Trump walks away from deal with N.Korea's Kim over sanctions demand

Thu, 28 Feb 2019 - 11:17 GMT

Trump said two days of talks in the Vietnamese capital Hanoi had made good progress in building relations and on the key issue of denuclearization, but it was important not to rush into a bad deal.

Hanoi’s colonial-era railway doubles as selfie hotspot

Mon, 29 Oct 2018 - 09:41 GMT

In the heart of Hanoi's busy Old Quarter, French-built railroad tracks have become a hotspot for tourists seeking the perfect Instagram selfie, and for café owners serving up hot coffee and cold beer.

Vietnam's president dies after viral illness

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 - 09:15 GMT

Vietnam's President Tran Dai Quang, a former chief of internal security, died on Friday after an illness

PICS: Tourism keeps Vietnam's ancient water puppets afloat

Sun, 10 Jun 2018 - 09:18 GMT

In a darkened theatre in central Hanoi, a wooden dragon emerges from a pool to the sound of cymbals crashing in a traditional water puppet show.

Sisi urges Vietnamese industrialists to invest in Egypt

Thu, 07 Sep 2017 - 08:35 GMT

Visiting Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi urged Vietnamese industrialists to invest in Egypt in various domains.

Sisi invites Vietnamese counterpart to visit Egypt

Wed, 06 Sep 2017 - 09:18 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi discussed ways to enhance bilateral ties, inviting the Vietnamese president to visit Egypt.