HANOI, Oct 31 (Bernama) -- Vietnam's participation in the United Nations peacekeeping missions since last June demonstrates the country's commitment to maintaining global peace and security, Vietnam News Agency (VNA) reported.

JAKARTA, Oct 31 (Bernama) -- Russian Deputy Economic Development Minister Alexei Likhachev said Russia is willing to provide modern technology to support Indonesia's maritime sector.

BANGKOK, Oct 31 (Bernama) -- The Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives plans to implement measures to increase the cattle population including water buffaloes and beef cattle, Thai News Agency (TNA) reported.

HANOI, Oct 31 (Bernama) -- A workshop was held recently in Hanoi to help Vietnamese businesses prepare for the Asean Economic Community (AEC) in 2015, Vietnam News Agency (VNA) reported.

THANH HOA, Oct 31 (Bernama) -- Excavation findings of the Con Moong 'beast' cave in central province of Thanh Hoa were announced at an international workshop on Thursday, Vietnam New Agency (VNA) reported.

HANOI, Oct 31 (Bernama) -- US President Barack Obama has urged Myanmar counterpart Thein Sein to ensure an inclusive and credible election in 2015, Vietnam News Agency (VNA) reported.

DAMASCUS, Oct 31 (Bernama) -- More than 21 Islamic State (IS) militants have been killed by US-led airstrikes in Kurdish city of Ayn al-Arab on the Syrian-Turkish borders, Xinhua news agency reported.