Int’l conference on East Sea returns to HN 10:31 | 07/11/2019

VGP – The 11th East Sea International Conference was opened on November 6 in Ha Noi where the first one was held ten years ago. 

HCMC attracts over US$ 6 billion FDI 09:01 | 07/11/2019

VGP – HCMC absorbed US$ 6.17 billion of FDI, representing a year-on-year growth of 3.4% in the first ten months of 2019, the HCMC Department of Planning and Investment reported.

FDI poured into Dong Nai reaches 146% of year’s plan 16:40 | 06/11/2019
VGP – As many as 1,977 Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) projects, worth US$35 billion have been invested in the southern province of Dong Nai, according to the province’s Department of Planning and Investment. 
1,800 bridges to be inaugurated by end of 2019 16:34 | 06/11/2019

VGP – As of the end of 2019, Viet Nam will complete the construction of 3,200 bridges which are sponsored by World Bank (WB) loans.

Police arrest eight people related to Essex lorry deaths 15:11 | 04/11/2019
VGP – Police in the central province of Nghe An have arrested eight people in relation to the case of 39 people found dead in a refrigerated truck in Essex, the UK a fortnight ago.
VN, US sign land handover memorandum to initiate dioxin remediation at Bien Hoa airbase 15:37 | 02/11/2019

VGP – Viet Nam and the US have signed a land handover memorandum to initiate dioxin remediation at Bien Hoa Airbase Area in Ha Noi on November 1.

VN-Korea culture, food fest 2019 to be held in Ha Noi 16:43 | 01/11/2019

VGP - The Viet Nam – Republic of Korea (RoK) culture and food festival will take place in Ha Noi from November 8-10, the Republic of Korea (RoK) Embassy in Viet Nam announced at a press briefing in Ha Noi on October 31.

UNESCO names Ha Noi among 66 new creative cities 17:59 | 31/10/2019
VGP – The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has named the capital city of Ha Noi as a new member of its Network of Creative Cities on the occasion of the World Cities’ Day.
AFD finances EUR 24.2 million for Se San 4 solar power plant construction 16:45 | 30/10/2019

VGP – A credit agreement for the construction of Se San 4 solar power plant worth EUR 24.2 million has been inked between theViet Nam Electricity (EVN) and the French Development Agency (AFD).  

Indian festival Diwali to take place in HCMC 17:37 | 29/10/2019

VGP - Diwali, the traditional Indian festival of light, will be organized in Ho Chi Minh City next month with  an aim to increase awareness and understanding of the Indian culture.