Agent Orange victim's French lawyers seek more evidence
Two of the three French lawyers representing a French-Vietnamese woman in an Agent Orange lawsuit against 26 US chemical companies arrived in HCM City to met other AO victims last Saturday.
Viet Nam and Laos will expand their collaboration in developing museums, as stipulated in an agreement signed in Vientiane last Saturday between Ho Chi Minh Museum and Kaysone Phomvihane Museum.
Universities where curriculum development is done in collaboration with enterprises show a jump in employability, Siep Littooij of the International Projects Desk at the Saxion University of Applied Sciences in the Netherlands said at a conference held in HCM City last week.
The central city will face a shortage of clean water as the salinity of water produced by the Cau Do water plant has reached an alarming 13.568mg per litre.
A game company was fined VND200 million (US$9,100) for releasing an online game without approval from the Ministry of Information and Communications, the ministry's inspectorate said yesterday.
A coach crashed into a truck in central province of Nghe An on Saturday night, injuring nine.
Two people were killed in a shooting at a beer club on Phu Quoc Island on Saturday night, local police said yesterday.The shooting occurred at Lion Garden Beer Club on Tran Hung Dao Street in Duong Dong Town.
Cities and provinces should push for clean, safe agricultural products as Ha Noi and HCM City have done in recent years, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has said in a Government meeting.
Deadly floods bombard northern region
Continuous torrential rains and floods over the weekend have left three people dead and six injured in the northern mountainous provinces of Dien Bien, Lai Chau, Son La and Lao Cai. The natural calamity also resulted in the collapse and submergence of hundreds of houses in the northern region.
Ha Noi's resettlement residential housing lacks managerial boards to repair dilapidated infrastructure, causing trouble for residents.
Toll crowding frustrates bus firms
Transport enterprises have expressed their concerns over the number of toll booths set up on national highways constructed under the build-operate-transfer (BOT) model.
Easy way to enter university
Easy way to enter university

Passing entrance exams for colleges and universities is one of the biggest hurdles - and achievements - in the life of a student in Viet Nam. Families and friends usually gather afterwards to throw a party for the successful candidates.

Women learn lessons in love at ‘XXX' class
Women learn lessons in love at ‘XXX' class

Mercury can reach 45 degree Celsius at noon during the hot summer days in Ha Noi, but that is not enough to keep a good number of women from leaving their offices to attend a special class? The "XXX" class.


Ha Noi hospital-goers beat heat with free water 1    Ha Noi hospital-goers beat heat with free water

By the time Nguyen Thi Thung, grey-haired and sporting traditional ba ba brown clothes, stops her motorbike near the gates of Ha Noi Cancer Hospital, patients, relatives and street vendors holding empty bottles are already queued up.

Vietnam Airlines launches new-generation Airbus plane Vietnam Airlines launches new-generation Airbus plane

The national flagship carrier Vietnam Airlines held a ceremony on July 2 to receive its first Airbus 350-900 aircraft and announce its upgrade service quality programme and new brand identifying system, marking a major step in bringing the airline into the international arena.

Prime Minister awards merit certificate to swimmer Vien 1    Prime Minister awards merit certificate to swimmer Vien

Nguyen Thi Anh Vien received a Labour Order third class, and a merit certificate from Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on Monday.

Wounds begin to heal between US, Viet Nam Wounds begin to heal between US, Viet Nam

Pham Ba Lu swore thousands of times that he "would not live under the same sky as the United States".