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.
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 to clarify vision for closer ties with ASEAN World

RoK to clarify vision for closer ties with ASEAN

The Republic of Korea (RoK) plans to adopt a monumental statement on its future relations with Southeast Asian countries during an upcoming summit in Busan, Cheong Wa Dae announced November 20.
RoK promotes economic relations with ASEAN countries through FTAs World

RoK promotes economic relations with ASEAN countries through FTAs

The Republic of Korea (RoK) is exploring the possibility of forging individual free trade agreements (FTAs) with more ASEAN members in a move to further boost growing economic ties with the region, Yonhap news agency reported, citing a senior trade official of the RoK.
Rodong Sinmun highlights DPRK-Vietnam relations Politics

Rodong Sinmun highlights DPRK-Vietnam relations

Rodong Sinmun, the official organ of the Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK), underlined strong and friendly relations with Vietnam in an article published on November 13, saying the DPRK cherishes the bilateral relationship based on decades of cooperation to fight imperialists. ​
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.
VNA leader suggests ways to win public trust in fake news combat  Politics

VNA leader suggests ways to win public trust in fake news combat

General Director of the Vietnam News Agency (VNA) Nguyen Duc Loi has highlighted necessary efforts and actions to win public trust in the fight against fake news, while addressing the 17th General Assembly of the Organisation of Asia-Pacific News Agency (OANA) that is taking place in the Republic of Korea (RoK) from November 6-9.
RoK President hails relations with Vietnam World

RoK President hails relations with Vietnam

President of the Republic of Korea (RoL) Moon Jae-in highlighted the good relations between the RoK and Vietnam in all fields while hosting delegates from the Organisation of Asia-Pacific News Agency (OANA) in Seoul on November 7.
RoK to promote fintech cooperation with ASEAN World

RoK to promote fintech cooperation with ASEAN

The Financial Services Commission of the Republic of Korea said the country will deepen cooperation with the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in the financial technology sector.
Tax chiefs in Asia-Pacific region discuss digital tax World

Tax chiefs in Asia-Pacific region discuss digital tax

Tax chiefs from 17 Asia-Pacific countries and territories, including Vietnam, began their annual talks in Indonesia to discuss a digital tax and how to tackle the issue of base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS).