Vietnam and the European Union have signed a free trade agreement, opening opportunities to further boost trade between the euro bloc and one of Southeast Asia’s biggest manufacturing nations.
Houston, Doha, Mexico, Halifax (Canada), Karamay (China) and Pemba (Mozambique) have also been identified in the council’s travel plan for the next financial year.
The Kilted Chef, Craig Wilson, took the flavours of Scotland to Hanoi in Vietnam earlier this month when he participated in a festival of food and drink featuring Michelin star chefs from across the world.
Two men from Vietnam have been charged in connection with alleged human trafficking in the north-east.
The brother of a North-east man who was feared kidnapped after a night out in Vietnam has told of his 20-mile walk to safety.
A North-east man reported missing in Vietnam has been found safe and well according to friends.
By the time you read this I could be in a Vietnamese morgue covered in a hundred tyre marks.
When I was asked to complete a wellbeing questionnaire a day before setting off on my holiday, I put a big cross over an angry-looking face, indicating the maximum five out of five for my stress levels.