8 hrs ago
Russia Strengthens Ties With Vietnam
Editor's Note: This is the first of a three-part series about Russia's intensifying focus on East Asia.
16 hrs ago
The Des Moines Register
Legislative Update: Southeast Asia can't get enough of Iowa
Being away from home turf for three weeks in November was a challenge. It started with my attendance at the World Forum for Foreign Direct Investment in Shanghai, China, on Nov. 11-13.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Duong Lam is an ancient village not too far from Hanoi. Almost all the buildings, ancient houses, garden fences, wells are constructed from laterite bricks.
South-East Asia for beginners
Take a motorbike tour through Vietnamese highlands. The perfect way to see the Vietnamese countryside between Nha Trang and Dalat is on the back of a motorbike.
Eximbank, JCB launch credit card in Vietnam
Ho Chi Minh City / Tokyo , Dec.10 : Vietnam Export Import Commercial Joint Stock Bank - Eximbank and JCB International Co., Ltd. have launched the Eximbank-JCB Credit Card in order to diversify the products to meet various demands of customers.
Thanh Nein News
Vietnam heritage town gets tourist rest stop
In the two-story building, paintings of Hoi An created by local and foreign artists are on display on the ground floor.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Hanoi BAon Chao : A Revelation
To a dish that is literally in the air in this city. When I breathe in its blue meaty smoke, I start to salivate.
Vietnam Fisherman Tour Running in Vung Tau
Vung Tau is a popular destination for domestic tourist at weekends when thousands of people from Sai Gon flock to Vung Tau to stay away from the heat.
[Editorial] Academic cooperation
Heads of major universities in Korea, China, Japan and Vietnam agreed to set up a common curriculum to teach classics of the four East Asian countries during their meeting in Seoul last week.
Vietnam Export Import Bank (Eximbank)'s Launch of Eximbank-JCB Credit Card
Ho Chi Minh City and Tokyo, Dec 10, 2013 - - Vietnam Export Import Commercial Joint Stock Bank and JCB International Co., Ltd. have launched Eximbank-JCB Credit Card in order to diversify the products to meet various demands of customers.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Grand Island Pennysaver
Father Maher spends 13 days in Asia, eyes expansion of Niagara University's global presence
When the Rev. James J. Maher, C.M., was appointed as the 26th president of Niagara University, he made it an immediate priority to establish a worldwide presence for the Catholic and Vincentian institution.
Father's fears over botanist son missing after plant-hunting trip to Vietnam
Jamie Taggart failed to return home after a trip to a mountainous region in the north of the country earlier this month Jamie Taggart failed to return home after a trip to a mountainous region in the north of the country earlier this month.
Kerry headed to Mideast, Asia
Secretary of State John Kerry is returning to the Mideast for more peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians and then will travel on to Vietnam and the Philippines.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Thanh Nein News
Vietnam drags feet on visa reforms
Foreign tourists stroll down a street in downtown Ho Chi Minh City. The Vietnam Business Forum said in its annual report released this week that there has been 'no progress' in ushering in a transparent, open, and effective visa-on-arrival system in Vietnam, warning the country's failure to streamline its visa procedures will see it fall further ... (more)
Sat Dec 07, 2013
The Scent of Burning Grass (Mui Co Chay): Luang Prabang Review
Moments of comic relief and portrayals of frailty in the face of patriotic sacrifice spice this Vietnamese answer to "Saving Private Ryan."
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Cape Cod Times
Former Cape woman helping orphans in Vietnam
Katie Veatch of Provincetown holds Cao, an orphan in Vietnam she has been trying to help, in this photo from 2010.
Reception Given at DPRK Embassy in Hanoi
A reception was given at the DPRK embassy in Hanoi on November 28 on the occasion of the 55th anniversary of President Kim Il Sung's visit to Vietnam.
Advice: Christmas in Vietnam
Need recommendations for a Christmas in Vietnam? If you have a travel question, email us at email@example.com .
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The Japan Times
Power shifting in the Pacific
Drastic changes may occur in the geopolitical map of the Pacific region. U.S. President Barack Obama stated in September in connection with the Syrian crisis that the United States should not become the world's policeman.
The Sampson Independent
Courtesy photoDavid Hammick stands approximately where his CAP unit was located in Vietnam.