FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — When we walk into Tran Trinh’s house, she is lying in a pea-green hammock, breastfeeding her 8-month-old child. Having replaced her job in accounting with that of full-time mom, Trinh rarely leaves home. She dedicates most of her time to Minh – a daughter who, a year ago, she had hoped would be a boy.
FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — After ten years of painstaking planning and meticulous work, Vietnam has been declared free of weapons-grade uranium by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) after an international effort at the Dalat national research […]
Snapshots from the 35th anniversary of the end of the Vietnam War. On April 30, 1975, Soviet-made tanks smashed through the gates of the Presidential Palace in Saigon signalling the war with South Vietnam and […]
FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — TWENTY-THREE children and young adults rescued from slave labour in a garment factory by Vietnamese authorities with the help of an Australian-run children’s charity have arrived in Hanoi. Vietnamese government officials […]