HCMC major to decide railway project investor 10:37 | 04/01/2007
VNGOVNet – Prime Minister Nguyễn Tấn Dũng on December 29, 2006 gave a direction regarding the transfer of powers to decide the investor for the “Hồ Chí Minh City inner-city railway, Bến Thành-Suối Tiên section, project.”
Higher dues for SEAFDEC approved 07:07 | 04/01/2007
VNGOVNet – Considering the proposal by the Ministry of Fisheries on the payment of yearly dues to the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC), on behalf of the PM, Standing Deputy PM Nguyễn Sinh Hùng has agreed an increase of US$ 4,000 to US$ 14,000 in the annual membership fee to the organization from 2007.
Borrowing agreement signed with ADB for calamity damage rehabilitation project 07:05 | 03/01/2007
VNGOVNet – Authorized by the PM, Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam Lê Đức Thúy represented the Vietnamese State to sign on December 7 with the National Director of the Asia Development Bank (ADB) in Vietnam a borrowing agreement for the Project “Emergency Rehabilitation of Calamity Damage in 2005” coded VIE 40282-01.
Vietnamese Government History 1945-2005 to be put in print soon 13:30 | 31/12/2006
VNGOVNet – On behalf of the PM, Deputy PM Phạm Gia Khiêm agreed in principle on December 29 that the National Political Publishing House will print and publish The History of the Vietnamese Government 1945-2005 with its own budget.
VN joins international convention on maritime search and rescue 07:29 | 29/12/2006
VNGOVNet – Following the proposal of the National Committee for Search and Rescue and recommendations from the ministries of Justice and Foreign Affairs, PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng agreed on December 27 that Vietnam will join the International Convention on Maritime Search and Rescue 1979 (Convention SAR 79).
Two Denmark-funded projects ratified 15:11 | 28/12/2006
VNGOVNet – On behalf of the PM, Deputy PM Phạm Gia Khiêm approved on December 26 the Project "Strengthening Capacity for the National Focal Agency on Climatic Change in Vietnam" funded with a nonrefundable aid of US$ 498,000 by the Danish Government through the Danish Embassy in Vietnam.
Minister of Education and Training entrusted to sign equipment contracts for 3 universities 11:14 | 28/12/2006
VNGOVNet – Considering the recommendations of the ministries of Education and Training (MET) and Planning and Investment (MPI), the PM gave his direction on December 26 about the signing of the contracts to procure equipment under the Project "Development of Technical Education for High-skilled Human Power" using loans from the Austrian Government.
Project “Increasing capacity in epidemiologic testing and research” approved 11:13 | 28/12/2006
VNGOVNet – The PM approved on December 26 the documents of the Project "Increasing capacity in epidemiologic testing and research on blood-transmitted viruses at the Central Institute of Epidemic Prevention". This project is worth €4,992,941 in which the US non-governmental organization Atlantic Philanthropies (AP) funds €2,500,000 and the Irish Agency for International Development (Irish Aid) €2,492,941 through the Dublin University (Ireland).
Norway-funded project approved 09:10 | 28/12/2006
VNGOVNet – On behalf of the PM, Deputy PM Phạm Gia Khiêm approved on December 26 the Contents of the Project "Encouraging and supporting healthy working relations at workplaces and building capacity for stakeholders in working relations in Vietnam" funded with a nonrefundable aid of US$ 1,309,328 from the Norwegian Government through the International Labor Organization (ILO).
Overall planning scheme to be completed for HCM City Hi-tech Zone 08:25 | 27/12/2006
VNGOVNet – Considering the proposal of the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI), the PM gave his opinions on December 25 about the revised Overall Planning Scheme and the report on the construction investment project, stage II, for the Hồ Chí Minh City Hi-tech Zone.