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.

Cambodia marks foundation of Salvation Front

Cambodia marks foundation of Salvation Front

A rally was held in Phnom Penh on December 2 to mark the 38th founding anniversary of the Kampuchean United Front for National Salvation (KUFNS or Salvation Front), the predecessor of the Solidarity Front for Development of the Cambodian Motherland.

Indonesian police arrest 10 over treason

Indonesian police arrest 10 over treason

Indonesian police have arrested 10 people, including activists, a former minister, public figures and a retired military officer, accused of of treason attempts, a police officer said on December 2.

China bolsters partnership with Laos

China bolsters partnership with Laos

Chinese President Xi Jinping met with Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith in Beijing on December 1, vowing to deepen the comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership between the two countries.

Thailand has new king

Thailand has new king

Thai Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn proclaimed himself as the new king of Thailand in a televised ceremony on December 1 after accepting an invitation from the parliament to ascend the throne.

ROK imposes unilateral sanctions on DPRK

ROK imposes unilateral sanctions on DPRK

The Republic of Korea (ROK) blacklisted senior Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) officials, including leader Kim Jong Un's top aides, on December 2 in fresh unilateral sanctions over Pyongyang's nuclear and ballistic missile tests.

Italy prior to a referendum

Italy prior to a referendum

VOV.VN - Italian people will vote for or against constitutional reforms on December 4. The referendum result will impact Prime Minister Matteo Renzi’s political career and Italy’s political stability.

China refurbishes Forbidden City walls

China refurbishes Forbidden City walls

VOV.VN - Walls used to protect the Chinese Emperors have weakened with many loose bricks and cracks. Last weekend, work began on repairing the walls of the Forbidden City, the former imperial palace.

Grim Hollande says he won't seek second term as French president

Grim Hollande says he won't seek second term as French president

President Francois Hollande shocked France on December 1 by announcing he would not seek a second term next year, acknowledging his deep unpopularity and making way for another leftist candidate to take on conservative Francois Fillon and far-right leader Marine Le Pen.

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi visits Singapore

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi visits Singapore

Myanmar State Counselor Auang San Suu Kyi, also Minister of Foreign Affairs, arrived in Singapore on November 30 for a three-day official visit.