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Students to compete at Summer Universiade

Students to compete at Summer Universiade

Vietnam athletes today will leave for the 2017 Summer Universiade, the world sport games for students which will be organised in Chinese Taipei from August 19-30.

Korean guitarist to perform in Vietnam

Korean guitarist to perform in Vietnam

The Republic of Korea's guitarist Sungha Jung will return to Vietnam for live concerts in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City on August 26 and 27.

Detoxified land handed over for expansion of Da Nang airport

Detoxified land handed over for expansion of Da Nang airport

Representatives of the US Agency for International Development (USAID), Vietnam’s Ministry of National Defence and Air Defense - Air Force signed a deal on August 9 to hand over 12.7 hectares of land to the Ministry of Transport for management.

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.

More imports from ROK : experts

More imports from ROK : experts

Imports from the Republic of Korea (ROK) have been increasing rapidly since the Vietnam-ROK FTA took effect in late 2015, as Vietnam’s largest trade deficit is now with the ROK, not China.

Vietnam Jan-July trade deficit hits US$3.08b

Vietnam Jan-July trade deficit hits US$3.08b

Vietnam’s trade deficit was estimated at US$3.08 billion in the first seven months of this year, US$380 million more than US$2.7 billion in the first half, according to the latest data released by the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Experts deny worries over trade deficit towards ROK

Experts deny worries over trade deficit towards ROK

Some experts have raised concerns over the Republic of Korea (ROK) surpassing China in trade deficit, to become Vietnam’s biggest import market, however, others claimed these worries unfounded and considered it normal as Vietnam is integrating into the world economy.

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.

HCM City seeks RoK locality’ support for start-ups

HCM City seeks RoK locality’ support for start-ups

Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan has suggested Incheon city of the Republic of Korea (RoK) help the Vietnamese city set up a start-ups support centre, towards promoting scientific and economic exchange.