Remember this mural village in Vietnam? Its residents now offer homestay service

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 6 day(s) ago

Residents of the central Vietnamese fishing village of Tam Thanh, which has gained popularity since a 2016 makeover that turned the entire locale into a giant canvas for mural paintings, are now running homestay service to host visitors.

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Maiden river buses set for June launch in Ho Chi Minh City

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 week(s) ago

The first two river bus lines in Ho Chi Minh City will open in June to offer locals an alternative traffic-free means of public transport.

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Sugar factory prime suspect behind mass fish deaths in Vietnam lagoon

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 week(s) ago

Large numbers of fish and prawns at a lagoon in south-central Vietnam’s Khanh Hoa Province were found dead on Monday, with locals pointing to wastewater from a local sugar factory as the main suspect.

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Kayak tours to clean up Hoi An waterways

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Báo Dân Trí English 1 week(s) ago

A kayak service operator has launched tours that will give both locals and foreigners the chance to clean up waterways in the vicinity of Hoi An City.

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A/H5N1 avian flu spotted in Bac Ninh

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Báo Dân Trí English 2 week(s) ago

The A/H5N1 avian influenza has been detected at fowl farms of some households in Hoa Long Commune, the northern province of Bac Ninh.

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Hoi An must retain identity for sustainable tourism growth: former official

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 3 week(s) ago

A former leader in Hoi An City is strongly urging the local administration to persever in upholding the city’s cultural identity and eco- friendly reputation in the face of a recent tourism boom.

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Hanoi to upgrade pedestrian streets

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Báo Đầu Tư English 3 week(s) ago

Hà Nội’s People’s Committee has implemented measures to improve the pedestrian streets around Hoàn Kiếm (Returned Sword) Lake. Also, a public drinking water system will be installed around the lake for the first time to serve locals and tourists.

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Endangered douc langurs rescued in Phú Yên

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Báo Dân Trí English 3 week(s) ago

Forest rangers of south central Phú Yên Province’s Tuy Hòa City have received two grey-shanked douc langurs, among the world’s 25 most endangered primates, from two locals.

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In Vietnam, islanders lead plastic bag-free lifestyle

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 3 week(s) ago

Plastic bags may be an integral part of any consumer economy, but for locals on Cham Islands off central Vietnam, doing away with them has become a habit.

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Central province throws festival fit for sea gods

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Báo Đầu Tư English 1 month(s) ago

The immense ocean and its intimidating ambience has always been unpredictable to the fishermen. Traditionally, fishermen have reposed their faith on supernatural forces, expecting them to ensure their safety during fishing trips and help them net bumper catch.

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Casino gold rush after new gambling rules

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Báo Đầu Tư English 1 month(s) ago

Vietnam is finally allowing local residents to gamble at selected casinos, a scheme aimed at opening up the lucrative industry, although analysts say that more regulation is expected for clearer gambling rules.

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Trần Temple Festival honours ancient kings

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Báo Đầu Tư English 1 month(s) ago

Thousands of locals and visitors attended the water procession and fish worship ceremonies held yesterday at Trần Temple Complex in Lộc Vượng Ward, Nam Định City of the northern province of Nam Định.

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Hanoi faces littering problem

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Báo Dân Trí English 1 month(s) ago

Hanoi only introduced fines for littering from February 1, but few locals are aware of the new regulation.

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Locals rush to take flowers home as Saigon floral show closes

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 month(s) ago

As the Nguyen Hue Flower Street, an annual event in celebration of Tet (Lunar New Year) in Ho Chi Minh City, closed on Wednesday night, many people jostled to take the flower pots home, claiming they were aiding the cleaning effort, instead of looting the street.

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Abnormal rains to persist in Ho Chi Minh City: meteorologist

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 month(s) ago

Heavy rains are forecast to continue to wet Ho Chi Minh City this afternoon, after locals were surprised by an unseasonal downpour Wednesday afternoon.

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