Only 50 per cent of children in HCM City wore helmets when travelling on motorcycles and other vehicles last year, up from 20 per cent in 2011, according to Tran Quoc Hung of the city Traffic Safety Committee.
Keywords: Tourism PromotionproportionTran Quoc HungLiberated Sai GonshunHoc MonHcm City Department
Engineer Le Van Tach has sued Toyota Motor Vietnam for treating him unfairly for exposing technical faults in Toyota cars that led to a recall earlier this year.
Keywords: EmailfabricateAkito TachibanatransferRightsTran Quoc Hungapologize
The Government should review zoning plans for hydropower projects in the central region and scrap those having an adverse impact on the environment, participants told a seminar held in Da Nang on Thursday.
Keywords: HydropowerReservoirsVustaMeasuringFloodsPhu Yen TheVu Gia Thu Bon
Police in northern Vietnam have busted a gang of armed thieves just as they were planning to found a shady debt collection agency.
Keywords: gunNorthern VietnamTran Quoc HungHai PhongThai Nguyen ProvinceThai Nguyentaxi
Toyota Vietnam Thursday officially announced it would not change the decision to suspend a prominent whistleblower for three months despite protests from the suspended engineer and labor agencies.
Keywords: Toyota VietnamPlanning DepartmentVietnamese LaborEmployeesTran Quoc HungGeneral Directorapologize
An engineer who exposed Toyota flaws leading to the biggest vehicle recall in Vietnamese history said he will leave Toyota Vietnam to seek pastures new after he was suspended by the very company he denounced.
Keywords: Toyota VietnamexposePlanning DepartmentEmployeesTran Quoc HungGeneral Directorapologize
Although most agricultural experts agreed on maintaining Government Decision 115, which exempted farmers from irrigation fees, some have raised concerns regarding its possible disadvantages.
Keywords: Vu Van ThangTran Quoc HungIn Nam Dinh ProvinceThe Deputy DirectorHa Tinh ProvinceHa Noi Thetotal
Vietnam Red Cross (VRC) has received over US$40,000 worth of donations from local enterprises and organizations to assist victims of the earthquake and tsunami in Japan.
Keywords: DonationsVictimsjapanThe JapaneseassistIn JapanOrganizations
VietNamNet Bridge – The northern mountainous province of Dien Bien's People's Court yesterday, Jan 17, wrapped up the trial of eight former officials accused of corrupt practices during the construction of the Dien Bien Phu Victory Monument.
Keywords: Former Deputy DirectorIndustrial Fine ArtsProject Management BoardThe Ha Noi UniversityLe HuyenLe Van VienLuong Phuong Cac
The northern mountainous province of Dien Bien's People's Court on Monday wrapped up the trial of eight former officials accused of corrupt practices during the construction of the Dien Bien Phu Victory Monument.
Keywords: Former Deputy DirectorIndustrial Fine ArtsProject Management BoardThe Hanoi UniversityLe Van VienLe HuyenLuong Phuong Cac
The northern mountainous province of Dien Bien's People's Court yesterday wrapped up the trial of eight former officials accused of corrupt practices during the construction of the Dien Bien Phu Victory Monument.
Keywords: Former Deputy DirectorIndustrial Fine ArtsProject Management BoardThe Ha Noi UniversityLuong Phuong CacLe Van VienLe Huyen
On October 8, officials of the Vietnam Red Cross (VRC) were present in areas affected by the recent floods to help local victims cope with their current difficulties and stabilize their lives and production.
The Red Cross had its municipal and provincial chapters evacuate people from danger zones and give them urgently needed food and drinking water.
The society’s central committee sent VND2.2 billion worth of cash, emergency goods, food, and water purifying tablets to the five provinces that were...
Keywords: Red Crescent SocietiesTran Quoc HungCentral CommissionThroughout VietnamevacuateFloodsChief Representative
Plough procession: A procession at last year's Tich Dien Festival honours King Le Dai Hanh, who is said to have once ploughed a field to encourage local people to farm the land. — File Photo The festival originates from AD 987. To celebrate Tet (Lunar New Year), King Le Dai Hanh decided to plough a field in Doi Son Commune of Duy Tien District, Ha Nam Province. Following kings maintained the tradition in early spring, to encourage the people to...
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“The owners of groves that are bird habitats are catching young birds to sell for food during the breeding season while others trap adults all year round,” said park ranger Mai Thanh Truong.
Keywords: BirdswildbirdbanOwnersTran Quoc HungPhuoc Long District Agriculture
A large number of adult and young wild birds in the Mekong Delta’s Bac Lieu Province are ending up on dinner tables and uncontrolled poaching is pushing several rare species to extinction, experts warn.
Keywords: BirdswildbirdbanOwnersMai Thanh TruongTran Quoc Hung