National Assembly Standing Committee wraps up 38th session

The National Assembly Standing Committee concluded its 38th meeting on Thursday with a discussion of the feasibility report for the 1st phase of the Long Thanh international airport and preparations for the 8th pl…

President Trump threatens tariffs to solve US-EU trade problems

President Donald Trump on Wednesday said that charging additional tariffs on European imports could instantly resolve trade issues between the United States and European Union but he was not ready to add levies at …

Spain holds emergency meeting on situation in Catalonia

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez held emergency talks with opposition leaders on Wednesday about violent protests by separatists in Catalonia.

Sanchez said in a tweet that the government firmly condemns the …

Experts Emphasize Working with Nature to Save Asia’s ‘Disappearing Deltas’

BANGKOK - Water and climate experts from across Asia are stressing the need to work with nature, rather than against it, to save the continent's "disappearing deltas," home to some 400 million people.

Mounting rese…

Press Green Beauty 2019 promotes environmental protection

The Press Green Beauty 2019 pageant has been launched to honor the beauty and talent of female journalists and emcees who work at press agencies in Hanoi.

The event is co-organized by the Vietnam Television, Vietnam …

Press Green Beauty 2019 promotes environmental protection

The Press Green Beauty 2019 pageant has been launched to honor the beauty and talent of female journalists and emcees who work at press agencies in Hanoi.

The event is co-organized by the Vietnam Television, Vietnam …

Vietnam, Japan localities seek to boost cooperation

Vietnam is ready to operate direct flights to Kagoshima prefecture of Japan, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said at a reception for Kagoshima governor Mitazono Satoshi in Hanoi on Wednesday.

Prime Minister Phuc e…

IMF lowers its forecast of global growth

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday released its World Economic Outlook report for 2019, which lowers the forecast of global economic growth to 3% for 2019 and 3.4 % for 2020.

According to the report, th…

China confirms commitment to US farm goods

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang told reporters Tuesday that Beijing would step up purchasing of US agricultural products.

He said that China's understanding of the latest trade talks was consiste…

Vietnamese NA Vice Chairwoman participates in 141st IPU

The Vietnamese National Assembly always supports the completion of the legal framework, the enhancement of execution oversight, and participation in parliamentary diplomacy activities to increase informati…