JavaScript is off. Please enable to view full site.

Korean company director found dead in Vietnam

Monday, March 17, 2014, 11:03 GMT+7
Korean company director found dead in Vietnam
A part of the Nghi Son Port in the Nghi Son Economic Zone, northern Thanh Hoa Province, is seen in this photo illustration.

A Korean man who directed a company to build a seaport for an economic project in central Vietnam was found dead on Sunday, with the cause of death still unknown. Choi Hoan Houck, the 37-year-old managing director of Chosok Development and Construction Co Ltd in Thanh Hoa Province’s Tinh Gia District, was discovered passing out in a chair in the accommodation and service area of the Nghi Son Refinery and Petrolimex Complex Refinery at 1:00 am on March 16. Some employees of the company immediately took Choi to the Tinh Gia District General Hospital for emergency aid, but doctors said the man had died before hospitalization.  Choi’s company is building a deep-sea port as a sub-contractor of two other contractors for the Nghi Son Economic Zone Project in the province. Local police are coordinating with competent agencies to perform an autopsy on the victim to identify the cause of his death.

Tuoitrenews

More

Read more

;

Photos

VIDEOS

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.

Chinese tourists hit by Vietnamese over dine and dash

Four Chinese were reportedly injured, with one having a broken arm.

Latest news