Daily Archives: October 25, 2020

President Trump votes early in Florida as 2020 campaign enters final days

- President Donald Trump on Saturday morning cast his early, in-person ballot in West Palm Beach, Florida, one of battleground states he needs to gain enough electoral votes to defeat the Democratic rival Joe Biden.President Trump exercised his citizen...

UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons qualified to take effect

Honduras on Saturday became the 50th country to ratify the UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW), making the document qualifying for the required number of states for the document to take effect. The first international treaty

Pyongyang’s paper praises China- DPRK ties

- The Rodong Sinmun, the official newspaper of the Workers' Party of Korea, on Sunday ran an editorial saying that the Democratic People's Republic of Korea and China are seeking ways to further promote the bilateral friendship toward gaining more

Vietnamese citizens return home from Canada, South Korea

Over 350 Vietnamese citizens were brought home from Canada and the Republic of Korea on a flight operated by Vietnam Airlines on Friday and Saturday. The passengers included children under 18, students who completed courses, the elderly, people with

Aid sent to people in flood-hit areas in central Vietnam

Vietnam’s central provinces continue to receive aid from the government and Vietnamese and foreign organizations to overcome the consequences of recent floods and landslides. Thua Thien-Hue province received 250 plastic sheets and 50 water purifiers f...

Outstanding pupils honored at Uncle Ho’s Good Children festival

344 pupils with outstanding academic results attended the 9th National Festival of Uncle Ho’s Good Children in Hanoi on Sunday.Speaking at the event, National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan expressed her wish that children nationwide will con...

Visitors flock to Sa Pa to join Korean Culture Day

- Thousands of tourists were present in Sapa town, the northwestern mountainous province of Lao Cai on October 24 to attend Korean Culture Day. The event was jointly held b the Embassy of the Republic of Korea (RoK) in

Consumption stimulus week creates opportunities for domestic products

- The week-long event “Made in Vietnam – Vietnamese quintessence” is taking place in Hanoi with 100 booths selling high-quality Vietnamese products.Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai said: “We expect that the event and other stimulus

Khmer people’s Ok Om Bok festival opens in Tra Vinh

The traditional Ok Om Bok festival of the Khmer ethnic group was opened in the Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh on Sunday.To celebrate the festival, part of the national intangible cultural heritage, a wide range of activities

8 imported COVID-19 cases added but no local infections reported in Vietnam for 53 straight days

Vietnam reported eight imported COVID-19 cases on Sunday evening, raising the total in the country to 1,168, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control. As many as 1,057 patients have recovered while 35 have died