wide ranging agreement opens up more diverse trade channels

Wide-ranging agreement opens up more diverse trade channels

The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) is set to expand its membership. Economist Raymond Mallon talked with VIR’s Thanh Dat about implications for Vietnam of expanded membership to include the United Kingdom and other countries.
uk vietnam trade pact already demonstrating value

UK-Vietnam trade pact already demonstrating value

The United Kingdom-Vietnam trade relationship is poised to reach new heights, buoyed by the celebration of 50 years of UK-Vietnam bilateral relations last year, guided by the continued implementation of the UK-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA), and further boosted by the UK joining the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP).
optimistic outlook for uk vietnam trade and investment cooperation

Optimistic outlook for UK-Vietnam trade and investment cooperation

Vietnam and the United Kingdom have made remarkable achievements in bilateral cooperation for over 50 years. The governments of both committed to extending and levelling up the strategic partnership, and now business communities and individuals are more confident in working together for mutual benefit, for now and for generations to come.
trade for the uk and vietnam and charting the next 50 years

Trade for the UK and Vietnam and charting the next 50 years

As we commemorate 50 years of diplomatic relations between the United Kingdom and Vietnam, we are celebrating five decades of deepening friendship between our nations. But we are also looking to the coming decades, and focusing on how we continue to build for the future together.
uk festival celebrates 50 years of uk vietnam relations

UK Festival celebrates 50 years of UK-Vietnam relations

The UK festival will mark the 50th anniversary of diplomatic ties between the United Kingdom and Vietnam, showcasing the enduring friendship and collaboration between the two nations.
all measures on table to amplify uk vietnam trade

All measures on table to amplify UK-Vietnam trade

During the past 50 years, the economic cooperation between Vietnam and the UK has increased and made great contributions to the socioeconomic development of both countries.
vietnamese foreign contributors to community in uk honoured

Vietnamese, foreign contributors to community in UK honoured

The Ladies of All Nations International UK-Vietnam (LOANI VNUK) on May 7 (local time) held a ceremony to honour Vietnamese individuals and organisations for their contributions to the community.
vietnam uk trade bond underway

Vietnam-UK trade bond underway

After nearly two years of entry into force, the UK-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement, in addition to Vietnam’s improved investment and business climate, have facilitated both nations to increase trade and investment.
british official in vietnam to boost accession to cptpp

British official in Vietnam to boost accession to CPTPP

Minister of State Greg Hands of the UK Department for International Trade arrived in Hanoi on February 1 for high-level trade talks on how the UK joining of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) will boost the economic firepower of the world’s most dynamic trade bloc, according to the British Embassy.
potential through the roof for bilateral advancement in uk vietnam linkages

Potential through the roof for bilateral advancement in UK-Vietnam linkages

The United Kingdom and Vietnam’s relations are at an all-time high, and in that context, we are delighted to be celebrating five decades of diplomatic relations this year. The UK-Vietnam Strategic Partnership, refreshed in 2020 shortly after I arrived in the post, set the tone for an ever-closer political and economic relationship.
over 15 billion available for vietnams green transition

Over $15 billion available for Vietnam’s green transition

The Just Energy Transition Partnership is a bold initiative by the International Partners Group, including the European Union, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, the United States, Italy, Canada, Japan, Norway and Denmark, to mobilise an initial $15.5 billion of public and private finance over the next three to five years to support Vietnam’s green transition.
banks race to implement digital transformation ecosystem

Banks race to implement digital transformation ecosystem

The local banking sector, currently undergoing drastic restructuring, will have more opportunities to improve its financial capacity as well as learn modern business models and management from UK partners after the UK-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UKEVFTA) takes effect, according to banking insiders.
new motivation for bilateral investment through ukvfta

New motivation for bilateral investment through UKVFTA

The United Kingdom and Vietnam have made positive moves in bilateral trade and investment after one year of enforcement of a special free trade deal. Kenneth Atkinson, chairman of the British Chamber of Commerce Vietnam, talked to VIR’s Bich Thuy about what could lay ahead.
firms must work to fully benefit from ukvfta insiders

Firms must work to fully benefit from UKVFTA: Insiders

The UK-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA) has given a big push to Vietnamese exports, but insiders said firms still have much to do to make the most of the deal.
enterprises importing goods to uk must be put on new customs system quickly

Enterprises importing goods to UK must be put on new customs system quickly

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) are reminding businesses to use the Customs Declaration Service (CDS) for import declarations from October 1.