Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Monday (May 20) the "genocidal taunts" of US President Donald Trump will not "end Iran", as tensions spike between the two countries.
Asian nations failed to agree on maritime disputes in the South China Sea on Sunday after Cambodia blocked any mention to an international court ruling against Beijing in their statement, diplomats said.
Hopes of finding flight MH370's final resting place are "fading" and the massive three-nation search for the doomed jet will be suspended if nothing is found in the suspected crash zone, Malaysia, Australia and China said Friday.
500 elephants are being rehomed in Malawi in an attempt to manage populations.
After a major diplomatic set-back, a look back at how China got to this point.
Shortly after the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) final ruling on the case of Philippines with China on the South China Sea dispute, the international community has voiced support for the decision, calling on relevant parties to respect and abide by the ruling.
(VNF) - The Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) declared that China has no legal basis to claim historical rights to the “nine-dash line”.
Former Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmed Aboul-Gheit on July 3rd succeeds Nabil Al-Araby as Secretary-General of the Arab League.
A search vessel contracted by the Egyptian government has recovered all human remains under water at the crash site of EgyptAir flight MS804 in the Mediterranean, said Egypt’s Aircraft Accident Investigation Committee on July 3rd.
(VNF) - "In this unprecedented situation, UK's 2016 referendum, let me stress that we are clear and united in our response with regard to EU trade policy, the policy area that I am responsible for”, Commissioner for Trade, Ms Cecilia Malmström on EU Trade Policy has said.
(VNF) - “There's no hiding the fact that we wanted a different outcome of June 23rd's referendum. I am fully aware of how serious, or even dramatic, this moment is politically”, said EC President Donald Tusk in a recent press release.
Syrian Minister of Electricity Imad Khamis on June 22nd was appointed as the new Prime Minister by President Bashar al-Assad.
Nearly 100 people were killed and dozens injured on June 21st in a series of lightning strike in the India's states of Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and Jharkhand.
Severe rain on the night of June 20th has hit many parts of Thailand's capital Bangkok, causing flooding in many areas and worsening the already chaotic traffic during rush hour.
(VNF) - On June 17th, GE and EDF began operation of the first ever combined-cycle power plant equipped with GE’s air-cooled HA gas turbine in Bouchain (France), launching a new era of power generation technology and digital integration.
(VNF) - The World Bank is downgrading its 2016 global growth forecast to 2.4% from the 2.9% pace projected in January, due to sluggish growth in advanced economies, stubbornly low commodity prices, weak global trade, and diminishing capital flows.
The second meeting of the ASEAN Connectivity Coordinating Committee (ACCC) in 2016 and related meetings took place in Manado, Indonesia on May 29th-30th with Permanent Representative of Vietnam to ASEAN Nguyen Hoanh Nam in attendance.