Netherlands, Japan to finance two projects in HCMC 07:09 | 31/12/2007
VNGOP – The PM ratified on December 28 the portfolio "Specialized supports to the Sài Gòn Water Supply Corporation (SAWACO)” funded with €4,236,313 by the Dutch Government and Vitens Evides Internation (Netherlands) in the frame of the Public-Private Partner Program (PPP).
Scientific and technological cooperation approved between VN and Panama 07:00 | 31/12/2007
VNGOP – The PM just approved the Agreement on Scientific and Technological Cooperation signed between the governments of Việt Nam and the Republic of Panama on November 5, 2007 in Hà Nội.
PM okays construction of SE Nghệ An economic zone 07:06 | 27/12/2007
VNGOP – The Southeast Nghệ An Economic Zone will be built as a large-scale economic center of the central province of Nghệ An, an industrial, tourist and services center in the northern part of Central Việt Nam, and an important gateway from Central and Upper Laos as well as Northeast Thailand into Việt Nam.
Economic cooperation agreement with Bulgaria okayed 07:09 | 26/12/2007
VNGOP – The PM issued a decision on December 24 to approve the Agreement on Economic Cooperation signed between the governments of Việt Nam and the Republic of Bulgaria on November 23, 2006 in Hà Nội.
Three UNDP-funded projects approved 18:31 | 24/12/2007
VNGOP – The PM today, December 24, gave nods to three projects financed by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) during the period of 2006-2010: "Supports for analyzing financial policies" granted with US $3.5 million; "Capacity increasing for the Việt Nam Union of Science and Technology Associations" with US $1.25 million; and "Supports for making reports on the realization of millennium development goals in 2008 and 2010" with US $736,000.
PM okays stage-2 project for water supply and hygiene in Red River countryside 07:09 | 24/12/2007
VNGOP – The PM on December 21 approved the technical support project to prepare the stage 2 of the Project "Water supply and hygiene in the countryside of the Red River Delta" granted with a nonrefundable aid of US $960,000 by the Japan Policy and Human Resources Development (PHRD) Fund through the World Bank (WB).
Cooperation projects with WTO further financed 07:18 | 20/12/2007
VNGOP – Deputy PM Phạm Gia Khiêm agreed on December 17 to give more money to some projects under the Cooperation Program with the World Health Organization (WHO) in the fiscal year 2006-2007.
Ministries required to realize agreements with Laos and Thailand on road transport 07:12 | 20/12/2007
VNGOP – Deputy PM Hoàng Trung Hải yesterday, December 19, assigned the ministries of Transport, Culture-Sports-Tourism, National Defense, Public Security, Finance, Health, Agriculture and Rural Development, and the People’s Committees of the concerned provinces to draft documents and prepare necessary conditions to implement the agreements inked between Việt Nam, Laos and Thailand on road tourist transport.
PetroVietnam to host two CCOP meetings 07:05 | 20/12/2007
VNGOP – Deputy PM Hoàng Trung Hải allowed on December 18 the Việt Nam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) to host the 46th Annual Meeting and the 54th Steering Committee Meeting of the Coordinating Committee for Geoscience Programmes in East and Southeast Asia (CCOP).
Symposia to be held on manpower training 07:00 | 20/12/2007
VNGOP – Deputy PM Nguyễn Thiện Nhân on December 18 entrusted the Ministry of Education-Training to work with the Ministries of Finance, Transport, Labor-War Invalids-Social Affairs, Information-Communications, Culture-Sports-Tourism, and the State Bank to organize four symposia within December 2007 and January 2008 relating to the training work on social demands in the fields of information technology, electronics, finance, banking, tourism and shipbuilding.