The number of corruption cases as well as death penalties handed to corrupted officials in the first three quarters of this year have increased compared to the same period last year, according to a government report.

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IDG Ventures Vietnam vice president dies at 40

Nguyen Hong Truong, deputy head of IDG Ventures Vietnam and one of the founders of Vietnam's start-up community, died on October 22 from a stroke.

Two killed, four injured in HCM City house fire

Two people have been killed and four others seriously injured in a fire which burnt down a house in Ho Chi Minh City's District 9 early Tuesday morning.

Nearly VND5bn of smuggled goods destroyed in Lang Son

The Market Surveillance Department of Lang Son Province has destroyed nearly VND5bn worth of smuggled and banned goods seized in the area since early 2016.

Mother finds baby accidentally switched at hospital 43 years ago

A family in Hanoi has found their biological daughter who had been mistakenly swapped with another child 43 years ago.