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Firms assist Vietnamese in RoK to combat COVID-19

Firms assist Vietnamese in RoK to combat COVID-19

VOV.VN - The State Committee for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs (COVA) on June 2 received medical equipment donated by two businesses to help members of the Vietnamese community living in the Republic of Korea (RoK) combat the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Defence Minister hosts new Korean ambassador

Defence Minister hosts new Korean ambassador

VOV.VN - Defence Minister Gen. Ngo Xuan Lich gave a reception to newly-appointed Ambassador of the Republic of Korea (RoK) to Vietnam Park Noh-wan in Hanoi on June 1.

Stranded Vietnamese citizens return home safely from RoK

Stranded Vietnamese citizens return home safely from RoK

VOV.VN - A Vietnam Airlines plane landed at Da Nang International Airport on May 27, bringing home 340 Vietnamese citizens who have been left stranded in the RoK as a result of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

Thailand removes China, RoK from list of dangerous disease zones

Thailand removes China, RoK from list of dangerous disease zones

The Ministry of Public Health has removed the People’s Republic of China (including Hong Kong and Macao Special Administrative Regions) and the Republic of Korea (RoK) from the list of dangerous communicable disease areas for COVID-19 outside the Kingdom of Thailand.

Vietnamese workers in RoK and Taiwan allowed to work as normal

Vietnamese workers in RoK and Taiwan allowed to work as normal

VOV.VN - The Vietnam Labor Management Boards based in the Republic of Korea (RoK) and Taiwan (China) have reported that there is no updated information regarding the status of Vietnamese guest workers in either markets which have been infected with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

ASEAN+3 urged to show solidarity to overcome COVID-19 challenges

ASEAN+3 urged to show solidarity to overcome COVID-19 challenges

VOV.VN -Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc urged ASEAN and its three partner countries show solidarity to overcome this difficult time while chairing the ASEAN+3 Special Summit on COVID-19 Response on April 14, with the the participation of China, Japan, and the Republic of Korea (RoK), alongside the leaders of 10 ASEAN members.

RoK, Vietnam eye closer economic ties despite pandemic

RoK, Vietnam eye closer economic ties despite pandemic

The Republic of Korea (RoK) and Vietnam held a video conference on April 13 to share ideas on ways to expand their economic ties despite the strain caused by the pandemic on global business activities, according to the Yonhap News Agency.

Foreign Ministry announces changes in RoK’s visa policy

Foreign Ministry announces changes in RoK’s visa policy

The Vietnamese Foreign Ministry on April 10 received a diplomatic note from the Republic of Korea (RoK) Embassy in Vietnam which said amid the complicated developments of the COVID-19 pandemic worldwide, the Korean Government has decided to suspend the validity of short-term visa for foreigners, irrespective of countries and territories, starting from 00:00 am on April 13.

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.

Vietnam, RoK share experience in coping with COVID-19

Vietnam, RoK share experience in coping with COVID-19

VOV.VN - The Ambassador of the Republic of Korea (RoK) to Vietnam, Park Noh-wan, showed his appreciation for Vietnam’s strategy on COVID-19 prevention and control and its support for foreign citizens, while meeting on March 15 with Prof. Dr. Vice Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long.

Vietjet Air to halt flights from/to RoK from March 7

Vietjet Air to halt flights from/to RoK from March 7

Low-cost carrier Vietjet Air has announced it will temporarily halt flights between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea starting March 7 as the number of COVID-19 cases in the RoK continues to rise.