MCI declares ten most outstanding cultural events in 2006 09:09 | 16/12/2006
VNGOVNet – Leaders of Vietnam’s Ministry of Culture and Information (MCI) declared ten most prominent cultural and information events in Vietnam for 2006 in a press conference held in December 15 afternoon to review the ministry's performance this year.
VN to host Robocon 2007 final 07:03 | 16/12/2006
VNGOVNet – The organizer of the 4th annual Asia-Pacific Robot Contest (ABU Robocon 2007 Hanoi) proclaimed in the morning of December 15 that the theme for the next year's contest is "Hạ Long Bay Discovery". This will be the first time Vietnam hosts the final of such contest.
PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng: VN will make best use of ODA for sustainable development 07:18 | 15/12/2006
VNGOVNet – The Consulting Group of Donors for Vietnam convened a meeting in the morning of December 14 at the National Convention Center. The meeting has the theme “Socio-economic Development Plan 2006-2010: From Plan to Action”. PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng attended the meeting and talked with the donors.
Party General Secretary meets Hanoi constituency 10:00 | 14/12/2006
VNGOVNet – Vietnam’s Communist Party General Secretary Nông Đức Mạnh and Hanoi’s NA delegation had a meeting with voters from Hoàn Kiếm and Ba Đình Districts in the morning of December 13 to inform them about the results of the 10th session of the 11th National Assembly and took note of their ideas on issues of their concern.
Thị Nại Bridge opened to traffic, work on Nhơn Hội EZ begins 07:36 | 14/12/2006
VNGOVNet – Vietnam’s largest cross-sea bridge was put to traffic in the afternoon of December 12 in Bình Định Province. The 2,477-m bridge is on the way from Qui Nhơn City to the Nhơn Hội Economic Zone.
Pre-school and pedagogic education plays great role in national education 08:00 | 13/12/2006
VNGOVNet – Vietnam’s pre-school and pedagogic education sector has proceeded for 60 years on its path of construction and development, increasingly consolidating its position and importance in the national educational system.
Vietnamese Party leader receives US Communist Party Chairman 10:14 | 12/12/2006
VNGOVNet – In the afternoon of December 11, at the Vietnamese Communist Party Central Committee’s Head Office, Party General Secretary Nông Đức Mạnh had a cordial reception and talks with a high-ranking delegation of the Communist Party of the United States of America (CPUSA) led by Party Chairman Sam Webb on their friendly visit to Vietnam.
1,000 tons of rice provided to Durian victims in Bến Tre Province 08:18 | 12/12/2006
VNGOVNet – PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng decided on December 8 to provide 1,000 tons of rice from the National Reserve as famine relief to Durian-stricken victims in Bến Tre Province.
Deputy PM Phạm Gia Khiêm calls for further social involvement in educational development and more investment in tertiary education 07:20 | 12/12/2006
VNGOVNet – In line with its commitment to WTO, Vietnam has adopted the policy of keeping its educational market widely open to foreign investment. The country has opened most of its educational fields, including natural sciences, technology, business management, economics, accounting, international laws and linguistics. Tertiary education is considered as the most open field with a proper integration roadmap.
PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng orders prompt measures to prevent Typhoon UTOR 08:27 | 11/12/2006
VNGOVNet – In the afternoon of December 10, PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng worked with the members of the Central Steering Committee for Flood and Storm Prevention (CFSP) on urgent measures to deal with Typhoon No. 10 (internationally known as UTOR).