SA family still hoping teacher will be found after he went missing in Vietnam

2019-06-06 13:01

His loved ones still have no idea where he is but they're trying to stay positive.

SA man still missing in Vietnam despite 'fake' Facebook posts

2019-06-03 08:13

Hopes of finding a South African man have been dashed after he went missing in Vietnam, where he was teaching.

WATCH: Flying high - Vietnam hot air balloon fest woos enthusiasts

2019-04-29 05:28

Rainbow-coloured hot air balloons ferry giddy visitors over Vietnam's ancient city of Hue for a festival organisers hope will kickstart a passion for flying in the tourist hotspot.

Vietnam police seize 900kg of meth days after similar bust

2019-04-18 11:52

Police in central Vietnam seized nearly a tonne of methamphetamine found abandoned by the side of the road, an officer told AFP, just days after another massive drug bust in the same region.

Vietnam seizes 9 tonnes of suspected ivory from Congo

2019-03-29 11:11

Vietnam has seized more than nine tonnes of suspected ivory in a timber shipment from the Republic of Congo, customs officials said, in one of the country's largest illegal wildlife hauls in years.

WATCH: Kim boards train at the end of Vietnam visit

2019-03-02 11:09

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has boarded his private train at the Vietnam-China border, ending a trip that saw a summit breakdown with President Donald Trump.

Trump, Kim dive into nuclear talks, looking for 'right deal'

2019-02-28 06:23

US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un have begun the second day of their high-stakes nuclear summit with a one-on-one discussion.

Trump offers 'friend' Kim 'AWESOME' future ahead of nuclear talks

2019-02-27 13:40

US President Donald Trump touted North Korea's "AWESOME" future if his "friend" Kim Jong Un, whom he meets for a high-stakes dinner, agrees to give up his nuclear arsenal.

WATCH: Trump arrives in Hanoi for second Kim summit

2019-02-26 19:04

To a red carpet welcome US President Donald Trump landed in Hanoi, Vietnam. Trump arrived hours after North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrived in the Vietnamese capital by customised armoured train and limousine for their second summit.

Korean War could be declared over at Hanoi summit - Seoul

2019-02-25 21:38

Hopes that the US and North Korean leaders will formally declare an end to the 1950-53 Korean War at the Hanoi summit rose after South Korea said the two leaders could reach an agreement.


Mom of SA man missing in Vietnam hopes, prays for his safe return

2019-06-04 06:34

The mother of John Bothma, who went missing in Vietnam says she has not stopped crying and struggles to sleep.

SA man teaching in Vietnam missing

2019-05-31 05:32

A South African man who was teaching in Vietnam has disappeared without a trace, leaving his loved ones desperately hoping nothing has gone wrong.

Vietnam police bust $1bn illegal online gambling ring

2019-04-27 19:00

Police in Vietnam broke up an online gambling ring that had handled more than $1bn in bets and arrested 22 people, reports said Saturday.

Thai cave boy divers explore new tunnel in Vietnam

2019-04-10 07:33

Three divers who helped rescue a Thai football team last year have made a fresh discovery in Vietnam where they explored a tunnel that could expand the footprint of the world's largest cave.

Malaysia won't drop case against Vietnamese in Kim killing

2019-03-14 15:28

Prosecutors say Malaysia's attorney general has ordered the murder case to proceed against a Vietnamese woman accused in the killing of the North Korean leader's half brother

Trump, Kim summit ends without reaching a deal - White House

2019-02-28 10:17

US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un abruptly cut short their second summit without reaching an agreement.

Trump, Kim open second nuclear summit with handshake, smiles

2019-02-27 21:43

US President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un – affable leaders of hostile nations – opened their second summit with a private chat that was to be followed by dinner and further talks about North Korea's pursuit of nuclear weapons.

WATCH: Trump-Kim summit brings tourists to 'historic' event

2019-02-27 09:09

Tourists join the 'Trump-Kim Vietnam Summit Tour' in Hanoi, it is being put on this week by a travel company looking to cash in on the historic encounter between the US president and the North Korean leader.

Vietnam vows 'maximum level' security for Trump-Kim summit

2019-02-25 22:44

Officials in Hanoi are scrambling to put the finishing touches on preparation for a rushed summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un meant to settle one North Korea's pursuit of a nuclear programme.

Kim Jong Un impersonator deported from Vietnam ahead of summit

2019-02-25 10:23

A Kim Jong Un impersonator was hauled from his hotel ahead of his planned deportation from Vietnam before the real North Korean leader meets US President Donald Trump in Hanoi later this week.

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