The Hanoi People’s Court on June 1 sentenced Nguyen Van Pho to five years in prison for violating regulations on the protection of endangered, precious and rare animals.
VOV.VN - The New Straits Times recently published an article by author Zaidi Isham Ismail discussing the prospect of restoring Malaysia's tourism industry amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Notably, the author said that Malaysia could apply the form of "air travel" with ASEAN member states such as Singapore, Vietnam and Thailand in the near future.
VOV.VN - The first four months of the year have seen the nation’s tuna exports fall at a double-digit rate, with exports to major markets such as the EU and the United States plummeting sharply, according to information released by the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers.
VOV.VN - The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism has been working on a roadmap to eventually welcome back foreign visitors to the country as a means of reviving the tourism industry that has been negatively impacted by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
After a promising outcome from trials in rats, an anti-virus vaccine prototype developed by Thai researchers is now being tested in monkeys, with the results expected by September.
The Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand (CAAT) has issued its fifth notification extending a ban on all international passenger flights to Thailand until the end of June 2020.
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.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s fruit and vegetable exports to Thailand reached US$57.8 million during the opening four months of the year, a staggering a year-on-year rise of 244.1%, according to the Import and Export Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
VOV.VN - Panasonic is gearing up to shut down a large appliance factory on the outskirts of Bangkok as early as this autumn in order to consolidate their production at a larger facility based in Vietnam as a means of enjoying greater efficiency, according to Japan’s Nikkei Asian Review.
VOV.VN - An online trade promotion seminar was held on May 20, serving as a bridge for the Vietnamese community in India to share their experiences with domestic businesses and discuss trade prospects and investment opportunities in the South Asian country.
VOV.VN - A book titled "President Ho Chi Minh, the Founder of Modern Vietnam - Thailand Relations" by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Prachacksha Saisang of Lam-pang University is set to be published in the English language in Thailand in celebration of the 130th birthday of President Ho Chi Minh.
VOV.VN - Vietnam Airlines worked in collaboration with the Vietnam Embassy in Thailand and various Thai agencies to put on a special flight on May 18 in order to bring home nearly 300 Vietnamese citizens who had been left stranded in Thailand.
Vietnam has imported 250 pigs from Thailand to breed and is encouraging businesses to import more to help restock herds across the country after the impactof the African swine fever outbreak.
Vietnamese fruit and vegetable exporters are seeking to make inroads into Thailand amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.
VOV.VN - The Asia-Africa Market Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade has recently moved to update information relating to the Vietnam Trade Office in China ahead of the impending crop season and the northern neighbour’s litchi harvest to help Vietnamese businesses regulate the volume of litchi exports in order to avoid overlapping and any potential congestion in terms of exports.
VOV.VN - After developing the standard of its officials in recent times, there are currently 18 Vietnamese referees who meet FIFA standards, with the nation only behind Malaysia and Thailand in Southeast Asian who have 20 and 26 referees, respectively.
Thai Vietjet, a joint venture of Vietnamese budget airline Vietjet Air in Thailand, on April 27 offers more than a million promotional tickets priced from only 9 THB (around 28 US cents) for all Thailand’s flights after the pandemic with travel period from August 1 to December 31.
Vietnam’s fruit and vegetable exports to Thailand were US$50.51 million in the first quarter of 2020, shooting up 308.77% from the same period last year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
VOV.VN - World famous travel operator Kuonio have named Vietnam as the eighth most luxurious destination in the world for 2020, ahead of traditional European powerhouses such as Greece and Spain.
Vietnam imported 14,523 cars in the first two months of 2020, representing a year-on-year plunge of 43.7%, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).