JavaScript is off. Please enable to view full site.

Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – November 14

Thursday, November 14, 2019, 09:20 GMT+7
Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – November 14
A bird's eye view of Sa Pa Town in the northern province of Lao Cai, Vietnam. Photo: Nong Thanh Toan / Tuoi Tre

Read what is in the news today:

Politics

-- Vietnamese foreign ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang stated in response to reporters’ question on Wednesday that Vietnam rejects all the contents regarding Vietnam of the Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson’s statement on sovereignty over the Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago on November 8.

Society

-- Vietnam’s Ministry of Transport has approved a plan to construct Sa Pa Airport in the northern province of Lao Cai, where famous Sa Pa Town is located, with a capacity of three million passengers a year.

Business

-- As many as 500 Vietnamese and Russian enterprises have registered to attend the Expo-Russia Vietnam 2019, which will take place at the National Exhibition Construction Center in Hanoi from November 14 to 16.

-- A Vietnamese goods fair will be held by the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee in Melbourne, Australia from November 26 to 28, featuring 34 exhibitors from both countries.

Lifestyle

-- The 46th Ship for Southeast Asian and Japanese Youth Program (SSEAYP) 2019, carrying 328 outstanding delegates and young people from ten ASEAN countries and Japan, departed from Tan Cang-Hiep Phuoc Port in Nha Be District, Ho Chi Minh City, for Singapore on Wednesday afternoon.

-- Bich Phuong, a popular female singer in Vietnam, together with the organizer of a musical event in the northern province of Quang Ninh, has been slapped with a VND9 million (US$387.8) fine by the provincial culture department for singing with a backing track during her performance on October 27.

-- The 2019 Lang Biang Pink Grass Festival will open in the area surrounding Dankia-Suoi Vang Lake in Lac Duong District, located in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong, on November 16.

-- Vietnamese blockbuster 'Hon Papa Da Con Gai' (Daddy Issues), a 2018 production by Japanese director Ken Ochiai, will be in cinemas in Tokyo and Osaka, Japan, from November 17 after its release in South Korea in September, accoridng to the Vietnam News Agency.

Sports

-- Vietnam will play the UAE in the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers at 8:00 tonight. The game will be aired on VTV6 and K+PM Channels, and publicly screened on Nguyen Hue Pedestrian Street in District 1, Ho Chi Minh City.

Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter to get the latest news about Vietnam!

Bao Anh / Tuoi Tre News

More

Read more

;

Photos

VIDEOS

Experience summer sand-boarding in Mui Ne

Sand-boarding, a popular activity amongst local children in the coastal tourism town of Mui Ne in south-central Vietnam, is attracting hundreds of tourists to the Red Sand Dunes

Young maple trees given better protection as Hanoi enters rainy season

The trees are currently growing well, with green leaves and healthy branches.

Hunting skinks for food in southern Vietnam

Skink meat is known to be soft, tasty, and highly nutritious.

Vietnamese-made app allows people to grow real veggies via smartphone

Nguyen Thi Duyen, a young engineer in Hanoi, developed the app and its related services to help busy people create their own veggie gardens.

Chinese tourists hit by Vietnamese over dine and dash

Four Chinese were reportedly injured, with one having a broken arm.

Latest news

Chilean Air Force finds debris believed to be from missing plane

The aircraft, which was heading to a base in Antarctica, disappeared shortly after taking off late on Monday from the southern city of Punta Arenas in Chilean Patagonia. The Air Force concluded early the next morning that the aircraft must have crashed, given the number of hours it had been missing