Syrian food crisis deepens as war chokes farming

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago

Syrian food crisis deepens as war chokes farming

Syria's war has destroyed agricultural infrastructure and fractured the state system that provides farmers with seeds and buys their crops, deepening a humanitarian crisis in a country struggling to produce enough grain to feed its people.

Keywords: 

Chance of La Nina at 50 percent in 2016: Australia's weather bureau

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 3 week(s) ago

Chance of La Nina at 50 percent in 2016: Australia's weather bureau

SYDNEY, April 12 - The chance of a La Nina in 2016 has increased in recent weeks, with climate models indicating a 50 percent possibility of the weather event emerging this year, the Australian Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) said on Tuesday.

Keywords: 

Vietnam, Iran to discuss improving bilateral trade

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Dân Trí English 1 month(s) ago 1 related news

Vietnam, Iran to discuss improving bilateral trade

President Truong Tan Sang and Irani President Hassan Rouhani will discuss steps to boost bilateral trade, particularly in finance and banking, and oil and gas when he visits Iran, which is part of his African and Middle East tour from March 9-15.

Keywords: 

50 years of Ukraine – Vietnam Friendship Association marked in Kiev

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 3 month(s) ago

50 years of Ukraine – Vietnam Friendship Association marked in Kiev

The Vietnamese Embassy in Ukraine hosted a get-together in Kiev capital on January 19 to celebrate the 50th founding anniversary of the Ukraine – Vietnam Friendship Association.

Keywords: 

'Cong' cake - a specialty of Can Tho City

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 3 month(s) ago

'Cong' cake - a specialty of Can Tho City

VietNamNet Bridge – 'Cong' cake is called 'tube cake' because the tool used to make this cake looks like a tube. This is a popular traditional food in Can Tho City.

Keywords: 

UN official says starvation exists in besieged Syrian towns

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 4 month(s) ago

UN official says starvation exists in besieged Syrian towns

UN and relief agency workers saw starving people in two besieged Syrian areas where aid deliveries were made on January 11, a senior UN official said.

Keywords: 

How Americans got so fat, in charts

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 4 month(s) ago

How Americans got so fat, in charts

Americans should eat more fruits, vegetables, and whole grains, while cutting back on added sugars, sodium, and saturated fat, according to new dietary guidelines published by the federal government Thursday. The guidelines, which influence school lunch menus and federal nutrition policy, also recommend eating more seafood in place of other proteins like meat, poultry, and eggs.

Keywords: 

Ukraine prioritises external relations with ASEAN, Vietnam

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 4 month(s) ago

Ukraine prioritises external relations with ASEAN, Vietnam

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), including Vietnam, has become one of the top priorities in the external policies of Ukraine, an expert has said.

Keywords: 

Increased smuggling of unsafe food in year-end

0 vote(s)Comment

SaiGon GP English 4 month(s) ago

Traffic police officers in Hanoi has just uncovered a smuggling of a large quantity of unsafe cattle organs.

Keywords: 

Canada – Vietnam trade up in nine months

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 5 month(s) ago

(VOV) -The Canada – Vietnam two-way trade increased significantly in the first nine months of this year, hitting US$2.8 billion, reprorts Canada’s statistics agency.

Keywords: 

Deputy Defence Minister hosts Ukrainian veterans

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 5 month(s) ago

Deputy Defence Minister hosts Ukrainian veterans

Deputy Defence Minister Senior Lieutenant General Truong Quang Khanh hosted a Ukrainian veteran delegation in Hanoi on December 8.

Keywords: 

Russia seeks economic revenge against Turkey over jet

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 5 month(s) ago 1 related news

Russia seeks economic revenge against Turkey over jet

Russia threatened economic retaliation against Turkey on Thursday and said it was still awaiting a reasonable explanation for the shooting down of its warplane, but Turkey dismissed the threats as "emotional" and "unfitting."

Keywords: 

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 19/11

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 6 month(s) ago 1 related news

Gold prices fall, Vietnamese dong weakens

Keywords: 

This cloth-making technology is turning trees into noodles

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 6 month(s) ago

This cloth-making technology is turning trees into noodles

Faced with tightening competition for the textiles it’s been making for almost 100 years, Omikenshi Co. is trying to get into the health-food business, using its cloth-making technology to turn trees into noodles.

Keywords: 

Vietnam suspends wheat imports from Ukraine after finding deadly beetle

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 6 month(s) ago

The agriculture ministry has announced the suspension of wheat imports from Ukraine from January 12 after a destructive foreign grain beetle was found in shipments.

Keywords: 

Top page