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Inspectors slams Yên Bái official of ‘dishonest” asset declaration

Inspectors slams Yên Bái official of ‘dishonest” asset declaration

Government inspectors have announced inspection results over a mansion complex owned by Yên Bái Province’s environmental director, accusing him of “dishonesty” for failing to declare thousands of square metres of land in his asset declaration.

Mother finds baby accidentally switched at hospital 43 years ago

A family in Hanoi has found their biological daughter who had been mistakenly swapped with another child 43 years ago.

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Planner suggests ’twin city’ model for HCM City

HCM City should develop a “twin city” model, which would divide the metropolis into two urban areas, a western and an eastern one, to allow each part to properly develop, said Dr Võ Kim Cương, former deputy director of

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Sexual harassment on buses all too common

Third-year university student Duong Huyen in Hanoi has never been inappropriately touched by a stranger, but she has seen it happen.

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 HCM City struggles to set up clinics for HIV patients

To ensure delivery of HIV treatment services, the health sector in Ho Chi Minh City is accelerating coverage of health insurance for HIV patients as donor funding for antiretroviral drugs and treatment will end in a few years.

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 15,000 under fives die from preventable illnesses each day: UN

Despite a dramatic fall in the infant mortality rate, 15,000 children aged under five still die each day around the world from preventable diseases, a UN report said Thursday.

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More obese children found in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City

HCM City and Hanoi have the highest number of overweight children with children in city centres more obese than children in the suburbs.

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15 million computers in Vietnam infected with viruses

Recent statistics released by the Bkav Technology Group Vietnam reveal that up to 15 million computers in the country were infected with viruses in the third quarter of this year.

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