The $55 million building was developed by a Hong Kong-Vietnam joint venture and has been plagued reportedly by bad feng shui.
Compensations and site clearance will cost over US$495 million for the first stage of the project while the state budget is running low.
A private visit by United Nations General Secretary Ban to a family called Phan in Hanoi recently has raised many questions.
Talents are very hard to find, a problem that can threaten long-term growth of the emerging outsourcing destination.
Doctors warn that superbugs are showing up faster than the introduction of new drugs.
Coffee ritual: Two generations try to preserve the perfect taste with a cloth strainer and a clay pot.