Monthly Archives: June 2019

Trump meets North Korea’s Kim in DMZ

US President Donald Trump met North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) between the two Koreas on Sunday, shaking hands warmly and both expressing hopes for peace.

It was the third meeting betwe…

Ha Long Bay among 10 most popular Asian attractions

The South China Morning Post has included Vietnam's Ha Long Bay in its latest list of 10 most popular Asian attractions.

Citing data collected by leading airport bus company Hoppa, the newspaper said the UNESCO heri…

US, China trade war cools down

US President Donald Trump said he will hold off on levying additional tariffs on Chinese goods, after he met with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the G-20 summit in Japan.

The two leaders agreed to restart trade negot…

Vietnam champions at Davis Cup Group III Asia-Oceania Zone

Vietnam has been promoted to the Davis Cup's Group II Asia-Oceania Zone after beating Syria, winner of Group B, 3-0 in the last group match of the Davis Cup's Group III Asia Oceania Zone.

Making up the team are Ly

Plastic Makers Welcome G20 Osaka Blue Ocean Vision to End Ocean Plastics

WASHINGTON, June 29, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The G20 countries adopted a Leaders’ Declaration today in Osaka. The American Chemistry Council issued the following response, which may be attributed to Steve

Resolution on Vietnam’s adhesion to the ILO Convention No.98

The National Assembly has approved a resolution on Vietnam's accession to the International Labour Organization (ILO) Convention No.98.

Accordingly, the government, the Supreme People's Court, the Supreme Pe…

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc attends G20 Summit sessions

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended discussions in the framework of the G20 summit in Osaka, Japan on Saturday focusing on sustainable development, women, environment, energy and climate change.

Speaking t…

Implementation of Vietnam-Russia int’l treaties assessed

A delegation of the National Assembly's Committee for External Affairs paid a working visit to Russia on Thursday and Friday to evaluate the implementation of international treaties signed by Russia and Vietnam f…

Senate rejects amendment to restrict Trump’s ability to go to war with Iran

The US Senate rejected an amendment on Friday that would have restricted US President Donald Trump's ability to go to war against Iran.

Senators voted 50-40 on the proposal from Democratic Senators Tim Kaine and Tom …

Trudeau and Xi had ‘positive, constructive’ talks at G20 summit

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Chinese President Xi Jinping had positive, constructive interactions on the sidelines of the G20 summit on Friday, Trudeau's office said.

Trudeau spoke more than once t…