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Australia funds training of “animal disease detectives”

Australia funds training of "animal disease detectives"

Australia’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade will fund a AUD4.3 million (US$2.8 million) project training a group of “animal disease detectives” in 11 countries and territories in Southeast Asia and the Pacific, including Vietnam.

Vietnam, Australia discuss bilateral co-operation in COVID-19 fight

Vietnam, Australia discuss bilateral co-operation in COVID-19 fight

VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh and Australia’s Minister for Foreign Affairs Marise Payne on April 16 discussed by phone bilateral and regional co-operation moving forward amid increasingly complicated developments of the ongoing novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic.

Vietnam, Australia discuss cooperation in epidemic fight

Vietnam, Australia discuss cooperation in epidemic fight

VOV.VN - Deputy Foreign Minister and head of the ASEAN Senior Officials' Meeting (SOM) Vietnam Nguyen Quoc Dung and acting Australian Deputy Foreign Minister and head of the SOM Australia on ASEAN and East Asia Summit (EAS) Justin Hayhurst have discussed bilateral cooperation via regional cooperation mechanisms amid the COVID-19 outbreak.

Deputy FM, foreign diplomats update COVID-19 situation

Deputy FM, foreign diplomats update COVID-19 situation

VOV.VN - Permanent Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son on March 27 had second phone talks with foreign ministry leaders of the US, Japan, the Republic of Korea (RoK), India, Australia and New Zealand to get updates on the COVID-19 situation and strong measures against the pandemic.

Vietnam joins multicultural festival in Australia

Vietnam joins multicultural festival in Australia

The Vietnamese Embassy in Australia is participating in a multicultural festival that opened on February 21 in Canberra to promote beauty of Vietnamese land and people to Australians and international friends.

Vietnam’s red flesh dragon fruit shipped to Australia

Vietnam’s red flesh dragon fruit shipped to Australia

Five tonnes of Vietnam’s red flesh dragon fruit were recently shipped to Australia in a bid to seek new markets for Vietnamese fruit exports amid difficulties stemming from the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

Shrimp exporters see good year ahead

Shrimp exporters see good year ahead

Vietnamese shrimp exporters are hoping for a better year after their shipments fell 5.4 percent year on year to 3.36 billion USD in 2019, according to insiders.

Fruit and vegetable exports suffer drop amid impact of COVID-19

Fruit and vegetable exports suffer drop amid impact of COVID-19

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s fruit and vegetable exports suffered a fall of 20.6 per cent to US$280.79 million during January in comparison with the same period last year, according to statistics released by the General Department of Vietnam Customs.