Spam calls and texts are par for the course in Việt Nam, a country with approximately 130.4 million telephone subscriptions.
Trương Quỳnh Mai was terrified when she received a phone call sayin she had been a victim of fraud in Hà Nội and needed to go to the local police station.
Provincial criminal police investigated the case and when they tracked down Nhàn, he said he hadn't made the call but a drunken man had.
Youth volunteers in HCM City have been lending a hand to support vulnerable elders in the city during the COVID-19 pandemic.
It’s not the first time Nguyễn Văn Chiến has been sent on a mission, but it is the first time he has been stationed at a quarantine zone to prevent a pandemic.
Mobile phone users nationwide have long been plagued with spam text messages and calls, prompting the Government to step in, reported Tuổi Trẻ (Youth) newspaper.
A short story by Ma Văn Kháng