Vietnam is among the world’s top 20 countries in terms of its number of Internet users
North Korea aspires to build one of the 50 tallest skyscrapers in the world, but no one is sure when the construction will be finished
North Korea is said to dote on its children to ensure they are given the best education
In the late 1960s, North Korea boasted both modernized agriculture and industry
A North Korean 5,000-won (US$37) banknote is among the Tuoi Tre (Youth) newspaper reporters’ most treasured souvenirs
Tourists are only allowed to take photos of the building on the South Korean side when they visit the de facto borderline between the North and South
Promotional girls in short skirts at the draft beer fete in North Korea keep smiling as they usher guests in
The apparatus installed along the Saigon River Tunnel is similar to that of vital internal organs inside the human body
Visitors are not allowed to lay wreaths on the monuments of two highly revered, immortal North Korean leaders, as wreaths are typically for the dead
A local tour guide advised Tuoi Tre reporters to delete all footage and photos related to South Korea and state leaders of other countries, including Vietnam, before entering North Korea
Getting sent a coffin might be viewed as a life threat in most cultures, but for the Katu minority in central Vietnam, it is the ultimate sign of respect.
A South Korean monk who fought in Vietnam in the early 1970s has asked Vietnamese survivors for forgiveness
After spending the day making hard-earned cash on Saigon’s busy streets, the city’s poor find shelter inside 24/7 coffee shops offering a good night’s rest on rented hammocks.
Active survivors of massacres carried out by South Korean mercenaries around 50 years ago are working towards a plan to gather their contemporaries
Words of hostility should be replaced with messages of peace on future monuments
The younger sister, who had once risen to the position of Vice-President at the Bank of America, died some years ago at the age of 47