Thousands of biogas plants built thanks to ADB-funded project, Lao order presented to Thanh Hoa volunteer soldiers, WB’s project to improve Thai Nguyen’s urban infrastructure, GEF 6 holds Council Meeting on second working day in Da Nang

No new markets planned for downtown HCM City
6/25/2018 3:09:49 PM (GMT+7)
 There will be no new markets built in downtown HCMC, while current markets will be upgraded and repaired, according to a master plan for commercial development for 2025 to 2030.

VN dairy farmers struggle against low prices
6/25/2018 2:33:05 PM (GMT+7)
 Many farmers in Ho Chi Minh City are shutting down their farms as the milk prices drop and they lack funds to improve quality.

Villagers earn huge money as grasshopper prices soar
6/25/2018 1:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Grasshoppers in Hanoi's My Duc District are proving a popular dish this year right in the middle of World Cup.

World Cup gamblers descend on pawnshops
6/25/2018 12:06:50 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Football fans who have lost money betting on the World Cup have been rushing to pawnshops to take out loans or pawn their belongings.

Seven killed, 12 missings in floods, landslides in northern VN
6/25/2018 2:30:18 PM (GMT+7)
 At least seven people have been killed, five others injured and 12 remained missing in flash floods and landslides triggered by heavy rains on June 23 and 24, according to the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control.

Vietnamese traffic - An organised mess
6/25/2018 11:40:08 AM (GMT+7)
 If you have already been to Vietnam or you watched the video at the beginning of the post you know that the main ingredient of the Vietnamese traffic are the scooters.

Floods and landslides ravage northern provinces
6/25/2018 2:41:00 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Heavy rain over the weekend has resulted in deadly flash floods and landslides in many northern mountainous provinces.

Southern canals clogged up but no sites to dump waste
6/25/2018 11:53:47 AM (GMT+7)
Several marine channels like Cua Lo and Sa Ky in the central provinces of Nghe An and Quang Ngai and Thi Vai in the southern coastal province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau have not been dredged in years 

Burning incense harmful but not subject to controls
6/25/2018 11:19:27 AM (GMT+7)
 Incense smoke is as toxic as cigarette smoke, experts say, but the product is not subject to control and there is no standard for incense quality.

More than 11,600 candidates attend Korean language examinations 2018
6/25/2018 11:11:39 AM (GMT+7)
 More than 11,600 candidates have participated in the Korean language examinations 2018 held in Hanoi and HCM City on June 23.

Collaboration needed to build smart cities in Vietnam
6/25/2018 11:05:01 AM (GMT+7)
 As Vietnam yearns to transform its cities into smart ones, it can learn from the experience of other smart cities around the world and seek to overcome the challenges by collaborating with numerous stakeholders.

HCM City plans to reduce exploitation of groundwater
6/25/2018 10:52:54 AM (GMT+7)
 HCM City authorities plan to reduce the exploitation of groundwater from now to 2025 to prevent land subsidence and protect residents’health.