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Confusion, anguish in Vietnam as families await UK truck dead

13 Nov 2019

HANOI Tradition in Vietnam dictates that the dead should be buried within three days, but Nguyen Dinh Gia is still waiting for his son's body to come home.

Vietnam mulls legal action over South China Sea dispute

06 Nov 2019

HANOI Vietnam could explore legal action among various options in its territorial dispute with powerful neighbour China in the South China Sea, a senior government official said on Wednesday.

'Grass' or 'VIP'? How rural Vietnamese make treacherous journey to Europe

27 Oct 2019

HANOI For Vietnamese seeking to embark on the treacherous journey to a new life in Europe, a key question can be: "Grass" or "VIP"? | Video

From bubble tea to disaster: How one Vietnamese dreamer apparently met her fate

27 Oct 2019

HANOI In Berlin she posed outside a beer garden, a beaming smile upon her face. In Brussels she sipped sugary bubble tea and posed on the steps of the old stock exchange.

'Grass' or 'VIP'? How rural Vietnamese make treacherous journey to Europe

27 Oct 2019

HANOI For Vietnamese seeking to embark on the treacherous journey to a new life in Europe, a key question can be: "Grass" or "VIP"?

'Grass' or 'VIP'? How rural Vietnamese make treacherous journey to Europe

27 Oct 2019

HANOI, Oct 27 For Vietnamese seeking to embark on the treacherous journey to a new life in Europe, a key question can be: "Grass" or "VIP"?

From bubble tea to disaster: How one Vietnamese dreamer apparently met her fate

26 Oct 2019

HANOI In Berlin she posed outside a beer garden, a beaming smile upon her face. In Brussels she sipped sugary bubble tea and posed on the steps of the old stock exchange.

Choke point: Vietnam skilled labor squeezed by Sino-U.S. trade war

11 Oct 2019

HO CHI MINH CITY/HANOI A new front has opened in the U.S.-China trade war as companies shifting manufacturing to Vietnam engage in a fierce battle for skilled labor, aggravating an existing shortage and prompting calls for education reforms to address the problem.

Air quality app under 'coordinated attack' in Vietnam amid heavy Hanoi smog

07 Oct 2019

HANOI Independent online air quality index monitor AirVisual said on Monday it is under "coordinated attack" to discredit the company after its data showed Hanoi has at times recently topped its list of 90 major cities which suffer from air pollution.

New allies Vietnam, Australia express concern over South China Sea tensions

24 Aug 2019

HANOI New allies Vietnam and Australia expressed concern on Friday about China's activities in the South China Sea, where Vietnamese and Chinese vessels are locked in a tense standoff in Vietnamese-controlled waters.

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