The Transport Construction Quality Control and Management Bureau has submitted a project to the Ministry of Transport on construction of Bac Giang Highway in Lang Son City.
Ly Son Island in the central province of Quang Ngai saw more than 3,500 visitors during Tet (Lunar New Year), a record-high. Besides the Hoang Sa Bac Hai flotilla memorial and exhibition house, other popular destinations like Hang and Duc pagodas and Cau Cave attracted a large number of visitors.
Residents and soldiers in Truong Sa (Spratly) Archipelagos planted 100 trees on Monday morning (the fifth day of Lunar New Year). The event was one of many annual activities during the festive season.
The Ho Chi Minh Memorial in the southernmost province of Ca Mau received more than 20,000 turns of visitors from the 30th day of the of final month of the lunar year and the first four days of the Lunar New Year.
The Tay Nguyen (Central Highlands) province of Lam Dong plans to help provide job training for 12,000 people in rural areas this year, its Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs told a meeting on Thursday.
The Tay Nguyen (Central Highlands) province of Kon Tum tops the country in the rate of children under five with stunted-growth malnutrition (about 40 per cent), followed by the northern province of Lai Chau (37 per cent), according to a report of the National Institute of Nutrition.
A fisherman in Khanh Hoa Province has rescued two Russian men who were adrift on a boat in the sea near Noi Islet.
Rescuers saved five fishermen off the central coast on Friday after receiving a distress signal from a boat that had broken down in bad weather the previous day and was drifting.
The Ba Ria Vung Tau Province will host the Tourism Festival 2015 in Vung Tau city as part of its effort to promote its economy and tourism, according to the province's Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
Dong Nai Province-based cashew processors exported more than 3,000 tonnes of raw nuts for US$20.7 million in January, a year-over-year increase of 58 per cent in volume and 79 per cent in value.
The HCM City Department of Health has announced the results of the first phase of free vaccination against measles and rubella for children aged one to 14.

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