Vietnam stresses need to address root causes of instability in Central Africa World

Vietnam stresses need to address root causes of instability in Central Africa

Ambassador Pham Hai Anh, Chargé d’Affaires a.i. of Vietnam to the United Nations (UN), has called for efforts to fully address the root causes of instability for long-term peace and stability in Central Africa while attending the UN Security Council’s periodical meeting on the region’s situation and operations of the UN Regional Office for Central Africa (UNOCA) on December 15.
Vietnam upholds reconciliation to end violence in DR Congo World

Vietnam upholds reconciliation to end violence in DR Congo

Ambassador Pham Hai Anh, Deputy Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the United Nations, reiterated the need to promote reconciliation in a bid to put an end to violence and address security challenges in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Vietnam calls for stakeholders’ support for political process in Haiti World

Vietnam calls for stakeholders’ support for political process in Haiti

Minister Counsellor Nguyen Phuong Tra, Deputy Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the United Nations, has called on the international community, including regional countries, to continue to support the political process in Haiti and to assist Haitian people in overcoming difficulties facing them at present.
Vietnam calls for cooperation to end instability in Africa’s Great Lakes region World

Vietnam calls for cooperation to end instability in Africa’s Great Lakes region

Regional and international cooperation are two crucial factors to wipe out security instability in Africa’s Great Lakes region in natural resources management, Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of the Vietnamese mission to the United Nations (UN), said at a video conference held by the UN Security Council on July 15 via the Arria-formula meeting.
ASEAN should be well-prepared for economic "headwinds" World

ASEAN should be well-prepared for economic "headwinds"

Member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) should prioritise progress on regional initiatives to cope with major economic headwinds in the context of increasing US-China trade tensions, according to eastasiaforum.org.
Central bank warns of P2P lending Business

Central bank warns of P2P lending

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has warned local people and firms to consider carefully and be cautious before taking part in peer-to-peer (P2P) lending as there are many potential risks related to the service.
ADB: Indonesia capable of responding to global instability World

ADB: Indonesia capable of responding to global instability

Indonesia’s economic growth is expected to continue to be robust in 2018 and 2019 amid global headwinds, according to an update of the Asian Development Bank (ADB)’s flagship annual economic publication, Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2018.
Man in Nghe An gets 20 years in jail for overthrow attempt Society

Man in Nghe An gets 20 years in jail for overthrow attempt

The People’s Court of the central province of Nghe An sentenced Le Dinh Luong to 20 years in jail for “attempting to overthrow the people’s administration” under Clause 1 of Article 79 and Articles 38, 39 and 92 of the 1999 Penal Code at the first-instance trial on August 16.