12 people handed sentences in Vietnam’s Son La Province for roles in national exam cheating scandal

Tran Xuan Yen, former deputy director of the Son La Department of Education and Training, is present at a court for test-score manipulation in the 2018 National High School Exam in Son La Province, Vietnam, May 29, 2020. Photo: Danh Trong / Tuoi Tre In 2018, nearly one million candidates took part in the three-day […]

Vietnamese cinemas remain empty as industry awaits post-pandemic rebound

In an apparent chicken and egg situation, many Vietnamese producers have reportedly postponed the premiere of their summer movies, as they do not want their pictures to hit almost-empty cinema halls only to bring in meager revenues.

Deforestation continues to rage in Vietnam

The plan focuses on accelerating civic engagement in forest protection and development which hands over forestry areas to local residents, especially ethnic minority groups, to manage and plant trees. The General Department of Land Administration will work as a monitoring body to instruct and inspect localities, organisations and businesses to tighten management over forests.  VNS

BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES MAY 30

In the list of 154 models subject to registration fee adjustment under Decision No.452/QD-BTC effective from April 3 on adjusting registration fees for automobiles and motorbikes, registration fees for passenger cars or cars with less than nine seats were 12 per cent in eight provinces and cities (Hanoi, Quang Ninh, Haiphong, Lao Cai, Cao Bang, […]

Education officials jailed in exam cheating scandal in Son La

The People’s Court of Son La Province on May 29 announced the sentences of between two and 21 years to the 12 defendants of whom Lo Van Huynh, former head of the division for examination and educational quality management at the provincial Department of Education and Training getting the highest punishment.

Child patients with cleft lip and palate receive gifts

With the assistance of domestic and international organizations and active participation of the provincial and municipal Fund for Children, the programs have benefited children with cleft lip and palate across the nation. Its significance and effectiveness have been recognized by the whole community.

Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News — May 30

— Vietnamese star midfielder Nguyen Quang Hai’s free kick in a match between V.League 1 champions Hanoi FC and Altyn Asyr of Turkmenistan in the inter-zone semi-final first leg last season has been listed in the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Cup’s top five.