Urban parents freak out as kids grow up too fast
12/14/2017 6:30:00 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Dozens of confused and anxious parents are showing up at the Children’s Hospital No 1 in HCM City every month.

Rapidly aging population demands stronger safety net
12/14/2017 6:30:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam’s population is getting older, but not richer, Nguyen Van Tan, deputy director general of the General Office for Population and Family Planning talks to Nhan Dan Cuoi Tuan...

Social News 13/12
12/13/2017 7:39:46 PM (GMT+7)
 First district-level hospital in country performs open heart surgery, Le Quoc Phong re-elected 11th HCYU Central Committee first secretary, Official: Children need safe internet environment

Three people receive death sentences for drug trafficking
12/13/2017 7:13:41 PM (GMT+7)
 Hanoi People’s Court has sentenced three people to death for drug trafficking and transportation.

Region-based minimum wage levels rises from January 1, 2018
12/13/2017 7:11:04 PM (GMT+7)
 The region-based monthly minimum wages shall be increased by between VND 180,000-230,000 from January 1, 2018, according to the Government's Decree No. 141/2017/ND-CP.

Repatriation ceremony held for US servicemen’s remains
12/13/2017 6:54:37 PM (GMT+7)
 A ceremony was held at Noi Bai International Airport in the capital city of Hanoi on December 13 to repatriate remains of US servicemen who died during the war in Vietnam. 

Vietnam leads in salary increases in ASEAN
12/13/2017 6:03:16 PM (GMT+7)
Country ranks first in ASEAN in salary increases while its jobseekers are second in happiness index, according to latest Jobstreet.com survey.

Hanoi police close down railway cafes
12/13/2017 5:17:13 PM (GMT+7)
 The unique cafes that let customers sit on the railway tracks have been shut down by police in Dien Bien Ward, Hanoi, for encroachment on the rails.

Tropical low pressure likely to strengthen into storm near East Sea
12/13/2017 5:38:59 PM (GMT+7)
 The National Centre for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting issued an advisory on December 13 regarding a tropical depression which has formed in the south-eastern waters of the central Philippines.

EuroCham queries controversial motorbike ban
12/13/2017 5:26:03 PM (GMT+7)
 The European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (EuroCham) has expressed concerns that the plan to ban motorbikes in Hanoi, Danang and HCM City would badly affect socio-economic development.

Cold spell hits northern Vietnam
12/13/2017 5:28:01 PM (GMT+7)
 A cold spell continued strengthening in the northern region on December 12, according to the National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Centre.

Transport ministry urges PM to reduce National Highway 5 tolls
12/13/2017 5:12:10 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – The Ministry of Transport has sent an urgent proposal to Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc to reduce tolls on National Highway 5, following a protest by drivers,