Category: Events

Vietnam-UK Network First Annual General Meeting

The Vietnam-UK Network held its first Annual General Meeting on 9 June 2015. The venue and refreshments were generously provided by Prudential at 5 Laurence Pountney Hill in the City. About 50 people attended, and the meeting was followed by a lively networking reception.

Dinner in honour of the newly appointed HM Ambassador to Vietnam

Network’s Event: Dinner in honour of the newly appointed HM Ambassador to Vietnam hosted by Ben Chapman, Chairman of the Vietnam – UK Network & Paul Smith, Executive Chairman of Harvey Nash For sponsors and By invitation only

Viet Nam – UK Network’s Inauguration Dinner

On 15th January, Viet Nam – UK Network’s Inauguration Dinner was hosted at the House of Parliament by The Rt Hon George Howarth (MP), Chairman of the All Parties Parliamentary Group on Viet Nam. The dinner was attended by Parliamentarians, government officials and representatives of leading British companies, universities and institutions with strong interests in… Read more »

Ben Chapman briefed Lord Green about the Network

On 24th October, Ben Chapman, the Network’s Executive Chairman met Lord Green, Minister of State for Trade and Investment to brief him on the work of the Network. After the meeting, Lord Green’s office sent the Network the following statement: “The launch and development of the network is very welcome. A bilateral relationship of this… Read more »

Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Bui Thanh Son met Viet Nam UK Network Committee

The committee briefed Minister Son on the Network’s mission, vision and activities. Minister Son expressed his supports and pledged to assist the Network in its activities The Minister presented the Order of Friendship awarded by the President of Viet Nam to Warwick Morris, former British Ambassador to Viet Nam and who is now the Network’s… Read more »

The Network’s meeting with Minister of State Hugo Swire

Ben Chapman, Ambassador Vu Quang Minh, Warwick Morris, Paul Smith and Le Thanh Dung (Chief Representative of Vietnam Airlines in the UK) at the meeting with the Rt Hon Hugo Swire MP, Minister of States for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs. The Minister said the creation of the Network is timely and absolutely right. He applauded… Read more »

Viet Nam Open Festival (VOF) opened in Southbank

Ben Chapman joins Lord Powell, Ambassador Vu Quang Minh in cutting the ribbon to open Viet Nam Open Festival in Southbank. Len Aldis speaking at the Festival The Network’s stall at the Festival