Jasmine Le is a national reporter at Vietnam Times, covering Travel and Lifestyle. She acquired Bachelor’s Degree in English language upon her graduation in 2019 at English Department, Hanoi University and has one year experience working in the journalism field.
For Jasmine Le's latest contributions to VietnamTimes, see below:
Since the invasion of the novel coronavirus, people's lives have been turned upside down as the pandemic spread to all corners of the globe. But despite global upheaval, Vietnam has been praised for the way it has handled this deadly plague.
21 color photos depicting Vietnam’s splendors and cultural diversity are displayed along the perimeter wall of the German Embassy in Hanoi.
President Joe Biden on Wednesday named Dat Tran to immediately take the helm of the Department of Veterans Affairs.
World breaking news today (January 24): Biden speaks to leaders of Mexico and Canada on trade, migration. Meanwhile, Portugal holds presidential election, hundreds march in Tunisia as protests sharpen and gold price also make headlines today.
Vietnam News Today (January 24) features headlines include Russian Communist Party's leader sends greetings to 13th National Party Congress, top leader receives credentials of new envoys from Spain, Iran, Philippines, COVID-19 updates.
Locals in Hoa Hau commune, Ly Nhan district, northern province of Ha Giang are working round the clock to churn out thousands of braised black carp pots, in time to serve ahead of Lunar New Year.
Chung cake (Vietnamese sticky rice) is an indispensable offering to Vietnamse’s ancestors during Tet. If you find yourself new to the recipe, here we offer you details on needed ingredients, cooking recipes, wrapping techniques, as well as how to cut the sticky cake nicely.
As the Lunar New Year is coming to town, the cheerful, festive atmosphere is felt in almost every drinking establishment. In the middle of Ho Chi Minh city, there are four such places with outstanding New-Year-themed decoration for cafe lovers.
World breaking news today (January 22): Trump officials at labor board ousted by Biden. Meanwhile, Biden seeks extension of START nuclear treaty with Russia, Twitter locks account of Chinese Embassy in U.S, Indian's largest vaccine manufacturer exploded, and gold prices also make headlines today.
Finishing a staggering 200km swimming distance, Quang and Khanh have earned the title of Vietnam’s longest distance river swimmers. The incredible journey amazes and surpasses anyone’s expectations.
Vietnam news today (January 22) features headlines including Vietnam sends congratulations to new US President, Vietnam attends ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Retreat, PM Phuc holds phone talks with Aussie counterpart, Indian communists admire Vietnam’s achievements, COVID-19 updates.
A flight taking off from HCMC has to put off landing at Tho Xuan airport over safety fear as the aviation security is trying to catch a dog “invading” inside the airport.
An endangered langur native to China and Vietnam born at Philadelphia Zoo last month was named Quy Bau, meaning "precious" in Vietnamese.
The World Health Organization (WHO) plans to approve several COVID-19 vaccines from Western and Chinese manufacturers in coming weeks and months, a document published on Wednesday shows, as it aims for rapid rollouts in poorer countries.
World breaking news today (January 21): Biden takes the oath of Office. Meanwhile, world leaders react to Joe Biden's inauguration, Italy PM wins backing for deficit hike, British to face ban on entering EU and gold price also make headlines today.
Vietnam News Today (January 21) features headlines including Hanoi’s police begin ensuring security for National Party Congress, Vietnam-Laos relations more special amid COVID-19, Tet gifts offered to needy people nationwide and COVID-19 situation updates.
A series of activities are being held across the country to bring a warm and happy Tet (lunar New Year) to poor and disadvantaged people ahead of the important traditional festival.
The Vietnamese community in Cambodia held a gathering on January 16 to celebrate the Lunar New Year (Tet) festival, which falls on February 12.
World breaking news today (January 20): Joe Biden tears up in emotional farewell. Meanwhile, Trump doesn’t mention Biden in farewell, Thai court gives record 43-year sentence for insulting king, COVID-19 updates and gold prices also make headlines today.
Vietnam News Today (January 20) features headlines include nearly 1,600 delegates to attend 13th National Party Congress, VFF leader congratulates Laos on 11th Party Congress, Vietnam asks ASEAN to purchase COVID-19 vaccines, domestic flights increase during Tet and COVID-19 updates.