The disaster mitigation agency said the tourism spot had been closed and the alert status of the volcano was being evaluated. (Photo: BNPB Indonesia/Twitter)The disaster mitigation agency said the tourism spot had been closed and the alert status of the v

Indonesia: volcano erupts near Bandung city

A volcano erupted near Indonesia's third-biggest city of Bandung on July 26, sending ash several hundred metres into the air and triggering warnings for people to stay away.
Late ASEAN Secretary-General Surin Pitsuwan (Source: Xinhua/VNA)

ASEAN pays tribute to late Secretary-General Surin Pitsuwan

The ASEAN Secretariat and the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) co-organised an event in Jakarta, Indonesia, on December 3 to commemorate late Surin Pitsuwa, who served as 12th ASEAN Secretary-General from 2008-2012.
ASIAD 2018: Vietnam ranks 17th in medal tally  ​

ASIAD 2018: Vietnam ranks 17th in medal tally ​

The 2018 Asian Games (ASIAD 2018) has officially closed on September 2 and Vietnam sports delegation was ranked the 17th in the medal tally with 4 gold, 16 silver and 18 bronze medals.
Vietnamese women's volleyball team

Impressive moments at ASIAD 2018

Although the Vietnam national sports delegation has not earned any gold medals, yet so far at the Asian Games (ASIAD 2018) but Vietnamese athletes continue trying all efforts to make outstanding achievements for the country.