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Vietnam calls in Russian experts to help preserve corpse of Ho Chi Minh

20 Jun 2019

HANOI Vietnam has formed a special team of experts, including four Russian scientists, to help preserve the embalmed body of the Communist-ruled state's founding leader, Ho Chi Minh, according to a written copy of the official decision seen by Reuters.

Vietnam ramps up pressure on Google's YouTube advertisers

12 Jun 2019

HANOI Vietnam has asked companies not to advertise on videos hosted by Google's YouTube that contain "anti-state propaganda," state media said on Wednesday, as the Southeast Asian country ramps up pressure on global tech giants.

Vietnam's Vingroup says new phone plant can make 125 million units a year

10 Jun 2019

HANOI Vingroup JSC, Vietnam's biggest listed firm by market value, said on Monday it has started work on a second smartphone factory with a capacity to produce 125 million units a year.

Birdies on a plane: Vietnam's Bamboo airways banks on golf resorts for success

16 May 2019

HANOI As Vietnam's aviation sector booms and passenger numbers rise at double-digit rates, local upstart Bamboo Airways is embracing what it hopes will be a novel way of standing out in a crowded market: Golf. | Video

Vietnam leader Nguyen Phu Trong suffering from illness

25 Apr 2019

HANOI Vietnamese leader Nguyen Phu Trong, the architect of the Southeast Asian country's anti-corruption drive, has been suffering from an unspecified illness, four diplomatic sources have told Reuters.

Clearing the fog: How Reuters covered the ups and downs of the Trump-Kim summit

05 Mar 2019

SEOUL/HANOI North Korea's leadership once said its decisions should be "cloaked in fog", Vietnam's ruling party keeps a tight rein on domestic media, and U.S. President Donald Trump relishes keeping the press guessing.

CORRECTED-Clearing the fog: How Reuters covered the ups and downs of the Trump-Kim summit

05 Mar 2019

SEOUL/HANOI, March 5 North Korea's leadership once said its decisions should be "cloaked in fog", Vietnam's ruling party keeps a tight rein on domestic media, and U.S. President Donald Trump relishes keeping the press guessing.

Inside the dying moments of the Trump-Kim summit at a Hanoi hotel

01 Mar 2019

HANOI U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un were supposed to tuck into a delicate meal of foie gras, snowfish and candied ginseng, prepared by North Korean and Western chefs, on the second day of their nuclear summit.

Inside the dying moments of the Trump-Kim summit at a Hanoi hotel

28 Feb 2019

HANOI U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un were supposed to tuck into a delicate meal of foie gras, snowfish and candied ginseng, prepared by North Korean and Western chefs, on the second day of their nuclear summit.

Inside the dying moments of the Trump-Kim summit at a Hanoi hotel

28 Feb 2019

HANOI U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un were supposed to tuck into a delicate meal of foie gras, snowfish and candied ginseng, prepared by North Korean and Western chefs, on the second day of their nuclear summit.

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