A controversial proposal to replace street vendors with vending machines has been met with anger by those who rely on the trade.
HCM City districts consider fixed areas for street vendors
Districts in HCM City are looking into setting up designated areas for food street vendors in an effort to ensure pandemic safety and order on the streets.
Shoulder pole of street vendors - a charm of Hanoi
Street carrying poles have been one of the typical images of Hanoi, embellishing its beauty.
HCM City puts street vendors under better management, protects pedestrians
Street vendors will be allowed to use sections of roads and pavements if they receive permission and pay fees for their business activities under a HCM City draft decision on road and pavement management.
Streets around Hanoi enjoy sight of blossoming lotus flowers
With beautiful lotuses serving to brighten up streets throughout Hanoi, many of the blossoming flowers can be seen being carried by street vendors in bicycles as they sell them at the start of summer, the traditional lotus flower season.
Vietnam’s Pho culture
For many Vietnamese, Pho is much more than just noodle soup. From street vendors to luxurious restaurants, Pho has become the national dish of Vietnam.
Street vendors struggle to earn a living during COVID-19 epidemic
The economic impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic is negatively affecting street vendors, who are facing major challenges in their fight despite being most vulnerable to virus infection.
Follow the charm of delightful tea
Despites having won nine international awards for his tea, Nguyen Cao Son still wants to work harder to preserve the Vietnamese tea culture and tell the world about the tradition. Bui Quynh Hoa reports
Ox-eye daises flood the streets of Hanoi
As the chill of winter creeps across the capital, the baskets of street vendors across Hanoi are beginning to fill up with eye-catching ox-eye daises.
Handmade my Quang noodles keep Phu Chiem going strong
My Quang (Quang Nam-style flat rice noodle) restaurants can be easily found throughout the central province of Quang Nam.