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Networking events held to enhance Vietnam - RoK business partnerships

09/23/2022 18:48 The Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) have arranged 166 direct meetings between 25 businesses from Incheon city, the Republic of Korea, and nearly 100 Vietnamese importers over the past few days to seek partnership oppotunities.


Korean semiconductor manufacturer to pour US$1.6 billion in Bac Ninh

11/06/2021 11:29 - The Republic of Korea’s Amkor Technology, Inc. will embark on the first-stage construction of its plant at Yen Phong II-C Industrial Park (IP) in the northern province of Bac Ninh in the first quarter of next year.


Korean stars to attend award ceremony in Hanoi this November

09/18/2019 06:44 - A host of Korean stars, including Park Min-young, Yoona, and Lee Jung-eun are scheduled to touch down in Hanoi this November for the Asia Artist Awards 2019 show, according to the ceremony’s organising board.

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Vietnam – an attractive destination for RoK tourists

05/24/2019 15:12 - Vietnam is an important tourist market of the Republic of Korea (RoK), with nearly 3.5 million RoK people visiting the Southeast Asian country in 2018, according to the Korea Tourism Organisation in Vietnam (KTO Vietnam).

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Furthering Vietnam - Korea investment

04/24/2019 11:59 - The Republic of Korea is the leading country for foreign investment in Vietnam, with a total registered capital of 63.7 billion USD.

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Residents express hope for the outcome of inter-Korea summit

04/27/2018 12:47 - North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in will sit down at the border truce village of Panmunjom today to discuss a range of issues, including North Korea's nuclear weapons program.

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Unique Cheongdo persimmon wine

01/06/2018 16:19 - In Cheongdo District in North Gyeongsang Province, South Korea, there's a special kind of wine made from persimmons.

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Vietnam's culture & tourism promoted in South Korea

12/16/2017 16:26 - A unique show featuring Vietnamese cultural identity was held during a reception banquet at the Vietnamese Culture and Tourism Festival in South Korea.

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Promotion of Vietnamese brands in Korea

10/14/2017 18:58 - South Korea is considered a very promising market for Vietnam.

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Illegal Vietnamese workers in Korea pose risks

10/02/2017 08:37 - Many Vietnamese workers now face the risk of being unable to work in South Korea, due to illegal Vietnamese workers who stay in the country even after their permits have expired.

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South Korea: An attractive destination for Vietnamese tourists

08/30/2017 08:00 - Travelling overseas is getting more popular among Vietnamese people, with South Korea becoming one of the popular destinations for Vietnamese tourists.


FDI from South Korea surges in Ho Chi Minh city

07/24/2017 11:10 - In the first 6 months of 2017, Ho Chi Minh city attracted 2.15 million USD in Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), which is double the number of last year, with majority of investors coming from South Korea.

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1000 jobs available to returning labourers from the Republic of Korea

05/15/2017 06:19 - More than 1000 jobs will be available for Vietnamese workers returning from the Republic of Korea. The information will be provided in a job fair to be held in Hanoi on Tuesday.

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South Korean festival celebrates Vietnam friendship

05/05/2017 18:08 - A festival entitled "We are together" was held in the Seongnam city, Gyeonggi, South Korea to herald the 25th anniversary of diplomatic ties with Vietnam.

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Vietnam Women’s Association in RoK holds second Congress

03/08/2017 06:16 - The Vietnam Women's Association (VWA) in the Republic of Korea (RoK) convened their second Congress in Seoul on March 4 to review their past activities and launch tasks for the 2017-2018 tenure.

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Prime Minister welcomes Yonhap President

02/10/2017 16:24 - Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc has proposed that the Vietnam News Agency and the Republic of Korea's Yonhap News Agency continue strengthening ties.

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RoK group eyes larger involvement in HCM City’s infrastructure

08/24/2016 23:49 - The Republic of Korea’s GS Engineering & Construction (GS E&C) is eyeing bigger role in infrastructure development in Ho Chi Minh City.

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South Korea urged to promote links

08/19/2016 10:12 - Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee President Nguyen Thien Nhan met with Republic of Korea’s National Assembly Speaker Chung Sye-kyun earlier on August 17 as part of his ongoing visit.

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Korean Group builds biomass power plant in Quang Binh

07/01/2016 18:30 - Dohwa Group from the Republic of Korea is scheduled to build a biomass power plant in central Quang Binh province in 2018, said the provincial People’s Committee.

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Vietnamese tourists to RoK up 40%

07/01/2016 18:25 - In the first half of this year, the number of Vietnamese tourists to the Republic of Korea (RoK) jumped 40.4% to 112,746 people.


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