Arrival of the Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga in Hanoi | AFP

The Japanese Prime Minister and his wife arrive in Hanoi, Vietnam. Yoshihide Suga pays an official visit there from 18 to 20 October at the invitation of Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc. This is the first trip of the Japanese Prime Minister since he took office last September.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Vietnam truck tragedy families speak out one year on | AFP

Around a year after the tragedy in which 39 Vietnamese migrants were found dead inside a truck in Essex, UK, the victims’ families could not forget the pain of losing their loved ones, but many don’t want blame the accused smugglers that are currently on trial in London for the appalling tragedy.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Strength and passion in Vietnam as Dragon festival delights crowds | AFP

Strength, flexibility and a whole lot of colour were on display in the Vietnam capital Hanoi as dragons writhed and flared in the streets. More than 300 Vietnamese performers took part in the dragon dances – part of celebrations to mark the city’s 1010th anniversary. “It’s both thrilling and fun,” said spectator Nguyen Thi Dung, watching the 13 teams take part. “It’s a feeling that’s hard to describe.”

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

The trailblazing Vietnamese beauty queen pushing girls to stay in school | AFP

Skin-whitening creams, child marriage, a curtailed education: Vietnamese model and literacy campaigner H’Hen Nie has defied expectations laid on her — and is determined to change the future for girls who grew up as she did.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Fabric of success: how ‘lotus silk’ is weaving its way into Vietnam | AFP

Vietnamese weaver Phan Thi Thuan hitches up her trousers as she wades into a lotus paddy to gather the stems needed to make a rare and highly sought-after thread.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Small wonders: the Vietnamese artist making tiny food | AFP

Squinting in concentration, Vietnamese artist Nguyen Thi Ha An drops a bright red chili into a bowl of pho barely bigger than a coin — the finishing touch to a miniature model that’s eaten up days of her time.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Vietnamese firm ramps up ventilator production | AFP

Vietnamโ€™s largest private firm, Vingroup, is ramping up production of thousands of ventilators for the fight against COVID-19, as the pandemic rebounds in the Southeast Asian country.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Vietnam reports 1st virus death, renewed outbreak

Vietnamese state media are reporting the country’s first ever death of a person with the coronavirus as it struggles with a renewed outbreak after 99 days without any cases. (July 31)

Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress
Website: https://apnews.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP
Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews
Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/
โ€‹

You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/c85d419339f746f0b882f7c94ad7c27e

Vietnam orders 21,000 Hanoi residents to take virus test | AFP

More than 21,000 people in the Vietnamese capital Hanoi have been ordered to take a coronavirus test, authorities say as they scrambled to contain the nation’s first outbreak after three virus-free months.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Spike Lee discusses his Vietnam-era inspired film, โ€˜Da 5 Bloodsโ€™

Director Spike Lee says his new film, โ€˜Da 5 Bloods,’ was inspired by the Vietnam War, as well as Muhammad Aliโ€™s anti-war stance. Ali famously proclaimed that the Vietnamese โ€œnever lynched me.โ€ย Lee says this latest project, premiering on Friday, June 12, is a personal one. (June 9)

Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress
Website: https://apnews.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP
Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews
Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/
โ€‹

You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/32ce5742b8fc47a592dc34683014c418

Hanoi motorbike taxi drivers turn first aiders | AFP

On the tarmac of a dark Hanoi street, motorbike taxi driver Pham Quoc Viet mops the bloodied knee of a fellow rider, one of the hundreds of traffic victims he’s tended to in the chaotically congested Vietnamese capital. By day, Viet, 33, works for Southeast Asian ride-hailing firm Grab, scooting along the tree-lined boulevards and winding alleys of the city. But from 9.30 pm until 1.30 am, he is an unofficial emergency responder, a red flashing light secured to his handlebars as he patrols the streets on two wheels.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Vietnam’s artists pen propaganda art in coronavirus fight | AFP

Vietnamese artists are wielding their paintbrushes in the country’s fight against the coronavirus, designing propaganda posters that have popped up across Hanoi.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Vietnamese designers put style into facemasks | AFP

Wearing face masks is no longer a boring routine in Vietnam, as some designers put fashion and style into the protective gear masks to convince people into wearing protection during the COVID-19 fight.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Hanoi street under quarantine after new coronavirus case | AFP

Vietnamese authorities put a section of Hanoi’s Truc Bach street under quarantine after a Vietnamese woman living in the area tested positive for coronavirus after taking a Vietnam Airlines flight from London. The total number of COVID-19 coronavirus cases in Vietnam surged to 31 over the weekend as worldwide number topped 100,000.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Farmer keeps up daily routine in quarantined Vietnamese district | AFP

Farmer Nguyen Van Toan is still going to work in the rice fields each day in Son Loi commune, Vietnam, a week since the 10,000-population area was placed under quarantine after cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus were discovered.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Vietnam quarantines commune of 10,000 over coronavirus | AFP

Vietnamese authorities block the access to Son Loi commune in Vinh Phuc province, home of some 10,600 people, where five residents have been tested positive to the COVID-19 virus. The quarantine starts on February 13 and will last for 20 days.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Vietnam airport introduces thermal scanner as coronavirus concern rises | AFP

Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi introduces a thermal scanner to detect passengers with signs of coronavirus, as Vietnamese authorities step up their defences against the new SARS-like virus.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Vietnamese women strive to clear war-era mines | AFP

Inching across a field littered with Vietnam war-era bombs, women deminers clear unexploded ordnance that has killed tens of thousands of people. Officials say clearing the entire country could take up to 100 years.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Vietnamese families bury first victims of UK truck tragedy | AFP

Throngs of weeping relatives bury the first of 39 Vietnamese people found dead in a truck in Britain last month, in emotional ceremonies for the young victims whose deaths have rattled their rural towns.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Romania, Hungary recruit in Asia to fill labour shortage | AFP

Sporting yellow helmets, some 30 men are busy on a construction site south of Bucharest, exchanging a few words in Vietnamese. Faced with a growing labour shortage, which threatens their economies, Romania and Hungary alike are courting Asian workers, belying Hungarian nationalist Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s anti-immigration rhetoric.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Families of suspected Vietnam lorry victims recall price for UK route | AFP

Families of suspected Vietnamese victims in lorry death recall how they had to pay traffickers to smuggle their children to the UK.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

People in Vietnam pray for 39 lorry victims in UK | AFP

Local community in Nghe An province, central Vietnam hold a mass to pray for Vietnamese people missing in the lorry incident in the UK, as well as all 39 victims. Relatives of migrants feared to be among those found dead reveal details of their last contact with their loved ones. Le Minh Tuan has not heard from his son – Le Van Ha – since a message over Facebook around a week ago.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Hoop troupe: Croquet an unlikely hit for Vietnam retirees | AFP

Best known as a historic pastime among Europe’s upper crust, croquet has found an unlikely fan base among Vietnamese retirees eager to fill their diaries and move their limbs.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Vietnamese engineers create Transformers-style robot with green message | AFP

There is more than meets the eye to the towering robot resembling a character from the “Transformers” movie franchise – it speaks Vietnamese and is made from spare motorbike parts.

Abonnez-vous ร  la chaรฎne de l’AFP, et pensez ร  activer les notifications ๐Ÿ””
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCckz6n8QccTd6K_xdwKqa0A/?sub_confirmation=1