US publishing house buys rights to Vietnamese book on Gac Ma battle
7/20/2018 4:13:36 PM (GMT+7)
 The book offers details of a Vietnamese deadly battle with China in the South China Sea, which Vietnam calls the East Sea.

Babies switched at birth reunited with parents
7/20/2018 3:07:08 PM (GMT+7)
 The Ba Vi District General Hospital in Hanoi has held a meeting on July 19 to return the two six-year-old boys to their biological parents after they were mistakenly given to wrong parents at birth.

Eight-month-old baby dies after Tibetan Mastiff attack in Hanoi
7/20/2018 3:04:18 PM (GMT+7)
 Doctor Le Viet Khanh from the Vietnam-Germany Hospital said on July 19 that an eight-month-old baby girl in Doi Can Street died after being attacked by a Tibetan Mastiff raised at home.

Dak Nong: 227kg bomb deactivated
7/20/2018 2:32:42 PM (GMT+7)
 Competent forces in Dak Mil district of the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong, safely detonated a Mark 82 (MK82) bomb weighing 227kg on July 19. 

Could an airport for Lao Cai Province take off?
7/20/2018 12:04:24 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam plans to build five new airports in the next 12 years.Currently, the country has 23 airports, comprising 13 domestic and 10 international. It aims to have 15 domestic and 13 international by 2030.

Widespread downpours cause floods in northern, central localities
7/20/2018 10:49:54 AM (GMT+7)
 Although Tyhoon Son Tinh was weakened to a tropical depression, heavy rains continue pouring into northern and central localities, causing serious floods.

France’s Order of Academic Palms presented to Vietnamese scholar
7/20/2018 10:37:41 AM (GMT+7)
 The Order of Academic Palms of France has been presented to Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Ngoc Dien, Vice Rector of the School of Economics and Law under the Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh City.

Le Quoc Phong named Chairman of Vietnam Youth Federation
7/20/2018 10:26:36 AM (GMT+7)
 First Secretary of the Central Committee of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union Le Quoc Phong has been named Chairman of the Vietnam Youth Federation’s (VYF) Central Committee.

Social News 20/7
7/20/2018 8:10:00 AM (GMT+7)
 Summer camp: Young expats visit Hoi An city, Vietnamese, Chinese people join hands to clean up border river, Australian training course helps improve Vietnamese slaughtering techniques

Ministry proposes airport runway upgrades
7/19/2018 9:46:50 PM (GMT+7)
 The Ministry of Transport has proposed a plan to upgrade runways at Noi Bai and Tan Son Nhat airports, the nation’s two largest and busiest airports, which would cost around 4.2 trillion VND (184 million USD).

Two dead, hectares of rice flooded due to typhoon Son Tinh
7/19/2018 6:52:15 PM (GMT+7)
 Floods brought by typhoon Son Tinh killed two people, damaged 15 houses and thousands of hectares of crops yesterday in the central and northern provinces.

92 to be prosecuted for involving in online gambling ring
7/19/2018 6:39:01 PM (GMT+7)
 Police in northern Phu Tho province have asked the provincial People’s Procuracy to prosecute 92 people for involvement in a major online gambling ring.