Diplomatic highlights in September
 VietNamNet Bridge – Strengthening cooperation with key partners and neighboring countries and sharing success stories at international forums are among the key features of diplomatic activities in September.

Traffic deaths fall year-to-date
 VietNamNet Bridge – Traffic safety across the country showed positive changes in the first nine months of this year with the numbers of deaths and injuries continuing to drop,

Street of lost art
 Hang Trong art was once a treasured form of folk art and despite the efforts of some its glory days may be hard to revive.

Ideal destinations in Northern Vietnam for autumn photos
 Trang An and Van Long in Ninh Binh province, and Yen stream in My Duc district, Hanoi and other locations along the Red River are ideal destinations for both amateur and professional photographers in autumn.

Low enrollment a problem for Vietnamese universities
 VietNamNet Bridge – Nguyen Thi Kim Phung, acting director of the Higher Education and Training Department, spoke to Tien Phong (Vanguard) newspaper about recruiting new students.

Software detecting autism to be introduced
Software helping parents, caretakers and medical staff to detect early developmental and autism spectrum disorders, provide information and give advice on early intervention in order to build appropriate intervention programmes

Vietnam’s readiness to realise REDD+ evaluated
 VietNamNet Bridge – The Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) Office in Vietnam held a conference in Hanoi on October 7 to evaluate the nation’s readiness to implementing the initiative.

Vien wins gold at Military World Games
 VietNamNet Bridge – Viet Nam's top female swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien won a gold medal and broke the CISM Military World Games' record in the women's 200 medley final in South Korea yesterday, Oct 9.

Standard Chartered 'to cut 1,000 senior jobs'
 Standard Chartered bank, a London-based lender that makes most of its profit in Asia, could cut up to 1,000 senior jobs, according to an internal memo sent to staff.

Hunting wild honey in central Vietnam: In pictures
 VietNamNet Bridge - To collect wild honeycombs in the woods, hunters have to climb up trees tens of meters tall or cling to the rocks to poke the beehives.

In pictures: Vocational training at a Buddhist pagoda
Situated in a place shaded by ancient trees, Kom Pong Chray Pagoda is known not only as one of the most beautiful ancient pagodas in Tra Vinh but also as a place where wood carving is taught to children of the Khmer ethnic people.

26 movies to be released in October
 VietNamNet Bridge – The month of the Halloween will be flooded with movies with a creepy atmosphere such as "Crimson Peak," “The Ghost of the Vuong Family” and "Ghost Blows Out the Light".

Well-known British jazz singer to perform in Saigon
 2014 MOBO Best Jazz Act Zara McFarlane along with Vietnamese singers Thao Trang and Bich Ngoc will perform at Sen Hong outdoor Stage, Zone B, 23/9 Park, District 1 Ho Chi Minh City on  October 11.