VOV.VN - Vietnamese Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son and Minister of State for Asia and the Pacific of the Foreign Affairs and Commonwealth Office of the United Kingdom Mark Field co-chaired the Vietnam-UK deputy foreign minister-level political consultation in Hanoi on January 2.
The upcoming official visit to the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh will create new momentum for the Vietnam-UK relations, now at their best development period, Vietnamese Ambassador to the UK Tran Ngoc An has affirmed.
Vietnam and the UK signed a government-level memorandum of understanding on the Newton Programme Vietnam in Hanoi, on June 3.
Trade between Vietnam and the United Kingdom in 2014 was valued at 2.8 billion GBP (US$4.5 billion), a 2 percent decrease from the previous year, as announced by the Commercial Office at the Vietnamese Embassy in the UK.
(VOV) - Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair has said he is willing to share experience with Vietnam in foreign investment attraction, climate change adaptation, public-private partnership (PPP) model development and human resource training.
(VOV) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung noted with satisfaction positive developments in relations between Vietnam and the UK and Vietnam and Poland, while receiving British and Polish ambassadors in Hanoi on July 9.
(VOV) - Vietnam and the UK expect to expand their trade and investment ties following the recent inauguration of a HCM City-based business centre by the British Business Group Vietnam (BBGV).
Vietnam and the UK have committed to fostering trade and investment cooperation, considering it as a top pillar in their strategic partnership.
(VOV) - With a wealth of experience in trade and services, the City of London is willing to support Vietnam in attracting investment and boosting exports, Lord Mayor Fiona Woolf has said.
(VOV) - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh will make a week-long tour of Sweden and Great Britain and Northern Ireland from April 9-17, to strengthen bilateral cooperation in various areas, especially economics, trade, and investment.
(VOV) - Vietnam and the UK have great potential for cooperation in various areas, especially in education, Deputy PM Vu Duc Dam told Lord David Terence Puttnam, the UK Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy.
(VOV) - Vietnam Customs statistics show two-way trade between Vietnam and UK reached a very promising US$4.27 billion in 2013, a year-on-year increase of 19.48%.
(VOV) - The UK is willing to share experience and help Vietnam organise the 18th Asian Games (ASIAD) in Hanoi in 2019.
(VOV) - Deputy PM Vu Duc Dam has proposed the UK support free trade agreement negotiations between Vietnam and the European Union and provide continued ODA to Vietnam’s development projects.
(VOV) -The UK’s royal ship Daring docked at Tien Sa seaport, Danang, on December 18 to mark the 40th anniversary of friendship and diplomatic ties between Vietnam and the UK.
Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen The Thao has called for financial and technical support from the UK to realise its target of becoming a green, modern and friendly city.
(VOV) - The UK government will provide strong continued support to Vietnam’s current reform process, Hugo Swire, Minister of State at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, has said.
The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) has coordinated with the British Embassy in Hanoi to hold a forum between the two countries’ business circles to seek business and investment cooperation.
(VOV) - The Vietnamese government creates favourable conditions for UK companies to do long-term business in the country on the basis of equality and mutual benefit.
(VOV) - A meeting was held in HCM City on September 10 to celebrate 40 years of diplomatic ties between Vietnam and the UK.