Forest funds boost northern livelihoods
6/23/2017 5:20:00 PM (GMT+7)
Thousands of households in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang have committed to use and protect parcels of forest near their homes, receiving monthly environmental payments that help them

Fire destroys 5,000sq.m. warehouse near Sai Gon Port
6/23/2017 4:37:09 PM (GMT+7)
A huge blaze that broke out late on Thursday night destroyed some 5,000sq.m of a warehouse near Sai Gon Port in HCM City’s District 4.

VN netizens mobilise to save foreign volunteer
6/23/2017 4:32:00 PM (GMT+7)
A Thursday morning at the National Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion is just like every other weekday morning at a hospital: crowded, noisy with patients awaiting medical examinations.

Firms told to fix substandard fishing boats
6/23/2017 3:38:46 PM (GMT+7)
An inspection carried out by an independent team on the quality of steel fishing ships built under a Government decree revealed that ship-building companies used substandard components for a number of ships,

UXO victims need livelihood support
6/23/2017 4:38:15 PM (GMT+7)
Top priority should be given to creating new livelihood for victims of war-era unexploded ordnance to help them return to normal life, said an official from the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs.

HCMC: Cars banned from roads to make way for underground cable work
6/23/2017 11:55:52 AM (GMT+7)
Cars will be banned from selected roads in downtown HCM City to ensure relocation of Nha Be – Tao Dan underground cable systems that cross Ben Nghe Canal.

Pilot project sends doctors to poor districts
6/23/2017 10:24:20 AM (GMT+7)
 As many as 78 young doctors have been recruited for a pilot project on sending doctors to disadvantaged areas including mountainous and border areas and islands as of  June, the Health Ministry said at a press conference in Hanoi on June 22. 

The taxi driver who saves lives
6/23/2017 10:12:21 AM (GMT+7)
A taxi driver from the central province of Nghe An has turned his house into a first-aid station so that he can offer timely help to traffic accident victims.

HCM City brings more people into social insurance net
6/23/2017 10:37:21 AM (GMT+7)
In HCM City, the number of people brought into the social, health, and unemployment insurance net increased by 10.3 per cent year-on-year to 142,943 in the first five months this year, 

Social News 22/6
6/22/2017 5:10:53 PM (GMT+7)
 Seven take home top prizes at national press awards, HCM City honours southern Vietnamese heroines, WB stops funding water drainage project in HCM City, Over 21,000 students partake in programing contest

Hanoi: Fire in Noi Bai Industrial Zone put out
6/22/2017 7:03:02 PM (GMT+7)
 Fire-fighters in Hanoi's Soc Son District are investigating the cause of the huge fire in Noi Bai Industrial Zone, which was put out at 3am on Thursday.

Hanoi to crackdown on fruit street vendors
6/22/2017 4:51:15 PM (GMT+7)
 The Hanoi's Department of Industry and Trade is targeting fruits and flower vendors as part of a pavement clean-up and food hygiene drive.