HCM City a magnet for medical tourists
The growing reputation of Vietnamese doctors has led to a boom in foreigners seeking treatment here, and locals who once went abroad are also opting for healthcare at home, Gia Loc reports.
Soldier goes ‘crazy,' becomes a millionaire
A military officer with an urge to business took early retirement and invested in a marshy piece of land to raise fish in 1995. Twenty years later, he has not stopped spawning success stories.
Herbalist's work unveils ‘ancient secrets'
Nguyen Khac Bao, 68, is well-known in Bac Ninh City, in the northern province of Bac Ninh, as the fifth generation of his family who practices Oriental medicine.
Fast tracking food from the sea to your plate
The freshest of seafood with advice and wisdom from veteran fishermen and locals on how to enjoy it the best await you in Da Nang. Hoai Nam gets somewhat tipsy in telling the story
John Reilly, chairman of Friends of Viet Nam Heritage (FVH) Ha Noi, an organisation that aims to enhance foreigners' understanding of Viet Nam's cultural heritages, tells Ha Nguyen that local residents also benefit from their membership.
New teaching model instills confidence
Lau Thi Hoa could not hide her joy. Even her eyes smiled as she told us she was one of the students selected to sing at an important event for the district.
Education in Viet Nam has always been a subject that arouses passionate discussion as it involves small children and almost every family has something to say about it.
Eye of the storm
It got dark quite early. The news about the storm was still on the radio. The bonze and Sang had dinner earlier than usual. The praying also happened earlier.
Slow Cooked Sea Bass (Roots Vegetables Ragout with Black Truffle, Parsley Foam)
Stay warm this January with new recipe from chef Genique of Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi!
To show gratitude to their parents, Tien Giang Province native Nguyen Van Chien, along with his two brothers, one of whom has since died, decided to stop cutting their hair when they were very young.
If Tiger Woods didn't have bad luck, he'd have no luck. He might want to consider visiting a temple, light a few joss sticks, make a huge donation and let the monks pray to remove whatever black cloud is following him around.
HCM City a magnet for medical tourists
HCM City a magnet for medical tourists

The growing reputation of Vietnamese doctors has led to a boom in foreigners seeking treatment here, and locals who once went abroad are also opting for healthcare at home, Gia Loc reports.

Eye of the storm
Eye of the storm

It got dark quite early. The news about the storm was still on the radio. The bonze and Sang had dinner earlier than usual. The praying also happened earlier.

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Military helicopter crash kills four crew members Military helicopter crash kills four crew members

Four crew members were killed when a Viet Nam Air Force UH-1 helicopter crashed during a training exercise yesterday morning.

VN committed to realising TPP VN committed to realising TPP

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh reiterated Viet Nam's commitment to negotiating and realising the terms of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) for the benefit of all TPP members while meeting US Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade Stefan M. Selig yesterday in Ha Noi.

Talented ‘stage magician' tells story in memoir Talented ‘stage magician' tells story in memoir

Artist Thanh Loc will begin his five-city tour tomorrow in HCM City to launch his newly published memoirs.

Viet Nam sit at 137th in world football rankings Viet Nam sit at 137th in world football rankings

Viet Nam jumped up four steps in international football rankings, according to FIFA's latest list.

Ministry to tighten control over wild Ministry to tighten control over wild

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has urged relevant ministries and agencies to tighten management over centres that raise dangerous wild animals in order to ensure the safety of local people.