The US and UK have warned that air strikes alone will not prevent Islamic State (IS) fighters from seizing the Syrian town of Kobane.
Giving drugs within hours of HIV infection is not a cure, say doctors treating a baby in Milan, Italy.
As Vietnam's fastest growing airline, low-cost carrier VietJet Air is expanding its fleet and flight network throughout Vietnam and across the region.
For many Vietnamese bankers, Japanese banks are their biggest rivals in the home market. However, analysts have warned that once the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) begins next year, ASEAN banks, not Japanese, will be the most...
General Martin Dempsey said he will ask the US to strengthen Vietnam's navy capacity if a ban on lethal arms sales to the Southeast Asian nation is lifted.
Hundreds of thousands of people have been urged to seek shelter as a powerful typhoon passes over Japan's Okinawa island chain.
Vietnam's proposed nuclear power program remains controversial, with a number of issues hotly debated: Does the country really need to build a new 15-20 MW research reactor? Who will be Vietnam's partners? Which technologies...
It has been difficult getting back to normal life for Iain McNamara and his peers after their one-year trip through 22 countries.
Many Vietnamese parents are willing to shell out tens of millions of dong for their children's summer holidays, seeing it as the opportune time for children to advance their English and life skills.
The Viet Nam Centre for the Protection of Music Copyright (VCPMC) has been struggling hard to ensure due royalty payments for Vietnamese songwriters.