Funding public institutions not affordable
10/21/2017 6:30:00 AM (GMT+7)
Professor Nguyen Huu Khien, former Deputy Director of the National Academy of Public Administration, talks to Thoi bao Tai chinh Viet Nam about the constantly unbalanced State budget.

Fining drivers a waste of time
10/21/2017 6:30:00 AM (GMT+7)
 Many drivers in Hanoi would rather have their driving licences confiscated by police than pay fines after violating road rules, Giao thong (Transport) newspaper has reported.


 
The Vietnamese-Australian pioneer who created KOTO social enterprise
10/21/2017 6:30:00 AM (GMT+7)
KOTO restaurant has been operating in Hanoi for nearly 20 years. Most people know about it as a place which attracts foreign tourists and expats who come for dining and exploring Vietnamese culture through culinary arts. 

Vietnam wins bronze medal at WorldSkills 2017
10/20/2017 5:22:52 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnamese contestant Nguyen Ba Thuoc has won a bronze medal in the information technology software solutions for business category at the 44th WorldSkills Competition in Abu Dhabi, the UAE.


 
Expert opposes Phong Nha-Ke Bang cable car project
10/20/2017 3:41:35 PM (GMT+7)
 Ta Hoa Phuong, president of Vietnam Association of Paleontology and Stratigraphy, has asked the prime minister to scrap the cable car project in Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park.

Tan Son Nhat voted among most sleep-friendly airports
10/20/2017 3:40:10 PM (GMT+7)
 Tan Son Nhat International Airport in HCM City has been named in the Top 25 Most Sleep-Friendly Airports according to The Guide to Sleeping in Airports' survey.


 
Ministry urges construction of North-South Expressway
10/20/2017 3:29:54 PM (GMT+7)
 The Ministry of Transport has proposed to start the construction of the next 713km of the North-South Expressway project within this year.

Hoa Binh suffers nearly $72 million losses from floods
10/20/2017 3:13:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Recent heavy rains and devastating floods in the northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh caused a total loss of about 1.63 trillion VND (71.75 million USD).


 
VN to develop alerts for climate change-related diseases
10/20/2017 11:08:39 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Viet Nam is developing an integrated database and early warning system for diseases related to climate change, 

Locals compensated for fish kill
10/20/2017 11:04:49 AM (GMT+7)
Residents in four central provinces have received Government compensation of more than VND6.1 trillion for the April 2016 mass fish kill in which 70 tonnes of fish died, affecting the livelihoods of 260,000 people, 


 
Climate change to cause 250,000 extra deaths per year: expert
10/20/2017 11:03:58 AM (GMT+7)
 Climate change will cause some 250,000 additional deaths from malnutrition, malaria, diarrhea and heat exposure per year between 2030 and 2050, warned Director of the Department of International Cooperation Tran Thi Giang Huong on October 19.

Teacher collects and discards risky needles
10/20/2017 6:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – The rain was coming down harder and harder, but Gao kept moving around Bao Loc Lake in the central Highlands province of Lam Dong, picking up needles left by drug users. 


 

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