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Local official fined $13 for threatening doctors with plastic stool in central Vietnam

The nominal fine was issued after police deemed he was only guilty of causing a 'public disturbance.'

Vietnamese inmate gets second death sentence for heroin trafficking

He was found guilty of instructing four men to traffic more than 100 kilos of heroin. All have received death ...

Treasured trees revered in Central Vietnam

Nghe An Province has made protecting its crape myrtle forests a top priority.
May 11, 2017 | 08:11 am GMT+7

Schools told to chop down poisonous trees in central Vietnam

Nearly 60 children were hospitalized last week after eating seeds from the trees.
April 24, 2017 | 02:45 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese drivers win battle against road toll with bags of small notes

Sometimes, a bunch of small notes can deliver a stronger message than a thousand words.
April 11, 2017 | 09:48 pm GMT+7

Back to nature in Central Vietnam’s Pu Mat National Park

Admire the pristine beauty of nature and find your inner peace in this stunning wilderness.
April 08, 2017 | 10:08 am GMT+7

Police bust $39.5 mln illegal sports betting ring in central Vietnam

The highest amount recorded for one wager was $307,000.
April 03, 2017 | 02:38 pm GMT+7

Police intercept restaurant supply, rescue dozens of bamboo rats in Vietnam

Bamboo rat is a species of rodent that makes a popular delicacy in both Vietnam and China.
March 27, 2017 | 03:45 pm GMT+7

Tin ore leak kills fish in central Vietnam

There are concerns that the affected area might have been enduring lead and arsenic poisoning following the leakage.
March 12, 2017 | 04:28 pm GMT+7

Forklift wedding causes internet splash in Vietnam

A groom in the central province of Nghe An hired a forklift to wheel his wife home.
February 09, 2017 | 09:20 pm GMT+7

By the tea hills of central Vietnam, a green paradise

Watch this fascinating video to see why Nghe An should be on your travel radar.
January 11, 2017 | 09:03 pm GMT+7

Two arrested with seven red-faced monkeys in central Vietnam

Local authorities plan to release the sole surviving monkey in Nghe An Province's protected forest.
December 04, 2016 | 06:44 pm GMT+7

54 detained for gambling on illegal cockfight in central Vietnam

Gambling on cockfights is illegal in Vietnam.
November 27, 2016 | 04:27 pm GMT+7

Heroin smugglers seized in Vietnam, Laos joint operation

The four men arrested said they had intended to sell the drugs in Vietnam.
November 22, 2016 | 11:21 pm GMT+7

2 Vietnamese students killed in crash involving commune chairman

The official has been suspected of driving his car after drinking.
November 01, 2016 | 02:00 am GMT+7