A taste of Saigon's exotic sidewalks

En Vnexpress - A drive along the city's streets puts all the country's fruity specialties on a plate.

A storm is brewing: Another side of Vietnam's once-forbidden island outpost

En Vnexpress - One storm may have redefined the definition of paradise bliss in one fell swoop.

Actor John Heard, the 'Home Alone' dad, dead at 72

En Vnexpress - He died recuperating from back surgery.

Is a Facebook phone in the works?

En nexpress - Facebook could be working on a smartphone, according to paperwork recently spotted by cyber sleuths which the tech giant filed earlier this year.

Linkin Park US tour canceled after suicide of Chester Bennington

En Vnexpress - Bennington, 41, died by hanging himself at his southern California home,

Vietnam's top taxi firm cries foul at Grab, Uber again after 8,000 drivers quit

En nexpress - Such finger-pointing has, however, received little empathy from the pulic, who seem happier with a more cost-effective, reliable service.

Vietnam reaching a heady high in the global beer business

En nexpress - Drinkers are foaming at the mouth in 'the next key battleground for brewers.'

Current affairs: Hanoians take a dip in the Red River

En Vnexpress - The rain is pouring down anyway, so why not go for a swim? But make sure you take a lifebuoy with you.

N. Korea economy grows at fastest pace in 17 years: Seoul

En nexpress - The economy grew 3.9 percent last year, the fastest since 1999.

Singaporean bank gets go-ahead to open up in Vietnam

En nexpress - United Overseas Bank is the first Singaporean institute to be given a license to start up shop in Vietnam.

Tech group sides with Apple in Qualcomm's iPhone ban dispute

En nexpress - 'If the ITC were to grant this exclusion order, it would help Qualcomm use its monopoly power for further leverage against Apple and allow them to drive up prices on consumer devices.'

The best of Vietnam this week

En Vnexpress - Check out some of the most stunning Instagram photos hashtagged #vietnam and #everydayvietnam.

'Saigon' brings exiles' loss and longing to the stage

En Vnexpress - It is a story of the heartbreak and longing of Vietnamese who were torn between France and their homeland when French colonial rule collapsed.

Vietnam beats France to crack China's top 10 travel destinations

En Vnexpress - With 200 million Chinese tourists expected to make outbound trips in 2020, Vietnam is set to become even more popular.

Sun Group launches new luxury resort complex in Ha Long Bay

En nexpress - The new gem is expected to be an investment magnet, driving up tourism in the world-famous Ha Long Bay .

When the world is a big box of chocolates

En Vnexpress - Wherever you are, there's always a place for the amazing bitter-sweetness.

Linkin Park singer Bennington dead in apparent suicide -coroner

En Vnexpress - He had a history of alcohol and drug abuse.

Vietnamese tour company in hot water for illegal Thailand tours

En Vnexpress - A group was left stranded in Thailand after two guides were arrested for working without licenses.

Viettel’s first-half profits jump 1.5 times in overseas markets

En nexpress - Projects in nine different countries are starting to pay dividends for the telco giant.

Asia stocks hit 9-1/2-year high, markets await BOJ, ECB meetings

En nexpress - Shares scaled near-decade peak on Thursday, bolstered by a surge in global stocks to a record high on strong U.S. corporate earnings.

Vietnam plans to top up oil reserves in bid to improve energy security

En nexpress - The move would help the country enhance its energy security.

Asia's youngest nation offers glimmer of hope for LGBT rights

En Vnexpress - Campaigners say East Timor's first-ever pride parade last month was a milestone for the tiny, half-island nation.

HSBC lowers 2017 economic growth forecast for Vietnam

En nexpress - The expected growth rate is now far below the government’s target of 6.7 percent.

US, China fail to agree on trade issues, casting doubt on other issues

En nexpress - The annual economic dialogue session in Washington ended with no new announcements on US market access to China.

Vietnam's Nghi Son refinery to import its first Kuwaiti crude cargo

En nexpress - The country's sole refinery has delayed its commercial startup until the end of this year.