Check out what is in the news today:Politics -- Motonari Adachi, head of the Japan Coast Guard’s international affairs department, told Tuoi Tre (Youth) newspaper in Tokyo that the East Asian nation will help Vietnam improve its capacity in maritime law enforcement regarding infrastructure, human resources and legal issues. Society -- Fish were found dead on Tuesday in a section of the recently revitalized Nhieu Loc-Thi Nghe Canal in Ho Chi Minh City. -- At a press meeting on Tuesday, Colonel Pham Minh Thang, deputy director of the police department in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak, accused a feature released in May by national broadcaster Vietnam Television of containing staged details on deforestation activities the province. -- An official in Van Don District in the northern province of Quang Ninh has confirmed that local authorities are looking into an occurrence in which dozens of residents’ freshwater wells have been tainted with petroleum in recent days. -- Minister Mai Tien Dung, head of the Government Office, and other ministers addressed dominant ongoing issues including the cyberattacks on Vietnamese airports last week and Mobifone’s secret acquisition of a pay TV operator at a government press meeting on Tuesday. -- Police in the north-central province of Ha Tinh on Tuesday announced a decision to initiate legal proceedings against the burial of more than 100 metric tons of toxic waste at a farm by the Vietnamese steel unit of Taiwan's Formosa Plastics Group.Business -- Ho Chi Minh City will spend VND3 trillion (US$134.6 million) assisting enterprises, particularly startups, and upgrading technology, Vo Van Hoan, head of the municipal People’s Committee Office, announced at a meeting on Tuesday. -- Construction work began on Tuesday on a wastewater processing plant at VSIP Nghe An, an integrated township and industrial park developed by Vietnam Singapore Industrial Park Joint Venture Co., in a bid to promote environmental protection and lure further investment into the park, located in the north-central province of Nghe An.Education -- The JENESYS project, an exchange program for Japanese and East Asian youths launched by the Japanese government in 2013, is recruiting Vietnamese candidates for this year’s edition, slated to take place in Japan from September 25 to October 4.
The signing took place during an event in Hanoi attended by Robert O’Brien, U.S. President Donald Trump’s national security adviser
The man had complained many times before but his neighbor turned a deaf ear1 day ago
The 38-seater sleeper bus was carrying 35 passengers prior to the accident1 day ago
The victims, 15 and 21, were often seen with bruises and slash wounds on their arms and backs17 hours ago
He tied the three victims up together with tape and threatened them with a knife1 day ago
The car also slammed into a tree and a house along the roadside16 hours ago
The project is slated for completion in 2022
Irrespective of who wins presidential election, US-Vietnam relations remain healthy, excellent: Robert O’Brien14 hours ago
Residents in the northern Vietnamese provinces of Lai Chau and Ha Giang are trying their best to help one another rebuild their lives after floods took a heavy toll on the two localities last month.
Many sewers along the streets in Ho Chi Minh City have their entrances blocked by garbage on a regular basis, negatively impacting urban esthetics and the environment while helping cause serious flooding.
A young Vietnamese has constantly kept his pencil busy during the ongoing 2018 FIFA World Cup, drawing more than a dozen charismatic portraits of his favorite stars at football’s biggest competition.
Locals who pick up sau, a typical fruit of Hanoi, for sale to earn a living will not start their daily ‘harvest’ until the sun goes down.
Despite the sweltering weather in Hanoi these days, many young people still flock to lotus ponds surrounding the capital city’s iconic Ho Tay (West Lake) to pose for Instgram-ready photos with a sea of blooming flowers.
Sand-boarding, a popular activity amongst local children in the coastal tourism town of Mui Ne in south-central Vietnam, is attracting hundreds of tourists to the Red Sand Dunes
The trees are currently growing well, with green leaves and healthy branches.
Skink meat is known to be soft, tasty, and highly nutritious.
Nguyen Thi Duyen, a young engineer in Hanoi, developed the app and its related services to help busy people create their own veggie gardens.
Four Chinese were reportedly injured, with one having a broken arm.
This ban is applicable to such vehicles that run in the direction from Nguyen Thai Son to Pham Van Dong
The British government is looking at reducing the time people have to self-isolate if they come into contact with someone with COVID-19
The project is slated for completion in 2022
Lai Chau Province’s government sent a wreath to Thep’s funeral and presented VND50 million (US$2,154) to support the dead officer’s family in the wake of the tragedy
The U.S.-Vietnam ties have been built on mutual interests and respect for each other’s freedom, independence, and sovereignty
The economy is expected to grow 4% to 6% next year
The COVID-19 pandemic has reversed decades of humankind’s achievements, PM Phuc remarked
He is the first foreigner to be both a player and head coach in Vietnam’s top-flight professional football tournament
The Chinese man was wanted for 'false declaration of value-added invoices'
The car also slammed into a tree and a house along the roadside