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N. Korean leader in Hanoi for talks with Trump

N. Korean leader in Hanoi for talks with Trump

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un checked into a Hanoi hotel Tuesday on the eve of his summit with U.S. President Donald Trump expected to focus on trading his nuclear program for economic and political rewards. A bulletproof Mercedes S600 Pullman Guard carrying Kim arrived at the five-star Melia hotel in downtown Hanoi after a two-hour, […]

(2nd LD) (US-NK summit) Kim’s train runs in inland China for summit with Trump

(2nd LD) (US-NK summit) Kim’s train runs in inland China for summit with Trump

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s special train arrived in the central Chinese town of Changsha on Monday on its way to Vietnam for a summit with U.S. President Donald Trump later this week, a source said. The train arrived in Changsha of Hunan Province around 1:10 p.m. after passing through the city of Wuhan earlier […]

North Korea can learn economy from Hanoi

North Korea can learn economy from Hanoi

Vietnam’s capital of Hanoi can present a potential economic model for North Korea as it seeks to abandon its nuclear program in favor of economic development. Vietnam has been selected as the venue for the second summit between the leaders of North Korea and the U.S. as the country has friendly relations with both. Yet […]

The Appalling Cost of Western Hubris

The Appalling Cost of Western Hubris

Given the vast literature on the Indochina wars, whether the French colonial conflict of 1945 to 1954 or the US war with North Vietnam of 1954 to 1975, it might be asked why the need for another study of a familiar subject. The value of this new, magisterial account, which has justly received plaudits from […]

“Salt of the Jungle” Exhibition to commemorate Korea-Vietnam diplomatic relations

“Salt of the Jungle” Exhibition to commemorate Korea-Vietnam diplomatic relations

  Salt of the Jungle Exhibition,  (open August-October) created to commemorate the 25th anniversary of Korea-Vietnam diplomatic relations, is hosted by the Korea Foundation Gallery in Seoul, focusing on the perspectives of young Korean and Vietnamese artists who shared similar historical moments and experiences. Both countries faced rapid changes in the past 30 years. On […]

Iran and Vietnam cancel visa regime

Iran and Vietnam cancel visa regime

Iran and Vietnam have signed two documents for bilateral cooperation in the presence of the Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang, Vestnik Kavkaza reports. The first document was signed by the Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Vietnamese counterpart Phạm Binh Minh. The agreement calls for lifting visa issuance […]

Streets In Ho Chi Minh City Flooded By Heavy Rain

Streets In Ho Chi Minh City Flooded By Heavy Rain

Students wade through a flooded street in Binh Tan District in Ho Chi Minh City, southern Vietnam, Oct. 3, 2012. (Xinhua/VNA)(dzl) Local residents ride motorcycles on a flooded street in Binh Tan District in Ho Chi Minh City, southern Vietnam, Oct. 3, 2012. (Xinhua/VNA) news@theasian.asia

“Vietnam actively contributes to UNESCO’s operation”

Vietnam actively contributes to UNESCO’s operation, Vietnamese official HANOI, June 16 (Xinhua) — Vietnam has made active contributions to the operations of UNESCO in the country and the world, said Nguyen Thanh Son, Deputy Foreign Minister, Chairman of the Vietnam National Commission for UNESCO during the opening of the consultation meeting of Asia-Pacific region on […]

Major news in Vietnam on Jun 4

<Top N> Major news in Vietnam on Jun 4

Top news in <Vietnam Plus>: Almost 1 million students sit graduation exams  news@theasian.asia

Worsening Traffic Jam In Hanoi

Worsening Traffic Jam In Hanoi

In this photo taken Monday, May 21, 2012, motorcyclists drive in rush hour on La Thanh street which is one of the worst traffic jam roads, in Hanoi, Vietnam. The project of expanding the street is delayed for years due to the disagreement of compensation rates that the government offered to the residents. Experts and […]

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