North Korea’s economy expands 1.8% in 2019

North Korea’s economy expands 1.8% in 2019

(VOVWORLD) -North Korea’s economy grew in 2019 for the first time in three years, and is forecast to accelerate in 2020, according to the United Nations Conference on Trade...
Russia expands blacklist of EU officials

Russia expands blacklist of EU officials

(VOVWORLD) - Moscow is expanding the blacklist of European Union officials in retaliation for EU restrictions against Russians, the Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Monday
US expands sanctions on Russia

US expands sanctions on Russia

(VOVWORLD) -The US has imposed sanctions on 19 Russian individuals and 5 groups, including Russian intelligence services, for meddling in the 2016 US presidential election and for cyber attacks, the...
Russia expands Navy base in Syria

Russia expands Navy base in Syria

(VOVworld) - First deputy chairman of the State Duma’s Defense Committee Andrey Krasov said that Russia ensures its presence in the Middle East by expanding the Navy base in Syria’s Tartus....
UK expands cooperation with Vietnam

UK expands cooperation with Vietnam

(VOVworld)- UK Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond will discuss ways to further strengthen cooperation between the UK and Vietnam during his visit to Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City on April...
US expands Russia sanction list

US expands Russia sanction list

(VOVworld) – On Tuesday the US Treasury Department added on Tuesday nearly three dozen people and companies to its sanctions list for directly or indirectly connecting to the conflict in eastern...
ASEAN, India expand cooperation

ASEAN, India expand cooperation

(VOVworld) - ASEAN Secretary General Le Luong Minh met Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday in New Delhi to explore areas of cooperation between India and ASEAN
Israel expands ground offensive in Gaza strip

Israel expands ground offensive in Gaza strip

(VOVworld) – Israel announced on Saturday it would expand its ground offensive in the Gaza strip as the bloodiest conflict ever since 2009 reached the 13th day killing over 360 people