VN to add 150,000 jobs in 1st quarter
3/19/2018 10:56:24 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam’s economy was expected to add more than 150,000 new jobs in the first quarter of 2018, continuing last year’s positive streak of job generation.

Sand sediments strand ships in central province
3/19/2018 9:47:00 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – The serious encroachment of sand sediment along Lach Bang Sea Port in Tinh Gia District of central Thanh Hoa Provine has been blocking many cargo ships and fishing vessels as they try to approach the port.

Dinh La Thang to stand for series of allegations at second trial
3/19/2018 12:51:46 AM (GMT+7)
 The Hanoi People’s Court will open the second trial of Dinh La Thang, who is charged with of pouring VND800 billion ($35.3 million) of state-run Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) into OceanBank despite all the alerting signs on March 19.

Hanoi seeking ways to save low-priced daikon radishes
3/18/2018 11:54:48 PM (GMT+7)
 Hanoi authorities on March 16 held a meeting to seek measures to help farmers boost sales of daikon radishes which are facing incredibly low prices.

Dispute over port design leads to boats sinking at Ha Long
3/18/2018 11:49:13 PM (GMT+7)
 Several tourist boats have sunk while anchoring at Tuan Chau International Port while boat owners and the port management team have not reached a solution.

Russians in Vietnam cast ballots in presidential election
3/18/2018 11:38:26 PM (GMT+7)
 Russian nationals headed to ballot stations in Vietnam to elect a new President of Russia on March 18 when the election was also taking place in their homeland. 

Bibliophile brings books to children
3/18/2018 3:10:00 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – On Lunar New Year’s Eve in 2018, a group of six walked from Dong Ha City’s Cultural Centre to Le Duan Park, presenting books to every child they met on the road. 

HCM City manholes turned into canvases
3/18/2018 12:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
 A group of young people in HCM City are making the city more colourful by painting on the manholes.

Huge resettlement area abandoned in HCM City
3/18/2018 9:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
 A large resettlement area in HCM City's District 2 has been abandoned for years due to high prices.

Social News In Brief
3/18/2018 1:46:01 AM (GMT+7)
 4 dead from suspected alcohol poisoning, 1 critical, Efforts joined to tackle gestational diabetes in VN, HCM City health officials to inspect private medical centres, beauty clinics, 9 bodies recovered from Red River

HCM City may fail in old apartment restoration target
3/18/2018 1:20:19 AM (GMT+7)
 HCM City may fail to reach the target to restore 50% out of the city’s total old apartment building number of 474, according to the municipal Department of Construction.

Hanoi goes vibrant with activities response to Earth Hour
3/18/2018 1:16:02 AM (GMT+7)
 Over 1,000 people came together at the walking and painting events held on the pedestrian streets around Hoan Kiem (Returned Sword) Lake, Hanoi on March 17 in response to the Earth Hour 2018.