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Vietnam, RoK enjoy thriving trade

Vietnam, RoK enjoy thriving trade

The Republic of Korea (RoK) surpassed the US to become the second largest trade partner of Vietnam, with two-way trade hitting US$29.1 billion in the first six months of this year.

PechaKucha Night in Hanoi

PechaKucha Night in Hanoi

An event called PechaKucha Night – Bright Side will take place at The Rotten Grapes Theater, Level 2, 101A Nguyen Khuyen Street, Hanoi on July 22 (8-10pm).

Japan affirms to deepen ties with ASEAN

Japan affirms to deepen ties with ASEAN

Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida stated that Japan will deepen its cooperation with ASEAN at a lunch meeting with Ambassadors of the bloc’s member states on July 11 on the occasion of ASEAN’s 50th founding anniversary (August 8, 1967 - 2017).

KVFTA has Korean firms targeting fresh sectors

KVFTA has Korean firms targeting fresh sectors

The Korea-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement has been the key driver in Korea’s soaring exports and investment into Vietnam, especially in the foodstuffs and consumer foods sector.

Rules of origin undermine the EU-Vietnam free trade pact

Rules of origin undermine the EU-Vietnam free trade pact

VOV.VN - A free trade agreement between the EU and Vietnam is scheduled to come into force in 2018 resulting in businesses from both economies enjoying more favourable conditions for both imports and exports.

European SMEs look to rule changes

European SMEs look to rule changes

More European small-and medium-sized enterprises are finding Vietnam a favourable destination for investment in anticipation of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement and a new law supporting small-and medium-sized firms.

Cashew segment banks on higher sales in the EU

Cashew segment banks on higher sales in the EU

VOV.VN - The Vietnam Cashew Association has forecast exports for 2017 to rise 3.4% in volume and 5.6% in value against the figures for 2016 to US$3 billion on the back of higher sales in the European Union for the year.

Hanoi pilots free swimming class for children

Hanoi pilots free swimming class for children

Given increasing incidences of drowning, the Hanoi Red Cross Society has opened a free swimming class for children in suburban districts to equip them with skills to prevent drowning.

Free passes to Hoi An top attractions June 9-14

Free passes to Hoi An top attractions June 9-14

VOV.VN - It's no secret that Hoi An has some of the country's richest history and most fascinating attractions— but the number of visitors to local attractions has been lagging far behind tourism officials’ expectations.

Lotte Duty Free opens first outlet in Vietnam

Lotte Duty Free opens first outlet in Vietnam

Lotte Duty Free, the travel retail arm of South Korean conglomerate the Lotte Group, is making a foray into the Vietnam market for the first time as a duty-free retailer as it seeks to diversify its revenue sources after local outlets were hard-hit by thinning Chinese visitors.