Vinashin contracts to build ships for Norway 15:47 | 02/12/2006
VNGOVNet – In the afternoon of December 1, 2006, in Hanoi, the Vietnam Shipbuilding Industry Corporation (Vinashin) and the Nam Triệu Shipbuilding Company signed contracts with Norwegian Hoegh Autolinesto to build ships in a series of 4 + 4, each capable of holding 6,900 automobiles.
Petrovietnam plans bond issuance 06:25 | 01/12/2006
VNGOVNet – Under direction of the Ministry of Finance, Petrovietnam and the Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) are making plans to issue bonds in international capital markets in order to restructure their non-Governmental guarantee loans. The plans will be submitted to the PM for consideration and decision.
ADB-funded project for SMEs approved 14:14 | 23/11/2006
VNGOVNet – On November 22, the Prime Minister ratified the technical assistance project "Supporting the Program for Development of Small and Medium Enterprises – Sub-program II" funded by the Asia Development Bank (ADB).
AT&T and Viettel enter in telecommunication cooperation 06:21 | 22/11/2006
VNGOVNet – The US telecommunication giant AT&T has announced its plan to connect Vietnam to its global service network through the cooperation between the group and the Vietnamese Army Telecommunication Corporation (Viettel).
Vietnam Airlines gets code of practice approved as parent company 07:23 | 16/11/2006
VNGOVNet - Prime Minister Nguyễn Tấn Dũng has signed Decision 259/2006/QĐ-TTg putting a code of practice in place for Vietnam Airlines as a parent company.
Vietnam Airlines attempts 21 craft more for fleet 07:15 | 15/11/2006
VNGOVNet - Vietnam Airlines has announced that between now and 2010, it will acquire another four Boeings 787-8, ten Airbuses 321, five ATRs 72 and lease two 250-seat airplanes more as additions to the current fleet.
Southern industrial zones draw US$15 b and VND 66,181 b 18:26 | 14/11/2006
VNGOVNet - The country's Southern Key Economic Area currently has 46 industrial parks (IPs) with the average occupation percentage of 72.3%.
Oil Product Company converted into one-member limited company 09:30 | 14/11/2006
VNGOVNet – On November 13, the Prime Minister issued Decision 1498/QĐ-TTg on the conversion of the Oil Products Processing and Business Company, a subsidiary of PetroVietnam, into a one-member limited liability company, a subsidiary of the Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (VOGG).
Project on flood prevention in Sài Gòn River assessed by the MARD 15:33 | 11/11/2006
VNGOVNet – Considering the proposal of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) and suggestions of the ministries of Planning and Investment, and Finance, the Prime Minister gave opinion on the assessment and approval of the Project of Flood Prevention in Sài Gòn River Lower Section using the loans from the French Development Agency (AFD).
Hanoi pilots one-stop shop model in foreign investment administration 17:25 | 10/11/2006
VNGOVNet - The Hanoi Planning and Investment Department said that Hanoi authorities have decided to set up a working panel on foreign investment designed to pilot the one-stop shop model in administration of foreign investment in the city.