RoK, Vietnam urged to boost people-to-people diplomacy Politics

RoK, Vietnam urged to boost people-to-people diplomacy

Vietnam and the Republic of Korea should enhance people-to-people diplomacy in order to elevate their ties to a comprehensive strategic partnership, according to Chol Young Joo, Chairman of the Korea-Vietnam Friendship Association (KOVIFA).
ASEAN, RoK agree to set up tech cooperation agency World

ASEAN, RoK agree to set up tech cooperation agency

Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member states and the Republic of Korea (RoK) have agreed to launch a body devoted to seeking industrial and technology cooperation, the RoK industry ministry said on November 25.
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.
RoK-ASEAN trade up 20-fold in 30 years World

RoK-ASEAN trade up 20-fold in 30 years

The Republic of Korea (RoK)'s trade with Southeast Asian countries soared around twentyfold this year compared to that recorded in 1989, according to data released by the RoK Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy and the Korea International Trade Association as saying.
RoK officials, scholars highlight Vietnam’s role in New Southern Policy Politics

RoK officials, scholars highlight Vietnam’s role in New Southern Policy

People from all walks of life in the Republic of Korea (RoK) have spoken highly of Vietnam and its role in the RoK’s New Southern Policy that was introduced by the government of President Moon Jae-in in 2017 to reduce the country’s heavy reliance on the US, China, Japan and the European Union (EU).
Prime Minister leaves for summits in RoK Politics

Prime Minister leaves for summits in RoK

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, his spouse and a high-ranking delegation of Vietnam left Hanoi on November 24 for the ASEAN-Republic of Korea (RoK) Commemorative Summit and the first Mekong-RoK Summit, and an official visit to the RoK.
First Vietnamese book stall inaugurated in RoK Culture - Sports

First Vietnamese book stall inaugurated in RoK

Ho Chi Minh City Book Distribution JSC (FAHASA) on November 21 coordinated with Kyobo group of the Republic of Korea (RoK) to organise a book exhibition and inaugurate Vietnam’s first book stall in Seoul, aiming to enhance cultural exchange between the two countries.