Category Archives: General

US Citizen Held in Vietnam Given 12-Year Prison Sentence

A Vietnamese court on Monday sentenced U.S. citizen Michael Nguyen to 12 years in prison following his conviction in a half-day trial of activities aimed at overthrowing the state, media and other sources said.…

Discovering banned substances, China stopped importing pork from Canada

Customs forces in Nanjing City found that lots of pork imported from Canada contained Ractopamine, a banned food additive.

China’s Xinhua news agency said it will stop importing pork from Canada’s Frigo Royal after discovering a residue of Ractopamine – a banned feed additive – in consignments imported from business this industry.…

Power cut off of Quy Nhon city for construction of key projects

Binh Dinh Power Company cut off the electricity line of Phu Tai-Quy Nhon 110kV line, two-thirds of households in Quy Nhon city have lost power.

Power Company of Binh Dinh has cut power lines 110kV Phu Tai-Quy Nhon, 2/3 of households in the city of Quy Nhon has lost power, affecting the continuity of energy supply and work Customer service of Binh Dinh Power Company.…

Prime Minister meets Hai Phong voters

Hanoi (VNA) � Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and the delegation of National Assembly deputies of Hai Phong city had a meeting with voters in the city’s An Duong district on June 16 to inform them of the outcomes of the NA’s seventh session.…

Major solar power plant inaugurated in central Vietnam

The Phuoc Huu solar power plant was inaugurated in the central province of Ninh Thuan on Sunday, after nearly one year of construction.

The ceremony was attended by National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong.…

Tourism sector must focus on infrastructure, regulatory changes

Hanoi (VNS/VNA) – Provided with beautiful landscapes, long beaches and rich cultural and marine resources, Binh Dinh province is expected to transform into a key destination for both domestic and foreign visitors.…

Two former public security officers have jail sentences reduced

Hanoi (VNA) Two former officers of the public security sector involved in the case of acquiring public properties and land in Da Nang and Ho Chi Minh City had their jail sentences reduced at an appeal trial in Hanoi on June 13.…