"Danish Week - Sustainable City Solutions" about to begin, HCM City honours 18 “Heroic Mothers”, Thousands come to int’l cuisine festival in Hanoi, Seven fishermen rescued at sea, Chinese contractor asks to further delay Hanoi's first sky train

Drivers protest against BOT station on National Highway 5
12/11/2017 7:31:10 PM (GMT+7)
 Cars lined up, causing a jam along National Highway 5 on Monday morning, as several drivers paid their tolls in small notes to protest the "unreasonable" tollbooth.

Central Highlands struggle to settle immigrants
12/11/2017 2:38:22 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Sung Dao Can and his wife have cut down trees in a forest and on a hill to plant cassava and build a bare shack as they struggle to eke out a living.

Vietnam reports fetus in spleen cases for first time
12/11/2017 7:20:37 PM (GMT+7)
 For the very first time, Vietnam reports a case that the embryo or fetus is growing and developing in spleen not in the womb in the abdomen.

Ministry takes action for population quality
12/11/2017 7:13:02 PM (GMT+7)
The Ministry of Health and the People’s Committee in Hanoi jointly organized a meeting to launch the National Action Month on Population on December 9.

Hanoi halts street paving project
12/11/2017 11:50:17 AM (GMT+7)
 Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee, Nguyen Duc Chung, has decided to halt a project of paving local streets with natural stones.

Illegal sand mining damaging Hanoi dyke
12/11/2017 2:27:18 PM (GMT+7)
Night after night, thousands of cubic metres of sand and gravel have been illegally mined from a portion of the Cau River, causing erosion and affecting the dyke system for 200ha of agricultural land, 

Anti-corruption moves receive society’s compliments
12/11/2017 11:44:18 AM (GMT+7)
 The arrest of Dinh La Thang, former Chairman of the Member Council of PetroVietnam (PVN) drew public attention, with widespread support for the anti-corruption efforts of the Party and its General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong.

Youth die in motorbike-lorry collision
12/11/2017 11:13:58 AM (GMT+7)
Youth die in motorbike-lorry collision, Four rescued from fire in Hanoi, Seriously injured Chinese sailor rescued at sea

Test run of Cat Linh-Ha Dong railway delayed until next September
12/11/2017 11:08:51 AM (GMT+7)
 The test run of the Cat Linh-Ha Dong urban railway project, the first of its kind in Hanoi, has been delayed until September 2, 2018, after it missed a scheduled test in October.

Airplanes cause damage to roofs of Hue’s houses
12/11/2017 10:19:02 AM (GMT+7)
Residents of a village near Phu Bai Airport in central Thua Thien- Hue Province have reported that pressure from airplanes taking off has damaged their roofs.

Raising a stink over fragrance
12/11/2017 8:08:00 AM (GMT+7)
When people describe the “poetic beauty” of Hanoi, they are usually referring to autumn, when the city is at its beautiful best (weather-wise and otherwise). 

Social News In Brief
12/9/2017 2:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
 HCM Communist Youth Union convenes national congress, Health ministry launches national action month on population, National Mekong Committee urged to promote role in regional growth