Vietnam

lifestyle

Meet the Young People Shaping the Future of Vietnamese Fashion

“We aren’t just selling clothes—we’re selling inspiration for the community. And young Vietnamese people are slowly learning how to embrace their style.”
Dan Q. Dao
8.8.19
News

Vietnamese Police Busted $400 Million Chinese-Run Illegal Gambling Ring

More than 380 Chinese nationals have been detained in Vietnam’s largest gambling ring bust.
Lex Celera
7.29.19
News

The Top Five Countries That Executed The Most People In 2018 Are In Asia

China ranked number one.
Lex Celera
6.26.19
LGBTQ

For Vietnam’s LGBTQ Community, Life With a Drag Queen Troupe Can Mean Acceptance

Meet Madam Phung: a star in the country's traveling carnival scene.
Zoe Osborne
5.28.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Philippine Supermarkets Follow Thailand, Vietnam in Ditching Plastic for Leaves

Supermarkets big and small are embracing the eco-friendly alternative to wrapping fresh produce.
Lex Celera
4.17.19
coffee

Sahra Nguyen Wants to Change the Trajectory of Vietnamese Coffee

“I wanted to show people that there's so much more to Vietnam than instant coffee.”
Bettina Makalintal
4.9.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Supermarkets in Thailand and Vietnam Start Using Banana Leaves Instead of Plastic

Think of it as a very literal take on "green packaging".
Edoardo Liotta
4.5.19
japan

University in Tokyo Admits They've Lost Track of 700 Foreign Students

And that's just from the last year.
Mustika Hapsoro
3.20.19
kim jong-un

The Hanoi Summit Will Last Two Days. It Took Kim Longer Than That Just to Get There.

Kim Jong Un’s 21-carriage, bulletproof, khaki-green train has a top speed of just 38 mph.
David Gilbert
2.27.19
birds

Farming Edible Birds' Nests Is a Stinky But Lucrative Business

I was given a rare glimpse inside a bird spit farm in Vietnam. The stuff sells for upwards of $500 USD a pound, but it ain't pretty.
Wesley Grover
2.23.19
Australia Today

15 Cans of Beer Saved a Guy In Vietnam From Alcohol Poisoning

Doctors treated a severe case of methanol poisoning with a strong dose of brewskis.
Gavin Butler
1.23.19
video

Make Pho with Jimmy Ly from Madame Vo

Lesson one: the best broth takes time.
Munchies Staff
1.8.19
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