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Indonesian men among the world’s luckiest in online dating, study says

27-Dec-2017 Intellasia | The Jakarta Post | 6:00 AM

A study has placed Indonesia in second place among countries where men have the highest chance of meeting women online. Conducted for six months by pen pals and leisure [...]
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Deadly Tropical Storm Kai-tak to threaten southern Vietnam, Malay Peninsula with heavy rain into this weekend

22-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Accuweather | 6:00 AM

After producing deadly flooding and mudslides across the Philippines last week, Tropical Storm Kai-tak will threaten Vietnam and the Malay Peninsula with flooding downpours [...]
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Vietnam to prosecute another former oil executive over mismanagement

22-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Vietnam police on Wednesday ordered the prosecution of a former executive at scandal-hit state energy company PetroVietnam over financial losses, the latest move in a [...]
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Vietnam to Prosecute Another Former Oil Executive Over Mismanagement

21-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Vietnam police on Wednesday ordered the prosecution of a former executive at scandal-hit state energy company PetroVietnam over financial losses, the latest move in a [...]
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Vietnam police probe oil executive in widened crackdown

21-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Vietnamese police have officially started investigating a former chief executive of state-owned energy giant PetroVietnam amid a widened crackdown on corruption. The Ministry [...]
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Deadly Tropical Storm Kai-tak to threaten southern Vietnam, Malay Peninsula with heavy rain this week

21-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Accuweather | 6:00 AM

After producing deadly flooding and mudslides across the Philippines last week, Tropical Storm Kai-tak will now set its sights on Vietnam and the Malay Peninsula this week. [...]
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Vietnam’s Corruption Crackdown Is All About Protecting Its Economic Miracle

21-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:00 AM

Vietnam’s export-led economy has grown at an enviable 6 percent or so since 2012 and shows no signs of stopping, if you listen to analysts on the ground. The [...]
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Vietnam Widens Crackdown Amid Public Outcry Over Corruption

20-Dec-2017 Intellasia | VOA News | 8:16 AM

Vietnam’s first move to prosecute a former politburo member widens the country’s crackdown against graft to appease a restless public and protect fast economic [...]
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Hanoi’s nudists bare all, defying social norms

20-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 8:14 AM

Many nudists inHanoihave straightlaced day jobs as civil servants, journalists, or even state officials Butt cheeks bared,Hanoi’s ragtag nudist club ignore the chilly [...]
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European Parliament Adopts Resolution Condemning Lack of Freedom of Expression in Vietnam

18-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The European Parliament has adopted a resolution condemning Vietnam’s authorities for jailing activist blogger Nguyen Van Hoa, detaining citizens who voice opinions [...]
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Cold turkey at Vietnam’s compulsory drug rehab centres

13-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

During four years of compulsory rehab in Vietnam, Trung spent his drug-free days gluing together false eyelashes as part of what authorities billed as valuable ‘work [...]
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Cold turkey at Vietnam’s compulsory drug rehab centres

12-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

During four years of compulsory rehab in Vietnam, Trung spent his drug-free days gluing together false eyelashes as part of what authorities billed as valuable ‘work [...]
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Vietnam Police Arrest Ex-Politburo Member Over Misconduct

11-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Usnews | 6:00 AM

Vietnamese police on Friday arrested a former top Communist Party official suspected of misconduct while he was chair of the main state energy firm, the first former [...]
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Former Top Vietnam Oil Executive Arrested For Violations

11-Dec-2017 Intellasia | RFA | 6:00 AM

Vietnamese police on Friday arrested Communist Party Central Committee member Dinh La Thang on charges of economic mismanagement while serving as chair of PetroVietnam, the [...]
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Harsh Prison Terms for Video Journalist and Blogger as Vietnam Cracks Down on Free Expression

11-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Globalvoices | 6:00 AM

A court in central Vietnam sentenced video journalist Nguyen Van Hoa to seven years in prison on November 27, 2017, for reporting on environmental protests in central Vietnam [...]
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