Last summer, many Vietnamese users of Facebook began noticing their newsfeeds filling up with something new — still frames from classic Disney animated films, such […]
December 4 was not a slow news day in Vietnam. The National Assembly’s “revisions” to the nation’s Constitution, which had been approved less than a […]
It’s been said a million times in a million different ways: breaking up is hard to do. The Social Media Era has made what was […]
On October 22, Vietnam was set alight by news of the attempted cover-up of a private medical patient’s death in Hanoi. The incident had all […]
With Vietnam’s economy wallowing in the doldrums, inflation rising like a banh mi in a brick oven, and the cost of living for ordinary working […]
Saturday, July 20 spelled death for three newborn babies in Quang Tri Province, mere hours after their birth, and just minutes after their routine Hepatitis B […]
In mid-June, around the 14th, a provocative status update surfaced on the personal Facebook profile of a popular Vietnamese user who goes by the name […]
When it comes to censoring entertainment media content for what it deems the “public good,” Vietnam’s Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has typically had […]
If you’re online and haven’t been living in a cave this year (though this one has plenty of room for you), it shouldn’t be hard […]
Over the weekend, a photo of three teenage girls smoking while wearing áo dài – the nation’s proud traditional dress, also used as uniforms for […]