Category Archives: Entertainment

US Pacific Military Chief Calls China a Disruptive Force

The head of the U.S. military's Pacific command called China a disruptive power in the Indo-Pacific region on Thursday and urged countries in the area to build capabilities and work together to ensure free and open s…

New Zealand Again Offers Sanctuary for Some Manus Island Refugees

It's been almost three months since Australia closed its controversial offshore detention center on Papua New Guinea's Manus Island, and the future of the more than 600 men who remain in community accommodation on …

Help pours in for the poor ahead of Lunar New Year

On Wednesday, activities were organized in Binh Duong province and Can Tho City to support disadvantaged people on the occasion of the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet) festival.

The Binh Duong People's Committee pres…

Vietnam books a ticket to AFC U23 Championship quarterfinals

Vietnam's U23 football team made history with a Wednesday draw against Syria, qualifying for the AFC U23 Championship's quarterfinals.

Their next match will be against U23 Iraq on Saturday.

Prime Minister Nguyen …

UK House of Commons approves Brexit bill

British MPs approved a Brexit bill on Wednesday.

The bill repeals the 1972 law which made Britain a member of the European Union and replace EU rules with British rules. The bill has been sent to the House of Lords

UN chief outlines 2018 priorities

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday emphasized the role of women in addressing today's global challenges, called for efforts to prevent sexual exploitation and abuse of women, and stressed the impo…

VUFO enhances peace activities, people diplomacy

The Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) on Tuesday held a meeting to review its performance in 2017 and set an action plan and key tasks for 2018.

In 2017, the organization promoted peace, solidarity, f…

Vietnam diplomat vows to make active contributions to ASEAN

Outgoing Vietnamese Ambassador to Indonesia Hoang Anh Tuan, at a Tuesday meeting with Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi, pledged to do his utmost in his new position as ASEAN's Deputy Secretary-General.…

Quiet Cooperation Eases Safety Risks in Disputed South China Sea

Tight surveillance, experienced crews and the prospects of a multi-party code of conduct make the South China Sea relatively safe for marine shippers, including vessels such as the Iranian oil tanker that wrecked …

Pennsylvania Race to Test US Democrats’ Hopes for Anti-Trump Wave

The conservative southwest corner of Pennsylvania, a patchwork of small towns, farms and Pittsburgh suburbs where voters backed Republican Donald Trump by 20 percentage points in 2016, seems an unlikely spot for …

Vietnam targets 9 billion USD in seafood export in 2018

Vietnam's fishing industry will focus on high-tech farming of shrimp and tra fish to earn an export revenue of 9 billion USD in 2018.

Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Vu Van Tam told VOV that prior…

Nha Trang’s tourism introduced on CNN

Vietnam's three most beautiful beaches: Nha Trang, Phu Quoc, and Con Dao have been introduced on CNN, particularly the rise of Nha Trang.

According to CNN travel, Nha Trang it has become a small hub for island getaway…

Japan detects Chinese submarine near disputed island

Tokyo has voiced its protest against Beijing for sailing a submarine near disputed islands claimed by both Japan and China, saying the action had increased tensions between the two sides.

Japanese Defense Ministe…

Vietnam Seeks Upper Hand on Dissent with Rules On Foreign Internet Services

Vietnam is adding pressure on foreign internet firms to keep data on local users and be more accessible to the country's authorities as the country tightens control over online dissent.

A bill that the Southeast Asi…