Newborn baby falls to death in Hanoi building
10/19/2018 4:40:38 PM (GMT+7)
 Police in Hanoi have summoned three people to investigate the death of a newborn baby who was found dead after allegedly falling from the 31st floor of an apartment building in Linh Dam Urban Area.

Young Vietnamese leaders set sail
10/19/2018 4:32:57 PM (GMT+7)
As many as 28 Vietnamese young leaders will embark on a 52-day voyage with their regional peers with the Ship for Southeast Asian and Japanese Youth Programme from October 23 to December 13.

HCM City leader apologises to Thu Thiem residents
10/19/2018 10:14:00 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – A top leader of HCM City yesterday apologised to residents for the authorities’ wrongdoings in the construction of the Thu Thiem New Urban Area.

Residential areas drown in waste while waiting for new treatment plant
10/19/2018 10:32:00 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Many areas in Quang Ngai City are overrun by rubbish while residents await the completion of a new waste treatment plant.

Finland helps Vietnam to build forestry database
10/19/2018 11:13:17 AM (GMT+7)
 Viet Nam had set up its fully integrated forestry information database, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) said at a conference in Hanoi on Wednesday.

Ill Canadian man safely taken to Ba Ria-Vung Tau mainland
10/19/2018 11:11:38 AM (GMT+7)
 Rescue ship SAR 413, belonging to Regional Maritime Search and Rescue Co-ordination Centre No 3, took Joe Vanier, an ill 53-year-old Canadian man, to the mainland in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau at 7:45am on Thursday.

20-year sentence upheld for Nghe An man for overthrow attempt
10/19/2018 10:57:38 AM (GMT+7)
 The Hanoi high-level People’s Court on October 18 upheld the imprisonment sentence for a defendant found guilty of “trying to overthrow the people’s administration” at a first-instance trial two months ago. 

Donors send nearly $129m to help the poor
10/19/2018 11:15:22 AM (GMT+7)
 Individuals and organisations across the country have donated a total of nearly VNĐ3 trillion (US$129 million) to the Fund for the Poor and the Social Security Programme for the year.

France-Vietnam Days of Innovation open in HCM City
10/19/2018 10:46:00 AM (GMT+7)
 A France-Vietnam Days of Innovation opened in Ho Chi Minh City on October 18 as a joint effort of the Consulate General of France and the city’s French Institute to celebrate the 45th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two nations.

HCM City innovation, startup week 2018 launched
10/19/2018 10:55:02 AM (GMT+7)
 The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee and the Finnish Embassy in Vietnam launched the Ho Chi Minh City Innovation, Startup, and Entrepreneurship Week 2018.

Hanoi to conduct 2019 census
10/18/2018 4:15:00 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – The Ha Noi People’s Committee will conduct the 2019 census of all Vietnamese living in the capital city starting on the morning of April 1 next year.

Informal workers wary of opt-in social insurance
10/18/2018 4:05:00 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Farmers and workers in the informal sector are often reluctant to buy voluntary social insurance because they do not understand its benefits and lack knowledge about the programme,