23 Jan 2018
A court in Vietnam sentences one former official from state oil and gas group PetroVietnam to life in prison and another to 13 years for embezzlement and violating state rules amid a widespread corruption crackdown.
11 Nov 2017
U.S. President Donald Trump and Russia's Vladimir Putin shook hands at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit dinner in Vietnam on Friday.
4 Nov 2017
Typhoon Damrey hits Vietnam ahead of APEC summit.
9 Oct 2017
"Last Flag Flying", a comedy-drama about Vietnam war veterans, will resonate with Trump's America, despite, or perhaps because of, its period setting, says actor Bryan Cranston.
11 Mar 2017
Film buffs with the hottest ticket in town were left running for safety after a giant model of King Kong went up in flames at the sizzling Vietnam premiere of the rebooted horror classic.
21 Dec 2016
Days of unseasonably torrential rains have killed at least 24 people in central Vietnam, authorities say, inundating swathes of the region including the tourist draw town of Hoi An.