Tourism Businesses Are Trying to Clean up Vietnam

Tourism Businesses Are Trying to Clean up Vietnam

The sun already threatens to sap our energy even though it’s barely mid-morning on Thanh Da Island. Devoid of the tall b...

Vietnam's University Graduates Struggle to Find Jobs That Match Their Skills

Vietnam's University Graduates Struggle to Find Jobs That Match Their Skills

University graduates in Vietnam have the highest rate of unemployment among young people, a fact that could seriously je...

Saigon's 'Ghost Tower' Seized as Collateral After Owners Fail to Repay Debt

Saigon's 'Ghost Tower' Seized as Collateral After Owners Fail to Repay Debt

The future of Saigon’s most prominent skeleton tower has become even murkier.

[Photos] Local Photographer Captures the Magic of Long Hai's Bustling Morning Port

[Photos] Local Photographer Captures the Magic of Long Hai's Bustling Morning Port

Nguyen Hoang Phi, a photographer from the fishing town of Long Hai, has captured the bustling port under beautiful morni...

Vietnam's 1st Observatory to Open in Nha Trang Next Month

Vietnam's 1st Observatory to Open in Nha Trang Next Month

Astronomy fans in Vietnam will be excited to find out that the country’s first observatory will open its doors to visito...

Old Saigon

[Photos] The 1920s Students of Hanoi’s Indochina University

[Photos] The 1920s Students of Hanoi’s Indochina University

In Vietnam, “ người không học như ngọc không mài ” – an uneducated person is like an unpolished gem. From the founding of Ly Nhan Tong’s Quoc T...

Street Cred: Trinh Cong Son, the Voice of a Generation

Street Cred: Trinh Cong Son, the Voice of a Generation

Earlier this week, Hanoi officials announced the conversion of the capital’s narrow Trinh Cong Son Street into a pedestrian zone featuring a...

Old Saigon Building of the Week: The Three-Legged Bridge of Cho Lon

Old Saigon Building of the Week: The Three-Legged Bridge of Cho Lon

Saigoneers born after the 1990s might be familiar with the term dân chơi cầu Ba Cẳng , or “the daredevils of Ba Cang Bridge”. However, not man...