Social News 17/11
11/17/2017 4:16:50 PM (GMT+7)
 Multiple activities to mark Vietnam Cultural Heritage Day in Hanoi, Twenty years of 7th Francophone Summit hosted in Vietnam in memory, Cambodia inaugurates Vietnam-funded broadcast station project’s phase I

Hanoi considers raising increased road rental fees
11/17/2017 2:48:04 PM (GMT+7)
 Hanoi authorities have considered tripling pavement rental fees in order to restrict private vehicles and reduce pavement violations. 

River bus to launch in 2 weeks
11/17/2017 2:43:10 PM (GMT+7)
 HCM City’s much-delayed river bus service should be up and running later this month, according to local authorities.

Vietnamese researchers win prestigious 2017 Newton Prize
11/17/2017 11:57:02 AM (GMT+7)
 Two Vietnamese researchers on November 16 were awarded the 2017 Newton Prize Vietnam for their project “Building a Foundation for Sustainable Development: Networked Societies for the Cities of Tomorrow”.

MoH proposes reducing food safety red tape
11/17/2017 11:45:25 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – The Ministry of Health has proposed to the Government to reduce or simplify the number of administrative procedures in food safety management.

HCM City hospital performs 1st ever blood stem cell transplant from unrelated donor
11/17/2017 11:54:52 AM (GMT+7)
 The HCM City Blood Transfusion Haematology Hospital on Thursday successfully performed the country’s first ever peripheral blood stem cell transplant from an unrelated donor.

Pharma drugs in the spotlight again
11/17/2017 11:43:49 AM (GMT+7)
 The Ministry of Public Security has announced that it is widening investigation into different problems related to a batch of cancer drugs called H-Capita (500mg).

Breast cancer among young people rises
11/17/2017 10:52:06 AM (GMT+7)
 Young women aged less than 25 and men suffering from breast cancer has become not uncommon in Vietnam, said Dr Tran Nguyen Ha of the Ho Chi Minh City Oncology Hospital.

Jobseekers should actively acquire new skills, knowledge
11/17/2017 6:30:00 AM (GMT+7)
 Jobseekers should have the ability to learn and the willingness to acquire new skills to stay competitive on the job market, as technologies will usher in drastic changes and pose huge challenges to them.

Social News 16/11
11/16/2017 5:44:11 PM (GMT+7)
ASEAN sends aid to typhoon victims in Vietnam, Typhoon Damrey leaves Khanh Hoa VND13.5 trillion damage, Illegal shipments intercepted by customs, VSS to cut social insurance debt to under 3 percent

Government Inspectorate detects Hanoi housing violations worth $69.4 million
11/16/2017 5:32:52 PM (GMT+7)
 The Government Inspectorate has detected violations worth (US$69.4 million) in many housing projects developed in Hanoi between 2002 and 2014.

HCM City spends $69 million on 10 kilometers of new water supply pipes
11/16/2017 4:58:03 PM (GMT+7)
 Saigon Water Corporation (Sawaco) yesterday started work on a project to design and install 10 kilometers of water supply pipes according to the French technology with the total capital of US$69 million.