Four Vietnamese trapped under quake-hit Taiwan tower

At least four Vietnamese citizens, including a 7-month-old girl and a 2-month-old boy, remain trapped beneath the rubble of a 17-storey apartment tower that...

Party Central Committee office contribution hailed

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong praised the Party Central Committee's Office for its outstanding performance as an advisor of the Party Central Committee,...

5 Vietnamese arrested for shoplifting clothes in Thailand: report

Five Vietnamese were arrested in Chiang Mai's Muang district for shoplifting brand-name clothes worth hundreds of thousands of baht by stuffing them into foil-lined bags...

Hanoi switches off electricity in early observance of Earth Hour 2015

Hanoi disconnected electricity for an hour on Sunday in early observance of Earth Hour as the capital is poised to host a large-scale international...

Vietnam, New Zealand aim to lift ties to strategic partnership

Vietnam and New Zealand have pledged to strengthen their comprehensive partnership, looking to build a strategic partnership in the future. The pledge was made by...

U.S. Consulate General staff paints canvases to celebrate Vietnam – U.S. diplomatic relations

Three canvases painted by the staff at the U.S. Consulate General to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Vietnamese-U.S. diplomatic relations are being displayed at...

Vietnam official gets downgraded for striking another with beer glass after drinking

A foreign affairs official in southern Vietnam has been demoted for beating a home affairs leader after a drinking party last year. The People’s Committee...

Donor’s jaw sagged as Hanoi leader blames sponsors for controversial mass logging

One of the donors who provided funds for carrying out a plan – now suspended – to cut down thousands of trees and replace...

Vietnam, Australia release joint statement that underlines enhancement of partnership

A joint statement on promoting bilateral ties between Vietnam and Australia was issued on Thursday, wrapping up a two-day visit to Australia paid by...

Hospitals gear up for rush of Tet traffic traumas

Hospitals in HCM City have boosted emergency room staff numbers for the Tet, expecting a dramatic increase in the number of traffic accident trauma...