Vietnam

Weakened Typhoon Talim hits Vietnam after passing through China

HANOI, VIETNAM — Typhoon Talim reached Vietnam Tuesday after passing through China less forcefully than feared, with no deaths reported…

Trial opens for 50 Vietnam officials over rescue flight bribes

HANOI, VIETNAM — More than 50 officials went on trial in Vietnam on Tuesday for alleged corruption over repatriation flights…

Vietnam bans Barbie movie due to cultural insensitivity as it contains China’s Nine-Dash-Line

HANOI, VIETNAM – Vietnam media have reported that the Government has officially prohibited the screening of the new Barbie movie…

Human rights NGOs condemn Vietnam’s detention of environmental activists, calling for an end to arbitrary arrests

In a strong show of unity, ten regional and international non-governmental organisations (NGOs) are voicing grave concern over Vietnam’s recent…