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Nation presents donation of face masks to the UK

Nation presents donation of face masks to the UK

VOV.VN -A haul of up to 135,000 face masks were presented to representatives from Wales and London on July 2 as a gift from Vietnam to help both the principality and the UK capital to effectively respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Vietnam, UK work to complete procedures to bring lorry victims’ bodies home

Vietnam, UK work to complete procedures to bring lorry victims’ bodies home

Vietnam and the UK are working to complete legal and technical procedures to repatriate the bodies of 39 Vietnamese who found dead in a lorry in Essex last month, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Bui Thanh Son said on November 25 on the sidelines of the 14th National Assembly’s eighth sitting.

Deputy PM chairs meeting over Essex lorry deaths

Deputy PM chairs meeting over Essex lorry deaths

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has required relevant ministries and agencies to continue coordinating closely with the UK to identify victims in the Essex lorry case, in order to release official information on the case.

Ministry of Public Security ready to send teams to UK

Ministry of Public Security ready to send teams to UK

Gen. To Lam, Politburo member and Minister of Public Security, held telephone talks in the afternoon of October 30 with Priti Patel, Home Secretary of the UK, on the coordination of work in defining the identities of the victims believed to be of the Vietnamese nationality, in the incident that 39 people were found dead in a container truck in the UK on October 23.

Vietnam, UK sign MoU on educational cooperation

Vietnam, UK sign MoU on educational cooperation

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on educational cooperation between the governments of Vietnam and the United Kingdom was signed in Hanoi on October 3 by Vietnamese Minister of Education and Training Phung Xuan Nha and Ed Vaizey, Trade Envoy of the British Prime Minister.

Hanoi looks to boost educational cooperation with UK

Hanoi looks to boost educational cooperation with UK

Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung has highly evaluated the UK’s education and training environment and hoped to expand cooperation with the European country in the field.

Quang Ninh to host world clipper race 2019-2020

Quang Ninh to host world clipper race 2019-2020

The northeastern province of Quang Ninh will join the partnership of the Clipper Round the World Race 2019-2020 to host the event of in 2021-2022, and send a team to take part in the race in the UK in September, according to a local leading official.

China imports nearly 91% of Vietnam’s lychees

China imports nearly 91% of Vietnam’s lychees

VOV.VN - Vietnamese businesses have exported more than 92,000 tons of lychees (including fresh and dried lychee) from the 2018 crop, according to the latest statistics from the General Department of Customs.

Vietnam runs nearly US$45 billion trade surplus with G7

Vietnam runs nearly US$45 billion trade surplus with G7

VOV.VN - Vietnam recorded a trade surplus of US$44.95 billion with the G7 (France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the UK, the US and Canada) last year, according to the latest statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

More UK businesses expected to invest in Vietnam

More UK businesses expected to invest in Vietnam

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung called on businesses from the UK to make investment in Vietnam during a reception for Lord James Mayer Sassoon, Executive Director of Jardine Matheson Holdings Limited, in Hanoi on January 17.

Vietnam, UK seek to boost trade ties

Vietnam, UK seek to boost trade ties

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.