-- Family members of 38-year-old Pham Thi Loan, who has been murdered by his South Korean husband who that killed himself after that, have come to South Korean Consulate based in Ho Chi Minh City to carry out procedures for a trip to South Korea to bring her body home.
-- A 5-year-old boy was rescued from a fire that raged through a rented room in Long Binh District in the southern province of Dong Nai on March 8.
-- Authorities in Phu Yen central province have just arrested one more member of a reactionary force called “Hoi dong luat cong an Bia Son” for “Taking advantage of democraticfreedoms and rights to violatethe interests of the State and social organizations.”
-- A number of poets and writers from Vietnam and the US will assess the translation and introduction of Vietnamese literature to US readers over the past two decades and discuss cooperation in introducing the two countries’ literature in the future at a Vietnam-US literature forum held in Hue central city today.
-- A vulgar scene of a TV movie describing rude caressing manners of a couple that was screened on VTV3 national broadcast television on March 6 has caused furry and heated debates among the public.
-- Tuoi Tre Newspaper won two Lifestyle journalism awards in 2011 at the ceremony held in Ho Chi Minh City on March 8.
-- The recent hike price of petroleum products in Vietnam has affected the local economy when several transport companies and other enterprises have begun to raise the price to continue to make a profit.