Category: Events

High-level delegation from Vietnam visits the UK 28 – 30 June 2022

A high-level delegation from Vietnam made an official visit to the UK from 28 to 30 June, headed by HE Vuong Dinh Hue, Politburo Member and President of the National Assembly. It included Deputy Prime Minister Le Van Thanh, several National Assembly Members, and Ministers or Deputy Ministers from Justice, Education, Planning and Investment, and… Read more »

Vietnam-UK Network Dinner

120 people attended a lively Vietnam-UK Network Dinner in the House of Lords on 13 June, which marked the Network’s 9th anniversary. After an interruption to this annual event because of COVID restrictions, it was, by general consent, great to be able to meet up once again, and in such prestigious surroundings. A sunny summer’s evening… Read more »

The UK- Vietnam Business Forum

VUKN Chairman and former Ambassador to Vietnam Warwick Morris chaired the speakers panel at a bilateral Business Forum held in Central London on 25 May 2022. Arranged by the Department for International Trade, it followed the holding that morning of the 12th annual Joint Economic and Trade Committee (JETCO) Meeting between the two Governments, expanded… Read more »

Meeting with the Vietnam Intellectual Society

On 28 April 2022, the Vietnam-UK Network led by the Chairman Warwick Morris together with Bao Ha Pham, Son Ngo and Jakki Lydall had an online meeting with Dr. Que Anh Dang (ViceChair) and Dr. Van Huynh (Treasurer) of the Vietnam Intellectual Society (VIS) in the UK and Ireland. As a newly formed group, the… Read more »

Vietnam-UK Trade and Investment event

27th April 2022 The Vietnam-UK Network were delighted to welcome Graham Stuart, MP, the Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy to Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam to open a virtual event attended by over 30 British Businesses and organisations. Our full agenda included Sarah Leonard Head, APAC Export support enquiry Hub, to be based in HCMC, Sam Wood,… Read more »

Vietnam Days in the UK: Gala Dinner

The Vietnam Days in the UK celebrating HM The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee were officially launched on 28 March 2022 bringing together thousands of participants via series of rich and diverse programmes across London to introduce Vietnamese arts, music and culture to the UK as well as to promote education, trade and investment to Vietnam. On… Read more »

Vietnam-UK Network meeting with Vietnam-UK Friendship Association

On 31 March the Vietnam-UK Network (VUKN) the Chairman Warwick Morris with Vice-Chair Bao Ha Pham held a round-table meeting in the City of London with several senior Vietnamese delegates and organisations. NashTech CEO Nick Lonsdale kindly hosted and attended. Especially welcome were Hoang Quoc Vuong, Chairman of the Vietnam-UK Friendship Association (VUFA), with Vice… Read more »

Vietnam Days in the UK- Vietnam Investment Forum

As part of the Vietnam Days in the UK, the Vietnam Investment Forum at the Berkeley Hotel on 30 March 2022 was packed with a rich programme and engaging in-depth discussions on trade, investment, digital transformation and green transformation. With over 150 delegates and speakers attending, bringing together policy-makers, financial providers, businesses and think-tanks, the… Read more »

*Update* Vietnam-UK Network annual Dinner 2022

Following a review by the Parliamentary Commission, the Events Team at the House of Lords announced on 4 January the cancellation, with immediate effect, of all Banqueting events there, up to and including 31 Jan 2022. Please Note and Save the Date: we are rearranging the Dinner for the evening of Monday 13 June. More… Read more »

Congratulations to His Excellency Ambassador Nguyen Hoang Long on the presentation of His Excellency’s Credentials to the Queen

The Vietnam-UK Network offers its congratulations to His Excellency Ambassador Nguyen Hoang Long on the presentation of His Excellency’s Credentials to the Queen on 18 November 2021. The Network Chairman Warwick Morris and several Network supporters attended the Credentials vin d’honneur reception at the Vietnamese Embassy later that day. It was a good chance to… Read more »