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Saigon falls short in global safety ranking
Travel

Saigon falls short in global safety ranking

En Vnexpress - The city and its Southeast Asian peers Jakarta and Manila prop up the index in the bottom 10.

Swiss writer falls in love with the back streets
Travel

Swiss writer falls in love with the back streets

VietNamNet Bridge – Love does not always fade with time. For Swiss writer Anemi Wick, the deep love story she has had for Viet Nam for eight years has only deepened over the years.

Number of dengue patients falls slightly
Health

Number of dengue patients falls slightly

The Ministry of Health yesterday said that there has been a slight decrease of dengue patients last week.

Saigon opens new tourist info centers after $1.4mln plan falls into the trash can
Travel

Saigon opens new tourist info centers after $1.4mln plan falls into the trash can

En Vnexpress - Let's hope the two centers in District 1 don't go down the garbage shoot like their predecessors.

Farm produce falls in price, farmers incur losses
Business

Farm produce falls in price, farmers incur losses

Vietnamnet - Pineapple, watermelon and chili growers are complaining about the hot weather which has forced them to work hard to water crops. Meanwhile, farm produce prices have dropped dramatically.

VN corporate profit falls 60 percent in 2010-2015
Business

VN corporate profit falls 60 percent in 2010-2015

Vietnamnet - The corporate profit growth stood at 7.5 percent from 2010 – 2015, falling 60 percent from the rate of the 2005-2010 period, according to the General Statistics Office under the

Supply of skilled tourism workers falls short
Travel

Supply of skilled tourism workers falls short

EN VietNamNet - VietNamNet Bridge – The severe shortage of qualified workers is a huge challenge to the rapidly growing tourism sector, experts warn.

Chinese media falls for phony phone foil story about Trump
World

Chinese media falls for phony phone foil story about Trump

Yahoo News Published Saturday in The New Yorker, comedian Andy Borowitz’s humorous satirization of a paranoid president wrapping phones in tinfoil got picked up Tuesday by multiple Chinese news

Snow falls across Northeastern U.S. as major storm takes aim
World

Snow falls across Northeastern U.S. as major storm takes aim

Yahoo News By Scott Malone BOSTON (Reuters) - Snow began falling across the Northeast on Sunday ahead of a major winter storm that forecasters said could dump more than a foot (30 cm) of snow in some

Ryanair profit falls amid pressure to lower fares
World

Ryanair profit falls amid pressure to lower fares

Yahoo News LONDON (AP) — Ryanair, Europe's biggest budget airline, saw its profits drop 8 percent in the final three months of 2016 as it lowered fares and was hurt by the British pound's drop.

US stocks rise, dollar falls as Trump era begins
World

US stocks rise, dollar falls as Trump era begins

Yahoo News US stocks rose and the dollar fell Friday as Donald Trump was officially sworn in as the president of the United States and Barack Obama's term ended. Trump's inauguration dominated a day

Boost for Dutch ruling coalition as unemployment falls
World

Boost for Dutch ruling coalition as unemployment falls

Yahoo News THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The number of people registered as unemployed in the Netherlands fell by more than 100,000 last year, the biggest drop in a decade, the government

Asian shares mostly lower amid Brexit worries, Takata falls
World

Asian shares mostly lower amid Brexit worries, Takata falls

Yahoo News TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower Monday morning amid worries about Britain's exit from the European Union, and Takata stock dropped in Tokyo after the air bag maker agreed to a

Latham falls for 177 as New Zealand struggle vs Bangladesh
World

Latham falls for 177 as New Zealand struggle vs Bangladesh

Yahoo News New Zealand lost their batting anchor Tom Latham for 177 just before lunch as wickets and records tumbled on the fourth day of the first Test against Bangladesh on Sunday. New Zealand were

Ho Chi Minh City to close polluting cement mill after relocation falls through
Politics

Ho Chi Minh City to close polluting cement mill after relocation falls through

The Ha Tien unit, asked to move many times since 2003, no longer has a place in the city's vision for a green, modern future.

A dozen police killed in Peru after bus falls off a cliff
World

A dozen police killed in Peru after bus falls off a cliff

At least 12 police officers were killed and a dozen were wounded in a remote Andean region in Peru when their bus skidded off an unpaved road and tumbled down a cliff, the government said on Tuesday.

Trivago's IPO falls below expectations: source
Tech

Trivago's IPO falls below expectations: source

Trivago GmbH , the hotel search platform that is majority owned by U.S. online travel firm Expedia Inc , raised $287 million in an initial public offering (IPO) on Thursday, far below expectations,

As Aleppo falls, Trump faces test on posture toward Russia
Politics

As Aleppo falls, Trump faces test on posture toward Russia

WASHINGTON (AP) — Aleppo's fall to Syrian government forces is shaping up as the first major test of President-elect Donald Trump's desire to cooperate with Russia, whose military support has proven

After Aleppo falls, where next for Syria?
Politics

After Aleppo falls, where next for Syria?

While seizing control of Aleppo will not end the Syrian war, Bashar al-Assad's regime and its Russian and Iranian allies have more control now than at any time since the conflict began, experts say.

Australia economy slows as government spending falls
Politics

Australia economy slows as government spending falls

Australia's economy contracted for just the fourth quarter in 25 years, official data showed Wednesday, slowing the annual growth rate to 1.8 percent amid weaker government and consumer spending on

Italy's Matteo Renzi falls as swiftly as he rose
Politics

Italy's Matteo Renzi falls as swiftly as he rose

In the end, Matteo Renzi's fall was even quicker than his remarkably rapid rise to the summit of Italian politics. Italy's youngest ever premier, he was just 39 when he took office in February 2014

Italy's Renzi falls as swiftly as he rose
Politics

Italy's Renzi falls as swiftly as he rose

In the end, Matteo Renzi's fall was even quicker than his remarkably rapid rise to the summit of Italian politics. Italy's youngest ever premier, he was just 39 when he took office in February 2014

The Consumer Technology Association Falls In Line Behind Trump
Tech

The Consumer Technology Association Falls In Line Behind Trump

After a very brief flirtation with the Democratic Party, the technology trade group that puts on CES has embraced President-elect Trump.

Eurozone unemployment falls below 10%
Politics

Eurozone unemployment falls below 10%

Unemployment in the eurozone has fallen below the symbolic mark of 10 percent for the first time since April 2011, EU data showed on Thursday. The Eurostat statistics agency said the jobless rate in

Urban development blamed for deadly tree falls in Ho Chi Minh City
Politics

Urban development blamed for deadly tree falls in Ho Chi Minh City

City authorities urged to mete out penalties to ensure construction does not put trees at risk