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Vietnam willing to share anti-coronavirus experience with South Africa

Vietnam willing to share anti-coronavirus experience with South Africa

Vietnam is willing to share its experience in preventing and combating the COVID-19 pandemic with South Africa via online conferences as it has done with medical military forces of some countries recently, Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh, Deputy Minister of National Defence, told his South African counterpart Thabang Makwetla.

Five-month coffee exports surge to US$1.3 trillion

Five-month coffee exports surge to US$1.3 trillion

VOV.VN - Vietnamese coffee exports reached 815,000 tonnes with a value of over US$1.3 trillion during the first five months of the year, representing a year-on-year increase of 5% in volume and 3.3% in value, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Flight carrying stranded Vietnamese returns home safely from Africa

Flight carrying stranded Vietnamese returns home safely from Africa

VOV.VN - A special flight carrying a total of 69 Vietnamese citizens that had been left stranded in South Africa, Mozambique, and Eswatini due to the novel coronavirus pandemic landed safely at Noi Bai International Airport in the early hours of June 16.

Vietnam presents gift to South Africa to fight COVID-19

Vietnam presents gift to South Africa to fight COVID-19

The Vietnamese Embassy in South Africa on May 26 presented a package of food and protective equipment to a representative of Mbizana district, Eastern Cape province – one of the localities hardest hit by COVID-19 in the African nation.

Local coffee prices skyrocket on limited supply

Local coffee prices skyrocket on limited supply

VOV.VN - Coffee prices have kept rising since the beginning of May as the product is in short supply in the domestic market, according to the Import-Export Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

South African businesses eye opportunities in Vietnam

South African businesses eye opportunities in Vietnam

VOV.VN - Vietnam has been identified as a potential strategic market for South African businesses who wish to promote business co-operation and bolster exports in the near future, according to the seminar and business matching between Vietnam and South Africa in HCM City on October 21.

Vietnam’s Ao Dai, culture promoted in South Africa

Vietnam’s Ao Dai, culture promoted in South Africa

Vietnam’s Ao Dai (traditional long dress) and folk dances were introduced at an international cultural festival held by the International Diplomatic Spouses Association (IDSA) in South Africa on September 28.

Vietnam aims to tighten ties with South Africa, Nigeria

Vietnam aims to tighten ties with South Africa, Nigeria

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue on September 20 had separate meetings with ambassadors of South Africa and Nigeria to discuss preparations for the upcoming working visit to the two countries by a Government delegation.

Parties of Vietnam, South Africa forge ties

Parties of Vietnam, South Africa forge ties

A delegation of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) led by Pham Minh Chinh, Politburo member, Secretary of CPV Central Committee (CPVCC) and head of its Commission for Organisation, paid a working visit to South Africa from July 27-31.

Vietnam, South Africa to boost social security cooperation

Vietnam, South Africa to boost social security cooperation

A delegation from the Vietnam Social Security (VSS) had a working session with officials of health and social development of South Africa in Pretoria on July 23, seeking to enhance relations between the two countries in these fields.

Hanoi boosts exports to Africa

Hanoi boosts exports to Africa

Hanoi has carried out a range of trade promotion programmes in Africa and South Africa in particular, helping Vietnamese brands gain a firm foothold in the market, according to insiders.

Six Vietnamese law violators in South Africa return home

Six Vietnamese law violators in South Africa return home

Six Vietnamese nationals, who were detained in South Africa in 2018 for violating the country’s biodiversity act on protection of threatened species, left the country for home on June 30 after performing their obligations to the court’s rulings.

Vietnam, South Africa look to expand trade linkage

Vietnam, South Africa look to expand trade linkage

Representatives from the Trade Promotion Agency under the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Vietnam and South Africa’s Department of Trade and Industry met on June 25 to discuss ways to boost trade cooperation between the two countries.