The money question

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Báo Dân Trí English 3 month(s) ago

The money question

One of the smaller but startling cultural differences many foreigners encounter when coming to Vietnam is that it seems to be perfectly okay to ask a perfect stranger how much money they make. Many times the question comes very naturally right after somebody asks what your job is.

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Finished homes lure consumer interest

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VietNam News English 4 month(s) ago

Every time he thinks of the apartment that he bought four years ago, Nguyen Hoang Dat feels disappointed and regretful.

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Villagers cross bridges in fear of collapses

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 4 month(s) ago

Villagers cross bridges in fear of collapses

Residents in villages across northern Vietnam’s mountainous province Lai Chau are now terribly worried every time they cross suspension bridges following the deadly Chu Va 6 bridge collapse last month.

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0.5kg hairball removed from girl’s stomach

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 5 month(s) ago

0.5kg hairball removed from girl’s stomach

Ho Chi Minh City doctors have just removed a 0.5kg hairball from a child’s stomach which pained her severely before hospitalization.

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A top barbecue

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Báo Thanh Niên English 9 month(s) ago

I have had dinner at 3T thrice, and every time I thank my friends for showing me the place.

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Obama blames Republicans for putting brakes on economy

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Báo Đầu Tư English 9 month(s) ago

Obama blames Republicans for putting brakes on economy

President Barack Obama on Friday accused Republicans of slamming on the brakes every time the US economy is set to take off, as he cheered jobs and growth data that defied expectations.

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Eating and etiquette: Top tips for joining a VN family meal

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VietnamNet English 10 month(s) ago

Eating and etiquette: Top tips for joining a VN family meal

VietNamNet Bridge – During my 10 months in Viet Nam, I was invited a few times by Vietnamese friends to eat with their families. Every time was a new discovery. Meals in Viet Nam are often very subtle and really different from France. Here is what I learned from my experiences:

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Man lives with a grapefruit-sized bladder stone for a decade

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VietnamNet English 10 month(s) ago 1 related news

Man lives with a grapefruit-sized bladder stone for a decade

VietNamNet Bridge - Mr. Nguyen Van Duc, 59, in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang says he felt the weight of the stone in the stomach for more than ten years.

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Eating and etiquette: Top tips for joining a VN family meal

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VietNam News English 10 month(s) ago

Eating and etiquette: Top tips for joining a VN family meal

During my 10 months in Viet Nam, I was invited a few times by Vietnamese friends to eat with their families. Every time was a new discovery. Meals in Viet Nam are often very subtle and really different from France. Here is what I learned from my experiences:

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Lennon reveals 'torture' of Beatles' final album

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VietnamNet English 11 month(s) ago 1 related news

Lennon reveals 'torture' of Beatles' final album

Recording their 12th and last studio album was nothing short of "torture" for The Beatles, said John Lennon in a tape-recorded interview coming up for auction this month.

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Lennon reveals 'torture' of Beatles' final album

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VietNam News English 11 month(s) ago 1 related news

Recording their 12th and last studio album was nothing short of "torture" for The Beatles, said John Lennon in a tape-recorded interview coming up for auction this month.

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iPads go to the dogs

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Báo Đầu Tư English 12 month(s) ago

iPads go to the dogs

You may or may not be able to teach an old dog new tricks but you can certainly try to get Fido to use an iPad. New York dog trainer Anna Jane Grossman has done just that, with success -- although a lack of apps limits the possibilities.

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Post-rehab people see bright future ahead

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 12 month(s) ago

Post-rehab people see bright future ahead

Seven years ago, more than 30 post-rehab people from Ho Chi Minh City-based Binh Trieu Drug Rehabilitation Center were recruited by Dai Viet Garment Company but only four are still working there including Nguyen Duc Chinh and Tat Thuy Huong.

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The power – steel feud blazes up furiously

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VietnamNet English 13 month(s) ago 2 related news

The power – steel feud blazes up furiously

VietNamNet Bridge – Every time when the Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) plans to raise the retail electricity price, the war between the power generator and steel mills escalates.

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Australian court agrees, we're not all male or female

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VietNam News English 14 month(s) ago

A landmark ruling won by an Australian gender trailblazer which finds that sex does not just mean male or female could have broader implications as society becomes more accepting of diversity, experts say.

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