Believing that they are unsafe for health, many people are now reluctant to eat fruit and vegetables.
Young women writers are suddenly in the limelight after breaking a number of best-selling records.
In the nine months leading up to October there were 18,697 traffic accidents throughout the country resulting in 6,758 deaths and 17,835 serious injuries, according to the National Traffic Safety Committee (NTSC).
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has identified a list of 19 additional national intangible cultural heritages.
One of the biggest celebrations of the year, the Mid Autumn festival brings families together to share food and fun.
The purchasing power of Vietnamese residents increased slightly in the first eight months of 2014, following an increase in the purchase of goods and services.
It's 9pm on Monday and people are still flocking to colourful Hang Ma Street in Ha Noi's Old Quarter.
Low-cost airline VietJet Air carried three million passengers from January to July, a 182% increase in capacity year-on-year, the carrier announced at its preliminary business review last week.
Ben Thanh Market, Saigon Notre-Dame Basilica, Post Office, Vinh Nghiem Pagoda and Archdiocese have been part and parcel of Saigon for centuries.
For decades, Nhat Tan and Quang Ba wards in Tay Ho District have been known for peach flower gardens.