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Vietnam’s cassava exports recover in first quarter

Vietnam’s cassava exports recover in first quarter

Vietnam achieved cassava export growth in both volume and value in the first quarter of this year despite experiencing difficulties, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

Fruit, vegetable exports hit US$831 million in first quarter

Fruit, vegetable exports hit US$831 million in first quarter

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s fruit and vegetable exports during the first quarter of the year dropped by 11.5% to US$831 million in comparison with the same period from last year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Wood orders see mass cancellations or delays amid COVID-19

Wood orders see mass cancellations or delays amid COVID-19

VOV.VN - Since mid-March buyers from the United States and Europe have moved to stop buying, cancel, or delay orders from Vietnamese wood processing and manufacturing enterprises, causing a staggering 80% fall in order numbers.

Diplomats talk Vietnam-Japan cooperation in combating COVID-19

Diplomats talk Vietnam-Japan cooperation in combating COVID-19

VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and his Japanese Foreign Minister Motegi Toshimitsu compared notes on cooperation between the two nations amid the increasingly complicated developments of the COVID-19 pandemic during a phone conversation on March 31.

Shrimp exports enjoy surge over two-month period

Shrimp exports enjoy surge over two-month period

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s shrimp exports to the United States, Japan, and the Republic of Korea (RoK) have flourished during the first two months of the year despite enduring drops in exports to the European Union and China as a result of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Vietnamese becomes third largest foreign community in Japan

Vietnamese becomes third largest foreign community in Japan

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.

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–Japan trade up 8.6% in two months

Vietnam–Japan trade up 8.6% in two months

The General Department of Vietnam Customs has reported that the Vietnam – Japan trade reached US$6.2 billion in the first two months of this year, an 8.6% increase from a year earlier.

Friendship Order bestowed upon outgoing Japanese ambassador

Friendship Order bestowed upon outgoing Japanese ambassador

VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh presented the Friendship Order to Japanese outgoing ambassador Umeda Kunio in Hanoi on March 25 in recognition of his contributions to the Vietnam - Japan extensive strategic partnership.

HCM City works to ensure training for guest workers

HCM City works to ensure training for guest workers

Ho Chi Minh City has been sending workers abroad under various programmes in recent years, but challenges still exist, especially in training, according to the municipal Department of Labour, Invalid and Social Affairs.

Government leader calls for drastic measures to protect public health

Government leader calls for drastic measures to protect public health

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc underlined the need to take drastic, comprehensive, and swift measures in a bid to control the potential spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in order to protect lives whilst chairing a cabinet meeting on COVID-19 prevention and control in Hanoi on March 9.