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Asian, African scholars discuss climate change

Asian, African scholars discuss climate change

Over 70 scientists and policymakers from Asian and African countries discussed ways to cope with climate change, ensure regional food security and natural resource management at a seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on September 21.

US, China hold cordial talks at Asian security meeting

US, China hold cordial talks at Asian security meeting

The defense ministers of the United States and China held talks in Singapore on June 3 which aides described as cordial, as Malaysia's prime minister called for the region to avoid taking sides and slipping into another version of the Cold War.

Defence Minister attends Asian security talks

Defence Minister attends Asian security talks

A high-ranking military delegation led by Defence Minister General Phung Quang Thanh arrived in Singapore on June 2 to attend the 10th International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) Asian Security Summit, which opened on June 3.

Vietnam international film fest focuses on Asian pictures

Vietnam's first international film festival will be held in Hanoi from October 17-21 to celebrate the capital's millennium, said Le Ngoc Minh, deputy director of the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism's Cinema Department.

Asian girls’ volleyball comes to HCM City

Asian girls’ volleyball comes to HCM City

A total of 15 volleyball teams from countries and territories in the Asia-Pacific region will take part in the Asian Youth Girls’ Volleyball Championship to be held in Ho Chi Minh City from September 12-20.

Asian, European journalists discuss global crisis

Asian and European journalists and financial experts are gathering in Hanoi to discuss the impact of the global financial crisis, the urgency of the two continents’ cooperation in dealing with those challenges as well as the world’s post-crisis future.

Vietnam attends Asian film week in Tanzania

Two Vietnamese films, “Ao lua Ha Dong” (White Silk Dress) and “Nhung cam xuc Hanoi” (Feelings about Hanoi) won the hearts of cinema lovers at the fourth Asian Film Festival held in Tanzania from March 20-27.