Four Vietnamese fishermen convicted of poaching deported from Solomon Islands International

Four Vietnamese fishermen were deported from the Solomon Islands on Thursday after being convicted of illegal fishing and trespassing in that country’s territorial waters. They are the first of 40 Vietnamese fishermen from three Vietnamese fishing boats to be sent home after they were arrested in March for fishing illegally off a reef system about […]

EU to raise South China Sea issues again after last year’s tense discussion International

EU officials are set to bring up discussions about the South China Sea during a summit on Friday, possbily in a careful manner to avoid the tense situation seen last year. Premier Li Keqiang will meet top EU officials at the summit in Brussels to discuss a wide range of issues. The EU remains cautious […]

4 new things to do in Saigon International

Tradition Medicine District Bags of medicine on display at the Museum of Traditional Vietnamese Medicine in District 10. Photo by VnExpress/Thanh Nguyen Several streets in Ho Chi Minh City’s District 5, home to over a hundred traditional medicine businesses, are now assuming a new role as a tourist attraction, following an initiative launched in February […]