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Man dies as electric wire falls on him in Saigon cafe

Luong Nhat Hoa, 60, was electrocuted by a falling electric wire inside a Saigon coffee shop Saturday.

Speed limit lowered on highway after series of deadly accidents

Traffic authorities have decreased the speed limit on a section of National Highway 5 where seven people were killed in three accidents Tuesday.

Unauthorized crossings make National Highway 5 stretch very dangerous: officials

Unauthorized crossings locals make by breaking the divider and low road quality are causing fatal accidents on National Highway 5.
July 24, 2019 | 10:23 pm GMT+7

Man loses cousin, brother in successive accidents; another loses his wife

Grief and pain were compounded as survivors recounted the tragedy of losing loved ones in three accidents in Hai Duong Province Tuesday morning.
July 23, 2019 | 09:12 pm GMT+7

National highway traffic jam lasts hours after three fatal accidents

Three traffic accidents within two hours on a National Highway 5 section triggered a gridlock 10km long for six hours on Tuesday.
July 23, 2019 | 06:53 pm GMT+7

When people die on our streets without help, humanity dies

Whatever the reason, not helping people injured in traffic accidents reflects badly on us as individuals and as a society.
July 16, 2019 | 08:03 am GMT+7

Deadly military air crash in June due to engine failure: defense ministry

A top defense official said that a military aircraft crash that killed two pilots in central Vietnam last month was due to an engine problem.
July 10, 2019 | 10:28 am GMT+7

Underwater robot to search for nine missing Vietnamese fishermen

The government has approved the deployment of a diving robot to search for nine fishers missing since June 28 after their boat sank off the northern coast.
July 09, 2019 | 01:00 pm GMT+7

Four bodies retrieved from sunk fishing vessel in central Vietnam

Five men were rescued and the bodies of four men found in a fishing vessel that sank near an island in the central province of Binh Thuan on Wednesday.
July 03, 2019 | 06:16 pm GMT+7

Vietnam to scrutinize foreign-registered vehicles following deadly accident

Vietnam is set to check all foreign-registered vehicles after a Laotian truck was involved in an accident that killed three people on Monday.
June 18, 2019 | 11:10 am GMT+7

Military aircraft crashes in central Vietnam, two killed

A military aircraft crashed in Cam Lam District in the central province of Khanh Hoa Friday morning, killing two pilots.  
June 14, 2019 | 11:10 am GMT+7

Vietnam rescues injured Filipino sailor off Da Nang coast

A Filipino sailor has been rescued and treated at a hospital in Vietnam after he was injured Wednesday on a ship off the coast of Da Nang.
June 14, 2019 | 09:49 am GMT+7

Fruit vendor hit by traffic cop’s car, killed

A fruit vendor died in the southern Binh Duong Province Sunday when a car driven by a traffic police officer ran over him on a sidewalk.
June 10, 2019 | 01:26 pm GMT+7

Three Vietnamese workers injured in Taiwan factory explosion

Three Vietnamese men were injured in a gas explosion at a Taiwan factory on Tuesday, two of them critically.
May 30, 2019 | 03:00 pm GMT+7

Drunk driving thrives in Vietnam because few pay the price

Typically, law enforcement and self-discipline would ensure people do not drive under the influence. Vietnam’s not typical.
May 28, 2019 | 10:34 am GMT+7
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