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Hanoi pilots smart bus cards

21:18 10/10/2014

The use of smart bus cards was piloted on Giap Bat-Cau Gie route in Hanoi starting on October 6 in an effort to encourage local people to use public transport and ease traffic congestion in the capital city.

Kobane: New IS push amid US warning on air strikes

23:38 09/10/2014

The US and UK have warned that air strikes alone will not prevent Islamic State (IS) fighters from seizing the Syrian town of Kobane.

VietJet Air offers US$0.4 fare for flights from Hanoi to Can Tho & Thailand

23:38 09/10/2014

Passengers will have a chance to book air tickets from Hanoi's Noi Bai International Airport to the Mekong Delta City of Can Tho and Bangkok (Thailand) at only VND9,000 (US$0.

Asian developers turn their backs on once-hot property sector

23:37 09/10/2014

Several years ago, more South Korean and Japanese investors arrived in Vietnam, ready to pour more money into property projects.

WHO warns of Ebola health care risks

14:11 08/10/2014

A prominent World Health Organisation official has warned that more Ebola cases can be expected among medical staff - even in developed countries with modern health care systems.

Larry Berman and the 'Perfect Spy' (Part 1)

09:15 07/10/2014

VietNamNet's Viet Lam talks with Prof. Larry Berman, author of bestseller “Perfect Spy”, about legendary Vietnamese spy Pham Xuan An.

Software bug gives hackers control

15:14 06/10/2014

A new fatal security threat, larger than the open SSL security loophole Heartbleed, has been discovered, according to the Viet Nam Information Security Association (VNISA).

Challenging folk song nets 12-year-old victory on VoiceKids

11:47 06/10/2014

Nguyen Thien Nhan, a 12-year-old girl from the south-central province of Binh Dinh, was crowned champion of The VoiceKids Vietnam 2014 here on Saturday night.

Women writers take centre stage

17:21 05/10/2014

Young women writers are suddenly in the limelight after breaking a number of best-selling records.

Traffic authorities fail to slow down Hanoi's congestion woes

07:28 05/10/2014

Unco-ordinated and wrongly placed traffic lights have actually become a hindrance instead of an aid to the flow of traffic in Ha Noi.


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