Urban Art Flourishes in Cambodia Despite Challenges

Urban Art Flourishes in Cambodia Despite Challenges

Cambodia’s Urban Arts Festival has had its fair share of controversy in only two years, however that hasn’t stopped the fe...

[Video] Wrong-Way Driver in Saigon River Tunnel Crash May Be Criminally Charged

[Video] Wrong-Way Driver in Saigon River Tunnel Crash May Be Criminally Charged

A driver who caused a major accident by driving through the Saigon River Tunnel in the wrong direction last week may fac...

Jetstar Pacific to Offer Cheap Direct Flights to Japan This Fall

Jetstar Pacific to Offer Cheap Direct Flights to Japan This Fall

Globetrotters on a budget will soon be able to jet off from Vietnam to Japan via Jetstar Pacific's new direct routes.

[Photos] Thuan Kieu Plaza Receives Makeover, May Open Again This September

[Photos] Thuan Kieu Plaza Receives Makeover, May Open Again This September

One of Saigon’s most iconic landmarks of the early 2000s – Thuan Kieu Plaza – is receiving a makeover.

Vingroup to Invest $4.4bn in Hanoi Urban Railways

Vingroup to Invest $4.4bn in Hanoi Urban Railways

Vingroup, one of Vietnam's largest property developers, plans to invest US$4.4 billion in urban railway projects in Hano...

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[Video] Wrong-Way Driver in Saigon River Tunnel Crash May Be Criminally Charged

[Video] Wrong-Way Driver in Saigon River Tunnel Crash May Be Criminally Charged

A driver who caused a major accident by driving through the Saigon River Tunnel in the wrong direction last week may face criminal charges.

Starbucks Japan to Open in 100-Year-Old Kyoto Townhouse

Starbucks Japan to Open in 100-Year-Old Kyoto Townhouse

Starbucks is attempting to merge its coffee culture with Japan's century-old traditions in the chain’s newest Kyoto location.

Old Saigon

In Search of Lost Time: The Story of Vietnam's Single-Screen Cinemas

In Search of Lost Time: The Story of Vietnam's Single-Screen Cinemas

Once upon a time, like the rest of the world, Vietnam’s metropolises were home to a plethora of single-screen cinemas. Unfortunately, with t...

Street Cred: The Tumultuous Life of Dinh Tien Hoang

Street Cred: The Tumultuous Life of Dinh Tien Hoang

Dinh Bo Linh – also known as Dinh Hoan or Dinh Tien Hoang – was a sterling emperor who is one of the main figures in Vietnam’s long his...

Saigon’s Famous Streets and Squares: Me Linh Square

Saigon’s Famous Streets and Squares: Me Linh Square

The square known today as Quảng Trường Mê Linh has been home to five different monuments since its inception in the 1860s.