigon-is-peak-vietnam With Across the Forest, Space Monkies Display Knack for Impromptu Experiences (Jesús Lopez Gomez. Top photo by Anh Thi.) Tue, 25 Dec 2018 07:03:56 GMT Vietnam Drops 7 Spots in Global Gender Equality Report (Saigoneer.) Sat, 22 Dec 2018 14:18:18 GMT [Illustrations] From Street Snacks To Homecooked Meals, Vietnam's Diverse Cuisine Illustrated,-local-illustrators-capture-the-heart-of-vietnam-s-eating-culture (Saigoneer.) Sat, 22 Dec 2018 14:16:05 GMT,-local-illustrators-capture-the-heart-of-vietnam-s-eating-culture Nearly Every Vietnamese Internet User Shops Online: Report. (Saigoneer.) Fri, 21 Dec 2018 13:04:43 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Welcomes 15 Millionth Foreign Visitor of 2018 (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 21 Dec 2018 00:04:21 GMT [Video] Saigon, The City of Contrasts, Where Past Meets Present,-the-city-of-contrasts,-where-past-meets-present (Saigoneer.) Mon, 07 Jan 2019 07:02:18 GMT,-the-city-of-contrasts,-where-past-meets-present Polish-Vietnamese Student Becomes Latest Winner of MasterChef Poland (Saigoneer.) Thu, 20 Dec 2018 06:19:37 GMT Vietjet Air Launches Direct Flight Route From Saigon to Osaka (Saigoneer.) Thu, 20 Dec 2018 03:42:49 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Joins UN Commission on International Trade Law (Saigoneer. Photo by Minh Duc.) Wed, 19 Dec 2018 23:30:00 GMT Vietnam To Control Antibiotics Abuse Using E-Government (Saigoneer.) Wed, 19 Dec 2018 09:44:22 GMT [Photos] A Photographer's Quest to Capture Every Location in Vintage Posters of Kobe (Saigoneer.) Wed, 19 Dec 2018 06:58:30 GMT Vietnamese Man Wins Prestigious Maurice Audin Prize (Saigoneer.) Wed, 19 Dec 2018 09:49:07 GMT Finding a "Just Transition" as Vietnam Confronts Climate Change (Mai Hoang. Top photo by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 15 Jan 2019 03:54:16 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: HCMC to Host Flower Street for 7 Days During Tet (Saigoneer. Photo by Lee Starnes.) Wed, 19 Dec 2018 00:30:00 GMT [Photos] Take a Trip Back In Time To Ong Lanh Bridge (Saigoneer.) Wed, 19 Dec 2018 06:35:36 GMT Vietnam Officially Designates December 12 the Day of Pho (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 18 Dec 2018 07:46:26 GMT Vietnam Considers E-Passports for Citizens in 2020 (Saigoneer.) Tue, 18 Dec 2018 03:47:05 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Hoi An Ecotourism, New Ransomware and Thieves in Drag,-new-ransomware-and-thieves-in-drag (Saigoneer. Photo by Triet Thai.) Tue, 18 Dec 2018 00:30:00 GMT,-new-ransomware-and-thieves-in-drag H'Hen Nie Is the First Vietnamese to Make Top 5 of Miss Universe (Saigoneer.) Mon, 17 Dec 2018 12:44:00 GMT Overcoming a Small-Scale Mindset to Grow Startups in Vietnam (Benjamin Bathke. Top photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 18 Dec 2018 07:03:00 GMT Saigoneer Podcast: Year in Review and a Look Ahead to 2019 (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 17 Dec 2018 04:53:13 GMT Coach Park Hang-Seo Dedicates $100,000 in Prize Money to Develop Vietnam Football$100,000-in-prize-money-to-develop-vietnam-football (Saigoneer.) Mon, 17 Dec 2018 04:47:23 GMT$100,000-in-prize-money-to-develop-vietnam-football Weekend Stories Roundup: Over 100 Vehicles Impounded as Saigon Celebrates Vietnam’s AFF Victory’s-aff-victory (Saigoneer. Photos by Sebastia Galbany.) Mon, 17 Dec 2018 00:30:00 GMT’s-aff-victory Football Fans Pull Bão All-Nighter as Vietnam Wins AFF Cup Again After 10 Yearsão-all-nighter-as-vietnam-wins-aff-cup-again-after-10-years (Saigoneer. Photo by Michael Tatarski.) Mon, 17 Dec 2018 01:25:49 GMTão-all-nighter-as-vietnam-wins-aff-cup-again-after-10-years A Vietnamese Web Series Just Made YouTube's Top 10 Trending Videos of 2018 (Saigoneer.) Sun, 16 Dec 2018 01:56:29 GMT A New Homegrown Ride-Hailing App Will Launch in Vietnam Next Week (Saigoneer.) Sun, 16 Dec 2018 04:12:20 GMT Hẻm Gems: Mexican Simplicity and Zen-Like Tacos in D3ẻm-gems-mexican-simplicity-and-zen-like-tacos-in-a-d4-strip-mall (Pavan Shamdasani. Photos by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 02 Apr 2019 07:16:25 GMTẻm-gems-mexican-simplicity-and-zen-like-tacos-in-a-d4-strip-mall Morning Stories Roundup: First Japan TV Channel, Illegal Logging and Honored Academic,-illegal-logging-and-honored-academic (Saigoneer. Photo by Huu Chien.) Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:30:00 GMT,-illegal-logging-and-honored-academic Thousands of Myanmar Women Are Trafficked for Forced Marriage in China: Report (Saigoneer.) Thu, 13 Dec 2018 09:08:47 GMT [Illustrations] An Ode to Sữa Ông Thọ and the Games of Our Saigon Childhoodữa-ông-thọ-and-the-games-of-our-saigon-childhood (Saigoneer.) Thu, 13 Dec 2018 10:42:46 GMTữa-ông-thọ-and-the-games-of-our-saigon-childhood Saigon to Remove Tan Son Nhat Golf Course to Make Room for Airport Expansion (Saigoneer.) Thu, 13 Dec 2018 07:59:34 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: HCMC, Hanoi, Ha Long Enter Top 100 City Destinations in 2018,-hanoi,-ha-long-enter-top-100-city-destinations-in-2018 (Saigoneer. Photo by Minh Duc.) Thu, 13 Dec 2018 02:10:00 GMT,-hanoi,-ha-long-enter-top-100-city-destinations-in-2018 Examining Vietnam's Modernity Through the Lens of South Asian Independent Documentaries (Thi Nguyen.) Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:05:30 GMT Have the Same Name as a Football Player? This Station Will Give You Free Gas. (Saigoneer.) Wed, 12 Dec 2018 11:54:54 GMT Vietnam Wants to Create Homegrown Alternative to Facebook (Saigoneer.) Wed, 12 Dec 2018 06:37:20 GMT [Photos] Vietnam's 1969 Street Fashion Story as Told Through Honda Cubs (Saigoneer.) Wed, 12 Dec 2018 04:38:13 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Held to 2-2 Draw by Malaysia in AFF Final (Saigoneer. Photo by Sebastia Galbany.) Wed, 12 Dec 2018 01:37:24 GMT Hẻm Gems: At Thương Library, a Shrine to Leonard Cohen and How the Light Gets Inẻm-gems-at-thương-library,-a-shrine-to-leonard-cohen-and-how-the-light-gets-in (Khoi Pham. Photos by Mervin Lee.) Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:01:49 GMTẻm-gems-at-thương-library,-a-shrine-to-leonard-cohen-and-how-the-light-gets-in [Photos] VTN Architects Transform Nghe An Rooftop Cafe With Impressive Swirling Bamboo Dome (Saigoneer.) Tue, 11 Dec 2018 11:20:16 GMT Vietnam Among Top 10 Most Weather-Wrecked Countries in 2017: Report (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Wed, 12 Dec 2018 01:46:51 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: AFF Final, Canal Blockage and Bui Giang Painting,-canal-blockage-and-bui-giang-painting (Saigoneer. Photo by Lee Starnes.) Tue, 11 Dec 2018 00:30:00 GMT,-canal-blockage-and-bui-giang-painting Why a New Grass-Roots Anti-Abortion Campaign Is Generating Hate Online (Saigoneer.) Tue, 11 Dec 2018 11:11:03 GMT Saigon Schools to Install CCTV Cameras to Combat Child Abuse (Saigoneer.) Mon, 10 Dec 2018 11:29:42 GMT Saigoneer Podcast: English as an Official Language; Vietnam Cliches in Foreign Media; and Food Writer Soleil Ho (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 10 Dec 2018 11:12:30 GMT After Historic Rainfall Hits Da Nang, Residents Abandon Cars for Kayaks,-residents-abandon-cars-for-kayaks (Saigoneer.) Mon, 10 Dec 2018 11:25:53 GMT,-residents-abandon-cars-for-kayaks Weekend Stories Roundup: National Carrier Most Punctual Among Local Airlines, Report Says,-report-says (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Mon, 10 Dec 2018 01:56:15 GMT,-report-says Amid Dwindling Readership, Is Digitization the Key to Save Vietnam's Libraries?,-is-digitization-the-key-to-save-vietnam-s-libraries (Saigoneer.) Sun, 09 Dec 2018 07:10:40 GMT,-is-digitization-the-key-to-save-vietnam-s-libraries [Video] In 'Công,' Suboi Delivers Full-Throated Anthem for Young Vietnamese Womenông,-suboi-delivers-full-throated-anthem-for-young-vietnamese-women (Saigoneer.) Sun, 09 Dec 2018 03:45:40 GMTông,-suboi-delivers-full-throated-anthem-for-young-vietnamese-women A Night of Revelations at the Saigon Opera House (Jonathan Rogers. Photos courtesy of the HCMC Ballet Symphony Orchestra.) Sat, 08 Dec 2018 09:47:02 GMT Vietnam Aims to Boost GDP per Capita to $6,500 by 2030, $10,000 by 2035$6,500-by-2030,-$10,000-by-2035 (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 07 Dec 2018 09:24:01 GMT$6,500-by-2030,-$10,000-by-2035 Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Beats Philippines in Hanoi to Face Malaysia in AFF Final (Saigoneer. Photo by Sebastia Galbany.) Fri, 07 Dec 2018 01:47:59 GMT Apple Assembler Foxconn Considers Opening iPhone Factory in Vietnam (Saigoneer.) Thu, 06 Dec 2018 04:47:21 GMT Saigon Zoo Welcomes Adorable New Baby Giraffe (Saigoneer.) Thu, 06 Dec 2018 06:56:35 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Facebook’s Country Director in Vietnam Resigns’s-country-director-in-vietnam-resigns (Saigoneer. Photo by Lee Starnes.) Thu, 06 Dec 2018 02:01:43 GMT’s-country-director-in-vietnam-resigns Vietnam Launches Major Program to Provide Anti-HIV Pills in 11 Localities (Saigoneer.) Wed, 05 Dec 2018 10:24:44 GMT From Entrepreneur to Organic Farmer: A Hmong Woman's Quest to Better Sapa (Tam Le. Photos by Tam Le.) Wed, 05 Dec 2018 10:22:05 GMT New Luxury Bus Service Will Run From Tan Son Nhat Airport to Vung Tau (Saigoneer.) Wed, 05 Dec 2018 05:14:41 GMT [Photos] Local Photographer Creates Hilarious Tetraptychs of Hanoi's Common Traffic Offenses (Saigoneer) Wed, 05 Dec 2018 02:56:02 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Airlines Eyes Stock Market Listing in 2019 (Saigoneer. Photo by Brian Letwin.) Wed, 05 Dec 2018 01:32:17 GMT [Photos] A Visual Tour of Late 1960s Saigon by Brian Wickham (Saigoneer.) Tue, 04 Dec 2018 11:30:21 GMT [Photos] A Quiet Saturday at Saigon's Greenest Tomb, Lang Ong Ba Chieu,-lang-ong-ba-chieu (Khoi Pham. Photos courtesy of Nguyen Hoang Ky Anh.) Tue, 04 Dec 2018 11:28:14 GMT,-lang-ong-ba-chieu After E-Scooter, Vingroup to Launch 4 New Smartphones This Month,-vingroup-to-launch-4-new-smartphones-this-month (Saigoneer.) Tue, 04 Dec 2018 11:23:09 GMT,-vingroup-to-launch-4-new-smartphones-this-month Information Minister Suggests Making English Vietnam's 2nd Official Language (Saigoneer.) Mon, 03 Dec 2018 12:41:40 GMT Saigoneer Getaways: Off the Beaten Path in Hong Kong's Old-School Side (Pavan Shamdasani. Photos by Pavan Shamdasani.) Mon, 03 Dec 2018 12:37:12 GMT Saigoneer Podcast: The Retro/Vintage Aesthetic Trend and a Street Food Update (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 03 Dec 2018 05:17:32 GMT Vietnam Men's Football Team Enters World's Top 100 Again After 7 Years (Saigoneer.) Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:15:06 GMT Weekend Stories Roundup: Grab, Vinasun to Negotiate $1.8m Compensation Dispute,-vinasun-to-negotiate-$1-8m-compensation-dispute (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 03 Dec 2018 01:52:55 GMT,-vinasun-to-negotiate-$1-8m-compensation-dispute Morning Stories Roundup: Sunflower Campaign, Gia Lai Shooting and Swine Flu Comeback,-gia-lai-shooting-and-swine-flu-comeback (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Mon, 03 Dec 2018 16:15:40 GMT,-gia-lai-shooting-and-swine-flu-comeback German-Vietnamese Artist Linh TNX Blends Trap and R&B in Latest Single 'S.O.S' (Michael Tatarski. Photo by Charley Vo.) 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Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:30:00 GMT,-quality-of-life-study-and-vietnamese-mobile-games Saigon Introduces New Buses With CCTV Cameras in Effort to Reduce Sexual Harassment (Saigoneer.) Thu, 29 Nov 2018 11:42:02 GMT [Photos] An Ancient Scroll Depicts the Wondrous World of Japanese Bakemono (Saigoneer.) Fri, 30 Nov 2018 02:02:26 GMT Mui Ne's Suoi Tien Damaged by Tourist Activities, Illegal Construction,-illegal-construction (Saigoneer. Top photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 29 Nov 2018 04:53:02 GMT,-illegal-construction Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Invests $303.5m Abroad in 11 Months$303-5m-abroad-in-11-months (Saigoneer. Photo by Nguyen Huu Chien.) Thu, 29 Nov 2018 02:12:20 GMT$303-5m-abroad-in-11-months Saigon Metro Project Will Halt If Unpaid Bills Are Not Settled, Japanese Ambassador Warns,-japanese-ambassador-warns (Saigoneer.) Wed, 28 Nov 2018 10:48:00 GMT,-japanese-ambassador-warns South Korea to Grant 5-Year Multiple-Entry Visa to Saigon, Hanoi, Da Nang Residents,-hanoi,-da-nang-residents (Saigoneer.) Thu, 29 Nov 2018 04:13:12 GMT,-hanoi,-da-nang-residents [Photos] What's Inside Beloved Binh Tay Market's Glorious Comeback? (Kevin Lee.) Wed, 28 Nov 2018 05:00:00 GMT [Photos] 30 Black-and-White Photos of 1947 Vietnam's Landscapes by Michel Huet (Saigoneer.) Wed, 28 Nov 2018 06:52:34 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: New Coffee Museum and Greenhouse Gas Report (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Wed, 28 Nov 2018 21:53:20 GMT Meet Le Huong Giang, Vietnam Television's First Blind Newscaster,-vietnam-television-s-first-blind-newscaster (Saigoneer.) Wed, 28 Nov 2018 02:58:13 GMT,-vietnam-television-s-first-blind-newscaster Saigon to Allocate $30m to Preserve, Renovate Local Cultural Heritage Sites$30m-to-preserve,-renovate-local-cultural-heritage-sites (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 27 Nov 2018 11:24:22 GMT$30m-to-preserve,-renovate-local-cultural-heritage-sites Morning Stories Roundup: Submerged Saigon Basements, Coconut Factory and Chinese 'Designer Babies',-coconut-factory-and-chinese-designer-babies (Saigoneer. Photo by Minh Duc.) Tue, 27 Nov 2018 02:35:34 GMT,-coconut-factory-and-chinese-designer-babies VietJet Employee Assaulted in Thanh Hoa by 3 Men After Refusing to Join Group Selfie (Saigoneer.) Mon, 26 Nov 2018 09:08:36 GMT Taiwan Votes Against Marriage Equality in Referendum, but Not All Is Lost,-but-not-all-is-lost (Saigoneer.) Mon, 26 Nov 2018 09:07:16 GMT,-but-not-all-is-lost Typhoon Usagi Causes Longest, Heaviest Rain and Worst Flood in Saigon History,-heaviest-rain-and-worst-flood-in-saigon-history (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 26 Nov 2018 09:05:27 GMT,-heaviest-rain-and-worst-flood-in-saigon-history Weekend Stories Roundup: Falling Tree Kills Saigon Man Amid Typhoon Usagi (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 26 Nov 2018 00:30:00 GMT Vietnam Beats Cambodia 3-0 to Advance to AFF Semi-Finals (Saigoneer.) Sun, 25 Nov 2018 05:42:48 GMT More Smart Toilets Coming To Vietnam's Local Bus Stations“five-stars”-toilets-coming-to-vietnam-local-bus-stations (Saigoneer.) Sat, 24 Nov 2018 07:26:34 GMT“five-stars”-toilets-coming-to-vietnam-local-bus-stations Laiday Refill Station Sells a Sustainable Lifestyle to All Saigoneers (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Michael Tatarski.) Tue, 16 Jul 2019 07:40:15 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Tropical Depression to Strengthen into Storm, Threatening South-Central Vietnam,-threatening-south-central-vietnam (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Sat, 24 Nov 2018 17:50:40 GMT,-threatening-south-central-vietnam Hẻm Gem: Spicy Phá Lấu Skewers Worth Suffering Traffic Forẻm-gem-spicy-phá-lấu-skewers-worth-suffering-traffic-for (An Dang. Photos by Michael Tatarski.) Tue, 02 Apr 2019 07:34:35 GMTẻm-gem-spicy-phá-lấu-skewers-worth-suffering-traffic-for It's Official: Bánh Mì-Inspired Dress Selected As Vietnam's National Costume For Miss Universe (Saigoneer.) Sat, 24 Nov 2018 06:59:27 GMT [Photos] Soc Son's Home Among the Pines (Saigoneer.) Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT Gas Tank Truck Catches On Fire, Kills 6 In Binh Phuoc,-kills-6-in-binh-phuoc (Saigoneer.) Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:22:34 GMT,-kills-6-in-binh-phuoc Morning Stories Roundup: Green Cover Area Reduces 50 Percent in HCMC (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 22 Nov 2018 02:25:04 GMT Saigon Heat Overcome Early Butterflies, Outduel Knights in Season Debut,-outduel-knights-in-season-debut (Harry Hodge. Photos by Kevin Lee.) Wed, 21 Nov 2018 07:12:45 GMT,-outduel-knights-in-season-debut District 1 Wants To Completely Ban Traffic on Nguyen Hue In 2020 (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Wed, 21 Nov 2018 07:12:36 GMT [Photos] An Exploration Into Vietnam's History Through Black-and-White Portraiture (Saigoneer.) Wed, 21 Nov 2018 04:02:20 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Death Toll from Nha Trang Landslides Rises to 17 (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Wed, 21 Nov 2018 02:12:04 GMT [Photos] This Instagram Account Is A Visual Ode to Walls in Japan (Saigoneer.) Tue, 20 Nov 2018 10:00:00 GMT 44% of Male Students Have First Drink by Age 14: Study (Saigoneer.) Tue, 20 Nov 2018 04:58:14 GMT 14 Dead Admidst Devastating Landslides in Nha Trang (Saigoneer.) Tue, 20 Nov 2018 04:46:45 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Students May Get Days off as HCMC Braces for Tropical Depression (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 20 Nov 2018 00:30:00 GMT Vietnam Might Be Punished Next Match After Fans Set off Flares Mid-Game (Saigoneer.) Mon, 19 Nov 2018 07:39:44 GMT [Video] These Facial Expressions Saigoneers Make While Driving Will Brighten up Your Day (Saigoneer.) Mon, 19 Nov 2018 05:11:58 GMT Saigoneer Podcast: Vietnam's Beauty Pageant Obsession; Bad Behavior by Vietnamese Abroad (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 19 Nov 2018 04:16:20 GMT Saigon Amps up Efforts to Promote Trash Sorting, Recycling,-recycling (Saigoneer.) Mon, 19 Nov 2018 04:07:30 GMT,-recycling Weekend Stories Roundup: Hanoi Horse Racetrack and Prayers for Traffic Victims (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Mon, 19 Nov 2018 01:25:52 GMT 647 Pines Recently Poisoned in Lam Dong With Culprit Still at Large (Saigoneer.) Sun, 18 Nov 2018 04:46:31 GMT Vietnam to Test 5G Technology Next Year for 2020 Launch (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Sun, 18 Nov 2018 04:25:16 GMT What We Talk About When We Talk About Bánh Mìánh-mì (Saigoneer. Photos by Kevin Lee. Graphic by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:31:37 GMTánh-mì In Vietnam, Markets Still Beat Convenience Stores, but That Might Change Soon,-markets-still-beat-convenience-stores,-but-that-might-change-soon (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 16 Nov 2018 04:46:31 GMT,-markets-still-beat-convenience-stores,-but-that-might-change-soon Morning Stories Roundup: English Proficiency, Climate Change and Museum Cats,-climate-change-and-museum-cats (Saigoneer. Photo by Brian Letwin.) Fri, 16 Nov 2018 02:01:46 GMT,-climate-change-and-museum-cats Car Careens Into Motorbikes in D7, Killing One While Driver Flees Scene,-killing-one-while-driver-flees-scene (Saigoneer.) Thu, 15 Nov 2018 10:56:17 GMT,-killing-one-while-driver-flees-scene [Video] A Tilt-Shift Travelogue Showcases Stalinist Architecture, Everyday Nationalism in Pyongyang,-everyday-nationalism-in-pyongyang (Saigoneer.) Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:20:27 GMT,-everyday-nationalism-in-pyongyang Vietnamese Students Contribute $881m to US Economy in 2017$881m-to-us-economy-in-2017 (Saigoneer.) Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:10:59 GMT$881m-to-us-economy-in-2017 Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Coffee Exports Jump to Record High of 1.8m Tons (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Thu, 15 Nov 2018 00:30:00 GMT After Long Thanh, 5 Provincial Cities Also Request International Airports,-5-provincial-cities-also-request-international-airports (Saigoneer.) Thu, 15 Nov 2018 03:32:25 GMT,-5-provincial-cities-also-request-international-airports Saigoneer Bookshelf: A Touch of Magical Realism in 'The Cemetery of Chua Village' (Paul Christiansen.) Thu, 15 Nov 2018 04:50:35 GMT [Photos] In 1995 Vietnam, a Paradise for Honda Cubs and Xích Lô,-a-paradise-for-honda-cubs-and-xích-lô (Saigoneer.) Wed, 14 Nov 2018 06:23:24 GMT,-a-paradise-for-honda-cubs-and-xích-lô After Month-Long Delay, Vietnam Officially Allows Bamboo Airways to Take Off,-vietnam-officially-allows-bamboo-airways-to-take-off (Saigoneer.) Wed, 14 Nov 2018 06:40:55 GMT,-vietnam-officially-allows-bamboo-airways-to-take-off Morning Stories Roundup: North-South Railway, Repatriation and Foreign Talents,-repatriation-and-foreign-talents (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Wed, 14 Nov 2018 00:30:00 GMT,-repatriation-and-foreign-talents Asia's Latest Pokémon GO Icon Is a Taiwanese Grandpa Who Uses 11 Phones to Playémon-go-icon-is-a-taiwanese-grandpa-who-uses-11-phones-to-play (Saigoneer.) Tue, 13 Nov 2018 13:51:55 GMTémon-go-icon-is-a-taiwanese-grandpa-who-uses-11-phones-to-play [Illustrations] A Watercolor Food Alphabet for the Hungry Typographer (Saigoneer.) Tue, 13 Nov 2018 10:43:24 GMT A Saigon Hospital Just Added Scooter Ambulances for Hẻm Emergenciesẻm-emergencies (Saigoneer.) Wed, 14 Nov 2018 02:55:10 GMTẻm-emergencies Morning Stories Roundup: HCMC Sees Sharp Rise in Dengue Fever Cases (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Tue, 13 Nov 2018 00:30:00 GMT [Photos] A Visit to Da Nang's New Cutting-Edge Coffee Roaster (Saigoneer.) Mon, 12 Nov 2018 15:13:54 GMT Vietnam Forms Toilet Association, Seeks to Give Everyone Free Public Toilets,-seeks-to-give-everyone-free-public-toilets (Saigoneer.) Mon, 12 Nov 2018 15:11:58 GMT,-seeks-to-give-everyone-free-public-toilets Saigoneer Podcast: VinFast's New Electric Motorbike; Adapting Foreign Dishes to Local Tastes (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 12 Nov 2018 05:00:00 GMT Vietnamese-Australian Woman Accused of Putting Needles Inside Strawberries (Saigoneer.) Mon, 12 Nov 2018 07:09:49 GMT Weekend Stories Roundup: HCMC to Spend VND2.5bn on Traffic Cameras (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 12 Nov 2018 01:54:07 GMT 5.4m Mobile World Customers Could Be Affected by Alleged Data Hack (Saigoneer. Photo by Mike Tatarski.) Sun, 11 Nov 2018 07:45:24 GMT Activist Diep Vuong Named Global Citizen of the Year for Work to Fight Human Trafficking (Saigoneer.) Fri, 09 Nov 2018 08:49:46 GMT Hẻm Gems: Come for the Architecture, Stay for the Architectureẻm-gems-come-for-the-architecture,-stay-for-the-architecture (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Mervin Lee.) Fri, 09 Nov 2018 08:46:22 GMTẻm-gems-come-for-the-architecture,-stay-for-the-architecture Busy Bookaholics, Behold Saigon's First-Ever Book Vending Machine,-behold-saigon-s-first-ever-book-vending-machine (Saigoneer. Photos by Duc Van.) Fri, 09 Nov 2018 08:44:15 GMT,-behold-saigon-s-first-ever-book-vending-machine Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Beat Laos 3-0 in AFF Championship Opener (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 09 Nov 2018 01:42:30 GMT A Rare Look Inside the Hue Imperial Court in 1895 in Watercolor (Saigoneer.) Fri, 09 Nov 2018 08:42:12 GMT Paintings by Artist Bui Xuan Phai on Display in London Asian Art Week (Saigoneer.) Fri, 09 Nov 2018 08:40:42 GMT Rescuers Race Against Time to Save Miners Trapped by Flooded Hoa Binh Cave (Saigoneer.) Fri, 09 Nov 2018 04:21:07 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Ranks 44th in English Proficiency Index (Saigoneer. Photo by Brian Letwin.) Thu, 08 Nov 2018 01:50:35 GMT Vietnamese-American Writer Ocean Vuong to Release Debut Novel Next Year (Saigoneer.) Wed, 07 Nov 2018 12:09:30 GMT Vietnamese Farmers Spend $989m on Imported Pesticides Last Year: Report$989m-on-imported-pesticides-last-year-report (Saigoneer.) Wed, 07 Nov 2018 12:05:31 GMT$989m-on-imported-pesticides-last-year-report [Illustrations] A Halcyon Hanoi Through Artist Pham Anh's Ultra-Realistic Oil Paintings (Saigoneer.) Wed, 07 Nov 2018 07:03:36 GMT Vietnamese Actor Wins Rookie Award at Tokyo Film Festival for Role in 'Song Lang' (Saigoneer.) Wed, 07 Nov 2018 06:57:38 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Jetstar Sacks 2 Workers for Flinging Passenger Luggage (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Wed, 07 Nov 2018 00:30:00 GMT VinFast to Launch New Electronic Scooter Called 'Klara' This Month (Saigoneer.) Wed, 07 Nov 2018 04:01:00 GMT VietJet Signs $6.5bn Contract With Airbus for 50 New A321neo Planes$6-5bn-contract-with-airbus-for-50-new-a321neo-planes (Saigoneer.) Tue, 06 Nov 2018 10:30:29 GMT$6-5bn-contract-with-airbus-for-50-new-a321neo-planes Japan Officials Discover Vietnamese Word in Vandalism of 15th-Century Castle Ruins (Saigoneer.) Tue, 06 Nov 2018 09:48:11 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: School Milk Program and Eliminating Loan Sharks in Saigon (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 06 Nov 2018 02:37:54 GMT 42m Vietnamese Use Facebook Daily, Among Highest Rates in Southeast Asia,-among-highest-rates-in-southeast-asia (Saigoneer.) Tue, 06 Nov 2018 07:43:42 GMT,-among-highest-rates-in-southeast-asia Saigon's Bus Station Projects Lag Behind Due to Overlapping Plans, Limited Land,-limited-land (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 05 Nov 2018 11:58:56 GMT,-limited-land Saigoneer Podcast: Our Take on 'The Bachelor'; Western Holidays in Vietnam; Combating Human Trafficking (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 05 Nov 2018 05:17:09 GMT For the First Time, a Representative From Vietnam Wins Miss Earth Beauty Pageant,-a-representative-from-vietnam-wins-miss-earth-beauty-pageant (Saigoneer.) Mon, 05 Nov 2018 07:48:11 GMT,-a-representative-from-vietnam-wins-miss-earth-beauty-pageant Weekend Stories Roundup: Saigon Hotel Fire, New Vinfast Factory and 'Smart Museum' App,-new-vinfast-factory-and-smart-museum-app (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Mon, 05 Nov 2018 00:30:00 GMT,-new-vinfast-factory-and-smart-museum-app Hẻm Gems: In a D1 Corner, a Heated Battle Between Yellow Noodles and Red Noodlesẻm-gems-in-a-d1-corner,-a-heated-battle-between-yellow-noodles-and-red-noodles (Mervin Lee. Photos by Mervin Lee.) Mon, 05 Nov 2018 07:47:08 GMTẻm-gems-in-a-d1-corner,-a-heated-battle-between-yellow-noodles-and-red-noodles More Than Just an Identity, Saigon's Modernist Architecture Reflects Past Optimism for a New Era,-saigon-s-modernist-architecture-reflects-past-optimism-for-a-new-era (Kate Tipler. Photos by Kate Tipler.) Sun, 04 Nov 2018 03:57:03 GMT,-saigon-s-modernist-architecture-reflects-past-optimism-for-a-new-era Saigon Postcard No. 11: A Steaming Bowl (Paul Christiansen. Illustrations by Hannah Hoang.) Wed, 13 Mar 2019 06:11:32 GMT Saigon Welcomes 5 Film Festivals This Month. What Are They and How to Get Tickets? (Saigoneer.) Sat, 03 Nov 2018 23:58:43 GMT [Photos] Inside Hue's Award-Winning Dormitory for Students in Need (Saigoneer.) Mon, 07 Jan 2019 07:05:45 GMT Vietcombank Will Be the First Vietnam Bank to Open a US Office (Saigoneer.) Fri, 02 Nov 2018 04:33:06 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Largest Vaccination Center in Southern Vietnam Opens (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:30:00 GMT [Photos] 18 Rare Photos of Northern and Central Vietnam in the Late 19th Century (Saigoneer.) Fri, 02 Nov 2018 11:04:46 GMT Dark Time Looms Over Wildlife as China Reverses 25-Year Ban on Rhino Horn, Tiger Bone,-tiger-bone (Saigoneer.) Thu, 01 Nov 2018 09:46:14 GMT,-tiger-bone Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh Will Settle Down in Vietnam Permanently (Saigoneer.) Thu, 01 Nov 2018 06:39:03 GMT At a School in An Giang, Students Must Solve Math Problems for Free WiFi,-students-must-solve-math-problems-for-free-wifi (Saigoneer.) Thu, 01 Nov 2018 06:36:47 GMT,-students-must-solve-math-problems-for-free-wifi Morning Stories Roundup: Chilly Morning in Saigon as Dry Season Starts in Southern Vietnam (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 01 Nov 2018 02:09:36 GMT No Nón Lá, No Problem: A New Saigon Tour Takes the Road Less Traveledón-lá,-no-problem-a-new-saigon-tour-takes-the-road-less-traveled (Thi Nguyen. Top photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 01 Nov 2018 01:59:40 GMTón-lá,-no-problem-a-new-saigon-tour-takes-the-road-less-traveled Meet Nguyen Thi That, Vietnam's First Cyclist to Ride for a Professional European Team,-vietnam-s-first-cyclist-to-ride-for-a-professional-european-team (Saigoneer.) Wed, 31 Oct 2018 11:39:14 GMT,-vietnam-s-first-cyclist-to-ride-for-a-professional-european-team Dong Nai to Begin Site Clearance for Long Thanh Airport Next Year (Saigoneer.) Fri, 02 Nov 2018 06:49:03 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Sand Dredging, Loan Sharks and Damaged Da Nang Expressway,-loan-sharks-and-damaged-da-nang-expressway (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Wed, 31 Oct 2018 02:00:43 GMT,-loan-sharks-and-damaged-da-nang-expressway 10 Songs That Exemplify the Rise of Vietnam's Contemporary R&B/Soul Movement (Thuc Dang. Graphic by Tammy Le.) Tue, 04 Jun 2019 04:01:30 GMT [Video] Local Design Student Wins Graduation Showcase With Surrealistic Short Film (Saigoneer.) Tue, 30 Oct 2018 10:11:43 GMT Male Drivers Responsible for 98.61% of Severe Accidents From 2013 to 2017: Report (Saigoneer.) Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:46:26 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: FDI in Vietnam Almost $28bn in 10 Months$28bn-in-10-months (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 30 Oct 2018 02:02:19 GMT$28bn-in-10-months [Photos] D7 Is Getting a Luxury Apartment Complex and Gigantic Egg-Shaped Restaurant (Saigoneer.) Tue, 30 Oct 2018 04:08:18 GMT Due to Climate Change, 17% of Saigon Will Be Completely Submerged by 2100,-17-of-saigon-will-be-completely-submerged-by-2100 (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 29 Oct 2018 11:55:24 GMT,-17-of-saigon-will-be-completely-submerged-by-2100 Saigoneer Podcast: Drunk Driving and Finding Phong's Depiction of Transgender Vietnamese (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 29 Oct 2018 04:44:50 GMT Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh Visits Vietnam After a Year Abroad (Saigoneer.) Mon, 29 Oct 2018 06:30:21 GMT Weekend Stories Roundup: Vietnam to Roll out Mobile Number Portability Next Month (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Mon, 29 Oct 2018 00:30:00 GMT How the Popularity of 'Durian Tours' Is Threatening the Survival of Malaysia's Tigers (Saigoneer.) Mon, 29 Oct 2018 02:55:36 GMT In Saigon's Latest Indie Workshop, a Heaven for Eco-Friendly Risograph Prints,-a-heaven-for-eco-friendly-risograph-prints (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Kevin Lee.) Sun, 28 Oct 2018 02:51:29 GMT,-a-heaven-for-eco-friendly-risograph-prints Saigon to Introduce Food Safety Stickers for Street Food Stalls (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Sat, 27 Oct 2018 05:30:02 GMT Vietnam Unveils Ambitious Scheme to Flex More Maritime Muscles by 2030 (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 26 Oct 2018 06:33:21 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: New Cave Tour, Japanese Investments and Women's Football,-japanese-investments-and-women-s-football (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Fri, 26 Oct 2018 02:11:05 GMT,-japanese-investments-and-women-s-football Vietnam's National Brand, Valued at $235bn, Jumps 2 Places in World Ranking,-valued-at-$235bn,-jumps-2-places-in-world-ranking (Saigoneer. Image by Hannah Hoang.) Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:58:36 GMT,-valued-at-$235bn,-jumps-2-places-in-world-ranking Vietnamese Silk Painting From 1935 Sold for €440,000 at Paris Auction€440,000-at-paris-auction (Saigoneer.) Fri, 26 Oct 2018 04:33:27 GMT€440,000-at-paris-auction Saigon to Open Night Food Street on Bach Dang Wharf (Saigoneer.) Thu, 25 Oct 2018 09:40:54 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: HCMC to Hike Garbage Collection Fees (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 25 Oct 2018 01:52:41 GMT Saigon to Have First-Ever Singapore Film Festival This November (Saigoneer.) Wed, 24 Oct 2018 10:03:03 GMT Yok Don Ends Elephant Rides. Tourists Can Now Watch Them, but Silently and From a Distance,-but-silently-and-from-a-distance (Saigoneer.) Wed, 24 Oct 2018 10:00:11 GMT,-but-silently-and-from-a-distance Street Cred: The Sins and Saving Grace of Dr. Albert Calmette (Paul Christiansen. Illustration by Hannah Hoang) Thu, 25 Oct 2018 01:25:06 GMT A Bánh Mì-Inspired Dress Might Be Vietnam's National Costume for Miss Universeánh-mì-inspired-dress-might-be-vietnam-s-national-costume-for-miss-universe (Saigoneer.) Thu, 25 Oct 2018 01:29:20 GMTánh-mì-inspired-dress-might-be-vietnam-s-national-costume-for-miss-universe Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Targets 6.6-6.8% GDP Growth in 2019 (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Wed, 24 Oct 2018 01:50:38 GMT [Photos] Relish this Rare 1894 Edition of 'Truyen Kieu' Through World Digital Library (Saigoneer.) Tue, 23 Oct 2018 10:37:15 GMT [Photos] An Oddly Shaped Lot Presents a Creative Challenge for Local Architects (Saigoneer.) Tue, 23 Oct 2018 10:39:27 GMT Inebriated Saigon Driver Rams BMW Into Motorbikes, Killing One and Injuring 7 Others,-killing-one-and-injuring-7-others (Saigoneer.) Tue, 23 Oct 2018 10:43:30 GMT,-killing-one-and-injuring-7-others Morning Stories Roundup: Japan Becomes Vietnam’s Leading Economic Partner’s-leading-economic-partner (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 23 Oct 2018 01:44:51 GMT’s-leading-economic-partner In Vietnam, ‘Golden Babies’ Are Choking Public Services, Parents and One Another,-‘golden-babies’-are-choking-public-services,-parents-and-one-another (Khoi Pham. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Thu, 08 Nov 2018 05:09:54 GMT,-‘golden-babies’-are-choking-public-services,-parents-and-one-another Residents Living Inside Hue Imperial City to Be Relocated Next Year (Saigoneer.) Mon, 22 Oct 2018 10:25:37 GMT Vietnam to Launch Another Homemade Satellite This December (Saigoneer.) Mon, 22 Oct 2018 07:57:03 GMT Saigoneer Podcast: Coworking Spaces and Vietnam's Four Mythological Creatures (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 22 Oct 2018 04:56:27 GMT From November, Vietnam to Ban Gratuitous Smoking in Movies, Stage Productions,-vietnam-to-ban-gratuitous-smoking-in-movies,-stage-productions (Saigoneer.) Mon, 22 Oct 2018 06:01:31 GMT,-vietnam-to-ban-gratuitous-smoking-in-movies,-stage-productions Weekend Stories Roundup: Fine Arts Museum Lighting Upgrades and Award for 'Goldren Bridge' (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 22 Oct 2018 00:30:00 GMT Vietnam Airlines Launches In-Town Check-In Service in Hanoi, Da Nang,-da-nang (Saigoneer.) Fri, 19 Oct 2018 10:25:54 GMT,-da-nang Ham-Fisted Graffiti Defiles Hoi An's Famous Yellow Walls (Saigoneer.) Fri, 19 Oct 2018 09:08:25 GMT A Saigon Pop-Up Fuses Mexican and Vietnamese Fares, One Pun at a Time,-one-pun-at-a-time (Paul Christiansen. Photos by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 19 Oct 2018 11:30:41 GMT,-one-pun-at-a-time Morning Stories Roundup: Saigon Metro Delay, 15m Tourists and Social Media Bullying,-15m-tourists-and-social-media-bullying (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:30:00 GMT,-15m-tourists-and-social-media-bullying Better Pay, Lower Costs in Vietnam Entice Taiwanese Workers Away From Home,-lower-costs-in-vietnam-entice-taiwanese-workers-away-from-home (Saigoneer.) Thu, 18 Oct 2018 08:41:25 GMT,-lower-costs-in-vietnam-entice-taiwanese-workers-away-from-home One of Saigon's Oldest Supermarkets Closes This Month. Saigoneers Are Heartbroken. (Saigoneer.) Fri, 19 Oct 2018 04:49:37 GMT In Nha Trang, a Pristine Beach Is Ruined by Sludge Discarded Directly From Storm Drains,-a-pristine-beach-is-ruined-by-sludge-discarded-directly-from-storm-drains (Saigoneer.) Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:40:40 GMT,-a-pristine-beach-is-ruined-by-sludge-discarded-directly-from-storm-drains Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnamese Painting to Be Sold at Auction in Paris (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 18 Oct 2018 01:58:16 GMT The Bachelor's Happy Queer Romance Is the Positive Representation That Vietnam's LGBT Community Needs (Cedrick.) Wed, 17 Oct 2018 13:58:02 GMT [Illustrations] Vietnam's Childhood Toys Through the Harrowing Lens of Adulthood (Saigoneer.) Wed, 17 Oct 2018 11:07:18 GMT Vietnam Approves 2-Year Extension of E-Visa Pilot Program for 46 Countries (Saigoneer.) Wed, 17 Oct 2018 06:02:20 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Increased GDP per Capita, Inflation and Saigon Real Estate,-inflation-and-saigon-real-estate (Saigoneer. Photo by Lee Starnes.) Wed, 17 Oct 2018 02:27:42 GMT,-inflation-and-saigon-real-estate Vietnam Launches Mobile Bus With Free Breast Cancer Screening for 8,000 Women Nationwide,000-women-nationwide (Saigoneer.) Tue, 16 Oct 2018 12:50:58 GMT,000-women-nationwide Hue Wants Two Cable Cars in Bach Ma National Park. Experts Are Concerned. (Saigoneer.) Tue, 16 Oct 2018 12:48:50 GMT Vietnam Reports Fewer Traffic Accidents, Deaths and Injuries Compared to 2017,-deaths-and-injuries-compared-to-2017 (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 16 Oct 2018 06:27:01 GMT,-deaths-and-injuries-compared-to-2017 Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnamese Students in Korea, Hue Slum and Peacekeeping Force,-hue-slum-and-peacekeeping-force (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Tue, 16 Oct 2018 02:11:43 GMT,-hue-slum-and-peacekeeping-force [Photos] 27 Snapshots of Saigon in 1970 by Carl Nielsen (Saigoneer.) Mon, 15 Oct 2018 14:13:28 GMT [Photos] In Guangxi, Life Goes on as if Urbanization Never Happened,-life-goes-on-as-if-urbanization-never-happened (Saigoneer.) Mon, 15 Oct 2018 13:41:59 GMT,-life-goes-on-as-if-urbanization-never-happened Apple Suppliers Consider Moving Operation to Vietnam to Escape US-China Trade War (Saigoneer.) Mon, 15 Oct 2018 06:47:18 GMT Orange Truck Breaks Scaffold in Front of Thu Thiem Tunnel, Causes Massive Traffic Jams,-causes-massive-traffic-jams (Saigoneer.) Mon, 15 Oct 2018 05:05:04 GMT,-causes-massive-traffic-jams Morning Stories Roundup: Measles Outbreak, Asian Para Games and Literature Nobel Prize Substitute,-asian-para-games-and-literature-nobel-prize-substitute (Saigoneer.) Mon, 15 Oct 2018 01:00:00 GMT,-asian-para-games-and-literature-nobel-prize-substitute Penguin Random House Will Open Its Southeast Asia Publishing Arm in Singapore (Saigoneer.) Sun, 14 Oct 2018 08:51:52 GMT [Illustrations] A Series of Colorful Depictions of Quy Nhon's Charismatic Coastal Cuisine (Saigoneer.) Sat, 13 Oct 2018 04:16:34 GMT Saigon Moves Forward With $243m Project to Build 3 Hospitals in Thu Duc, Cu Chi, Hoc Mon$243m-project-to-build-3-hospitals-in-thu-duc,-cu-chi,-hoc-mon (Saigoneer.) Sun, 14 Oct 2018 08:56:58 GMT$243m-project-to-build-3-hospitals-in-thu-duc,-cu-chi,-hoc-mon A History of Rice Wine, Part 1: Family Stills, Prohibition and Colonial Bloodshed,-part-1-family-stills,-prohibition-and-colonial-bloodshed (Paul Christiansen. Illustration by Hannah Hoang) Sat, 09 Feb 2019 06:22:18 GMT,-part-1-family-stills,-prohibition-and-colonial-bloodshed Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Motor Show, Organ Donation and New Food Processing Plant,-organ-donation-and-new-food-processing-plant (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 12 Oct 2018 01:52:42 GMT,-organ-donation-and-new-food-processing-plant Ha Long Bay Will Open New Harbor to Welcome Luxury Cruise Ships This Month (Saigoneer.) Thu, 11 Oct 2018 10:23:44 GMT Japan to Release Pringles-Flavored Instant Noodles and Ramen-Flavored Chips (Saigoneer.) Thu, 11 Oct 2018 10:20:35 GMT Vietnam Ranks 99th of 157 in Efforts to Reduce Inequality: Oxfam (Saigoneer.) Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:45:24 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: New Bphone, Book on Agent Orange and E-Government,-book-on-agent-orange-and-e-government (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 11 Oct 2018 01:42:03 GMT,-book-on-agent-orange-and-e-government Inside the Poignant Vietnam Episode of Netflix Animated Series 'BoJack Horseman' (Saigoneer.) Wed, 10 Oct 2018 14:08:11 GMT After a Two-Year Renovation Project, Binh Tay Market Will Reopen Next Month,-binh-tay-market-will-reopen-next-month (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Thu, 11 Oct 2018 00:38:35 GMT,-binh-tay-market-will-reopen-next-month Vietnam Ranks 4th Among Countries With Most Liver Cancer-Related Deaths: WHO (Saigoneer.) Wed, 10 Oct 2018 09:37:26 GMT Unknown in Vietnam, Local Ride-Hailing App FastGo to Expand to Indonesia, Myanmar,-local-ride-hailing-app-fastgo-to-expand-to-indonesia,-myanmar (Saigoneer.) Wed, 10 Oct 2018 05:13:44 GMT,-local-ride-hailing-app-fastgo-to-expand-to-indonesia,-myanmar Morning Stories Roundup: Hanoi Formula 1, Bamboo Airways and Deadly Shoot-out in Bangkok,-bamboo-airways-and-deadly-shoot-out-in-bangkok (Saigoneer. Phhoto by Vu Cao.) Wed, 10 Oct 2018 02:19:08 GMT,-bamboo-airways-and-deadly-shoot-out-in-bangkok [Photos] From Mui Ne to Can Tho: A Visual Exploration of Life in Southern Vietnam (Sebastia Galbany. Photos by Sebastia Galbany.) Tue, 09 Oct 2018 11:08:12 GMT Thailand Closes Famous Maya Bay Indefinitely to Save Coral Reef From Tourists (Saigoneer.) Tue, 09 Oct 2018 10:59:25 GMT Saigon Will Spend $4bn on New Roads, Bridges in Hopes of Curbing Traffic Congestion$4bn-on-new-roads,-bridges-in-hopes-of-curbing-traffic-congestion (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 09 Oct 2018 05:06:52 GMT$4bn-on-new-roads,-bridges-in-hopes-of-curbing-traffic-congestion Morning Stories Roundup: 54.2% of Vietnam’s Population Uses the Internet’s-population-uses-the-internet (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Tue, 09 Oct 2018 02:15:15 GMT’s-population-uses-the-internet [Illustrations] Stylized Postcards Showcase Vietnam's Architectural Icons (Saigoneer.) Mon, 08 Oct 2018 10:58:11 GMT Vietnam Starts Ranking Tour Guides to Improve Tourism Quality (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 08 Oct 2018 11:00:14 GMT [Photos] Hanoi Architects Unveil Low-Cost House for Vulnerable Communities (Saigoneer.) Mon, 08 Oct 2018 10:55:57 GMT Lack of Space, Booming Tech Scene Drive Saigon's Office Rents to Highest in 5 Years,-booming-tech-scene-drive-saigon-s-office-rents-to-highest-in-5-years (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 09 Oct 2018 08:17:39 GMT,-booming-tech-scene-drive-saigon-s-office-rents-to-highest-in-5-years Weekend Stories Roundup: More Prehistoric Artifacts, Wasteful Textbook Use and Walking Street Expansion,-wasteful-textbook-use-and-walking-street-expansion (Saigoneer. Photo by Lee Starnes.) Mon, 08 Oct 2018 00:30:00 GMT,-wasteful-textbook-use-and-walking-street-expansion [Video] Revitalizing Traditional Khmer Arts With Cambodia's First Queer Dance Company (Saigoneer.) Mon, 08 Oct 2018 03:26:43 GMT [Video] With Minimalist Music Video, Ca Hoi Hoang Tells Story of Post-Breakup Longing,-ca-hoi-hoang-tells-story-of-post-breakup-longing (Saigoneer.) Sun, 07 Oct 2018 07:20:58 GMT,-ca-hoi-hoang-tells-story-of-post-breakup-longing Fitness, Flexibility and Mindful Meditation: There's Something for Everyone in Saigon's Yoga Scene,-flexibility-and-mindful-meditation-there-s-something-for-everyone-in-saigon-s-yoga-scene (Brennan Lagman. Photos by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 15 Oct 2018 08:03:34 GMT,-flexibility-and-mindful-meditation-there-s-something-for-everyone-in-saigon-s-yoga-scene Vietnam to Organize First Intra-Indochina Bike Race This December (Saigoneer.) Fri, 05 Oct 2018 09:10:50 GMT Hẻm Gems: On the Road to Ruin, From Budapest to Binh Thanhẻm-gems-on-the-road-to-ruin,-from-budapest-to-binh-thanh (Pavan Shamdasani. Photos by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 05 Oct 2018 06:17:11 GMTẻm-gems-on-the-road-to-ruin,-from-budapest-to-binh-thanh Morning Stories Roundup: Eco-Friendly Tech and Latin American Film Festival (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 05 Oct 2018 02:04:36 GMT [Photos] A Visual Excursion to Past Bac Lieu, Home of Cải Lương Master Cao Van Lau,-home-of-cải-lương-master-cao-van-lau (Saigoneer.) Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:44:21 GMT,-home-of-cải-lương-master-cao-van-lau Vietnamese Woman Fined $5,000 in Singapore for Smuggling 490 Hột Vịt Lộn$5,000-in-singapore-for-smuggling-490-hột-vịt-lộn (Saigoneer.) Thu, 04 Oct 2018 05:25:45 GMT$5,000-in-singapore-for-smuggling-490-hột-vịt-lộn Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Donates $100,000 for Disaster Relief Work in Indonesia$100,000-for-disaster-relief-work-in-indonesia (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Thu, 04 Oct 2018 02:05:42 GMT$100,000-for-disaster-relief-work-in-indonesia [Photos] Behold the Fierce Onna-Bugeisha, Japan's Badass Female Samurai,-japan-s-badass-female-samurai (Saigoneer.) Wed, 03 Oct 2018 08:40:07 GMT,-japan-s-badass-female-samurai Da Nang to Reclaim Land From Stalled Resort Project to Create Public Park, Beach,-beach (Saigoneer.) Wed, 03 Oct 2018 06:33:47 GMT,-beach Morning Stories Roundup: Drug Abuse Crackdown, Malware Infection and Made-in-Vietnam Cars,-malware-infection-and-made-in-vietnam-cars (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Wed, 03 Oct 2018 01:10:45 GMT,-malware-infection-and-made-in-vietnam-cars Milo Threatens to Sue Ovaltine Over Defamatory Advertising Campaign (Saigoneer.) Tue, 02 Oct 2018 08:03:35 GMT Vietnam Imposes Harsher Penalties on Street Vendors, Eateries to Address Food Safety Concerns,-eateries-to-address-food-safety-concerns (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:57:27 GMT,-eateries-to-address-food-safety-concerns Morning Stories Roundup: Green Tax, Stranded Tourists and the Medicine Nobel Prize,-stranded-tourists-and-the-medicine-nobel-prize (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 02 Oct 2018 00:30:00 GMT,-stranded-tourists-and-the-medicine-nobel-prize With the End of the Tuoi Tre Rape Allegation, Vietnam's #MeToo Sizzles Out. What Now?,-vietnam-s-metoo-sizzles-out-what-now (Thi Nguyen.) Tue, 19 Feb 2019 02:08:30 GMT,-vietnam-s-metoo-sizzles-out-what-now Saigon Unveils Plan for a New Opera House in D2, the City's Largest to Date,-the-city-s-largest-to-date (Saigoneer.) Mon, 01 Oct 2018 10:52:47 GMT,-the-city-s-largest-to-date Saigoneer Podcast: Nhậu Culture, Street Food Update and an Anthropological Conversationậu-culture,-street-food-update-and-an-anthropological-conversation (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 01 Oct 2018 09:23:25 GMTậu-culture,-street-food-update-and-an-anthropological-conversation Hanoi Customs Confiscates One Ton of Pangolin Scales, Ivory From Nigeria,-ivory-from-nigeria (Saigoneer.) Mon, 01 Oct 2018 09:21:44 GMT,-ivory-from-nigeria Weekend Stories Roundup: Smart City Progress, Hanoi Metro and Earthquake in Indonesia,-hanoi-metro-and-earthquake-in-indonesia (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 01 Oct 2018 00:30:00 GMT,-hanoi-metro-and-earthquake-in-indonesia 'Co Ba Sai Gon' Is Vietnam's Contender for Best Foreign Language Film at Oscars 2019 (Saigoneer.) Sun, 30 Sep 2018 03:37:13 GMT Tail Hair Jewelry Is a New Trend That's Hurting Vietnam's Elephants (Saigoneer.) Sun, 30 Sep 2018 02:37:59 GMT Vietnam's Award-Winning Documentary About a Trans Woman Will Premiere in Saigon Next Week (Saigoneer.) Fri, 28 Sep 2018 08:55:27 GMT Hẻm Gems: At Madam Oyster, Two Brothers Prove that Taiwanese Food Is More Than Just Milk Teaẻm-gems-at-madam-oyster,-two-brothers-prove-that-taiwanese-food-is-more-than-just-milk-tea (Mervin Lee. Photos by Mervin Lee.) Fri, 28 Sep 2018 04:44:49 GMTẻm-gems-at-madam-oyster,-two-brothers-prove-that-taiwanese-food-is-more-than-just-milk-tea Morning Stories Roundup: Chess Olympiad, Double-Decker Buses and Vietnam's Book Publishing,-double-decker-buses-and-vietnam-s-book-publishing (Saigoneer.) Fri, 28 Sep 2018 02:03:35 GMT,-double-decker-buses-and-vietnam-s-book-publishing High School Student Gives Vietnam's History Textbooks a Sleek Makeover (Saigoneer.) Thu, 27 Sep 2018 09:37:37 GMT 4 American Passengers Caught Trying to Smuggle 250 New iPhones Into Saigon (Saigoneer.) Thu, 27 Sep 2018 09:33:42 GMT Taiwan Considers Opening Citizenship to Skilled Southeast Asian Workers (Saigoneer.) Thu, 27 Sep 2018 04:56:58 GMT Sexual Assault Allegation Against Former Tuoi Tre Editor Dropped Due to Lack of Evidence (Saigoneer.) Thu, 27 Sep 2018 03:07:43 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Floating Market Upgrade, Organic Agriculture and Sexist Meme,-organic-agriculture-and-sexist-meme (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 27 Sep 2018 01:41:41 GMT,-organic-agriculture-and-sexist-meme In Saigon Supersound Vol. 2, an Unabashed Celebration of Saigon's Retro Tunes,-an-unabashed-celebration-of-saigon-s-retro-tunes (Khoi Pham. Images courtesy of Saigon Supersound.) Thu, 27 Sep 2018 03:24:25 GMT,-an-unabashed-celebration-of-saigon-s-retro-tunes [Illustrations] Watercolor Paintings of Tokyo, a City That Defies Total Darkness,-a-city-that-defies-total-dark (Saigoneer.) Wed, 26 Sep 2018 06:40:14 GMT,-a-city-that-defies-total-dark Update: Grab Announces Partnership With Local E-Wallet App Moca (Saigoneer.) Tue, 02 Oct 2018 04:19:38 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam’s GDP Predicted to Grow by 6.7% in 2018’s-gdp-predicted-to-grow-by-6-7-in-2018 (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Wed, 26 Sep 2018 02:08:47 GMT’s-gdp-predicted-to-grow-by-6-7-in-2018 [Photos] On the Sidewalks of 1979 Saigon: Books, Knick-Knacks and a Multitude of Bicycles,-knick-knacks-and-a-multitude-of-bicycles (Saigoneer.) Tue, 25 Sep 2018 11:32:55 GMT,-knick-knacks-and-a-multitude-of-bicycles Grab, Uber Fined $9.5m in Singapore Over 'Anti-Competitive' Merger,-uber-fined-$9-5m-in-singapore-over-anti-competitive-merger (Saigoneer.) Tue, 25 Sep 2018 09:27:05 GMT,-uber-fined-$9-5m-in-singapore-over-anti-competitive-merger Saigon Needs Smart Cards for Public Transport Instead of Single-Use Tickets: Experts (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 25 Sep 2018 03:51:08 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: More Prehistoric Artifacts, Freed Turtles and Vietnam's UN Peacekeepers,-freed-turtles-and-vietnam-s-un-peacekeepers (Saigoneer. Photo by Lee Starnes.) Tue, 25 Sep 2018 01:39:57 GMT,-freed-turtles-and-vietnam-s-un-peacekeepers The Internet's Hopes for a Queer Romance on 'The Bachelor Vietnam' Dashed by the Bachelor Himself (Saigoneer.) Mon, 24 Sep 2018 08:49:02 GMT Saigon Postcard No. 10: In the Arms of Urban Vines (Paul Christiansen. Illustrations by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 24 Sep 2018 12:19:32 GMT Saigon Moves Ahead With Plans to Build 3rd Terminal for Tan Son Nhat (Saigoneer.) Mon, 24 Sep 2018 04:50:25 GMT Weekend News Roundup: Vietnam to Work With Japan in Marine Plastic Waste Reduction (Saigoneer. Photo by Michael Tatarski.) Mon, 24 Sep 2018 02:15:26 GMT Hẻm Gems: Cam Cam Kafe and the Fujian Pagoda That Inspired Its Nameẻm-gems-cam-cam-kafe-and-the-fujian-pagoda-that-inspired-its-name (Khoi Pham. Photos by Kevin Lee.) Sun, 21 Oct 2018 04:42:11 GMTẻm-gems-cam-cam-kafe-and-the-fujian-pagoda-that-inspired-its-name Hong Kong Airline Cathay Paciic Misspells Its Own Name on Airplane (Saigoneer.) Fri, 21 Sep 2018 08:17:25 GMT Vietnam's Increased Green Tax on Fuels Next Year Will Bring in $677m Yearly$677m-yearly (Saigoneer.) Fri, 21 Sep 2018 06:13:01 GMT$677m-yearly Morning Stories Roundup: Hanoi Metro Trial and New Sapa Bus Station (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:30:00 GMT VNA to Launch Direct Flights From Da Nang to Osaka Next Month (Saigoneer.) Thu, 20 Sep 2018 09:11:33 GMT [Illustrations] Revisit Your Childhood Mid-Autumn Memories Through This Hanoi Designer's Artwork (Saigoneer.) Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:42:51 GMT Saigon Proposes Major Walking Street Project Linking Ba Son, Nguyen Hue, Ben Thanh,-nguyen-hue,-ben-thanh (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 20 Sep 2018 04:42:36 GMT,-nguyen-hue,-ben-thanh Morning Stories Roundup: Administrative Procedures Hinder Flood Control Projects in HCMC (Saigoneer.) Thu, 20 Sep 2018 01:51:21 GMT 30% of Vietnam's Population Will Shop Online by 2020 (Saigoneer.) Wed, 19 Sep 2018 09:19:31 GMT Scientists Unearth Skeletons of Prehistoric Human in Volcanic Cave in Dak Nong (Saigoneer.) Wed, 19 Sep 2018 09:11:05 GMT No Turnbuckles, No Ropes, No Problem for Saigon's Pro Wrestlers,-no-ropes,-no-problem-for-saigon-s-pro-wrestlers (Harry Hodge. Photos by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 20 Sep 2018 06:24:15 GMT,-no-ropes,-no-problem-for-saigon-s-pro-wrestlers Saigon Architects Clinch Sustainability Award at Regional Event in Tokyo (Saigoneer.) Wed, 19 Sep 2018 05:02:18 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Hanoi-Saigon Flight Route Is the 7th Busiest in the World (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Wed, 19 Sep 2018 01:41:44 GMT Bangkok Banned Street Vendors Last Year. Now, Merchants Are Fighting Back.,-merchants-are-fighting-back (Saigoneer.) Tue, 18 Sep 2018 09:29:07 GMT,-merchants-are-fighting-back Saigoneers Prefer Vietnam's Paper Lanterns Over Chinese Ones. Artisans Can Barely Keep Up. (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Tue, 18 Sep 2018 13:43:42 GMT Vietnamese Director's Debut Feature 'The Third Wife' Wins Award at Toronto Film Festival (Saigoneer.) Tue, 18 Sep 2018 05:05:07 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Japanese Submarine Visit and More Social Housing in Saigon (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 18 Sep 2018 00:30:00 GMT Bánh Pía: The Dreamy Mooncake Alternative With a Side of Teochew Historyánh-pía-the-dreamy-mooncake-alternative-with-a-side-of-teochew-history (Thi Nguyen. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 17 Sep 2018 12:21:38 GMTánh-pía-the-dreamy-mooncake-alternative-with-a-side-of-teochew-history [Photos] 20 Black-and-White Snapshots of 1920 Saigon by Ludovic Crespin (Saigoneer.) Mon, 17 Sep 2018 11:38:38 GMT Saigoneer Podcast: Saigon Traffic Plans, Mid-Autumn Festival and Saigonita Founder Tam Le,-mid-autumn-festival-and-saigonita-founder-tam-le (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 17 Sep 2018 05:17:33 GMT,-mid-autumn-festival-and-saigonita-founder-tam-le Vietnam Approves Price Increase for Wind Power to Encourage Investment in Green Energy (Saigoneer.) Mon, 17 Sep 2018 05:11:31 GMT Weekend Stories Roundup: Lai Chau Bus Crash and Super Typhoon Mangkhut (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 17 Sep 2018 00:30:00 GMT Saigon to Shutter Market, Food Court Underneath September 23 Park,-food-court-underneath-september-23-park (Saigoneer.) Sat, 15 Sep 2018 03:03:14 GMT,-food-court-underneath-september-23-park Foreign Fast Food Chains Report Consecutive Financial Losses in Vietnam (Saigoneer.) Fri, 14 Sep 2018 07:27:25 GMT With Tech Aid From Japan, Vietnam Sets to Clean Most Dioxin-Tainted Site in Country,-vietnam-sets-to-clean-most-dioxin-tainted-site-in-country (Saigoneer.) Fri, 14 Sep 2018 06:07:40 GMT,-vietnam-sets-to-clean-most-dioxin-tainted-site-in-country Morning Stories Roundup: Google, Facebook Executives Offer to Help Vietnam Digitize Economy,-facebook-executives-offer-to-help-vietnam-digitize-economy (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:41:58 GMT,-facebook-executives-offer-to-help-vietnam-digitize-economy [Video] A Medley of Cathartic Vietnam Moments in 'A Taste of Vietnam' (Saigoneer.) Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:56:56 GMT Vietnam Ranks 3rd Among Nations With Fastest Growth in Ultra-Rich Population (Saigoneer.) Thu, 13 Sep 2018 05:17:56 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: New Super Typhoon, Vietnam's Stock Market and Apple's iPhone XS,-vietnam-s-stock-market-and-apple-s-iphone-xs (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 13 Sep 2018 02:04:05 GMT,-vietnam-s-stock-market-and-apple-s-iphone-xs Environment Department Wants Saigon to Use CCTV Cameras to Curb Public Urination, Littering,-littering (Saigoneer.) Wed, 12 Sep 2018 09:00:00 GMT,-littering [Photos] Walk the Streets of 1965 Da Nang (Saigoneer.) Wed, 12 Sep 2018 08:44:09 GMT Saigon Among Cities With Slowest Airport-to-City Transit in Asia: Report (Saigoneer.) Fri, 14 Sep 2018 05:52:18 GMT [Video] Up Close and Personal With Vietnam's Most Critically Endangered Primates (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Ryan Deboodt.) Fri, 14 Sep 2018 05:49:03 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam International Arrivals Rise Fastest in ASEAN (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Wed, 12 Sep 2018 01:31:26 GMT [Photos] A Visit to Landmark 81, the Roof of Saigon,-the-roof-of-saigon (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Michael Tatarski.) Tue, 11 Sep 2018 07:13:59 GMT,-the-roof-of-saigon [Photos] In Their Downtime, Superheroes Undertake Household Chores for This Malaysian Artist,-superheroes-undertake-household-chores-for-this-malaysian-artist (Saigoneer.) Tue, 11 Sep 2018 07:02:11 GMT,-superheroes-undertake-household-chores-for-this-malaysian-artist Saigon Will Completely Overhaul Nguyen Huu Canh in November to Eliminate Flooding (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 11 Sep 2018 03:14:04 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Uber Agrees to Pay Arrears to HCMC Tax Department (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 11 Sep 2018 01:34:41 GMT 68% of Vietnamese Children Suffer Physical, Mental Punishment From Parents: Experts,-mental-punishment-from-parents-experts (Saigoneer.) Mon, 10 Sep 2018 09:03:37 GMT,-mental-punishment-from-parents-experts Saigoneer Podcast: Fast Fashion, Bubble Tea Madness Returns and Urban Tales Cholon,-bubble-tea-madness-returns-and-urban-tales-cholon (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 10 Sep 2018 06:50:27 GMT,-bubble-tea-madness-returns-and-urban-tales-cholon Vietnam's First Gran Fondo Cycling Event a Hit in Hue (Jon Aspin. Photos courtesy of Indotrek.) Tue, 02 Oct 2018 06:18:52 GMT Da Lat Market Ramps up Security to Safeguard Against Disguised Chinese Potatoes (Saigoneer.) Mon, 10 Sep 2018 04:14:11 GMT Weekend Stories Roundup: Lion Dance Contest, Informatics Olympiad Gold and Disasters in Japan,-informatics-olympiad-gold-and-disasters-in-japan (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Mon, 10 Sep 2018 00:30:00 GMT,-informatics-olympiad-gold-and-disasters-in-japan Review: 'Song Lang' Is a Cải Lương Tribute for the Agesải-lương-tribute-for-the-ages (Levi Nguyen.) Sat, 29 Dec 2018 16:16:16 GMTải-lương-tribute-for-the-ages Cu Chi Is Geting a State-of-the-Art Organic Farming Complex (Saigoneer.) Sun, 09 Sep 2018 02:43:26 GMT Saigon Set to Welcome Vietnam's First Apple Premium Reseller Next Week (Saigoneer.) Sat, 08 Sep 2018 12:19:57 GMT Vietnamese-Canadian Author Kim Thuy Among 4 Finalists for Nobel Prize Substitute (Saigoneer.) Fri, 07 Sep 2018 10:34:52 GMT Hẻm Gems: On Eating Greek With Chopsticksẻm-gems-on-eating-greek-with-chopsticks (Michael Tatarski. Photos by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 07 Sep 2018 04:00:00 GMTẻm-gems-on-eating-greek-with-chopsticks Morning Stories Roundup: Gas Price Hike, Solar Power Incentive and Giving Birth on Trains,-solar-power-incentive-and-giving-birth-on-trains (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 07 Sep 2018 02:13:29 GMT,-solar-power-incentive-and-giving-birth-on-trains Experts Think Building Dedicated Paths for Cyclists, Pedestrians Could Ease Vietnam's Congestion, Pollution,-pedestrians-could-ease-vietnam-s-congestion,-pollution (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 06 Sep 2018 09:48:18 GMT,-pedestrians-could-ease-vietnam-s-congestion,-pollution [Video] A Very Vietnam Guide to Escaping Ghostly Exes and Your 'Forever Alone' Fate (Saigoneer.) Thu, 06 Sep 2018 05:16:01 GMT Grab Told to Punish Drivers for Using Mobile Phones While on the Road (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 06 Sep 2018 05:16:52 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: HCMC's Exports Grow 6% in 8 Months (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 06 Sep 2018 01:58:11 GMT How Dép Tổ Ong Goes From Timeless Family Keepsake to Millennial Iconép-tổ-ong-goes-from-timeless-family-keepsake-to-millennial-icon (Khoi Pham. Images courtesy of Nguyen Duy Anh.) Fri, 07 Sep 2018 04:59:13 GMTép-tổ-ong-goes-from-timeless-family-keepsake-to-millennial-icon New Excavation Mission in Da Nang Yields Rare 1,000-Year-Old Cham Artifacts,000-year-old-cham-artifacts (Saigoneer.) Wed, 05 Sep 2018 10:59:55 GMT,000-year-old-cham-artifacts South Korea Imposes Ban on Sale of Coffee in Schools (Saigoneer.) Wed, 05 Sep 2018 09:51:42 GMT Minibuses That Run in Hẻms Might Be the Latest Transport Pilot Program in Saigonẻm-might-be-the-latest-transport-pilot-program-in-saigon (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 06 Sep 2018 03:45:56 GMTẻm-might-be-the-latest-transport-pilot-program-in-saigon Morning Stories Roundup: Negligent Kindergarten Teachers and Strongest Storm in 25 Years in Japan (Saigoneer. Photo by Thi Nguyen.) Wed, 05 Sep 2018 00:30:00 GMT [Illustrations] The Collection of Isometric Puzzle Pieces That Makes Saigon (Saigoneer.) Fri, 07 Sep 2018 09:05:44 GMT Saigoneer Podcast: The Asian Olympics, Saigon's Museums and Travelfish Co-Founder Stuart McDonald,-saigon-s-museums-and-travelfish-co-founder-stuart-mcdonald (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Tue, 04 Sep 2018 09:30:07 GMT,-saigon-s-museums-and-travelfish-co-founder-stuart-mcdonald Inside the Ambitious 1,545km High-Speed Railway Project That Links Saigon With Hanoi,545km-high-speed-railway-project-that-links-saigon-with-hanoi (Saigoneer.) Tue, 04 Sep 2018 08:33:44 GMT,545km-high-speed-railway-project-that-links-saigon-with-hanoi KFC Bans Straws for All In-House Diners in Hong Kong and Macau (Saigoneer.) Tue, 04 Sep 2018 08:23:53 GMT Weekend Stories Roundup: Vietnam Finishes ASIAD With 38 Medals, Ranks 17th in 37,-ranks-17th-in-37 (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 04 Sep 2018 00:30:00 GMT,-ranks-17th-in-37 Hẻm Gems: A Canal Cafe and Bar as Rustic as Its Name Promisesẻm-gems-a-canal-cafe-and-bar-as-rustic-as-its-name-promises (Nancy Nguyen. Photos by Kevin Lee.) Sun, 02 Sep 2018 10:03:34 GMTẻm-gems-a-canal-cafe-and-bar-as-rustic-as-its-name-promises [Photos] Saigon Then & Now: Rue Catinat, Tu Do and Dong Khoi Street,-tu-do-and-dong-khoi-street (Saigoneer. Images by Duc Hy Hoang.) Sat, 01 Sep 2018 07:30:25 GMT,-tu-do-and-dong-khoi-street Saigon to Remove Private Businesses to Reclaim, Upgrade September 23 Park,-upgrade-september-23-park (Saigoneer.) Fri, 31 Aug 2018 10:04:39 GMT,-upgrade-september-23-park Mark the Date: Uniqlo Will Open First Vietnam Store in Saigon in 2019 (Saigoneer.) Fri, 31 Aug 2018 04:36:30 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Male Football Team Awarded $190,000 for Making to Semi-Finals$190,000-for-making-to-semi-finals (Saigoneer. Photo by Alberto Prieto.) Fri, 31 Aug 2018 01:26:41 GMT$190,000-for-making-to-semi-finals Vietnam Environment Ministry Starts Using Metallic Bottles Instead of Plastic During Meetings (Saigoneer.) Thu, 30 Aug 2018 09:11:57 GMT Vietnamese-American Author Thi Bui Wins High-Profile US Literary Award (Paul Christiansen.) Thu, 30 Aug 2018 08:50:12 GMT Vietnam's Hopes of Making the Asian Olympics Football Final Dashed by South Korea (Saigoneer. Top photo by Michael Tatarski.) Thu, 30 Aug 2018 04:58:10 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Issues With Zero-Dong Tours, New Children Heart Center and High-Speed Railway,-new-children-heart-center-and-high-speed-railway (Saigoneer.) Thu, 30 Aug 2018 01:50:08 GMT,-new-children-heart-center-and-high-speed-railway [Photos] A Two-Minute Ride on Saigon's Shortest, Most Anticlimactic Ferry Trip,-most-anticlimactic-ferry-trip (Thi Nguyen. Photos by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 30 Aug 2018 03:21:38 GMT,-most-anticlimactic-ferry-trip [Photos] 20 Snapshots of Saigon in 1969 by George Lane (Saigoneer.) Thu, 30 Aug 2018 08:40:22 GMT New Food Tour Retraces Anthony Bourdain's Culinary Journeys in Vietnam (Saigoneer.) Wed, 29 Aug 2018 07:36:03 GMT A Month After Launch, Go-Viet Claims 15% Market Share in Saigon, Gears up for Hanoi Debut,-go-viet-claims-15-market-share-in-saigon,-gears-up-for-hanoi-debut (Saigoneer.) Wed, 29 Aug 2018 06:28:30 GMT,-go-viet-claims-15-market-share-in-saigon,-gears-up-for-hanoi-debut Morning Stories Roundup: 1st Gold Athletics, FDI Growth and Bomb Blast in the Philippines,-fdi-growth-and-bomb-blast-in-the-philippines (Saigoneer. Photo by Brian Letwin.) Wed, 29 Aug 2018 01:23:10 GMT,-fdi-growth-and-bomb-blast-in-the-philippines Vietnam's Hotels and Luxury Resorts Raked in $22bn in Revenue Last Year: Report$22m-in-revenue-last-year-report (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 28 Aug 2018 15:31:32 GMT$22m-in-revenue-last-year-report Seoul's Museum Kimchikan Takes Visitors Deep Into the World of Kimchi (Saigoneer.) Tue, 28 Aug 2018 08:34:31 GMT Vietnam Makes History by Beating Syria to Advance to Semi-Finals of Asian Games (Saigoneer. Photo by Sebastia Galbany.) Tue, 28 Aug 2018 05:17:10 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam's Tourism Needs More High-Quality Workforce (Saigoneer. Photo by Thi Nguyen.) Tue, 28 Aug 2018 01:21:53 GMT Rising Demand for Homestay Is Causing 'Land Fever' in Da Lat and the Mekong Delta (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 27 Aug 2018 09:17:52 GMT Spotty Internet Haunts Vietnam as AAG Undersea Cable Breaks Again (Saigoneer.) Mon, 27 Aug 2018 08:51:57 GMT Saigoneer Podcast: Gender Roles in Vietnam, Public Indecency, and Human Geographer Michael Waibel,-public-indecency-and-human-geographer-michael-waibel (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 27 Aug 2018 07:07:38 GMT,-public-indecency-and-human-geographer-michael-waibel Saigon Presents Detailed Proposal to Ban Motorbikes in Central Districts by 2030 (Saigoneer. Illustration by Henry Chi-Hieu Nguyen.) Mon, 27 Aug 2018 07:06:21 GMT Weekend Stories Roundup: Potential Bird Flu Outbreaks, Golden Bridge and Train-Car Collision,-golden-bridge-and-train-car-collision (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Mon, 27 Aug 2018 00:30:00 GMT,-golden-bridge-and-train-car-collision Chinese Bride Abandons Wedding Shoot to Give First-Aid to Traffic Victim (Saigoneer.) Sun, 26 Aug 2018 02:51:29 GMT Hẻm Gems: On the Hunt for Succulent Seared Chicken in an Old French Apartmentẻm-gems-on-the-hunt-for-succulent-seared-chicken-in-an-old-french-apartment (Khoi Pham. Photos by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 24 Aug 2018 04:50:06 GMTẻm-gems-on-the-hunt-for-succulent-seared-chicken-in-an-old-french-apartment For the First Time in History, Vietnam Advances to Quarter-Finals of Asian Games,-vietnam-advances-to-quarter-finals-of-asian-games (Saigoneer.) Fri, 24 Aug 2018 04:46:15 GMT,-vietnam-advances-to-quarter-finals-of-asian-games Morning Stories Roundup: First ASIAD Gold, Higher Education Spending and Trafficking Law,-higher-education-spending-and-trafficking-law (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 24 Aug 2018 01:38:40 GMT,-higher-education-spending-and-trafficking-law [Video] This Tongue-in-Cheek Short Film Imagines a World Without Bum Guns (Saigoneer.) Thu, 23 Aug 2018 07:29:51 GMT Vietnam Airlines Opens Vietnam's First Flight Simulator Complex in Saigon (Saigoneer.) Thu, 23 Aug 2018 07:20:39 GMT [Photos] Agricultural Nets, Tree Canopies Shield Diners From Summer Heat at Pizza 4P’s Hai Ba Trung,-tree-canopies-shield-diners-from-summer-heat-at-pizza-4p’s-hai-ba-trung (Saigoneer.) Thu, 23 Aug 2018 06:23:43 GMT,-tree-canopies-shield-diners-from-summer-heat-at-pizza-4p’s-hai-ba-trung Morning Stories Roundup: CCTV on Tour Buses and Rainy Season's Ending (Saigoneer. Photo by Brandon Coleman.) Thu, 23 Aug 2018 01:57:19 GMT The Horror-Comedy Zombie Flick That's Raking in 250 Times Its Budget in Japan (Saigoneer.) Wed, 22 Aug 2018 09:37:55 GMT As Interest in Bile Wanes, Rights Groups Rush to Save Remaining Captive Bears,-rights-groups-rush-to-save-remaining-captive-bears (Saigoneer.) Fri, 24 Aug 2018 03:09:16 GMT,-rights-groups-rush-to-save-remaining-captive-bears Despite Modest Past Sales, Vietnam's E-Book Market Shows Optimistic Growth,-vietnam-s-e-book-market-shows-optimistic-growth (Saigoneer.) Thu, 23 Aug 2018 14:35:48 GMT,-vietnam-s-e-book-market-shows-optimistic-growth Saigon Seeks $6.7m for Canal Dredging Project to Solve Tan Son Nhat's Flooding Threat$6-7m-for-canal-dredging-project-to-solve-tan-son-nhat-s-flooding-threat (Saigoneer.) Wed, 22 Aug 2018 08:08:26 GMT$6-7m-for-canal-dredging-project-to-solve-tan-son-nhat-s-flooding-threat Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Officially Wins Rights to Broadcast ASIAD 2018 (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Wed, 22 Aug 2018 01:20:19 GMT Saigon Postcard No. 9: The City's Traffic Shoals (Paul Christiansen. Illustrations by Duc Hy Hoang.) Wed, 22 Aug 2018 01:00:39 GMT [Photos] On the Road to Nha Trang in the 1960s, a Medley of Spartan Fields,-a-medley-of-spartan-fields (Saigoneer.) Tue, 21 Aug 2018 10:00:59 GMT,-a-medley-of-spartan-fields Da Nang Voted Best Airport in Vietnam, Followed by Noi Bai, Tan Son Nhat,-followed-by-noi-bai,-tan-son-nhat (Saigoneer.) Wed, 22 Aug 2018 10:56:00 GMT,-followed-by-noi-bai,-tan-son-nhat Morning Stories Roundup: Bamboo Airways, Overcrowded Schools and Tornadoes in Kien Giang,-overcrowded-schools-and-tornadoes-in-kien-giang (Saigoneer.) Tue, 21 Aug 2018 01:22:50 GMT,-overcrowded-schools-and-tornadoes-in-kien-giang This Taiwan Restaurant's Pizza Has Some Ballsy Toppings: Tapioca Pearls (Saigoneer.) Mon, 20 Aug 2018 10:44:56 GMT Saigon, Hanoi Among Most-Improved Cities in Liveability: Economist,-hanoi-among-most-improved-cities-in-liveability-economist (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 20 Aug 2018 09:16:19 GMT,-hanoi-among-most-improved-cities-in-liveability-economist 93% of Foreign Tourists Had 'Satisfactory' Experience in Vietnam in 2017: Survey,-93-of-foreign-tourists-had-satisfactory-experience-in-vietnam-survey (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 20 Aug 2018 07:27:41 GMT,-93-of-foreign-tourists-had-satisfactory-experience-in-vietnam-survey Asian Games: Vietnam Beats Japan 1-0 to Climb Atop Group D With 9 Points (Saigoneer.) Mon, 20 Aug 2018 07:26:21 GMT Weekend Stories Roundup: Typhoon Bebinca Aftermath, Uber Lawsuit and Kofi Annan's Passing,-uber-lawsuit-and-kofi-annan-s-passing (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 20 Aug 2018 00:30:00 GMT,-uber-lawsuit-and-kofi-annan-s-passing Vietnamese Top Swimmer Anh Vien Releases Biography 'From Zero to Hero' (Saigoneer.) Fri, 17 Aug 2018 10:00:00 GMT Q&A: AO Show Creative Director Tuan Le Had a Vision for Performance Art in Vietnam. And He Built It. (Luca Powell. Photos by Luca Powell.) Fri, 17 Aug 2018 09:36:14 GMT Hẻm Gems: Tried-and-True Singaporean-Style Hainanese Chicken Rice in D4ẻm-gems-tried-and-true-singaporean-style-hainanese-chicken-rice-in-d4 (Mervin Lee. Photos by Mervin Lee.) Fri, 17 Aug 2018 08:39:10 GMTẻm-gems-tried-and-true-singaporean-style-hainanese-chicken-rice-in-d4 Bleak Prospect for Vietnamese Suspect in Kim Jong-Nam Murder After Judge Rules 'Enough Evidence' to Proceed to Trial (Saigoneer.) Fri, 17 Aug 2018 08:02:31 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Vegan Food Festival, Freed Black Bears and Aretha Franklin,-freed-black-bears-and-aretha-franklin (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT,-freed-black-bears-and-aretha-franklin [Illustrations] Local Illustrator Captures the Charm of Vietnam in Mini Icons (Saigoneer.) Fri, 17 Aug 2018 08:28:05 GMT It's a Race Against Time to Save Quang Nam's Critically Endangered Grey-Shanked Doucs (Saigoneer.) Thu, 16 Aug 2018 10:17:00 GMT Led by Doan Ngoc Hai, District 1 Dog-Catching Team Starts Removing Strays From Local Streets,-district-1-dog-catching-team-starts-removing-strays-from-local-streets (Saigoneer) Thu, 16 Aug 2018 04:52:53 GMT,-district-1-dog-catching-team-starts-removing-strays-from-local-streets Morning Stories Roundup: Hi-Tech Dairy Farms, Renewable Energy Week and Mobile Game,-renewable-energy-week-and-mobile-game (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 16 Aug 2018 00:00:00 GMT,-renewable-energy-week-and-mobile-game [Photos] 'Cricket House' Is a Melting Pot of Nature, Contemporary Design and Hanoi's Rural Charm,-contemporary-design-and-hanoi-s-rural-charm (Saigoneer.) Sat, 15 Sep 2018 02:12:14 GMT,-contemporary-design-and-hanoi-s-rural-charm Faced With Imminent Shortage, Vietnam Might Soon Start Buying Electricity From Laos, China,-vietnam-might-soon-start-buying-electricity-from-laos,-china (Saigoneer.) Wed, 15 Aug 2018 08:40:28 GMT,-vietnam-might-soon-start-buying-electricity-from-laos,-china [Video] Vingroup Premieres First-Ever Animated Series by In-House Studio VinTaTa (Saigoneer.) Wed, 15 Aug 2018 08:16:52 GMT US-China Trade War Will Hit Vietnam the Hardest in Southeast Asia: Report (Saigoneer.) Wed, 15 Aug 2018 08:27:22 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: Swine Flu, Asian Games and New Tourism Portal,-asian-games-and-new-tourism-portal (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Wed, 15 Aug 2018 01:13:31 GMT,-asian-games-and-new-tourism-portal Despite Massive Profits, 3 Biggest Airlines in Vietnam Want to Increase Airfares,-3-biggest-airlines-in-vietnam-want-to-increase-airfares (Saigoneer.) Tue, 14 Aug 2018 10:09:25 GMT,-3-biggest-airlines-in-vietnam-want-to-increase-airfares [Photos] In Minimalist Street Photography, Good Frames Come to Those Who Wait,-good-frames-come-to-those-who-wait (Saigoneer. Photos by Víctor Morante.) Tue, 14 Aug 2018 10:10:27 GMT,-good-frames-come-to-those-who-wait Restrooms, Fountains, Food Stalls Among New Amenities Planned for Nguyen Hue Walking Street,-fountains,-food-stalls-among-new-amenities-planned-for-nguyen-hue-walking-street (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 14 Aug 2018 07:26:00 GMT,-fountains,-food-stalls-among-new-amenities-planned-for-nguyen-hue-walking-street Morning Stories Roundup: Northern Vietnam Braces for Yet Another Tropical Storm (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 14 Aug 2018 01:52:00 GMT Delving Into the Life Journey of Japanese Grandmas During World War II Through Home-Cooked Food (Thi Nguyen.) Mon, 13 Aug 2018 11:00:49 GMT Hai Duong Hospital Removes Stuck Bum Gun From 18-Year-Old's Bowel (Saigoneer.) Mon, 13 Aug 2018 08:44:10 GMT [Photos] A Rare Aerial Perspective of Saigon in the 1920s (Saigoneer.) Mon, 13 Aug 2018 08:34:29 GMT Saigoneer Podcast: Seafood Fight, Traditional Medicine and L'Arrange Rhum,-traditional-medicine-and-l-arrange-rhum (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 13 Aug 2018 04:39:05 GMT,-traditional-medicine-and-l-arrange-rhum Weekend Stories Roundup: Hanoi Queer Film Week and 11,300 Toyota Cars With Faulty Airbags,300-toyota-cars-with-faulty-airbags (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 13 Aug 2018 03:16:16 GMT,300-toyota-cars-with-faulty-airbags Saigon Pilots Taxi Stand Program With 5 Official Stops in D1 (Saigoneer. Photos by Kevin Lee.) Sun, 12 Aug 2018 12:50:14 GMT Former Carina Plaza Manager Arrested for Fire Safety Failures (Saigoneer.) Fri, 10 Aug 2018 09:51:11 GMT After Jakarta, Bangkok Is the Next Asian City That's Sinking Too Fast,-bangkok-is-the-next-asian-city-that-s-sinking-too-fast (Saigoneer.) Fri, 10 Aug 2018 11:11:46 GMT,-bangkok-is-the-next-asian-city-that-s-sinking-too-fast Hẻm Gems: Lured by the Promise of 7-Way Noodles, We Found Delicious Dim Sum in D5ẻm-gems-lured-by-the-promise-of-7-way-noodles,-we-found-delicious-dim-sum-in-d5 (Khoi Pham. Photos by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 10 Aug 2018 11:19:26 GMTẻm-gems-lured-by-the-promise-of-7-way-noodles,-we-found-delicious-dim-sum-in-d5 Morning Stories Roundup: AirAsia Launched Direct Route From Kuala Lumpur to Phu Quoc (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 10 Aug 2018 01:24:01 GMT Vietnamese Interns in Japan Are Fleeing Their Jobs Due to Widespread Mistreatment (Saigoneer.) Thu, 09 Aug 2018 10:20:01 GMT Hue to Start $5.2m Project to Restore Kien Trung Palace, Home of Nguyen Dynasty's Last King$5-2m-project-to-restore-kien-trung-palace,-home-of-nguyen-dynasty-s-last-king (Saigoneer.) Thu, 09 Aug 2018 04:48:52 GMT$5-2m-project-to-restore-kien-trung-palace,-home-of-nguyen-dynasty-s-last-king Morning Stories Roundup: New Ride-Hailing App, Coal Mine Collapse and Crypto Scams,-coal-mine-collapse-and-crypto-scams (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 09 Aug 2018 01:54:35 GMT,-coal-mine-collapse-and-crypto-scams [Video] Saigon-Based Directors Feature Abandoned Hue Waterpark in New Music Video (Michael Tatarski. Photos courtesy of Robin & Cako.) Thu, 09 Aug 2018 07:45:35 GMT Ahead of Its Premiere Next Week, 'The Bachelor Vietnam' Reveals the Bachelor in New Trailer,-the-bachelor-vietnam-reveals-the-bachelor-in-new-trailer (Saigoneer.) Wed, 08 Aug 2018 10:51:18 GMT,-the-bachelor-vietnam-reveals-the-bachelor-in-new-trailer [Photos] Hai Phong Cafe Deviates From Hip Coffee Shop Trends, Returns to Old Vietnamese Architecture,-returns-to-old-vietnamese-architecture (Saigoneer.) Wed, 08 Aug 2018 07:20:39 GMT,-returns-to-old-vietnamese-architecture 33-Year-Old Jetstar Pilot Becomes Vietnam's Youngest Female Captain (Saigoneer.) Wed, 08 Aug 2018 07:58:48 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: $1m Lucky SIM Card and Football Win Over Uzbekistan$1m-lucky-sim-card-and-football-win-over-uzbekistan (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Wed, 08 Aug 2018 04:58:51 GMT$1m-lucky-sim-card-and-football-win-over-uzbekistan [Photos] Rare Black-and-White Photos of Downtown Saigon in 1938–1939–1939 (Saigoneer.) Thu, 09 Aug 2018 01:48:07 GMT–1939 Vietnam's Cinema Industry to Receive $50m Financial Boost$50m-financial-boost (Saigoneer.) Tue, 07 Aug 2018 10:26:10 GMT$50m-financial-boost KFC Vietnam Launches Vegan Dishes for Limited Time (Saigoneer.) Tue, 07 Aug 2018 06:25:15 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: HCMC Aims to Collect Taxes From Online Business Owners (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 07 Aug 2018 01:16:07 GMT High-Profile Chinese Monk Accused of Coercing Nuns Into Sex (Saigoneer.) Mon, 06 Aug 2018 10:16:24 GMT The Wild, Wondrous History of Lychee,-wondrous-history-of-lychee (Paul Christiansen. Top Illustration by Duc Hy Hoang.) Mon, 20 Aug 2018 10:42:16 GMT,-wondrous-history-of-lychee Saigoneer Podcast: Exercise in Vietnam, Street Cred and Hanoi Zine Library,-street-cred-and-hanoi-zine-library (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 06 Aug 2018 07:56:49 GMT,-street-cred-and-hanoi-zine-library After Hoi An and Hanoi, Can Tho Is the Next City in Vietnam Afflicted With Cable Car Fever,-can-tho-is-the-next-city-in-vietnam-afflicted-with-cable-car-fever (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 06 Aug 2018 07:25:57 GMT,-can-tho-is-the-next-city-in-vietnam-afflicted-with-cable-car-fever Weekend Stories Roundup: Lai Chau Landslide, E-Government and Parrot Homicide,-e-government-and-parrot-homicide (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 06 Aug 2018 00:30:00 GMT,-e-government-and-parrot-homicide Dining in the Dark: Employment for the Blind in Saigon (Tasia Jensen. Photos by Tasia Jensen.) Mon, 06 Aug 2018 07:01:18 GMT Amid Tourism Boom, Apartment Owners Forsake Long-Term Leases for Airbnb Fast Cash,-apartment-owners-forsake-long-term-leases-for-airbnb-fast-cash (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Sun, 05 Aug 2018 02:23:04 GMT,-apartment-owners-forsake-long-term-leases-for-airbnb-fast-cash [Video] Suboi Makes Saigon Nightscapes Her Playground in Latest Music Video for 'N-Sao?' (Saigoneer.) Fri, 03 Aug 2018 07:48:45 GMT Saigon May Pilot Bus-Only Lanes on Vo Thi Sau, Dien Bien Phu,-dien-bien-phu (Saigoneer. Top photo by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 03 Aug 2018 05:08:50 GMT,-dien-bien-phu Hẻm Gems: At Ngọt Cafe, a Treasure Trove of Saigon's Childhood Snacks and Knick-Knacksẻm-gems-at-ngọt-cafe,-a-treasure-trove-of-saigon-s-childhood-snacks-and-knick-knacks (Levi Nguyen. Photos by Kevin Lee.) Sat, 18 Aug 2018 02:57:38 GMTẻm-gems-at-ngọt-cafe,-a-treasure-trove-of-saigon-s-childhood-snacks-and-knick-knacks Morning Stories Roundup: Airbus to Work With Vietnam to Develop Country’s Space Industry’s-space-industry (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 03 Aug 2018 01:14:53 GMT’s-space-industry Leaked Photo of Couple Having Sex in CGV Theater Raises Privacy Concerns (Saigoneer.) Thu, 02 Aug 2018 10:04:45 GMT After Cambodia, Water From Laos Dam Failure Floods Mekong Delta,-water-from-laos-dam-failure-floods-the-mekong-delta (Paul Christiansen) Thu, 02 Aug 2018 05:05:09 GMT,-water-from-laos-dam-failure-floods-the-mekong-delta As Consumer Traffic Decreases, Traditional Vietnamese Grocers Are on Tenterhooks,-traditional-vietnamese-grocers-are-on-tenterhooks (Saigoneer.) Thu, 02 Aug 2018 04:59:44 GMT,-traditional-vietnamese-grocers-are-on-tenterhooks Morning Stories Roundup: Car Parking Fee Hike, Boney M in Vietnam and Funding for Short Films,-boney-m-in-vietnam-and-funding-for-short-films (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 02 Aug 2018 00:30:00 GMT,-boney-m-in-vietnam-and-funding-for-short-films [Photos] Turning Two Tube Houses Into a Light-Filled Abode (Saigoneer.) Wed, 01 Aug 2018 08:21:47 GMT It's Official: Ride-Hailing App Go-Viet Launches Service in Saigon's Inner Districts (Saigoneer.) Wed, 29 Aug 2018 03:20:47 GMT Vans x Van Gogh Museum Collection Will Also Be Available in Vietnam (Saigoneer.) Wed, 01 Aug 2018 07:02:29 GMT Morning Stories Roundup: HCMC Calls for Investment in Future Environmental Protection Projects (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Wed, 01 Aug 2018 00:30:00 GMT [Photos] Have a Glance at Saigon's Snacks Through These Photos of Street Vendors in 1966 (Saigoneer.) Tue, 31 Jul 2018 10:08:56 GMT [Photos] Malaysian Artist Encapsulates the Timeless Charm of Asia's Mom-and-Pop Shops in Mini-Models (Saigoneer.) Tue, 31 Jul 2018 10:12:39 GMT Japan to Accept 10,000 Vietnamese Caregivers for the Elderly,000-vietnamese-caregivers (Saigoneer.) Tue, 31 Jul 2018 03:12:08 GMT,000-vietnamese-caregivers Morning Stories Roundup: Vietnam Sees Strong Growth in Tourist Arrivals From Asian Countries (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Tue, 31 Jul 2018 01:24:24 GMT Typing Vietnamese, Part 2: The Vietnamese Diaspora, Unicode and the Ubiquity of Unikey,-part-2-the-vietnamese-diaspora,-unicode-and-the-ubiquity-of-unikey (Thi Nguyen. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Tue, 31 Jul 2018 10:47:44 GMT,-part-2-the-vietnamese-diaspora,-unicode-and-the-ubiquity-of-unikey [Photos] A Converse-Royal Costume Mashup for Vietnam's History Buffs and Sneakerheads (Saigoneer. Photos courtesy of La Quoc Bao.) Mon, 30 Jul 2018 10:17:10 GMT Saigon Ranks 5th Globally in Tourism Potential: Travel Website (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 30 Jul 2018 07:10:10 GMT Saigoneer Podcast: Decadent Vietnamese Dishes and Marriage in Modern Vietnam (Saigoneer. Illustration by Hannah Hoang.) Mon, 06 Aug 2018 07:57:09 GMT Weekend Stories Roundup: Smart Parking App, Storm in Japan and Another Crypto Hoax,-storm-in-japan-and-another-crypto-hoax (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Mon, 30 Jul 2018 02:41:31 GMT,-storm-in-japan-and-another-crypto-hoax [Photos] The Retail Section of Vietnam's Tallest Building, Landmark 81, Is Now Open,-landmark-81,-is-now-open (Saigoneer. Photos by Michael Tatarski.) Mon, 30 Jul 2018 04:01:59 GMT,-landmark-81,-is-now-open [Video] Sauntering Down Hoi An's Color-Doused, Sun-Soaked Hẻms,-sun-soaked-hẻms (Saigoneer.) Sun, 29 Jul 2018 03:01:21 GMT,-sun-soaked-hẻms Lao Cai Officials Want to Build Sapa Airport (Saigoneer.) Mon, 30 Jul 2018 01:30:20 GMT Hẻm Gems: Old-School 'Take It or Leave It' Nam Dinh Phở in District 3ẻm-gems-old-school-take-it-or-leave-it-nam-dinh-phở-in-district-3 (Stephanie Bui. Photos by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 27 Jul 2018 04:16:09 GMTẻm-gems-old-school-take-it-or-leave-it-nam-dinh-phở-in-district-3 Morning Stories Roundup: HCMC Sentences 3 Kindergarten Teachers 6.5 Years Behind Bars for Child Abuse (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Fri, 27 Jul 2018 02:05:35 GMT Laos Dam Bursts, Displacing Thousands, Claiming at Least Two Dozen Lives,-claims-two-dozen-lives (Saigoneer.) Fri, 27 Jul 2018 10:26:18 GMT,-claims-two-dozen-lives Japanese Mega Girl Group AKB48 to Launch Vietnam Sister Group SGO48 This Year (Saigoneer.) Sat, 28 Jul 2018 04:37:35 GMT Vietnam Drinks Fast and Furiously, but Not Responsibly, WHO Says,-but-not-responsibly,-who-says (Saigoneer.) Thu, 26 Jul 2018 10:16:22 GMT,-but-not-responsibly,-who-says Morning Stories Roundup: Laos Dam Collapse, New Information Minister and Ice Cream Market,-new-information-minister-and-ice-cream-market (Saigoneer. Photo by Kevin Lee.) Thu, 26 Jul 2018 00:30:00 GMT,-new-information-minister-and-ice-cream-market Anatomy of a Teen Magnet: Da Nang's Golden Bridge and the Giant Hands (Saigoneer.) Fri, 27 Jul 2018 02:12:00 GMT In Vietnam's Ride-Hailing Market, It's Grab Against the World. And It's Winning.,-it-s-grab-against-the-world-and-it-s-winning