Vietnam law book cover features topless comedian on firePublished: 11/17/2014 18:37
A book on Vietnam’s Civil Code and its guiding documents, whose cover is supposed to feature serious depictions, nevertheless has a semi-nude smiling comedian standing on a ball of fire on the front, drawing much criticism.
Vietnam stylist trims hair with Samurai swordsPublished: 11/17/2014 14:38
A skilled barber in central Vietnam’s Da Nang City offers a quick trim with a difference- instead of using scissors, he cuts his clients’ hair with traditional razor-sharp Japanese swords.
David Beckham and Vietnam woman, who shot first?Published: 11/15/2014 12:47
David Beckham was shocked at a Hanoi fan neglecting her driving to take a photo of him, while the Vietnamese woman said she only ‘shot back’ after seeing him photograph her son
Cambodia honors 2 Vietnamese for building new army vehicle Published: 11/10/2014 17:04
King Norodom Sihamoni of Cambodia has issued recognition certificates to two Vietnamese for helping Cambodia repair armored vehicles and even create a new one for the country’s military. The duo have also been awarded medals of honor for their contributions to Cambodia’s technological development
A mere 2 million rats make New York City home, statistician saysPublished: 11/07/2014 08:21
There may be 8 million stories in the Big Apple, but one of them - that New York City is home to 8 million rats, or one for every human resident - is probably a tall tale, according to research by a Columbia University statistician
Having spent the last eight years becoming a master of raising peafowl, Nguyen Huu Khoi, a resident in Tien Du District in the northern Province of Bac Ninh, manages to bring home a generous annual profit of VND500 million (US$22,000) .
A photographer from the Netherlands is planning to publish a photography book featuring amazing pictures she captured street vendors in Hanoi.
Loes Heerink plans to include some 100 photos of her “Vendors from above” to the namesake photo book, she told Tuoi Tre News from home.