Agriculture export reaches $ 2.7 bil. in early months of 2007 07:05 | 08/06/2007
VNGOP – Since the early 2007, export turnover of agro-forestry products has reached nearly US$ 3.7 billion, increasing by 29% against the same period of last year. The values were US$ 2.7 billion and US$ 1 billion for agricultural and forestry products respectively.
Foreign experts exempted from income tax 07:07 | 06/06/2007
VNGOP – Under Ordinance 55/2007/TT-BTC promulgated by the Ministry of Finance on May 29, foreign experts receiving salary from fulfilling non-governmental programs and projects in Vietnam will be exempted from individual income tax.
National fund for science and technology development to be put into operation soon 07:19 | 28/05/2007
VNGOP – The National Fund for Science and Technology Development was founded under the Government's Decree 122/NĐ-CP to make full use of scientific and technological potentialities, speeding up the process of industrialization and modernization.
ACD seminar on community vocational training centers in human resource development and poverty reduction 07:37 | 25/05/2007
VNGOP – Realizing the Doha Declaration on development cooperation fields in the frame of the Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Labor, Invalid and Social Affairs co-organized on May 24 a two-day international seminar under the theme "Community vocational training centers to promote human resource development and poverty reduction: Experiences of Vietnam and ACD Countries."
VN pledges to strengthen laws on counter-terrorism 07:47 | 24/05/2007
VNGOP – Vietnam will make great efforts in cooperating with the international community to fight against terrorism under the UN Convention and other fundamental principles of international laws.
Bird flu control to be tightened 07:30 | 23/05/2007
VNGOP – Facing the complicated development and rapid spread of bird flu which has just recurred in some localities, the National Steering Board for Bird Flu Control convened a meeting in the afternoon of May 22 to discuss urgent solutions to deal with the epidemic.
Industry Minister attends 17th Asian Business Conference 07:47 | 22/05/2007
VNGOP – At the invitation of the President of the Asia Society and under the authorization of the PM, Industry Minister Hoàng Trung Hải attended the 17th Annual Business Conference held on May 16-18 in Tokyo (Japan). The conference attracted about 600 delegates, including senior officials, representatives of big groups and companies, and scholars from 17 Asian economies.
MoF strives to simplify administrative procedures 07:07 | 16/05/2007
VNGOP – Under the direction by the PM in rechecking and revising administrative procedures, leaders of the Government Office had a working session with the Ministry of Finance (MoF) in the afternoon of May 15.
Fair Con-Build Vietnam 2007 to be held in November 07:46 | 09/05/2007
VNGOP – An international trade fair of building machinery, material processing machines, means of transport and building materials (Con-Build Vietnam 2007) will be organized in Hanoi. The products exhibited at the fair mainly aims to highlight Vietnam's infrastructure development.
ASEAN recognizes Vietnam as a full market economy 06:37 | 04/05/2007
VNGOP – The member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) issued a declaration to recognize Vietnam's full market economy status on May 3 at the 13th ASEAN Economic Ministers' Retreat held in Brunei.