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Thailand's retail corporation Central Retail in Vietnam plans to put on shelves about 1,000 tonnes of lychee this year, with first batches of the fruit from Bac Giang province transported to its supermarkets after a ceremony on May 25.

Trade remedies to Thai sugar boost domestic recovery

After the Vietnamese imposition of anti-dumping and anti-subsidy duties, the volume of Thai sugar imported to Viet Nam hit a four-year low in Q1 of 2022, speeding up the recovery of domestic sugar.

Many Thai tour operators eye Vietnam market

Twenty Thai tour operators will come to Vietnam in early April to survey tour programs and bring Thai visitors to the country after two years of suspension induced by the Covid pandemic.

PM asks Thai investors to apply latest technologies in large-scale oil refining project in Vietnam

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has asked Thailand’s Siam Cement Group (SCG) and Amata Vietnam to apply latest technologies in the 5-billion-USD oil refining and petrochemical project in Vietnam.

Thailand holds largest share of Vietnamese car imports in 2021

Statistics compiled by the General Department of Vietnam Customs reveal that Thailand continued to dominate Vietnamese car imports last year.

Vietnamese, Thai navies conduct 44th joint patrol

The Vietnam People’s Navy and The Royal Thai Navy (RTN) have conducted their 44th joint patrol, according to Quan doi Nhan dan (People’s Army) newspaper.

Vietnamese teacher receives Thailand’s Princess Award for outstanding achievements in education

Ha Anh Phuong, a high school English teacher from northern Phu Tho province, has been granted Thailand’s 2021 Princess Maha Chakri Award on October 29.

SHB to transfer 100 percent of capital in SHB Finance to Thailand's Krungsri

SHB has signed agreements to transfer charter capital at SHbank Finance Company Limited (SHB Finance) to Bank of Ayudhya in Thailand, commonly known as Krungsri – a strategic member of the Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG).

Eight Vietnam-Thailand political consultation held

Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Nguyen Quoc Dung and Thai Permanent Secretary for Foreign Affairs Thani Thongphakdi co-chaired the eighth annual political consultation between the two foreign ministries yesterday.

Vietnam stops importing pigs from Thailand

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has sent a document to the Thai Embassy on the suspension of imported live pigs from Thailand into Vietnam.

Vietnam, Thailand agree to foster enhanced strategic partnership

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh held phone talks with his Thai counterpart Prayut Chan-o-cha on May 12, during which they agreed to coordinate closely in further developing the enhanced strategic partnership between the two countries.

Thai newspaper: HAGL football club can win V-League 2021 with Kiatisuk

After 12 rounds of the V-League 2021 tournament, Hoang Anh Gia Lai (HAGL) football club has become the most prominent phenomenon, as it ranks top thanks to Thai coach Kiatisuk Senamuang's talent.

Thai newspaper: 'With Kiatisuk, Hoang Anh Gia Lai FC is ready for the championship'

Thai media praised the strength of the Hoang Anh Gia Lai (HAGL) football club, which is now led by former Thai football star Kiatisuk, and said the team is able to win V-League 2021 championship.

Japanese, Thai retailers compete in $200 billion retail market

After the lockdown this year, shopping malls began to be busy again in the 'new normal' situation caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Vietnam conclude 2020 in 93rd position in final FIFA rankings

The Vietnamese men’s national football team have been placed 93rd in the world according to the final FIFA rankings of the year released this month.

Vietnam urges Thailand to enhance transparency in regulations on border trade

Ambassador Le Thi Tuyet Mai, Head of the Vietnamese Mission in Geneva, has called on Thailand to enhance transparency in regulations in areas regarding cross-border trade.

Thai diplomat praises ASEAN Summit results

Ambassador/Permanent Representative of Thailand to ASEAN, Phasporn Sangasubana, talks to Vietnam News Agency about the results of the 37th ASEAN Summit.

Vietnamese, Lao Prime Ministers hold phone talks

Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc held phone talks with his Lao counterpart Thongloun Sisoulith on November 10 to discuss bilateral ties and regional cooperation ahead of the 37th ASEAN Summit.

100,000 pigs imported from Thailand within two months, pork price falls

The rising number of herd stock, plus pork imports, have helped lower the domestic pork price.

Thai man overcomes all barriers to master Vietnamese

Vietnamese is a challenging language for most foreigners, and for a visually-impaired person like Aun Apichit Mingwongtham from Thailand, the challenge was even greater.