Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe arrived in Vietnam Monday afternoon with fresh aid and loan packages amid both country's ongoing tensions with China.
Twenty-one people, including 14 foreign tourists, were rescued in Vietnam on Tuesday after a blaze gutted their boat in Halong Bay, according to media reports.
Vietnam’s economy has experienced its first slowdown in four years largely due to poor farming conditions and a mass fish die-off, the government announced Wednesday.
The Vietnamese government has condemned reports that China will begin a daily civilian charter flight to the contested Paracel Islands in the South China Sea, state media reported Saturday.
At least 13 people have been reported dead in central Vietnam's most recent spate of floodings.
Vietnam has temporarily blocked imports of all BMW vehicles in the wake of fraud allegations, local media reported Thursday.
Rescue crews were searching Sunday for 12 fishermen who went missing following a collision between a Vietnamese freighter and an Indonesian fishing boat in the Java Sea.
Vietnamese authorities have now reported 23 Zika virus infections, with 12 new cases diagnosed in Ho Chi Minh City, state-run media reported Tuesday.
Vietnam has confirmed its first case of microcephaly thought to have been caused by the Zika virus, authorities said on Sunday.
A Zika epidemic has been declared in parts of Ho Chi Minh City, local media reported Thursday.
Typhoon Sarika slammed into the north-eastern Philippines on Sunday, leaving at least two dead and forcing more than 12,000 to flee their homes, officials said.
Indonesian patrol boat apprehended four foreign boats allegedly fishing illegally in Indonesian waters, an official said Sunday.
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.
The Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China were expected Wednesday to adopt a protocol aimed at preventing clashes resulting from unplanned encounters in the disputed South...