Ho Chi Minh City dentist drops burr down patient’s throat

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 3 hour(s) ago

A woman from Ho Chi Minh City had to receive emergency treatment after a dentist dropped a dental tool down her throat on Thursday.

Keywords: 

Ho Chi Minh City to use 114 as emergency number

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 week(s) ago

The current separation of numbers for criminal, fire, and medical emergencies will be merged into a single emergency number, 114, according to an official at the municipal information department.

Keywords: 

NA chairwoman honours humanitarian group

0 vote(s)Comment

SaiGon GP English 2 week(s) ago

National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyễn Thị Kim Ngân asked the Việt Nam Red Cross Society (VNRC) to continue its humanitarian activities, healthcare, emergency aid and disaster prevention and response programmes at a ceremony to celebrate its 70th anniversary on Saturday.

Keywords: 

Over 100 killed as Indian train derails

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 week(s) ago

Lucknow (India) -- An Indian express train derailed early Sunday, killing over 100 people in one of the country's worst rail disasters in years, police said, as emergency workers searched the mangled wreckage for survivors.

Keywords: 

WHO declares end of Zika emergency but says virus remains a threat

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 week(s) ago 1 duplicate news

The World Health Organization on Friday declared that Zika no longer constitutes an international emergency, but it stressed a need for a long-term effort to address the virus, which has been linked to birth defects and neurological complications.

Keywords: 

Karaoke fire spurs safety inspections

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Đầu Tư English 1 month(s) ago 2 related news

The fire which killed 13 at a karaoke bar in Hanoi last Tuesday has once again raised fire safety concerns in Vietnam, where fire prevention and firefighting capabilities are still limited. Thai Van reports.

Keywords: 

Financial authorities to convene emergency meeting on market uncertainty

0 vote(s)Comment

SaiGon GP English 1 month(s) ago 1 related news

South Korea's financial regulator will hold an emergency meeting early this week to check the local market situations currently facing increased uncertainties such as the high-profile scandal involving a confidante of President Park Geun-hye that has roiled the country for weeks and the upcoming U.S. presidential election, industry sources said Sunday.

Keywords: 

Rescue drill carried out in Saigon River Tunnel

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 month(s) ago

A rescue exercise was carried out in the Saigon River Tunnel in Ho Chi Minh City on Saturday night.

Keywords: 

VNRC releases aid for flood victims in provinces

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Đầu Tư English 1 month(s) ago

The Việt Nam Red Cross Society will release emergency aid of VNĐ 4.2 billion (US$187,000), including money and essential goods, to help the central provinces overcome difficulties following the heavy rains and floods.

Keywords: 

Vietnam’s houses-turned-karaoke bars become deadly trap for patrons

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 month(s) ago

Most karaoke bars in Vietnam are renovated from residential houses and lack emergency escape routes for their large number of occupants.

Keywords: 

20 'minor injuries' after plane fire at Chicago airport

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Đầu Tư English 1 month(s) ago

CHICAGO: Approximately 20 people were injured when an American Airlines Boeing 767 bound for Miami caught fire on Friday (Oct 28) as it attempted to take off from Chicago's O'Hare airport, emergency officials said.

Keywords: 

Gov’t provides emergency relief aid for flood-ravaged localities

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo điện tử CP English 1 month(s) ago 1 related news

VGP – The PM has decided to provide financial assistance for 12 provinces to surmount consequences of the first and second tropical storms.

Keywords: 

UN worried over attacks on aid convoys in hurricane-hit Haiti

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Đầu Tư English 1 month(s) ago 1 related news

PORT-AU-PRINCE: The United Nations is concerned at the rise in looting and attacks targeting emergency aid deliveries in hurricane-ravaged Haiti, a UN official told AFP on Sunday (Oct 16).

Keywords: 

Vietnam declares emergency after flooding kills 21

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Dân Trí English 1 month(s) ago

The government of Vietnam declared a state of emergency on October 15 in the lead up to typhoon Sarika in parts of the nation already hit by torrential rain and floods that have left at least 21 people dead and missing and dozens injured, authorities said.

Keywords: 

Vietnam seeks crisis response to Chinese border nuclear plants

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 month(s) ago

As China operates the first units of three nuclear power plants located as close as 50 kilometers from Vietnamese borders, Hanoi is seeking measures to detect and respond to possible future crises related to the facilities.

Keywords: 

Top page