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Number of suicides in Japan hits record low

Number of suicides in Japan hits record low

The number of suicides in Japan fell to a record low in 2019, the government said Friday, as the country tackles one of the world's highest suicide rates.

Foreigners keep Hanoi clean during Kitchen Gods' Day

A group of foreign people have helped collect rubbish in Hanoi on the Kitchen Gods' Day when local people release carps and throw away the containers on January 17.

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Vietnam seeks ways to combat child abuse

Officials have proposed stricter punishment on those charged with child abuse at a meeting with the government, supervision delegation of the National Assembly and other agencies.

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Vietnam identifies underage drinking problem

Experts have raised warnings over underage drinking in Vietnam as well as the consequences.

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Japan minister becomes first to announce paternity leave

Japan's environment minister said Wednesday he would take two weeks of paternity leave, the first time a cabinet minister has publicly committed to such a move in the country.

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Zoo workers prepare for Tet

Zoo workers in Hanoi are busy ahead of the Tet Holiday

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Vietnam aims to eliminate malaria by 2030

Vietnam has set a target to eliminate malaria by 2030, since it has recently achieved remarkable results in preventing and combating the dangerous tropical disease.

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Student opens saving accounts for charity work

A student who is studying in the US has been active in supporting disadvantaged people in his home country from his own savings.

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