Hội An to host VN-Japan Cultural Exchange Festival in mid-August 15:40 | 11/08/2008
VGP – The Days for Việt Nam-Japan Cultural Exchange will take place in the ancient town of Hội An on August 15-16.
UNICEF provides US $2 mil. to help An Giang’s children 16:16 | 10/08/2008
VGP – With a non-fundable aid from the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), the authority of the southern province of An Giang is conducting the Project “An Giang Children’s Friendship” to support poor children.
Bình Thuận wants to expand contacts with California business circle 13:01 | 07/08/2008
VGP – A delegation for investment and trade promotion from the central province of Bình Thuận, who is on a working visit to western states of the US, had a meeting with American and Vietnamese businessmen in San Francisco on August 6.
Promoting investment in Northwest provinces 18:42 | 06/08/2008
VGP – “Awaking a potential area” is the topic of the “Promoting Investment in Northwest Provinces Forum 2008” which will be held by the Northwest Steering Committee, Ministry of Planning and Investment, Committee of Nationality, People’s Committees of Lào Cai, Yên Bái, Phú Thọ, Điện Biên, Lai Châu, Hà Giang, and the Bank for Investment and Development of Việt Nam, on August 21, 2008 in Lào Cai Province.
First geo-thermo-electric station to be built in Quảng Ngãi 08:00 | 31/07/2008
VGP – Việt Nam’s first geo-thermo-electric plant with an 18.6 MW capacity will be built in Mộ Đức suburban district of the central province of Quảng Ngãi.
VN vows to preserve Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng World Heritage Site 21:37 | 27/07/2008
VGP - The 5th anniversary was held on July 26 in Quảng Bình Province to celebrate the UNESCO recognition of Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng National Park as the World Natural Heritage Site.
ASEAN’s biggest concentrated software park built in HCMC 15:00 | 19/07/2008
VGP – The Thủ Thiêm Software Center – the biggest concentrated software park of its kind in Việt Nam and ASEAN, requiring the total investment capital of US $1.2 billion, was groundbroken on July 19 in An Lợi Đông Ward, District 2, Hồ Chí Minh City.
Master plan for Tuyên Quang’s development approved 17:10 | 16/07/2008
VGP – According to its newly-ratified master planning scheme for the socio-economic development towards 2020, northern Tuyên Quang Province will comprehensively develop at a high and sustainable growth rate. Its economy is also vigorously restructured towards industrialization and modernization, so that the province will be a middle-level locality by 2020.
Nearly VND 300 trillion for transport improvement in Hà Nội 07:15 | 10/07/2008
VGP – Under the planning scheme for transport development in the capital up to 2020, which was ratified by the PM on July 09, at least 15% of the city’s total land fund and a total investment sum of VND 287.8 trillion will be exploited to build transport infrastructure.
Trading in local specialties encouraged in Hội An 07:14 | 08/07/2008
VGP - The central province of Quảng Nam will tighten business activities in its well-known tourist attraction of Hội An Old City since July 7 in an effort to preserve this UNESCO-recognized world heritage site.