Tuesday, 06 March 2018 07:47

Makers and Shakers on the Comedy Scene

The growth of the comedy scene comes down to the work of a number of individuals in both Hanoi and Saigon. Here are a few of them.

Published in The Big Story
Tuesday, 06 March 2018 06:47

Counterpoints to Western Thought

Great Thinkers of the Eastern World by Ian P McGreal was first published in 1995 and is still relevant. It chronologically summarizes the major works and theoretical ideas of more than 100 outstanding thinkers of the Eastern world — focussing on those from China, India, Japan, Korea, and the World of Islam.

Published in Book Buff
Saturday, 03 March 2018 08:42

Teenage Self-Esteem

This month resident counsellor Douglas Holwerda answers a mother's question about her daughter's self-esteem.

Published in The Therapist
Saturday, 03 March 2018 08:23

Homosexuality and Health

Let’s leave questions of discrimination aside for a moment and take a look at actual medical issues known to affect men who have sex with men. It’s a statistical truth that homosexual males are subject to a much higher potential of contracting sexually transmitted infections (STIs) than straight people and gay women are.

Published in Medical Buff
Saturday, 03 March 2018 07:05

The Elephant Valley

Thanks to the work of a dedicated group of individuals, a project in eastern Cambodia provides sanctuary to the endangered Asian elephant.

Published in International
Friday, 02 March 2018 09:46

TK Nguyen

One of the brains behind Skylight in Nha Trang, TK Nguyen talks F&B and his adopted hometown.

Published in The Final Say
Friday, 02 March 2018 09:34

Bun Cha Obama

Thanks to the attentions of a certain former American president, one bun cha joint has got itself a reputation. So Billy Gray decided to try it out for himself.

Published in Street Snacker
Friday, 02 March 2018 09:23

The Helmet Law: Ten Years On

In December 2017, the helmet law came into effect. A decade later, and there’s still headroom to grow.

Published in The Stories

For the third year running, in March and April Ho Chi Minh City will play host to the Magners International Comedy Festival. This year the extravaganza will be bigger and better than ever.

Published in The Big Story
Thursday, 22 February 2018 05:50

Vietnam Balloons

To infinity and beyond

Published in Briefings
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