Associated Press in Hanoi

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Norwegian cargo ship sinks off Vietnam, only 1 member of 19 Filipino crew survives

A Norwegian cargo ship with 19 Filipino crew members has sunk off the coast of southern Vietnam with only one man known to have survived and he refuses to talk, officials said on Sunday.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM

A Norwegian cargo ship with 19 Filipino crew members has sunk off the coast of southern Vietnam with only one man known to have survived and he refuses to talk, officials said on Sunday.

Norwegian cargo ship sinks off Vietnam, only 1 member of 19 Filipino crew survives
Vietnam PM urges nation to ‘defend fatherland’s sovereignty’ in row with China
Vietnam arrests 2 dissident bloggers
Shooting on Vietnam’s border with China kills seven
Vietnam pulls out of hosting Asian Games
Floods in central Vietnam kill 19, leave 8 missing
Photo in Vietnam shows mammal unseen for 15 years
Vietnam struggles to crack down on activist blogs
Agent Orange victims to get Scientology ‘detox’
Vietnam orders fresh crackdown on bloggers
5 Taiwanese die in boat accident in Vietnam
15 people killed in northern Vietnam landslide
Vietnam sentences 2 songwriters to prison terms
Vietnam drops objections to Laos dam on Mekong
8 Taiwanese tourists die in boat accidents
15 people killed in northern Vietnam landslide
Possible changes to Vietnamese law on legal services criticised
Critics target Vietnamese government in rare debate
Vietnamese police detain more than 100 gamblers
Vietnam sentences 4 to death for drugs
Vietnam jails four men for arranging illegal migrant sea journeys
Vietnam to manufacture drug for executing prisoners

Vietnam will begin producing its own chemical for executing prisoners after factories in the European Union stopped shipments because of objections there to the death penalty.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

Vietnam will begin producing its own chemical for executing prisoners after factories in the European Union stopped shipments because of objections there to the death penalty.

Vietnam to manufacture drug for executing prisoners
Canadian cannabis a popular export in Vietnam
Vietnam to participate in UN peacekeeping missions
Vietnamese PM admits mismanaging economy

Vietnam’s prime minister admittied he had mismanaged the country’s slumping economy on Monday, as he pledged to push forward with reforms of state-owned enterprises.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

Vietnam’s prime minister admittied he had mismanaged the country’s slumping economy on Monday, as he pledged to push forward with reforms of state-owned enterprises.

Vietnamese PM admits mismanaging economy
Death toll from Vietnam flooding rises to 41