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Coal exports to Laos see sharp increase

Coal exports to Laos see sharp increase

VOV.VN - In the first seven months of this year, coal exports to Laos skyrocketed 16-fold in volume to 50,400 tons and 15-fold in value to US$4.3 million against the same period last year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Vietnam lose to Japan at Asian volleyball

Vietnam lose to Japan at Asian volleyball

Vietnam lost to Japan 22-25, 21-25, 16-25 in the quarter-final round of the SMM 19th Asian Women’s Senior Volleyball Championship held in the Philippines on August 15.

Can Tho, Japan seek cooperation opportunities in agriculture

Can Tho, Japan seek cooperation opportunities in agriculture

Chairman of the People’s Committee of the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho Vo Thanh Thong on August 13 had a working session with a Japanese delegation to discuss cooperation opportunities in agriculture and personnel training in this sector.

Cultural exchange marks 55 years of Vietnam-Laos diplomatic ties

Cultural exchange marks 55 years of Vietnam-Laos diplomatic ties

VOV.VN - The embassies of Vietnam and Laos held a cultural exchange in Tokyo, Japan on August 10th to mark the 55th anniversary of Vietnam-Laos diplomatic ties and the 40th anniversary of signing their bilateral Treaty of Amity and Cooperation.

Japan helps operate reservoirs, manage floods

Japan helps operate reservoirs, manage floods

A Japan-funded project on operating reservoirs in emergency and manage floods effectively using a comprehensive disaster management platform was signed in the capital city of Hanoi on August 10.

Tokyo workshop celebrates 50 years of ASEAN

Tokyo workshop celebrates 50 years of ASEAN

A workshop focusing on the 50-year history of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) was held in Tokyo, Japan on August 8 on the occasion of the bloc’s jubilee anniversary.

Vietnam’s seven-month export revenue up 18.7%

Vietnam’s seven-month export revenue up 18.7%

Vietnam’s total export earnings hit US$17.5 billion in July, bringing the seven-month total to US$115.2 billion, up 18.7% annually, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

Japan, RoK support Vietnam’s security initiatives at AMM-50

Japan, RoK support Vietnam’s security initiatives at AMM-50

VOV.VN - Japan and the Republic of Korea (RoK) have pledged to support Vietnam’s initiatives in dealing with regional security challenges on the fringe of the ongoing 50th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM 50) on August 8.

Dong Nai posts US$700 million trade surplus

Dong Nai posts US$700 million trade surplus

VOV.VN - The southern province of Dong Nai recorded a trade surplus of US$700 million for the six months running up to July of 2017 according to the provincial People’s Committee.

AMM 50: ASEAN Plus Three to boost financial cooperation

AMM 50: ASEAN Plus Three to boost financial cooperation

Foreign ministers of 10 ASEAN countries and three partners – Japan, China and the Republic of Korea (RoK) – have agreed to enhance financial cooperation to strengthen economic stability in the region.

Vietnam, Japan discuss workers’ wages

Vietnam, Japan discuss workers’ wages

The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) on August 2 held its second biannual discussion of the Vietnam-Japan Joint Initiative Phase VI, as well as future trade and investment opportunities between the two nations.