Thu, 21 Mar 2019

Vietnam Court Jails Activist For 2 Years Over Facebook Posts

A court in the southern Vietnamese district of Binh Thuy sentenced activist and Facebook commentator Le Minh The to two ...

A Tale of Two Defendants: One Freed, One Still on Trial

When Indonesian Siti Aisyah was brought to the Sepang court to be charged for the murder of North Korean Kim ...

Laos Deputy Prime Minister Blames PNPC Dam Collapse on Poor Planning

Laos deputy prime minister has identified poor soil analysis for a fatal hydropower dam collapse, often described as the countrys ...

Giggs determined to win over Wales doubters

London - Ryan Giggs is determined to win over his doubters and believes that the 2020 European Championship campaign will ...

Authorities Shut Down Three Chinese-Owned Clinics in Laos

Authorities have ordered the closure of three Chinese clinics this month in the northern Laotian province of Luang Namtha after ...

North Korea, US Spar Over Sanctions

North Korea believes there are no legitimate reasons to maintain sanctions against the country since it has not conducted nuclear ...

Decline of Hakka in Southern China Shows Bigger Problems Ahead

HONG KONG - At Damon Huangs family home in Shakou, a small town in southern China, its not uncommon to ...

Tighten N. Korea Sanctions by Targeting Banks, Experts Say

The United States needs to target banks that facilitate illicit transactions for Pyongyang to increase sanction pressure on North Korea ...

India, Pakistan Threatened to Use Missiles on Each Other

NEW DELHI/ISLAMABAD - The sparring between India and Pakistan last month threatened to spiral out of control and only interventions ...

UN Special Rapporteur to Visit Laos to Examine Poverty, Rights Issues

Laos has made impressive progress in reducing poverty, but still has a long way to go, as one quarter of ...

Environmental Protection chief: Unsafe water biggest threat - WHAM

Environmental Protection chief: Unsafe water biggest threat 13WHAM-TV WASHINGTON (AP) The Environmental Protection Agency's new administrator says unsafe drinking water ...

Woman accused of abusing adopted children, forcing them to star in YouTube videos - WCYB

Woman accused of abusing adopted children, forcing them to star in YouTube videos WCYB A woman in Arizona was arrested ...

Vietnamese boy crossing the road almost gets hit by car

Vietnamese boy crossing the road almost gets hit by car Daily Mail This gasp-inducing video shows dash cam footage of ...

Church: Two LDS volunteers released from detention in Russia - KSNV

Church: Two LDS volunteers released from detention in Russia News3LV Two volunteers with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day ...

Ex-Vietnamese voluntary soldiers visit Cambodia - Vietnam (VietnamPlus)

Ex-Vietnamese voluntary soldiers visit Cambodia - Vietnam+ http:-en.vietnamplus.vn- Phnom Penh (VNA) - First Vice President of the Cambodian Senate Sim ...

Raucous spring break crowds stressing Miami Beach officials

Raucous spring break crowds stressing Miami Beach officials KTXS MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) The Miami Beach Police Department says additional ...

Trial of Dallas officer who shot man in his own apartment set to start Aug. 12 - KMTR

Trial of Dallas officer who shot man in his own apartment set to start Aug. 12 nbc16.com A date has ...

Vietnamese Single Dad Sells Home So Daughters Can Study in the U.S., But They Never Visit Him

Vietnamese Single Dad Sells Home So Daughters Can Study in the U.S., But They Never Visit Him NextShark A 74-year-old ...

Beto O'Rourke making 1st trip to early voting South Carolina - KLEW

Beto O'Rourke making 1st trip to early voting South Carolina KLEW COLUMBIA, S. C. (AP) Presidential hopeful Beto O'Rourke is ...

Trump to host Netanyahu at White House - KHQA

Trump to host Netanyahu at White House khqa.com WASHINGTON (AP) President Donald Trump will host Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ...

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Vietnam Tribune.

More Information

International

Section
U.S. secretary of state telephones Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

JERUSALEM, Israel - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has taken time out on his current tour of the Midle ...

Heavy fighting continues in Yemen despite truce

With the UN announcing a  new plan  to shore up the December 2018  Stockholm Agreement between Yemen’s warring parties, the ...

Pompeo renews call for end to isolation of Qatar

KUWAIT CITY, Kuwait  - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has renewed a call for Gulf countries to settle their ...

Devastation in south-west Africa growing by the hour

The full scale of the devastation caused by Tropical Cyclone Idai in south-west Africa is becoming clearer, the UN said ...

Four road deaths in Ireland on bank holiday weekend

DUBLIN, Ireland - Over the 3-day holiday weekend, 16-18 March 2019, four people died in road traffic collisions in Ireland. ...

Stopping the spread of hatred on social media

The deadly  attack on two mosques in Christchurch , New Zealand, in which 50 people were killed and many others ...

Movie Review

Featured story

Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

Read More