The Department of Tourism of Thua Thien – Hue Province held a ceremony to receive 151 passengers on the first direct flight between the province and Seoul City of the Republic of Korea (RoK) on August 1.
Vietnam- South Korea bilateral agreement on recognizing the International Driving Permit (IDP) that was signed by the two sides on the occasion of South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol's visit to Vietnam in June will take effect from July 23.
Chairman of the HCMC People’s Committee Phan Van Mai hoped that the southern metropolis and South Korean localities will continuously strengthen cooperation in the fields of trade, investment, and tourism.
The Vietnam-South Korea Cultural Festival celebrating the Lunar New Year and the 30th anniversary of Vietnam-Republic of Korea (RoK) diplomatic ties (December 22, 1992-2022) opened in Phu My Hung Urban Area in HCMC’s District 7 on January 14.
On the occasion of the 30th anniversary of Vietnam and South Korea diplomatic relations, representatives of the two countries met to reiterate their relationship for a stronger comprehensive strategic partnership.
During the visit and working session in South Korea on September 19, Mrs. Nguyen Thi Le and members of the delegation of the People’s Council of Ho Chi Minh City learnt about Busan Eco Delta Smart City project and discussed with the local government about experience in the construction and operation of the project.
The Ministry of Industry and Trade on December 13 said that it and the South Korean Ministry of Trade, Industry, and Energy have just signed many important documents, including an exchange letter between the Government of Vietnam and the South Korean Government on the implementation of the cumulation of origin of textile materials between the two countries in the EU- Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA).
Through inquiry, the Division of Criminal Investigation under Ho Chi Minh City Police Department in partnership with police in District 2 arrested suspect Jeong In Cheol in connection with the murder of a fellow countryman from South Korea when he was hiding in District 2.
The first commercial flight VN417 of the national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines on Seoul (South Korea)- Hanoi route has just landed in the Noi Bai International Airport after six-month suspension period due to an influence of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Due to suspicion that liquid sugar products extracted from corn starch originating from China and South Korea showed signs of dumping in the Vietnamese market, the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) decided to investigate to impose anti-dumping duties to protect domestic enterprises.
According to the Ministry of Planning and Investment, the manufacturing and processing industry saw a strong increase in foreign direct investment (FDI) capital in Vietnam with registered capital of more than US$12.09 billion, accounting for 72.2 percent of total newly-registered capital and South Korea continued to be the largest investor.
The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) announced that Vietnam and South Korea had signed an export agreement of all types of rice grown by the former to the latter with a quota of more than 55,000 tons for Vietnam only.
According to the Ministry of Industry and Trade, Vietnam’s cold-rolled coil and non-alloy steel coil products, along with those of China, South Korea and Japan, will be imposed anti-dumping duties for five years by Malaysia.
An Bình Islet and Ly Son Islands in the central province of Quang Ngai are moving to go green after the provincial People’s Committee and Vietnamese and South Korean enterprises yesterday signed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to build the two as non-carbon sites.