Social News 16/12
12/16/2017 9:10:00 AM (GMT+7)
Kon Tum police bust illegal transport of firecrackers, Quang Ngai asked to roll out measures to end illegal fishing, Nguyen Xuan Thang assigned to take charge of PCC’s Theoretical Council

Experts find downtown vehicle restriction scheme unconvincing
12/16/2017 8:40:00 AM (GMT+7)
 Most experts voiced their disagreements over a scheme to impose a fee on cars entering downtown HCMC to reduce traffic congestion, heard a seminar on December 12.

Perilous life in the north
12/16/2017 7:10:00 AM (GMT+7)
 The harsh reality of climate change is acutely felt in Vietnam's northern mountains.

Social News 15/12
12/15/2017 4:40:50 PM (GMT+7)
Vietnam zeroes in on hunger elimination, RoK film festival held in Quang Nam, Bus stations announce Tet holiday ticket plans, Photo exhibition features sea, islands in Hanoi, Can Tho greets 7.5 million tourist arrivals in 2017

HCMC Chairman deregulates ban on Jeans, T-shirt amongst civil servants
12/15/2017 4:26:41 PM (GMT+7)
 Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee office sent a document of Chairman Nguyen Thanh Phong’s decision to deregulate the ban on wearing Jean, T-shirtat public offices.

HCM City brightens up for Christmas
12/15/2017 2:52:19 PM (GMT+7)
 HCM City’s streets are full of colourful decorations to welcome Christmas and New Year.

Storm Damrey leaves 123 dead and missing
12/15/2017 2:57:36 PM (GMT+7)
 The toll of Storm Damrey stood at 123 dead and missing, with an additional 324 people injured and seriously affected in central provinces, especially south-central provinces.

Thai Binh proposes $172m coastal road
12/15/2017 2:16:58 PM (GMT+7)
 Thai Binh Province People's Committee has proposed a VND3.9trn (USD172m) public-private partnership coastal road project to the Ministry of Transport.

High-rise residents decry lack of public space
12/15/2017 2:18:51 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge – Four 40-45 story apartment buildings in Kim Van–Kim Lu New Urban Area in Hoang Mai District are home to about 16,000 people.

Aussies lift VN vocational skills
12/15/2017 1:57:59 PM (GMT+7)
The Australian Government on December 14 launched the pilot Logistics Industry Reference Council to promote industry linkages with vocational education and training in partnership with its Vietnamese counterpart.

Experts seek to enhance water security in Mekong Delta
12/15/2017 1:39:31 PM (GMT+7)
 Experts gathered at a workshop in Hanoi on December 14 to seek measures to enhance water resources security amid climate change and energy development in the Mekong Delta region.

Typhoon Kaitak looms in the South China Sea, cold spell strengthens in the north
12/15/2017 11:20:35 AM (GMT+7)
 The tropical depression active east of the Philippines has picked up strength and become typhoon Kaitak.