Daily Archives: January 26, 2019

Trump signs bill to reopen government after record shutdown

President Donald Trump signed a short-term spending bill into law Friday night that does not include his requested 5.7 billion USD for a border wall.

The White House announced that Trump had signed a three-week stop…

Trump signs bill to reopen government after record shutdown

President Donald Trump signed a short-term spending bill into law Friday night that does not include his requested 5.7 billion USD for a border wall.

The White House announced that Trump had signed a three-week stop…

Vietnam ready for Vesak Day 2019

The United Nations (UN) Day of Vesak 2019 is scheduled to take place in Tam Chuc pagoda in the northern province of Ha Nam in May.

The International Council for the Day of Vesak and the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha met

Vietnam ready for Vesak Day 2019

The United Nations (UN) Day of Vesak 2019 is scheduled to take place in Tam Chuc pagoda in the northern province of Ha Nam in May.

The International Council for the Day of Vesak and the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha met

Brazil dam collapse: 200 missing, seven confirmed dead

At least seven people have been killed and about 200 others have gone missing in southeast Brazil after a tailings dam collapsed at an iron ore mine.

Among the missing, there were about 100 workers buried by the mud at l…

More than 100 youths nominated for Young Faces Award 2018

Up to 137 nominees have been named for the Vietnam Outstanding Young Faces Award 2018.

They are involved in various fields including science, technology, business, administrative management, security, sports, …

Int’l media hail Vietnam’s performance in 2019 Asian Cup quarterfinals

Although Vietnam's journey at the ongoing 2019 Asian Cup has ended following a 0-1 defeat to Japan on Thursday, the national team earned praises from international media.

Japan's sport daily Sanspo said Japan face…

Traditional Tet customs reenacted

Vietnam's traditional rituals were reenacted on Saturday at the Thang Long Imperial Citadel, raising the curtain for activities to welcome the upcoming Tet or Lunar New Year.

Visitors were treated to a Kitchen God…

Golden Hammer & Sickle Awards honor media works

56 best media works on Party building in 2018 were honored with the Golden Hammer & Sickle Press Awards at a ceremony in Hanoi on Friday night.

The awards recognize outstanding works by Vietnamese citizens at home and …

Venezuelan President willing to talk to opposition leader

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on Friday that he is ready to sit down with the opposition leader Joan Guaido who proclaimed himself acting Venezuelan President to resolve the ongoing political crisis.

P…