Two cases of A/H1N1 bird flu in humans have been reported in Ha Noi and three others in Lao Cai.
So far this year around 119 people have tested positive for bird flu, with 48 per cent of them infected with the A/H1N1 strain of virus.
Nguoi Lao Dong (The Labourer)
FDI sees 17 per cent increase up to May
In the first four months of this year foreign investment in Viet Nam has reached US$8.2 billion, an increase of 17 per cent over the same period last year, according to the Foreign Investment Department.
This included 341 FDI newly licensed projects with an investment of $4.8 billion.
The manufacturing and processing sectors accounted for 90 per cent of the total investment.
Nhan Dan (The People)
City aims to create 100,000 jobs a year
The HCM City People's Committee has unveiled a plan "To develop the city's youth in 2013-2018."
It seeks to create 100,000 jobs every year, provide job counselling to 80 per cent of youths, and reduce the number of jobless among youths to under 4 per cent.
Sai Gon Giai Phong (Liberated Sai Gon)