Authorities step in to save old trees
The Ha Noi People's Committee has asked Ha Noi Urban Railway Management
Unit to try to avoid chopping down many old trees to make way for a
future metro line.
Young travellers rescue bus accident victims
A group of 16 young Vietnamese motorbikers were first on the scene at
last Monday's tragic bus accident on its way from the resort town of Sa
Pa, which killed 13 of the 50 passengers on a sleeper bus.
Minister acts on highway peril
The Ministry of Transport has urged Lao Cai People's Committee to
co-ordinate the completion of the highway linking Noi Bai airport with
Lao Cai and the resort town of Sa Pa.
VN film triumphs at Venice festival
A film by Vietnamese female director Nguyen Hoang Diep beat seven other
foreign debut features to win the Best Film prize at the 2014 Venice
International Film Festival's International Critics' Week.