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Young woman ‘exports’ Vietnamese yoga coaches

11:09 | 04/13/2015

An enterprising Vietnamese woman has tasted the first fruit of her ambitious quest to ‘ship’ local yoga coaches to other countries, including those where the discipline has gained a strong foothold.

Dray Nur waterfall- symbol of beauty in the Central Highlands

10:13 | 04/12/2015

(VOV) - With its romantic mysterious beauty, Dray Nur waterfall in Dak Lak province is closely associated with many legends of the Central Highlands. The waterfall has become a popular tourist destination.

Helmet law for kid largely ignored across Vietnam

09:09 | 04/12/2015

The regulation that children above six years old must wear a crash helmet when traveling on motorbikes took effect on April 10, but the rule was not complied with in various localities nationwide.

Vietnam wins 9 medals at world junior weightlifting event

09:47 | 04/11/2015

Vietnam’s team have won 9 medals, including one gold and six silvers, during the first 7 competition days at the World Junior Weightlifting Championship in Peru, which will end on April 12.

Provider of sex workers for foreigners arrested

10:07 | 04/08/2015

Police have detained a man who worked as a pimp in a Ho Chi Minh City area dubbed the “Westerner’s zone” or “backpacker area,” Vietnamese media reported.

Nine action, horror movies for April

14:18 | 04/02/2015

"Fast & Furious 7" and "Avengers: Age of Ultron" are two blockbusters opening the summer movie season in April.

Parents face fines if their kids don't don helmets

09:51 | 04/02/2015

Parents of children who ride electric bikes or ride pillion without wearing a helmet will be fined between VND100,000-200,000 (US$4.60-9.30) from next month, Hanoi Traffic Safety Committee has said.

A Hanoian oddity

10:06 | 04/02/2015

Egg coffee is one of Hanoi’s must-tries for visitors and has been included in many food tours around the capital city.

Breaking the mould

11:18 | 03/30/2015

Nguyen Thi Thanh Tam was the first woman to play the dan bau in Vietnam and she has wowed audiences around the world with her musical gift.

Indian girl’s love for disabled kids through paintings

11:59 | 03/26/2015

(VOV) -An exhibition entitled ‘Into Karishma's World’ of Indian girl Karishma Kannan is set to take place at Sheraton Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City on March 27 as a fund raiser for underprivileged children in HCM City.

Be creative at Toa Tau classes

10:26 | 03/23/2015

Toa Tau (train carriage) is a small but special school located at 632 Dien Bien Phu, Binh Thanh District, HCM City.

Influenza A H1N1 outbreak confirmed in central Vietnam

16:14 | 03/22/2015

Sixteen students of a school in the Central Highlands region in Vietnam have been tested positive for influenza type A subtype H1N1, according to health authorities.

Girl missing in Vietnam found dead in Cambodia

11:28 | 03/20/2015

(VOV) - An eight-year-old Vietnamese girl was found dead in Cambodia’s Svay Rieng province, near the border with Vietnam on March 19.

Conquering the foot of Voi Waterfall

11:25 | 03/18/2015

As one of the most beautiful waterfalls in the Central Highlands, Voi (Elephant) Waterfall has made many visitors infatuated with its magnificent and impressive appearance as well as the story behind it.

Heart-wrenching photo heats up dog meat debate

14:44 | 03/17/2015

A photo featuring a small girl crying next to a roughly-roasted dog has gone viral on Vietnamese social media over the last few days.