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Red-tailed vipers appear in residential areas, bite many

Red-tailed vipers have appeared in large quantities with unknown causes and bitten over 1,000 people in various localities in Vietnam so far this year, local authorities reported.

Red-tailed vipers have appeared in large quantities with unknown causes and bitten over 1,000 people in various localities in Vietnam so far this year, local authorities reported.  There are no immediate reports of mortality by far, as all the victims received treatment timely. These venomous snakes, with scientific name trimeresurus …

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Over 8,000 traffic deaths in Vietnam in Jan-Nov, down 4%

The number of traffic accidents and the resulting deaths and injuries in Vietnam so far this year decreased from the same period last year, the National Traffic Safety Committee reported on Wednesday.

The number of traffic accidents and the resulting deaths and injuries in Vietnam so far this year decreased from the same period last year, the National Traffic Safety Committee reported on Wednesday. From the beginning of the year until November 26, 23,256 traffic accidents occurred nationwide, killing 8,272 people and …

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Spain pledges to fund fifth metro line in HCMC with €3.4 mn

The Spanish Government has committed to providing 3.4 million Euros in funding for the construction of Ho Chi Minh City’s figth metro line, said a senior Spanish official on Tuesday.

The Spanish Government has committed to providing 3.4 million Euros in funding for the construction of Ho Chi Minh City’s figth metro line, said a senior Spanish official on Tuesday. Maria Aparici Gonzalez, head of the Trade Policy Department for Europe, Asia and Oceania, under Spain’s Minister of Economics and …

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Thousands of pine trees poisoned to death in central Vietnam

Vietnamese police are investigating a case in which thousands of pine trees in a Central Highlands province have been destroyed with chemicals since 2013 by unidentified people who want to illegally turn forestland into residential land.

Vietnamese police are investigating a case in which thousands of pine trees in a Central Highlands province have been destroyed with chemicals since 2013 by unidentified people who want to illegally turn forestland into residential land. Police in Dak G’Long District of Dak Nong Province have initiated the investigation after …

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