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Hanoi to build five bridges to develop urban areas along Hong River

These bridges will play an important role in the city’s transport infrastructure system connecting many urban areas with ring roads.

Long Bien Bridge preservation a central piece in Red River Zoning plan

Highlighting the grace of the Red River, the Long Bien Bridge is an iconic landmark in Hanoi.

Traffic accidents in VN surge in 10 months

A total of 5,496 people were killed and 6,973 others injured in 9,826 traffic accidents nationwide in the first 10 months of this year, according to the National Traffic Safety Committee.

Torrential rain causing landslides in various places

Nghe Tinh Railway JSC. yesterday announced a serious landslide incident on the North-South Railway route passing Ha Tinh Province at 3:00 am due to heavy rain.

Traffic accident kills five in Lang Son

Five people were killed and nine others injured in a traffic accident on October 31 in Lang Son Province.

Increasing bus fares necessary to improve quality: experts

Increasing bus fares will help boost revenue, reduce subsidies, and ensure the city’s budget remains balanced.

Caring for senior citizens as population ages

"Respect for the Elderly" is a long-standing and admirable tradition of the nation, reflecting the deep reverence for the older and wiser citizens of society.

HCM City bus company faces fine following deadly accident

The HCM City Transport Department has just proposed a fine of VND90 million against the Thanh Buoi Bus Company for their various violations.

Heavy downpours and landslides disrupt travel on North-South rail route

Heavy rain over the past two days have triggered landslides in the central province of Ha Tinh, disrupting travel on the North-South rail route running across the locality.

Hue Central Hospital wins first prize at ASEAN colorectal surgeon competition

The Hue Central Hospital in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue won the first prize at the recent colorectal surgeon competition through videos held by the ASEAN Society of Colorectal Surgeons (ASCS) in Bangkok.

Seven defendants wanted in SCB bank, Van Thinh Phat cases

The Police Investigation Agency under the Ministry of Public Security yesterday issued a decision to arrest 7 defendants in the case that occurred at Saigon Commercial Joint Stock Bank (SCB), Van Thinh Phat Group and other related companies.

National conference reviews three-year fight against COVID-19

The Cabinet leader recalled “the most challenging periods with worries and concerns in an unprecedented pandemic situation”.

Russian tourist trapped at waterfall rescued

Authorities of the central city of Da Nang on October 29 successfully rescued a Russian tourist trapped at Suoi Mo – Khe Ram waterfall in Hoa Vang district.

650,000 Vietnamese employees working abroad

There are roughly 650,000 Vietnamese labourers working in 40 countries and territories around the world, according to estimated data from the Department of Overseas Labor Management under the Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs.

Over 1,000 illegally built residential buildings found in Hanoi

Hanoi has discovered 1,062 homes that were illegally built during recent inspections of housing construction projects.

Seven-day break for Tet holiday 2024 proposed

The Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) has submitted its proposal on next year’s public holidays scheme including the Lunar New Year (Tet) holidays plan to the Prime Minister.

Caring for senior citizens as population ages

"Respect for the Elderly" is a long-standing and admirable tradition of the nation, reflecting the deep reverence for the older and wiser citizens of society.

VND849 billion to be spent on Ca Mau’s sea dyke system

The French Development Agency has increased its funding for a dyke upgrading project in the southernmost province of Ca Mau to VND849 billion (USD36.53 million) from VND750 billion earlier.

Japanese Koi fish banned from Hanoi pond

Hanoi authorities have requested to relocate eight tonnes of Japanese Koi fish from a local lotus pond.

Gymnast brothers apologise for advert stunt

Vietnamese acrobat duo the Giang Brothers who have set several world records with their head-balancing act have just made an apology for a stunt in an advert.