VOV.VN - The northern Son La province has been granted a total of 92 codes specifically for longan growing areas for this year, of which 34 codes are to be used to export the product to both the United States and Australia, while 58 codes will be used to produce longan for export to China.
VOV.VN - The Vietnamese Embassy in Australia announced on June 26 Vietnam Airlines will bring home an additional 343 Vietnamese citizens stranded in Australia and New Zealand due to COVID-19 in early July.
VOV.VN - The World Bank Group and the Australian Government have agreed to extend their strategic partnership in Vietnam, committing a further AUD5 million to support Vietnam’s economic recovery and protect the most vulnerable from the negative impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
VOV.VN - A marketing campaign to promote Vietnamese lychees was officially launched on the morning of June 19 at a fruit and vegetable wholesale market located in Adelaide, Australia.
Deputy Minister of National Defence Sen. Lt. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh, on June 16, engaged in two online talks with Jody Thomas, Deputy Minister of Canada’s Department of National Defence, and Peter Tesch, Deputy Secretary for Strategic Policy & Intelligence at Australia’s Department of Defence.
VOV.VN - Vietnamese budget airline Jetstar Pacific has made the decision to revert to its former name, Pacific Airlines, with its fresh logo and brand identity set to feature the dominant colours of national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines, according to a representative of Vietnam Airlines.
The central city of Da Nang and the Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to beef up their friendship and cooperation during an online ceremony on June 11.
VOV.VN - Vietnam imported 24.6 million tonnes of coal with a value of US$1,844 billion during the first five months of the year, representing an increase of 48% in terms of volume and 14.5% in value in comparison with the same period from last year, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
VOV.VN - A haul of nine tons of red lychees are poised to arrive in Australia on June 12, marking the first export batch of Vietnamese lychees to enter the market from this year’s crop, according to data released by the Vietnamese trade office in Australia.
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.