Nguyen Thanh Hiep went to the convenience store near his workplace for lunch and returned to office to take a quick nap.
Tran Dinh Phuc bent down to enter his tiny room, which has just enough space for a folding table and a person to lie down.
"No experience or degree required. Salary of VND20-30 million ($852-1,279) per month. Company-covered accommodation." Such ads are bait used to hook Vietnamese people to work in Cambodia.
Tran Thi Tham cried and tried to kill herself after a relative called to say her son was not straight.
A man approached Pham Thien An, who was standing on HCMC’s Nguyen Hue street with a “free hugs” sign. The stranger hugged An.
Tam, 32, has been working in Taiwan for 10 years and does not want to return to Vietnam, because he cannot find a good enough job.