Mothers help their children fight cancer
10/22/2017 11:32:05 AM (GMT+7)
 Nguyen Thi Vui held a doll as she walked in a hurry towards a room for child patients at the Hanoi-based National Cancer Hospital.

HCM City’s first metro tunnel to be competed by end of October
10/22/2017 11:28:52 AM (GMT+7)
 The first metro tunnel running from Ba Son Station to the Municipal Theatre in District 1 is expected to be completed by the end of this month, two months ahead of schedule, according to the HCM City Management Authority for Urban Railways.    

HCM City develops specialised hospitals
10/22/2017 11:45:40 AM (GMT+7)
 The HCM City Department of Health plans to develop specialised hospitals with advanced techniques to meet increased demand for health examination and treatment of local residents and foreigners.

Man awarded certificate for saving two girls from drowning
10/22/2017 11:47:26 AM (GMT+7)
 Nguyen Thanh Tung, a 30-year-old man from Lam Dong Province’s Đơn Dương District, was awarded a certificate of merit and VNĐ5 million (US$220) for rescuing two school girls from drowning on Thursday.

Indoor pollutants drive chronic respiratory disease
10/22/2017 11:35:19 AM (GMT+7)
 Indoor pollutants are one of main causes of chronic respiratory diseases in HCM City, a study has found.

Traffic accidents kill 6,113 Vietnamese people in nine months
10/22/2017 12:33:09 AM (GMT+7)
 As many as 14,346 traffic accidents occurred nationwide from December 16, 2016 to September 15, 2017, leaving 6,113 dead and 11,785 injured.

Social News 21/10
10/21/2017 11:55:10 PM (GMT+7)
Thanh Hoa asked to keep close watch on disaster developments, Vietnam receives 33 documentaries from Netherlands, Community-based environmental monitoring suggested for papermaker

Boat-making villages busy in Mekong Delta flood season
10/21/2017 3:25:00 PM (GMT+7)
 While flood damage prevents fishermen from going to work, the locals in the Mekong Delta find another way to make a living by making fishing nets and small boats.

By 2050, 4.3 million VN men will have no partners
10/21/2017 3:17:00 PM (GMT+7)
Nguyen Van Tan, deputy director general of the Office for Population-Family Planning, under the Ministry of Health talks to about urbanisation, maintaining population growth and the dramatic gender imbalance ...

Young boxer packs a solid farming punch
10/21/2017 8:43:00 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Watching 31-year-old Ngo Sy Dat work hard on his farm in Bac Giang Province, it is hard to imagine that he was a member of the national boxing team not too long ago.

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.