JavaScript is off. Please enable to view full site.

Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – November 17

Tuesday, November 17, 2020, 09:00 GMT+7
Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – November 17
A machine pumps tidal water back into the river in District 4, Ho Chi Minh City, November 16, 2020. Photo: T.T.D. / Tuoi Tre

Here are today’s leading news stories:


-- The 12th international conference on the East Vietnam Sea kicked off on Monday in both traditional and online formats, attracting over 700 delegates, including nearly 60 prestigious experts from 30 nations.


-- Vietnam’s Ministry of Health on Monday evening reported two imported COVID-19 cases from Japan and the U.S., bringing the country’s tally to 1,283, with 1,124 having recovered.

-- A total of 19 people were injured and nearly 6,000 houses had their roofs blown away after Storm Vamco made landfall in central Vietnam last weekend, the National Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control reported on Monday.

-- Multiple areas in Ho Chi Minh City were flooded again on Monday afternoon due to the effect of this year’s highest tide.

-- Police in the Mekong Delta province of Vinh Long on Monday arrested a 30-year-old man for killing one person who was involved in the kidnap of his wife. Many suspects have also been captured.

-- A 17-year-old was arrested by officers in Ho Chi Minh City on Monday for speeding, failing to comply with traffic police’s directions, and crashing his motorbike into a traffic policeman, causing him to be hospitalized with multiple injuries.

-- A 35-year-old man in Hanoi has been apprehended for stabbing his mother to death while allegedly being high on crystal meth on Monday afternoon.


-- An international workshop on sustainable cooperation between Vietnam and Australia regarding techniques in mineral exploration and processing in the north of Vietnam was held in Hanoi on Monday.

-- The PetroVietnam Gas Join Stock Corporation (PV Gas) on Monday marked the first flow of gas from the Sao Vang-Dai Nguyet gas field to the mainland in southern Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province via the Nam Con Son 2 pipeline.

Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter to get the latest news about Vietnam!

Tuoi Tre News


Read more




Vietnamese youngster travels back in time with clay miniatures

Each work is a scene caught by Dung and kept in his memories through his journeys across Vietnam

Experience summer sand-boarding in Mui Ne

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

Young maple trees given better protection as Hanoi enters rainy season

The trees are currently growing well, with green leaves and healthy branches.

Hunting skinks for food in southern Vietnam

Skink meat is known to be soft, tasty, and highly nutritious.

Vietnamese-made app allows people to grow real veggies via smartphone

Nguyen Thi Duyen, a young engineer in Hanoi, developed the app and its related services to help busy people create their own veggie gardens.

Latest news