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PM holds dialogue with farmers

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended a dialogue with farmers in Can Tho city on Tuesday, aimed at removing difficulties for agricultural production and exports.

More than 2,000 questions were sent to the Prime …

Party official works with Vietnamese delegation to UN

Head of the Party Central Committee's Economic Commission Nguyen Van Binh on Monday had a working session with the Permanent Mission of Vietnam to the United Nations (UN) and representative agencies.

Mr. Binh desc…

US Army prepares biggest deployment in years to Europe

The US Army is planning its biggest deployment of troops to Europe, with 29,000 soldiers to take part in a massive force projection exercise with NATO from May to June, General Christopher Cavoli, the commander of US …

Japan weighing visit by Iran’s President

Japan weighing visit by Iran's President

Japanese Prime Minister Abe Shinzo said on Monday that Tokyo is in discussions about a visit to Japan by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani this month, an attempt to try to reso…

NA Chairwoman visits Republic of Tartastan, Moscow

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on Monday urged Vietnam and Tartastan to boost bilateral cooperation in economic, trade, investment, and tourism.

At a meeting with President of the Republic of Ta…

Vietnam has 4 new ASEAN Heritage Gardens

A ceremony took place on Tuesday to present certificates honoring Vietnam's 4 Heritage Gardens recently recognized by ASEAN.

They include the Vu Quang National Park, which lies between Quang Binh and Nghe An provi…

Japan, Russia look to sign peace treaty

Japan's Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi said Tuesday he will make a five-day trip to Moscow next week to hold peace talks with his Russian counterpart, Sergey Lavrov.

The trip scheduled from next Tuesday will be …

France ready to challenge US tariff threat at WTO

France says it is ready to challenge the United States at the World Trade Organization (WTO) over its threat to slap tariffs on French goods in retaliation for a French tax targeting American technology companies.

B…

Pentagon denies plan to add more troops in Middle East

US Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Sunday said the Pentagon will not send 14,000 additional troops to the Middle East.

The statement came a day after Senator Josh Hawley asked Esper to announce the Pentagon's plan to …

Japan to raise defense budget to record 49 billion USD

The Japanese government has revised the estimated defense budget for fiscal year 2020 to a record 49 billion USD, local media reported on Sunday.

This estimate includes the development of a next-generation fighte…