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Japan-Vietnam defense cooperation and regional impact

Closer defense ties between Japan and Vietnam could have an impact on regional security but not to the extent of provoking China, two experts told BBC News Vietnamese. The helicopter carrier JS Kaga and the destroyer JS Murasame of the…
Taiwan deploys submarines in South China Sea

Taiwan’s navy has deployed one of its two most advanced submarines in naval exercises in the Truong Sa (Spratlys), a report by Taiwan’s Ministry of National Defense said. However, the report did not specify when these drills took place. Published…
Experts talk about Vietnam’s commitment at COP26

Vietnam has attracted a lot of attention at the conference on climate change (COP26) when Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh made a commitment to achieve “zero” net emissions by 2050, joining the pledge to reduce methane emissions worldwide and the…
Nearly 200 Nike factories in Vietnam resume production

The Vietnamese government portal (VGP News) on November 3 reported that all of Nike’s manufacturing plants in Vietnam have resumed production and the company is committed to expanding investment in Vietnam. According to VGP News, the above information was informed…
Vietnam requires a set of 4 conditions for foreign tourists

Vietnam’s Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism on November 5 issued guidance on temporarily hosting international tourists to the country, emphasizing that visitors must meet four medical conditions. The guiding document of the ministry, republished by Vietnam’s state-controlled media, defines…
Vietnam adjusts anti-epidemic to keep foreign investment attraction

Many factories and workshops in industrial zones in southern Vietnam are facing a paradox: reopening production but lack of human resources. Without consistent and smooth epidemic prevention measures from the central to local levels to facilitate the resumption of production…
Potential Chinese debts and political risks for Vietnam

Although Vietnam is not officially a member of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), it received more than $16.3 billion in a China-funded projects in the 2000-2017 period. Although China’s debt burden is not as heavy as that of many…
Vietnam and US continue to cooperate in response to climate change

Vietnamese Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh recently had a phone conversation with the US President’s Special Envoy on Climate Change, Mr. John Kerry. On Twitter, Mr. Kerry wrote: “I had a very successful conversation with Vietnamese Prime Minister Pham Minh…