Former State Bank deputy governor tried for irresponsibility
6/25/2018 5:49:54 PM (GMT+7)
The People’s Court of HCMC opened the first instance trial on June 25 for former deputy governor of the State Bank of Vietnam Dang Thanh Binh on the charge of lack of responsibility causing serious consequences at VNCB.

Da Nang police arrest wanted Chinese national
6/25/2018 5:48:21 PM (GMT+7)
 Police in central Da Nang city in coordination with police at Da Nang International Airport have arrested Du Rong Ming, a Chinese national, who is currently wanted by the Chinese police.

Death toll of northern floods, landslides rises to seven
6/25/2018 4:52:56 PM (GMT+7)
 As of 6 am on June 25 the death toll in flood and landslides rose to seven in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang and Lai Chau, according to the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control.

Social News 25/6
6/25/2018 4:40:28 PM (GMT+7)
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