Outreach event deters irregular migration in Nghe An Society

Outreach event deters irregular migration in Nghe An

A community outreach programme was held in the Cua Lo township of central Nghe An province on June 26 to raise awareness of unsanctioned water migration and deter them from risking their lives to sail for Australia – a popular destination for local illegal immigrants.
Destructive flooding puts central Vietnam at risk Environment

Destructive flooding puts central Vietnam at risk

Life after the recent spate of floods in central Vietnam is so tough that many residents are wilting under the strain. All aspects of life seem to have been turned upside down, from food and housing to education and work.
Khmer Rouge trial enters crucial stage World

Khmer Rouge trial enters crucial stage

The Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) on October 16 began the last hearing before giving out its verdict on former Khmer Rouge officials tried on the charge of genocide.
Second Khmer Rouge trial to start on June 27 World

Second Khmer Rouge trial to start on June 27

Cambodia's UN-backed war crimes tribunal on May 16 set June 27 as the start date for a trial of four top former Khmer Rouge leaders accused of genocide and other crimes in the 1970s.
Vietnam: a world leader on MDGs Society

Vietnam: a world leader on MDGs

Vietnam leads the field in its efforts to reach the UN’s Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), to cut poverty and increase public health care.