JavaScript is off. Please enable to view full site.

Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – December 14

Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – December 14

Tuesday, December 14, 2021, 08:58 GMT+7
Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – December 14
Vietnamese National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue (L) and Speaker of South Korea’s National Assembly Park Byeong-Seug in Seoul, December 13, 2021. Photo: Vietnam News Agency

Here are today’s leading news stories:

Politics

-- Vietnamese National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue and Speaker of South Korea’s National Assembly Park Byeong-Seug expressed their support for the elevation of their countries’ relationship to a comprehensive strategic partnership during their talks in Seoul on Monday, the Vietnam News Agency reported.

Society

-- A man from the north-central province of Nghe An suffered severe burns while his two-story house was seriously damaged following an explosion allegedly caused by homemade firecrackers on Monday.

-- Police in Ho Chi Minh City have booked over 87,000 violations of pandemic prevention and control regulations and imposed fines worth more than VND100 billion (US$4.3 million) since October 1.

-- A source of Tuoi Tre (Youth) newspaper confirmed on Monday that a detention officer at a prison in south-central Binh Thuan Province had been apprehended for torturing an inmate.

-- One person was killed and another injured following an explosion at a waste treatment plant in the northern province of Thai Nguyen on Monday afternoon.

-- Authorities in Hanoi have suspended dine-in service in Dong Da District, which is at high risk of COVID-19 transmission, from Monday to curb the spread of the virus.

-- The Hanoi People’s Court on Monday sentenced Nguyen Duc Chung, former chairman of the municipal People’s Committee, to eight years in prison for abusing positions and powers in a case related to the purchase of water-cleaning agent Redoxy 3C to purify lakes in the Vietnamese capital.

Business

-- The construction of Quang Trach 1 Thermal Power Plant was initiated in the north-central province of Quang Binh on Monday. The plant is expected to produce about 8.4 billion kWh of electricity a year.

Lifestyle

-- Vietnamese model Nguyen Quynh Anh won the top prize of Supermodel Me Revolution held in Singapore on Monday. This is the first victory of a Vietnamese model in one of the biggest fashion competitions in Asia.

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

Tuoi Tre News

More

Read more

;

Photos

VIDEOS

‘Taste of Australia’ gala dinner held in Ho Chi Minh City after 2-year hiatus

Taste of Australia Gala Reception has returned to the Park Hyatt Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City's District 1 after a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic

Vietnamese woman gives unconditional love to hundreds of adopted children

Despite her own immense hardship, she has taken in and cared for hundreds of orphans over the past three decades.

Latest news