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HCM City continues pushing for motorbike ban

HCM City continues pushing for motorbike ban

Several experts in HCM City have blamed motorbikes for causing congestion and proposed plans to ban motorbikes in the city.

City must reduce use of personal vehicles: experts

HCM City must develop a roadmap to restrict the use of personal vehicles, especially motorbikes, experts have urged.

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Health minister claims unsafe food not major cause for cancer

Health Minister Nguyen Thi Kim Tien said that dirty food is not the major cause of cancer in Vietnam, but it is acute infection and chronic diseases.

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Vietnamese consumers willing to pay more for safe foods: survey

About four out of five Vietnamese consumers are willing to spend more on foods produced from materials that are labelled safe and environmentally friendly, according to a survey conducted by Nielsen Vietnam.

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Miners search for gold illegally after mine closed

Many miners at Bong Mieu Gold Mine in Quang Nam Province have illegally continued digging for gold after the local mine was shutdown.

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Women go missing in Son La

Many women and children have been missing in mountainous Son La Province as their families confirmed that the women have been trafficked into China.

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Red Dao wedding ceremony

The Red Dao ethnic community in the northern province of Lao Cai has a rich culture. Their wedding ceremony is among these cultural features.

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Authorities blame Uber and Grab for congestion

Hanoi and HCM City authorities have asked to tighten management over Uber and Grab operations as they claim the services are causing congestion and affecting traffic planning.

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