Daily Archives: August 26, 2019

Daniela Seabrook to succeed Ronald de Jong as Philips’ Chief Human Resources Officer

August 26, 2019 Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced that Daniela Seabrook will succeed Ronald de Jong as Chief Human Resources Officer, effective January 1, 2020. In this

Brexit: UK won’t pay 39 billion pounds for divorce

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday that Britain will not pay the entire 39 billion pounds owed to the European Union if the UK leaves without an agreement on October 31.Johnson said the 39 billion pounds is money

US, Japan agree in principle on trade deal

The United States and Japan agreed in principle on Sunday to core elements of a trade deal that US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said they hoped to sign in New York next month.US Trade Representative Robert

Trump says he does not want regime change in Iran

US President Donald Trump said he wanted to see a strong Iran and was not seeking regime change. Speaking to reporters at the G7 summit in France on Monday, Mr. Trump said he is looking at a really good ,

Vietnamese sport festival in Cambodia marks National Day

The Vietnamese Embassy in Cambodia and the Vietnamese Entrepreneurs' Club on Sunday hosted a sport festival to mark the 74th National Day of Vietnam. Participants competed in 5 events: golf, table tennis, tennis, badminton, and football. Vietnamese Amb...

Vietnam steps up efforts to bring longan to Australian market

The Vietnam Trade Office in Australia is working to help Vietnamese longan exporters to obtain an import license from the Australian Government as soon as possible.The update was released at a Vietnam-Australia business connection conference in Sydney ...

US-China trade war adversely affects Southeast Asian economies

Southeast Asian economies will likely face continued adversity in the remaining months of 2019 as US-China trade war weighs on the region, according to Nikkei Asia Review of Japan. In a recent article Nikkei Asia Review said that tensions pressure

Vietnamese culture introduced in Paraguay

Vietnam's export products, fine arts, handicrafts, and cuisine were showcased at the 'Vietnam Days in Asuncion' last week.The event was jointly sponsored by the Vietnamese embassy in Argentina and Paraguay, the Foreign Ministry of Paraguay, and local a...

PM Mahathir Mohamad’s Vietnam visit makes headlines in Malaysia

Malaysia's major newspapers reported that Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad's visit to Vietnam will foster bilateral relations. The 3-day visit started on Monday.The New Straits Times wrote that the visit is expected to boost bilateral relations and open...

Iran Foreign Minister makes surprise visit to France during G7

Iran's Foreign Minister paid a visit to the G7 summit in France on Sunday, an unexpected twist to a meeting already troubled by differences between US President Donald Trump and Western allies over a raft of issues, including Iran.A White