Deputy Prime Minister makes official visit to UK Politics

Deputy Prime Minister makes official visit to UK

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has paid an official visit to the UK from April 24-26, during which he discussed a wide range of issues on bilateral cooperation with UK officials and business leaders.
Vietnam, UK boost strategic partnership Business

Vietnam, UK boost strategic partnership

The Vietnam-UK Network has contributed significantly to stimulating the strategic partnership between the two countries, said Vietnamese Ambassador to the UK Nguyen Van Thao.
Ho Chi Minh monument design contest launched in UK Society

Ho Chi Minh monument design contest launched in UK

A monument design contest to honour the late Vietnamese President Ho Chi Minh was launched at the University of Sussex on April 1 to celebrate his connection with the port town of Newhaven in the UK’s Sussex region.
Politics

Parliamentarians seek to foster ties with UK

A delegation of Vietnamese parliamentarians led by Nguyen Van Giau, Chairman of the National Assembly’s Economic Committee, paid a working visit to the UK from December 14-19 to boost the friendship and cooperation with their British counterparts.
World

China’s behaviour in East Sea worries more foreign nations

Australia, Singapore and organisations based in Mongolia and the UK have expressed their deep concern over China’s illegal dispatch of its oil rig Haiyang Shiyou-981 and ships to Vietnam’s continental shelf and exclusive economic zone.
Vietnamese people in UK protest China’s actions Politics

Vietnamese people in UK protest China’s actions

The executive board of the Vietnamese Association in the UK at a meeting on May 14 expressed their support to the Vietnamese Government in safeguarding the country’s sovereignty and rebuked China for violating Vietnam’s waters.
Society

UK charity helps Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia

The executive board of Medical and Scientific Aid for Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia (MSAVLC), a UK charity organisation, held its annual meeting in London on April 28 to review its 2013 activities.