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ILSTC trains grew 75% year-on-year in th...

Since this year, the rail sector has actively promoted the construction of rail corridors and strengthened the centralized and unified command of the trains of the New International Land-Sea Trade Corridor (ILSTC). During the first three quarters, 4,183 ILSTC trains were operated with 416,000 TEUs delivered, up 75% and 246% year-on-year respectively, showing a strong […]

Will make efforts to ensure that Manipur...

NEW DELHI: The Center will do everything possible to ensure that Manipur takes full advantage of the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) as the state is a gateway to Myanmar and the ASEAN countries, said the Union Minister Piyush Goyal. The minister said so on Saturday during an interaction with industry bodies in Manipur. India and […]

Border closures threaten Laos’ banana in

Producers in Laos were forced to donate or destroy hundreds of tons of bananas for export to China when a new wave of coronavirus closed the border, the growers told RFA. A truck driver from China tested positive last week after returning home through the Mohan-Boten gate in Luang Namtha province, northwest Laos, prompting authorities […]

HCM City Suggests Additional Help For El...

Illustrative image (Photo: VNA) City HCM (VNA) – The Department of Labor of Ho Chi Minh City, Invalids and social affairs on November 16, sent a document to the municipal people’s committee suggesting more help for single elderly people and orphans affected by COVID-19 in the city. Thus, they will receive free health insurance cards, […]

The digital decade has arrived in Southe...

Be enthusiastic: The Roaring 20s report predicts a digital economy of $ 1 trillion in the region by 2030. GUESS how many people started using the internet in Southeast Asia this year? 10 millions? Really too low. Try again. 20 millions? Double that number and you’ll be there. Forty million new users have joined the […]

Eight receive Quilts of Valor

Eight veterans received warm, heavy, handmade quilts on Veterans Day from the Heartland Nebraska Chapter of the Quilts of Valor. The quilts were displayed at the 20th Century Veterans Memorial in North Platte, with American flags flapping vividly in the cold northwest wind. The quilts are made in three layers to provide comfort and show […]

Vietnamese tanker seized by Iran now fre...

FILE – This screenshot from a video released by the Iranian paramilitary Revolutionary Guards on Wednesday, November 3, 2021, shows the oil tanker seized under the Vietnamese flag in the Gulf of Oman. Satellite tracking data and other signals from Wednesday, November 10, 2021 suggested that the Vietnamese tanker previously seized by Iran had been […]

Fire reported aboard plane to XNA

A fire was reported aboard a plane at the Northwest Arkansas National Airport on Monday afternoon, airport spokesman Alex English told 40/29. on board, but no crew and no passengers. The plane landed around 2:30 a.m. at the Regional Jet Center north of XNA. The Englishman said no one was hurt. She did not know […]

Ex-policeman sentenced to life in prison...

Former policeman caught smuggling 126.4 kg of heroin through Pingtung County last year convicted of drug trafficking by Pingtung District Court and sentenced to life in prison . Wen Chun-lung (溫俊龍) was given a severe sentence due to the gravity of the crime and because he had a greater responsibility to understand and uphold the […]

Vietnam and France issue joint statement...

Vietnamese Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh (R) and his French counterpart Jean Castex. (Photo: VNA) According to a joint Vietnam-France statement released on the occasion of the Vietnamese Prime Minister’s official visit to France from November 3-5, during their talks, the two leaders praised the long-standing and lasting ties between the two countries. . Towards […]