Party leader wants more productive partnership with RoK
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong wants Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) to ratchet up the efficient cooperation between political parties, governments, parliaments, and localities to achieve more productive strategic cooperative partnership.
President receives RoK National Assembly Speaker
President Tran Dai Quang hailed the Vietnam visit by Speaker of the National Assembly of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Chung Sye-kyun on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic ties
Vietnam-Republic of Korea Strategic Partnership
The RoK is the biggest foreign investor in Vietnam with 5,593 projects and 50 billion USD in registered capital.
Top legislators talk ways to cement Vietnam-RoK relations
National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan and Speaker of the Republic of Korea’s NA Chung Sye-kyun discussed multiple issues regarding bilateral relations during talks in Hanoi on April 25.
Thai Nguyen, RoK organisation sign cooperation deal
Authorities of Thai Nguyen province inked a cooperation deal on agriculture and rural area development with the Saeumaul Globalisation Foundation from the Republic of Korea (RoK) on April 24.
RoK National Assembly Speaker begins official Vietnam visit
Speaker of the National Assembly of the Republic of Korea Chung Sye-kyun on April 24 began a three-day official visit to Vietnam at the invitation of his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.
FDI of RoK hits record in 2016
The foreign direct investment (FDI) of the Republic of Korea (RoK) hit 35.2 billion USD in 2016, the highest figure ever and also a jump from 23.1 billion USD recorded in 2007, according to a report released on April 24 by the Industrial Bank of Korea (IBK).
Vietnam, RoK foster strategic partnership
The official visit of Speaker of the National Assembly (NA) of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Chung Sye-kyun from April 24-26, aims to promote the strategic partnership between the two nations.
Vietnam lose 0-1 to Gwangju FC in U19s tourney
Two Vietnamese representatives lost in the last qualifying round matches of the International U19 Football Championship in Nha Trang city on April 20.
Prime Minister greets Japanese, RoK guests
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc received Hanoi on April 20 Nakamura Norimichi, Governor of Nagasaki prefecture, who is visiting Vietnam with a business delegation.
RoK top legislator to visit Vietnam next week
Speaker of the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s National Assembly Chung Sye-kyun will lead a high-level delegation to visit Vietnam from April 24-26.
KDB urged to encourage RoK firms to invest in Vietnam
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has expressed his belief that the Korea Development Bank (KDB), with its prestige, scale and experience in the Republic of Korea (RoK), would continue encouraging more RoK firms to invest in Vietnam.
Vietnamese, Korean film-makers work on Three Wishes project
Director-producer-actress Viet Trinh of HCM City is working with Republic of Korean partners to produce the film Ba Dieu Uoc (Three Wishes), expected to be released later for this Christmas season.
Positive shift in RoK’s investment in Vietnam: KOTRA Hanoi chief
Investment from the Republic of Korea (RoK) in Vietnam is being spread across a wider range of fields as Korean investors now consider Vietnam not only a for-export manufacturing workshop but also a potential consumption market.
Vietnam to serve 2 million RoK tourists in 2017
Tourist arrivals from the Republic of Korea (RoK) to Vietnam are predicted to hit 2 million this year.
Bank of Korea keeps interest rates at 1.25 percent
The Bank of Korea (BoK) on April 13 decided to keep interest rates on hold at a record low of 1.25 percent for the 10th consecutive month to support the country’s economic growth.
Hung Yen calls for RoK investment
Vice Chairman of the Hung Yen provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Van Phong called for foreign investment, including those from the Republic of Korea (RoK) at a workshop in Seoul on April 13.
Job fairs held for workers returning from RoK
Hundreds of job seekers, who had worked in the Republic of Korea (RoK) under the Employment Permit System (EPS) programme, had the chance to access job opportunities in RoK firms in Vietnam at a career fair in the northern province of Thai Nguyen on April 11.