Hanoi likely to face water shortage in summer
4/20/2018 3:33:14 PM (GMT+7)
 Even though the city's pumping system has been upgraded, it still can't keep up with rapid urbanisation and water shortages are looming over many districts in Hanoi.  

Body of dead tourist stranded in Phu Quoc
4/20/2018 3:36:48 PM (GMT+7)
An American tourist who died in Phu Quoc Island over 20 days ago but his family have been unable to transport his body due to financial difficulties according to local police.

Ca Mau: boats violating foreign waters to be banned from operating
4/20/2018 2:53:24 PM (GMT+7)
 The southernmost province of Ca Mau will revoke permanently licences of captains and fishing boats that operate illegally in foreign waters. 

Over 45 percent of Vietnamese males smoke
4/20/2018 2:46:02 PM (GMT+7)
 More than 45 percent of Vietnamese males smoke tobacco, as heard at an anti-smoking conference held in Ho Chi Minh City on April 19.

Da Nang, FPT cooperate to build ‘smart’ city
4/20/2018 2:44:04 PM (GMT+7)
 The central city of Da Nang and FPT, a Vietnamese software giant, inked on April 19 a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on building Da Nang as a ‘smart city’ for the 2018-20 period.

Railway ticket prices for long trips cut 20-50%
4/20/2018 10:28:00 AM (GMT+7)
Passengers buying train tickets 20 days in advance of their journey will have the price reduced, ranging from 20 per cent to 50 per cent, the Sai Gon Railway Transport JSC has announced.

Social News 20/4
4/20/2018 7:50:00 AM (GMT+7)
Changes expected to expanded vaccination programme next June, National-scale art programme to mark establishment of Dai Co Viet dynasty, Railway passengers provided with more e-payment options

Mobile phone users yet to complete registration process
4/20/2018 10:45:02 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Some 34 million users out of 38 million pre-paid mobile phone numbers nationwide have not yet provided their personal information, including portrait photo.

HCM City hospital’s 1st surgery to remove pancreatic tumour successful
4/20/2018 10:34:04 AM (GMT+7)
 The District 11 Hospital in HCM City has successfully performed its first ever surgery to remove a pancreatic tumour.

Investigation of billion-dollar appropriation at Dong A Bank continues
4/20/2018 10:25:08 AM (GMT+7)
The Supreme People’s Procuracy has just returned the documents of the case of “abusing trust to appropriate property” and “intentionally violating regulations on economic management causing serious consequences” at Dong A Bank.

Commune vice party secretary accused of using agricultural land for tourism
4/20/2018 10:11:38 AM (GMT+7)
 A deputy secretary of Ia Rsai Commune Party Committee in Gia Lai Province has been accused of using agricultural land to build a tourism site.   

HCM City disabled man walks to Hanoi to register as organ donor
4/20/2018 10:10:37 AM (GMT+7)
 A disabled young man from HCM City spent nearly 300 days on walking more than 2,000 kilometres to Hanoi to register for organ donation.