Facebook shares hit record high as mobile ad sales soar

And within weeks, Facebook is expected to start a video service that will include scripted shows, a sharp change for a business built on user-generated content.

A tale of tears and guilt as two girls switched at birth learn to accept their real parents in Vietnam

En Vnexpress - ‘They haven't been able to grasp the whole truth. They just think they have two mothers and two fathers.’

Into the swamps with Hanoi's eel king

En Vnexpress - A military career left this man with a skill you might not expect.

Khe Kem waterfall – a silver strip of silk amid the jungle

Around 20km from Con Cuong Town in Nghe An Province, Khe Kem waterfall has become an ideal destination for trekkers thanks to its pristine beauty favoured by nature.

Fairy tales overcome nightmares at S.Korea’s militarized border town

En Vnexpress - 'Fairy tales come true in Paju', is the advertising lure from the Korean Tourism Board.

Vietnam uncovers 90,000 cases of smuggling in first half of 2017

The number of cases may have fallen, but authorities say that just means smugglers are becoming more sophisticated.

Insects a delicacy for Vietnamese foodies

VietNamNet Bridge – To many foreigners, Vietnamese are considered adventurous eaters – not afraid to devour the whole animal, blood and guts included. Insects are also on the menu.

Thua Thien Hue introduces new tourism products

The central province of Thua Thien – Hue on July 25 debuted seven tourism products, designed for local Phu Vang and Phu Loc districts and Huong Tra town.

Young volunteers promote capital city’s image

Young volunteers supporting Hanoi’s tourism have impressed residents and visitors with their activities to promote the capital city’s culture and history and have made a significant contribution to

Vietnam to promote tourism in Western European nations

The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism will hold tourism promotion programs in six Western European cities: Milan and Rome (Italy), Valencia (Spain), Berlin and Frankfurt (Germany) and

An age-old fabric market in Saigon

Soai Kinh Lam in the city’s District 5 is known far and wide for its long-established role as a crucial distribution hub of fabrics, not only for the city but the entire southern region.

Think your apartment is too small? Take a look at this ‘cage home’ in Hanoi

En Vnexpress - This super-tiny apartment in the heart of the capital has been home to two men for 20 years.

3 reasons why telco giant Viettel's global expansion is booming

Strong international markets, favorable exchange rates and new services have led to record revenues.

The force is female: India's women cops take a stand

En Vnexpress - All-female police units are shaking up the male-dominated force in conservative northwest India, hitting the streets to combat sex crimes and a pervasive culture of silence around

Michael Kors to buy luxury shoemaker Jimmy Choo for $1.2 billion

Michael Kors has been struggling in recent quarters with declining same-store sales as fewer people visit its shops.

Storm Sonca leaves more than 30 flights stranded in Vietnam

En Vnexpress - The fourth storm of the year is forecast to hit Vietnam this evening.

30 years and still going strong: A banh xeo legacy in central Vietnam

En Vnexpress - It’s not strange to find yourself standing in line waiting for a crispy pancake at this restaurant.

South Korea tips fastest growth in three years in 2017

The forecast for 2017 marks the strongest projected growth of the South Korean economy since GDP expanded by 3.3 percent in 2014.

Where the gemstones sparkle in Hanoi

En Vnexpress - Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves would be right at home at this treasure trove, so keep an eye on your bling.

Japan Airlines finds way back into Vietnam’s fast-growing market with Vietjet deal: report

Having split with Vietnam Airlines last year, the Japanese carrier is looking for another slice of the action.

Second generation Vietnamese-built smartphone to hit shelves next month

If the company spent as much time working on the phone as it did on the invites, customers are in for a treat.

US veteran brightens up Hanoi's dilapidated walls with a little help from his friends

En Vnexpress - English lessons are expensive, but for this former paratrooper's class, they only cost a hard day's work painting the city's crumbling facades.

10 tourism companies allowed to organize adventure tour

The provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism yesterday granted licenses to organize adventure tours to ten travel agents in the Highlands province of Lam Dong.

Discovering a little Japanese community in town

Those curious about Japanese culture and gastronomy are highly recommended to visit Little Japan, an area surrounded by Le Thanh Ton, Ngo Van Nam, Thai Van Lung, Thi Sach, and Hai Ba Trung streets in