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Huge potential for promoting Vietnam-South Africa investment and cooperation
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Huge potential for promoting Vietnam-South Africa investment and cooperation

NDO – The potential for cooperation and investment between localities in Vietnam and South Africa remains promising heard a workshop held in Johannesburg city, South Africa, on October 12.

South Koreans arrivals to Vietnam booming
Travel

South Koreans arrivals to Vietnam booming

The number of South Korean tourists to Vietnam in general and to Da Nang city, Quang Nam province in particular have sharply increased recent years, creating challenges of tourism products and

Conference tightens links between Japan- Vietnam’s south central region
Business

Conference tightens links between Japan- Vietnam’s south central region

NDO – A conference focussing on tightening cooperation between Japan and Vietnam’s south central region was held in Nha Trang city, Khanh Hoa province on October 6 by Vietnam’s Ministry of Foreign

Vietnamese brides say 'I do' to South Korea
Travel

Vietnamese brides say 'I do' to South Korea

En Vnexpress - South Korea has been the top destination for Vietnamese brides looking for love and a ticket out of poverty.

In South Korea, daily stresses outweigh North Korea missile worries
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In South Korea, daily stresses outweigh North Korea missile worries

En Vnexpress - S.Koreans worry more about jobs, economy than a war with the North.

South Korea seeks to lure more tourists from Vietnam
Travel

South Korea seeks to lure more tourists from Vietnam

South Korea will support Vietnamese travel firms to arrange incentive tours to attract more visitors from Vietnam.

South Korea emerges as second tourism source market
Travel

South Korea emerges as second tourism source market

More than 1.5 million passengers from the Republic of Korea (RoK) travelled to Viet Nam in the first eight months of 2017, a year-on-year increase of 50%.

All aboard Vietnam's nostalgic North-South railway
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All aboard Vietnam's nostalgic North-South railway

En Vnexpress - Despite a decline in popularity, the railway still evokes memories of days gone by.

South Korea's 'Poop School' to change name
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South Korea's 'Poop School' to change name

En Vnexpress - 'Are you from Poop School?' was a typical taunt students and former pupils have endured for 55 years.

Free trade deal boosts Vietnam's petrol imports from South Korea
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Free trade deal boosts Vietnam's petrol imports from South Korea

Vietnamese companies are turning away from Chinese petroleum suppliers in favor of South Korean.

First South Korean convenience store chain set for launch in Vietnam
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First South Korean convenience store chain set for launch in Vietnam

GS Retail selected Vietnam ahead of China and other Southeast Asian countries for it first foreign venture.

South Korea tips fastest growth in three years in 2017
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South Korea tips fastest growth in three years in 2017

The forecast for 2017 marks the strongest projected growth of the South Korean economy since GDP expanded by 3.3 percent in 2014.

Vietnam's railway network blames budget airlines as bottom line goes south
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Vietnam's railway network blames budget airlines as bottom line goes south

En nexpress - The finger-pointing parade goes unabated in Vietnam's transport sector.

Letting off steam: Vietnam's railway network blames budget airlines as bottom line goes south
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Letting off steam: Vietnam's railway network blames budget airlines as bottom line goes south

En nexpress - What did the country's main railway operator expect would happen when airfares became more affordable?

South Korean investment hits $50 bln in Vietnam
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South Korean investment hits $50 bln in Vietnam

En nexpress - South Korea now accounts for nearly a third of all foreign direct investment in Vietnam.

China says it is vigilant as two US bombers fly over South China Sea
World

China says it is vigilant as two US bombers fly over South China Sea

The exercise comes after a U.S. warship carried out a 'maneuvering drill' within 12 nautical miles of an artificial island built up by China in the troubled waters.

GE Healthcare and partners extend BME training to South Vietnam
Health

GE Healthcare and partners extend BME training to South Vietnam

Baomoi - GE Healthcare, in partnership with the Department of Medical Equipment and Construction under the Ministry of Health and local dealers VietMedical and T.D. Medical, recently conducted a

First half of Vietnam’s north-south expressway to displace 2,100 families
Politics

First half of Vietnam’s north-south expressway to displace 2,100 families

The state budget will have to cough up $573 million to compensate those affected by the new road.

Trump's troubles at home overshadow first trip overseas, 'New journey' for US-Saudi relations, Shift in US-Saudi relations more style than substance, How Rouhani's second term could differ from his first, One Belt One Road requires peace in South Suda
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Trump's troubles at home overshadow first trip overseas, 'New journey' for US-Saudi relations, Shift in US-Saudi relations more style than substance, How Rouhani's second term could differ from his first, One Belt One Road requires peace in South Suda

Yahoo News "There is undoubtedly a positive message being sent when a US president chooses Saudi Arabia ... as his first foreign destination...," writes Sheikh Mohammad Abdulkarim Al-Issa. "[W]ith

US presses China on South China Sea, calms allies at Shangri-La
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US presses China on South China Sea, calms allies at Shangri-La

'We oppose countries militarizing artificial islands and enforcing excessive maritime claims,' Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says.

EU to raise South China Sea issues again after last year's tense discussion
Politics

EU to raise South China Sea issues again after last year's tense discussion

The European bloc is cautious about China's militarization of islands.

China 'strongly dissatisfied' with G7 statement on East, South China Seas
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China 'strongly dissatisfied' with G7 statement on East, South China Seas

China spokesman said G7 and other nations should refrain from taking positions, after the group called for a demilitarization of 'disputed features.'

South Korea's CJ attempts to set up ‘food empire’ in Vietnam
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South Korea's CJ attempts to set up ‘food empire’ in Vietnam

Vietnamnet - Well-known Vietnamese names in the food industry have fallen into the hands of the world’s largest conglomerates.

Economists warn of Vietnam's growing trade deficit towards South Korea
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Economists warn of Vietnam's growing trade deficit towards South Korea

Vietnamnet - The Republic of Korea has surpassed China, becoming Vietnam’s biggest import market.

Can South Korea's Moon heal the public distrust that fueled his victory?
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Can South Korea's Moon heal the public distrust that fueled his victory?

Yahoo News Weeks of peaceful protests over a far-reaching corruption scandal led to the impeachment and eventual arrest of Moon’s predecessor, Park Geun-hye – a crisis that strengthened many voters'