Joint patrols help maintain security in East Sea Videos

Joint patrols help maintain security in East Sea

Many international maritime routes pass through the East Sea, making it the world’s second-busiest shipping lane in terms of commercial activities, after the Mediterranean. The sea, however, has been threatened with potential instability from frequent piracy, while sovereignty disputes over islands are becoming more complex.
Malaysia sets preconditions for resumption of TPP talks World

Malaysia sets preconditions for resumption of TPP talks

Any resumption in negotiations over the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement will be on condition that it paves the way for “fair trade” and a level playing field, International Trade and Industry Minister Mohamed Azmin Ali told the Malaysian News Agency (Bernama) on November 10.
Hanoi office market to likely to lack supply Business

Hanoi office market to likely to lack supply

The office market in Hanoi was expected to face a shortage of supply with competition between offices for lease and co-working spaces likely to rise in the future, but was performing well at present, according to experts.
Hanoi tops world highest office yield: Savills Business

Hanoi tops world highest office yield: Savills

The Vietnamese capital city of Hanoi recorded the highest office yield in the world for the second half of 2018, with a market yield of 8.57 percent, according to the Savills World Office Yield Spectrum.
More foreign investors join Vietnam’s securities market Business

More foreign investors join Vietnam’s securities market

About 190 foreign investors were granted securities trading codes in February, bringing the total number of foreign investors participating in Vietnam’s securities market to 29,454, according to statistics of the Vietnam Securities Depository (VSD).
Three Indonesian hostages freed in Philippines ASEAN

Three Indonesian hostages freed in Philippines

Three Indonesian fishermen abducted by members of an Islamist group have been freed 18 months after they were abducted in waters off the southern Philippines, the Philippine military said on September 16.
Woman weaves silk from lotus Videos

Woman weaves silk from lotus

A woman from a tranquil village by the Day River about 50km from Hanoi is working on an experiment – weaving fabric from “lotus silk”.
Malaysia civil aviation chief resigns over MH370 lapses World

Malaysia civil aviation chief resigns over MH370 lapses

Chief of Malaysia’s civil aviation authority Azharuddin Abdul Rahman resigned on July 31 after an investigation report on the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 showed lapses by the air traffic control centre in Kuala Lumpur.