Daily Archives: November 9, 2019

The Diplomat: How Will Vietnam’s 2020 ASEAN Chairmanship Play Out?

Given its increasingly active role in ASEAN, Vietnam will have to address the full range of regional issues and this will be a great challenge as Vietnam officially takes over ASEAN's chairmanship in 2020, said an article on The Diplomat.

Vietnam, US boost trade and investment

Vietnam always treasures the comprehensive partnership with the US and hopes to lift bilateral relations to a new level, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said at a reception for US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross and a US business delegation

Central region to be hit by powerful storm

Localities in Vietnam's south central coast are bracing against powerful Storm Nakri, the sixth typhoon from the East Sea this year, which is forecast to gain further strength while heading towards the region over the next few days. Khanh Hoa,

Hanoi organizations to stop single-use plastics products from November

Hanoi authorities have asked all local organizations and agencies to refrain from using plastic bags and single-use plastics starting from this month. A press conference this week was told that the municipal People's Committee has approved a plan to re...

US election 2020: Michael Bloomberg joins race for White House

Billionaire former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has signalled he will join the race to secure the Democratic Party's nomination for the US presidency. He has filed paperwork ahead of a deadline for the Democratic primary election in Alabama.