Vietnamese fashion entrepreneur teamed up with UNESCO for a new travel program post pandemic

Jessica Minh Anh is on a mission. In collaboration with UNESCO, the supermodel and entrepreneur – whose history-making catwalks at iconic monuments and renewable energy sites gained her international credibility; is now focusing on vitalizing the tourism industry, to stimulate this hard-hit sector post Covid.

Vietnamese seniors embrace nursing home life

Lacking support from their busy and modernizing children, the elderly are turning to nursing homes for companionship and proper care.

‘Sky gate’ links central Vietnam provinces

Built from bricks and stones in 1883, during the reign of Emperor Minh Mang (1820-1841), Hoanh Son Quan helped control entry and exit at Ngang Pass. The ‘sky gate’...

Café windows frame Hoi An street life

There are multiple Instagrammable spots on Bach Dang Street in ancient town Hoi An. Among them, two apparently uninspiring rectangular windows have attracted much attention in recent days. The back...

HCMC library receives Mexican bookshelf

HCMC - Mexican Honorary Consul Vu Minh Anh handed over a bookshelf of Mexican book titles to Vinh Quoc Bao, deputy director of General Science Library of HCMC in District 1, on Monday, July 13. The activity is to celebrate the 45th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Mexico and Vietnam.

Young man brings joy of learning to poor kids in Ho Chi Minh City

For the past couple of years, a young man has been ‘paying it forward’ by hosting tuition-free lessons for children of migrant workers in District 7, Ho Chi Minh City.