Republicans aim to coax Trump toward House trade tax plan

Republicans aim to coax Trump toward House trade tax plan

Republicans in the US Congress hope to convince President-elect Donald Trump to support an untested strategy of using the tax code to promote exports while slashing corporate taxes, framing it as a way to fulfill his campaign promises to restore blue-collar jobs.

Belgium empowers security guards

Belgium empowers security guards

VOV.VN - The Belgian Ministry of Home Affairs has announced a detailed plan to extend security guards’ duties to empower them and reduce the workload of the police.

EU-Turkey relationship: continuing differences

EU-Turkey relationship: continuing differences

VOV.VN - The relationship between the European Union (EU) and Turkey has worsened recently with the sharp exchange of words. Distrust is preventing them from finding a common ground on regional issues.

After Trump and Brexit, EU to launch defense research plan

After Trump and Brexit, EU to launch defense research plan

The European Union will unveil its biggest defense research plan in more than a decade on November 30 to reverse billions of euros in cuts and send a message to US President-elect Donald Trump that Europe wants to pay for its own security.

Vietnam attends 9th APA session in Cambodia

Vietnam attends 9th APA session in Cambodia

VOV.VN- A Vietnamese delegation headed by National Assembly (NA) Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong is attending the 9th plenary of the Asian Parliamentary Assembly (APA-9) in Siem Reap, Cambodia along with 23 parliamentary delegations.

Colombian plane crash killed 76, police say

Colombian plane crash killed 76, police say

An airplane crash in Colombia has killed 76 people, the vast majority of the 81 passengers and crew who were on board the plane, the Colombian police said early on November 29.

Singapore conducts air defence exercise

Singapore conducts air defence exercise

The Singapore Minister of Defence announced on November 28 that the Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF) conducted an air defence exercise entitled "Exercise Vigilant Shield 2016" on November 28.

White House: No evidence has emerged about US voting fraud

White House: No evidence has emerged about US voting fraud

There has been no evidence of widespread election fraud in the Nov. 8 presidential contest, the White House said on November 28 in reaction to US President-elect Donald Trump's tweet over the weekend alleging millions of illegal votes and fraud in three states.

Syrian government drives rebels from swath of Aleppo

Syrian government drives rebels from swath of Aleppo

The Syrian army and its allies announced the capture of a large swath of eastern Aleppo from rebels on November 28 in an accelerating attack that threatens to crush the opposition in its most important urban stronghold.

'Viva Fidel!': Tens of thousands pay last respects to Cuba's Castro

'Viva Fidel!': Tens of thousands pay last respects to Cuba's Castro

Tens of thousands of Cubans, some wrapped in red, white and blue national flags, paid final respects in Havana on November 28 to Fidel Castro, who led a leftist revolution, ruled for half a century and resisted the United States throughout the Cold War.

Indonesia arrests militants in bomb attack plot

Indonesia arrests militants in bomb attack plot

Indonesia’s counterterrorism police arrested two Islamic State linked militants who allegedly planned bomb attacks at prominent places in Jakarta, including the Myanmar Embassy and government buildings.