Bangkok blasts worry Vietnamese tourists Society

Bangkok blasts worry Vietnamese tourists

Two consecutive bombings in Thailand’s capital city of Bangkok on August 17-18 have worried Vietnamese tourists, especially those already booked tours to the country.
 Condolences to China over Tianjin explosions Politics

Condolences to China over Tianjin explosions

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh extended his condolences to Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on August 14 over the disastrous explosions in China’s Tianjin city on August 12.
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Thai national security council warns of violence

Thai National Security Council (NSC) Secretary-General Paradorn Pattanatabut said marches by anti-government protesters could be more violent next week and the government will consider an emergency decree if necessary.
Thailand blast: 2 dead, 18 hurt World

Thailand blast: 2 dead, 18 hurt

Two people were killed and 18 others were wounded in a series of blasts in the southern province of Pattani, Thailand on February 16 and17.
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Thailand beefs up security in Bangkok

Bangkok authorities will do everything possible to support the police and the government in preventing a recurrence of the incident in which three blasts injured five people in the city on Feb. 14.
PM extends sympathy over Mumbai bombing Politics

PM extends sympathy over Mumbai bombing

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on July 14 sent a message of condolences to his Indian counterpart, Manmohan Singh, over a series of bomb blasts in the city of Mumbai on July 13.
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Japan moves to deal with nuclear crisis

Japan on Mar. 15 banned flights within 30 km of the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant following fears of risky leaks of high-level radiation after hydrogen blasts at its two more reactors.