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Hundreds of workers poisoned in Thanh Hoa

VietNamNet Bridge – On Thursday morning, hundreds of workers of the Taiwan-invested Hongfu Vietnam shoe factory in the central city of Thanh Hoa showed symptoms of poisoning. All hospitals in the city were inundated with sick workers.

Three arrested in K54 theft at prison in Thanh Hoa

 VietNamNet Bridge – Six K54 pistols stolen from the Thanh Phong Prison in Thanh Hoa Province have been recovered, according to police. Three men have arrested in the case.

Thanh Hoa top V-League first leg

 VietNamNet Bridge – A win over Quang Ninh Coal in the 13th round match on Friday made Thanh Hoa champion of the V-League's first leg.

Central region braces for storms

VietNamNet Bridge – Super storms are expected to hit the central region from Thanh Hoa to Phu Yen with sea waves reaching 2 to 4.5 metres in height.

Thanh Hoa remain ‘lonely’ atop of V-League table

VietNamNet Bridge – Thanh Hoa extended their unbeaten run to nine matches at this year’s V-League season, with an away 1-1 draw against Hoang Anh Gia Lai in their Round 10 encounter at Pleiku Stadium on Sunday, March 30.

Thanh Hoa maintains top spot

VietNamNet Bridge – Thanh Hoa continued unbeaten, maintaining their position atop the 2014 V-League Eximbank football championships after beating Dong Tam Long An 2-1 in the seventh round at Thanh Hoa’s stadium

Comprehensive evidence for Neolithic tombs discovered

 VietNamNet Bridge – Strong evidence has, for the first time, been discovered suggesting that Vietnamese tombs in the central province of Thanh Hoa date from the early to late period of the Da But civilisation (6,500 – 4,700 BC).

Off-road trip to Pu Luong tests backpackers' motorbike skills

VietNamNet Bridge – During my adventures across the country, I had been amazed by the twisting roads in the north and impressed by the driving skills of local residents on their Honda Win motorbikes.  

Thanh Hoa’s woman gives birth to 5.1kg baby

 VietNamNet Bridge – On February 19, the Hospital of Quang Xuong District, Thanh Hoa Province conducted an urgent cesarean to save a mother and her baby, a boy of up to 5.1kg.

Famous historic spot in Thanh Hoa at risk

 VietNamNet Bridge – Trong Mai Islet (cock and hen) – a famous tourist spot in the central province of Thanh Hoa – is at risk of falling off the rock base due to natural weathering phenomena and human impact.

Agencies still fumble for the solution to pesticide barrels in Thanh Hoa

Many months have elapsed since the day hundreds of tons of toxic pesticide were found in the central province of Thanh Hoa. However, state management agencies still keep discussing about what to do with the chemicals.

Birthday present explodes, one dies

 VietNamNet Bridge – At around 7.30pm on January 12, a large explosion occurred at the home of Mr. Do Huu Tinh, 31, in Che hamlet, Trung Tien commune, Quan Son district in the central province of Thanh Hoa, killing Tinh on the spot.

Hundreds of people surround sand mine

 VietNamNet Bridge - On January 6, nearly 200 people flocked to the sand mining area located in Truong Lam commune, Tinh Gia district of Thanh Hoa province, to prevent workers of Nghi Son Cement Company from mining silica sand.

Life of mountain people changed because of the record cold

 VietNamNet Bridge – The life of ethnic minority people in the mountainous area of Thanh Hoa province has been severely affected by the prolonged record cold spell.

Thanh Hoa: Fish die en masse on Buoi River upstream

 VietNamNet Bridge - In recent days, people fished tons of dead fish of the Buoi River upstream in Thach Lam commune, Thach Thanh district, Thanh Hoa province.

Director of Thanh Hoa Department of Natural Resources faces dismissal

Blaming the Department of Natural Resources and Environment’s loose management for the burying of a thousand tons of toxic chemicals of a pesticide firm, constituents have asked the provincial government to dismiss the department’s chief.

Untreated toxic waste excavated in central region

 VietNamNet Bridge – More than 843 tonnes of untreated toxic waste illegally dumped by Nicotex Thanh Thai Company in central Thanh Hoa Province's Cam Van commune have been excavated.

People flock to police headquarters demanding goods returned

About 70 people in Hai Thanh commune, Tinh Gia district of Thanh Hoa province gathered at the provincial police headquarters on November 7, asking the police to explain why their two dried anchovy trucks were seized.

Thanh Hoa: Tons of toxic chemicals dug up at pesticide factory

VietNamNet Bridge – The volume of toxic chemicals that the pesticide company Nicotex Thanh Thai buried in its campus is estimated at tens of tons, dozen times higher than the figure that the company has declared.

Thousands of people march on street with pregnant woman’s coffin

Highway 45, the section crossing Van Ha town, Thanh Hoa province was congested with traffic for several kilometers in the afternoon of October 20 because thousands of people marched on the road with the coffin of a pregnant woman.