Vietnam-UK ties at their best: Ambassador Politics

Vietnam-UK ties at their best: Ambassador

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.
Experts optimistic on Vietnam’s M&A scene Business

Experts optimistic on Vietnam’s M&A scene

Mergers and acquisitions have become a popular investment channel and a crucial factor in restructuring companies to improve their efficiency and competitiveness and that of the economy, a conference heard in HCM City on August 8.
President receives new foreign ambassadors Politics

President receives new foreign ambassadors

President Tran Dai Quang on August 7 hosted separate receptions for the new ambassadors from Chile, the United Kingdom (UK) of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Poland, Gambia, Uganda, Nepal, Jamaica, Guatemala and Botswana as they came to present their credentials to the State leader.
Thailand asks UK to extradite former PM Yingluck World

Thailand asks UK to extradite former PM Yingluck

Thailand has asked the United Kingdom to extradite former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, overthrown in a coup in 2014 and sentenced in absentia to five years’ jail for negligence, Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha said on July 31.
UK wants to increase investment in HCM City: Official Business

UK wants to increase investment in HCM City: Official

The United Kingdom (UK) wants to boost its investment in Ho Chi Minh City, especially in the fields of planning, project management and smart urban development, said Baroness Fairhead, Minister of State for Trade and Export Promotion at the UK Department for International Trade.
ADB helps Vietnam develop green, resilient cities Society

ADB helps Vietnam develop green, resilient cities

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the provincial People’s Committees of Ha Giang, Vinh Phuc and Thua Thien-Hue on July 6 signed project agreements totaling 223.87 million USD for the Secondary Green Cities Development Project.
Vietnam’s tourism promoted in European countries Travel

Vietnam’s tourism promoted in European countries

Vietnam’s renowned destinations, excellent tourism products and policies will be nudged closer to European friends under a programme held by the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism in collaboration with relevant parties from June 18-29.
World news agencies discuss future of journalism World

World news agencies discuss future of journalism

Deputy Director General of the Vietnam News Agency Le Quoc Minh attended an international summit of news agencies themed “Future of Journalism in Times of New Challenges” in St. Petersburg on May 24.
Thai, UK private sectors discuss investment cooperation World

Thai, UK private sectors discuss investment cooperation

Representatives of the private sectors of Thailand and the United Kingdom have participated in the 3rd Thai-UK Business Leadership Council Meeting, during which a focus was placed on their cooperation in trade and investment.