Vietnam and UK Agree on 26 Cooperative Arrangements

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh attended and witnessed a ceremony to sign 26 cooperation agreements between ministries, sectors and businesses of Vietnam and the United Kingdom on October 31 (London time).


The agreements cover a wide range of fields including trade, agriculture, energy, education, training, environmental protection, and sports.

Among the agreements signed were a Cooperation Agreement to develop an action plan for strengthening connections between the higher education institutions of the two countries, as well as a Cooperation Agreement to develop programs for human resource training.

Notably, Vietjet Air and Rolls-Royce Group signed an agreement for the provision of engines and engine services for a wide-body fleet valued at $400 million USD. SOVICO and HDBank also signed deals worth hundreds of millions of USD with UK partners.

The signed agreements, with a total value in the billions of USD, highlight the rapidly developing relations between Vietnam and the UK.