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Condolences extended to Indonesia over tsunami

Politics

Condolences extended to Indonesia over tsunami

Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong, and Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on December 23 conveyed their condolences to Indonesian President Joko Widodo over the massive material and human losses caused by the deadly tsunami that devastated Indonesia’s Banten and Lampung provinces on December 22.

Almost 500 flights cancelled due to volcanic eruption in Bali

World

Almost 500 flights cancelled due to volcanic eruption in Bali

At least 445 flights had been cancelled as of November 28 due to volcanic eruption of Mount Agung, affecting more than 90,000 passengers to and from Ngurah Rai International Airport in Indonesia’s Bali resort island, a top holiday destination that attracts millions of foreign tourists every year.

Indonesia fears volcanic eruption in Bali

World

Indonesia fears volcanic eruption in Bali

Indonesian authorities have raised alert levels for a volcano on the country’s resort island of Bali after hundreds of small tremors triggered fears that it could erupt for the first time in more than 50 years.