I can well understand the patient's frustrations and feeling that such an exercise was a waste of time (and money)
I get jealous on Teachers’ Day, where are my flowers and chocolate? How come I don’t get a fabulous red envelope? Why doesn’t anyone call me? Sob... Just kidding!
Funny how one thing always tends to lead to another – it’s called serendipity; ‘the happy art of finding things by accident’
Axel van Trotsenburg, World Bank East Asia and Pacific Regional Vice President, explains why efficient cities play a crucial role in helping Vietnam to transform into a high-income society
It’s the toughest time of the year to make a living. You see it everywhere in Hoi An
If people who choose to live in Ho Chi Minh City and work in neighboring provinces are willing to combine their life and work into one, quality of life in the city would soon improve
Residents in a poor neighborhood in an outlying district of Ho Chi Minh City have uniformly replied without hesitation that whatever makes them feel happy contributes to a city worth living in
“Get a wife!” everyone shouts at me every time I have a problem in Vietnam. I’d make a terrible husband
I know that the Vietnamese can be drama queens but are they any good at drama?
I love seeing attractive women in bikinis at the beach – I really, unashamedly do
I love those green Vietcombank ATM booths – it’s fun to just leave my motorbike gloves on top of the machine for a moment while enjoying the air-con.
Although I can’t stand sport and stare in horror at people doing exercise in the morning, I still claim I have that distinctive male love of cars and power tools
You get a shock when you step out of Vietnam after living here for years
Michael Tatarski explained why his recent visa run was ‘a complete nightmare, and illustrative of many of the problems with Vietnam’s tourism’
We often overlook the obvious for the sensational. It’s human nature to look up when something out of the ordinary hits our radar
Is it time for Vietnam to introduce water restrictions along the lines of other nations with similar problems?