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PM hosts new ambassadors of RoK, Laos  Politics

PM hosts new ambassadors of RoK, Laos

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on March 19 received the new ambassador of the Republic of Korea (RoK) and Laos who have just commenced their tenures in Vietnam, affirming the Vietnamese Government’s commitment to supporting them in fulfilling duties.
VNU-Hanoi, Huyndai Motor sign training pact Society

VNU-Hanoi, Huyndai Motor sign training pact

In a move to bolster engineering and technology education, Vietnam National University (VNU), Hanoi and Hyundai Motor Company (HMC) on March 19 signed a cooperation agreement on human resources development.
RoK to increase ODA for Vietnam in 2024 Politics

RoK to increase ODA for Vietnam in 2024

Deputy Prime Minister Tran Luu Quang gave a reception in Hanoi on March 19 for President of the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) Chang Won-sam, during which the guest said official development assistance (ODA) from the Republic of Korea (RoK) for Vietnam will increase to more than 52 million USD, nearly doubling the figure of 2023.
Weekly container service connects RoK port with Vietnam Business

Weekly container service connects RoK port with Vietnam

The Incheon Port Authority (IPA) has announced that Maersk, a global shipping company, launched its new PH5 service at the Incheon Port on March 4, a weekly container service that connects the Republic of Korea’s Incheon with Vietnam and Thailand via China.
Unprecedented solutions provided for foreign firms in Vietnam: Official Business

Unprecedented solutions provided for foreign firms in Vietnam: Official

Facing adverse impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and the world’s economic and political issues, the Ministry of Finance (MoF) has suggested authorities promulgate and issued many unprecedented solutions in terms of taxes, fees, and charges to assist people and businesses, including those from the Republic of Korea (RoK), an official has said.
ASEAN becomes RoK’s major export, production destination ASEAN

ASEAN becomes RoK’s major export, production destination

As trade competition between China and the US continues to intensify, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is rapidly emerging as the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s global manufacturing base and an important export market.
RoK pharmaceutical firm transfers technology of 7 products to Vietnam Health

RoK pharmaceutical firm transfers technology of 7 products to Vietnam

Genuone Sciences, the Republic of Korea’s leading pharmaceutical company, announced on February 26 that it signed a business agreement with Vietnam’s Imexpharm Joint Stock Company (IMP) on the transfer of technology for seven products, including medications for the treatment of cardiovascular and diabetes-related diseases.
RoK's firm penetrates LPG market in Vietnam​ Business

RoK's firm penetrates LPG market in Vietnam​

E1, an importer and distributor of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) under the Republic of Korea’s LS Group. announced on February 21 that it has signed a joint contract with Venus Gas, the largest LPG importer in northern Vietnam, to build an LPG terminal in Bac Tien Phong industrial complex in Vietnam's northern coastal province of Quang Ninh.