Students from the University of Transport and Communications in Hà Nội have been making bricks from plastic. The plastic they use takes the place of concrete, which is usually used in brick making.
Tonnes of plastic waste, particularly single-use nylon bags threaten our planet with environmental pollution, and by now almost everybody knows it.
Doctors warn that using same non-sterile hand gloves or medical instruments for several patients may spread germs. Risk of disease is detected not only at clinics but also hospitals, especially through respiratory or contagious routes.
Two school pupils have been very clever. They have made a special device that picks up what people say with their hands, using sign language.
A 19-century Buddhist statue of Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva with a thousand hands and a thousand eyes — a treasure of the Mễ Sở Pagoda in the northern province of Hưng Yên’s Mễ Sở Commune, Văn Giang District, was stolen on Saturday.
Viet Nam is famous around the world for the food that people can buy, ready to eat, on the streets.
Street food, for which Việt Nam is rightly famous, can be a financial boon to local communities, helping many people, especially the poor, increase their income.