The Mekong Delta may lose half of its land to erosion because of rampant sand exploitation.

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Rare animals released back into the wild

People in the central province of Quang Binh have released rare animals back into the wilds of nearby Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park.

Visitors to be banned from tourist sites for ‘inappropriate’ clothes

Visitors who wear unsuitable clothes will be refused entrance to cultural sites in Hanoi, according to Hanoi Historical Site Management Board.

Nearly 9,000 people killed in road traffic accidents in Vietnam in 2016

Road traffic accidents claimed nearly 9,000 lives in Vietnam last year and caused tens of thousands of injuries, according to a report by the National Traffic Safety Committee.

School girl wins USD204,500 scholarship

A school girl in Hanoi who achieved a maximum score of the US Scholastic Assessment Test has won a USD204,500 scholarship to study at a famous university in the US.