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Amnesty International: Hackers attacking Vietnam dissidents

BANGKOK (AP) — Amnesty International says it has found that a hacking group known as Ocean Lotus has been staging more spyware attacks on Vietnamese human rights activists in the latest blow to freedo...

Hacking group targets Vietnam activists: Amnesty

Global human rights watchdog Amnesty International said on Wednesday that Ocean Lotus, a group with ties to the Vietnamese government, has been involved in hacking attacks targeting activists and an N...

Two steps forward, one step back for Vietnam's labor rights

There was more than one reason for the European Union to celebrate ratification of its free trade agreement with Vietnam last year. Aside from boosting trade links with one of the world's fastest ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, Feb. 22, the 53rd day of 2021. There are 312 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Feb. 22,...

Filipino man finds his long-lost Taiwanese father

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Filipino man on Thursday (Feb. 19) was able to find his long-lost Taiwanese father, who had not been seen or heard from for 26 years. On Wednesday, Chou Eh-chen, 27, ...

Olivia Munn says Asian woman, friend's mom, hurt in shoving

NEW YORK (AP) — An Asian woman standing on a New York City street was violently shoved to the ground and police were searching for the suspect, with a spotlight being put on the case by actor Olivia M...

Pentagon rethinking how to array forces to focus on China

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration faces a conundrum as it rethinks the positioning of military forces around the world: How to focus more on China and Russia without retreating from longstand...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Saturday, Feb. 13, the 44th day of 2021. There are 321 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Feb. 1...

F1 teams approve qualifying changes, engine freeze

PARIS (AP) — Formula One teams gave their approval Thursday to testing out a different qualifying format at some races this year and also agreed to freeze engine development from the start of 2022. ...

VinFast licensed to test autonomous electric cars in California, USA

HANOI, VIETNAM - Media OutReach - 7 February 2021 - California Vehicle Administration (DMV California, USA) has reported that VinFast (a division of Vingroup) officially receives the Autonomous Test...

Refinitiv Celebrates Achievements of Vietnam’s FX Community

HANOI, VIETNAM - Media OutReach - 4 February 2021 - Refinitiv, an LSEG business, has announced the winners of its FX Trading Awards 2021 for Vietnam's trading community. The FX Awards aim to ...

Man fined NT$200,000 for bringing pork products into Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Changhua County man was fined NT$200,000 after customs officials caught him bringing two boxes of pork-containing pastries from China into Taiwan. The Administrative ...

Activists back French-Vietnamese woman's Agent Orange case

PARIS (AP) — Activists gathered Saturday in Paris to support people exposed to Agent Orange during the Vietnam War, after a French court examined the case of a French-Vietnamese woman who sued 14 comp...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Saturday, Jan. 30, the 30th day of 2021. There are 335 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 3...

84 workers test positive for COVID at Taiwanese factory in Vietnam

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Out of 100 new local cases in a coronavirus outbreak in Vietnam announced on Friday (Jan. 29), 84 were reportedly employees of a Taiwanese-owned factory. On Friday, Vie...