Japan is considering re-opening its borders to entrepreneurs from selected countries, including Australia and Vietnam, which have low levels of COVID-19 infections, as the nation begins to ease restrictions put in place earlier this year to control the outbreaks, according to Australian Associated Press (AAP).
VOV.VN - Vietnamese Ambassador to the Republic of Korea (RoK) Nguyen Vu Tu handed over 25,000 medical masks to the Vietnamese Association and Vietnam Student Association in the RoK on June 1.
VOV.VN - An additional 14 patients were successfully discharged from hospital on June 1 after making a full recovery from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), increasing the total number of patients recovering from the disease to 293, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.
Vietnam is a potential and emerging market, with low risks, good economy and stable politics, Eto Shinji, General Manager of Japanese building product distributor JUTEC Corporation’s Overseas Business Department, has said.
VOV.VN - Japanese media outlet Asahi Shimbun published an article on May 27 noting how Vietnam has been able to stay free of the scourge of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, adding that the nation has not recorded a single death caused by the virus to date.
GAVI, an international organisation that works to improve access to new and underused vaccines for children in the world's poorest countries, has published an article on its website gavi.org, highlighting the four ways Vietnam has managed to control the COVID-19 pandemic.
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.
Vietnam is coordinating with Japan on the investigation of a Japanese company allegedly paying bribes to Vietnamese tax and customs officials, said Minister of Public Security To Lam on the sidelines of the National Assembly meeting on May 26.
The US news website Politico has ranked Vietnam the best performer worldwide in the fight against COVID-19.
Japan’s NHK television channel has lauded Vietnam’s effective containment of COVID-19 with 324 infections and zero death.
VOV.VN - With initial success in containing the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and an advantage as a safe investment destination, Vietnam is attracting a shift of foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows.
Vietnam called on all involved parties in Somalia to promote dialogues and create conditions for people and political parties to participate in direct one-person one-vote elections, a Vietnamese diplomat told a UN Security Council teleconference on May 21.
VOV.VN - Plenty of recently-produced AirPods charging cases now carry the ‘assembled in Vietnam’ message, with increasing numbers of the headphones and accessories being put together locally, according to a reputable technology magazine The Verge of the United States.
Vietnam opposes any threat of force or use of force against the territorial integrity, independence, sovereignty of all states and interference in their internal affairs, the Vietnamese Ambassador to the UN told a UN Security Council (UNSC) teleconference on May 20.
VOV.VN - Prestigious news publication Reuters of the UK recently released an article detailing the country’s all-out efforts to rejuvenate its tourism industry in the post-novel coronavirus (COVID-19) period.
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.
As the old saying goes, “What does not break you makes you stronger.” This is so true for Vietnam, not only throughout its rich history but also in the current context.
Vietnam has called for special attention to responding to the COVID-19 epidemic which is exacerbating the humanitarian crisis in Syria, at a regular monthly meeting of the UN Security Council.
VOV.VN - The Vietnamese Ministry of Industry and Trade has requested that Japanese authorities move to seek solutions to facilitate the export of fresh lychee to the Far East country during this year’s harvest season, said Minister Tran Tuan Anh during a recent meeting held alongside Japanese Ambassador to Vietnam Yamada Takio.
Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung, head of the ASEAN Senior Officials' Meeting (SOM) Vietnam, on May 18 participated in the 32nd ASEAN – Australia Forum, which was held in the form of an online conference.