Life in Vietnam


Paintings recall memory of historic Trường Sơn Trail

Paintings recall memory of historic Trường Sơn Trail

Several paintings and sketches created during the American War on the legendary Trường Sơn Trail will be on display at an exhibition open to public from April 26.

Healthcare in Việt Nam really is the Tops, says Jeremy Clarkson

04/21/2019 08:58

The 59-year-old, who now hosts The Grand Tour on streaming site, Amazon, was speaking on television recently about his ordeal in Việt Nam.

Hội An revives ancient culture

04/21/2019 08:27

The ancient city of Hội An was recognised by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site in 1999, and still preserves its cultural values as a busy trading port dating back 400 years. The city has been challenged by the tests of time to preserve both its tangible and intangible culture and heritage.   

Schools, colleges begin reducing use of plastics

04/20/2019 09:07

Educational institutions in several provinces and HCM City are encouraging their students and staff not to use single-use plastic water bottles and straws as part of the UN’s global Beat Plastic Pollution campaign.

Honey season in Hưng Yên

04/20/2019 09:07

At the end of spring, when longan trees start to flower, it’s honey collecting season.

Lessons from revolutionary journalism

04/18/2019 08:26

On April 4, I was invited to attend the celebrations to mark the 70th anniversary of the founding of the Huỳnh Thúc Kháng School of Writing and Journalism.

Đồng Tháp surges ahead with GAP quality for fruits, innovative selling methods

04/17/2019 14:37

The Mekong Delta province of Đồng Tháp is encouraging farmers to grow more fruits to good agricultural practice (GAP) standards to improve incomes and sustainability.

Elderly poor man puts others before himself

04/17/2019 14:35

Võ Văn Mum is an elderly man living in a temporary house on the banks of the Cổ Cò River in southern Tiền Giang Province.

Naked truth hard to face

04/17/2019 14:34

The former imperial capital has been offered a gift of a 6-metre sculpture of a naked man

Using fast weight loss product might pay with life: doctors

04/17/2019 14:20

Doctors are warning people to stay away from weight loss drugs promoted on social media websites.