US rejects China’s claims to resources across most of East Sea World

US rejects China’s claims to resources across most of East Sea

US Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo affirmed on July 13 that the People’s Republic of China (PRC)’s claims to offshore resources across most of the South China Sea (called the East Sea in Vietnam) are completely unlawful, as is its campaign of bullying to control them.
Vietnam, US boost defence ties Politics

Vietnam, US boost defence ties

The Vietnam- US comprehensive partnership has flourished in all spheres over the past years, including security and national defence.
Vietnam’s H1 exports feel brunt of COVID-19 Business

Vietnam’s H1 exports feel brunt of COVID-19

Vietnam’s exports in the first half of 2020 totalled 121.2 billion USD, down 1.1 percent from the same period last year, as the COVID-19 has taken a serious bit out of the country’s economy, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
Vietnam on focus of African friends and partners World

Vietnam on focus of African friends and partners

Inspired by recent remarks from Vietnam’s Ambassador to South Africa Hoang Van Loi, about a forthcoming study visit to Vietnam by a group of African policy specialists and influencers, we have approached the Johannesburg-based organisers to justify our curiosity.
Two families of endangered langurs found in Quang Nam Environment

Two families of endangered langurs found in Quang Nam

Two families of 10 gray-shanked douc langurs (pygathrix cinerea) – a critically endangered (CR) species – have been newly found in the 30ha secondary forest in Tam My Tay commune of the central province of Quang Nam’s Nui Thanh district.