Vietnam arrests blogger who covered Olympic torch demonstrations

Hanoi  -  A prominent democracy activist whose blog featured reports on demonstrations against the relay of the Beijing Olympic torch has been arrested by Vietnamese police, local press reported We

Paddy rice price in Vietnam rises 10 per cent in a week

Hanoi - Paddy RicePaddy rice prices in Vietnam have increased by almost 10 per cent over the past

Vietnam arrests, deports Finnish man wanted for murder

Hanoi  - Vietnamese police arrested and deported a Finnish man wanted in his home country for murdering his wife, a police officer said Tuesday.

Overloaded bus hits truck, killing seven in Vietnam

Hanoi - At least seven people were killed and more than 20 seriously injured when a bus carrying more than 30 people collided with a truck in central Vietnam, an official said Monday.

Vietnam prime minister guarantees Olympic torch's safety

Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyen Tan DungHanoi - Prime Minister Ng

Vietnam denies it uses illegal timber

Hanoi  - Vietnam has denied a report by two non-governmental organizations, the UK-based Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) and the Indonesian organization Telapak, which called Vietnam a maj