Fencing is a sport that involves players challenging one another with tools that look like swords. Vietnamese fencer Vũ Thành An is hoping to enter the Olympic Games.
An is seeking his second berth at the world's biggest sporting event, which will be held this summer in Tokyo.
With the opening of Japanese fashion giant Uniqlo in HCM City, locals now have another shopping option for affordable clothing, but the new store could also pose a threat to the local fashion industry.
As Tết approached, lots of woodwork was being done. It was to make special altar cabinets people like to have in their houses.
Việt Nam may be one of the world’s top rice exporters, but its exports have not fetched high prices. That might be about to change: Its ST25 fragrant rice has been recognised as the world’s best. Xuân Hương reports.
Craft artisans from the Gò Công Altar Cabinet Village in the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta province of Tiền Giang are working hard to meet the increasing number of orders before the Tết (Lunar New Year) holiday.