A visit to the rustic, peaceful Cham Island

The high-speed boat departed Cua Dai Wharf for Cham Island. On the way, the fast-moving vessel kept breaking the in-coming waves to continue its course in the sea. Occasionally, the boat’s bow was lifted off the sea and then fell down making huge splashes.  But the sea ride which covered 17 nautical miles was only […]

Barty avenges Kvitova defeat to reach semi-finals

Australia’s Ashleigh Barty celebrates winning her match against Czech Republic’s Petra Kvitova at Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Australia January 28, 2020 – PHOTO: REUTERS MELBOURNE (REUTERS) – Ash Barty stormed into her maiden Australian Open semi-final on Tuesday with an emphatic 7-6(6) 6-2 win over Petra Kvitova that avenged her defeat to the hard-hitting Czech in […]

Khanh Hoa’s tour firms stop receiving Chinese tourists

Some local travel companies told The Saigon Times on January 27 that they had received notices on tour adjustment from some Chinese provinces and cities. In particular, Hangzhou City requested that outbound tours, whose contracts were signed and payments were made, and were scheduled to depart prior to January 27, would be carried out as […]

More traffic cops mobilized to patrol roads as fatalities surge

Three young men die as a result of drink driving as their motorbike hits an oncoming coach on the opposite side of a national road in the Central Highlands province of Daklak on January 23 – PHOTO: VOV HCMC – Despite a drop in traffic accidents, the number of fatalities during the first five days […]