The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has adopted a number of measures to protect Vietnamese citizens living in the Republic of Korea (RoK), which reported a huge rise in the number of confirmed new coronavirus (COVID-19) infection cases over the last few days.
00:35 | 22/02/2020
Nguyen Ngoc Cam, aged 44, becomes the first Vietnamese-Korean chosen by the ruling Democratic Party of Korea (DP) to run for the 21st parliamentary elections scheduled for this April.
22:54 | 20/02/2020
Representatives of the Vietnamese Embassy in Cambodia on February 20 visited and presented gifts to 15 Vietnamese and Khmer families in Samaky hamlet, Phnom Penh capital’s Russey Keo district who were affected by a fire on February 15.
22:04 | 19/02/2020
A student from Việt Nam has spoken about her concerns as she remains locked down at a university in Zhejiang Province, China.
17:16 | 19/02/2020
The State Committee for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs joined hands with the Vietnamese Association in Poland to present a second batch of relief aid for the northern province of Vinh Phuc on February 18, amid the acute respiratory disease caused by a novel coronavirus (COVID-19) that killed more than 2,000 in China.
17:41 | 17/02/2020
The number of Vietnamese people residing in the Republic of Korea (RoK) amounts to 224,518, making it the second largest foreign community in the country, according to the RoK’s government data showed Monday (Feb 17).
14:43 | 16/02/2020
The Vietnamese Embassy and the Vietnamese Women’s Association in Austria on Feb 15 opened a Vietnamese language teaching class for overseas Vietnamese children in Vienna city.
23:15 | 14/02/2020
The State Committee for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs joined hands with the Vietnamese Association in Poland to present 16,000 face masks to the northern province of Vinh Phuc on February 14, amid the acute respiratory disease caused by a novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
12:18 | 14/02/2020
From only 3000 permits in 2015, the number of Vietnamese students in Canada has grown to 12,000 in 2019, making its fifth largest foreign student community in the country.
23:48 | 10/02/2020
Vietnamese people account for 55 percent of the foreign workers who are granted visa under Japan’s new policy adopted from April 1, 2019, according to the Immigration Bureau of Japan’s Ministry of Justice.
10:38 | 10/02/2020
Vietnam has flown home 30 citizens from Wuhan in China’s Hubei province, the epicenter of the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV).
18:49 | 08/02/2020
Representatives of Vietnamese associations and societies in the Czech Republic on February 7 handed nearly 252,100 koruna (about 10,000 EUR) over to the administration of Vejprty to help victims of a fire at the support centre for the handicapped in the city.
12:18 | 05/02/2020
On Feb. 4, 2020, a post about a group of Vietnamese people handing out free masks outside Punggol MRT, Singapore went viral.
12:14 | 05/02/2020
The number of foreign workers in Japan hit a record high of more than 1.65 million last year, partly because more people came to the country as technical trainees.
11:40 | 03/02/2020
A fire occurred in a two-storey apartment building owned by a Vietnamese national in Berlin, Germany, on February 2.
17:15 | 31/01/2020
The Tokyo High Court on January 31 began the second hearing in an appeal trial against a lower court ruling that sentenced a Japanese man to life in prison over the murder of a Vietnamese girl in 2017.
10:24 | 31/01/2020
A Vietnamese citizen in China has infected with the novel coronavirus (nCoV) becoming the first Vietnamese national contracted the deadly virus according to the Embassy of Vietnam in Beijing.
16:49 | 29/01/2020
Overseas Vietnamese community in Higashikawa, Hokkaido (Japan) has held a ceremony to welcome the Tet (Lunar New Year) festival, a Government official and NHK national television reported.
00:50 | 28/01/2020
As a Vietnamese, one will be intensely proud that Vietnamese cuisine has been further established and widely spread around the world. It does not just imply the popularity of Vietnamese food but also of Vietnamese culture among international friends. Phong Diep, a journalist of Nhan Dan (People) Newspaper, recalled her memories of chancing upon the taste of Vietnamese during her trips abroad.
18:36 | 27/01/2020
The 17 Vietnamese students and their relatives in Wuhan city, the Chinese province of Hubei, where an acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus (nCoV) is raging, are currently in stable health and psychological condition, the Vietnamese Embassy in China said on January 26.
17:54 | 24/01/2020
A funeral service was held in Moscow, Russia, on January 23 for eight Vietnamese killed in a greenhouse fire in Nesterovo village of Moscow Oblast’s Ramensky district on January 7.