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Japan likely to re-open borders to entrepreneurs from Australia, Vietnam

Japan likely to re-open borders to entrepreneurs from Australia, Vietnam

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).

Cashew exports make US$1.24 billion over five-month period

Cashew exports make US$1.24 billion over five-month period

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.

Australia to impose new regulations on prawn imports

Australia to impose new regulations on prawn imports

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).

Vietnam presents medical supplies to eight countries

Vietnam presents medical supplies to eight countries

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.

Vietnamese community in Australia enjoys launch of start-up ecosystem

Vietnamese community in Australia enjoys launch of start-up ecosystem

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.

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.