Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe arrived in Vietnam Monday afternoon with fresh aid and loan packages amid both country's ongoing tensions with China.
More than 300 kilogrammes of elephant tusks have been confiscated at Hanoi's international airport, a customs official said Monday.
At least five people were killed and ten others went missing after storm Rai brought flash floods across Vietnam, authorities said Thursday.
At least eleven people were killed and two were missing in flash floods in northern Vietnam that were triggered by Typhoon Dianmu over the weekend, authorities said Monday.
At least seven people were killed and one was missing in flash floods in northern Vietnam that were triggered by heavy rain over the past four days, authorities said Monday.
The US president, speaking at a forum in Ho Chi Minh City, says freedom is "what a modern 21st-Century culture is all about."
US President Barack Obama promoted freedom of expression during an arranged meeting with young people in Ho Chi Minh City on Wednesday.
The United States lifted a decades-old embargo on arms sales to Vietnam, US President Barack Obama said Monday in Hanoi.