The US has become Vietnam’s largest supplier of fruits and vegetables in the first four months of the year, recording a 44% increase year-on-year in export value to US$102.1 million, according to the Vietnam Fruit and Vegetable Association.
VOV.VN - A total of 80 Vietnamese citizens who had recently returned to the country from the United States have tested negative for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and successfully completed their isolation period in the northern province of Hoa Binh on May 23.
VOV.VN - Vietnamese Ambassador to the US Ha Kim Ngoc and US Congressman Ami Bera, Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee’s Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation, discussed the comprehensive partnership between the two nations and bilateral cooperation in COVID-19 fight during their recent phone talks.
VOV.VN - Up to 2 million bottles of hand sanitiser which use silver nanoparticles from the Center for Research and Development of Ho Chi Minh City High-Tech Park (SHTPLabs) have been exported to Europe, the United States, and Canada since the initial outbreak of the novel coronavirus epidemic.
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Health on May 18 evening reported the discovery of four fresh cases confirmed to have contracted the SARS-CoV-2 virus, including two flight attendants and two passengers returning from the US, raising the total tally of infections in the country to 324.
VOV.VN - The first four months of 2020 saw the country enjoy a trade surplus of US$3.04 billion amid the negative economic impact caused by the novel coronavirus, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).
VOV.VN - Despite experiencing an upward trend in recent weeks, pepper prices in the Central Highlands and the southern region have remained low in comparison with previous years, according to the Import-Export Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
More than 340 Vietnamese citizens have returned home safely from the US and been quarantined upon their arrival, according to the Vietnamese Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
VOV.VN - President of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) Nguyen Phuong Nga and US Ambassador to Vietnam Daniel J. Kritenbrink discussed a cooperation plan between the US Embassy and the VUFO on launching diverse activities marking the 25th anniversary of diplomatic ties (1995 - 2020) during their meeting in Hanoi on May 8.
VOV.VN - A Vietnam Airlines plane is scheduled to fly home Vietnamese citizens who are stranded in the US due to the novel coronavirus pandemic in the country on May 7, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Vietnam.
VOV.VN - With Vietnam successfully bringing the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic under control, local firms have begun to receive new export orders whilst others have been striving to seize upon the fresh opportunities to recover, according to insiders.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Transport and Vietnam’s representative offices in the US are actively joining hands to assist the Vietnam Airlines in clearing necessary procedures and looking for suitable options to bring Vietnamese citizens affected by the COVID-19 pandemic in the US back home at the earliest possible date, the Foreign Ministry said on May 3.
VOV.VN - While the novel coronavirus has exerted a negative impact on the world economy, Vietnam has maintained a trade surplus over four months, with 15 items enjoying export turnover of over US$1 billion each, making up 80% of total export value, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
VOV.VN - Vietnam has allowed 788 enterprises from 19 countries to export pork and related products, according to a report issued by the Department of Animal Health under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
VOV.VN - The opening four months of the year saw China import US$2.8 billion worth of agro-forestry-aquatic products from Vietnam, accounting for the largest market share, followed by the United States and EU with US$2.78 billion and US$1.3 billion, respectively, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
VOV.VN - The first quarter of this year saw the total import-export turnover between Vietnam and the US achieve double-digit growth of US$ 19.5 billion, of which Vietnam posted a trade surplus of US$12.4 billion, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on April 23 criticised recent actions of China in the East Sea, including its announcement of the establishment of “Xisha district” (Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago) and “Nansha district” (Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago) within the so-called “Sansha city,” and China coast guard vessel's sinking of a Vietnamese fishing boat.
VOV.VN - Amid an unprecedented global crisis caused by the impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), local garment manufacturers have quickly shifted their efforts to produce additional medical face masks and protective clothing for the purpose of exporting to countries that have been hit hard by the pandemic.
VOV.VN - The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has moved to loosen restrictions placed on the labelling requirements of aquatic products, including tra fish and white-flesh fish, according to the Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).
VOV.VN - Vietnam's shrimp exports to the United States between the beginning of the year and March 15 enjoyed a surge of 16% to approximately US$93 million in comparison with last year’s corresponding period, according to figures released by the General Department of Vietnam Customs.