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Nations agree on rulebook for Paris climate deal

Negotiators from nearly 200 countries on Saturday finalized a common rulebook of the landmark 2015 Paris Agreement on climate change.

The book, agreed at the 24th Conference of the Parties (COP24) to the UN Framewo…

“Yellow Vest” protests spread to UK

The demonstrators, who later stormed Tower Bridge wearing yellow vests like those who last week brought France to a standstill, have caused traffic chaos in central London. A live stream, hosted on a Facebook page t…

President Ho Chi Minh featured in photo exhibition in China

A photo exhibition entitled Following President Ho Chi Minh's footsteps in China is underway in the Guangdong Museum of Revolutionary History in China.

The event follows an exchange program between the Chinese mu…

President Ho Chi Minh featured in photo exhibition in China

A photo exhibition entitled Following President Ho Chi Minh's footsteps in China is underway in the Guangdong Museum of Revolutionary History in China.

The event follows an exchange program between the Chinese mu…

Vietnam Given Best Odds to Gain from Sino-US Trade Dispute

HO CHI MINH CITY, VIETNAM The world's largest contract assembler of consumer electronics, Foxconn Technology, as well as a prominent producer of wireless earphones may be in talks to locate production in Vietnam, …

China confirms detention of two Canadians for endangering national security

China has confirmed it detained two Canadian citizens, Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor, suspected of endangering national security.

Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang told a press conference on Thursday that …

PM welcomes new Chinese, Danish ambassadors

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on Thursday hosted separate receptions for newly-accredited ambassadors from China and Denmark.

Mr. Phuc told Chinese Ambassador Xiong Bo that Vietnam attaches great importance …

Outstanding firms for workers to be honored

60 most outstanding businesses who act for workers' interests will be honored in Hanoi this Saturday.

The list, which ranked the best firms for workers nationwide, was compiled by the Vietnam General Confederatio…

Air passengers in Vietnam surpass 100 million

Vietnamese airports were estimated to serve 106 million passengers this year, up nearly 13% from last year, according to the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam. 1.5 million tons of cargo was handled, up 7.7% year-…

Gov’t crafts Resolution on socio-economic development plan

VGP � PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc has tasked his inferiors to craft a resolution on major tasks and solutions to realize the socio-economic development plan and state budget estimate for 2019 in spirit of innovation, acti…

Khashoggi, jailed journalists named “Person of the Year”

The US's Time magazine on Tuesday named a group of journalists, including Saudi reporter Jamal Khashoggi as its Person of the Year, heralding them as guardians of the truth.

Khashoggi was declared dead after enteri…

Ukraine withdrawal from friendship treaty with Russia destroys Azov Sea negotiations

Ukraine's termination of the Treaty on Friendship with Russia will make negotiations on preventing provocations in the Azov Sea and the Kerch Strait more difficult, Director of the Russian Center for Current Poli…

Khashoggi, jailed journalists named “Person of the Year”

The US's Time magazine on Tuesday named a group of journalists, including Saudi reporter Jamal Khashoggi as its Person of the Year, heralding them as guardians of the truth.

Khashoggi was declared dead after enteri…

Cambodian Court Gives Suspended Sentences to Labor Leaders

PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA Six Cambodian union leaders on Tuesday each received suspended 2 1/2-year prison terms in connection with labor protests about five years ago in which four garment workers were killed and arou…