loading

News: Vietnam

We have started to collect the most important news related to Vietnam in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

World news related to Vietnam – overview

Vietnam: news

The violent solar storms that threaten Earth

Thursday, November 22nd 2018, 1:55

Our reliance on technology means a violent storm on the Sun could have serious effects.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Formula 1: Vietnam capital Hanoi to host country's first grand prix in 2020

Wednesday, November 7th 2018, 8:40
related places: Hanoi

Formula 1 announces Vietnam will host a grand prix for the first time in 2020, with a street race around the capital Hanoi.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

French PM visits site of Vietnam 1954 Dien Bien Phu battle

Saturday, November 3rd 2018, 14:00
related countries: France France
related places: Dien Bien Phu

Édouard Philippe is only the second French leader to visit the site of the key Dien Bien Phu battle.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

The children living on the frontline of climate change

Thursday, October 11th 2018, 0:06

The frightening impact of global warming is seen in drawings by schoolchildren in Vietnam's Mekong Delta.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

South Carolina: Police shooting suspect is Vietnam war veteran

Thursday, October 4th 2018, 15:43

A 74-year-old man remains in custody after an officer was killed and six more injured.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Vietnamese capital Hanoi asks people not to eat dog meat

Wednesday, September 12th 2018, 5:25
related places: Hanoi

Officials in Hanoi say the practice could negatively affect the city's image as a "civilised capital".
Read the full article » | View on the map »

John McCain: Obama and Bush pay tribute at Washington service

Saturday, September 1st 2018, 17:31

The ex-presidents deliver eulogies to the Vietnam War hero who became a high-profile politician.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Australia: Crocodile swamp search a 'people smuggling' case

Monday, August 27th 2018, 7:54

A boat abandoned in a "known crocodile habitat" may have come from Vietnam, a minister says.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

London football club 'kept me sane', says Vietnam veteran

Sunday, August 26th 2018, 23:55
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

A soldier received memorabilia from a 11-year-old fellow QPR fan while fighting on the battlefield.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

John McCain: Tributes as Vietnam veteran and six-term senator dies at 81

Sunday, August 26th 2018, 15:07

Vietnam veteran and six-term Republican senator John McCain died at 81 from brain cancer.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

John McCain: Five times he clashed with Trump

Sunday, August 26th 2018, 10:59

The Vietnam War veteran was one of the Republican Party's most outspoken critics of the president.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

War hero, maverick, political titan

Sunday, August 26th 2018, 0:33
related countries: United States United States
related places: Arizona

The Arizona senator and Vietnam veteran was a towering figure in US public life for decades.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Obituary: Bui Tin, the Vietnamese reporter scrubbed from the history books

Saturday, August 18th 2018, 23:29

Bui Tin had a front-row seat as Vietnam changed. But his name went on to be erased from history.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Vietnam bridge: Walking through a god's hands

Wednesday, August 1st 2018, 5:39

A bridge made to look like a golden thread held up by a god is drawing tourists in Vietnam.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Germany jails Vietnamese man for 'Cold War' kidnapping

Wednesday, July 25th 2018, 17:55
related countries: Germany Germany
related places: Berlin

The man was involved in a Vietnamese plot to abduct a businessman from the streets of Berlin.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

American Will Nguyen held in Vietnam after protests

Thursday, June 14th 2018, 15:06
related countries: United States United States
related places: Houston, Texas, Yale

Yale graduate Will Nguyen from Houston, Texas, is being held for "disrupting public order".
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Anthony Bourdain: Vietnam noodle bar owner's shock at chef's death

Sunday, June 10th 2018, 5:20

The owner of the Vietnamese eatery where the late chef dined with Barack Obama expresses her sorrow.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Making food crops that feed themselves

Thursday, June 7th 2018, 23:23

Scientists in Vietnam hope 'super bacteria’ could help to feed the world whilst reducing the pollution caused by intensive farming.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Heavy sentences for Vietnam activists

Thursday, April 5th 2018, 17:01

Those found guilty were jailed from seven to 15 years for "attempting to overthrow" the government.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Mai Khoi, Vietnam activist singer, detained after Europe tour

Tuesday, March 27th 2018, 13:02
related places: Hanoi

Mai Khoi, who met Barack Obama in 2016, was detained after flying home to Hanoi, her husband says.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

March For Our Lives: Six key takeaways from the US gun control rallies

Sunday, March 25th 2018, 14:41
related countries: United States United States

The leading events in some of the biggest rallies in the US since the Vietnam War era.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Trump vows to tackle N Korea on Asia trip

Friday, September 29th 2017, 14:29
related countries: China China, Japan Japan, North Korea North Korea, South Korea South Korea, Philippines Philippines
related places: Asia

The trip with wife Melania will be to Japan, China, South Korea, Vietnam and the Philippines.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Did Taiwan police and paramedics leave migrant worker to die?

Sunday, September 17th 2017, 13:07
related countries: Taiwan Taiwan

Footage of paramedics failing to help a fatally wounded Vietnamese man prompts outrage in Taiwan.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Vietnam 'kidnap victim' Trinh Xuan Thanh appears on TV

Thursday, August 3rd 2017, 14:29
related countries: Germany Germany
related places: Berlin

An oil executive who disappeared in Berlin appears on Vietnamese state TV amid kidnapping claims.
Read the full article » | View on the map »


This content is from the BBC News website. Date and time information is related to GMT.




Maplandia.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Google.