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PM: Vietnam to facilitate Samsung’s operations

Politics

PM: Vietnam to facilitate Samsung’s operations

The Vietnamese Government has paidconsiderableattention to Samsung’s investment projects in Vietnam and will continue to create favorable conditions for the firm to successfully do business in the country, Prime Minister Nguyen XuanPhuc told an official from Samsung on January 11.

RoK Foreign Minister to visit Brunei

ASEAN

RoK Foreign Minister to visit Brunei

Foreign Minister of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Kang Kyung-wha plans to visit Brunei this week to seek to enhance her country’s ties with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

Vietnam prepares for ASEAN Chairmanship in 2020

Politics

Vietnam prepares for ASEAN Chairmanship in 2020

Vietnam actively contributed to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in 2018, which will serve as the foundation for the country to perform the ASEAN Chairmanship in 2020, said Ambassador Tran Duc Binh, Vietnam’s Permanent Representative to ASEAN.

Thai Nguyen aims to attract more investments

Business

Thai Nguyen aims to attract more investments

The northern mountainous province of Thai Nguyen has attracted 62 projects with total registered capital of about 113.5 trillion VND (4.8 billion USD) since it hosted the investment promotion conference last July.

Deputy PM urges stronger Vietnam-RoK cooperation

Politics

Deputy PM urges stronger Vietnam-RoK cooperation

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has suggested that Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) should promote cooperation in all fields, including defence, security, economy, e-commerce, labour, innovation and creativity towards the target of 100 billion USD in two-way trade by 2020.

Vietnam sends 140,000 workers abroad in 2018

Society

Vietnam sends 140,000 workers abroad in 2018

Vietnam sent more than 140,000 workers to work abroad in 2018, up 7 percent against the previous year, according to the Department of Overseas Labour Management under the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs.