Hi-tech optical fiber factory built in South VN 10:09 | 21/05/2009
VGP – The construction of an optical fiber plant with the investment of US $176 million, the most advanced of its kind in Southeast Asia, started on Wednesday in the southern province of Bình Dương.
More WB loans for rural areas 16:17 | 15/05/2009
VGP – The Bank for Investment and Development of Việt Nam (BIDV) today signed a sub-loan contract with eight financial institutions which are selected to re-lend credits from the World Bank (WB) for the third stage of the Rural Finance Project (RFP III).
VN Brandweek to highlight commercial image 09:17 | 15/05/2009
VGP – A fair called Việt Nam Brandweek 2009 will be held in Hồ Chí Minh City on May 15-18 under the sponsorship of the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
Retail keeps charming businessmen 09:11 | 13/05/2009
VGP – According to the latest survey conducted by Grant Thornton Việt Nam, investors still consider retailing as the most promising sector in Việt Nam in 2009.
VN’s rice exported directly to Africa 07:45 | 13/05/2009
VGP - A big rice importer in Africa has proposed the direct export of Vietnamese high-quality rice to the African market, instead of through intermediaries, to benefit both exporters and importers.
First wind-powered turbine plant built 16:12 | 12/05/2009
VGP – A plant to make components of wind-power turbines, the first one of its kind in Việt Nam, was groundbroken today in Hải Phòng. Once coming into full operation in the first quarter of 2010, it can provide 10,000 tons of products per year.
Dutch water treatment businesses seek chances in VN 07:29 | 04/05/2009
VGP - Representatives from seven sewage treatment companies from the Netherlands will visit Việt Nam early this week to exchange experience and seek business partners.
First made-in-VN solar panels come out 15:10 | 28/04/2009
VGP – Solar panels, produced by Việt Nam itself and charge 30-40% lower than the imported products, made debut in the domestic market.
VN, Indonesia strike a rice deal 17:10 | 27/04/2009
VGP - Việt Nam’s Ministry of Industry and Trade and Indonesia’s Ministry of Trade signed a memorandum of understanding on rice cooperation at the 5th session of the joint committee for economic, scientific and technological cooperation just concluded in Hồ Chí Minh City.
Italy acknowledges quality of VN’s catfish 15:43 | 24/04/2009
VGP - An Italian government official has ruled out the alleged danger relating to tra and basa catfish imported from Việt Nam, saying Italy and the EU do not impose any restrictions on this import.