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Japan’s AEON Group to expand in Vietnam

Japan’s AEON Group to expand in Vietnam

Leading Japanese retail group AEON will invest 2 billion USD to expand its network of commercial centres in Vietnam, raising the total to 25, according to General Director of AEONMALL Vietnam Iwamura Yasutsugu.

Businesses advised to diversify export markets amid COVID-19 complications

Businesses advised to diversify export markets amid COVID-19 complications

VOV.VN - Local businesses have been advised to diversify their export markets in a bid to avoid becoming heavily reliant on a single market whilst simultaneously restructuring the source of raw materials to ensure stable domestic production due to increasingly complicated developments relating to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, according to insiders.

Hanoi creates optimal conditions for foreign investors

Hanoi creates optimal conditions for foreign investors

Hanoi has been working to enhance administrative reform and address difficulties in an effort to create an optimal investment climate for investors, Politburo member and Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee Vuong Dinh Hue has said.

Japanese firm expects to supply LNG to O Mon 1 thermal power plant

Japanese firm expects to supply LNG to O Mon 1 thermal power plant

Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee of the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho Truong Quang Hoai Nam held a working session with representatives from Japan’s JERA Co. Inc. to discuss the use of liquefied natural gas (LNG) at O Mon 1 thermal power plant in Can Tho.

Vietnam regards Japan as its leading, long-term partner

Vietnam regards Japan as its leading, long-term partner

VOV.VN - The Vietnamese Party and State always consider Japan to be Vietnam’s leading, long-term partner, has said Tran Quoc Vuong, Politburo member and permanent member of the Secretariat of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee.

Japan finances HCM City’s upgrade of sewer system

Japan finances HCM City’s upgrade of sewer system

The Japanese Government will provide a non-refundable aid worth 1.88 billion JPY (16.84 million USD) for Ho Chi Minh City to upgrade its existing sewerage system using trenchless technologies.

Vietnam has not banned flights linking with RoK for COVID-19: official

Vietnam has not banned flights linking with RoK for COVID-19: official

By now, the Ministry of Transport has not decided to suspend the air routes between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) in face of the complicated development of the acute respiratory disease caused by a novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in the Northeast Asian country, a high-ranking official said on February 23.

Japan helps HCM City Pasteur Institute respond to COVID-19

Japan helps HCM City Pasteur Institute respond to COVID-19

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) on February 21 presented the first package of biologicals worth 1 million JPY (over 8,900 USD) to the Pasteur Institute in Ho Chi Minh City in support of its response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

Vietnam, Japan talk defence cooperation for ASEAN Year 2020

Vietnam, Japan talk defence cooperation for ASEAN Year 2020

VOV.VN - Vietnam and Japan conducted a defence consultation meeting in Tokyo on February 21 in preparation for ASEAN Year 2020, with Vietnam sharing activities to be launched this year when it undertakes the role of ASEAN Chair and non-permanent member of the UN Security Council.

COVID-19: No ban on flights to RoK, Japan

COVID-19: No ban on flights to RoK, Japan

The Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam (CAAV) has imposed no ban on flights to the Republic of Korea (RoK) and Japan during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, CAAV Director General Dinh Viet Thang has said.

Hanoi leader pledges best conditions for Japan’s Uniqlo

Hanoi leader pledges best conditions for Japan’s Uniqlo

Chairman of the People’s Committee of Hanoi Nguyen Duc Chung pledged to create the best possible conditions for Japan’s Uniqlo company to do business in the city, during a reception on February 20 for Uniqlo Vice President Koyama Noriaki.

Fruit and vegetable exports suffer drop amid impact of COVID-19

Fruit and vegetable exports suffer drop amid impact of COVID-19

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s fruit and vegetable exports suffered a fall of 20.6 per cent to US$280.79 million during January in comparison with the same period last year, according to statistics released by the General Department of Vietnam Customs.