• Localities clamp down on land hoarding and speculation
    Hà Nội's authority has halted processing all land partition applications of agricultural lands or lands made up of agricultural lands and non-residential lands in a move joined by other localities across the country to combat real-estate speculation and hoarding, said a recent memo by the capital city's authority to the department of natural resources and environment.
  • The Local Game: So near, yet so far
    So near, yet so far for Việt Nam and Park Hang-seo. The national team were on the cusp of a first competitive victory over China late last week, and when Nguyễn Tiến Linh equalised in the 90th minute I was convinced they would kick on to take a famous victory, as all the momentum was with the Vietnamese.