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US President to attend APEC summit in Da Nang

US President to attend APEC summit in Da Nang

US President Donald Trump will attend the APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting in Vietnam in November together with the US-ASEAN and East Asia meetings in the Philippines as well.

EU-VN trade treaty new focus after TPP-fallout

EU-VN trade treaty new focus after TPP-fallout

Vietnam’s hopes for a FTA-driven economic rise within ASEAN must now rely on the only free trade agreement seen as realistically achievable, the EU-Vietnam FTA, experts said at a conference held on February 16 in Ho Chi Minh City.

Gold price constant on God of Wealth Day

Gold price constant on God of Wealth Day

Gold price witnessed a gradual decrease following an initial high during the session of February 6, eventually becoming constant at VND37 million (US$1,666) per tael (1.2 oz).

Vietnam visits by foreign leaders in 2016

Vietnam visits by foreign leaders in 2016

VOV.VN - Vietnam welcomed many foreign leaders in 2016 including General Secretary of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party and President of Laos Bounnhang Volachith, US President Barrack Obama and France President Francois Hollande.

Trump moves to quickly fill his top Cabinet ranks

Trump moves to quickly fill his top Cabinet ranks

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump said he expected to have most members of his Cabinet announced next week, interviewing more candidates at Trump Tower for top jobs in his administration as he prepares to take office on Jan. 20.

Vietnam exporters fear protectionist Trump policy

Vietnam exporters fear protectionist Trump policy

The chairman of a company whose annual exports are worth nearly US$100 million, half of it to the US, said many Vietnamese exporters are deeply worried about the likely policies of US President-elect Donald Trump.

Battle for Aleppo escalates, U.N. sees 'bleak moment'

Battle for Aleppo escalates, U.N. sees 'bleak moment'

Syrian rebels fought fiercely with pro-government forces trying to advance into opposition-held areas of eastern Aleppo and warplanes kept up their bombardment of the area on November 18 in a renewed bid by Damascus to retake the entire city.

Obama embraces Merkel in Germany visit, prods Trump on Russia

Obama embraces Merkel in Germany visit, prods Trump on Russia

US President Barack Obama gave a strong endorsement of German Chancellor Angela Merkel on November 17 and used a visit to Berlin to warn Russia about consequences for intervening in the US election and prod Donald Trump to hold firm against Moscow.

Vietnam shares volatile on Trump worries

Vietnam shares volatile on Trump worries

Shares were volatile on the two local exchanges on November 11 with lower trading liquidity as investors worried over the potential economic policies from US president-elect Donald Trump.

US greets its 45th President

US greets its 45th President

VOV.VN - With 276 electoral votes against 218 votes for Hillary Clinton, Republican nominee Donald Trump has won the US Presidential election 2016 to become the 45th President of the US.

Protesters take to US streets over Trump victory

Protesters take to US streets over Trump victory

Throngs of demonstrators held marches across the United States on November 9 to protest Republican Donald Trump's surprise victory in the US presidential election, blasting his campaign rhetoric about immigrants, Muslims and other groups.

Clinton and Obama pledge to unite behind Trump presidency

Clinton and Obama pledge to unite behind Trump presidency

Republican Donald Trump put aside the celebrations and focused on November 9 on his 73-day transition to the White House as rival Hillary Clinton promised to bury the bitterness of their long presidential race and work to unify a divided country.

World in shock as Trump surges to victory in US

World in shock as Trump surges to victory in US

Governments from Asia to Europe reacted with stunned disbelief on November 9 to the victory of Donald Trump in the US presidential election, while populists hailed the result as a triumph of the people over a failed political establishment.