Incoming Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte on Monday hit out at "stupid" human rights campaigners, as he defended his imminent war on crime and emphasised the death penalty was for retribution.
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HANOI, June 27 - China's top diplomat arrived in Vietnam on Monday for a scheduled meeting to strengthen historically close relations, at a time when ties are strained by squabbles over the East Vietnam Sea.
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The movie Cuoc Doi Cua Yen (The Life of Yen) about the life of a young woman and her marriage arranged by her parents directed by Dinh Tuan Vu will compete in the 9th World Premieres Film Festival 2016 (WPFF) slated from June 29 up to July 10 in the Philippines’ Maniala.
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According to the Vietnam Food Association (VFA), Vietnam is expected to export 5, 7 million tons of rice this year.
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A Filipina hostage released by southern Philippine militants on Friday broke down in tears as she recounted how her Canadian boyfriend had been beheaded a week earlier.
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VGP - Viet Nam’s rice export is expected to reach 2.732 million tons in the first half of 2016 and 2.97 million tons in the second half of the year, according to the Viet Nam Food Association (VFA).
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JAKARTA/MANILA, June 23 -- Southeast Asian militants who claim to be fighting for Islamic State in the Middle East have said they have chosen one of the most wanted men in the Philippines to head a regional faction of the ultra-radical group, security officials said on Thursday.
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It has never been easier to drive between Vietnam and other member nations of ASEAN thanks to improved infrastructure and simpler procedures.
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The defence ministers of the Philippines, Malaysia and Indonesia on June 20 agreed to explore all possibilities, including trilateral air and maritime patrols, to prevent ship kidnappings and attacks in their common sea.
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Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines on Monday agreed to designate a transit corridor for commercial vessels crossing a maritime zone hit by a spate of hijackings by Islamist militants in the southern Philippines.
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Cambodian Premier Hun Sen lashed out Monday at claims his government had bowed to Chinese pressure to help scupper a joint statement by Southeast Asian nations on the South China Sea.
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Steel demand in Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, the Philippines and Viet Nam are expected to maintain a growth rate of 6 per cent next year despite exposure to China's steel exports, according to World Steel Association (WSA).
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Mount Kanlaon in central Philippines, 150 kilometres to the south of Manila, erupted on June 18, spewing columns of ash about 1,500 metres into the air.
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Viet Nam is expected to witness one of the largest growths in mobile broadband subscriptions in Southeast Asia together with Myanmar, Indonesia, Bangladesh and the Philippines, by 2021.
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VGP – State and Government leaders on June 11 extended their greetings to leaders of the Russian Federation, the United Kingdom and the Philippines on the occasion of the National Day of these countries.
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