Emerging Powers: Global Issues


  • HE Vo Hong Phuc
    Minister of Planning and Investment
    Vietnam makes its case for FDI
  • HRH The Duke of York KG KCVO
    Special Representative for International Trade & Investment
    A new power in South East Asia
  • HE Trinh Duc Du
    Ambassador of Vietnam to the Court of St James’s
    Vietnam shows its confidence in UK relations
  • HE Robert Gordon CMG OBE
    British Ambassador to Vietnam
    A bi-lateral but multi-faceted relationship
  • HSBC
    Vietnam: going for the next level
  • Presentation to President Hugo Chávez Frías
    Photo report
  • Reception in honour of President Bouteflika
    Photo report
  • Presentation to mark Saudi Arabia's National Day 2006
    Photo report

Chatham House Prize

  • Malcolm Brinded CBE
    Executive Director Exploration & Production, Royal Dutch Shell plc
    Vision and statesmanship
  • Professor Victor Bulmer-Thomas
    Director, Chatham House
    Leading international thinking
  • Dr Deanne Julius
    Chairman, Chatham House
    Oil princes and the world economy 36
  • Joaquim Alberto Chissano
    Former President of Mozambique
    Peace and development
  • Antonio Gumende
    High Commissioner of the Republic of Mozambique
    A land of opportunity
  • Rt Hon Lord Ashdown Of Norton-Sub-Hamdon GCMG KBE PC
    A President of Chatham House
    Managing powerful change
  • Professor Jack E Spence OBE
    Associate Fellow, Africa Programme, Chatham House
    South Africa: the great exception


  • HE President Abdelaziz Bouteflika
    President of the People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria
  • President Bouteflika
    President of the People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria
    A powerful force for peace
  • Mohamed Bedjaoui
    Minister of State, Minister of Foreign Affairs
    A promising future
  • Tayeb Belaiz
    Minister for Justice
    Reform of the justice system
  • Chakib Khelil
    Minister of Energy and Mines
    Driving regional energy integration
  • Hamid Temmar
    Minister for Participation and Investment Promotion
    Privatisation: the next phase
  • Mourad Medelci
    Minister of Finance
    A new financial framework
  • Abdelmalek Sellal
    Minister of Water Resources
    Quenching Algeria’s thirst
  • Lachemi Djaaboube
    Minister of Commerce
    A platform for global trade
  • Cherif Rahmani
    Minister of National and Regional Development and the Environment
    Road map to a sustainable future
  • Karim Djoudi
    Minister for Banking and Financial Reform
    Reforming the financial sector
  • Brahim Djamel Kassali
    President, CAAR
    Setting the pace in insurance
  • Cyril Widdershoven
    North Africa Correspondent, World Petroleum
    Gas-hungry EU looks to Algeria
  • HE Andrew Tesoriere
    British Ambassador to Algeria
    A 21st century partnership
  • HE Mohamed Salah Dembri
    Ambassador of Algeria to the Court of St. James’s
    Making mutual commitments
  • Alderman David Brewer CMG
    The Rt Hon Lord Mayor of London
    Financing Algeria’s renewal
  • Dr Mounir Kabban
    President, UIB Holdings (UK) Ltd
    Insurance market comes of age


  • HE President Hugo Chávez Frías
    President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela
    A powerful force for change
  • Rafael Ramírez Carreño
    Minister of Energy and Petroleum and President of Petróleos de Venezuela
    Gearing up to face new challenges
  • HE Alfredo Toro Hardy
    Venezuelan Ambassador to the Court of St James’s
    Democracy, growth and society
  • Robert Harvey
    Author and Historian
    Bolívar, Miranda and Britain
  • Tony Lloyd MP
    Chairman, All Party Parliamentary Group on Venezuela, UK
    The need for engagement
  • George Philip
    Professor of Comparative and Latin American Politics, London School of Economics
    The man of the moment
  • Julia Buxton
    Senior Research Fellow, Centre for International Cooperation and Security, University of Bradford
    Redressing the balance
  • Sir Ian Wood
    Chairman and CEO, John Wood Group PLC
    Exchanging technical know-how
  • Flavio De Andrade
    Regional Director, Latin America & The Caribbean, British American Tobacco
    Strong roots and potential for growth
  • Sean Rooney
    President, Shell Venezuela
    A long-term energy partnership
  • Mike Anderson
    Managing Director Biwater International
    Developing liquid assets
  • David Renwick
    Venezuela’s energy revolution


  • Premier Wen Jiabao
    Premier of the People’s Republic of China
  • Rt Hon Tony Blair MP
    Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
  • Stephen Phillips
    Chief Executive, CBBC (China Britain Business Council)
    Increasing trade and investment
  • HE William Ehrman CMG
    British Ambassador for the Peoples’ Republic of China
    A vibrant relationship
  • Alderman David Brewer CMG
    The Rt Hon Lord Mayor of London
    Strength in depth
  • Stephen K Green
    Group Chairman, HSBC Holdings and Chairman of China Now 2008
    Dancing with the dragon
  • Richard Lambert
    Director General, CBI
    Partners in globalisation
  • Dr Kerry Brown
    Associate Fellow, Chatham House and Director, Strategic China Ltd
    China in the 21st century
  • Stephen Green
    Senior Economist, Standard Chartered Bank, Shanghai
    Controlled economic growth

Saudi Arabia

  • King Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz Al-Saud
    The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques
  • HRH Crown Prince Sultan Bin Abdul Aziz Al-Saud
  • Rt Hon Tony Blair MP
    Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
  • HRH Prince Mohammed Bin Nawaf Bin Abdul Aziz Al-Saud
    Ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the Court of St James’s
    A new perspective
  • Sir Sherard Cowper-Coles KCMG LVO
    HM Ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Strength in depth
  • HRH Prince Saud Al-Faisal Abdul Aziz Al Saud
    Minister of Foreign Affairs
    Rational and practical solutions
  • Prince Turki Al-Faisal
    Saudi Ambassador to the United States
    Defining the path to peace
  • HE Eng Dr Ali Ibraham Al-Naimi
    Minister of Petroleum and Natural Resources
    Energy security and sustainability
  • HE Ibrahim Al-Assaf
    Minister of Finance, Saudi Arabia
    Energy, aid and economic growth


  • Dr Hessa Al-Jaber
    Secretary General, ICT Qatar
    A national ICT vision
  • ICT Qatar
    Information and Communications Technology
    ICT development in Qatar


  • Sir Patrick Cormack FSA MP
    Member of Parliament for Staffordshire South
    Westminster view
  • Jonathan Evans MEP
    Chairman of the Transatlantic Legislators Dialogue
    European round-up