Daily Archives: March 30, 2019

British lawmakers reject Brexit deal for the third time

The House of Commons on Friday voted by 344 to 286 against the withdrawal agreement struck between Prime Minister Theresa May and the EU. This was the third time the divorce deal with the EU was rejected, leaving the da…

Vietnam to boost comprehensive partnership with Canada

The Party and State of Vietnam always want to foster the comprehensive partnership with Canada, head of the Party Central Committee's Economic Commission Nguyen Van Binh said at a meeting with Canadian Ambassador …

UN Watchdog Blasts Vietnam Over Repression, Abuses

GENEVA A U.N. watchdog group condemns what it says is Vietnam's repression of basic freedoms and gross violations of human rights, including torture and executions for crimes that breech international law.

The U.…

S. Korea, US discuss next steps in diplomacy with North Korea

Top diplomats of South Korea and the United States met in Washington on Friday to discuss the next steps in their diplomacy with North Korea as negotiations to dismantle the North's nuclear weapons program have stal…

NA Chairwoman visits France

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan began an official visit to France on Saturday after visiting Morocco over the past few days.

Ms Ngan's visit takes place when the two countries are holding the 11th co…

Mexico fires back at US’s threat of border shutdown

Mexico does not act on the basis of threats and is a great neighbor of the US, Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Twitter on Friday in response to US President Donald Trump's threat to close the US border

32nd ASEAN-US Dialogue

The 32nd ASEAN-US Dialogue took place in Washington DC on Thursday and Friday to seek ways to boost bilateral ties.

Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung led the Vietnamese delegation to the event. Participatin…

Boao Forum for Asia annual conference concludes

The Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) annual conference concluded Friday in southern China's island province of Hainan, with consensus on regional and global cooperation reached.

Li Baodong, BFA Secretary General said a…