Dr. Bill Hayton

Dr Bill Hayton is the author of ‘Vietnam: Rising Dragon’ (2021), ‘The Invention of China’ (2020) and ‘The South China Sea: The struggle for power in Asia’ (2014). He is an Associate Fellow with the Asia-Pacific Programme at Chatham House. He worked for BBC News for 22 years, including periods as a reporter in Vietnam and a media advisor in Myanmar.

7 February 2022

E17: Future of British-Vietnamese relations

In Episode 17, Viktorija discusses why and how Britain should pursue deeper ties with Vietnam with Dr John Hemmings and Dr Bill Hayton
28 October 2021

Enhancing British- Vietnamese relations in a more competitive era

Dr Bill Hayton and Prof. John Hemmings analyse the deepening strategic partnership between the United Kingdom and Vietnam
11 March 2022

The Carrier Strike Group in the South China Sea

Dr Bill Hayton examines the People’s Republic of China’s potential responses to the presence of the Royal Navy’s Carrier Strike Group in the South China Sea