(VOV) -Vietnam’s trade deficit rose to US$1.06 billion from the beginning of the year to June 15 despite increased exports.
Vietnam and Laos expect to increase two-way trade turnover to US$2 billion in 2015 and US$5 billion in 2020.
The driver of the coach in the tragic accident that killed 34 people on the Srepok Bridge on May 17 was speeding and lost control of the vehicle, Colonel Pham Minh Thang, a police spokesperson of Dak Lak Province announced on June 7.
Nguyen Viet Sinh, from Nam Dan district in the central province of Nghe An, has been recognized as “The Truong Son soldier who carried goods over the longest distance” by the Vietnam Records Organization.
Although the Ministry of Transport announced on April 1 that new fees on personal vehicles are not yet applied this year, car users raise concern about a high amount of fees they will pay in future.
A project entitled “Safe routes to school” was launched in HCM City, on November 16, by the Asia Injury Prevention Foundation (AIPF) to educate Vietnamese people about traffic safety.
Vehicles will be banned from central city to assure traffic order and safety during the ten-day 1,000th anniversary of Thang Long - Hanoi celebrations.