Vietnam Time
11/20/2018 12:22:38 PM

Rubella infections across Japan raise concerns: Report

An outbreak of rubella across Japan is raising concerns, with authorities calling for people to get vaccinated to stem a growing number of cases, local media reported.

  • US identifies USD 50b in Chinese imports facing tariffs

    US identifies USD 50b in Chinese imports facing tariffs

    Public: 4/4/2018 9:01:54 AM

    U.S. officials published on Tuesday (April 3rd) a list of USD 50 billion in Chinese imports set to be targeted by US tariffs, the latest move in President Donald Trump's simmering trade confrontation with Beijing.

  • Kim Jong Un 'deeply moved' by K-pop concert: KCNA

    Kim Jong Un 'deeply moved' by K-pop concert: KCNA

    Public: 4/2/2018 4:35:24 PM

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un smiled, clapped and said he was "deeply moved" by a rare performance by South Korean K-pop stars in Pyongyang, state media reported Monday (April 2nd).

  • China slaps retaliatory tariffs on 128 US imports

    China slaps retaliatory tariffs on 128 US imports

    Public: 4/2/2018 9:04:09 AM

    China on Monday (April 2nd) imposed new tariffs on 128 U.S. imports worth USD 3 billion, including fruit and pork, in retaliation to U.S. duties on steel and aluminium, fuelling fears of a trade war.

  • Russia retaliates with mass expulsion of diplomats, consulate closure

    Russia retaliates with mass expulsion of diplomats, consulate closure

    Public: 3/30/2018 9:44:34 AM

    Russia on Thursday (March 29th) announced a mass expulsion of U.S. diplomats and the closure of the U.S. consulate in Saint Petersburg in retaliation to coordinated moves by Western countries to isolate Moscow in the wake of the poisoning of a former double agent in Britain.

  • Egypt's Sisi wins second term with 92% of vote

    Egypt's Sisi wins second term with 92% of vote

    Public: 3/30/2018 9:33:51 AM

    Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has been re-elected for a second term with about 92 per cent of the vote, preliminary results showed on Thursday (March 29), with just over 40 per cent of voters casting ballots.

  • North, South Korea to hold summit on April 27: Seoul

    North, South Korea to hold summit on April 27: Seoul

    Public: 3/29/2018 2:39:59 PM

    North and South Korea will hold their first summit in more than a decade on April 27th, South Korean government officials who held high-level talks with their North Korean counterparts on Thursday (March 29th) said.

  • N. Korea’s Kim makes surprise visit to Beijing, meets China’s Xi

    N. Korea’s Kim makes surprise visit to Beijing, meets China’s Xi

    Public: 3/28/2018 2:14:33 PM

    North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has visited China at the invitation of President Xi Jinping and reaffirmed his commitment to denuclearisation during their first summit, the two countries’ media said Wednesday.

  • US expels 60 Russians as allies back Britain in spy row

    US expels 60 Russians as allies back Britain in spy row

    Public: 3/26/2018 11:29:18 PM

    The United States joined Britain's allies in Europe and around the world Monday (March 26) in expelling scores of suspected Russian spies in response to a nerve agent attack.

  • Shopping mall blaze in Siberia kills at least 53

    Shopping mall blaze in Siberia kills at least 53

    Public: 3/26/2018 2:14:20 PM

    At least 53 people were killed by a fire in a shopping mall in the Siberian city of Kemerovo, Russia's Emergency Situations Ministry said on Monday (March 26).

  • China strikes back in trade spat, aims tariffs at USD 3 billion of US goods

    China strikes back in trade spat, aims tariffs at USD 3 billion of US goods

    Public: 3/23/2018 8:53:05 AM

    China unveiled plans on Friday (Mar 23) to impose tariffs on up to USD 3 billion of U.S. imports in retaliation against U.S. tariffs on Chinese steel and aluminium products, as the world's two largest economies stood on the brink of a trade war.

  • The Vietnam war is over, the Bombs remain

    The Vietnam war is over, the Bombs remain

    Public: 3/22/2018 11:04:24 AM

    Shading my eyes from the bright sun, I stared into the bomb crater amid the verdant rice paddies. While it had been nearly 50 years since the last American planes riddled the countryside near Danang in central Vietnam, craters still pockmark the land.

  • Kremlin condemns British ambassador's decision to skip spy briefing

    Kremlin condemns British ambassador's decision to skip spy briefing

    Public: 3/22/2018 9:12:38 AM

    The Kremlin said on Wednesday (Mar 21) that a decision by the British ambassador to skip a Russian briefing on the poisoning of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter in Britain showed London was unwilling to listen to Moscow's side of the story.

  • South Korea's President says three-way summit with North Korea, U.S. possible

    South Korea's President says three-way summit with North Korea, U.S. possible

    Public: 3/21/2018 1:37:37 PM

    South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Wednesday a three-way summit with North Korea and the United States is possible and that talks should aim for an end to the nuclear threat on the Korean peninsula.

  • South Korea to send K-pop singers to Pyongyang in late March

    South Korea to send K-pop singers to Pyongyang in late March

    Public: 3/21/2018 8:23:13 AM

    A group of South Korea's K-pop singers will visit Pyongyang from Mar 31, the South said on Tuesday (Mar 20), a reciprocal visit after North Korea sent performers to the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.

  • Ukrainian pilot blamed for MH17 'kills himself'

    Ukrainian pilot blamed for MH17 'kills himself'

    Public: 3/20/2018 10:48:55 AM

    Ukrainian pilot falsely accused by Russia of shooting down the MH17 airliner has reportedly taken his own life.

  • Putin cruises to landslide election win

    Putin cruises to landslide election win

    Public: 3/19/2018 8:18:46 AM

    Vladimir Putin cruised to victory in Russia's presidential election on Sunday (Mar 18), giving him at least another six years in power.

Video