Angie Ngoc Tran examines the causes and consequences of a recent strike of over 90,000 Vietnamese workers for social insurance justice.
Huong Le Thu suggests that in Vietnam the Communist Party has recognized how social media can be a very efficient tool
Tu Phuong Nguyen discusses a public meeting in a rural hamlet where road construction is on the agenda
Ivan Franceschini talks to Angie Ngoc Tran about how to improve the working and living conditions of Vietnamese workers
In this extract, Associate Professor Sarah Turner from McGill University in Canada introduces a new book about doing research in socialist Asia
Jonathan London analyses recent political developments in Viet Nam, and suggests that many people are looking for more serious reform.
The author of one of the best books on contemporary Vietnam has been banned from the country.
A colourful parade of some 100 people marched through Hanoi on 5th August, waving flags, riding decorated bicycles, and chanting “We support same-sex marriage” in Vietnam’s first ever police-sanctioned Gay Pride event.