Last Friday, The Truong and six of his friends who live in HCM City set off for Sa Pa Town, immediately after hearing that snow was about to fall.
More than 10,000 music fans were on hand recently at a concert in Ha Noi to celebrate rocker and songwriter Tran Lap's iron will and enthusiasm for life in his ongoing battle against rectal cancer.
Though his background is in tourism, Nguyen Vu Minh Quan, 35, has always had a great desire to promote sustainable agricultural practices.
The book met with widespread critical and commercial acclaim after its release by the Viet Nam Writers Association last year.
The head of a local agricultural cooperative in HCM City's Hoc Mon District, who is known as a "billionaire farmer" by locals, has been generously providing advanced breeding methods to local farmers and buying fresh milk at good prices from them.
Comments on the social media site have stirred up talk on the internet, especially among those who like to show how much money they spend on various activities, from the mundane to the extraordinary.
In a country where civil servants are not known for their cheerful or sociable ways, officials in Binh Khanh Ward in HCM City's District 2 seem to be a different species.
Open only a month, the Mix Max stall set up near the Nhieu Loc-Thi Nghe Canal in District 3 already has a regular clientele. The large wooden cart displays trays of 12 different kinds of fruit.
Tam Lang, owner of a small silk-weaving factory in An Giang Province's Tan Chau Town, is the last weaver in the region to offer My A silk, a traditional silk famous for its premium quality.
Located in HCM City's District 5, the Dai Quang Minh Trading Service Centre provides the most diverse selection of accessories in the southern region. It's a great source of inspiration for anyone who loves handmade products.
Tourists usually go to the beach to swim, sunbathe, search for seashells and watch the sun go down. Yet, others want to do more than just soak up the sun.


Teacher's long fight for justice pays off Teacher's long fight for justice pays off

Nguyen Than spent years trying to prove the innocence of his former student, wrongfully convicted on a murder charge 18 years ago.

Passion motivates circus artists to take risks Passion motivates circus artists to take risks

The circus has always been about performers attempting precarious and daring acts in exchange for the intangible reward of the roar of the crowd.

New flowers grown for Tet New flowers grown for Tet

Farmers in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta will offer new varieties of flowers for the upcoming Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday, which falls on February 8 this year.

VN strives to reform customs ahead of FTAs VN strives to reform customs ahead of FTAs

The World Trade Organisation's Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) would boost customs reforms to facilitate trade across borders in line with international standards, an official has said.