This is the first commercial bus shipment of Thaco after more than 16 years of investment and development in the Vietnamese automotive industry. (Photo: VGP)

Thaco exports Vietnamese branded buses to Philippines

Truong Hai Auto Corporation (Thaco) held a ceremony in the central coastal province of Quang Nam on December 28 to hand over 15 Vietnamese branded buses for export to the Philippines.
Vietnamese fish vessels move safe places to avoid typhoon Nakri

Quang Ngai proposes Philippines contact for fishing boats to anchor during storm

The People’s Committee of Quang Ngai province yesterday issued an urgent dispatch to the National Committee for Natural Disaster Response and Search and Rescue, the Consular Department under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs about assistance for fishing boats and fishermen from the province to dock in the territorial waters of the Philippines to avoid typhoon Nakri.
More than 800,000 school children received the vaccine last year in the world's first public dengue immunisation programme. (Source: Reuters)

Philippines probes deaths suspected to be related to dengue vaccine

The Philippines is investigating the deaths of 14 children which were suspected of being related to the dengue vaccine Dengvaxia, the use which was suspended by the government recently, the country’s health officials said on January 5. 
Thousands of people were evacuated after typhoon Tembin hits southern Philippines. (Photo: Xinhua/VNA)

Typhoon Tembin: Death toll rises to 208

Mudslides and flooding triggered by typhoon Tembin killed 208 people and left 164 missing in southern Philippines as of afternoon of December 24, two days after the storm swept through Mindanao island.