The number of Vietnamese people residing in Japan reached almost 412,000, making them the third largest foreign community in the East Asian country, just behind China and the Republic of Korea (RoK), reported the Japanese Immigration Bureau on March 27.
Mostafa Mousavi, head of the Iran-Vietnam Joint Chamber of Commerce, has described Vietnam as a trade hub in East Asia.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s local currency bond market during the third quarter of 2019 peaked at US$55.1 billion in paper outstanding, increasing by 3.4 percent on quarter and 1.9 percent on year in local currency terms, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) noted on November 20.
The medium-term outlook for the Vietnamese economy is broadly positive despite persistent downside risks, the World Bank (WB) said in its East Asia and Pacific Economic Update released on October 10.
CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading supply chain management companies, has officially opened its new facility in Ho Chi Minh City, doubling the size of its local operations in order to exploit the potential of the local logistics market.
VOV.VN - Growth in developing East Asia and the Pacific (EAP) is projected to soften to 6.0 percent in 2019 and 2020, down from 6.3 percent in 2018, largely reflecting global headwinds and a continued gradual policy-guided slowdown in China.
The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) and partners in the public and private sectors are jointly launching the special year-end Amazing Thailand Grand Sale promotion, with a unique "Passport Privileges” twist, targeting arrivals from short-haul markets from ASEAN, East Asia, and South Asia.
Vietnam remained the smallest local currency bond market among nine economies of emerging East Asia, according to the latest edition of the Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) Asia Bond Monitor.
Scientists have found that northern Vietnam is one of the areas most populated by prehistoric plants in East Asia, containing species which have have been around from some dozens to hundreds of million years ago.
VOV.VN -Vietnam slipped one notch from the 68th to 69th place out of 190 economies in the World Bank Group’s Doing Business 2019: Training for Reform report, released on October 31.
VOV.VN - The rise of developing East Asia and Pacific in the last four decades is the development success story of this generation.
The Vietnam-Japan partnership has grown steadily, especially in labour cooperation, which has created great chances for Vietnamese labourers to seek jobs or study opportunities in Japan.
The Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organisations and the municipal Vietnam – Southeast Asia Friendship Association held a get-together on August 23 on the occasion of the 51st founding anniversary of ASEAN (August 8).
Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi has proposed three principles for the future development of the East Asia Summit (EAS).
Vietnamese orderly apprentices will receive free Japanese language and professional training courses before working in Japan as stipulated under a Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) signed between the two countries on August 3.
VOV.VN - The 51st ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM) and Related Meetings opened in Singapore on August 2, discussing orientations and solutions to build an ASEAN Community, and implement master plans on building an ASEAN community in line with the ASEAN Vision towards 2025.
The second ASEAN-India Workshop on Blue Economy took place in New Delhi on July 18, attracting over 60 delegates, including government officials, scholars, and researchers from ASEAN and India.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged the World Bank (WB) to continue its financial and technical support for Vietnam during his meeting with the WB’s Vice President for East Asia and Pacific Victoria Kwakwa in Da Nang on June 27.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh said Vietnam and the US should enhance cooperation at regional mechanisms while receiving a delegation of the Subcommittee on East Asia, the Pacific and International Cybersecurity Policy of the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee in Hanoi.
VOV.VN - Vietnam places great importance on strengthening comprehensive partnership with the US and always considers the US an important partner in its foreign policy,President Tran Dai Quang has said.