Daily Archives: June 22, 2019

UN chief urges US, Iran to avoid escalation

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday urged the United States and Iran to avoid further escalation of the situation, after Iran shot down a large US drone on Thursday, said his spokesperson.

Stephane Duj…

PM arrives in Bangkok for 34th ASEAN Summit

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his spouse arrived in Bangkok Saturday to attend the 34th ASEAN Summit.

He was welcomed by Thailand's Minister of Digital Economy and Society Pichet Durongkaveroj and Vietnames…

Exhibition on Ly Son Island – festival and geological finest values opens

features of Ly Son island in the central province of Quang Ngai opened on Friday.

As part of the second Ly Son culture and tourism week, the exhibition is displaying 100 photos and 100 items to bring to visitors the isla…

Vietnam, RoK agree to boost cooperation

Visiting Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue and host Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea Lee Nak-yeon on June 21 agreed to try to lift two-way trade to 100 billion USD by 2020 from 65 billion USD in 2018,

Airlines avoid Iran drone strike area

International airlines have started to alter course around Iranian airspace following the shooting down of a US military drone in the Gulf.

British Airways, Qantas, Lufthansa and KLM were among the carriers that s…

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc presents awards to winners of the National Press Award 2018

106 excellent works by journalists nationwide won the National Press Award 2018 announced at a ceremony in Hanoi on Friday on the occasion of the Vietnam's Revolutionary Press Day.

Speaking at the ceremony, Prime M…