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On average 18,000 Vietnamese marry foreigners each year, with 78% of them coming from Ho Chi Minh City and poor areas of the Mekong Delta region. This information was released at a seminar jointly held by the Ministry of Public Security and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in the Mekong...

A still photo from the clip shows Dennis Marshall Gray attacked by Le Van Phuoc, 29. A video of an elderly American man being beaten on the streets of...

Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has given the go-ahead to set up Tokyo Vietnam Medical University in the form of a non-profit foreign-invested...

Japan is considering specific steps to provide patrol boats as well as relevant training to Vietnam, Japanese Foreign Minister Kishida Fumio said in an...

A conference on Vietnam’s higher education reforms kicked off on Thursday at the American Center under the U.S. Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City. The event, titled “Vietnam Education Dialogue: Higher Education Reforms,” is organized by the Education Dialogue Group with the aim to bring together senior government officials, educators, college and university representatives,...

Customs officers at Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City discovered 4kg of cocaine, worth over US$1 million, hidden in the luggage of...

Foreign Ministry Spokesman Le Hai Binh on July 24 stated that the batch of Vietnam’s military equipment that has been temporarily seized by Finland is...

Hanoi will carry out a large-scale vaccination campaign against measles and rubella for children aged from one to 14 years old, Nguyen Nhat Cam, Director of the municipal Preventive Health Centre said on July 22. The campaign will be divided into three phases with the first being launched in October for children in the age group of 1-5, the second in December for primary...

Viet Nam has requested a prompt and transparent investigation into the crash of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine on July 17 which caused...

Former US President Bill Clinton, in casual wear, visited a support and care centre for children with HIV in Hanoi’s outlying district of Ba Vi on July...