The UK always considers Vietnam as its important and potential trade partner and wants to expand multifaceted cooperation with the Southeast Asian nation, said British Secretary of State for International Trade Liam Fox.
Comptroller and Auditor General of the National Audit Office of the UK (NAO) Amyas Morse and State Auditor General of Vietnam Ho Duc Phoc have agreed to share information about financial auditing and continue with IT and personnel training cooperation.
The Gabriel Péri Foundation of France held an international seminar on the East Sea at the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium, on November 21.
In order to draw more attention from foreign investors, the Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange will organise roadshows in Singapore and the UK to introduce investment opportunities in Saigon Beer, Alcohol and Beverage Corporation (Sabeco).
The Ministry of Labour, Invalids, and Social Affairs launched a 12-year project on alternative care for disadvantaged children on November 20.
VOV.VN - Binh House and Viettel Offsite Studio of Vo Trong Nghia Architects from Vietnam have won high awards in the categories of House and Office-Future Project at the World Architecture Festival (WAF) taking place in Arena Berlin, Germany on November 15-17.
Ho Chi Minh City wishes to foster cultural exchanges with UK localities to deepen mutual understanding and boost friendship between people of the city and the UK, said Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong.
Nearly 1,500 booths of 450 firms in real estate, interior-exterior decoration, construction and building materials will be organised during the Vietnam International Construction Exhibition (Vietbuild) 2017 that is slated for November 10-14 in Hanoi.
VOV.VN - Vietnam set a target of receiving 10 million international tourists in 2017. In less than 9 months, the tourism sector had already served more than 9.5 million foreign visitors, indicating that Vietnam has become more attractive as a tourist destination.
Vietnam will attend the World Travel Market scheduled for November 6-8 in London, the UK.
Vietnam and the UK boast huge potential for stronger cooperation in technology, energy, infrastructure, construction, goods production and education, said a British trade official.
VOV.VN - Vietnam exported 43,000 tons of sugar to 28 markets, earning more than US$20.6 million to the end of September, said Pham Quoc Doanh, President of Vietnam Sugarcane and Sugar Association.
The UK’s Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra (RPCO) will play at the Hanoi Opera House on November 4, treating local music lovers to a night of romance and drama.
Despite a recent rebound in shrimp exports to the EU, Vietnam’s shrimp sector is facing a fierce competition in the market, requiring domestic exporters to continue improving their product quality and competitiveness, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers.
Starting next month, British nationals in Vietnam will no longer be able to have certain types of documents legalized in Vietnam but must have the legalization done in the UK instead.
An increasing number of enterprises from the UK will come to Hanoi to explore investment opportunities in the future, said British Deputy Ambassador to Vietnam Steph Lysaght.
The sound tourism environment, high-quality services and excellent promotion campaigns have helped the central coastal city of Da Nang lure an increasing number of tourists.
VOV.VN - A 17-year-old chess prodigy of Vietnam, Tran Minh Thang has earned a draw with the UK’s chess Grandmaster Nigel Short at the 2017 Negros International Open Chess Championship in the Philippines.
Hanoi and British Business Group Vietnam (BBGV) met on October 12 to discuss measures to strengthen economic partnership in the future.
VOV.VN - Vietnam currently ranks eighth among furniture producers in the world, accounting for 2% of global production, according to a survey conducted by Italian Centre for Industrial Studies (CSIL).