Forest rangers in a remote district in Vietnam’s mountainous northern area are off to a good start in their 2017 fight against illegal loggers, catching two men red-handed carrying unlawfully harvested timber only days into the New Year.
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For years, 'ốc đá' (a snail which is often found at rocky springs and rivers) has been a delicacy amongst local residents in Tan Hoa Commune, Quang Binh Province.
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WASHINGTON: Samsung announced on Friday (Dec 9) it would disable its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones in the US market to force remaining owners to stop using the devices, which were recalled for safety reasons.
The fifth Vietnam Art Kite Festival kicked off on December 3 at the Bien Dong Resort in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau as part of a series of events during the International Kite Festival.
Kites at previous events (Photo: VNA)
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Many households in the south-western region are hunting rats using their dogs.
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Flooding is not necessarily a bad thing. For farmers in the Mekong Delta in southern Vietnam, having their rice fields flooded after a long drought is more than good news.
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Phan Thiet fish sauce, a favorite brand name of Vietnamese consumers and a particular product of the central province of Binh Thuan, has recently struggled to survive because of material shortage and stiff competition from giants in the industry.
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Well after midnight, several parks in Ho Chi Minh City remain filled with unusual visitors – those who come with their smartphones, plugged into portable chargers, to hunt for Pokémon treasures.
Trainers in Vietnam do not have to wait any longer to start ‘catching ‘em all’ as the phenomenon mobile game Pokémon GO is officially available in the Southeast Asian country as of today, August 6.
After investigating the house in the southern province of Ca Mau catching fire killed six people on last Sunday, police from the Ministry of Public Security said that four factors including electricity fault, two motorcycles, two ashtrays and a bundle of incense to keep mosquito away could be causes of the fire.
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A slaughterhouse in Da Nang in central Vietnam has been fined VND87.5 million, or nearly US$4,000, for giving chickens a carcinogenic industrial dye for eye-catching skin.
A river islet in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho has mesmerized eco-tourists with its idyllic scenery and the hospitality and sincerity of its people.
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Many fishermen in the central province of Khánh Hòa are becoming prosperous by catching and selling young lobsters to breeding farms.
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Flight SQ368 of Singapore Airlines (SIA) en route for Italy’s Milan returned to Changi Airport because of an engine oil problem on early June 27.
Passengers are evacuated from the plane on early June 27th, 2016.
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With simple equipment, fishermen are catching whale sharks from the East Sea.