Specialized means secured for marine police to fight drug crime 09:13 | 08/01/2007
VNGOVNet – Considering the proposal of the Ministry of National Defense (MoND), PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng has agreed in principle that specialized means and equipment will be purchased for the Maritime Police to fight against drug crimes in the period 2007-2008 which was approved by the Minister of National Defense in his Decision 3009/QĐ-BQP issued on October 31, 2006.
VN to host semi-final and final rounds SEA Football Cup 2007 09:09 | 07/01/2007
VNGOVNet – Considering the proposal of the Committee for Sports and Gymnastics, on behalf of the PM, Standing Deputy PM Nguyễn Sinh Hùng agreed on January 05 that Vietnam will host the semi-final and final rounds of the Southeast Asian Football Championship 2007.
Aid comes from VN Medical Development Society in Rhone-Alpes (France) 16:04 | 06/01/2007
VNGOVNet – Based on the proposal of the Ministry of Finance, on behalf of the PM, Deputy PM Phạm Gia Khiêm has allowed the Bình Thạnh District Medical Center (Hồ Chí Minh City) as the principal beneficiary to take and redirect a batch of secondhand medical equipment with the quality remaining 80% from the Vietnam Medical Development Society in Rhone-Alpes (ADM) in France for the Bình Thạnh District Medical Center, An Bình Hospital (Hồ Chí Minh City), Đồng Tháp Province Polyclinic, provincial hospitals of Cà Mau and Tiền Giang, and Đà Lạt City Medical Center (Lâm Đồng Province).
Thermoelectric plants allowed to raise capital through public offerings 07:38 | 06/01/2007
VNGOVNet – Following the proposal of the Vietnam Electricity Group (EVN) and recommendations from the Ministry of Planning and Investment and the Ministry of Finance, on behalf of the PM, Standing Deputy PM Nguyễn Sinh Hùng gave a direction on January 04 about raising capital for Hải Phòng and Quảng Ninh thermoelectric joint-stock companies.
PM orders immediate announcement of conditional investment areas 13:47 | 05/01/2007
VNGOVNet – Having studied the report of the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) on Vietnam’s business environment in 2006 and the rating of which by the World Bank, PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng gave on December 29, 2006 a direction in this respect.
Nha Trang City's revised urban plan gets PM's nod 09:16 | 05/01/2007
VNGOVNet – The PM approved on January 02, 2007 the revised Urban Plan of Nha Trang City, Khánh Hòa Province, to 2025. Under the plan, Nha Trang will become an economic, science and technology, education and training hub of a large region including the south-central coast and the Central Highlands. The city will also be a significant tourist destination for domestic and international arrivals and a political, economic, cultural, scientific, and technical centre with an important geographic position for national defense and security of Khánh Hòa Province.
PM okays Dutch-funded mother and birth mortality reducing program 07:04 | 05/01/2007
VNGOVNet – Considering the proposal of the Ministry of Planning and Investment, the PM approved on January 02 the program "Reducing mother and birth mortality towards the Millennium Goals 2006-2010" funded with a nonrefundable aid of €7,500,000 from the Dutch Government. The corresponding capital to the program will be taken by the central budget grants for administration and non-profit activities to the Ministry of Health (MoH) and participating provinces annually.
ADB funds poverty reduction program III 14:25 | 04/01/2007
VNGOVNet – Authorized by the PM, Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam Lê Đức Thúy has represented the Socialist Republic of Vietnam State to sign with the Asia Development Bank (ADB) Country Director at Vietnam Resident Mission a Credit Agreement for Support to Implementation of the Poverty Reduction Program III.
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.