The second round of talks between the US and North Korea has been one of the most high-profile diplomatic collapses in recent years.
Hanoi: Nguyen Phu Trong, General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee (CPVCC), was elected the country's President on Tuesday.
Hanoi: Preparations for the state funeral of President Tran Dai Quang, who died last week following prolonged illness, were underway in Vietnam on Monday, a day after Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh was named the Acting President.
Hanoi: Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang died on Friday after prolonged illness. He was 61.
Hanoi: The World Economic Forum for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) began on Tuesday here amid the ban of two human rights activists by Vietnamese authorities.
Yangon: Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi will visit Vietnam at the invitation of Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, it was announced here on Saturday.
Hanoi: Flash floods and landslides caused by heavy rain in Vietnam's northern and central regions since late last week have killed 15 people and left five missing, the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control said on Wednesday.
Hanoi: Flash floods and landslides caused by downpours in Vietnam since late last week have killed at least 14 people, officials said on Tuesday.
Hanoi: Flash floods and landslides triggered by incessant rainfall in Vietnam's northern and central regions over the past few days have killed 13 people and left three missing, the country's Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control said on Monday.
Vientiane: The Lao central bank has issued a notice warning the public to avoid falling victim to the use of cryptocurrency on account of the potential risks involved in its money laundering, funding of terrorism, its media reported on Monday.
Hanoi: Four children from Vietnam's central Quang Ngai province drowned while bathing in a river here, the provincial police said on Saturday.
Hanoi: At least 27 people have been killed in Vietnam's following heavy flooding and landslides caused by Typhoon Son Tinh that has also left seven missing and 26 injured, the government said on Tuesday.
Hanoi: Flash floods and landslides triggered by torrential rain over the weekend in Vietnam have killed 15 persons, and left 11 others missing, authorities said on Tuesday.