VN to halt illegal fishing by 2025
12/16/2017 4:15:00 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – The National Assembly has passed a revised law on fisheries as Vietnam prepares a national plan to prevent, minimise and eliminate illegal fishing by 2025. 

Village midwives give vital service for a pittance
12/16/2017 1:53:00 PM (GMT+7)
Being a midwife in a remote, mountainous area is a thankless job. The remuneration is pitiful, even though the job is of vital importance in maintaining maternal health, especially among ethnic minority communities.


 
Taking care of preemies a tense ordeal and a joy
12/16/2017 11:53:00 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Tran Gia Han of Hai Phong often holds her breath as she stares into the room where her baby is being taken care of.

Social News 16/12
12/16/2017 9:10:00 AM (GMT+7)
Kon Tum police bust illegal transport of firecrackers, Quang Ngai asked to roll out measures to end illegal fishing, Nguyen Xuan Thang assigned to take charge of PCC’s Theoretical Council


 
Experts find downtown vehicle restriction scheme unconvincing
12/16/2017 8:40:00 AM (GMT+7)
 Most experts voiced their disagreements over a scheme to impose a fee on cars entering downtown HCMC to reduce traffic congestion, heard a seminar on December 12.

Perilous life in the north
12/16/2017 7:10:00 AM (GMT+7)
 The harsh reality of climate change is acutely felt in Vietnam's northern mountains.


 
Social News 15/12
12/15/2017 4:40:50 PM (GMT+7)
Vietnam zeroes in on hunger elimination, RoK film festival held in Quang Nam, Bus stations announce Tet holiday ticket plans, Photo exhibition features sea, islands in Hanoi, Can Tho greets 7.5 million tourist arrivals in 2017

HCMC Chairman deregulates ban on Jeans, T-shirt amongst civil servants
12/15/2017 4:26:41 PM (GMT+7)
 Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee office sent a document of Chairman Nguyen Thanh Phong’s decision to deregulate the ban on wearing Jean, T-shirtat public offices.


 
HCM City brightens up for Christmas
12/15/2017 2:52:19 PM (GMT+7)
 HCM City’s streets are full of colourful decorations to welcome Christmas and New Year.

Storm Damrey leaves 123 dead and missing
12/15/2017 2:57:36 PM (GMT+7)
 The toll of Storm Damrey stood at 123 dead and missing, with an additional 324 people injured and seriously affected in central provinces, especially south-central provinces.


 
Thai Binh proposes $172m coastal road
12/15/2017 2:16:58 PM (GMT+7)
 Thai Binh Province People's Committee has proposed a VND3.9trn (USD172m) public-private partnership coastal road project to the Ministry of Transport.

High-rise residents decry lack of public space
12/15/2017 2:18:51 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge – Four 40-45 story apartment buildings in Kim Van–Kim Lu New Urban Area in Hoang Mai District are home to about 16,000 people.


 

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