57 people killed in fires nationwide in first half of 2024
57 people killed in fires nationwide in first half of 2024

VOV.VN - As many as 2,222 fires occurred in Vietnam in the first half of the year, killing 57 people, injuring 45 others, and resulting in a loss of more than VND127.9 billion, according to the Police Department of Fire Prevention and Fighting and Rescue.

57 people killed in fires nationwide in first half of 2024
Complicated stormy season anticipated as El Nino fades, La Nina comes
Complicated stormy season anticipated as El Nino fades, La Nina comes

VOV.VN - Vietnam will brace itself for a complicated stormy season ahead as El Nino has ended its cycle and La Nina is coming soon, warned national meteorologists.

Complicated stormy season anticipated as El Nino fades, La Nina comes
Bac Giang records another diphtheria infection
Bac Giang records another diphtheria infection

VOV.VN - The Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) of the northern Bac Giang province confirmed that another local resident has contracted diphtheria, a disease that has dangerous complications and especially a high death rate.

Bac Giang records another diphtheria infection
Criminal proceedings against Le Thanh Van launched
Criminal proceedings against Le Thanh Van launched

The Investigation Police Agency of the Department of Public Security of the northern province of Thai Binh has announced decisions to launch criminal proceedings against and arrested Le Thanh Van, a deputy of the 15th National Assembly, for the charge of abusing position and power to influence others for personal gain in line with Article 358 of the Criminal Code.

Criminal proceedings against Le Thanh Van launched
Hanoi workshop talks supreme audit institutions’ role in anti-corruption
Hanoi workshop talks supreme audit institutions’ role in anti-corruption

The role of supreme audit institutions (SAI) in fighting corruption and promoting transparency and good governance was highlighted at a workshop held by the State Audit of Vietnam (SAV) in Hanoi on July 9.

Hanoi workshop talks supreme audit institutions’ role in anti-corruption
PM urges pushing national digital transformation
PM urges pushing national digital transformation

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on July 10 said solutions should be stepped up to boost digital economy, thus spurring economic growth and contributing to achieving socio-economic targets.

PM urges pushing national digital transformation
Hanoi seminar empowers women in green transition
Hanoi seminar empowers women in green transition

A seminar empowering women and women-owned enterprises in the green transition took place in Hanoi on July 10, with nearly 100 delegates taking part.

Hanoi seminar empowers women in green transition
Fire guts Big C Thang Long shopping mall
Fire guts Big C Thang Long shopping mall

VOV.VN - A fire broke out at Big C Thang Long shopping mall in Hanoi at around midday on July 10, causing a huge panic as people attempted to escape the blaze, according to details given by police of Trung Hoa ward in Cau Giay district of Hanoi.

Fire guts Big C Thang Long shopping mall
Police crackdown on football gambling
Police crackdown on football gambling

VOV.VN - The Criminal Police Department under the Ministry of Public Security stated on July 10 that they collaborated with police of the southern province of Khanh Hoa to smash a huge online betting ring for matches at the ongoing Euro 2024 and Copa America competitions, with transactions amounting to over VND500 billion.

Police crackdown on football gambling
Lai Chau police successfully rescue young local girl trafficked to Myanmar
Lai Chau police successfully rescue young local girl trafficked to Myanmar

VOV.VN - Police based in the northwestern mountainous province of Lai Chau have announced success in an operation to rescue a Vietnamese girl who had been trafficked into Myanmar as a forced worker.

Lai Chau police successfully rescue young local girl trafficked to Myanmar