Foreign goods puts pressure on domestic businesses Business

Foreign goods puts pressure on domestic businesses

The adoption of a zero percent tariff from January 2018 among member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) will create opportunities for Vietnamese businesses to seek markets in the region, but competition in the domestic market will also become fiercer with the flood of imports from ASEAN region.
RoK ambassador awarded Vietnam’s friendship medal Politics

RoK ambassador awarded Vietnam’s friendship medal

Vice President and Secretary General of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) presented the Medal for Peace and Friendship among Nations to outgoing Ambassador of the Republic of Korea (RoK) to Vietnam Lee Hyuk in recognition of his remarkable contributions to promoting the two countries’ friendship and cooperation.
RoK calls for stronger ties with ASEAN ASEAN

RoK calls for stronger ties with ASEAN

President of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Moon Jae-in has called for efforts to diversify and upgrade ties with the Associaiton of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
ASEAN, future hope of the region: RoK Ambassador World

ASEAN, future hope of the region: RoK Ambassador

ASEAN will attract more foreign investment with its robust economic growth, primarily driven by its competitive young workforce and soon-to-be-discovered potential, once the ASEAN Community is formed.
Society

Vietnam-RoK forum takes place in Hanoi

A forum with the theme, ‘for the future of Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK)’, was held in Hanoi on August 28, to mark the 20 th anniversary of diplomatic ties between the two countries.
Politics

RoK-ASEAN cooperation forum opens

The Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences in conjunction with the Korea Foundation and Seoul National University held the seventh RoK-ASEAN Cooperation Forum from August 29-30 in Hanoi.
Vietnam-RoK relationship sees development Politics

Vietnam-RoK relationship sees development

Vietnam and the Republic of Korea have established many effective cooperation mechanisms, deepening the two countries’ strategic partnership and actively contributing to regional and global stability and development.
Garment and textile exports hit July record Business

Garment and textile exports hit July record

Vietnam ’s textile and garment export turnover attained an unprecedented growth rate with 13 percent in July, driving these products’ exports up to a year-on-year increase of 30 percent to 7.6 billion VND.
Environment

Vietnam, RoK talk natural gas vehicles

Enterprises and research institutions of Vietnam and the RoK discussed advanced technology for a natural gas vehicle at the ASEAN-RoK forum which opened in Ho Chi Minh City on Nov. 5.