Vietnam’s first commercial flight lands in Hanoi since border closure Society

Vietnam’s first commercial flight lands in Hanoi since border closure

Operated by national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines, a return commercial flight from Seoul, the Republic of Korea (RoK), landed at Hanoi’s Noi Bai International Airport on September 25 noon, marking a milestone in the restoration of the country’s air transport after months of disruption due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
RoK to provide 5.15 million USD for six developing nations World

RoK to provide 5.15 million USD for six developing nations

The Korean Ministry of Economy and Finance announced on July 31 that it will provide 5.15 million USD for six developing nations, including Vietnam, to support projects ranging from establishing green growth and digital infrastructure to an improved COVID-19 response.
Foreign Ministry announces changes in RoK’s visa policy Politics

Foreign Ministry announces changes in RoK’s visa policy

The Vietnamese Foreign Ministry on April 10 received a diplomatic note from the Republic of Korea (RoK) Embassy in Vietnam which said amid the complicated developments of the COVID-19 pandemic worldwide, the Korean Government has decided to suspend the validity of short-term visa for foreigners, irrespective of countries and territories, starting from 00:00 am on April 13.
PM: Vietnam attaches importance to ties with RoK Politics

PM: Vietnam attaches importance to ties with RoK

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has affirmed that Vietnam attaches importance to cooperation with the Republic of Korea (RoK), and stands ready to serve as a bridge to further promote ASEAN – RoK and Mekong – RoK cooperation frameworks.
ASEAN, RoK agree to join hands in building smart cities ASEAN

ASEAN, RoK agree to join hands in building smart cities

The Republic of Korea (RoK) and 10 member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) will cooperate to build "smart cities" and explore business opportunities relating to them, according to the RoK’s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport.
RoK ready for ASEAN-RoK Commemorative Summit World

RoK ready for ASEAN-RoK Commemorative Summit

Agencies under the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Korea (RoK) have been focusing on preparing for the ASEAN-RoK Commemorative Summit, said Chairman of the Korean Presidential Committee on New Southern Policy Joo Hyung-chul.
Ceremony welcomes ASEAN-RoK Commemorative Summit World

Ceremony welcomes ASEAN-RoK Commemorative Summit

A ceremony to welcome the upcoming ASEAN-Republic of Korea (RoK) Commemorative Summit was held in the southeastern port city of Busan on November 10, luring the participation of around 10,000 people.
Bac Ninh hopes to attract more Korean investments Business

Bac Ninh hopes to attract more Korean investments

The northern province of Bac Ninh is looking to lure more Korean investments, pledging to create the best conditions for both large corporations and small- and medium-sized enterprises to invest in the province, Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Tu Quynh has said.
ASEAN-RoK relations beyond diplomatic ties ASEAN

ASEAN-RoK relations beyond diplomatic ties

The relations between ASEAN and the RoK have become more diverse and closely connected beyond simply having diplomatic ties, said Lee Hyuk, Secretary General of the ASEAN-Korea Centre at the Media Invitation Roundtable held in Seoul on June 25.
RoK supports Vietnamese flood victims Society

RoK supports Vietnamese flood victims

The Republic of Korea (RoK) will provide an aid package of 1 million USD to support people affected by the recent typhoon Damrey in Vietnam, the RoK’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced on November 10.