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US reaffirms opposition to China’s unlawful claims in East Sea

US reaffirms opposition to China’s unlawful claims in East Sea

US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo on August 4 held a phone talk with Bruneian Foreign Minister II Erywan Yusof, during which he reaffirmed Washington’s support for Southeast Asian countries in upholding their sovereign rights against China’s unlawful maritime claims in the East Sea.

Imported pork floods Vietnamese market

Imported pork floods Vietnamese market

VOV.VN - Vietnam imported a total of 93,248 tonnes of pork and related products during the opening seven months of the year, mainly from Canada, Germany, Brazil, Russia, and the US, according to the Department of Animal Health.

Gloomy prospects ahead for tuna exports to major markets

Gloomy prospects ahead for tuna exports to major markets

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s tuna exports to major markets such as the US and EU suffered a decline of 20% in the first half of the year due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers.

Hundreds of Vietnamese citizens repatriated from US, Japan

Hundreds of Vietnamese citizens repatriated from US, Japan

VOV.VN - Nearly 300 Vietnamese citizens left stranded in the US and Japan due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic safely returned to Vietnam on July 30 from a special flight conducted by national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines.

Vietnam, US expect brighter future partnership after 25 years

Vietnam, US expect brighter future partnership after 25 years

VOV.VN - Vietnamese Ambassador to the US Ha Kim Ngoc highlighted the establishment of diplomatic relations with the United States in 1995 as a momentous occasion that opened up a new chapter in bilateral ties, as well as Vietnam’s integration process in the region and the wider world.

US increases Vietnamese fruit imports

US increases Vietnamese fruit imports

VOV.VN - The United States imported 302 tonnes of mango, guava, and mangosteen from Vietnam worth US$850,000 during the opening five months of the year, representing a 1.8-fold increase on-year, according to statistics released by the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Vietnam receives first coal batch imported from the US

Vietnam receives first coal batch imported from the US

The Northern Coal Trading Joint Stock Company, a member of the Vietnam National Coal and Mineral Industries Holding Corporation (Vinacomin), has received the first batch of more than 21,700 tonnes of coal imported from the US.

Tea exports enjoy robust growth despite COVID-19 threat

Tea exports enjoy robust growth despite COVID-19 threat

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s tea exports to major markets globally during the first half of this year recorded a robust growth, reaching 58,000 tonnes worth US$90 million, amid the impact of the COVID-19 epidemic, according the Agro Processing and Market Development Authority (Agrotrade).

Vietnam-US relations go from former enemies to partners

Vietnam-US relations go from former enemies to partners

VOV.VN - The relationship between Vietnam and the US has grown from former enemies to become trustworthy partners and extremely important for each respective nation, ASEAN, and regional peace and stability, said Ngo Quang Xuan, former Ambassador, Head of the Vietnamese Delegation to the UN and international organisations in Geneva in a recent interview granted to VOV.

German paper lauds Vietnam’s economic prospects

German paper lauds Vietnam’s economic prospects

In an article posted on securities newswire boerse-online.de on July 7, author Sven Heckle praised Vietnam’s achievements in the fight against COVID-19 and its economic prospects.

Vietnam, US look to balance trade

Vietnam, US look to balance trade

With huge potential for comprehensive cooperation, Vietnam and the US are boosting two-way trade in a more balanced manner to ensure sustainable development, experts have said.

Hanoi-US cooperation yields positive outcomes

Hanoi-US cooperation yields positive outcomes

VOV.VN - There has been remarkable progress in a multitude of co-operation fields between the Vietnamese capital of Hanoi and the United States in recent years as a way of enhancing bilateral cultural and friendship exchanges whilst drawing additional foreign investment.

Vietnamese, US defence officials hold phone talks

Vietnamese, US defence officials hold phone talks

VOV.VN - Deputy Defence Minister Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Chi Vinh on July 1 hold a phone conversation with David F. Helvey, Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense of the US.

China maintains position as largest Vietnamese import market

China maintains position as largest Vietnamese import market

VOV.VN - Despite the first half of the year seeing Vietnamese export turnover to China only reach a mere US$34.8 billion, equal to a slight fall of 2.2% from the same period last year, the northern neighbour retained its place as the country’s largest import market, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Son La increases chance to export longan to US, Australia

Son La increases chance to export longan to US, Australia

VOV.VN - The northern Son La province has been granted a total of 92 codes specifically for longan growing areas for this year, of which 34 codes are to be used to export the product to both the United States and Australia, while 58 codes will be used to produce longan for export to China.