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Rhino horns 'worth more than gold' in Vietnam
Poaching of the endangered species in Africa is on the rise, and traffickers often move the horns to Vietnam for sale.
Last updated: 22 May 2013 09:19 GMT
Vietnam: Where free education isn't so free
Communist Southeast Asian state promises schooling free of charge, but often falls far short of its pledge.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2013 14:28 GMT
Dog meat trafficking disgusts health experts
Activists say pet kidnappings for food are increasing in Vietnam and Thailand, even though some dogs have rabies.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2013 12:28 GMT
China hunts for energy in stormy waters
Territorial disputes in the South China Sea likely to escalate after Beijing's recent expansion of deepwater assets.
Last updated: 27 Mar 2013 07:14 GMT
The 'war on terror' and the Arab Spring
If it's in the national interest of the US and its allies to support change in the Arab world, then it is time to do so.
Last updated: 17 Dec 2012 11:57 GMT
Police break up anti-China rallies in Vietnam
Vietnamese police detain at least 20 activists as hundreds protest China's claim over oil and gas-rich South China Sea.
Last updated: 09 Dec 2012 08:07 GMT
Vietnamese study to be 'perfect Korean wives'
'Wife classes’ take hold in Vietnam as South Korea addresses a surge in international marriages - and its problems.
Last updated: 04 Dec 2012 07:13 GMT
South China Sea issue tops Obama visit
Vietnam and Philippines urge the US President to bring up South China Sea dispute with China during regional summit.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2012 12:53 GMT
Tropical storms rage across Asia and Africa
One of systems is heading towards Somalia which is ill-equipped to cope with severe weather.
Last updated: 25 Oct 2012 10:10 GMT
Vietnam's economy runs out steam
Reforms assume urgency as property-market collapse hits banks, inflation rises and credit rating gets downgraded.
Last updated: 04 Oct 2012 16:37 GMT
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