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Major online newspaper suspended for three months in Vietnam

Prominent news site Tuoi Tre Online has been suspended after the Press Authority deemed it had published “untrue,” “nationally divisive” content.

Vietnam's information minister punished in TV station acquisition case

The Party has acted against incumbent and former information ministers for serious violations in the illegal ...

Vietnam to oversee correction of Facebook map error

Vietnam's PM has asked the information minister to oversee final resolution of the imbroglio over an inaccurate map of Vietnam carried by Facebook.
July 10, 2018 | 07:38 pm GMT+7

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to visit Vietnam on Sunday

The visit will discuss ways to further the two countries’ strategic partnership, as well as global and regional issues.
July 06, 2018 | 09:08 am GMT+7

Vietnam needs to embrace its history fully

Our history is riddled with ‘gaps’ of missing info, and we are to blame.
June 29, 2018 | 10:25 am GMT+7

Malaysia power shift hits China infrastructure drive

Long-ruling coalition was turfed out of power last month by voters disgusted at allegations of corruption.
June 17, 2018 | 11:41 am GMT+7

Indonesian parents wait for justice 20 years after Suharto's fall

The 1998 economic crisis infested Indonesia with riots and protests, killing over 1,000.
May 21, 2018 | 10:06 am GMT+7

Supreme Court appears ready to uphold Trump's travel ban

The president said the ban is needed to protect the US from attacks by Islamic militants.
April 26, 2018 | 08:51 am GMT+7

Decades after war, Vietnam threatened by 800,000 tons of explosives

Authorities say it may take more than a century to clear the country of the deadly legacy of war.
April 02, 2018 | 03:39 pm GMT+7

Xi's trusted 'firefighter' lieutenant becomes China's vice president

Xi was also re-elected president by parliament, with no votes cast against him.
March 17, 2018 | 11:20 am GMT+7

Trump signs US-Taiwan travel bill; China 'strongly dissatisfied'

The United States does not have formal ties with Taiwan but is required by law to help it with self-defense and is the island's primary source of weapons.
March 17, 2018 | 08:43 am GMT+7

Indonesia wants Australia as full ASEAN member

Australia has been a dialogue partner of ASEAN, which groups 10 Southeast Asian nations, since 1974.
March 16, 2018 | 11:37 am GMT+7

Vietnam, New Zealand pave way for strategic partnership to boost all-round cooperation

Leaders from both countries are backing education and trade to drive their relationship to the next level.
March 14, 2018 | 03:48 pm GMT+7

Facebook removes, then restores anti-immigrant video posted by Hungarian politician

Facebook and other networks have in many countries surpassed traditional media as a way for politicians to reach voters.
March 08, 2018 | 08:44 am GMT+7

Vietnam's top Communist Party official retires early due to health reasons

Politburo member Dinh The Huynh was the executive secretary of the Party's Secretariat and chaired the Central Theoretical Council.
March 05, 2018 | 09:19 pm GMT+7
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