Daily Archives: October 24, 2020

Vietnam, Malaysia tighten cooperation on international issues

Vietnam and Malaysia will increase the bilateral exchange of views and with other ASEAN countries on international issues, including the South China Sea (called the East Sea in Vietnam), according to Friday’s virtual talks between Vietnamese and Malays...

Overseas Vietnamese turn their hearts to flood-hit people in central region

Vietnamese Buddhists in Laos held a requiem in Vientiane on Friday for people and soldiers killed by flooding and landslides in Vietnam’s central region. 21,500 USD and necessities were raised at the event for flood victims. “Our hearts and minds

UN welcomes new Libya ceasefire agreement

The rival sides in Libya’s conflict signed a permanent ceasefire Friday, a deal the United Nations billed as historic after years of fighting that has split the North African country in two.After mediation led by UN envoy Stephanie Williams this

Australia provides 100,000 AUD humanitarian support for Vietnam

Australia will provide 100,000 AUD for immediate humanitarian support to people suffering from the severe flooding in central Vietnam. The aid was announced Friday by Australian Ambassador to Vietnam, Robyn Mudie. The Amdassador said Australia stands i...

WHO warns of health system collapse due to COVID-19

Some countries are on “a dangerous track” in the coronavirus pandemic and hospitals are beginning to reach capacity ahead of winter, the head of the World Health Organization (WHO) said Friday.“Too many countries are seeing an exponential increase in c...

Government allocates 21 million USD in emergency aid to central provinces

The Prime Minister has decided to provide 21 million USD in emergency aid to 5 flood-stricken provinces in the central region. The beneficiaries are Quang Binh, Quang Tri, Thua Thien-Hue, Quang Nam and Ha Tinh.The money will be used for