Vietnamese rhino horn smuggler nabbed in South Africa International

Customs officials in South Africa arrested a Vietnamese man at O.R. Tambo International Airport outside Johannesburg on Wednesday for attempting to smuggle 28.7 kilograms (63.3 pounds) of rhino horn, according to local media outlet News24. The horns, with an estimated value of ZAR6 million ($466,000), were spotted by a scanner when the man was trying […]

Da Nang posts traffic offenders’ license plates on official Facebook page International

Police are looking to name and shame people online because it’s taking too long to issue tickets. Da Nang’s Police Department announced on Thursday that it will start posting the license plates of vehicles caught on camera violating traffic regulations on its official Facebook page, an additional reminder to offenders besides issuing tickets. […]

Landslide of orders at the launch of Sun Premier Village Kem Beach Resort International

Sun Group’s five-star Sun Premier Village Kem Beach Resort in the south of Phu Quoc Island had an impressive launch at the end of last week. The event, held in the morning of June 10 at Melia Hanoi and June 11 at InterContinental Asiana Saigon in Ho Chi Minh City, attracted hundreds of investors and […]

Regional silence drowns out Vietnam’s voice as China militarizes disputed islands International

Vietnam has yet again condemned China for its construction of manmade island outposts in the South China Sea. But analysts say such protests have just proved fruitless against the backdrop of Beijing unrelenting in staking its claims in the waters both countries claim as their own. Reuters on Thursday quoted a Pentagon report as saying […]

Regional silence drowns out Vietnam’s voice as China militarizes disputed islands International

Vietnam has yet again condemned China for its construction of manmade island outposts in the South China Sea. But analysts say such protests have just proved fruitless against the backdrop of Beijing unrelenting in staking its claims in the waters both countries claim as their own. Reuters on Thursday quoted a Pentagon report as saying […]