Prime Minister concludes trip to APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has wrapped up a trip to Papua-New Guinea for the 26th Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Economic Leaders' Meeting.

Prime Minister Phuc informed participants of Vietnam's …

EU proposes Brexit transition to be extended to 2022

Europe's chief Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier, has raised the prospect of the UK remaining under EU control until the end of 2022, a proposal that would cost billions and infuriate Tory Brexiters.

Barnier float…

British PM rules out vote of confidence

British Prime Minister Theresa May has ruled out the possibility of any vote of confidence in her leadership.

May says the Brexit deal is a legitimate agreement for the benefit of Britain, for the work of the people, a…

Vietnam-China border defense friendship exchange begins

Vietnamese Defense Minister Ngo Xuan Lich visited and planted trees at the Border Guard Company in Shuikou town as part of the 5th Vietnam-China border defense friendship exchange that opened on Monday in Longzhou …

US wants to maintain Saudi ally

US President Donald Trump said on Sunday that he wants to maintain the US alliance with Saudi Arabia despite concerns over the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

In an interview on Fox News Sunday, Preside…

French President calls for stronger France-Germany cooperation

A new France-Germany alliance is needed to help Europe deal with coming challenges, French President Emmanuel Macron told the German parliament on Sunday.

He said it is time for France and Germany to stand together …

Vietjet wins 2018 award for cabin crew uniform

Vietnam's largest private airline, Vietjet was honored with the Asia's Best Flight Attendant Wardrobe at a gala hosted by NOW Travel Asia Awards - NOW Travel Asia Magazine in Chengdu, China.

The result was based on v…

Cambodian PM says no to foreign military base

The Cambodian Constitution will not allow any bases of any foreign navy, armed forces, or air forces be built in the Kingdom, Prime Minister Hun Sen said during a Cabinet meeting on Monday that was livestreamed on Fac…

NA discusses revised Law on Enforcement of Criminal Judgments

Many National Assembly deputies have emphasized the need to revise the 2010 law on Enforcement of Criminal Judgments to accord with provisions related to human rights and civil rights in the 2013 Constitution.

Dur…

VIETNAM: TROPICAL DEPRESSION HITS SOUTH CENTRAL PROVINCES, CLAIMING 12 LIVES

KHANH HOA (VIETNAM) Torrential downpour caused by a tropical depression hit the coastal city of Nha Trang on Sunday, resulting in multiple deaths and damage to infrastructure.

Landslides in Vinh Th?, Vinh Tru?ng, …

Russia considers trade with Iran using national currencies

Russia may discuss with Iran the option of using their own currencies to trade despite the US sanctions against Tehran, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said Sunday.

Mr. Novak said Russia opposes the US's un…

Vietnam enhances ties with New Zealand, Papua New Guinea

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on Sunday met his New Zealand counterpart Winston Peters within the framework of the 26th APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting in Papua New Guinea.

At the meeting…

Vietnam, an active member of APEC

The 26th APEC Economics Leaders' Meeting opened on Sunday in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.

In his opening remarks Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O'Neill highlighted the theme of the meeting Harnessing Inc…

Chinese President to visit South Korea, North Korea in 2019

Chinese President Xi Jinping received an invitation to visit North Korea from leader Kim Jong-un and expressed his willingness to visit Pyongyang in 2019, Yonhap news agency reported.

South Korean President Moon …