The Vietnamese suspect in the killing of Kim Jong Un's half-brother was renowned for her fashion, funky hairstyles and foreign boyfriends, say family members shocked at the link between their poor rice-farming village and a crime that has gripped the world.
Tag - Korea
vendredi 24 février 2017
samedi 15 octobre 2016
Samsung Vietnam will maintain its current staff numbers, the firm said on Wednesday, despite the parent company scrapping its flagship Galaxy Note 7 phone following a series of battery fires.
samedi 6 août 2016
Can Vietnam talk some sense into North Korea, and in so doing make itself the go-to country in Asia for diplomatic fixes ?
dimanche 31 juillet 2016
China’s ongoing transition from low-wage manufacturer to budding high-tech hothouse is creating waves across the rest of Asia.
mercredi 10 février 2016
Vietnam has expressed its worry about the latest missile launch by North Korea notwithstanding UN resolutions and the international community’s criticism.
jeudi 21 janvier 2016
More than 10,000 Vietnamese guest workers did not return home last year after their South Korean work contracts expired, an official of Vietnam’s Ministry of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs said.
lundi 1 juin 2015
Report shows labor law violations, human rights infrigement
samedi 14 mars 2015
Vietnamese budget carrier VietJet Air and South Korean fast food giant Lotteria Vietnam are hoping to bring more added value to customers of both parties, following a major strategic agreement the companies signed Friday.
vendredi 13 mars 2015
The tale of a Vietnamese transgender entrepreneur’s adventures has become the country’s biggest film hit — and sparked domestic debate about whether it plays to stereotypes. But the movie Let Hoi Decide has made waves for another reason: it is co-produced by CJ E&M, the South Korean leisure group, which has burrowed its way to the heart of the Vietnamese market.
dimanche 22 février 2015
An endless line of water that starts from a shallow stream, grows into a big river, and then flows into the ocean.
mardi 11 novembre 2014
Samsung Electronics has announced plans to spend up to $3bn (£1.8bn) to create a new smartphone factory in Vietnam.
jeudi 17 juillet 2014
PHU QUOC : Korean Air plans to launch direct service from Seoul’s Incheon airport to Phu Quoc in Vietnam by the end of next year.
vendredi 21 septembre 2012
Some Korean renewable energy enterprises are exploring the potential for wind power to apply Korean wind power technology in Vietnam.
vendredi 30 mars 2012
A few decades ago, the two countries were on opposite sides in the Cold War era. Now, they are seeking ways for win-win business solutions.
mercredi 21 mars 2012
Vietnam and South Korea will discuss the possibility of building a nuclear power plant in Vietnam, South Korean ambassador to Vietnam Ha Chan Ho told a press briefing in Hanoi.
lundi 19 décembre 2011
A la nouvelle du décès du secrétaire général du Parti du Travail de Corée et président de la Commission de la Défense nationale de la République populaire démocratique de Corée (RPDC) Kim Jong-Il, le Comité central du Parti communiste du Vietnam a adressé lundi un message de condoléances à celui du Parti du Travail de Corée.
mardi 6 décembre 2011
WASHINGTON - North Korea dispatched dozens of pilots to the Vietnam War decades ago, with its communist ally short of specialists to operate MiG-17 and MiG-21 fighter jets in battles against the United States, according to a recently released dossier.
jeudi 10 novembre 2011
Vietnam agreed on Tuesday to seek greater nuclear energy cooperation with South Korea, opening the way for its participation in a project to build atomic power plants in energy-hungry Vietnam.
dimanche 16 octobre 2011
SEOUL — A South Korean has been arrested for arranging sham marriages between homeless men and visa-seeking Vietnamese women, an immigration official said Friday.
jeudi 29 septembre 2011
SEOUL — South Korea has temporarily stopped accepting new migrant workers from Vietnam because about 2,000 Vietnamese have failed to leave after their work visas expired, an official said.
jeudi 5 août 2010
VINH LONG, Vietnam — After 30 minutes of discussion it was settled. Le would become his bride.
mercredi 28 juillet 2010
Clamping down on illegal marriage brokers who send Vietnamese brides overseas would be difficult, a government spokeswoman said Thursday after a mentally-ill South Korean killed his new bride.
mardi 11 mai 2010
Vietnam Railway Administration has announced to re-launch a tender to find a new contractor for the 3rd bidding package of Yen Vien-Cai Lan railway project after canceling the bidding result of South Korea's LS Industrial Systems Company Ltd
vendredi 5 mars 2010
North Korean experts were in Vietnam this week to advise the government on - no, not uranium enrichment - choreography for an extravaganza celebrating Hanoi's 1,000th anniversary, state media said.
mardi 7 avril 2009
Vietnam Sunday called for a "prudent reaction" to Democratic People's Republic of Korea's rocket launch which provoked international condemnation.
jeudi 15 janvier 2009
HANOI - Vietnam's military-run telecoms provider, Viettel, is to open an office in Myanmar and is also looking for business opportunities in North Korea, Cuba and Venezuela, a state newspaper reported on Thursday.
mardi 23 décembre 2008
Brimming with revolutionary fervour and drilled to artistic perfection, North Korea's elite song-and-dance troupe Wednesday started a rare week-long concert tour in communist Vietnam.
samedi 15 novembre 2008
Hanoi - Vietnamese authorities have warned South Korean firms to cease violating labour laws if they want to continue their Vietnamese operations, a senior government official said Thursday.
lundi 3 novembre 2008
A South Korean firm in HCM City shut down Thursday without prior notice, leaving 440 workers high and dry.
samedi 18 octobre 2008
Vietnamese authorities have ordered the South Korean-owned Miwon condiment company to suspend operations at one of its production lines for discharging pollution into the Red River north of Hanoi, provincial officials said Friday.