Hà Nội aims to create breakthrough in personnel quality 14:24 | 21/12/2008
VGP - In 2009, Hà Nội will focus on personnel quality to create breakthrough in fulfilling the 5-year socio-economic development plan 2006-2010, said the City’s Party Secretary Phạm Quang Nghị at a meeting on December 20.
HCMC continues to see CPI decrease 17:15 | 20/12/2008
VGP – The Hồ Chí Minh City Statistics Office revealed today that CPI has gone down by 0.42% this month against November. For the third consecutive month, the city has a minus CPI.
Biggest cement plant makes debut 13:00 | 19/12/2008
VGP – The Thăng Long cement factory in Quảng Ninh Province in North Việt Nam, equipped with the latest technological advances, was inaugurated yesterday. The plant is supposed to churn out 2.3 million tons of cement.
Denmark to help central province in environmental management 10:10 | 18/12/2008
VGP - The Kingdom of Denmark pledged to pour DKK 1.46 million (VND 4.2 billion) to enhance environmental management in Quảng Nam Province.
PM agrees to convert Cà Mau into a southern sea-borne economic hub 07:00 | 16/12/2008
VGP – An overall plan for socio-economic development of Cà Mau Province by 2020 was signed by the PM. Accordingly, Cà Mau City will be turned into an urban center of the province and the Cà Mau Peninsula, functioning as a sea-borne economic hub in the western part of South Việt Nam.
Đồng Tháp border EZ – An economic hub in the Mekong Sub-region 15:42 | 15/12/2008
VGP – The center of the border-gate economic zone in the southern province of Đồng Tháp will become a border city which, with its own geo-political, socio-economic and cultural advantages, can help boost up economic development and international exchanges, especially in the Mekong sub-region.
HCMC brings “one-stop shop” portal into operation 15:10 | 15/12/2008
VGP - Hồ Chí Minh City is the first province in Việt Nam to apply “one-stop shop” portal in order to provide automatic and online information about license-granting process.
Phú Quốc planned as int’l tourist center 09:00 | 15/12/2008
VGP – Under the overall planning scheme approved by the PM last week, Phú Quốc Island in Kiên Giang Province will become a high-grade tourist and service center of Việt Nam and in Southeast Asia.
HCMC obtains a double-digit economic growth rate 16:28 | 10/12/2008
VGP - Hồ Chí Minh City achieves a growth rate of 11% this year despite inflation and instability in financial and real estate markets.
Hotel ceiling collapse due to gas explosion, says police officer 09:21 | 10/12/2008
VGP – The inspection carried out by the Ministry of Public Security’s Criminal Science Institute proved that the December 06 collapse of part of the lobby ceiling at the five-star Caravelle Hotel in District 1, Hồ Chí Minh City, was caused by the explosion of a high concentration of methane gas in the basement.