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New UK Ambassador to Vietnam begins new term of office

New UK Ambassador to Vietnam begins new term of office

VOV.VN - Gareth Ward, the newly-accredited UK Ambassador to Vietnam, presented credentials of Queen Elizabeth II to President Tran Dai Quang in Hanoi on August 7, commencing his tenure as UK ambassador to Vietnam.

Over 280 companies will join ILDEX Vietnam 2018

Over 280 companies will join ILDEX Vietnam 2018

More than 280 companies will gather at ILDEX Vietnam 2018, an international exhibition focusing on livestock, dairy, meat processing and aquaculture held in Ho Chi Minh City from March 14 -16.

DHL-VNPT Express has new general director

DHL-VNPT Express has new general director

DHL Express, the world’s leading international express services provider, has appointed Shoeib Reza Choudhury as new general director of DHL-VNPT Express Ltd.

Burger behemoths in a street fight

Burger behemoths in a street fight

In the fast food market, global giants McDonald’s and Burger King are leading the game. The Vietnamese market is no exception. But in the local market, these two players are encountering a tough rival: street food.

Vietnam, Google share wish for stronger cooperation

Vietnam, Google share wish for stronger cooperation

Vietnam and US multinational technology company - Google LLC want to boost cooperation across the fields of information and technology (IT) and communication as well as share information on the basis of respect for international practices and Vietnamese law.

Vietnam, Facebook strengthen coordination

Vietnam, Facebook strengthen coordination

Minister of Information and Communications Truong Minh Tuan received Damian Yeo, head of legal and regulatory affairs for Facebook in the Asia Pacific region, in Hanoi on January 11.

APEC 2017: China says TPP deal will not impact on RCEP

APEC 2017: China says TPP deal will not impact on RCEP

China’s Foreign Ministry affirmed that the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) pact will not affect the prospects for the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) deal whose negotiations are being accelerated by China among 16 economies in the Asia-Pacific.

APEC 2017: Vietnamese President stresses finding new drivers for growth

APEC 2017: Vietnamese President stresses finding new drivers for growth

Vietnam’s President Tran Dai Quang underscored the need for APEC to affirm and uphold its leadership in seeking new drivers for growth, to contribute to a peaceful, stable, dynamic, interconnected and prosperous Asia-Pacific while chairing the 25th APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting.

APEC 2017: Delegates appreciate VOF outcomes

APEC 2017: Delegates appreciate VOF outcomes

Delegates to the APEC Voices of the Future (VOF) spoke highly of the results of the forum, which was held from November 6-10 on the sidelines of the APEC 2017 Economic Leaders’ Week.