Daily Archives: October 19, 2019

Centrient Pharmaceuticals Initiates a Second Patent Litigation in India Against Dalas Biotech Limited

Centrient Pharmaceuticals (“Centrient”), the global leader in the production and commercialisation of sustainable, enzymatic antibiotics, next generation statins and anti-fungals, announced that it has f

Top legislator lauds national female footballers

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has praised the Vietnamese national women's football team for becoming the top team in Southeast Asia following their victory at the ASEAN Football Federation (AF…

Europe rejects digital currency Libra

Major European countries are joining forces to block Facebook's proposed digital currency because of the dangers it poses to national sovereignty, French Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire announced Friday.

Italy…

US seeks to sign trade deal with China mid-November

US President Donald Trump said Friday that he hopes a US-China trade agreement will be signed when he and Chinese President Xi Jin-ping meet in the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Summit in Chile next month.

Trum…

Cambodian court announces jail term for opposition leader

The Phnom Penh Municipal Court on Friday sentenced exile leader of the dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) Sam Rainsy to 20 months in prison with offences of insult and incitement to commit offences.

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New-style rural area building meets targets two years ahead of schedule

Agriculture and rural development have always been a top priority in Vietnam, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc told a conference to review 10 years of the national target program on building new-style rural areas in …

Vietnam to take over ASEAN Chairmanship in November

Vietnam will take over the ASEAN Chairmanship from Thailand on November 4, the last day of the 35th ASEAN Summit.

According to Suriya Chindawongse, Director-General of the ASEAN Department under the Thai Foreign M…

Violence erupts in Catalonia protest

Violence erupted in Barcelona after at least half a million people protest the heavy sentences handed down to Catalan politicians and activists.

Black smoke rose 10 meters above the city as protesters set fire to ru…