HCM City partners with UK in building smart city Politics

HCM City partners with UK in building smart city

The Office of the People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City and the Consulate General of the UK in the city on January 3 signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on cooperation in implementing the future global city programme, which aims to turn the city into a smart city, in the 2019-2022 period.
Deputy PM receives UK Minister of State Politics

Deputy PM receives UK Minister of State

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh hosted a reception for Minister of State for Asia and the Pacific of the Foreign Affairs and Commonwealth Office of the United Kingdom (UK) of Great Britain and North Ireland Mark Field in Hanoi on January 2.
Public Security Minister active in UK Politics

Public Security Minister active in UK

Minister of Public Security, Sen. Lt. Gen. To Lam met with UK Minister of State for Immigration Caroline Nokes and Minister of State for Asia and the Pacific Mark Field in London on November 22, as part of his visit to the country at the invitation of UK Home Secretary Sajid Javid.
Deputy PM attends Vietnam-UK business forum in London Business

Deputy PM attends Vietnam-UK business forum in London

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has affirmed that Vietnam commits to supporting trade liberalization and open cooperation with all partners, including the UK, amidst the trend of peace, cooperation and globalization.
Deputy PM hosts UK Foreign Office Minister Politics

Deputy PM hosts UK Foreign Office Minister

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh hailed the success of the fourth Vietnam – UK strategic dialogue during a reception for UK Minister of State for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Hugo Swire in Hanoi on February 27.
Vietnam, UK hold fourth strategic dialogue Politics

Vietnam, UK hold fourth strategic dialogue

Vietnam and the UK focused on issues surrounding international economic integration, national defence-security and recent global developments during their fourth strategic dialogue in Hanoi on February 27.
Laos reopens embassy in UK World

Laos reopens embassy in UK

Laos officially reopened its embassy in the UK and Northern Ireland on November 6, marking a new progress in bilateral friendship and cooperation.
Vietnam, UK diplomats talk ties over phone Politics

Vietnam, UK diplomats talk ties over phone

Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son and UK Minister of State at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Hugo Swire discussed over the phone measures to promote the two countries’ strategic partnership on May 28.
Vietnam, UK sign MoU on PPP cooperation Business

Vietnam, UK sign MoU on PPP cooperation

In the framework of Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong’s visit to the UK, the first Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Public-Private Partnerships (PPP) cooperation between the two countries was inked on January 23.
Bilateral relations grow with UK Politics

Bilateral relations grow with UK

Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh met with UK Minister of State for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Jeremy Browne, in Hanoi, on July 5. During the meeting, both noted the growth of bilateral relations as part of the Strategic Partnership Agreement.
UK aid helps Vietnam fulfil MDGs Society

UK aid helps Vietnam fulfil MDGs

The United Kingdom will provide Vietnam with 70 million GBP (114.2 million USD) in non-refundable aid for the 2011-2014 period to help the country achieve Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).
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Vietnam, UK hold political consultation

Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Cuong and UK Minister of State at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Jeremy Browne held the second deputy ministerial-level political consultation in Hanoi on April 6.
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Vietnam wants to boost ties with UK

The Vietnamese Government wants to cooperate with the UK in hunger eradication and poverty reduction, as well as in coping with climate change and other challenges, said Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Thien Nhan.