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Vietnam selected as only Asian pilot country in UK’s new global healthcare partnershipicon
SOCIETY19/11/20200

Vietnam selected as only Asian pilot country in UK’s new global healthcare partnership

Vietnam has been selected as the only Asian pilot country in a new global healthcare partnership founded by the World Economic Forum (WEF), the UK-based London School of Economics (LSE) and British pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca.

 
Three European powers reject China’s East Sea claimsicon

Three European powers reject China’s East Sea claims

MARITIME SOVEREIGNTY
19/09/2020

France, Germany, and the United Kingdom have come together to issue a joint note verbale to the United Nations in order to challenge China’s claims in the East Sea.

Vietnam ready to share experience to help UK join CPTPPicon

Vietnam ready to share experience to help UK join CPTPP

POLITICS
18/09/2020

Vietnam is willing and ready to share its experience with the UK if the country wants to join the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP).

Man admits causing death of 39 Vietnamese citizensicon

Man admits causing death of 39 Vietnamese citizens

SOCIETY
03/09/2020

A man told a court in the United Kingdom he was responsible for the deaths of 39 Vietnamese citizens who perished in the back of a lorry last year after they were smuggled into England.

Irish driver pleads guilty to manslaughter of Essex lorry deathsicon

Irish driver pleads guilty to manslaughter of Essex lorry deaths

SOCIETY
31/08/2020

A 40-year-old Irish haulier pleaded guilty at Old Bailey Court on August 28 to the manslaughter of 39 Vietnamese migrants found dead in the back of a refrigerated lorry in Essex, the UK last October.

British Embassy initiates anti-human trafficking campaign in Vietnamicon

British Embassy initiates anti-human trafficking campaign in Vietnam

SOCIETY
31/07/2020

The British Embassy in Vietnam has run a communications campaign in Hanoi throughout July to raise awareness about the dangers of human trafficking, in response to World Day against Trafficking in Persons on July 30.

Mystery of origin of Stonehenge megaliths solvedicon

Mystery of origin of Stonehenge megaliths solved

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
30/07/2020

Archaeologists have pinpointed the source of the stones to an area 15 miles north of the site.

Vietnam steps up health co-operation with the UKicon

Vietnam steps up health co-operation with the UK

POLITICS
16/07/2020

British Ambassador Gareth Ward and Vietnamese Acting Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long signed a Memorandum of Understanding yesterday to outline future co-operation through the Better Health Programme, part of the UK’s Prosperity Fund.

UK offers isolation exemption for 59 countries, including Vietnamicon

UK offers isolation exemption for 59 countries, including Vietnam

SOCIETY
06/07/2020

The UK government has moved to exempt arriving passengers from undergoing a 14-day period of self-isolation from 59 countries and territories, including Vietnam, when entering Britain as of July 10.

Suspect admits offence in case of 39 Vietnamese lorry deathsicon

Suspect admits offence in case of 39 Vietnamese lorry deaths

SOCIETY
27/06/2020

Alexandru Hanga, on June 26, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to assist unlawful immigration in a case linked to 39 Vietnamese migrants who were found dead inside a lorry in Essex, the UK, last October.

Irish man appears in court over 39 Vietnamese lorry deathsicon

Irish man appears in court over 39 Vietnamese lorry deaths

SOCIETY
25/06/2020

An Irish man has appeared in court charged with manslaughter of 39 Vietnamese migrants who were found dead inside a lorry in Essex, the UK last October.

JK Rowling responds to trans tweets criticismicon

JK Rowling responds to trans tweets criticism

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
12/06/2020

The Harry Potter author writes a blog highlighting her reasons for speaking out on gender issues.

UK to start post-Brexit trade talks with Japanicon

UK to start post-Brexit trade talks with Japan

BUSINESS
09/06/2020

Britain is embarking on negotiations over trade deals with countries around the world including the US.

French, Belgian police arrest 26 people involved in deaths of 39 Vietnamese in UKicon

French, Belgian police arrest 26 people involved in deaths of 39 Vietnamese in UK

SOCIETY
28/05/2020

The French prosecutor's office said on Wednesday that 26 people had been arrested in France and Belgium in connection with the deaths of 39 Vietnamese citizens found in the back of a refrigerated lorry in Essex,

WHO, UK certify Vietnam’s COVID-19 test kiticon

WHO, UK certify Vietnam’s COVID-19 test kit

PHOTOS
27/04/2020

The World Health Organisation (WHO)'s medical product evaluation agency has sent a letter informing the certification of the SARS-CoV-2 testing kit LightPower iVA SARS-CoV-2 1st RT-rPCR.

Vietnamese nationals brought home from the UKicon

Vietnamese nationals brought home from the UK

SOCIETY
15/04/2020

Around 100 British nationals have flown home from Vietnam and Cambodia onboard a specially arranged flight.

Vietnamese music producer Touliver makes UK magazine headlinesicon

Vietnamese music producer Touliver makes UK magazine headlines

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
08/04/2020

Renowned local dance producer Hoang Touliver has made his debut in MixMag, one of the UK’s leading electronic music magazines.

Coronavirus: Raab 'confident' UK prime minister will recover from illnessicon

Coronavirus: Raab 'confident' UK prime minister will recover from illness

PHOTOS
08/04/2020

Boris Johnson is described as a "fighter" after he was moved into intensive care on Monday evening.