As the Covid-19 epidemic is still raging in many countries in the world, 2021 continues to be a challenging year for overseas Vietnamese.
January 17, 2021 | 15:44
A Vietnamese-born member of the Georgia state legislature wore ao dai during her inauguration on January 12, after being re-elected in November 2020.
January 17, 2021 | 08:44
The holiday season is normally the “golden time” for Vietnamese nail salon owners in California to earn money. However, due to the stay-at-home orders caused by Covid-19, their operations have been seriously affected.
January 16, 2021 | 14:12
A research team led by Vietnamese national Nguyen Trong Hieu from the Australian National University (ANU) has been granted aid worth AUD1 million (USD 750,000) from the Australia Renewable Energy Agency for their new-generation solar cell development project.
January 15, 2021 | 10:28
Vietnam has recently taken various measures to protect citizens abroad, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang said at the ministry’s regular meeting on January 14.
January 13, 2021 | 14:00
The love story between Cuban veterinarian Osvaldo Dias Borato with a Hanoi girl named Hoang Thi Phuong Hanh has transcended language, distance, and hardship to become a beautiful symbol of love and empathy of the two countries.
January 11, 2021 | 13:35
Tank Noodle, a Vietnamese restaurant in Chicago, is being bombarded by hate email and threats after its owner attended the “Save America rally” in Washington D.C last Wednesday.
January 11, 2021 | 00:04
Feeling of the author was shared exactly two months after the historic day of November 7, when the media simultaneously recognized Joe Biden as the President-elect of the United States and exactly one day after the U.S. Capitol riots.
January 09, 2021 | 20:47
A Vietnamese bride in Korea was sentenced by a court to 3 years in prison after jumping from an apartment building with her newborn baby, resulting in the baby’s death.
January 09, 2021 | 11:17
A Tokyo-based money transfer company has spent much of the year supporting Vietnamese stranded in Japan without jobs due to the novel coronavirus pandemic.
January 07, 2021 | 07:34
Hankuk Chemi, used to carry oil products and chemicals, was said to be seized in the Persian Gulf on its way to the United Arab Emirates port of Fujairah after loading at Jubail, Saudi Arabia, on January 2.
Vietnamese American soccer star Lee Nguyen back to Vietnam, becoming the most expensive player in the V-League 2021
January 06, 2021 | 16:31
Early this morning (Vietnam time), Vietnamese American football star Lee Nguyen took a flight back to Vietnam to wear Ho Chi Minh City club's shirt for the competition in the V-League 2021.
January 06, 2021 | 10:07
Vietnamese workers in the Republic of Korea (RoK) under the Employment Permit System (EPS) programme will have a 50-day automatic stay extension period, the country’s Immigration Management Agency announced last week.
January 05, 2021 | 11:23
As the new Covid-19 variant is emerging in the UK, the overseas Vietnamese residing in the distant country for work and study are on high alert but not afraid of the new strain.
January 04, 2021 | 14:57
The Vietnamese Embassy in Cuba had held a meeting for the overseas Vietnamese to welcome the 2021 New Year.
January 02, 2021 | 14:27
The project looks to connect the Vietnamese community in Malaysia and convey messages of optimism and hope, said its initiator.
January 01, 2021 | 07:32
Vietnamese expatriates in Laos joined together in Phat Tich pagoda in Vientiane on December 31 to pray for peace and happiness in the upcoming New Year.
December 29, 2020 | 21:45
On Tuesday's afternoon, December 29, a relative of singer Van Quang Long, the former member of Vietnamese famous music group 1088 in 2000s, confirmed to press that the male singer died in the US at the age of 41 due to a stroke.
December 27, 2020 | 07:59
Christmas and New Year's Eve is coming, many overseas Vietnamese students cannot return to their home countries due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Vietnamtimes reporters had the opportunity to interview international students as they had to celebrate Christmas alone halfway around the world from their family.
December 27, 2020 | 07:51
The COVID-19 pandemic has halted many cross-border flights that bring overseas Vietnamese home during Christmas and New Year. A lot of overseas Vietnamese thus, are celebrating occasions like never before.
First Vietnamese expats in the US tell story of getting Covid-19 vaccinated and wish to go home for Tet
December 25, 2020 | 10:46
In the US, the health care staffs received Covid-19 Vaccine 1 to 2 weeks ago (as soon as the Pfizer vaccine arrived in the US). Followed by people at high risk of infection including veterans, the elderly, especially those in nursing houses. The first Vietnamese expatriates in the US were also vaccinated and they believed in its safety.