Thousands of households in the suburbs of HCM City are refusing to use tap water and continuing to exploit underground water, which is leading to saltwater intrusion and subsidence.

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Hanoi struggling with dengue fever outbreak

Hanoi has recorded up to 7,646 dengue fever cases so far this year and the figure has continued rising.

Danang seeking to diversify foreign tourists

The central city of Danang is making efforts to attract more visitors from different markets to avoid the dependence on the Chinese and South Koreans who account for the majority of the city’s international travellers.

Flights to Japan delayed due to Typhoon

Vietnam Airlines has announced to delay eight flights between Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, Danang and two airports of Nagoya, Narita in Tokyo on Tuesday due to Typhoon Neoguri.

Illegal logging found at Central Highlands forest

A forest in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai has been destroyed for months, but the local authorities claimed they did not know anything about the incident.

Walking streets around the Hoan Kiem Lake in Hanoi