Education: Hanoi University, Hanoi Foreign Trade University
Tarah Nguyen has worked as a professional interpreter and translator in many fields before became the team leader of English editorial board in Vietnam Times. Working for NGOs, foreign agencies and overseas for years in both professional English and Chinese has nurtured her awareness and understanding in multi-direction world to keep her objective and fair outlooks.
For Tarah Nguyen's latest contributions to VietnamTimes, see below:
September 23, 2020 marks an important milestone in Vietnam-Germany relations, as the two countries celebrate the 45th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic ties in the context of their strategic partnership having constantly grown in a positive, extensive, effective and comprehensive manner.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc sent a message to the United Nations (UN) High-Level Meeting marking the 75th anniversary of the UN in New York on September 21, over the past 75 years, peace, cooperation and friendship have been thriving while poverty and diseases have been on the retreat and the life of humankind has been changing for the better.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau had hoped for good relations with China and visited the country in 2016 following which the two nations began trade talks. However, Canada is abandoning free trade negotiations with China amid a host of disagreements on a range of topics, Foreign Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne said in an interview on Friday.
Passengers boarding international commercial flights to Vietnam must have a negative proof of nCoV and address of residence.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on September 16 hosted a reception for Dutch and Belgian Ambassadors, Elsbeth Akkerman and Paul Jansen, along with EU investors who want to pour capital into a seaport logistics project worth nearly US$1 billion in Vietnam.
The EU and China have often clashed over human rights issues, trade and economic policy.
Asean balances the US-China confrontation
“Cambodia encourages all parties, especially those directly concerned, to fully and effectively implement the Declaration of Conduct (DOC) because it is a way to reinforce trust and confidence.” stated Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Prak Sokhonn, reported the khmertimeskh.
Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga was elected as Liberal Democratic party (LDP)'s chairman with a high number of votes to replace former PM Shinzo Abe.
TikTok and Oracle will become business partners in the United States — a deal meant to satisfy the Trump administration's national security concerns. Microsoft said Sunday that ByteDance had chosen not to sell it TikTok’s U.S. assets.
The Vietnamese Prime Minister has agreed to re-open international commercial flights to six destinations overseas after the novel coronavirus pandemic was brought under control in these venues. Only 2 more days, on September 15, is Vietnam officially "reopening" the sky after nearly 6 months, the biggest concern is how to "open the door" safely and minimize the source of infection.
In the midst of all the stories about China’s oppression in Hong Kong and Xinjiang, unlawful activities in the Bien Dong Sea (South China Sea) and its expulsion of foreign journalists, a recent clash on its border with India may pose the greater threat to Asian security. For the first time in 45 years, shots were fired this week, said theconversation.
Vietnamese National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan transferred 2021’s AIPA Presidency (AIPA42) to Brunei Darussalam on 10 Sep at the closing ceremony of the 41st ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly General Assembly.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh attended the ASEAN-China Ministerial Meeting held online within the framework of the 53rd ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM 53) and related meetings on September 9.
AIPA seeks sustainable peace and co-operation, promoting central role of ASEAN
Oxford University vaccine trial
A special art programme celebrated the opening of the 41st General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA 41) in Hanoi on September 8.
Amazon.com Inc said it has banned foreign sales of seeds in the United States after thousands of Americans received unsolicited packages of seeds in their mailboxes, mostly postmarked from China, as per Reuters' report.
Japanese residents braced for impact on Saturday as the powerful Super Typhoon Haishen barreled through unusually warm waters towards the Okinawa islands. Japan's meteorological agency said Typhoon Haishen had sustained winds of up 112 miles an hour early on Saturday
A recent report by the US Department of Defense reaffirms that China is using maritime militias with large ships to harass the Bien Dong Sea - as part of Beijing's strategy to monopolize the waters.