Central Highlands Dak Nong Province's People’s Committee has fined a company VND130 million (US$5,600) for illegal sand mining, vov.vn online newspaper reported.
Tran Thi Binh, 60, who lives in Hanoi, has no idea about the circular economy but now brings her canvas bag shopping instead of taking plastic bags from the supermarket.
Passion, hard work and talent proved to be the perfect mix for Tran Ba Tan, who has studied chemistry since the eighth grade, to secure top marks at the 51st International Chemistry Olympiad (IChO) in Paris.
Authorities in the central province are continuing with a plan to renovate 16 historic relic sites at a total cost of VND100 billion (US$4.3 million) this year.
Lustrous green tea plants in the middle of a water area in Thanh Chuong District, the central province of Nghệ An have been attracting tourists.
The site has called the Ha Long Bay of Nghe An by some.
A 140 year-old colourful pagoda is one of the must-visit places in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang.
Ngon Garden Restaurant in Hanoi is simply tres bien! That was the verdict from a high-level delegation from Ile-de-France who enjoyed a meal at the restaurant on Tuesday.
Dozens of households in Thu Dau Mot City in the southern province of Bình Dương continue to make clay jars and pots by traditional methods, just as their ancestors once did.
Hanoi's artists, from the past to the present, have long talked about two giant bas-reliefs on a wall hidden behind a row of houses at the Viet Nam Fine Arts University.
Prolonged hot weather in the central region has caused low water levels in reservoirs and dams, seriously affecting agricultural production and the daily lives of local residents.
Shan tuyet tea in Yen Bai Province’s Suoi Giang Commune is well known across Vietnam for its pleasant flavour and fragrance.
Instead of an “air-conditioned office” job, many young people these days are pursuing a culinary career.