Five Vietnamese dishes that have got global gourmets talking International

Bun cha, “cursing rice noodles”, snails, duck embryos and banh mi – ever heard of them? They’ve been catching the attention of foreign visitors of late, and some have already made it onto the international culinary stage. Regardless of their sheer weirdness or genuine quality, these dishes have moved the country’s culinary reputation on past […]

Saigon unveils much-awaited plan for downtown street food zones International

For the first time, Ho Chi Minh City will create dedicated spaces for street food where low-income vendors can sell safe products without paying any fee. The plan, unveiled on Monday, came after the city launched in early February a sidewalk cleanup campaign to remove invasive business activities that were believed to worsen traffic congestion […]