National History Museum to become “data bank” on history, cultural heritages and museology 08:51 | 21/12/2006
VNGOVNet – PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng signed on December 19 Decision 281/2006/QĐ-TTg approving the Plan to build the National Museum of History (NMH).
Collateral exempted for credit to Hydroelectric Project Sekaman 3 07:48 | 21/12/2006
VNGOVNet – The PM permitted on December 19 to exempt collateral for State credit taken out by the Sekaman 3 Hydroelectric Plant project.
HCMC benefits from French Agency for Development aid 13:45 | 20/12/2006
VNGOVNet – PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng agreed with the Hồ Chí Minh City People’s Committee to carry out the technical assistance project "Capacity improvement for HIFU and project managers" with nonrefundable aid of €1.5 million from the French Agency for Development (AFD).
British MAG permitted to continue with mine clearance in Quảng Bình Prov. 13:25 | 20/12/2006
VNGOVNet – On December 18, PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng approved the second-year aid worth US$ 1,251,123 for the Project "Detecting and clearing bombs and explosives in Quảng Bình Province, Vietnam, Stage II" from the Mines Advisory Group (MAG), part of which will be used to import two 13-seat Toyota Landcruisers.
VN-Belgium Agreement on access to syndicate credits and business support services approved 09:35 | 20/12/2006
VNGOVNet – On the proposal of the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI), the PM approved on December 18 the Agreement between the Governments of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam and the Kingdom of Belgium on the Project "Access to syndicate credits and business support services" with the implementer being the Vietnam Women’s Union (VWU).
Technical assistance grant and agreement to control and remove PCB in electric systems approved 08:37 | 20/12/2006
VNGOVNet – On behalf of the PM, Deputy PM Phạm Gia Khiêm approved on December 18 the Technical Assistance Grant and the Agreement for the Project "Environmentally Sound Management and Decontamination of PCB in Electrical Systems – a Pilot Project for PCB Elimination in Vietnam (PCB-MEPV)" funded by the Government of the Swiss Confederation with a nonrefundable aid of US$ 625,231.
Credit agreements approved for waste and drainage treatment in Hà Nam Prov. 07:43 | 20/12/2006
VNGOVNet – On the proposal of the Ministry of Finance (MoF), PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng approved on December 18 the Credit Agreements and borrowing conditions of the Projects "Hà Nam Waste Disposal Plant" and "Sewage Draining and Treating Systems in Phủ Lý Town, Hà Nam Province" with the fund from the Belgian Fortis Bank.
Thanh Hóa Provincial Polyclinic’s equipment to be renewed 07:40 | 20/12/2006
VNGOVNet – Considering the proposal of the Ministry of Finance (MoF), the PM agreed on December 18 on the Finnish Government’s ODA loan of US$ 4,492,872.34 (under the Framework Credit Agreement singed on November 5, 2003 between the MoF and BNP Paribas Bank) for the Project "Investment in renewing medical equipment of Thanh Hóa Provincial Polyclinic."
Plan to train health personnel for disadvantaged, mountainous and Mekong Delta areas 09:01 | 19/12/2006
VNGOVNet – On behalf of the PM, Standing Deputy PM Nguyễn Sinh Hùng gave his opinions on December 18 about the Plan on training of health staff for disadvantaged, mountainous and Mekong Delta areas.
UN Program on strengthening public health management extended to Stage 2 17:06 | 18/12/2006
VNGOVNet – On behalf of the PM, Deputy PM Phạm Gia Khiêm agreed in principle the implementation of the Program "Capacity building support aimed at strengthening the management of public health emergencies in Vietnam". Accordingly, the Program will focus on the prevention and control over potential dangers of epidemics, including Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI). It has a total cost of US$ 16,212,441 co-funded by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF).