Indonesia fights forest fire World

Indonesia fights forest fire

The Indonesian government has deployed over 22,000 soldiers, policemen and firefighters along with 24 aircraft to extinguish forest and agriculture fires in the western parts of the country.
Typhoon Nida hits south China World

Typhoon Nida hits south China

Typhoon Nida landed at the Dapeng peninsula in Shenzhen city, China's southern Guangdong province on the early morning of August 2.
Russian cosmonaut talks to Hanoi children Society

Russian cosmonaut talks to Hanoi children

A Russian cosmonaut, who holds the world record as the person spending the most time in space, shared his routine in outer space during an exchange programme with children in Hanoi on July 23.
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Vietnam aims to foster space technology

Vietnam hopes to lead ASEAN in satellite development in the coming decades, Dr. Pham Anh Tuan, Director of the Vietnam Satellite Centre, told the Ha Noi Moi (New Hanoi) newspaper.