Meet the Saigon man who is firefighter by night, test-taker by day

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 15 hour(s) ago

Trang Thanh Nam was among the firefighters dispatched to a severe blaze in Ho Chi Minh City on Thursday’s night, when it was only hours before his important national high-school examination.

Keywords: 

Hours-long downpour floods Ho Chi Minh City streets

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 3 day(s) ago

An endless downpour on Wednesday turned streets across Ho Chi Minh City into knee-deep ‘rivers,’ with people struggling through their evening commute amid inundation and strong ‘waves’ caused by rainwater.

Keywords: 

Four-hour tap water cut to hit 15 districts in Saigon tonight

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 4 day(s) ago

Fifteen out of 24 districts across Ho Chi Minh City will have no tap water for four hours during a planned water supply cut from midnight on Wednesday, the municipal water utility has announced.

Keywords: 

Vietnamese workers wrestling with insufficient minimum wage

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 6 day(s) ago

Workers in Vietnam are struggling to survive on meager minimum wages amidst the rising cost of almost everything in the Southeast Asian country.

Keywords: 

Oil output set to outpace demand in 2018: IEA

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Đầu Tư English 1 week(s) ago

Massive flames licked up the sides of the 27-storey block as 200 firefighters battled the blaze for hours along with 40 fire engines on Wednesday (Jun 14).

Keywords: 

Huge fire engulfs 27-storey Grenfell Tower apartment block in London

0 vote(s)Comment

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

LONDON: A "number of people" were being treated for injuries after a massive fire ripped through a 27-storey apartment block in west London in the early hours of Wednesday, police and fire services said.

Keywords: 

Heavy downpour compound morning rush hour in Hà Nội

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Đầu Tư English 1 week(s) ago

Heavy rain lashed the capital on Tuesday morning, catching Hanoians off-guard and creating major traffic snarls during the peak morning hours.

Keywords: 

Trump backs Saudi over Qatar row, then urges 'unity'

0 vote(s)Comment

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

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump urged Gulf unity Tuesday (Jun 6) in remarks released just hours after he appeared to back Saudi Arabia and its regional allies' decision to sever ties with Qatar.

Keywords: 

Saudi Arabia revokes Qatar Airways licence

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Đầu Tư English 2 week(s) ago

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia on Tuesday (Jun 6) revoked the operating licence of Qatar Airways and ordered the airline's offices to close within 48 hours, state media reported, as a regional diplomatic crisis escalated.

Keywords: 

Hà Nội concocts scheme to take your motorbike

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Đầu Tư English 2 week(s) ago

In a move to relieve traffic pressure and environment pollution, Hà Nội is considering banning motorbikes entirely by 2030, as well as other measures like fee collection in rush hours and stricter regulations of app-based ride hailing services.

Keywords: 

Ten cabbies chase stolen taxi in southern Vietnam

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 3 week(s) ago

A thief attempting to steal a Mai Linh taxi is in police custody after being chased by cabbies for hours through the southern province of Ben Tre early Thursday morning.

Keywords: 

In tropical Saigon, sculptors carve ice into ephemeral artworks

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 3 week(s) ago

Craftsmen in Ho Chi Minh City have been putting in hours of physical effort in freezing temperatures to create fantastic yet short-lived ice sculptures, which have been in rising demand in recent years.

Keywords: 

VN women shoulder the burden of unpaid care

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Đầu Tư English 1 month(s) ago

As a mother of two, 32-year-old Nguyễn Bích Liên in Hà Nội’s Hoàng Mai District says working outside and doing chores exhausts her.

Keywords: 

Sharapova retires after French Open snub, Murray stunned

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Đầu Tư English 1 month(s) ago

Maria Sharapova retired with injury in her second-round match in Rome, just hours after she was denied a wild card for the French Open, while defending champion Andy Murray crashed to a heavy defeat in his opener against Fabio Fognini on Tuesday (May 16).

Keywords: 

Knife attacker arrested after 6-hour standoff with police in Hanoi

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 month(s) ago

Police in Hanoi have arrested a man who locked himself inside a house for six hours after attacking a local with multiple stabs with a knife on Friday.

Keywords: 

Top page