Vietnam

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Weatherwatch: sea rises threaten low-lying land in Vietnam
South-east Asian country has a monsoon climate, and 15% of land is less than five metres above sea level

Stephen Moss

28, Sep, 2021 @5:00 AM

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‘Hunger was something we read about’: lockdown leaves Vietnam’s poor without food
Vietnam was a Covid success story but the latest lockdown, with people unable to leave the house even for food, is leaving tens of thousands hungry

Sarah Johnson and Nhung Nguyen

08, Sep, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Concern grows for global coffee supply amid Vietnam lockdown
Traders are struggling to get beans to ports for export after Covid curbs were imposed on Ho Chi Minh City

Rebecca Ratcliffe South-east Asia correspondent

01, Sep, 2021 @2:00 AM

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The abandonment of Afghanistan is shameful | Letters
Letters: Jane Ghosh thinks we have left behind devastation and despair, Trevor Curnow looks at parallels with Vietnam, while Daniel Peacock expresses concern for a generation of women and girls. Plus letters from Martin Harris and Caroline Willcocks

Letters

15, Aug, 2021 @4:31 PM

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Home Office challenged over ‘sped-up’ removal of Vietnamese nationals
Signs that detainees were victims of trafficking are being overlooked, say campaigners

Diane Taylor and Chris Humphrey in Hanoi

01, Aug, 2021 @10:04 AM

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Deporting ‘foreign criminals’ in the middle of the night doesn’t make us safer | Luke de Noronha
The government exploits dominant myths about crime and immigration to justify its mass deportation flights, says academic Luke de Noronha

Luke de Noronha

31, Jul, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Disproportionate ‘targeting’ of Jamaicans for deportation from UK, data suggests
Exclusive: FoI figures from Home Office indicate that nationals of particular countries who commit crimes appear more likely to be removed

Peter Walker Political correspondent

25, Jul, 2021 @4:08 PM

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Five Asian countries account for 80% of new coal power investment
China, India, Indonesia, Japan and Vietnam plan to build more than 600 coal power units

Jillian Ambrose

29, Jun, 2021 @11:01 PM

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‘It’s not easy’: seven working parents around the world – photo essay
Photographers Linda Bournane Engelberth and Valentina Sinis document the lives of working parents from Botswana to the UK for Unicef

16, Jun, 2021 @7:00 AM

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‘Our fight is more visible’: Goldman environment prize winners see shift in political winds
This year’s winners include a Japanese coal fighter, a Vietnamese protector of pangolins and a Peruvian forest defender

Jonathan Watts

15, Jun, 2021 @7:30 AM

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Factory workers making goods for the west bear brunt of virus surge in south-east Asia
Migrant labourers tell of being forced to isolate in brutal conditions as Covid wave grips region

Rebecca Ratcliffe in Bangkok & Vutha Srey in Phnom Penh

13, Jun, 2021 @4:00 AM

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UK unlikely to unlock travel to key European destinations, say sources
Government considers adding more destinations to England’s red list as it monitors Vietnam variant

Jessica Elgot Deputy political editor

01, Jun, 2021 @6:02 PM

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