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Trump says Vietnam-US trade should be a 'two-way street'

The U.S. president has also told his Vietnamese counterpart Tran Dai Quang he was prepared to mediate between claimants to the East Sea.

Vietnam has the lowest rate of adult obesity: global study

Only 1 percent of Vietnamese adults are obese.

Vietnam raises South China Sea concerns at ASEAN-US meeting

The move came as China's construction of military infrastructures on its artificial islands in the disputed waters is nearing completion.
May 06, 2017 | 09:11 am GMT+7

Asian nations pulled into China's orbit as Trump puts America first

Many Southeast Asian nations are leaning closer to China as the U.S. commitment to the region is being questioned.
May 01, 2017 | 04:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnam offers two visa options for US visitors

American tourists can now acquire single-entry visas again for only $25.
February 15, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

John Kerry begins farewell tour to Vietnam as successor talks tough on China

Analysts see little significance in the visit this time. Meanwhile, Trump and his team continue to take a tough line on China.
January 13, 2017 | 02:00 am GMT+7

Ho Chi Minh City sentences Malaysian to life imprisonment for killing US citizen

An argument between two former friends led to a murder that made headlines two years ago.
January 05, 2017 | 04:15 pm GMT+7

Vietnam leads Southeast Asia in number of students in US

The country ranked 6th globally with more than 21,000 students enrolling in American colleges and universities last year.
November 15, 2016 | 03:55 pm GMT+7

Vietnam puts US-led mammoth trade deal on backburner, but so what?

'Just good politics'.
September 23, 2016 | 05:00 am GMT+7

U.S. provides $26 million to help Vietnam fight HIV/AIDS

The U.S. Agency for International Development is continuing  its support for Vietnam's HIV and AIDS response.
July 28, 2016 | 05:09 pm GMT+7

Obama says Brexit talks must not harm "wobbly" world economy

U.S. President Barack Obama urges importance of avoiding doing "damage" to a "wobbly" world economy.
July 10, 2016 | 08:26 am GMT+7

Vietnam and U.S. have reached a new point of relationship: John Kerry

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday the relationship between Vietnam and the United States have reached a new level.
May 24, 2016 | 09:21 pm GMT+7

Philippines' Duterte calls for summit to solve South China Sea spat

The presumptive winner of the Philippine election on Monday said that if he became president he would settle rows over the South China Sea with multilateral talks that would ...
May 10, 2016 | 08:28 am GMT+7

U.S., other countries call for urgent action on steel overcapacity

The United States and seven other countries on Tuesday called for urgent action to address global steel overcapacity, a day after major steel producing countries failed to agree ...
April 20, 2016 | 08:06 am GMT+7

U.S. trade reps advise Vietnam on attracting more investment

U.S. Trade Representatives suggested local officials get out of the office and actively seek investors in order to improve business opportunities and attract investment from the ...
March 24, 2016 | 03:15 pm GMT+7