• Aid on the way for marooned sailors in Thailand’s Gulf

    Aid on the way for marooned sailors in Thailand’s Gulf

    28/09/2008 05:00

    Help is on the way for the 18 Vietnamese crew members on a broken-down ship marooned in the Gulf of Thailand for over two months, after Thanh Nien reported on the story Sunday. On July 22,...

  • VTV reaching viewers in France

    27/09/2008 05:00

    Vietnamese expats living in France can now watch one of Vietnam Television’s (VTV) channels by subscribing to France’s Free TV. A VTV representative said VTV4, the channel targeting overseas Vietnamese, began broadcasting this week along...

  • 18 Vietnamese crew members marooned for months in Thailand Gulf

    18 Vietnamese crew members marooned for months in Thailand Gulf

    26/09/2008 05:00

    A photo taken by Thanh Nien reporter Friday of Vietnamese crew members from vessel DT18, which has been left floating in Thailand waters by the ship’s owners since July 22. Crew members on a broken-down...

  • Family mourns Vietnamese victim of terrorism in Pakistan

    Family mourns Vietnamese victim of terrorism in Pakistan

    25/09/2008 05:00

    Nguyen Hong Ngoc (L) poses with the former Czech Republic ambassador to Vietnam Ivo Zdarek. Nguyen Hong Ngoc sent a text message home saying she was going to a party hosted by the Bulgarian ambassador in...

  • Americans arrested for bribing Vietnamese officials

    23/09/2008 05:00

    Four Americans have been arrested on allegations they and their firm bribed Vietnamese government officials to secure contracts to supply equipment to Vietnamese government agencies, the US Department of Justice said. The department...

  • Vietnamese cultural center to be inaugurated in France

    23/09/2008 05:00

    The Vietnam government recently bought a building in the French capital of Paris to establish a Vietnamese cultural center, the first of its kind in Europe. The eight-story structure, located at 19 Rue Albert in the 13th arrondissement of...

  • Long road home

    Long road home

    21/09/2008 05:00

    A ferry carries Vietnamese students residing in Cambodia daily to study in local schools in the country’s southern provinces. Vietnamese students who cross the Cambodian border daily to study in the homeland,...

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