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Southern provinces join forces to prevent illegal fishing
Wednesday,  Sep 19, 2018,17:26 (GMT+7)
BEN TRE - Seven coastal provinces in the Mekong Delta and the south-central province of Binh Thuan have signed a coordination agreement on the monitoring of fishing boats in a bid to have the European Union’s yellow card warning on Vietnam’s seafood lifted.
Wednesday,  Sep 19, 2018,14:25 (GMT+7)
DANANG - Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Calgary will conduct a port visit to Danang City from September 26 to 30 as part of the Operation Projection campaign, which has scheduled visits to eight ports, according to a news release from the Canadian Embassy in Vietnam on September 19.
Wednesday,  Sep 19, 2018,08:37 (GMT+7)
The export turnover in August dropped significantly, drawing concern that the trade deficit might return in the last few months of the year. The balance of trade had recorded a surplus of US$2.8 billion in the first eight months of 2018, but August alone saw a deficit of US$100 million, Sai Gon Giai Phong newspaper reported.
Tuesday,  Sep 18, 2018,20:25 (GMT+7)
HCMC – Nguyen Huu Tin, former vice chairman of the HCMC People’s Committee, has been prosecuted for his involvement in some lawsuits against Danang-based business tycoon Phan Van Anh Vu, alias Vu Nhom.
Tuesday,  Sep 18, 2018,19:41 (GMT+7)
CAN THO – A former seafood entrepreneur in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho has been sentenced to 18 years in prison for misappropriation of assets from Vietnam Development Bank (VDB), reported the Vietnam News Agency.
Tuesday,  Sep 18, 2018,13:22 (GMT+7)
HCMC - A draft law on the prevention of and fight against damage caused by excessive consumption of alcoholic beverages, prepared by the Ministry of Health, bans liquor sales over the internet and through vending machines, the local media reported.
Tuesday,  Sep 18, 2018,09:44 (GMT+7)
A draft law on prevention of and fight against damage caused by alcoholic beverages, prepared by the Ministry of Health, bans liquor sale on the Internet and at vending machines, local media reported.
Monday,  Sep 17, 2018,18:44 (GMT+7)
HANOI – Seven people have died and five others are in critical condition after overdosing on drugs at a dance music festival in the capital city of Hanoi late on Sunday, reported the Vietnam News Agency.
Monday,  Sep 17, 2018,14:35 (GMT+7)
HCMC – Storm No.6, known internationally as Mangkhut, is forecast to weaken into a tropical depression after it makes landfall in China, where it will continue traveling west-northwest at a speed of 25-30 kilometers per hour, striking the southern regions of Guangzhou and Guangxi, the local media reported.
Monday,  Sep 17, 2018,12:45 (GMT+7)
HCMC – A draft circular on energy labeling requires motorbike manufacturers, assemblers and importers to place an energy label on brand-new motorcycles. The action will be voluntary throughout 2019 but will be mandatory by January 1, 2020, Thanh Nien newspaper reported.
Monday,  Sep 17, 2018,09:15 (GMT+7)
A draft circular on energy labeling requires motorbike manufacturers, assemblers and importers place an energy label to brand-new motorcycles in 2019 voluntarily and implement the regulation in 2020 compulsorily, Thanh Nien news site reported.
Sunday,  Sep 16, 2018,14:49 (GMT+7)
Needless to say, water hyacinth has for the most part been seen as a problem, and a big one at that. Huge resources have been mobilized over the years to root out the hydrophyte, largely to little effect due to the rapid multiplication of the water-borne weed. Still, Tien Giang Province these days is encouraging local people to grow water hyacinth along the river as a measure to cope with landslides. Such a scheme raises eyebrows.
Saturday,  Sep 15, 2018,14:47 (GMT+7)
HCMC – A traffic accident in the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau claimed the lives of at least 12 people on Saturday morning, September 15.
Saturday,  Sep 15, 2018,14:45 (GMT+7)
HCMC – A senior education official from the northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh was taken into police custody on September 15 for his alleged involvement in manipulation of test scores in the latest national high school exam, according to the local media.
Saturday,  Sep 15, 2018,12:30 (GMT+7)
HCMC – The Inspection Commission of the Party Central Committee held its 29th session from September 10 to 12 to look into several cases of wrongdoing and violations at agencies and localities, then hand down possible punishments.
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