Vietnamese students in RoK together overcome COVID-19 pandemic

The Vietnam Student Association in the Republic of Korea (VSAK) said that to overcome the complicated development of the COVID-19 pandemic in this country, the VSAK has continued to carry... Read more »

10th Mekong-RoK Foreign Ministers’ Meeting held online

Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Kang Kyung Wha co-chaired the 10th Mekong-RoK Foreign Ministers’... Read more »

DPRK warns of tensions during search for shot RoK official

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) said on September 27 that it is searching for the body an official of the Republic of Korea (RoK) killed by its troops,... Read more »

2020 ASEAN Youth Career Mentorship Programme held online

The ASEAN-Korea Centre (AKC) has recently held the 2020 ASEAN Youth Career Mentorship Programme in the form of a teleconference, where many questions regarding visa, labour market and employment were... Read more »

EU increases investment connection with Vietnamese businesses

Enterprises from a number of EU member countries have already made efforts to take full advantage of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and make moves into the Vietnamese... Read more »

Squid and octopus exports rebound after enforcement of EVFTA

Vietnam’s squid and octopus exports enjoyed growth in major markets during August, representing a 22% increase to US$53.7 million, with a notable boost for exports to the EU which rose... Read more »

Commercial flights from RoK officially resume

The first commercial flight took off from Seoul in the Republic of Korea (RoK) on the morning of September 25 to Noi Bai International Airport after a period of international... Read more »

Vietnam Airlines puts tickets on sale for commercial flight with RoK

National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines is officially selling tickets for the first regular international commercial flight from the Republic of Korea (RoK) to Vietnam following the suspension of international flights... Read more »

Deputy PM urges Republic of Korea to work towards 100 billion USD bilateral trade

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh welcomed and held talks with visiting Foreign Minister of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Kang Kyung-wha in Hanoi on Friday. Read more »

Minister Kang welcomes Vietnam’s resumption of commercial flights to Republic of Korea

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh welcomed and held talks with visiting Foreign Minister of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Kang Kyung-wha in Hanoi on Friday. Read more »

More Vietnamese citizens from RoK brought home safely

Nearly 380 Vietnamese citizens from the Republic of Korea (RoK) were brought home safely on September 15 on a flight of Bamboo Airlines. Read more »

HCM City, RoK’s Daegu look to bolster cooperation

HCM City attaches great importance to cooperation with and support from foreign partners, including those from the Republic of Korea (RoK), in the process of becoming a financial, economic, and... Read more »

Vietnamese workers in RoK allowed borrowing money while waiting to return home

In order to help foreign workers who have expired labour contracts but don’t have a repatriation flight to return home to have money to pay for living expenses, the Republic... Read more »

Shrimp export to RoK sees positive growth

The Republic of Korea (RoK) is the fifth largest importer of Vietnamese shrimp products, accounting for 10.7% of the country’s total shrimp export value. Read more »

Vietnam-Japan partnership to move forward

With Japan consistently being a leading trade and investment partner, in addition to the largest ODA provider of the nation for many years, both nations are striving to increase and... Read more »

Vietnamese student in RoK negative for SARS-CoV-2

The Hai Phong City Department of Health announced that the Republic of Korea (RoK) had confirmed that a Vietnamese student, of Hai Son ward, Hai Phong city’s Do Son district,... Read more »

Vietnam’s shrimp export to RoK sees positive growth

The Republic of Korea (RoK) is the fifth largest importer of Vietnamese shrimp products, accounting for 10.7 percent of the country’s total shrimp export value. Read more »

Cambodia, RoK hold second round of FTA talks

Cambodia and the Republic of Korea (RoK) launched the second round of negotiations for a bilateral free trade agreement (FTA) on August 31 as the RoK works to expand its... Read more »

Conference promotes RoK investment in Quang Ninh

Representatives of large companies from the Republic of Korea (RoK) took part in a recent conference promoting investment in the northeastern coastal province of Quang Ninh. Read more »

RoK increases import of Vietnam’s shrimps

The Republic of Korea (RoK) is importing more shrimps from Vietnam, and has become the fifth biggest importer of Vietnam’s shrimps with 10.7 percent of market share. Read more »

Floods bring further hardship to Vietnamese in RoK amid COVID-19 pandemic

According to many Vietnamese in the Republic of Korea (RoK), challenges have increased when they have to cope with monsoon floods and landslides in the middle of the COVID-19... Read more »

RoK tech titans tracking cost advantage

Recognising the vast potential of Vietnam’s developing IT industry, more the Republic of Korea (RoK)'s high-tech tech firms are looking to ramp up their production in the Southeast Asian... Read more »

Over 300 Vietnamese citizens stuck in Canada and RoK brought home

More than 300 Vietnamese citizens stuck in Canada and the Republic of Korea (RoK) due to COVID-19 were brought home safely on August 10. Read more »

RoK to export paprika to Vietnam

The Republic of Korea (RoK) said on August 10 that it has completed negotiations with Vietnam to export paprika, a type of bell pepper, to the Southeast Asian country. Read more »

Over 300 Vietnamese citizens repatriated safely from RoK

More than 300 Vietnamese citizens stranded in the Republic of Korea (ROK) due to the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak were brought home safely on August 9th. Read more »

Condolences to RoK over losses caused by torrential rains

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on August 10 sent a message of condolences to Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Chung Sye-kyun over great losses in humans and... Read more »

More Vietnamese citizens brought home from Canada, RoK

More than 300 Vietnamese citizens were brought home from Canada and the Republic of Korea (RoK) on August 9 and 10, on a flight of national flag carrier Vietnam... Read more »

Negotiations finalised for RoK to export paprika to Vietnam

The Republic of Korea (RoK) stated on August 10 that it has concluded negotiations with Vietnam in order to export paprika, a type of bell pepper, to the Vietnamese... Read more »

RoK fashion firms expected to benefit from EVFTA: KITA

The Republic of Korea’s fashion firms based in Vietnam are expected to benefit from the free trade agreement between the Southeast Asian country and the European Union (EVFTA), which came... Read more »

Vietnam repatriates 300 citizens from Canada and RoK

A total of 300 Vietnamese citizens were repatriated from Canada and the Republic of Korea (RoK) on a special plane on August 2 and 3. Read more »

Vietnam repatriates 300 more citizens from Canada, RoK due to COVID-19

National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines on August 2-3 conducted a special flight bringing home 300 Vietnamese citizens stranded in Canada and the Republic of Korea due to the impact of... Read more »

Teamwork in return of Vietnamese citizens stranded by COVID-19 from RoK

The flights, carrying 230 Vietnamese citizens, arranged by Vietnamese authorities, the Vietnamese Embassy in the Republic of Korea, budget carrier Vietjet Air together with agencies in the host country. Read more »

230 Vietnamese citizens brought home from RoK

A total of 230 Vietnamese citizens were flown home from the Republic of Korea by a flight of budget carrier Vietjet Air on August 1. Read more »

RoK to provide 5.15 million USD for six developing nations

The Korean Ministry of Economy and Finance announced on July 31 that it will provide 5.15 million USD for six developing nations, including Vietnam, to support projects ranging from establishing... Read more »

Returning Vietnamese workers from RoK recruited at home

Vietnam is becoming a destination for more Korean businesses and this opens up great job opportunities for Vietnamese workers who have worked in the land of kimchi after their labour... Read more »

Over 310 Vietnamese citizens brought home from RoK

More than 310 Vietnamese citizens were brought home from the Republic of Korea (RoK) on a special flight on July 26th. Read more »

Vietnam successfully repatriates more than 310 citizens from RoK

Vietnam Airlines on July 26 conducted a special flight, bringing home more than 310 Vietnamese citizens stranded in the Republic of Korea due to the impact of the COVID-19... Read more »

RoK offers 30-day stay extension for stranded Vietnamese workers

The Immigration Management Agency of the Republic of Korea (RoK) is carrying out 30-day extension of stay procedures for foreign workers whose permitted residence periods expire by July 31st. Read more »

Italian, Korean businesses join hands to support Vietnamese firms

The Italian Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam and the Vietnam-Korea Business and Investment Association recently signed a memorandum of understanding to boost business connectivity between Vietnam, the Republic of Korea... Read more »

Vietnam, RoK share experiences in controlling COVID-19 pandemic

Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh talked by phone with Foreign Minister of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Kang Kyung-wha on Thursday to discuss bilateral cooperation... Read more »