A short story by Ma Văn Kháng
Many poor households that were given cajeput forests to protect and harvest as part of a local programme in Kiên Giang Province have escaped poverty.
After much debate over the true nature of undocumented market transactions in Việt Nam, otherwise known as the shadow economy, officials have again postponed the release of an accredited study on the matter.
Việt Nam as a member of the United Nations (UN) and a signatory to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) supports the UN in embracing a people-centred approach to development.
A longtime resident of Hàng Chiếu Street, 75-year-old Nguyễn Văn Lợi has for many years maintained the daily habit of walking around the Old Quarters for excercise.
On a quiet Tuesday morning, a strong current of wind swept a baby stroller into Xuân Hương lake, carrying with its force a one-year-old child. The boy’s mother had been busy playing Pokémon Go.