As traffic congestion worsens and short-term measures fall behind the increased rate of private car ownership in Ho Chi Minh City, the city’s administration is seeking capital for long-term infrastructure projects to combat the problem. Ho Chi Minh City seeks capital to combat traffic congestion
Vietnam’s Vingroup adopts nonprofit model for healthcare, education branches
Published: 09/29/2016 11:41
Vietnamese conglomerate Vingroup has announced its plans to adopt nonprofit mechanisms for its healthcare and education systems, Vinmec and Vinschool
Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News - September 29
Published: 09/29/2016 08:30
Good morning from Vietnam!
What do foreigners think about noise pollution in Vietnam?
Published: 09/29/2016 07:41
Expats in Vietnam have shared their stories on how noise pollution disrupts their daily lives.
Ho Chi Minh City seeks capital to combat traffic congestion
Published: 09/28/2016 17:23
As traffic congestion worsens and short-term measures fall behind the increased rate of private car ownership in Ho Chi Minh City, the city’s administration is seeking capital for long-term infrastructure projects to combat the problem.
Unenforced laws allow smoking in public places
Published: 09/28/2016 14:51
Despite a law banning public smoking since 2013, smokers in Vietnam have been unwilling to obey the regulation
Mobile users helpless against ‘leeching’ by network operators
Published: 09/28/2016 14:02
Mobile users in Vietnam have expressed their outrage at losing money on unwanted services they haven’t signed up for.
Torrential rain turns Ho Chi Minh City into ‘ocean’
Published: 09/28/2016 13:51
Heavy downpours have inundated Ho Chi Minh City again, with a massive amount of rainfall on Tuesday, immediately following Monday’s chaos.
Vietnam premier inspects food safety at Hanoi market, veggie farm
Published: 09/28/2016 13:20
Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc paid a visit to a fruit market and vegetable farm in Hanoi to examine food safety at the facilities on Tuesday morning.
Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News- September 28
Published: 09/28/2016 09:30
Check out what is in the news today, September 28
Expert proposes imposing gradual ban on cars to curb congestion in Vietnamese cities
Published: 09/27/2016 16:47
As the ongoing debate on a possible motorbike ban in Vietnamese cities picks up momentum, a traffic expert has weighed in with his assertion that cars are contributing more to the problem than motorbikes
77 percent of Vietnamese men are drinkers: WHO survey
Published: 09/27/2016 15:59
Vietnam has been considered one of the world’s top consumers of alcoholic beverages with 77 percent of its men drinking beer and other kinds of alcohol, according to a recent survey