Vietnam’s rapid development is forcing foreigners to up their game
At Word we’re known for our modesty, which is why to celebrate 100 issues of our humble publication we staged the party of all parties at the end of July. We called it The Party of the Century.
With the arrival of the Vietnam Basketball Association (VBA), basketball is set to take flight in Vietnam. Words by Harry Hodge
People live through stories. Whether written, oral or visual, they are entertainment, education, bonding, and even part of the construction of society and religion. Recent research even hints that narrative may be a critical part of consciousness itself.
Who needs the seaside when we’ve got the Red River?
A recovery centre for survivors of trafficking
A weekend out for all the family
Vietnamese students are studying everywhere, these days, even places like Liverpool
An acrobatic, Vietnamese-styled ballet takes up residence in Hanoi