Liberia fights Ebola in capital, W. Africa toll tops 1,200

Liberia fights Ebola in capital, W....

MONROVIA/GENEVA, Aug 19 - Liberia battled on Tuesday to halt the spread of the Ebola disease in its crowded, run-down oceanside capital Monrovia, ...

Hungary celebrates close ties with Viet Nam

Hungary celebrates close ties with ...

August 20th is one of the most important national holidays in Hungary. On the occasion of the National Day, the country's Ambassador Eszter Torda writ...

Failed attempt: Ninh Binh's midfielder Le Van Thang (left) tries to steal a ball from midfielder Wan Chun of Kitchee during their AFC Cup's quarter-finals. Ninh Binh lost 2-4.

Ninh Binh defeated in first leg

HCM CITY  — Viet Nam's Ninh Binh FC face a high risk of exiting the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Cup after losing 2-4 to Kitchee of Hong Kong at...

The Hung Duc Joint Stock Company has been fined VND80 million (US$4,000) by the Quang Binh People's Committee for causing environmental pollution.

Quang Binh fines company for causin...

QUANG BINH — The Hung Duc Joint Stock Company has been fined VND80 million (US$4,000) by the Quang Binh People's Committee for causing environmental p...

Politics

Visiting Cambodian National Assembly (NA) chairman Heng Samrin said in Hanoi on Monday that he hope Cambodia and Vietnam will foster cooperation to increase two-way trade to much more than the current US$2.5 billion.

Cambodia wishes to boost trade with Vietnam to over $2.5bn

Visiting Cambodian National Assembly (NA) chairman Heng Samrin said in Hanoi on Monday that he hope Cambodia and Vietnam will foster coopera...

International

National Guard called in after second night of chaos in Ferguson, Missouri

National Guard called in after second night of chaos in Ferguson, Missouri

Missouri's governor said on Monday he would send the National Guard into the St. Louis suburb of Fer...

Society

A Japanese-Vietnamese contractor consortium on Sunday started the construction of a bridge – Van Thanh – which is part of a Ho Chi Minh City metro line, the first of its kind in Vietnam.

Construction work begins on bridge of Vietnam’s 1st metro line

A Japanese-Vietnamese contractor consortium on Sunday started the construction of a bridge – Van Thanh – which is part of a Ho Chi Minh City...

Travel

Main course: Served on butcher's blocks, the dishes offer rich cuisine in balanced portions

Tay Ho eatery serves up Polish with flair

One of the newest additions to trendy Tay Ho District, Pyza upgrades Poland's traditional meat-and-potatoes fare. Elisabeth Rosen reports. ...

Sports

Failed attempt: Ninh Binh's midfielder Le Van Thang (left) tries to steal a ball from midfielder Wan Chun of Kitchee during their AFC Cup's quarter-finals. Ninh Binh lost 2-4.

Ninh Binh defeated in first leg

HCM CITY  — Viet Nam's Ninh Binh FC face a high risk of exiting the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Cup after losing 2-4 to Kitchee of Ho...