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Former judge faces jail following wrongful ruling

10:32 03/10/2014

The Supreme People's Procuracy has decided to prosecute a former judge for wrongly imprisoning a man from the northern province of Bac Giang for 10 years.

4,500 hectares of forest lost in Dak Nong in last five years

23:29 01/10/2014

As many as 4,500 hectares of forest and forestland under the management of the Truong Xuan Forestry Company in Dak Nong Province have been cleared in the last five years.

Education publishing house slammed for copyright infringement

23:29 01/10/2014

Authors who have their work published in school textbooks have never received royalties from the Education Publishing House, which is the only authorized textbook publisher in Vietnam.

China's per capita carbon emissions overtake EU's

00:16 24/09/2014

New data on carbon shows that China's emissions per head of population have surpassed the EU for the first time.

Online marketing a 'new direction' for Vietnam business

15:03 09/09/2014

Japanese company Asia Plus wants to assist Vietnamese businesses more effectively connect with target customers and expand their businesses through sophisticated internet marketing techniques incorporating social media.

Ministry tries to control beer consumption as local authorities promote beer sales

15:15 08/09/2014

While the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) attempts to control beer production and consumption, the leaders of many provinces and cities are encouraging people to drink beer.

Vietnamese youth vie to turn tricks

14:21 07/09/2014

A new sport called 'tricking', which combines techniques from martial arts to acrobatics, is drawing legions of fans.

Vietnamese painter earns fame with nudes

09:29 07/09/2014

Overseas customers have been won over by Do Son's work, which primarily features nude women.

Austria's only snail farmer

10:16 06/09/2014

In a dark barn on a farm on the outskirts of Vienna, Andreas Gugumuck is preparing the “love room” for the multiple guests that come to stay.

E-cigarette criticisms 'alarmist' say researchers

08:50 06/09/2014

Warnings over e-cigarettes are alarmist - and increasing their use could save many lives, researchers have said.


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