Daily electricity consumption in Vietnam has reached a new record amid the intense hot weather.

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Historic Hien Luong Bridge to get upgrade

Authorities in the central province of Quang Tri have just proposed a plan to upgrade the Hien Luong Bridge, which is facing deterioration, to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

Dong Hoi Airport’s capacity to be raised to 3 million passengers

The Airports Corporation of Vietnam will carry out a project to upgrade Dong Hoi Airport in the central province of Quang Binh, including constructing a new terminal.

Polluted canal in Danang to be turned into park

A severely polluted canal in the central city of Danang will be upgraded to become a park, following VND105 billion (USD4.12 million) in investment.

Vietnam's aviation safety well above global average

Vietnam's aviation safety index was reported at 77 per cent by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), well above the global average of 68 per cent, according to the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam.