Hanoi hosts conference on Southeast Asian water environment
11/30/2016 10:03:27 AM (GMT+7)
 The 12th International Symposium on Southeast Asian Water Environment (SEAWE) opened in Hanoi on November 29 helped regional researchers, managers and experts share experience in water environment management.


Trying to catch piglets, VN man has penis bitten by sow
8/27/2016 12:22:29 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Getting into a pigsty to catch piglets, the director of a private enterprise had his penis bitten by a sow. As the wound developed into necrosis, doctors had to cut part of one testicle.


 
Bac Lieu man wins lawsuit for lottery jackpot, gives half to loser
8/27/2016 12:20:20 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – The winner in the lawsuit for two lottery tickets worth VND3 billion ($150,000) in Bac Lieu province generously shared half of the prize to the loser, his friend. 

Vietnamese woman cuts her limbs for $150,000 insurance payout
8/26/2016 8:52:39 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – A 30-year-old woman paid a friend to cut off her hand and foot so she could pretend to have been hit by a train in order to receive VND3.5 billion ($150,000) of health insurance.


 
Saigon boy preserves dead dog in freezer
8/24/2016 5:43:48 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Trung, a tourist car driver in District 12 in HCM City, bought a freezer to preserve the body of his dead dog and later organized a birthday ceremony for the animal. It died one week ago.

What came first, the turtle or the egg?
8/24/2016 7:31:00 AM (GMT+7)
Con Dao National Park forest managers in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau on June 17 caught Pham Van Tan, 28, illegally transporting 116 sea turtle eggs.


 
VN girl, blindfolded, can read and distinguish colors
8/21/2016 5:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – A 7-year-old girl in Hanoi can distinguish colors, paint pictures and read books blindfolded.

Only-in-Vietnam homemade vehicles
8/16/2016 2:34:00 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - With great creativity, Vietnamese people have inventedunique' vehicles.


 
The big bag lineup
8/13/2016 12:02:00 PM (GMT+7)
At a hospital in southern Dong Nai Province there are so many people seeking medical atention that they have to stay awake and line up at 1-2am to get a number for their turn.

Hospital apologizes for leaving compress in woman’s belly
8/10/2016 9:15:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge – Doctors of HCM City-based Tu Du Obstetrics Hospital, one of Vietnam’s largest obstetric clinics, on August 4 performed a laparoscopic operation to remove a 5x10cm compress from the belly of a female patient. 


 
Unreasonable fine?
8/7/2016 12:02:48 PM (GMT+7)
A gum tree fell onto electric wires, causing a power outage for a hamlet. The tree’s owner was asked by the local electricity co-operative to pay $67 to repair the broken lines and restore power.

Cheeky, lazy robbers
8/7/2016 11:51:25 AM (GMT+7)
Like other victims of robberies, Nguyen Thi Lan from the province of Binh Phuoc panicked when her mobile phone valued at VND11 million (US$489) was snatched last week.


 

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