Bac Ninh lacks worker housing
More than 50 per cent of workers in the northern province of Bac Ninh aren't from Bac Ninh; they migrated from other places to fill the labour demand, said a provincial labour report.
A group of American doctors and medical staff is going to visit the central Thua Thien-Hue Province next week, to offer local residents charity health check-ups and medicines.
Commune officials caught using fake high school diplomas
Three commune officials in central Thua Thien, Hue Province have been caught using fake high school diplomas.
Large quantity of smuggled goods seized
The central province of Quang Tri's Huong Hoa District police seized smuggled goods worth hundreds of millions of dong in Lao Bao Township on Thursday.
Wild animals released to nature in Nghe An
The Pu Mat National Park in the central province of Nghe An has released a number of wild animals back into their natural surroundings, a forest management official said.
400 patients receive stem cell transplant: Report
About 400 patients have been treated through stem cell transplant therapy across Viet Nam since the first case was recorded in HCM City two decades ago, a report revealed.
Parking tower becomes operational
A parking tower system commenced operations yesterday morning on Tran Nhat Duat Street in the Hoan Kiem District of Ha Noi.
A blood donation campaign entitled Hanh Trinh Do (Red Journey) has been launched for the third time in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong's Da Lat City.
Fire destroys company store in Thai Binh Province
A huge fire broke out yesterday evening at a store of Thang Long Textile Co Ltd (Thalimexco) in the northern Thai Binh City's Bo Xuyen Ward.
Viet Nam Trade Union's fund for supporting children and VietinBank (Viet Nam joint stock commercial bank for industry and trade) have donated 1,000 lifebuoys in Son La Province.
HCM City ready with dengue prevention programme
HCM City's Preventive Health Centre reported that 3,800 dengue cases had been treated at hospitals earlier this year, reflecting an increase of 42 per cent from a year ago.
Railway accidents on the rise

Railway accidents increased during the first three months this year compared with the same period last year, according to Viet Nam Railway under the Ministry of Transport.

Strange disease identified as hepatitis
Strange disease identified as hepatitis

A strange disease that has affected 45 residents in the Central Highland province of Kon Tum's Ia Chiem and Dak Nang communes since May this year has been identified as hepatitis A, according to the provincial Health Department.

City to speed up canal upgrade
City to speed up canal upgrade

Officials from the HCM City Department of Transport and other agencies on Friday inspected the Tan Hoa-Lo Gom Canal Sanitation and Urban Upgrade Project as part of efforts to speed up work and complete it by the end of August.

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Experts slam failure to save old trees Experts slam failure to save old trees

Distinguished scientists and experts in the field of urban planning raised many challenges at a conference yesterday to review Ha Noi's urban tree planning.

Whistleblowers to be rewarded up to US$160,000 1    Whistleblowers to be rewarded up to US$160,000

The Ministry of Home Affairs and the Government Inspectorate have issued a joint circular announcing that whistleblowers will be rewarded up to VND3.4 billion (US$160,000).

Daewoo founder seeks to inspire youth Daewoo founder seeks to inspire youth

As you get older, you spend hours regretting each minute you wasted in your youth, which flies by.

IZ firms find pollution controls too expensive IZ firms find pollution controls too expensive

Many companies in industrial zones claim they lack capital to introduce equipment to save energy and lessen emissions.

Caves in Quang Binh will soon echo with the sounds of runners Caves in Quang Binh will soon echo with the sounds of runners

Quang Binh, home of the biggest cave in the world, Son Doong, is offering visitors treks, caving tours and a race.