The investigation bureau of the Ha Giang police has started criminal proceedings against the exam cheating scandal in the northern mountainous province, the Ministry of Public Security announced on July 19.
Minister of Education and Training Phung Xuan Nha yesterday decided to set up two mission teams to clarify the abnormal phenomenon of the national high school examination results in the northern mountainous provinces of Son La and Lang Son after the revelation of Ha Giang province’s exam cheating scandal.
The primitive landscape in parallel with time-honoured cultural values preserved by local people have helped turn Si Thau Thai village in Tam Duong district, the northern mountainous province of Lai Chau into a charming community-based tourist destination.
All members of the Thai “Wild Boars” football team and their coach were released from hospital on July 18 and made their first public appearance at a nationally-broadcast news conference later the same day in the northern province of Chiang Rai.
The National Center for Hydro Meteorological Forecasting said from July 19 to 20, heavy rains will hit the northern mountainous provinces and the north western region including Vinh Phuc, Phu Tho, Tuyen Quang, Yen Bai and Son La.
National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan visited and presented gifts to war invalids at Duy Tien and Kim Bang nursing centres in the northern province of Ha Nam on July 17 ahead of the 71st anniversary of Day of War Invalids and Martyrs (July 27).
Low-pressure system in the Tokin Gulf yesterday developed into tropical low-pressure and is heading to the northern provinces of Thanh Hoa to Ha Tinh. One another low-pressure also occurred in the east of the Philippines and is forecast to move to the East Sea in the next days.