On the same day, the northern and north-central areas may see severe heat build up during daytime and chances of showers and thunderstorms from dusk to evening, with downpours taking place in some localities, according to the National Center for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting. … [Read more...] about Saigon encounters early morning rain; northern, central areas expect late showers
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On May 14, 10 workers were killed and 15 others injured in another major labor accident triggered by the collapse of a wall, five meters high and 100 meters long, at the construction site of a South Korean firm in the southern province of Dong Nai. … [Read more...] about Workers plunge to death as scaffolding cable snaps at dam construction site
The patient, who lives in Lien Chieu district, has been hospitalized for treatment, said Pham Hung, Director of the Infectious Disease Control Service under the General Department of Preventive Medicine of the Ministry of Health. Zika is a virus spread primarily by mosquitoes that causes mild symptoms like fever, rashes and aches in healthy adults. However, when the virus infects pregnant women, particularly in their first trimester, it has been linked to serious birth defects. … [Read more...] about First Zika virus infection detected this year in Vietnam
Farmers have replanted old coffee trees with new coffee varieties with high yields, good quality, and disease resistance. The TR4 variety, for instance, is harvested in the dry season, providing easy conditions for farmers to process. … [Read more...] about Coffee farms see high yields from new trees
The cuts came amid bank credit growth in the first quarter of only 1.1 per cent compared to 2.28 per cent in the same period last year as many businesses scaled down or stopped operations, experts said. … [Read more...] about VN ready to be world’s factory, but is the world?