Society

Society / vietnamnet - 3 weeks ago

Deer farming improve lives of farmers in Ha Tinh

VietNamNet Bridge – When spring arrives, so too, does velvet season. This is when farmers in the central province of Ha Tinh get busy harvesting the multi-million dollar product taken from deer antlers. Great value: Deer antler velvets have been...


Society / vietnamnet - 3 weeks ago

Captain dies at flight take-off

The captain of a Taiwanese Mandarin Airlines flight died from a stroke right before takeoff at Tan Son Nhat Airport. A plane of Mandarin Airlines According to the Nguoi Lao Dong Newspaper, Mandarin Airlines flight E1858 was about to take off from...


Society / vietnamnet - 3 weeks ago

Social News 30/3 (Hourly Updated)

Huge blaze burns down warehouse in Hải Phòng The scene of the warehouse fire in Hải Phòng City.-- photo baomoi.com A huge blaze burnt down a warehouse and three other houses last night in Hải Phòng city, reported the Voice of Việt Nam online,  vo...


Society / vietnamnet - 3 weeks ago

Limitation in open budget index

Vietnam is ranked under the global average in the open budget index, especially in terms of public participation. Vietnam is ranked under the global average in the open budget index, especially in terms of public participation. — Photo saigontimes...


Society / vietnamnet - 4 weeks ago

Social News 30/3

Fire threat stalks Bình Dương wood workshops Many woodwork plants in Bình Dương Province face a high risk of fire since they lack proper prevention equipment. —Photo: thanhnien.vn With the year just three months old there have already been fires...


Society / vietnamnet - 4 weeks ago

U.S. transfers six metal shark patrol boats for VN

U.S. transfers six metal shark patrol boats for VN Vice Admiral Midgette’s visit coincides with the official handover of the Coast Guard Region 4 Station from the U.S. to Viet Nam, comprisingUS$20 million worth of infrastructure and equipment. Regi...


Society / vietnamnet - 4 weeks ago

HCM City buildings remain exposed to fire hazard

Damaged firefighting equipment, occupied corridors, and blocked emergency exits were found in many old residential areas in downtown Ho Chi Minh City. The authorities are removing hazardous electric wires from the basement of an old building. After...


Society / vietnamnet - 4 weeks ago

Social News 29/3

ADB, JICA to support 20,000 smallholder farmers The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) on Wednesday signed $163 million in loan agreements with Olam International Limited (OIL) and Café Outspan Vietnam...