Vietnamese-Korean national honored for charity efforts in RoK

Vietnamese-Korean national honored for charity efforts in RoK

Nguyen Thi Tam Tinh has been selected by authorities in Seoul to become the first foreigner with Korean citizenship to receive the prestigious Daesang award in recognition of her dedication to charitable activities.
Illustrative image (Source: VNA)

Vietnam Airlines resumes Hanoi-Busan route

Vietnam Airlines has become the first foreign carrier to resume flights to Busan since the Republic of Korea (RoK) restricted flights due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
NA Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue (left) meets with RoK Prime Minister Kim Boo-kyum in Seoul on December 14. (Photo: VNA)

NA Chairman meets with RoK Prime Minister in Seoul

The Vietnamese National Assembly will continue studying policies and laws to create optimal conditions for businesses from the Republic of Korea (RoK) to increase their investments in Vietnam, NA Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue affirmed at a meeting with RoK Prime Minister Kim Boo-kyum in Seoul on December 14.
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh speaks at the event.

Vietnamese Gov't advocates all possible support to firms to restore production

For businesses, Vietnam partners with them in the spirit of harmonising interests and sharing risks, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh said, adding that the Vietnamese Government advocates offering all possible support to firms to restore production while ensuring pandemic prevention and control.
The temporary closure of AEON Mall 1 was announced late November 28. (Photo: AKP)

Regional nations see rises in numbers of COVID-19 infections

Cambodia’s Health Ministry on November 29 confirmed seven new COVID-19 cases, including a Cambodian-American woman who arrived in Cambodia on November 27 from the US via the Republic of Korea with other 56 passengers.

Korean President Moon Jae-in (R) and his Philippine counterpart Rodrigo Duterte (Source: YONHAP/VNA)

RoK steps up defence cooperation with Philippines, Singapore

The Republic of Korea (RoK) signed memoranda of understanding (MoU) on defense cooperation with the Philippines and Singapore on November 26 on the sidelines of the ASEAN-RoK Commemorative Summit in the southern port city of Busan.