Daily Archives: October 11, 2019

Trip.com Receives Google Material Design Award

Trip.com Design Director Jiamin Wu

Trip.com Design Director Jiamin Wu (pictured) accepted the award at SPAN 2019.

BROOKLYN, N.Y., Oct. 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — At the

Asian media applauds Vietnam’s victory over Malaysia

Vietnam played an outstanding match against Malaysia on Thursday and deserved their first win in the second qualifying round of the World Cup 2022, according to Asian media.

A Fox Sport Asia article spoke highly of N…

Nobel Prizes for Literature 2018, 2019 honor European writers

Polish novelist Olga Tokarczuk and Austrian writer Peter Handke won the 2018 and 2019 Nobel Prizes for literature on Thursday.

Tokarczuk was honored for works that explore the "crossing of boundaries as a form of li…

Prime Minister calls for more quality foreign investment

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has expressed his hope that investors will continue to pay attention to the Vietnamese market by investing strongly in areas of Vietnam's needs like infrastructure and energy.

At a r…

Turkey launches military offensive against Kurds in Syria

Turkey's offensive against the Kurds in northern Syria has killed dozens and forced tens of thousands to flee their homes.

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) reported Turkish airstrikes on Thursday, m…

China, US may reach currency deal

There is a possibility of a China-US currency agreement and the US may exempt all tariffs on Chinese products this week, Myron Brilliant, Head of the International Affairs of the US Chamber of Commerce told reporter…

Vietnam congratulates newly-elected Cuban leaders

Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong on Friday sent a message of congratulations to Miguel Diaz-Canel on his election as President of Cuba.

Chairwoman of the Vietnamese National Assembly Nguyen …

Vietnam, Japan seek measures to mitigate risks of natural disasters

Vietnamese and Japanese officials met in Hanoi on Friday to discuss cooperation in seeking measures and technology to mitigate damage from flash flood and landslides.

Participants at the event discussed the need …

North Korea threatens to resume nuclear, long-range missile tests

North Korea threatened again Thursday that it may resume nuclear tests and conduct new intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) tests.

It accused the US of pressuring members of the UN Security Council to condem…

ADB helps Hue mitigate risks of natural disasters

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) on Thursday launched a project to help mitigate risks of natural disasters in Hue city.

The project has a total investment of 2 million USD from the Urban Climate Change Resilience Tr…