Thailand

Thais accused of insulting king have disappeared: Rights groups

The three activists were allegedly sent back to Thailand, but Thai deputy prime minister denies they are in custody.

Thais accused of insulting king have disappeared: Rights groups

Malaysia

Vietnamese woman accused of killing Kim Jong Nam returns home

Doan Thi Huong spent more than two years in a Malaysian prison on suspicion of killing Kim Jong Un's half-brother.

Vietnamese woman accused of killing Kim Jong Nam returns home

Malaysia

Vietnamese suspect in Kim Jong Nam murder handed prison term

Huong sentenced to three years and four months in prison but will be released in May for good behaviour, lawyer says.

Arts & Culture

Vietnam's last public letter writer, 'a witness of Saigon'

Tourists flock to Saigon Central Post Office to meet Duong Van Ngo, who spent decades translating people's sentiments.

Vietnam's last public letter writer, 'a witness of Saigon'

Malaysia

Release bid fails for Vietnamese woman in Kim Jong Nam murder

Doan Thi Huong is the last person facing charges for the 2017 killing of the North Korean leader's half-brother.

Release bid fails for Vietnamese woman in Kim Jong Nam murder

Vietnam

Vietnam asks Malaysia to free woman accused in Kim Jong Nam death

Foreign minister asks Malaysia to release Vietnamese citizen Doan Thi Huong ahead of Thursday's court hearing.

Vietnam asks Malaysia to free woman accused in Kim Jong Nam death

AJ IMPACT

Trump-Kim summit fever hits Vietnam's streets

US and North Korean leaders met for a round of talks in Vietnam's capital, with entrepreneurs cashing in on the meeting.

Trump-Kim summit fever hits Vietnam's streets

North Korea

North Korea's Kim Jong Un leaves Vietnam after summit breakdown

As Kim met officials in Hanoi, the US and North Korea spun different versions of why the talks broke down.

North Korea's Kim Jong Un leaves Vietnam after summit breakdown

North Korea

What's next for US-North Korea ties after Hanoi summit failure?

Analysts say the collapse of Trump-Kim summit is a major setback for all sides involved in the nuclear standoff.

What's next for US-North Korea ties after Hanoi summit failure?

Vietnam

Trump-Kim summit in Vietnam: All the latest updates

Pyongyang seeks partial, not total, sanctions relief in exchange for closing its main nuclear plant, says N Korean FM.

North Korea

Trump, Kim leave Vietnam summit without agreement

Trump said two sides could not reach an agreement over sanctions, lower-level negotiations to continue.

Donald Trump

Meet the other 'Donald' making waves in Vietnam

Al Jazeera meets Donald Trump impersonator in Hanoi before the second US-North Korea summit in Vietnam's capital.

Q&A: The other 'Donald' making waves in Hanoi

AJ IMPACT

Vietnam's economy races ahead. But can it keep the wheels on?

The US-China trade dispute has given Vietnam growth opportunities but it still has to overcome key challenges.

Vietnam's economy races ahead. But can it keep the wheels on?

Human Rights

Drug offence executions more than halve in 2018 after Iran reform

Report warns that populist governments advocating use of death penalty may undermine global progress towards abolition.

Drug offence executions more than halve in 2018 after Iran reform

Vietnam

Vietnam: Trump, Kim arrive in Hanoi for second summit

US wants Pyongyang to maintain its pause of weapons testing while North Korea seeks easing of sanctions.

Vietnam: Trump, Kim arrive in Hanoi for second summit