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Vietnam, RoK step up tourism ties

Vietnam, RoK step up tourism ties

The Vietnam Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and the Vietnamese Embassy in the Republic of Korea (RoK) on December 14 held a tourism-culture festival, aiming to promote cooperation between the two countries in this sector.

RoK, Quang Nam enhance cultural cooperation

RoK, Quang Nam enhance cultural cooperation

The Republic of Korea (RoK) and Vietnam’s central province of Quang Nam will intensify community and cultural activities, and share experience in preserving and promoting cultural values.

Korean band NCT 127 meet Hanoi fans

Korean band NCT 127 meet Hanoi fans

VOV.VN - The band NCT 127 from the Republic of Korea (RoK) held an exchange with their fans at a press conference in Hanoi on December 6.

Phu Tho seeks RoK investment

Phu Tho seeks RoK investment

A workshop took place in Seoul, the Republic of Korea, on December 4 to introduce potential and opportunities for investment in the northern province of Phu Tho.

Korean firms eye Vietnam partners

Korean firms eye Vietnam partners

Executives from 20 companies based in the Republic of Korea’s Gyeongsangbuk-do Province met with nearly 90 Vietnamese counterparts in HCM City on December 1 to discuss business opportunities.

New Tourism Ambassador expected to boost tourism ties with RoK

New Tourism Ambassador expected to boost tourism ties with RoK

Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyen Ngoc Thien met Ly Xuong Can, the new Tourism Ambassador of Vietnam, in Hanoi on November 30, voicing his hope that the ambassador will help develop Vietnam’s tourism as well as tourism cooperation with the Republic of Korea (RoK).

Korean star receives warm Vietnamese welcome

Korean star receives warm Vietnamese welcome

VOV.VN - The Republic of Korea’s So Ji Sub, who stars in the hit film “Glass Shoes” (Giay Thuy Tinh), attended an event on Nguyen Hue Street in Ho Chi Minh City on November 22, receiving a warm welcome from Vietnamese fans.

Ly descendant named Vietnam’s tourism ambassador to RoK

Ly descendant named Vietnam’s tourism ambassador to RoK

Ly Xuong Can, a descendant of King Ly Thai To – the first king of the Ly dynasty (1010-1225), has been appointed Vietnam’s tourism ambassador to the Republic of Korea (RoK) for 2017-2020 by the Vietnamese Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

RoK-Vietnam Forum for the Future opens in Hanoi

RoK-Vietnam Forum for the Future opens in Hanoi

The Republic of Korea – Vietnam Forum for the Future, the third of its kind, took place in Hanoi on November 21 in celebration of the 25th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic ties.

13th Vietnamese Students’ Day in RoK held

13th Vietnamese Students’ Day in RoK held

More than 1,000 Vietnamese students across the Republic of Korea (RoK) came together for the 13th Vietnamese Student Day on November 19 at Seoul University.

ROK to issue e-visas for Vietnam tourists

ROK to issue e-visas for Vietnam tourists

The Republic of Korea will loosen visa requirements and issue e-visas for Vietnamese visitors as the number of Vietnamese tourists to the Northeast Asian nation is growing significantly.

Vietnam needs to build brands in RoK

Vietnam needs to build brands in RoK

Vietnamese businesses need to get involved in the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s goods value chains via distribution channels and pay more attention to positioning products and label designing to build brands in the market.