ADB sponsors US$ 1.3 million for a vocational training project 09:16 | 13/10/2008
VGP – The Asian Development Bank (ADB) signed with the Ministry of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs a nonrefundable US $1.3 million project on vocational training for the poor and ethnic minorities in Sóc Trăng and Trà Vinh provinces.
ADB helps build int’l university in Đà Nẵng 16:43 | 10/10/2008
VGP – The Asia Development Bank (ADB) informed that Đà Nẵng is among Việt Nam’s four provinces which were given aids to build international universities.
The 1000th anniversary of Thăng Long-Hà Nội: Good chance for Asian cities to promote tourism 16:24 | 09/10/2008
VGP – The Hà Nội People’s Committee hosted the 7th conference of the Council for Promotion of Tourism in Asia (CPTA) on October 5-10. The event attracted the attendance of representatives from eight member-cities, Hà Nội, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Taipei, Tokyo, New Delhi, Jakarta and Seoul.
Hạ Long – City of environmental sustainability 10:12 | 09/10/2008
VGP – Together with other ten ASEAN cities, Việt Nam’s Hạ Long was conferred the award "City of Environmental Sustainability ".
National Culture Festival kicked off in HN 14:21 | 07/10/2008
VGP - The 2008 Nationwide Festival of Cultural Exchange was launched on October 06 in Hà Nội to welcome the Liberation Day of the Capital (October 10, 1054). This is also the first among various cultural, sports and tourist events toward the 1000th anniversary of Thăng Long-Hà Nội.
Thăng Long Imperial Citadel nominated as world heritage site 16:13 | 06/10/2008
VGP – Documentations of the ancient imperial citadel of Thăng Long–Hà Nội have been submitted to UNESCO for recognition as a world cultural heritage site.
3rd Hong Kong-Nha Trang yacht race to open this month 11:05 | 06/10/2008
VGP – From October 15 to 22, Nha Trang, one of the six most beautiful and attractive beaches on the planet (rated by the U.S. magazine Forbes), will welcome over 250 racers and 20 sloops from different countries to participate in the Third Hong Kong–Nha Trang International Yacht Race.
Park and library opened at 42 Nhà Chung 13:36 | 03/10/2008
VGP – The park and public library in the land lot at 42 Nhà Chung Street were inaugurated this morning, October 03.
17th IT Week to open late October 17:11 | 02/10/2008
VGP - The annual Việt Nam IT Week will be held from October 29 to November 02 in Hà Nội Typical IT products will be displayed at the event.
Vũng Tàu hosts 2008 World Youth Chess Championships 08:00 | 02/10/2008
VGP – Held in Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu Province on October 19-30, the 2008 World Youth Chess Championships is seen as a good tourist opportunity for the coastal province in South Việt Nam.