A rare heavy blanket of snow in Tokyo on Tuesday left thousands of travellers stranded and scores injured, as frozen conditions snarled public transport in the Japanese capital.
Thousands of people, mostly students and volunteers, gathered at Hà Nội University of Science and Technology in Hà Nội to participate in a blood donation festival on Sunday.
More than 23,400 units of blood have been collected at 30 Chủ Nhật Đỏ (Red Sunday) blood donation camps in 19 provinces and cities after a month.
The Ministry of Transport's main task this year is to speed up transport projects, transport Deputy Minister Nguyễn Ngọc Đông said on Thursday.
Dr Giang’s family is the first in Việt Nam to register to donate their organs and tissues. Mai An and Mai Chi (An’s older sister) are among first adolescents in the country to hold registration cards for organ and tissue donation.
Transport researchers have suggested banning the use of mobile phone while car driving as it threatens road safety.
General Secretary of the Communist Party, Nguyễn Phú Trọng, has urged the public security sector to improve forecast and analysis work for the prevention and early detection of threats to national interests and security - and any act of sabotage.
Drunk drivers whose alcohol content exceeds 100mg for every 100ml of blood, or 0.5mg for every litre of breath, should be pressed with criminal charges instead of fines, experts suggested.
The HCM City Traffic Safety Committee has deployed various measures to ensure traffic safety and order in the city before and during Tết (Lunar New Year) holiday.
Since their establishment last March, the SOS Sài Gòn team has offered help in time to thousands of people in HCM City. Most of them have trouble with vehicle breakdown, traffic accidents or encountering criminals.