Japan is considering re-opening its borders to entrepreneurs from selected countries, including Australia and Vietnam, which have low levels of COVID-19 infections, as the nation begins to ease restrictions put in place earlier this year to control the outbreaks, according to Australian Associated Press (AAP).
VOV.VN - Vietnam exported a haul of 184,000 tonnes of cashew nuts with a value of US$1.24 billion during the opening five months of the year, representing a year-on-year increase of 17.8% in volume and 2.2% rise in value, according to the Import and Export Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
VOV.VN - A Vietnam Airlines plane carrying 344 Vietnamese citizens stranded in Australia and New Zealand due to the novel coronavirus landed safely at Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City on June 2.
VOV.VN - As many as 343 Vietnamese citizens who are currently stuck in Australia and New Zealand due to the novel coronavirus pandemic are set to be brought home on June 1.
Prawn and uncooked prawn products for human consumption exported to Australia will have to follow new regulations from the Australian Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment from July 1, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Nguyen Quoc Dung on May 18 presented the token of medical supplies worth 420,000 USD as gifts from the Vietnamese Government and people to eight countries in Southeast Asia, South Asia and South Pacific.
VOV.VN - The Startup Vietnam Foundation Australia (SVFA) has been officially established and successfully came into operation in May, creating an innovative startup ecosystem that can be used by Vietnamese students and members of the business community based in the Oceania country.
VOV.VN - The Australian Government is keen to step up economic, investment, and trade co-operation with Vietnam in a substantial and in-depth manner in the near future, according to Australian Minister of Trade, Tourism and Investment Simon Birmmingham.
Ho Chi Minh City and Australia’s Victoria state held a teleconference on May 4 to accelerate the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on their twining relationship.
Ambassador to Australia Ngo Huong Nam called on Vietnamese students in Australia to stay united and support those affected by COVID-19 during a video meeting on April 28.
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.
Mango, longan and lychee exporters have received a boost now that a facility in Hanoi has been given the all clear to irradiate products before they are shipped to Australia.
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.
VOV.VN - Five tonnes of Vietnamese red flesh dragon fruit were launched in the Australian market from April 2- 8 as part of efforts to bolster consumption of the fruit in three of Australia’s most populous states like New South Wales, Victoria, and Western Australia.
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.
The Vietnamese Embassy in Australia has provided updated information about the Australian government’s adjustment of its policies for foreigners amid the rapid spread of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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.
VOV.VN - National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines has moved to announce the suspension of all international air routes until the end of April 30 as a result of the impact caused by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic.
Vietnam imported over 13,800 tonnes of pork in the first two months of 2020, a year-on-year rise of 150%.
The upcoming Vietnam-Australia women's Olympic qualifier match will be played behind closed doors after Vietnam detected 14 new Covid-19 infection case.