Third int’l Vietnamese Studies conference scheduled in December 2008 07:08 | 26/10/2007
VNGOP – Deputy PM Nguyễn Thiện Nhân just agreed to assign the Hà Nội National University and the Việt Nam Social Science Academy to prepare and organize the third International Conference on Vietnamese Studies in Hà Nội in December next year.
PM gives green light for construction of Vũng Rô Oil Refinery 07:09 | 24/10/2007
VNGOP – The PM agreed on October 22 that the People’s Committee of the southern province of Phú Yên to license the project on Vũng Rô oil refinery invested by Technostar Management Ltd. (UK) and Telloil (Russia).
VN starts preparatory work for East Asia WEF 2009 07:10 | 20/10/2007
VNGOP – The PM entrusted the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) to collaborate with the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) and relevant agencies in working with the World Economic Forum (WEF) delegation within November 2007 to discuss the organization of the East Asia WEF 2009 in Việt Nam.
A single tax to be applied in coal exportation 07:08 | 19/10/2007
VNGOP – Upon the proposal of the Ministry of Finance on PT Vietmindo Company’s coal export tax, Standing Deputy PM Nguyễn Sinh Hùng, on October 17, agreed the application of a single tax for coal of all kinds under current legal stipulations.
PVEP permitted to invest in Malaysia 07:07 | 18/10/2007
VNGOP – The PM agreed in principle on October 17 that the Petroleum Exploration and Production Corporation (PVEP), a subsidiary of PetroVietnam Group, would transfer its capital abroad to invest in oil and gas contracts on lots PM 304 and SK 305 in Malaysia.
Cooperating with Institut Pasteur Paris against petechial fever 07:08 | 17/10/2007
VNGOP – Deputy PM Phạm Gia Khiêm on October 16 agreed that the Ministry of Health would take over the Project "Petechial fever prevention based on the community and bio agents in North Việt Nam" financed by the Institut Pasteur Paris (France).
PM urges to lift difficulties and facilitate investments 15:15 | 15/10/2007
VNGOP – At the Government’s regular meeting in early October 2007, PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng gave drastic directions to speed up the disbursement of capital and promote investment activities.
Approving Luxembourg-funded project on VN’s capital market 07:02 | 13/10/2007
VNGOP – The PM approved on October 11 the portfolio "Developing Vietnamese capital market" granted with a nonrefundable aid from the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. He also ratified the protocol between the Vietnamese and Luxembourg governments relating to the project. The Minister of Finance was authorized to represent the Vietnamese Government to sign the protocol with the Luxembourger representative.
Ministries to continue ASEAN-RoK TIG 07:05 | 11/10/2007
VNGOP – Deputy PM Phạm Gia Khiêm on October 9 entrusted the ministries of Industry-Trade and Finance to continue supervising and speeding up the implementation of the Trade in Goods Agreement (TIG) and provide Vietnamese businesses with necessary information and opportunities to access the markets created by TIG.
Foreign investors to hold 30% of PVFC’s charter capital 07:05 | 10/10/2007
VNGOP – Standing Deputy PM Nguyễn Sinh Hùng on October 08 directed the PetroVietnam Finance Company (PVFC) to sell out its holdings to strategic shareholders under the Government’s regulations on converting 100% State-owned enterprises into joint-stock companies in which foreign investors possess not more than 30 percent of the charter capital and a single foreign investor below 15 percent.