Vietnamese President sends letter to US counterpart

Vietnamese President sends letter to US counterpart

Vietnamese President Nguyen Xuan Phuc on May 30 sent a letter to his US counterpart Joe Biden to discuss bilateral relations, especially the enhancement of cooperation in coping with the COVID-19 pandemic.
EU vaccine woes cloud summit despite Biden appearance

EU vaccine woes cloud summit despite Biden appearance

The looming third wave of coronavirus infections and Europe's struggle to mount a vaccination drive will dominate Thursday's EU video summit, despite a welcome guest appearance by Joe Biden.
Biden to reinstate Covid travel bans: White House official

Biden to reinstate Covid travel bans: White House official

President Joe Biden will re-impose a Covid-19 travel ban on most non-US citizens who have been in Britain, Brazil, Ireland and much of Europe, a White House official said Sunday, as the new administration ramps up its pandemic response.
Congratulations to new US President, Vice President

Congratulations to new US President, Vice President 1

Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong and Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on January 21 congratulated Joseph R. Biden Jr. on taking oath as the 46th President of the US.
'Democracy has prevailed': Biden begins U-turn from Trump

'Democracy has prevailed': Biden begins U-turn from Trump

Joe Biden took charge as the 46th president of the United States on Wednesday with an upbeat call to heal a nation torn by deep schisms as he immediately erased some of Donald Trump's most divisive policies.
Biden keen to promote a strong America united

Biden keen to promote a strong America united

With the United States set to inaugurate Joe Biden as its next president on January 20, the world will watch on as the new administration attempts to juggle the worsening coronavirus pandemic alongside rising political tensions, a battered economy, and the need to rebuild ties with its allies around the globe.
Biden unveils $1.9 tn economic plan as US recovery buckles

Biden unveils $1.9 tn economic plan as US recovery buckles

President-elect Joe Biden will propose injecting $1.9 trillion into the US economy when he takes office next week, as evidence mounts that the recovery from the sharp downturn caused by Covid-19 is flagging.
Biden names final economic team picks

Biden names final economic team picks

US President-elect Joe Biden on Thursday unveiled his picks for commerce secretary, labor secretary and small business administrator to fill his incoming economics team.
Trump finally promises transition as calls mount to remove him

Trump finally promises transition as calls mount to remove him

Donald Trump for the first time Thursday promised a smooth transition to Joe Biden and acknowledged his presidency was ending as calls grew for his removal from office for encouraging a mob attack on the US Capitol.
Biden wins in Arizona, Wisconsin certified, further cementing Trump loss

Biden wins in Arizona, Wisconsin certified, further cementing Trump loss

President-elect Joe Biden's victories in Arizona and Wisconsin were certified on Monday, further cementing his win even as Donald Trump continues to make baseless claims of vote fraud.
Vietnam’s markets likely touched by US presidency

Vietnam’s markets likely touched by US presidency

The outcome of the US presidential race is unarguably one of the most important factors influencing global markets across all sectors. Y Nguyen - head of Macro Economics, Hieu Tran - investment strategist, and Toan Dao - industry analyst at KIS Securities, dive into the nuts and bolts of Joe Biden’s impacts to Vietnam’s financial landscape.
US-Vietnam economic ties ready to intensify

US-Vietnam economic ties ready to intensify

Vietnam and the United States are seeking to further cement their trade and investment ties, with the latter’s new administration.
Michigan certifies Biden election win: officials

Michigan certifies Biden election win: officials

Michigan's Board of State Canvassers officially certified Democrat Joe Biden's election victory in the state over Donald Trump on Monday, closing off another avenue for the outgoing president to contest his national defeat.
Facebook, Google extend political ad ban amid misinformation rise

Facebook, Google extend political ad ban amid misinformation rise

Facebook and Google have extended their bans on political ads in the United States amid misinformation circulated aimed at bolstering claims by President Donald Trump of fraud in his loss to Joe Biden.
EU to slap US with Boeing tariffs, but lauds Biden

EU to slap US with Boeing tariffs, but lauds Biden

The EU pushed ahead on Monday with tariffs against several US imports as part of the long-running Boeing-Airbus row, despite hope for a trade truce following Joe Biden's election.
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