Southern Vietnam is one of the most at-risk regions in the world in terms of the potential impacts of climate change. Both the Mekong Delta and Saigon face growing challenges from sea level rise, flooding, and other water-related issues

Prolonged downpours turn Hanoi streets into rivers. Trocial storm Talas wrecks havoc in north-central Vietnam - At least one person has been killed, 13 boat crew are missing and thousands of homes have been damaged after typhoon Talas made landfall in north-central Vietnam early on Monday morning.

7/7 Rebel Hanoians facing punishment for 'seizing' military land - A two-month inspection found the land residents had spent years fighting for belongs to the military and they will be forced to leave. 22/4 The mayor of Hanoi met with representatives from village and secured the release of 19 policemen and officials who had been held hostage by villagers for 1 week.

Hollow growth leaves Cambodians wanting more - Corruption, lagging development foster discontent ahead of election season. Cambodian 'democracy' is on its last legs - The facade of freedom is fading as Hun Sen puts civil society in his crosshairs.

En af Danmarks mest anerkendte udenrigsreportere, Jens Nauntofte, nåede kort før sin død i marts 2017 at færdiggøre denne erindringsbog om sit barske og eventyrlige liv. Danskerne kender ham fra de utallige krige i Mellemøsten og Golfen til Vietnamkrigens kaotiske afslutning i 1975, hvor han som den eneste danske journalist blev tilbage, da Saigon faldt.
 

One of Vietnam's top bloggers has been jailed for 10 years for distributing propaganda against the state. Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Quynh, who is known as Mother Mushroom, was found guilty after a one-day trial in the central province of Khanh Hoa.

The Little Rose Warm Shelter in Ho Chi Minh City is one of few organisations in the country that works to rescue young girls from these situations. It runs on donations of time and money, providing safety, housing, care and an education for its girls, and trying to inspire them to work for a future outside of the life into which they were born.

Den danske tøjproducent Bestseller producerer varer på fabrikker, hvor omkring 40 syersker er besvimet. Cambodian female workers in Nike, Asics and Puma factories suffer mass faintings 

Vietnam roads claim over 4,000 lives in first-half 2017 - In the Jan-Jun period, 9,593 traffic accidents took place countrywide, killing 4,134 people and injuring 7,395 others, the National Committee for Traffic Safety reported 

Farmers lose yields and income - With its long coastline and low topography, the Mekong Delta in Vietnam has been facing some of the worst impacts of climate change. Seawater intrusion has been expanding in the 13 provinces of the delta in recent years, threatening its hugely productive rice fields and fruit and vegetable gardens.

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