Monthly Archives: April 2017

First on-the-spot report on historical victory on April 30, 1975

At 11.30 on April 30, 1975, the liberation flag flew on the rooftop of the Independence Palace, Saigon, signaling the victory of the 1975 spring offensive of the Vietnamese army and people. Vietnam News Agency reporter Tran Mai Hanh, who

First on-the-spot report on historical victory on April 30, 1975

At 11.30 on April 30, 1975, the liberation flag flew on the rooftop of the Independence Palace, Saigon, signaling the victory of the 1975 spring offensive of the Vietnamese army and people. Vietnam News Agency reporter Tran Mai Hanh, who

Ancient Gold Angkorian Jewelry to Return to Cambodia From London

PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA � A set of ancient Angkorian gold jewelry that found its way to a London art dealership will be returned to Cambodia after the government intervened to stop a planned sale.

The Jonathan Tucker Antonia Tozer Asian Art

Ancient Gold Angkorian Jewelry to Return to Cambodia From London

PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA � A set of ancient Angkorian gold jewelry that found its way to a London art dealership will be returned to Cambodia after the government intervened to stop a planned sale.

The Jonathan Tucker Antonia Tozer Asian Art

Prime Minister concludes his attendance of ASEAN Summit

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, his wife, and the Vietnamese high-ranking delegation have arrived in Hanoi, concluding their attendance of the 30th ASEAN Summit and related meetings in Manila, the Philippines, at the invitation of Philippine President...

Celebrations of Reunification Day and May Day

Celebrations are underway throughout Vietnam to mark the Reunifcation Day on April 30 and May Day. The Sa Pa summer tourism festival until June 30 features a cloud festival, the Cat Cat hamlet festival of the Mong ethnic group,

Duterte Drops Mention of South China Sea in ASEAN Statement

MANILA, PHILIPPINES � The Philippines followed up a summit of Southeast Asian leaders by releasing a final communique Sunday that removed mention of international concerns over China's militarization of newly built islands in the disputed South China Sea, a major

President visits Nghe An armed forces, opens Cua Lo Tourism Festival 2017

President Tran Dai Quang visited Naval Group 2, Nghe An Border Guard Command, and Company 33 on Sunday as part of his ongoing visit to Nghe An province. He urged for efforts to build stronger and cleaner party organizations forces.

EU leaders adopt Brexit guidelines

The heads of 27 EU countries on Saturday agreed on tough guidelines for Brexit talks with the UK at Brussels Summit.

They said when the formal negotiations between the EU and the UK begin in June, the British government will

Protests against Trump’s climate change policies

Tens of thousands of people gathered in front of the White House on Saturday to voice displeasure with President Donald Trump's stance on the environment and demand that he rethink plans to reverse the climate change policies backed by his