Daily Archives: August 21, 2017

Attack in Barcelona carried out by lone suspect

Catalonia Police Chief Josep Lluis Trapero says the attack in Barcelona last week was carried out by one unidentified suspect.

Police say they found more than 120 gas canisters in a house in Alcanar, where suspects in last week’s twin assaults in Spain were believed to be building bombs for “one or more” attacks in Barcelona.…

Career Day tightens bonds among

A career day in New York was the highlight of an annual event hosted last weekend by the Vietnamese Youth and Student Association in the US to promote friendship and solidarity among Vietnamese students there.…

Syrian President: No relations with Syria for countries backing rebels

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said on Sunday that countries that want to reopen embassies in Damascus or resume ties with Syria’s government must end their support for Syria’s rebels.

In a speech to members of Syria’s diplomatic corps broadcast on state TV, Mr.…

Ca Pass road tunnel opens to traffic

Vietnam’s Ca Pass road tunnel, the country’s most modern tunnel route, officially opened to traffic on Monday.

The road, which links Phu Yen and Khanh Hoa province and took 6 years to complete, was built under public-private partnership.…

Ca Pass road tunnel opens to traffic

Vietnam’s Ca Pass road tunnel, the country’s most modern tunnel route, officially opened to traffic on Monday.

The road, which links Phu Yen and Khanh Hoa province and took 6 years to complete, was built under public-private partnership.…

Philippine singer wins ASEAN+3 Song Contest

Singer Darlin Joy Bate from the Philippines defeated 9 others to win the ASEAN+3 Song Contest, hosted by Radio the Voice of Vietnam (VOV) in Thanh Hoa province.

In his address at the finale on Sunday, VOV President Nguyen The Ky said the first ASEAN+3 Song Contest fostered cultural exchange for friendship, cooperation, and development between ASEAN members and other countries.…

Bui Vien becomes Ho Chi Minh City’s second pedestrian street

Bui Vien street in Ho Chi Minh City’s District 1 was closed to all but pedestrians on Sunday night, becoming the second walking street in the city after Nguyen Hue, which was made a pedestrian street in 2015.…