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Hanoi's railway cafe owners ask for permission to reopen business with safety measures takenicon
SOCIETY19 minutes ago0

Hanoi's railway cafe owners ask for permission to reopen business with safety measures taken

The owners pledged to comply with regulations on prohibited commercial activities within a minimum distance of 1.5 m from the railway, as well as to draw safety lines and install stainless steel bars on the front of each store and house.

 
Vulnerable Vietnamese children rescued during UK cannabis raidicon

Vulnerable Vietnamese children rescued during UK cannabis raid

SOCIETY
1 hour ago

These are the squalid conditions three Vietnamese children were living in – prisoners in a cannabis farm in the UK.

Household wells blamed for HCM City subsidenceicon

Household wells blamed for HCM City subsidence

SOCIETY
2 hours ago

Thousands of households in the suburbs of HCM City are refusing to use tap water and continuing to exploit underground water, which is leading to saltwater intrusion and subsidence.

Da Nang authorities at fault for several violations on Son Tra Peninsulaicon

Da Nang authorities at fault for several violations on Son Tra Peninsula

SOCIETY
20 hours ago

The Government Inspectorate has released a report on land use and conservation-related violations on Son Tra Peninsula, which implicates authorities in Da Nang.

Instant noodles put Vietnam in danger of malnourishmenticon

Instant noodles put Vietnam in danger of malnourishment

SOCIETY
20 hours ago

Similar to other Southeast Asian countries, Vietnamese children are at a large risk of malnourishment due to the abundance of instant noodles in their diet.

‘Napalm girl’ tops list of world’s most powerful news imagesicon

‘Napalm girl’ tops list of world’s most powerful news images

VIDEO
22 hours ago

The chilling image of a Vietnamese girl running naked from a napalm attack has topped the list of the most powerful news images that have shocked and amazed the world.

Company identified as source of waste oil in Hanoi water pollution caseicon

Company identified as source of waste oil in Hanoi water pollution case

SOCIETY
23 hours ago

A ceramic company in Phu Tho Province has admitted that the waste oil in the recent water contamination incident originated from them but said they had never signed off the decision to dispose of or release the oil.

VIETNAM NEWS HEADLINES OCTOBER 22icon

VIETNAM NEWS HEADLINES OCTOBER 22

SOCIETY
22/10/2019

Flights to Japan delayed due to Typhoon

Nearly 12,000 Vietnamese laborers work in foreign fishing vesselsicon

Nearly 12,000 Vietnamese laborers work in foreign fishing vessels

SOCIETY
22/10/2019

Nearly 12,000 Vietnamese guest workers have been serving in foreign fishing vessels, according to the Overseas Labor Management Department.

Early weather warning helps society developicon

Early weather warning helps society develop

SOCIETY
22/10/2019

Professor Tran Hong Thai, deputy general director of Vietnam’s General Department of Meteorology, talks to Natural Resources and Environment online newspaper about Vietnam’s resolve to develop a safe society in the context of climate change.

"The best day" of poor women in the capital city’s boarding hamleticon

"The best day" of poor women in the capital city’s boarding hamlet

PHOTOS
21/10/2019

Elderly women who are living in a boarding hamlet at the foot of Long Bien Bridge in Hanoi have to earn their living through a variety of jobs such as selling water, scrap dealing, picking up trash, and porter.

Capsized vessel creates 150-tonne Long Tau River oil spillicon

Capsized vessel creates 150-tonne Long Tau River oil spill

SOCIETY
21/10/2019

A container vessel has sunk on Long Tau River in HCM City, leaking 150 tonnes of oil.

Problematic: Experts call for regulation of Da Lat’s greenhousesicon

Problematic: Experts call for regulation of Da Lat’s greenhouses

SOCIETY
21/10/2019

The installation of greenhouses for vegetable and flower farming in Da Lat City should be strictly regulated to reduce their impact on the environment and landscapes, experts have said.

Last suspect in the Da River pollution case turns self inicon

Last suspect in the Da River pollution case turns self in

SOCIETY
21/10/2019

Ly Dinh Vu, one of three people involving in the oil dumping into the upper section of Da River, gave himself up to the police, the Vietnam News Agency reported on Sunday.

Runner Hung eyeing SEA Games medal with launch of duathlon eventicon

Runner Hung eyeing SEA Games medal with launch of duathlon event

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
21/10/2019

Runner Nguyen Tien Hung is very proud to be part of Vietnam national duathlon (run-bike-run) team for the upcoming Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in the Philippines, where the event returns for the first time since Thailand 2007.

VIETNAM NEWS HEADLINES OCTOBER 21icon

VIETNAM NEWS HEADLINES OCTOBER 21

SOCIETY
21/10/2019

Vietnamese cuisine promoted in France’s Argelès-sur-Mer city

Ha Tinh seek scientific help to deal with unknown insecticon

Ha Tinh seek scientific help to deal with unknown insect

SOCIETY
20/10/2019

Authorities in Ha Tinh Province are calling for help from experts to deal with an unknown type of insect which is killing one hectare of mangrove forest in the area.

Suspects arrested for contaminating Hanoi tap watericon

Suspects arrested for contaminating Hanoi tap water

SOCIETY
20/10/2019

The police in Hoa Binh Province have arrested two men for dumping waste oil near the Da River Water Plant, the water source for millions of people in Hanoi.