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FDI drops 15.1 % year on year in first half

FDI drops 15.1 % year on year in first half

Vietnam recorded a year-on-year decrease of 15.1 % in foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows to US$15.67 billion as of June 20, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI).

HCM City enjoys US$1.6 billion in FDI over five-month period

HCM City enjoys US$1.6 billion in FDI over five-month period

VOV.VN - The opening five months of the year has seen Ho Chi Minh City attract a combined total of US$1.6 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI), 57.67% of the figure in comparison with the same period from last year, according a conference held on June 4 to discuss the southern city’s socio-economic development.

Vietnam Airlines to resume air routes to RoK

Vietnam Airlines to resume air routes to RoK

VOV.VN - National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines is poised to resume flights between Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi to Incheon in the Republic of Korea (RoK), with four flights set to depart for the Korean city each week.

Greater efforts needed to boost exports during second quarter

Greater efforts needed to boost exports during second quarter

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has been active in implementing a range of measures aimed at boosting exports to China and the Republic of Korea (RoK), two markets where the ongoing battle against the COVID-19 epidemic has been brought under tighter control.

Eight export commodity groups enjoy turnover of over US$1bil in Q1

Eight export commodity groups enjoy turnover of over US$1bil in Q1

VOV.VN - Eight export commodity categories recorded a turnover of over US$1 billion between the start of the year and mid-March, with one group making over US$10 billion, according to the latest information released by 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.

Businesses to eye markets recovering from COVID-19

Businesses to eye markets recovering from COVID-19

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has asked businesses to focus on increasing exports to markets that are recovering from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, such as China and the Republic of Korea.

Antigen testing machine for quick COVID-19 detection set for use

Antigen testing machine for quick COVID-19 detection set for use

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Health announced on March 23 that it has successfully completed the trial of an antigen testing machine from the Republic of Korea that will be put into operation imminently to conduct rapid testing for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Vietnam.

Can Tho isolates five arrivals from epidemic areas after displaying symptoms

Can Tho isolates five arrivals from epidemic areas after displaying symptoms

VOV.VN - The health sector in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho has swiftly moved to quarantine five people who had been displaying symptoms of fever and cough after recently returning from areas that have been hit by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, according to a report released by the Can Tho City Department of Health.

Vietnam Airlines to suspend flights on Vietnam-RoK routes

Vietnam Airlines to suspend flights on Vietnam-RoK routes

National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines will suspend flights on all routes between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) from March 5, 2020, amid complicated developments of the acute respiratory disease caused by novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19).

Vietnam Airlines supports RoK passengers amid COVID-19 outbreak

Vietnam Airlines supports RoK passengers amid COVID-19 outbreak

The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines announced on February 28 that it will exempt fees of changing flight itinerary or departure date for Korean passengers who are affected by the suspension of visa-free entry amid the COVID-19 outbreak in the Republic of Korea.

Passengers from RoK forced to fill out health declaration forms

Passengers from RoK forced to fill out health declaration forms

Those who enter Vietnam from the Republic of Korea (RoK) have been officially required to fill out medical declaration forms amid the increase of confirmed new coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases in the East Asian country, according to the Ministry of Health (MOH).