Vietnamese associations in RoK donate 3,000 face masks for COVID-19 fight hinh anh 1Vietnamese Ambassador to the RoK Nguyen Vu Tu (R) receives a representative from the VKBIA 

Seoul (VNA) - The Vietnam-Korea Businessmen and Investment Association (VKBIA) and the Vietnam - Korea Experts and Intellectuals Association (VKEIA) on April 9 presented 3,000 face masks to the Vietnamese community in the Republic of Korea (RoK) to help them effectively fight the COVID-19 pandemic.

Vietnamese Ambassador to the RoK Nguyen Vu Tu thanked the organisations for their assistance, stressing that it is a valuable contribution to overseas Vietnamese nationals living, working and studying in the RoK amid the disease.

He said the embassy, through the Vietnamese Association in the RoK, will swiftly hand over the gifts to those most affected by the pandemic.

According to the Korea Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC), two Vietnamese expats in the Asian nation have been infected with COVID-19./.