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.

Two drowned, one missing in Quy Nhon beach
7/19/2018 5:52:52 PM (GMT+7)
 Two young men have drowned and one other gone missing while bathing in Quy Nhon beach in Binh Dinh Province.

Tires, wood and water pipes help children learn through play
7/19/2018 5:26:00 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Children can experiment with rubber tires, wooden pallets, water pipes and other loose parts on July 22 on pedestrian-only Le Thai To Street by Hoan Kiem Lake, as part of an event 

Vietnam takes actions to reduce salt intake
7/19/2018 5:53:46 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnamese people are consuming too much salt according to the Ministry of Health's report.

Hanoi cyclo driver denies votive money cheat accusations
7/19/2018 5:57:34 PM (GMT+7)
 A cyclo driver in Hanoi has denied having given votive money as change to two French tourists.

VN smart city plans lack specifics
7/19/2018 5:10:36 PM (GMT+7)
Major economic hubs of big cities and provinces nationwide have announced ambitious multi-billion dollar projects to become smart cities, well-equipped to take advantage of opportunities presented by the digital age.

A/H1N1 influenza causes more deaths in southern region
7/19/2018 3:06:22 PM (GMT+7)
 Two more people in Ho Chi Minh City and the southern province of Tay Ninh have reportedly died from the swine flu virus A/H1N1, whose return last June has raised great public concern.