A Deputy Minister of Culture to approve art and cultural activities for Hà Nội’s millennium 09:44 | 13/04/2010
VGP – Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Lê Tiến Thọ shall be in charge of assessing and approving programs, plans and scenarios for cultural and art activities of the 1000th anniversary of Thăng Long-Hà Nội.
US $165 mil. on poverty reduction in Northern mountainous region 17:14 | 12/04/2010

VGP – The Government chief recently approved the outcomes of negotiations for a financial agreement and relevant legal documents between Việt Nam and the World Bank (WB) on poverty reduction.

Direct air route to be launched to India 08:12 | 10/04/2010
VGP – The PM has just ordered the Việt Nam Airlines Corporation to consider the possibilities for opening direct air routes from Việt Nam to India and other South Asian countries in order to promote economic and trade relations.
Gov’t recognizes new types of corruption as defined by UN 18:04 | 09/04/2010
VGP – The Government chief recently ratified the Plan on Implementation of the United Nation Convention Against Corruption (UNCAC) for Việt Nam to undertake full responsibility as a member of UNCAC and to raise efficiency of anti-corruption work.     
New regulations for foreign fishing boats to operate within VN’s territorial waters 11:00 | 05/04/2010
VGP – The Government lately issued Decree 32/2010/NĐ-CP for foreign fishing boats to legally operate in Việt Nam’s territorial waters. 
Gov’t to launch general survey on telecoms popularization 14:50 | 02/04/2010
VGP – Since June 1, 2010, the Government will conduct a nationwide survey on telecommunications popularization, focusing on telephone, Internet, radio and television services.    
Gov’t to present 12 bills to NA standing body 09:42 | 30/03/2010
VGP – PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng has just assigned ministries to prepare 12 bills, reports, statements and draft resolutions which will be presented at the 30th and 31st sitting sessions of the National Assembly Standing Committee (NASC) slated for April 12-20 and May 5-12 respectively.
VN, Spain waive visas for diplomatic passport holders 11:45 | 29/03/2010
VGP - The Vietnamese PM has recently approved the Việt Nam-Spain Agreement on waiving visas for diplomatic passport holders from the two countries.
VN to hold annual Mekong Delta Economic Cooperation Forum 09:15 | 28/03/2010
VGP - The Mekong Delta Economic Cooperation (MDEC) Forum will be held annually to promote and tap the images, potentials and available resources of the region for its sustainable development.
Xoan singing eyes UNESCO’s recognition 16:25 | 26/03/2010
VGP – Deputy PM Nguyễn Thiện Nhân recently allowed the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MoCST) to submit the dossier to the UNESCO for Hát Xoan (Xoan singing) to be recognized as an intangible World Cultural Heritage in need of urgent protection.