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Shares recover after two-day decline

Shares recover after two-day decline

Vietnamese shares rebounded on the two exchanges on Wednesday as strong buying boosted almost all local stocks following the market’s two-day decline.
Many brain-dead people donate organs

Many brain-dead people donate organs

Professor Doctor Tran Binh Giang, Head of Viet Duc University Hospital, shared yesterday that in the last 30 days, four cases of brain death in his hospital gave organ donation.
PM meets veteran journalists on revolutionary press day

PM meets veteran journalists on revolutionary press day

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc met with veteran journalists and leaders of media agencies across the country in Hanoi on July 20 on the occasion of the 93th anniversary of the Vietnam Revolutionary Press Day (June 21).
Sugar plant fined over $93,000 for violating environment law

Sugar plant fined over $93,000 for violating environment law

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources in the south-central Vietnamese province of Binh Dinh yesterday issued a fine of VND1.9 billion (US$93,600) on a local sugar factory for illegally discharge into Con river.
Trump orders halt to family separations

Trump orders halt to family separations

President Donald Trump ordered an end to the separation of migrant children from their parents on the US border on Wednesday, reversing a tough policy under heavy pressure from his fellow Republicans, Democrats and the international community.

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International

The influx of migrants is causing fresh divisions in Europe.—AFP/VNA Photo

EU leaders to hold crisis talks on migration

The leaders of 10 EU countries will hold crisis talks on migration in Brussels Sunday aimed at countering movement of asylum seekers between member nations which is a source of tensions within the bloc.

Business

Bac Giang lychees (Photo: VNA)

Bac Giang’s lychee value estimated at 240 million USD

Thieu lychee, a unique fruit of the northern province of Bac Giang, is expected to record 5.5 trillion VND (240.28 million USD) in value this year if it can retain its current price until the end of the fruit season.

Education

Science/technology

Vietnamese businesswomen are discussing the project DevelopHer at its introduction on June 14 in Hanoi. Photo by Tran Binh

Application to support Vietnamese businesswomen introduced

The Cherie Blair Foundation for Women and Qualcomm Incorporated launched the project DevelopHer yesterday in Hanoi. The project aims at offering opportunities for Vietnamese businesswomen to widen their trading knowledge to achieve success in career.

Sports

The organising board awards the ticket to Nguyễn Lê Thanh Sơn (middle) (Photo cand.com.vn)

Vietnamese child to attend World Cup as player escort

Nguyen Le Thanh Son, 11, has become one of 22 children from around the world who will serve as a mascot as football players walk onto the pitch for the final match of World Cup 2018 on July 15 in Moscow, Russia.

Self - introduction

Leaders of the Ministry of Information and Communications as well as VNPT in the grand opening ceremony of VNPT-IT on June 12, 2018. Photo by T.B

VNPT targets to be leading digital service provider in Vietnam

The grand opening ceremony of the VNPT-Information Technology Company (VNPT-IT), a new member of the Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT), was held yesterday in Hanoi. With thousands of IT engineers and the focus on developing state-of-the-art technological products related to Artificial Intelligence (AI), Bigdata, and Blockchain, the new company is considered the main force to help VNPT fulfill the goal of becoming a leading digital service provider in Vietnam and an important Digital Hub of the neighborhood as well as the world.

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Law

Sugar plant fined over $93,000 for violating environment law

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources in the south-central Vietnamese province of Binh Dinh yesterday issued a fine of VND1.9 billion (US$93,600) on a local sugar factory for illegally discharge into Con river.

Lifestyle

Kim Thai is selling lottery tickets (Photo: SGGP)

Lottery ticket seller becomes civil servant

Ethnic-minority man, Kim Thai, was officially admitted to work in the office of the administration in Soc Trang Province in the Mekong delta while he was selling lottery tickets.