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Vietnam registers 268 standby army engineers at UN

Hanoi Vietnam has registered some 268 strong standby army engineers to join the United Nations (UN)’s peacekeeping mission in South Sudan after the Defence Minister agreed in principle to dispatch an engineer troop in replacement of the UK’s in 2020.…

Mekong Delta enjoys good start to rice harvest

HCM City (VNS/VNA) – Farmers in the Mekong Delta have begun harvesting the winter�spring rice crop in areas where it was sowed early, and yields are high.

Nguyen Van Phuc of Dong Thap province’s Thap Muoi district said he planted IR 50404 rice this time and got a yield of seven tonnes per hectare, higher than last year.…

UK, Russia hold first high-level talks in over a year

Senior diplomats from Britain and Russia met in Germany on Saturday in the highest-level contact between the two countries since an alleged nerve agent attack in Britain last March froze diplomatic relations.…

Roads Directorate to examine Dau Giay toll station

Hanoi (VNA) � The Directorate for Roads of Vietnam (DRVN) decided to set up a team to probe into toll collection activities at Dau Giay station on Ho Chi Minh City-Long Thanh-Dau Giay expressway, said DRVN General Director Nguyen Van Huyen on February 16.…

Exciting Wrestling Festival in Sinh village

On February 14th (the 10th day of the first lunar month), Sinh village Wrestling Festival was launched at Phu Mau commune, Phu Vang district. The event attracted thousands of local as well as far and near visitor.…

Pompeo: US aims to ‘get as far down the road as we can’ with North Korea

The United States aims to get as far down the road as we can ahead of a summit with North Korea in Vietnam this month, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Thursday, Trend reports with reference to Reuters.…

Hanoi Summit Sparks Optimism, But Called Moment of Truth

SEOUL The second summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in roughly two weeks is being seen by some as cause for optimism, but also as a moment of truth.…