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Lord Puttnam speaks at VN-UK Network Business Dinner hosted by KPMG

May 5th, 2016

On 4th April, Lord Putnam updated senior UK technology business people on the outcomes from his recent visit to Vietnam. The key points being the furthering of deep trading relationship and the importance of our top class educational opportunities. HE Ambassador Nguyen Van Thao talked about the UK government’s determination to continue growing…

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VUKN Awards- Formal Citations – Dominic Scriven

February 15th, 2016

‘Dominic Scriven OBE is recognised for his unique commitment to Vietnam and his vision in setting up Dragon Capital in 1994. He has lived in Vietnam since 1991,speaks Vietnamese and attended Hanoi General University. Dragon is equally unique in its Vietnam and regional focus and in its structural absence of hierarchies, its freedom of ideas…

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VUKN Awards- Formal Citations – Harvey Nash

February 15th, 2016

‘To Harvey Nash, for demonstrating the foresight to involve themselves in business development in Vietnam, with pioneering outsourcing work and extensive job creation there; for the promotion, development and running of the UK-Asia Tech Hub, announced during the Prime Minister’s visit to Vietnam in July and launched in Ho Chi Minh City in…

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VUKN Awards- Formal Citations – David Priestley

February 15th, 2016

‘David Priestley was until recently Managing Director of Rolls Royce International in Vietnam. Under his leadership, RR was an active supporter of the bilateral relationship, whether through the funding of scholarships at the UK-Vietnam Research Institute in Danang, or through the strong support David gave to the British Government’s business…

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Chairman, Ben Chapman meets Lord Puttnam

December 7th, 2015

Chairman, Ben Chapman met. Lord Puttnam at on 3rd December to discuss his collaboration with the Network and outline the progress it had made. The PM’s Trade and Cultural Envoy to Vietnam agreed to participate in the Network’s upcoming ” boardroom ” and other events, as well as its annual…

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