Chinese migrant shooting: injured border guards recovering
Four Vietnamese border guards who were injured by illegal Chinese migrants in a gunfight that left seven people dead at a border checkpoint Friday are in stable condition, their commander has said.
Vietnam court increases jail term to district official for receiving bribes

The country’s highest court on Thursday increased the jail term from 18 to 20 years to a Ho Chi Minh City official for receiving bribes to approve infrastructure projects.

Officials late to act on bomb found near Vietnamese schools
Curious children spent days gathered around a 1.2 meter bomb estimated to weigh hundreds of kilograms in Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province after officials unearthed and abandoned it.
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Illegal Chinese migrants kill Vietnamese policeman in shooting attack
A group of illegal migrants from China killed two Vietnamese policemen and seriously injured four others in a shooting attack this morning at Bac Phong Sinh Border Gate between Vietnam and China this noon. 
Vietnam rules out terrorism in Chinese migrant shooting
Authorities in the northern province of Quang Ninh have denied that terrorism was behind a fatal gun battle between border police and illegal Chinese migrants that have left seven people dead Friday.

Hanoi push-up guy has his scooter stolen
Once upon a time, an athletic dude in Hanoi loves get off his scooter to do some push-up whenever he stops at red light - until some other dudes decided that he is so fit he can run himself and doesn't need a bike.
Vietnamese legislators want to open casinos for locals
A contingent of lawmakers have proposed including provisions that would open casinos to Vietnamese gamblers in a draft decree presented Thursday.
Vietnam Airlines passenger fined for opening emergency exit

The Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam (CAAV) has fined a Vietnam Airlines passenger VND20 million (US$948) for opening an emergency exit while a plane was about to take off.

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