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On April 4, Chairman of Ca Mau Provincial People’s Committee Le Quan met nearly 350 people who join in the young civil servants and officials network.
A woman from the southern province of Soc Trang faked her death, held a funeral for her own to hide debts from a slew of creditors.
It is a buzz to the Vietnamese flower market when it comes to unverified information around the VND 250 billion or USD11 million deal for a mutant orchid has reportedly been concluded in the northern province of Quang Ninh, around 200km from Hanoi.
Passing 370 contestants from 10 countries, Doan Van Hieu, a third-year student at the University of Information Technology, won the third prize in the International Microelectronics Olympiad (AMO).
German, Vietnam enterprises join hands to build water treatment plant in Vietnam’s Southern province
With a total investment of nearly 5,000 billion VND (218,000 USD), project Vam Co Dong River Surface Water Plant will be started construction in Duc Hoa District, Long An province under a newly-signed agreement between Germany’s Aone Deutschland AG and Vietnam’s AquaOne Corporation.
Being fed by tourists and locals, a crowd of hundred monkeys on Son Tra mountain, Danang City flooded on mountain pass forcing the local competent forces conducting preventive measures.
A delivery man, 31, has become a real-life superhero after saving a two-year-old girl as she falls from the 12th floor of a 16-story building in Hanoi, Vietnam.
The forefront lines including staff working in medical facilities, participators in anti-pandemic missions, soldiers, and public security forces are prioritized groups to receive free Covid-19 vaccine shots.
China overtook Indonesia in the number of exported cars to Vietnam in January. The market stands second place following Thailand in supplying completely-built (CBU) automobiles to Vietnam in January this year.
Vietnam Airlines - Vietnam’s flagship air carrier has proposed to health authorities to join in the Covid-19 vaccine delivery mission from overseas to Vietnam.
Some unnecessary business services in Ho Chi Minh City, the Southern Metropolis of Vietnam will be allowed to reopen amidst the city has witnessed 14 days of no fresh community case.
Deputy Director of Hanoi Department of Health Hoang Duc Hanh said that the local health department has proposed to buy around 15 million doses of Covid-19 vaccine for the locals over 18 years.
Hanoi city is contemplating a gradual removal of restrictive measures to prevent the Covid-19 pandemic as no community transmission cases detected in over one week. Therefore, the department must have plans and assess the risks fully before proposing solutions for the business to reopen.
Legend has it that the Land Genie and the Kitchen Gods ride carp and deliver yearly report on each household issues to the King of Heaven. As a result, the Vietnamese make it a tradition to celebrate the day clean up the house and prepare offerings to these gods as a farewell bidding to these Gods. However, the celebrations in the day from the North to the South in the country see some differences.
Just one day after halting all activities of karaoke, bar, lounges, and clubs, Vietnam’s capital city continues to demanding all game and internet cafes to shutdown.
This is the first time that Vietnam’s Southern city entering the Top 10 cities most interested by Asian-Pacific real estate investors in 2021.
Researchers confirm that New Zealand is the leading in the list of 100 countries with the best COVID-19 anti-pandemic performance in the world, and second place in Vietnam while other big nations namely the UK and the US standing at the bottom of the pile.
Thon Dien village, on the outskirts of Hai Duong City, 60km east of capital Hanoi, and a company workshop have been delineated and quarantined after two persons lived and worked their detected positive for coronavirus.
Many teens in Vietnam’s Southern Metropolis have stormed famous architectures or rooftop shops to record the brilliant beauty of the sunset at the end of the day.
Daily Horoscope for January 21: Most of the day’s transits take place before we even wake up this morning, but they work together to set the tone for the day.