Expats in Vietnam
Vietnam: A Digital Nomad's Paradise
As they gain internet fame through Vietnam-related content across different platforms like YouTube, Facebook and streaming sites, many expats formed a community whom share the same love and interest for the foreign land.
Expats in Vietnam
Expat Spotlight: Beatrice Updegraff - Seeking Intimate Portraits of Viets & Expats
While Beatrice has captured citizens of various Southeast Asian nations via her film camera, she particularly loves taking snapshots of Vietnamese and expats in her beloved Hanoi.
Expats in Vietnam
Intl' Students Enjoy Vietnamese Folk Games
Joining the "Children's Day: Explore Cultural Heritage with Kids" held by the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology on May 27, foreign students experienced Vietnamese folk games such as hopscotch, flag stealing, and jumping rope.
“From Far To Close:" An Introspective Story From Cristina Gonzáles Martín
Focus | May 20, 2023 | 15:36
Cristina Gonzáles Martín's unique perspective and techniques have garnered positive reactions and support from art lovers and friends, making the "From Far to Close" - an abstract exhibition a must-see for those seeking signs of hope and possibility amidst today's tribulations. "It's never before seen in any of her past collections," exhibition visitors expressed on the opening day of the event.
Expats Share Their Views of Ho Chi Minh City
Expats in Vietnam | May 12, 2023 | 11:00
Ho Chi Minh City is beloved by expats because of it's beautiful views and international flair.
British Impressions of Vietnamese Durian
Focus | May 09, 2023 | 14:54
On May 4, Vietnam's Ri6 durian was first introduced to the UK market. Many British friends expressed their excitement toward this event, suggested ways for Vietnamese durians to approach and conquer new markets, and at the same time shared their feelings about durian flavor with the Vietnam Times reporters.
Expat Spotlight: Niall Mackay - Podcasting In The Heart Of Ho Chi Minh City
Focus | April 30, 2023 | 14:56
With over 500 episodes, Scotsman Niall Mackay and his captivating guests share interesting stories of Ho Chi Minh City and its colorful inhabitants.
[Photo Series] Expats Enjoy A Day With The Hung Kings
Focus | April 29, 2023 | 15:30
Follow expats Joe Crook and Glen MacDonald as they climb Nghia Linh mountain (Phu Tho Province) to seek out the Hung Kings, Vietnam's ancient rulers.
How Foreigners Celebrate Their Traditional New Years in Vietnam
Focus | April 24, 2023 | 14:50
Expats from Laos, Thailand and Cambodia talk about their experiences of welcoming their traditional new year holiday in Vietnam.
Expat Spotlight: Irene Ohler - Empowering Women Leadership through Storytelling
Expats in Vietnam | March 31, 2023 | 14:19
Since 2012, Austrian leadership coach Irene Ohler, founder of Lightpath Leadership, has lit the spark of self-confidence and a "can-do" attitude for thousands of female leaders across the country, using the power of storytelling.
'A Journey In a Woman’s Dreams', an Impressive Collaboration between Art and Psychology
Focus | March 21, 2023 | 06:57
Impressions from the world-famous Spanish architect and creative director Salvador Pérez Arroyo, MUA Khadija Bouguedra, and designer Younes Airnar about the art exhibition "Lily, a journey into a woman’s dreams" displayed at the Vietnam Women's Museum, Hanoi.
Saigon Heat Places Second in the Southeast Asian Professional Basketball League
Expats in Vietnam | March 17, 2023 | 10:49
The Saigon Heat basketball team was expected to pull off a miracle, but will have to settle for second place at the ABL 2023 basketball championship.
Taking Care of Women's Mental Health in Workplace
Focus | March 13, 2023 | 07:58
The Singapore Business Association in Vietnam (SBAV), in partnership with the Hanoi Business Women's Association (HNEW), held the program "Celebrating Success in Diversity" on March 9, with an emphasis on encouraging mental health and well-being of women at work.
Expat Spotlight: Nikita Kostritsov - A Viet Patriot From Russia With Love
Focus | February 28, 2023 | 06:22
With almost half a million followers on TikTok, more than 400 thousands YouTube subscribers, Russian content creator Nikita Kostritsov of the Hello Nikki channel is famous for doing food review videos and comedy skits about his life in Vietnam. Hundred million online viewers enjoyed watching Nikita, together with his Vietnamese wife, reacting to typical moments in life through the perspective of a foreigner.
Tiny Japanese "Cafeteria" Turned Popular Hanoian Community Hub
Focus | February 24, 2023 | 06:30
During three months of Covid-lockdown, Japanese architect Kosuke Osawa came up with the idea of a coffee shop/social gathering space in the heart of Hanoi city. After only a year since its opening, Kosuke’s café has created an active and friendly community loved by both locals and expats.
Romantic Story of Viet - German Couple Abroad
Expats in Vietnam | February 21, 2023 | 14:12
A modern fairytale between a Vietnamese beauty and a German had turned into a fruitful marriage since 2018. It all started with a song.
Love Story of a Laotian Bride in Vietnam
Expats in Vietnam | February 20, 2023 | 12:04
For Nun, a Lao bride in Vietnam, simple gestures of care are sometimes worth thousand times more than gifts or flowers.
Viet-Ukrainian Family Share Secrets for Making Everyday Valentine's Day
Expats in Vietnam | February 14, 2023 | 10:19
According to Phan Vu Son and Sophia Koshelna, love is the secret ingredient for a sweet multicultural family dynamic.
ElecTrip - The Playful World of UV Colors Beyond the Canvas
Expats in Vietnam | February 10, 2023 | 15:58
Join Elizabeth Blanco of Queen E.B. Design and Rebecca Milward of Mango Studio on an "ElecTrip," an experience full of psychedelic colors in the heart of Hai Phong.
Businesses in Hanoi Renew and Reinvent Following Covid Time
Expats in Vietnam | February 09, 2023 | 13:41
The new Chopsteak strategy that Mathew Lowe aims to implement will be made public while Chef Quynh Nguyen's business model Rainbow Food x Hat A Cafe has undergone a complete transformation.
US Veteran in Effort to Return Wartime Diary to Vietnamese Family
Expats in Vietnam | February 08, 2023 | 20:50
A US veteran Pater Mathews of Vietnam war has emailed relevant agencies of Ha Tinh province in central Vietnam expressing his desire to fly to Vietnam and return a Vietnamese martyr’s diary picked decades ago to the martyr’s family.
Expat Spotlight: Marcus Lacey - Capturing Hanoi's Charms By Camera
Expats in Vietnam | January 31, 2023 | 10:14
With roots in England and New Zealand, expat Marcus Lacey wanted to settle down somewhere in the middle, making Vietnam the perfect choice. With breathtaking scenery and vibrant nature, this country has been a picturesque wonderland for the passionate photographer.
Expats Share New Year's Resolutions
Expats in Vietnam | January 25, 2023 | 09:14
To set up for great success in the Year of the Cat, expats living in Vietnam revealed their biggest achievements in 2022 and new year's resolutions, from personal to social responsibilty goals.
Vietnamese Spring Rolls Praised As One Of The World’s Tastiest Snacks
18:28 | 01/06/2023
Tan Hiep Phat Group visits orphaned children supported by "Walking Forward With You" program
15:04 | 01/06/2023
Vietnam - Australia Friendship Food and Culture Festival Held in Hanoi
14:59 | 01/06/2023
USAID Provides Disaster Response Equipment for Nghe An Province
14:18 | 01/06/2023