Currently, tobacco corporations globally are launching advertising campaigns to promote their latest tobacco products such as electronic cigarettes and heated cigarettes via the internet, which ultimately lead to adverse effects on the lifestyle and behaviour of young people. … [Read more...] about Hanoi hosts meeting to mark World No Tobacco Day
Hoang Thi Thanh (former Chairwoman of the Farmers’ Union in Son La province’s Quynh Nhai district) and Lo Thi Truong (a resident of Son La city) were given suspended sentences of three years and 30 months. Both were freed at the first-instance trial, which began on May 21. … [Read more...] about Son La court sentences defendants in exam scandal
Huynh was accused of receiving VNĐ300 million ($12,900) to change the test scores of Trường’s son. Although Huynh denied having received VNĐ1 billion from Khoa to increase the scores of two other candidates, the procuracy said they had found evidence to the contrary. … [Read more...] about Sơn La court sentences 12 in exam fraud case
She recalled a quiet morning when she, her family members and neighbors were getting ready for a new working day in the paddy field. A group of South Korean soldiers then appeared out of nowhere, lining up the unsuspecting locals in the field before shooting straight at them. … [Read more...] about Vietnamese survivors of S.Korean massacres – P3: Separated sisters
Saebel: Local tourism can certainly offer a certain supply of customers; however, with the massive hotel expansion which we have experienced over the last few years, it is impossible to fill rooms in a profitable way. We certainly see reluctance in F&B sectors, with once crowded restaurants currently sparsely occupied. During times of emergency, people tend to lean toward frugality and the luxury of a hotel stay becomes an unnecessary expense. … [Read more...] about How should Vietnam prepare for post-pandemic tourism recovery?