VNA, Xinhua strengthen cooperation Society

VNA, Xinhua strengthen cooperation

Deputy General Director of the Vietnam News Agency (VNA) Nguyen Hoai Duong and Deputy Editor-in-chief of China’s Xinhua News Agency Peng Shujie held talks in Hanoi on June 29 to discuss measures to strengthen cooperation between the two sides.
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Cambodia may temporarily host migrant Rohingya

Cambodian press on May 23 reported that Prime Minister Hun Sen said the country may provide temporary shelter to thousands of migrant Rohingya who are being stranded at sea on the condition that the UN will resettle the migrants in another country, citing a statement of the Council of Ministers spokesman Phay Siphan.
Chinese media spotlights Vietnam Party chief visit Politics

Chinese media spotlights Vietnam Party chief visit

The Chinese press spotlighted activities of General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Nguyen Phu Trong during his visit to China on April 7-10 at the invitation of Chinese Party General Secretary and State President Xi Jinping.
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Leaders extend sympathy to China over deadly quake

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong and President Truong Tan Sang on August 4 sent their condolences to Chinese General Secretary and President Xi Jinping over heavy losses in property and human lives caused by a recent earthquake in Yunnan province.
Cambodia’s opposition party plans to rally World

Cambodia’s opposition party plans to rally

The opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) is scheduled to hold a people's congress on March 30 at the Freedom Park in Phnom Penh to consult with its supporters over the current political situation.
Search for missing Malaysian jetliner maintained Politics

Search for missing Malaysian jetliner maintained

Massive search for the Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 that went mission on March 8 was underway on March 11 with the participation of 30 aircraft and 40 ships sent by more than 10 countries, including Vietnam, the US, China, Australia, and Singapore.
Six Abu Sayyaf militants killed in Philippine clash World

Six Abu Sayyaf militants killed in Philippine clash

Six members of the terrorist group Abu Sayyaf were confirmed killed while six civilian volunteers were injured in clashes which erupted in southern Philippines on February 9, Xinhua News Agency has reported.
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Indonesia investment picks up 25 percent in 2013

Indonesian Coordinating Minister for Economy Hatta Rajasa has said total investment in Indonesia last year scaled up by 25 percent to 398.6 trillion rupiah (some 32.88 billion USD) despite of the country's subdued economic growth and risks of US plan of reducing fund injection, according to news agencies.
Floods, landslide hit the Philippines World

Floods, landslide hit the Philippines

Floods and landslides triggered by heavy rains in several localities in the Philippines left at least 13 people dead and forced thousands to evacuate, according to Xinhua news agency.
No blackout on Jan. 13, says Thai minister World

No blackout on Jan. 13, says Thai minister

There will be no power blackout, oil or gas shortage on January 13, the day of the planned Bangkok shutdown by the People's Democratic Reform Committee, caretaker Energy Minister Pongsak Raktapongpaisarn has said.