Daily Archives: January 7, 2018

Cambodia celebrates victory over genocide

The Cambodian People's Party organized a ceremony to celebrate Cambodia's 71st victory over genocide in Koh Pich island on Sunday.

Speaking at the ceremony, President of the Cambodian People's Party Prime Minist…

Seminar on learning Vietnamese for overseas Vietnamese

A seminar on teaching and learning Vietnamese for overseas Vietnamese was held in Ho Chi Minh City on Saturday by the Vietnam Fatherland Front, the Ministry of Education and Training, and the Ministry of Foreign Aff…

Iran denounces foreign support of unrest

The supreme human rights council of the Iranian government has criticized foreign countries and human rights organizations for supporting violent protests and meddling into Iran's internal affairs, IRNA repor…

32 missing as two vessels collide off east China coast

Thirty-two crew members, including 30 Iranians and two Bengalese, have gone missing after two vessels collided off China's east coast on Saturday evening, China's Ministry of Transport said Sunday.

The collisio…

Trump willing to talk with North Korean leader

US President Donald Trump said on Saturday he would absolutely be willing to talk on the phone to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and that he hopes inter-Korean meetings could ease tension.

Trump told reporters at the …

Nghe An province honors outstanding students

Nghe An province granted the title Students of 5 goods and January star to 72 students for their outstanding academic results and contributions to student movements in 2017.

The honorable awards will motivate othe…

Egypt’s Sisi attends Coptic Christmas celebration amid tight security

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi attended on Saturday evening the Coptic Christmas Eve celebration held at a new, partly-opened cathedral in the country's new administrative capital city eastern Cairo…

H’Nen Nie of Dak Lak crowned Miss Universe Vietnam

H'Nen Nie of Dak Lak province was crowned Miss Universe Vietnam 2017 Saturday night in the Diamond Bay resort in Nha Trang city. After beating 41 other contestants, she became the owner of the Empower Crown worth near…

Donors for the poor honored

The Vietnam Fatherland Front on Sunday organized a meeting to honor 200 outstanding organizations and individuals in helping the poor and contributing to border and maritime affairs.

Last year, Ho Chi Minh city's …

British Prime Minister plans cabinet reshuffle

British Prime Minister Theresa May is planning to announce major changes to her cabinet on Monday, according to the Sunday Times.

Her foreign secretary, chancellor, home secretary, and Brexit secretary will keep …

20 ISIS-linked militants killed in Afghanistan

At least 20 militants affiliated with the Islamic State (ISIS) have been killed in an airstrike in Alingar district in Afghanistan's eastern province of Laghman.

The Afghan army said on Saturday two key ISIS leader…

VIETNAM: AGRICULTURE SECTOR EXPANDS DESPITE DISASTERS, CAN DO MORE – OFFICIALS

HANOI-- The agriculture sector managed to top the annual growth target despite 2017 being a year of successive extreme weather events, Agriculture and Rural Development Minister Nguyen Xuan Cuong said at a review …