German winemakers eye bigger Vietnam market share

Hanoi- Germany's winemakers are stepping up efforts to promote their wines in the booming Vietnamese wine market, as the country's grape lovers still overwhelmingly opt for French or New World wine

Military plane crashes in Vietnam, killing five

Hanoi  - Five Vietnamese pilots were killed Tuesday morning when a military aircraft crashed into a rice field on the outskirts of Hanoi, a military official said.

Vietnam opens first bear rescue centre

Hanoi- Vietnam, a country with a large underground trade in farming bears for bile and meat, has opened its first bear rescue centre, an official said Tuesday.

Vietnam to build second oil refinery

Hanoi - Vietnam's National Oil and Gas Group has signed an agreement establishing a 6-billion-dollar joint venture with Kuwaiti and Japanese firms to develop the country's second oil refinery, an o

Vietnam police suspended after video shows them taking bribes

Hanoi - Four Hanoi police officers were suspended from duty just hours after a local news website posted a video clip showing them taking bribes from motorists who had violated traffic laws, a poli