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Dreams, Waves and Cubs: The Rise and Fall of the Xe...

Director Tran Anh Hung’s 1995 film Xích Lô is widely regarded as his masterpiece. It’s a seminal piece of filmmaking, presenting a lurid and picture...
Linh Pham Photographer

Linh Pham and Matca: Beyond Wedding Photography and Selfies In Vietnam

There’s a lot happening in the New Vietnam, so it isn’t always easy to keep up with what’s going on. We found a way...
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Viet Max’s 5 Favorite Hip Hop Artists In Vietnam Today

There’s a lot happening in the New Vietnam, so it isn’t always easy to keep up with what’s going on. We found a way...

Saigon’s Millennials Talk About Women’s Empowerment Today

For International Women’s Day 2017 photographer Nicole Chan who is currently based in Shanghai initiated a global project: She asked professional photographers across the...
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Jan Hagenkötter and Saigon Supersound Volume 1

In the 1950s, an energised music scene was emerging in nightclubs and salon de thé in and around Saigon. It was propelled by record...

Fostering A Culture Of Reading In Saigon Today

Last year saw the opening of ‘Book Street’ on Nguyen Van Binh, which seemed to herald a new era of book consumption in Saigon....

Vietnamese Americans Who Aren’t Vietnamese

Vietnamese Americans are a strange bunch. The majority of the population is separated into three groups. The older baby boomer generation, a smaller Gen...
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What To Know At A Wedding Ceremony In Vietnam

If you’ve lived in Vietnam for more than six months, it’s likely that you’ve been invited to a wedding. So far I’ve been to...

What People in Vietnam Asked Google In 2016

In our team’s ongoing exploration of local Vietnamese trends, we pulled up a sample of the ten most popular Google Search Terms in Vietnam...
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Why Vietnam’s Global Brand Needs More English-Language Websites

Many of our readers have asked: why is Vietcetera only written in English? We can reach hundreds of thousands of more readers by writing in...