Vietnamese star Son Tung M-TP to host Vietnam tour

Singer Son Tung M-TP will perform his hits and new songs at his upcoming Sky Tour that will be held in three major cities – HCM City, Da Nang and Hanoi. — Photo M-TP Facebook In his trans-Viet Nam tour, the singer will perform his hits like Hãy Trao Cho Anh (Give It to Me) […]


In response to the appeal of the Party General Secretary and President, Directives of the Politburo, the Party Central Committee’ Secretariat, the Prime Minister, and decrees of the Government on carrying out the dual tasks of fighting COVID-19 pandemic and boosting socio-economic development, Hanoi has put the outbreak under control, supported business and investment activities, […]

Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia September 10

After arriving at Tan Son Nhat airport in Ho Chi Minh City on Flight VN28 from Ukraine on September 1, they were put under quarantine in the southern province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau.

Malaysia, China enhance bilateral cooperation

Kuala Lumpur (VNA) – Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin met with visiting Chinese State Councilor and Defense Minister Wei Fenghe in Kuala Lumpur on September 7, during which they discussed cooperation between the two countries. Muhyiddin congratulated China on its success in containing the COVID-19 outbreak. With the support from China, Malaysia has become one […]

Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia September 12

ADB Financial Sector Specialist for Southeast Asia Benita Ainabe said the Disaster Resilience Improvement Programme will support government policy reforms aimed at ensuring the government to quickly address the needs of vulnerable segments of the population following disasters. It will also strengthen the Philippines’ overall response to disasters and pandemics.

Indonesia, Malaysia record new COVID-19 cases

Hanoi (VNA) – Indonesia and Malaysia reported new cases of COVID-19 on September 9. In Indonesia, the increase was 3,307, bringing up the total national tally to 203,342. The death toll also climbed to 8,336 with the addition of 106 deaths on the day, said the country’s Health Ministry, adding the number of recoveries was […]

Rare turtle returned to sea after escaping dining table in Vietnam

Fishermen rescue rare turtle in central Vietnam 200 rare turtles die on smugglers’ boat heading from Malaysia to Vietnam A critically endangered sea turtle almost ended up on a drinking table in central Vietnam had it not been for a vigilant restaurant owner who noticed that it looked rare and informed authorities.

Vietnam suspends national team call-up as World Cup Asian qualifiers delayed again

“With the aim of protecting the health and safety of all participants, FIFA and the AFC will continue to work together to closely monitor the situation in the region and to identify new dates for the respective qualifying matches,” the statement said.


Le Thi Huynh Mai, director of the city Department of Planning and Investment, said the total retail sales of goods and service revenue during the period reached about VND827 trillion, down 3.3 per cent from the same period last year, while total budget revenue was more than VND216.7 trillion, down 17.37 per cent over the […]

China, Vietnam Try to Make Amends After Stormy Start to 2020

Vietnam and China contest sovereignty over the 3.5 million-square-meter waterway that’s prized for energy reserves and fisheries. Brunei, Malaysia, the Philippines and Taiwan dispute the Chinese claims as well.  China has strengthened its control over the past decade by landfilling tiny islets for military use.