Environment

KOICA aids Vietnam’s hazardous waste management

Officials of Vietnam and the Republic of Korea met on August 5 to review a project on establishing an electronic manifest system for the integrated management of hazardous waste in Vietnam funded by the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA).
Health

Q-Health aims to improve central healthcare services

About 2,500 locals in the central province of Quang Ngai will receive free medical care during a charitable event from July 7-14, as part of the Q-Health programme that focuses on improving health care services for residents in central region.
Business

KOICA helps Vietnam sharpen competitive edge

The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) in Vietnam on June 11 handed over to the Vietnamese side an integrated information management system to support the Government’s effort in raising the competitiveness of the economy.
RoK pledges to support Huong River planning scheme Society

RoK pledges to support Huong River planning scheme

The Republic of Korea (RoK) has pledged a non-refundable aid package for the central province of Thua Thien-Hue to aid a planning scheme to improve the poetic Huong River, following the success of a similar project for Hue imperial city.
Business

Vietnam, RoK work to enhance agricultural value chain

Vietnam and the Republic of Korea on May 27 inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on the implementation of a project building new-style rural areas and developing the agricultural value chain in the central province of Ninh Thuan.
Environment

RoK supports Huong River planning scheme

The Republic of Korea has pledged a non-refundable official development assistance (ODA) aid package for the central province of Thua Thien-Hue to detail a planning scheme on the poetic Huong River, during a signing ceremony in Hue imperial city on February 28.
Society

KOICA pledges to help Vietnam combat crime

A Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) official has pledged more efforts to work with the Vietnamese Ministry of Public Security in the fight against cross-border crimes.
RoK helps Vietnam build health insurance policy Health

RoK helps Vietnam build health insurance policy

Insurance agencies of Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) worked closely together to implement a project to enhance Vietnam’s capacity in building a policy on health insurance and the management of health insurance in Vietnam.
Society

RoK backs Quang Tri’s development

The central province of Quang Tri and the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) on December 3 signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on their collaboration plan between 2014 and 2017.
Health

RoK university helps improve health care in Quang Nam

Yonsei University from the Republic of Korea (RoK) on October 10 donated medical equipment worth over 3.5 billion VND (164,500 USD) to the Quang Nam Paediatrics Hospital in the central province of the same name.
Vietnam, RoK eye further development cooperation Business

Vietnam, RoK eye further development cooperation

Official development assistance (ODA) from the Republic of Korea (RoK) has significantly contributed to Vietnam’s development, a senior official from the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) has said.
Vietnam-RoK Joint Statement Politics

Vietnam-RoK Joint Statement

Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) on September 9 issued a joint statement during RoK President Park Geun Hye’s state visit to Vietnam from September 7-11.