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Hai Duong province to have smart city

Society

Hai Duong province to have smart city

The authorities of the northern province of Hai Duong had a working session on June 20 with a delegation from the International Real Estate Federation’s representative agency in the Republic of Korea (FIABCI-Korea) on the building of a smart city in the locality.

Vietnam, RoK foster business connection

Business

Vietnam, RoK foster business connection

The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI)’s Ho Chi Minh City branch on June 19 organised a conference to promote link between enterprises from Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK).

Korean woman suspected of catching Chikungunya fever

World

Korean woman suspected of catching Chikungunya fever

The Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) said on June 15 that health authorities are launching epidemiological investigations into a woman with a suspected case of a mosquito-borne illness that can permanently deform sufferers' joints.

Embassy works to protect rights of Vietnamese fishermen in RoK

Society

Embassy works to protect rights of Vietnamese fishermen in RoK

The Embassy of Vietnam in the Republic of Korea is working with local authorities to protect the legitimate rights and interest of two Vietnamese allegedly abused when working on a fishing vessel in Seogwipo City, Jeju Island, said Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang.

RoK supports Quang Tri with social welfare programmes

Society

RoK supports Quang Tri with social welfare programmes

The Republic of Korea (RoK)’s medical organisation for peace (Medipeace) has sponsored over 1 million USD for the central province of Quang Tri to support children with disabilities to access rehabilitation and improve their lives in 2018-2020.

ASEAN boosts RoK’s investment in tourism

ASEAN

ASEAN boosts RoK’s investment in tourism

A seminar on ASEAN-Republic of Korea tourism investment took place in Seoul on June 6 to provide up-to-date information on investment environment and opportunities to invest in tourism industries of the 10 ASEAN member states.

RoK continues leading foreign investors in Vietnam

Business

RoK continues leading foreign investors in Vietnam

The Republic of Korea (RoK) has been the biggest investor among 86 countries and territories investing Vietnam so far this year, with total investment of 2.63 billion USD, accounting for 26.5 percent of total foreign direct investment (FDI) the country has attracted in the reviewed period.

Saigontourist teams up with Seoul authority

Travel

Saigontourist teams up with Seoul authority

The Republic of Korea’s Seoul city and the Saigontourist Travel Service Company of Vietnam will join hands to develop tourism in both nations under a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) inked between the two sides last month.

PM backs defence cooperation with RoK

Politics

PM backs defence cooperation with RoK

The Government of Vietnam always supports and creates favorable conditions for defence ministries of Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) to foster their affiliation, contributing to diversifying and deepening the strategic partnership between the two countries, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.