A young man has become locally famous in Danang for his work contributing to the culture of the city, including the creation of a free street library.

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Hit and run driver kills two, injures eight

A hit and run accident involving an SUV in Ea D'rang, Dak Lak Province resulted in two deaths and eight injuries on the afternoon of October 20.

Illegal fireworks manufacturing suspected in factory explosion

The illegal manufacturing of fireworks has not been ruled out in the incident which caused an explosion at a factory ostensibly manufacturing fertilizer.

New pearl-emblazoned crown for Miss Vietnam

The organisers of Miss Vietnam 2014 have announced that this year's pageant crown will feature pearls, bringing its value to around VND2.5 billion.

New head of traffic safety commits to reduction of accidents

Nguyen Van Thach, the newly-appointed head of the Ministry of Transport's Traffic Safety Department, said he would focus on policies that reduce road accidents.

Ebola quick-response teams to be set up

Vietnam has set up four national-level quick-response teams to prevent the spread of the Ebola epidemic that has been ravaging West Africa.