President Nguyễn Minh Triết opens the 4th ABAC 19:46 | 14/11/2006
VNGOVNet – In the afternoon of November 14, the 4th meeting of the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) started its session at Melia Hotel in Hanoi. Vietnamese State President Nguyễn Minh Triết, Chairman of APEC Vietnam 2006 attended the meeting and delivered an opening speech. Mr. Triết said that ABAC has a significant role in and made a great contribution to the success of APEC 2006.
PM special envoy appointed as Commander-in-Chief for APEC 14 activities 14:24 | 14/11/2006
VNGOVNet – On November 13, the Government sent Document 146/CP-QTTV to the National Committee, subcommittees and Secretariat of APEC 2006, announcing the appointment of a Commander-in-Chief for activities of the 14th APEC Economic Leaders’ Week.
CSOM APEC 2006 reaches consensus on important reports 08:00 | 14/11/2006
(VNGOVNet) - The 2-days meeting of Concluding Senior Officials’ Meeting (CSOM), presided over by SOM Chairman Lê Công Phụng, wrapped up with a plenary session in the morning of November 13.
ODA project owners charged with post-implementation management and exploit 07:13 | 13/11/2006
VNGOVNet – The Government has issued Decree 131/2006/NĐ-CP on the statutes of managing and using Official Development Assistance (ODA) funding to replace Decree 17/2001/NĐ-CP delivered in 2001.
CSOM wraps up informal session 18:53 | 12/11/2006
VNGOVNet – On November 12, the informal session of the Concluding Senior Officials’ Meeting (CSOM) presided over by SOM Chairman Lê Công Phụng, closed at the National Convention Center.
APEC 2006 Economic Leaders’ Week begins with CSOM 13:00 | 12/11/2006
VNGOVNet – In the morning of November 12, the informal session of the Concluding Senior Officials’ Meeting (CSOM Informal) was held at the National Convention Center, opening the APEC 2006 Economic Leaders’ Week scheduled from November 12-19 in Hanoi.
Vietnamese leaders receive Chinese State Council member 18:09 | 11/11/2006
VNGOVNet – On November 11, Party General Secretary Nông Đức Mạnh, State President Nguyễn Minh Triết, and Prime Minister Nguyễn Tấn Dũng separately received Mr. Tang Jiaxuan, member of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China who is paying a working visit to Vietnam.
Steering Committee for Vietnam-China Bilateral Cooperation set up 17:00 | 11/11/2006
VNGOVNet – At the invitation of Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Phạm Gia Khiêm, member of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China, Mr. Tang Jiaxuan paid a working visit to Vietnam from November 10-12. On November 11, Deputy PM Phạm Gia Khiêm and member of the Chinese State Council Tang Jiaxuan witnessed the signing of a Memorandum on the establishment of the Steering Committee for Vietnam-China Bilateral Cooperation (SCBC) between the Socialist Republic of Vietnam and the People’s Republic of China.
PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng attends ceremony to raise Intel Product Vietnam investment to US$1b 13:56 | 11/11/2006
VNGOVNet – In the afternoon of November 10, at the office of the HCM City People’s Committee, Prime Minister Nguyễn Tấn Dũng attended the ceremony to award the amended investment license to Intel Product Vietnam and to scale up its investment to US$1 billion. Intel Product Vietnam is a Vietnam arm of Intel, the world's largest chip maker. Present to the ceremony were Vice President Trương Mỹ Hoa; Deputy Chairman of the Government Office Nguyễn Xuân Phúc; top officials of the HCMC Party Committee and People’s Committee; Mr. Marine, the US Ambassador to Vietnam, Mr. Brian Krzanich, Vice President of Intel Corp.; and many domestic and foreign reporters.
International Media Center Opened for APEC 2006 09:41 | 11/11/2006
VNGOVNet – In the afternoon of November 10, the International Media Center (IMC) was officially inaugurated to serve the APEC 2006.