Read what is in the news in Vietnam today: Society -- Nguyen Hong Ha, a former officer of the Vietnamese Consulate General in Osaka, Japan, has been arrested for his involvement in a COVID-19 repatriation flight bribery scandal, Lieutenant General To An Xo, spokesperson of the Ministry of Public Security, said on Tuesday. -- The People’s Committee of Van Ninh District in south-central Khanh Hoa Province said on Tuesday night that rainstorms sank a fishing boat, leaving one person dead and another missing on the afternoon of the same day. -- As many as 302 approved construction projects have remained on paper in Ho Chi Minh City since 2016, the municipal natural resources department reported at a meeting on Tuesday. -- A 35-year-old car driver hailing from Ky Anh Town in north-central Nghe An Province has been kept in custody for drunk-driving and refusing to stop after causing a traffic accident to a motorbike on Monday, a local police leader said on Tuesday. Business … [Read more...] about Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News — October 5
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Here are today’s leading news stories: Society -- Authorities in central Da Nang City confirmed on Monday they had temporarily suspended the operation of Elm School private preschool to verify the suspicion of child abuse. -- The flash flood that struck mountainous Ky Son District in north-central Nghe An Province on Sunday resulted in damage worth about VND100 billion (US$4.1 million), which is five times higher than the district’s annual budget revenue. -- Police in northern Bac Kan Province are investigating a case where a six-year-old girl was sexually abused by two boys aged 13 and 15 who live in the same neighborhood. -- Officers in north-central Thanh Hoa Province confirmed on Monday they had arrested a married couple hailing from Ho Chi Minh City on suspicion of possessing and using VND1 billion ($41,800) worth of fake banknotes. -- Rains are expected to decrease in intensity in northern Vietnam on Tuesday, while downpours are forecast for central and southern … [Read more...] about Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – October 4
An hour-long downpour flooded many roads of Kon Tum City in the namesake province, located in Vietnam’s Central Highlands region, on Sunday afternoon while a flash flood swept through many residential areas in the border district of Ky Son, north-central Nghe An Province, earlier the same day. Sunday afternoon’s inundation in Kon Tum City increased many residents’ doubt on whether the local sewer system worked properly as the flooding happens every time it rains in recent years. Tran Hung Dao, Nguyen Hue, and Phan Dinh Phung Streets were among the most flooded roads in the city. People use a metal board to keep floodwaters away from their house in Kon Tum City, Kon Tum Province, Vietnam, October 2, 2022. Photo: Tran Huong / Tuoi Tre The severity of flooding depends on the amount of rain, according to Dang The Bao, a local living in Thong Nhat Ward. “Because this is in a low-lying area, the streets can be easily flooded as floodwaters cannot drain quickly every … [Read more...] about Residents struggle with flooded streets, flash flood in Vietnam
Looking for the reasons behind the crisis among English language centers in Vietnam recently, some independent education experts said that the issue could be due to the centers being slow to adapt to the current trends in learning methods of today's learners. While contemporary trends in foreign language learning are emerging both in Vietnam and the world, many Vietnamese English language centers seem to have fallen behind because they cannot adapt to the new waves of changes, independent experts told Tuoi Tre (Youth) newspaper. The burden of office rent One of the most recent scandals related to an English language center is that of Apax Leaders - an extremely well-known center about five years ago. At that time, Apax Leaders impressed everyone with its rapid growth and expansion of branches across Vietnam. However, the center's ongoing crisis reveals several obstacles that many other English centers are suffering from in the post-pandemic era. In a conversation with … [Read more...] about Why are English language centers facing manpower shortages after the pandemic in Vietnam?
Thirty-two off-road racers took part in the 2022 Nha Trang Offroad Challenger held by An Nam Tour in Nha Trang City, Khanh Hoa Province, south-central Vietnam, on Sunday. In the competition, the racers competed in two classes and faced seven distinct tests, each with a different level of difficulty, including specifications for original pickup trucks and the modified pickup trucks. The event was held on the sand dunes of the Dam Mon Peninsula, Van Phong Bay, Khanh Hoa Province, from September 30 to October 2. Vehicles are parked at the 2022 Nha Trang Offroad Challenger in Dam Mon Peninsula, Van Phong Bay, Khanh Hoa Province, Vietnam, October 2, 2022. Photo: Phuong Do / Tuoi Tre According to Nguyen Le Thanh Nhat, director of An Nam Tour Trading Service Travel Company Limited, the organizer of the event, this was the first off-road car race in Khanh Hoa Province. “As a member of the Nha Trang pickup truck team, I found Dam Mon to be the ideal location, so I … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s central city organizes first off-road race, attracts sexagenarian
The French luxury cruise ship Le Lapérouse transported 88 foreign tourists to Ho Chi Minh City on Sunday, making it the first international cruise line to arrive in Vietnam after a two-year suspension induced by the COVID-19 pandemic. The ship is docking at the Saigon Port in District 4. The port management board and the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism on Sunday also held a ceremony to welcome the travelers on board. Nguyen Le Chon Tam, general director of Saigon Port JSC, said the Le Lapérouse cruise ship came back to Vietnam at the beginning of the peak travel season and after two years of hibernation due to the pandemic. Vietnamese women welcome Le Lapérouse at the Saigon Port on October 2, 2022. Photo : T.T.D. / Tuoi Tre This is the first international cruise ship to carry foreign travelers to the Southeast Asian country since March 2020. Over the past few months, the port has taken the initiative in coordinating with travel companies and agents … [Read more...] about French luxury cruise ship returns to Vietnam after two years