Government to impose fine for damaging trees
1/17/2018 10:07:07 AM (GMT+7)
 Individuals or organisations who are found to cause damage to trees will be fined up to VNĐ30 million (US$1,300) from January 15, says a new Government decree.

S Korea, Da Nang agree to develop urban railway system
1/17/2018 10:05:45 AM (GMT+7)
 The central city’s transport department and South Korea’s Seoul Metro corporation signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in urban railway development and public traffic research at a ceremony yesterday.

Central coastal fishermen leave the sea
1/17/2018 7:33:00 AM (GMT+7)
Hundreds of young men in the coastal villages around Da Nang City have given up off-shore fishing to work as taxi drivers, another sign that the traditional way of life in the central coast is changing fast,

HCMC says certain vehicles can use BRT lanes
1/17/2018 7:10:00 AM (GMT+7)
 HCMC will allow certain types of vehicle to travel on bus rapid transit (BRT) lanes at some hours and connect BRT routes with those of normal buses.

Central VN enters peak time of preparing Tet flowers, fruits
1/17/2018 6:30:00 AM (GMT+7)
 People in the central region have prepared many types of flowers, fruits and ornamental plants for the Lunar New Year festival which will come in one month.

Social insurance debts amount to VND5.7 trillion
1/16/2018 7:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Companies across the country still owe about VND5.7 trillion (US$250.9 million) in social insurance premiums, accounting for 3.3% of all receivables, Tien Phong newspaper quoted the Vietnam General Confederation of Labor (VGCL) as saying.

Social News 16/1
1/16/2018 4:30:59 PM (GMT+7)
Fire destroys thousand sq. meter wood factory in Dong Nai, HCM City ensures traffic safety for Tet, Small-scale coffee farmers get helping hand, Kids’ Dash marathon attracts 220 participants

Vietnamese worker died in Algeria brought home
1/16/2018 5:25:32 PM (GMT+7)
 The body of Nguyen Xuan Dinh, who died in an accident in a construction site in Algeria, was brought home on January 15 at the request of his family.

HCM City entrance gateways overloaded, traffic jam regularly occurs
1/16/2018 4:01:20 PM (GMT+7)
 HCMC entrance gateways have been overloaded and traffic jam has regularly occurred partly because infrastructure has failed to catch up with population increase and fast urbanization speed.

Trinh Xuan Thanh to stand trial in PVP Land graft case
1/16/2018 4:04:06 PM (GMT+7)
 The Hanoi People’s Court will hear a graft case at the PetroVietnam Power Land JSC (PVP Land) involving Trinh Xuan Thanh on January 24.

Colourful Sapa children earn a living on the street
1/16/2018 3:26:39 PM (GMT+7)
Children travel with their parents to Sapa City centre from various surrounding hamlets as they try to earn a living selling products or offering tourism services.

Experts suggest red maples may be unsuitable for Hanoi
1/16/2018 3:14:44 PM (GMT+7)
 Several experts have raised their concerns over the plantation of red maple trees on Hanoi streets.