Last week residents in Mai Dich Street, Hanoi, panicked as a large, speeding car smashed into a key-locked house at night. They thought the vehicle was out of control, but never guessed that the accident was deliberate.

Old-time herbalist believes in pedal power
11/23/2017 11:19:09 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – For the last 25 years, Dinh Cong Bay has offered free health check-ups and treatment in pagodas. His patients are mostly poor people suffering from chronic or incurable diseases. 

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BOT road project in south halted
11/23/2017 5:22:39 PM (GMT+7)
 Minister of Transport Nguyen Van The has decided to stop the project on expanding part of National Highway No 30, running through the southern provinces of Dong Thap and Tien Giang.

Traffic construction causes chaos in Hanoi's Tay Ho District
11/23/2017 4:49:08 PM (GMT+7)
 Nghi Tam Street in Tay Ho District is facing serious traffic jams, particularly at peak hours, due to the construction of a flyover.

Ha Long to spend $74.83m to preserve fishing village
11/23/2017 4:38:17 PM (GMT+7)
 The authorities of Ha Long City have made plans to spend nearly VND1.7trn ($74.83m) to preserve and promote the culture of fishing communities.

On-street parking damages pavements in Hanoi
11/23/2017 2:35:00 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – About 60,000 sq.m of pavements in the central districts of Hanoi are being misused as parking areas, blocking pedestrians and degrading footpath quality, 

Cold spell strengthens in northern region
11/23/2017 11:11:28 AM (GMT+7)
 The cold spell in the northern region strengthened and brought down the temperature to below 8 degrees Celsius in mountainous areas on November 22.

Hue hit by fifth flood in just a month
11/23/2017 10:14:13 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Continuous heavy rain since Sunday evening worsened the inundation in lowland areas in the central provinces of Thua Thien-Hue and Quang Tri, with three people reported dead.

Four children with malaria admitted to hospitals
11/23/2017 9:50:00 AM (GMT+7)
Pediatric hospitals in HCM City have received four children diagnosed with malaria, including three patients from the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong and one from the southern province of Binh Phuoc.

Freight railway service between Hanoi and China’s Jiangxi launched
11/23/2017 10:58:09 AM (GMT+7)
 A freight train service between Hanoi and Nanchang city in the eastern Chinese province of Jiangxi was launched on November 22.

Vietnam prepares personal information database
11/23/2017 10:30:59 AM (GMT+7)
 The Ministry of Public Security is working on a national database that will store and supply “basic” and accurate information about citizens via their personal ID numbers.

HCM City to pilot high-quality buses on two routes
11/23/2017 11:05:44 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – A number of high-quality buses will be used on a trial run on bus routes No 03 and 33 in December, the HCM City Department of Transport said on Tuesday.