Vietnamese among Laos bus accident victims World

Vietnamese among Laos bus accident victims

A Vietnamese national was among the six people who died on July 31 in a crash between a passenger bus and a truck in Savannakhet province in southern Laos, LaoPhatthana newspaper reported.
PM extends condolence to Japan over tourist boat accident Politics

PM extends condolence to Japan over tourist boat accident

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on April 26 sent a message of condolences to his Japanese counterpart Kishida Fumio over the great loss of human lives and property as a tourist boat sank off the Shiretoko Peninsula in northern Hokkaido prefecture.
Thailand: Road accidents claim 278 lives during Songkran festival World

Thailand: Road accidents claim 278 lives during Songkran festival

There were 1,917 traffic accidents in Thailand, killing 278 people and injuring1,869 others, during the seven days of the government's road safety campaign for the Songkran festival from April 11 to 17, Nirat Pongsitthithaworn, the country’s deputy interior permanent secretary, said on April 18.
Fisherman saved after accident at sea Society

Fisherman saved after accident at sea

Vietnam Maritime Search and Rescue Coordination Centre brought a fisherman injured during an accident at sea to shore in time for medical treatment on March 24.