Unlicensed beaches in Quang Ninh threaten public safety
5/23/2018 5:58:36 PM (GMT+7)
 Unlicensed beaches operating in Ha Long City in Quang Ninh Province during summer have made local authorities worried, reported the online newspaper vov.vn.

VN aims to eliminate mother-to-child transmission of HIV, hepatitis B and syphilis
5/23/2018 5:26:00 PM (GMT+7)
Children and pregnant women lack access to health services in remote, border and island areas, creating a major challenge for the national programme to eliminate the transmission of HIV, hepatitis B and syphilis from mothers to children, 

Police bust illegal gambling ring in poker tournament disguise
5/23/2018 5:14:52 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – HCM City’s police busted an illegal gambling operation run by Dang Van Quy, 45, a native of southern Dong Nai Province on Tuesday.

Social News In Brief 23/5
5/23/2018 5:29:37 PM (GMT+7)
Working for safer buildings in smart cities, Artistic programme marks 25 years of action for biodiversity, Public, private agencies commit to achieve green growth, “Don’t play with natural disasters” wins first prize of film contest

4 struck by lightning in Nghe An
5/23/2018 4:45:51 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Four members of a family, including an 18-month-old baby, were struck by lightning on Monday afternoon inside their house in central Nghe An Province’s Quy Hop Commune.

Hanoi police crack down on illegal racing
5/23/2018 4:28:31 PM (GMT+7)
 Hanoi’s Police Department has launched a plan aimed at curbing illegal motorbike street racing in the city as the 2018 World Cup draws near.

Three suspended for selling expired medicine
5/23/2018 5:41:47 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Three hospital staff members in the southern province of Dong Nai were suspended from work on Monday after selling expired medicines to a patient last week.

VN among countries with highest gestational diabetes rate in Asia-Pacific
5/23/2018 4:32:48 PM (GMT+7)
 Viet Nam is among the countries in the Asia-Pacific with an alarming incidence of gestational diabetes, Dr Le Quang Thanh, head of Tu Du Hospital in HCM City, has said.

Can Tho riverbank landslide destroys five houses
5/23/2018 5:41:25 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Landslides on Monday occurred along the O Mon River in Can Tho City’s O Mon District, causing five houses to fall into the river.

Int’l Children Festival 2018 to highlight green planet
5/23/2018 2:19:31 PM (GMT+7)
 The third International Children Festival VTV 2018 will take place in Nha Trang city, the central province of Khanh Hoa, from May 29 to June 3.

Outdoor light pollution worsens in Vietnam
5/23/2018 2:10:00 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam is faced with increasing outdoor light pollution, which can be harmful to physical and mental health, according to local experts.

Social News In Brief 22/5
5/22/2018 5:09:00 PM (GMT+7)
 International peace conference held in Quang Tri, Awards presented for 2018 postage stamp contest for children, IDT director receives life sentence for fraud, Victims’ families call for acquittal of doctor