Dak Lak to replace fields of aging coffee trees
Dak Lak Province, the country's largest coffee producer, will replace more than 16,475ha of old coffee trees which have had a low yield from now to 2020.
Flooded after rain
Torrential rains in large areas in the north today made many localities, including Ha Noi, Nam Dinh and Dien Bien flooded and waterlogged.
Provinces prepare for heavy rain
Forecasts of more heavy rain until Tuesday in northeastern provinces have authorities working hard to institute more measures to ensure residents' safety in the event of landslides and flooding.
Tourism department to launch in Ha Noi
The Ha Noi People's Committee has decided to establish the Ha Noi Department of Tourism.
Public property needs better management
The use of public property must be managed transparently to minimise legal loopholes that enable it to be misused by individuals and agencies.
Traffic accident kills three policemen
A traffic accident killed three policemen as they were driving on the National Highway 1A section which runs through Huu Lung district in the northern mountainous province of Lang Son around 2.30pm yesterday.
Customs officers seize weapons haul
Authorities found a large amount of weapons for military use on a flight from Turkey to HCM City during a surprise inspection yesterday afternoon.
Northwest province benefits from Japanese-invested agriculture project
The northern mountainous province of Dien Bien has greatly benefited from an agriculture and rural development project begun by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in 2010.
Viet Nam among top nations for early HIV treatment
Viet Nam ranks among the top nations in the world in the early diagnosis and treatment of HIV infections.
20 fishing vessels to be built in Quang Binh
As many as 20 fishing boats will be built in the final months of 2015 in central Quang Binh Province.
Lao Cai urgently evacuates residents from danger zones
The chairman of the People's Committee of this northern province has directed authorities in its cities and districts at risk of flash floods and landslides to immediately evacuate all residents.
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".