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Top international DJ set for Vietnam return to kick off Asia tour
Travel

Top international DJ set for Vietnam return to kick off Asia tour

En Vnexpress - Armin van Buuren will open his Asia tour with a night in Saigon.

Vietnam named Asia-Pacific’s best golf destination in 2017
Travel

Vietnam named Asia-Pacific’s best golf destination in 2017

Vietnam has been selected as the best golf destination in the Asia-Pacific region in the 2017 Asia Golf Awards on-line poll conducted by the Asia Golf Magazine.

Ban Gioc Waterfall - Natural masterpiece in Southeast Asia
Travel

Ban Gioc Waterfall - Natural masterpiece in Southeast Asia

Ban Gioc Waterfall is considered a priceless gift that the nature has given to the northern mountainous province of Cao Bang. It is an overwhelming waterfall with breathtaking beauty in Southeast Asia

Biggest independent Asia film festival ready for action despite turmoil
Travel

Biggest independent Asia film festival ready for action despite turmoil

En Vnexpress - Leaving past politics aside, this year's Busan film festival is ready to kick off.

Vietnam leads Southeast Asia in infrastructure spending
Business

Vietnam leads Southeast Asia in infrastructure spending

NDO - Vietnam led the Southeast Asian countries in infrastructure spending, accounting for 5.7% of the country’s gross domestic product (GDP), according to a recent report released by property

Rate of Vietnamese kids with asthma highest in Asia
Health

Rate of Vietnamese kids with asthma highest in Asia

At present, the rate of Vietnamese kids aged 12 with asthma has reached at the highest level in the Asia, said the participants at the press brief in the central city of Da Nang on September 21.

Vietcombank named best bank in Vietnam by Alpha Southeast Asia
Business

Vietcombank named best bank in Vietnam by Alpha Southeast Asia

NDO - Vietcombank has been named the best bank in Vietnam in 2017 by Alpha Southeast Asia (Alpha SEA) magazine.

Calm returns to Asia markets as US data boosts dollar
Business

Calm returns to Asia markets as US data boosts dollar

Calm returned to Asian markets Wednesday, with equities stabilising after a two-day rally.

Phu Quoc, Mui Ne among Asia’s most idyllic beaches
Travel

Phu Quoc, Mui Ne among Asia’s most idyllic beaches

Phu Quoc and Mui Ne beaches of Vietnam have been listed among 20 most idyllic beaches in Asia by CNN travel.

Rail trip down Vietnam named one of the best in Asia
Travel

Rail trip down Vietnam named one of the best in Asia

En Vnexpress - Why not roll with the flow and take the scenic route with a 1,700km train ride?

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

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.

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

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.

Here are Southeast Asia's next big car manufacturing hubs
Business

Here are Southeast Asia's next big car manufacturing hubs

En nexpress - Foreign car firms can smell the burning of engine oil as the Vietnamese market heats up.

Asia manufacturing picks up in June but momentum seen slowing into second half
Business

Asia manufacturing picks up in June but momentum seen slowing into second half

En nexpress - Manufacturing in Vietnam was boosted by ramped up production by South Korea's Samsung Electronics.

China, India, Japan hamper Asia oil demand growth, efforts to balance market
Business

China, India, Japan hamper Asia oil demand growth, efforts to balance market

En nexpress - China, India and Japan make up 20 pct of world oil demand.

JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay crowned Asia’s leading new resort
Business

JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay crowned Asia’s leading new resort

En nexpress - The award is another big step for Sun Group on its path toward turning Vietnam's Phu Quoc Island into a luxury global travel destination.

JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay named Asia’s Leading New Resort
Travel

JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay named Asia’s Leading New Resort

Bao Moi - On June 4, the 2017 World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia named JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay—the first 5-star ++ resort in the south of Phu Quoc Island—as Asia’s Leading New Resort.

Vietnam a rare bright spot for women as men continue to rule corporate Asia
Business

Vietnam a rare bright spot for women as men continue to rule corporate Asia

En nexpress - Seats at the table: A new study by Deloitte has found that gender diversity in Asian boardrooms is very low.

Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com plans expansion into Southeast Asia
Business

Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com plans expansion into Southeast Asia

En nexpress - It plans to use Thailand as a hub for servicing other regional countries such as Vietnam and Malaysia.

Is coal too relaxed as renewables gear up for Asia fight?
Business

Is coal too relaxed as renewables gear up for Asia fight?

En nexpress - The message from the coal industry was that they are still the cheapest.

Five Vietnamese companies in Asia’s top 300: Nikkei
Business

Five Vietnamese companies in Asia’s top 300: Nikkei

En nexpress - Dairy giant Vinamilk has made it to the top 10, rising from its 20th position last year.

Arms show offers Japan venue to build military ties in Southeast Asia
Politics

Arms show offers Japan venue to build military ties in Southeast Asia

Japan has invited military representatives from Vietnam and its Southeast Asian neighbors to a special seminar following the three-day arms show.

Refugee children face 'harrowing' detention in Southeast Asia: charities
World

Refugee children face 'harrowing' detention in Southeast Asia: charities

Thousands of refugee children are languishing in 'dangerous and harrowing' conditions in Southeast Asian detention facilities.

Asia continues battle as Vietnam declares free of bird flu
Politics

Asia continues battle as Vietnam declares free of bird flu

Vietnam's agriculture ministry announced in late May that the country was free of the H5N1 virus after weeks of no new cases.

Mattis says US committed to Asia-Pacific as allies seek clear policy
World

Mattis says US committed to Asia-Pacific as allies seek clear policy

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said the United States remains committed to its Asia-Pacific allies.