HANOI/MANILA Vietnam scrambled to evacuate thousands of people from their homes as tropical storm Saudel approached on Wednesday, bringing more misery for a country that has endured weeks of heavy rains and floods that have killed over 100 people.
HANOI/MANILA Authorities in Vietnam and the Philippines braced on Tuesday for a tropical storm that could bring flooding and landslides in both countries, as the death toll in Vietnam from weeks of adverse weather rose to 105, with dozens still missing. | Video
HANOI, Oct 15 Vietnam's central bank governor Le
Minh Hung has been appointed to a senior role in the ruling
Communist Party, the government said on Thursday, without naming
HANOI/BANDAR LAMPUNG, Indonesia, Oct 15 Coffee
plants in Vietnam suffered no harm from the tropical storm
sweeping through the country, while premiums in Indonesia rose
as supplies tightened at the end of the harvest, traders said on
HANOI/BANDAR LAMPUNG, Indonesia, Oct 8 Coffee
prices in Vietnam fell for the third consecutive week following
a drop in London prices, while premiums in Indonesia widened to
compensate for lower benchmark price, traders said on Thursday.
HANOI Vietnam said on Thursday that military drills conducted this week by Beijing in the South China Sea will hurt negotiations on a regional maritime code of conduct (COC) for the disputed waters.
HANOI/BANDAR LAMPUNG, Indonesia, Oct 1 Vietnam's
domestic coffee prices dropped for the second week on weak
global cues, while Indonesia's premiums stayed firm as some
farmers held their beans stocks instead of selling them, traders
said on Thursday.
HANOI/BANDAR LAMPUNG, Indonesia, Sept 24 Trading
activities remained tepid in Vietnam as traders await new crop
season, while premiums in both markets widened this week to
compensate for subdued London prices, traders said on Thursday.
HANOI/BANDAR LAMPUNG, Indonesia, Sept 17 Coffee
trading continued on a sluggish note this week in Vietnam due to
a shortage of beans, with traders awaiting the new crop season
that begins next month.
HANOI The United States said it would provide at least $153 million (119.43 million pounds) to Mekong countries for collaborative projects in the region, Vietnamese state television (VTV) reported on Friday, citing U.S. State Department officials.