Category Archives: Politics

Nations optimistic of a denuclearised Korean Peninsula

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said on Tuesday that the agreement signed at a summit between the US and North Korea was a dramatic step forward.

In separated letters to US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, Mr Lee congratulated them on the successful conclusion of the summit, adding that this is a crucial first move in the long journey towards lasting peace and stability on a denuclearised Korean Peninsula.…

Da Nang honors excellent youths, youth union organizations

The Da Nang Youth Union on Sunday night honored 71 excellent young people and youth union organizations for following President Ho Chi Minh’s teachings in 2018.

The honorees have made great contributions to youth movements and instigated initiatives in scientific and technological application for socio-economic development.…

Pyongyang ready to give up nuclear arsenal: US Secretary of State

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Thursday that North Korean leader Kim Jong-un had personally informed him that Pyongyang is ready to give up its nuclear arsenal.

Pompeo told reporters at the White House that Kim indicated that he has prepared to denuclearize and understands that the current model doesn’t work.…

President Vladimir Putin holds online talk with citizens

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday answered his citizens’ questions on the Direct Line session on Russian TV channels.

Since 12am Wednesday, 1.5 million questions were sent to the show. This is Mr.…

NA Chairwoman holds talks with Micronesian Congress Speaker

Vietnam treasures the friendship and cooperative ties with Micronesia, said Chairwoman of the National Assembly, Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.

During her talks with Speaker of the Micronesian Congress, Wesley Simina, in Hanoi on Tuesday.…

Brexit: Britain will be ‘fully prepared’ for any no-deal exit from EU

The British government is confident there will be no Armageddon after Brexit, British Prime Minister Theresa May’s spokesman said on Monday, responding to a report that officials had predicted petrol, food and medicine shortages if there was no deal.…

Japan begins trial of Vietnamese girl’s murder

Japan’s Chiba District Court on Monday commenced the trial of a man accused of murdering a 9-year-old Vietnamese girl last year.

Yasumasa Shibuya, 46, was arrested in 2017 and charged with murder and abandonment of the victim’s body, after test results showed that DNA taken from Shibuya matched those of samples found on the victim’s body.…