Before the collapse, the scaffolding at a steel plant in Ha Tinh Province shook badly but the Korean supervisor allegedly...
The building near the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum is now 69 meters, while the height in the approved design is...
The construction has been criticized recently for overshadowing the mausoleum with its height
But officials in An Giang Province shrug that off
The building, set to be completed next month, is more than twice the height of the mausoleum nearby
2 have been confirmed dead and over 60 survivors moved from the dangerous area
Lax policy creates opportunities for contractors and managers to work together and pocket the extra money, experts warn
The workers travel across Vietnam to build houses, dreaming of a home to call their own
The $160,000 project in Ha Tinh Province only benefits two households, including the commune chairman's, locals say
A local labor safety official said the scaffolding was not firm
The building contractor used faulty turnbuckles, which broke and caused the bridge to collapse.
It will be on the North-South Expressway that will also connect Phnom Penh and Bangkok.
13 people were killed and 29 others injured in the wake of another scaffolding collapse at this very construction site...
Local officials say they have never heard of the construction in their province
Work on the 86-story building and other parts is expected to cost $1.2 billion and take 7 years...