Thao would also receive cash and cash equivalents, gold and foreign currency belonging to TNG that have been deposited at banks totaling VND1.76 trillion ($75.57 million). Vu was liable to pay the difference in assets to Thao, valued at VND1.22 trillion ($52.38 million), the court had ruled. … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s Coffee Queen abdicates Trung Nguyen throne
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Hanoi (VNA) – The High Representative of the European Union (EU) for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Josep Borrell Fontelles has invited Vietnam to send peacekeeping officers to join the EU training mission in Central Africa Republic. The request was made in a letter that Deputy Managing Director for Asia and the Pacific in the European External Action Service (EEAS) Paola Pampaloni handed over to Deputy Defence Minister Nguyen Chi Vinh at their meeting in Hanoi on February 18. Vinh noted that the defence cooperation between Vietnam and the EU has received attention from both sides, as seen in the signing of the agreement on the establishment of a framework for Vietnam’s participation in crisis management activities of the EU (named the Framework Participation Agreement (FPA)) in October 2019. According to the Vietnamese official, along with the Vietnam – EU Comprehensive Partnership and Cooperation Framework Agreement (PCA),the … [Read more...] about Vietnam invited to join EU training mission in Central Africa Republic
Singapore (VNA) – Facebook on February 18 disabled access to the States Times Review (STR) Facebook page, making it unavailable to users in Singapore as the page published falsehoods on various issues in the country, including the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak. The social media giant was asked to do so on February 17 by the office overseeing the Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Act (POFMA). The STR Facebook page, run by Singaporean Alex Tan who says he is an Australian citizen based overseas, has received three correction directions under the fake news law since last November. Two had to do with the virus outbreak. After Tan ignored all the directions, the STR page was designated a declared online site on February 15, and barred from receiving any financial benefit, among others. Despite this, he did not comply with the rules under POFMA, and the authorities then issued an order for Facebook to disable access to the page for Singapore users. … [Read more...] about Facebook blocks users’ access to States Times Review page in Singapore
Pig rearing has played a very important role in the country’s social security. That’s why right from October 2019, the MARD adopted a plan to multiply the pig herds. However, in reality, many localities already started to multiply their pig herds from July, 2019. Yet, in my opinion, by the year 2021, we will be able to have the size of our pig herd as that of the year before the African swine fever hit Vietnam. … [Read more...] about When will the pig raising restore to normal?
Hanoi (VNA) - A meeting of the ASEAN Defence Senior Officials' Meeting Working Group (ADSOM WG) was held on February 18 in the framework of the 2020 ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting Retreat (ADMM Retreat) in Hanoi. The meeting was attended by defence officials from ASEAN countries and representatives from the ASEAN Secretariat. Following up on the ADSOM WG meeting in Da Nang last January, this ADSOM WG meeting reviewed and completed documents and contents of the ADMM Retreat to take place on February 19, particularly a thematic statement of ASEAN Defence Ministers on defence cooperation in response to epidemics. Participants at the ADSOM WG reached consensus that such a statement is necessary and timely in the context of complicated developments of the COVID-19 epidemic. The working group also looked into defence-military activities and events during 2020, the year Vietnam holds the ASEAN Chairmanship./. … [Read more...] about ASEAN Defence Senior Officials’ Meeting Working Group meets in Hanoi