Essex lorry deaths: Ha Tinh police charge seven with organizing, brokering illegal emigration

Ha Tinh police also asked the Ministry of Public Security to work with the Interpol to issue a Red Notice for one of the suspects named Nguyen Thi Thuy Diem, who resides in China. Investigation showed those suspects had conducted procedures for 67 people in Hai Phong, Hai Duong, Nam Dinh, Nghe An, Ha Tinh, […]

Vietnamese sailors reported missing two weeks after ship capsizes off South Korea

Three crew members have been rescued but the bodies of four other men have also been recovered, it said. Korean authorities have sent 30 military and coastguard ships and four helicopters to look for the remaining four, and dozens of local boats have also joined the search, it said.

More youths join the military

In Ho Chi Minh City, Secretary of the Municipal Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan and Commander of Military Region 7 Lieutenant General Vo Minh Luong and other leaders of the city and region were present at the enlistment ceremony and encouraged the enlistees.

Terminally-ill man calls for help for children

“I just fainted for a bit,” Nghia said. “My children thought I couldn’t overcome so they ran out to find help.” Who that can walk stayed up all night to look after Nghia. Nghia said he was born with deformed legs. He got married and has three children together. Unfortunately, his two eldest children were […]

Students in 30 localities back to school from February 17

The epidemic-free localities can allow students back to school after completing the sterilisation of classrooms and teaching equipment and the preparation of disease prevention measures for students (clean water and soap). Meanwhile, in addition to implementing the aforementioned requests, the localities which have Covid-19 cases need to continue closely monitoring the situation and only allow […]

Schools make preparations to welcome students back

According to Tiền Phong, many schools in HCM City have prepared hand sanitisers in the restrooms and along the corridors. Schools will continue to order hand sanitisers and medical face masks to make sure each classroom has at least one sanitiser bottle. Students who do not bring face masks will be given them for free.

Sacombank offers Valentines Day promotions on cards

Besides, through the month, all Sacombank cardholders will get special privileges at Hoa Yeu Thuong shops (10 per cent discount), Chocolate Figo and Alluvia Chocolatier (15 per cent discount), Godiva Chocolatier (5 per cent discount), Loc Phuc Jewellery (10 per cent discount), Orchard perfume centre (15 per cent discount), Hoang Yen restaurant (50 per cent […]

Free face masks offered amid COVID-19 outbreak

In big cities like Ho Chi Minh City, Da Nang, Quang Ninh, Ninh Binh, Ha Tinh, and Nghe An, some pharmacies are offering free masks to anyone who comes to buy medicine. They give instructions on how to use the masks properly and suggest things people can do at home to protect themselves from the […]

All nations, big or small, must uphold the rule of law in the East Sea

Disputes are inevitable in interpretation and application of the Convention, but all countries have the obligation to settle these disputes in a peaceful manner via measures stipulated in Article 33 of the UN Charter and Article 279 of UNCLOS. I want to point out that there’s a distinction between real disputes and unilateral infringements and […]