The Mekong-RoK cooperation was initiated at the 13th ASEAN-RoK Summit on October 29, 2010 when Korean President Lee Myung-bak proposed organising the Mekong-RoK Foreign Ministers’ Meeting.
VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his wife will attend the 2019 ASEAN - Republic of Korea (RoK) Commemorative Summit and the first Mekong – RoK Summit, and make an official visit to the RoK from November 24-28.
The Mekong – Lancang Business Forum 2019, themed “Promoting Agribusiness and Investment in Processed Food Sector”, took place in Ho Chi Minh City on November 7.
Japanese-based Dai-ichi Life Insurance company has channeled 5.4 billion JPY (50 million USD) into infrastructure development projects in the Mekong region, including Vietnam, Cambodia, and Myanmar.
Foreign ministers of Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam highly valued the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s contributions to the Mekong region in the recent past while attending a meeting in Bangkok on August 3.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has affirmed Vietnam’s commitment to coordinating with Japan and other Mekong countries in implementing the Tokyo Strategy 2018 for Mekong-Japan Cooperation.
Cooperation between Mekong and the US was the theme of the annual diplomacy forum held by the Meridian International Centre in Washington DC on June 6.
Peace and prosperity on the Korean Peninsula and cooperation between the Republic of Korea (RoK) and five nations in the Mekong sub-region - Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam – were high on the agenda of the RoK-Mekong Peace Forum in Hanoi on May 10.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s trip to Japan from October 8-10 has been a resounding success, contributing to enhancing political trust and friendly cooperation between Vietnam and Japan, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Le Hoai Trung has said.
VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has laid out a series of priorities aiming to enhance and streamline cooperation between Mekong countries and Japan.
Vietnam has participated proactively and made significant contributions to the Mekong-Japan cooperation mechanism, which was set up ten years ago by Japan and five Mekong nations of Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, and Vietnam.
Japan highly values Vietnam’s important roles in the Mekong-Japan cooperation mechanism, according to Vietnamese Ambassador to Japan Nguyen Quoc Cuong.
VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his wife will lead a high-level Vietnamese delegation to attend the 10th Mekong-Japan Summit Meeting and visit Japan from October 8-10, according to the Vietnam Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Start-up tourism firms will have a chance to get a cash grant and a six-month intensive training course worth US$30, 000 in total when joining the “Mekong Innovative Startup Tourism” (MIST) programme in 2018.
Take a trip 40 kilometres outside the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho and you’ll notice panels of rice papers drying in the sun on rattan racks lining the roads in Thot Not district’s Thuan Hung ward.
VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc is on a working visit to India for the ASEAN-India Commemorative Summit and the 69th anniversary of the Republic Day of India on January 24-26 at the invitation of his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi.
Farmers in the Mekong Delta are busy with their flowers and other agricultural products in preparation for Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday, which falls on February 16.
The US National Geographic Traveller magazine has revealed the list of the best destinations for winter trips, including Vietnam.
VOV.VN -Radio Voice of Vietnam (VOV) has launched a specialized traffic radio channel serving the Mekong region on FM 90 MHz.
Authorities are seeking ways to relocate hundreds of thousands of households facing the threat of landslides in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta region.