Vietnam

Trump-Kim summit in Vietnam: All the latest updates

Pyongyang seeks partial, not total, sanctions relief in exchange for closing its main nuclear plant, says N Korean FM.

North Korea

Trump, Kim leave Vietnam summit without agreement

Trump said two sides could not reach an agreement over sanctions, lower-level negotiations to continue.

Donald Trump

Meet the other 'Donald' making waves in Vietnam

Al Jazeera meets Donald Trump impersonator in Hanoi before the second US-North Korea summit in Vietnam's capital.

Q&A: The other 'Donald' making waves in Hanoi

Business & Economy

Vietnam's economy races ahead. But can it keep the wheels on?

The US-China trade dispute has given Vietnam growth opportunities but it still has to overcome key challenges.

Vietnam's economy races ahead. But can it keep the wheels on?

Human Rights

Drug offence executions more than halve in 2018 after Iran reform

Report warns that populist governments advocating use of death penalty may undermine global progress towards abolition.

Drug offence executions more than halve in 2018 after Iran reform

Vietnam

Vietnam: Trump, Kim arrive in Hanoi for second summit

US wants Pyongyang to maintain its pause of weapons testing while North Korea seeks easing of sanctions.

Vietnam: Trump, Kim arrive in Hanoi for second summit

Vietnam

Trump-Kim summit: Hanoi buzzing with T-shirts, flags and haircuts

Clever Hanoi entrepreneurs are cashing in on the second summit between North Korea and US, to be held on February 27-28.

Trump-Kim summit: Hanoi buzzing with T-shirts, flags and haircuts

Vietnam

Trump-Kim summit 2.0: Five things to look out for

The US president and the North Korean leader are set to hold high-stakes talks in Vietnam's Hanoi this week.

Trump-Kim summit 2.0: What you need to know

Opinion

Vietnam summit: What does Kim want?

Kim Jong Un badly needs the sanctions on North Korea relaxed but in exchange he will have to make big concessions.

Richard Javad Heydarian

by Richard Javad Heydarian

Richard Javad Heydarian

North Korea

In Vietnam, 'Peace Negroniations' and high expectations

Officials and analysts predict future economic gains as Vietnam steps up preparations to host second Trump-Kim meeting.

Trump-Kim summit: Vietnam aiming to cash in on 'valuable' event

North Korea

Can North Korea follow Vietnam to economic success?

Ahead of the Trump-Kim summit in Hanoi, the US has said host Vietnam could provide an economic roadmap for North Korea.

Can North Korea follow Vietnam to economic success?

Vietnam

Vietnam briefly detains Trump and Kim impersonators

Howard X and Russell White were questioned by police in Hanoi after they spoke to a local TV station.

Vietnam briefly detains Trump and Kim impersonators

North Korea

North Korea's Kim Jong Un to make official visit to Vietnam

North Korean leader expected to arrive on February 25 or 26, amid tight security measures.

North Korea's Kim Jong Un to make official visit to Vietnam

Vietnam

Hosting a Trump-Kim summit: Who foots the bill?

Singapore case offers key lessons for Hanoi in dealing with security issues, diplomatic protocol and huge media influx.

Hosting a Trump-Kim summit: The Singapore experience

North Korea

Kim to arrive in Vietnam on February 25 ahead of Trump summit

Kim will reportedly visit Vietnamese manufacturing and industrial areas before meeting the US president in Hanoi.

Kim to arrive in Vietnam on February 25 ahead of Trump summit