Vietnam emphasises international efforts for cyber conflict prevention: ambassador World

Vietnam emphasises international efforts for cyber conflict prevention: ambassador

It is necessary to strengthen regional, international, and public-private cooperation in sharing information, building trust, preventing the risk of conflicts in cyberspace, building common understanding, and strengthening each nation’s IT capacity, affirmed Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the UN.
Vietnam condemns attacks on civilians in Afghanistan World

Vietnam condemns attacks on civilians in Afghanistan

Vietnam condemns attacks on civilians, UN staff and civil infrastructure, especially infrastructure essential to people's lives, in Afghanistan, said Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy at an UN Security Council (UNSC) emergency meeting on escalating violence in the country on August 6.
Indonesia rolls out drone for civilian, military uses World

Indonesia rolls out drone for civilian, military uses

Indonesia's state-owned aerospace company Dirgantara Indonesia on December 30 rolled out two prototypes of new medium-altitude long endurance unmanned aerial vehicle (MALE UAV) designed for both civilian and military uses.
MoIT proposes airport runway upgrades Business

MoIT proposes airport runway upgrades

The Ministry of Transport has proposed a plan to upgrade runways at Noi Bai and Tan Son Nhat airports, the nation’s two largest and busiest airports, which would cost around 4.2 trillion VND (184 million USD).
Seven people killed in clashes in southern Philippines World

Seven people killed in clashes in southern Philippines

One civilian and six policemen, including a town police chief, were killed and three other police were injured in ambushes believed to be staged by the New People’s Army (NPA) militant group in southern Philippines, the country’s military said on July 21.
US relaxes Myanmar economic sanctions World

US relaxes Myanmar economic sanctions

The US has decided to lift some of its economic sanctions on Myanmar following the transfer of power to a civilian-led government in the Southeast Asian nation.