Feb 2, 2016

Japanese visas to be relaxed for Vietnamese, Indians

It will be easier for businesspeople and academics from India and Vietnam to travel to Japan starting this month as multiple-entry visa terms are to be doubled for nationals of the two countries. The easing of rules, effective Feb. 15, will affect people initially ...

Jan 27, 2016

Vietnam ruling party boss re-elected, cements hold on power

Vietnam’s Communist Party Wednesday re-elected its chief Nguyen Phu Trong for a second term, officials said, an expected outcome that sees the conservative ideologue cementing his hold on power. The party’s congress elected Trong to a 19-member Politburo, the all-powerful body that handles the ...