Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – December 12

Here are the leading news stories about Vietnam you should not miss today, December 12

Here are the leading news stories about Vietnam you should not miss today, December 12


— During her visit to New Delhi from December 8 to 11, Vietnam’s National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan joined talks with Indian President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday evening, addressing measures to enhance the two nations’ economic cooperation.


— Under the effect of a tropical depression, which was west of Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago on Sunday night, rain is forecast to continue in southern Vietnam, according to the National Center for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting.

— Phan Thanh Ngoan, a 30-year-old lieutenant, succumbed to his wounds on Saturday after being stabbed in the stomach at a karaoke bar on Phuc Quoc Island, off the southern province of Kien Giang. Ngoan was stuck in a fight between two gangs before he was accidentally attacked by the thugs.

— Police in District 5, Ho Chi Minh City, have inaugurated a new center for monitoring public security cameras, which is designed to help officers promptly deal with any social disorder in the area.

— A female patient, hailing from the northern province of Lao Cai, has accused a Chinese-owned clinic in Hanoi of wrongly diagnosing her gynaecological conditions and charging her an exorbitant price of VND16 million (US$709) for the treatment.

— The Embassy of Vietnam in Angola confirmed on Sunday that a Vietnamese woman living in Angola had been burnt alive by local robbers on Wednesday last week.


— Many businesses in the Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang have signed deals with local farmers for the production of clean rice, which will benefit both parties as well as consumers.


— A food festival was organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Hanoi on Sunday with the participation of 39 representatives from foreign embassies in Vietnam.

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