Doctors lament lack of cancer-screening awareness in VN
10/17/2017 10:56:47 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Pham Duc Van, 69, of HCM City’s Tan Phu District was completely unaware that he had colorectal cancer until he saw blood in his stool. 

Heavy rain, landslide death toll rises to 72, 30 still missing
10/17/2017 10:32:20 AM (GMT+7)
 Some 72 people have been killed as of 21:00 on October 15 in widespread floods and landslides triggered by heavy rains in the central region and northern mountainous provinces.

Vietnam-Cambodia Friendship Monument inaugurated
10/17/2017 10:34:16 AM (GMT+7)
 A Vietnam-Cambodia Friendship Monument was inaugurated on October 16 in Khemara Phoumin city, Koh Kong province, about 300 km to the west of Phnom Penh. 

Yen Bai mobilises over 4,000 rescuers to search missing people
10/17/2017 10:30:15 AM (GMT+7)
 The northern mountainous province of Yen Bai has mobilised over 4,000 people, including army soldiers, police, militias and local residents, in search for missing people after a severe flash flood swept through the province on October 11.

Life sentence given to former leader of Housing Group
10/17/2017 10:24:23 AM (GMT+7)
Chau Thi Thu Nga, former Chairwoman and General Director of Housing Group, was sentenced to life imprisonment for swindling to appropriate assets at a two-week trial that concluded on October 16.

Quang Ninh installs floating bridge linking with Chinese city
10/17/2017 10:20:48 AM (GMT+7)
 The closure segment of a temporary floating bridge over the Ka Long border river was installed on October 16, connecting northern Quang Ninh’s Mong Cai city and Dongxing city of China.

Flood-caused damage amounts to $35 million in Hoa Binh
10/17/2017 10:14:40 AM (GMT+7)
Total damage caused by prolonged downpours and floods in the northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh has exceeded $35.2 million, according to the province’s steering board for disaster prevention, search and rescue.

Prostitution occurs whether we like it or not
10/17/2017 6:30:00 AM (GMT+7)
Dr. Chung A, member of a consulting group for Chairman of the National Committee for AIDS, Drugs and Prostitution Prevention and Control discusses with the Suc Khoe & Doi Song newspaper on prostitution.

War veteran helps keep children safer on road
10/17/2017 6:30:00 AM (GMT+7)
 For 15 years, veteran Pham Duc Hanh of Dong Trieu town, Quang Ninh province, directed traffic on National Highway 18 to ensure smoother circulation.

Vietnam struggles to fight against cancer
10/16/2017 2:32:58 PM (GMT+7)
 About 257 people die of cancer every day in Vietnam and most of them were already in last stages when being diagnosed.  

Illegal quartz stone exploitation in Phu Yen threatens local life, environment
10/16/2017 3:24:00 PM (GMT+7)
Rumours of earning millions of dong daily by illegally exploiting quartz stone are attracting locals to the mountains in the central Phu Yen Province’s Phu Mo Commune, Dong Xuan District.

Around 1,000 traffic police ready for APEC
10/16/2017 2:24:58 PM (GMT+7)
 Around 1,000 traffic police across Vietnam have been deployed to ensure traffic safety and escort delegates during the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit week in Danang City next month.