Ninh Thuận province eyes “clean” economic development 20:05 | 10/09/2009
VGP - “Ninh Thuận Investment Promotion Conference” will be co-organized by the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI), Ninh Thuận People’s Committee and the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) in mid-October in the central coastal province of Ninh Thuận. The most important event of its kind in 2009 is expected to help Ninh Thuận build a clean and sustainable economy.
Hà Nội to popularize e-customs by 2011 19:05 | 09/09/2009

VGP - E-customs procedures will be applied at all customs units by the end of 2011, said the Hà Nội Customs Department at a seminar on September 8 in the capital.

VN, US talk of mitigation of three dioxin hotspots 15:33 | 09/09/2009
VGP – The 4th annual bilateral meeting of the Việt Nam-US Joint Advisory Committee (JAC) on Agent Orange/dioxin started today in Hà Nội, focusing its discussions on the overall plan to remove dioxin in three airports of Đà Nẵng, Biên Hòa and Phù Cát.
Three localities listed in Asia’s top ten favorite destinations 15:09 | 09/09/2009

VGP – Hong Kong-based online tourism magazine Smart Travel Asia has announced 10 best destinations in Asia, which include Hà Nội, Hồ Chí Minh City (HCMC) and the World Heritage Site of Hội An.

Premier green technology event to open in Hà Nội next week 20:21 | 08/09/2009
  VGP - An exhibition-seminar event displaying Europe’s green technologies will be organized for the first time on September 17-18 in Hà Nội by the European Chamber of the Commerce (EuroCham) and the Việt Nam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI).
HN: Private sector urged to promote ability 19:55 | 08/09/2009
VGP – Private sector development has been a consistent and strategic policy of the Party and the State, reaffirmed a senior Party official yesterday.
Over 1,000 new species found in Mekong Delta 18:35 | 28/08/2009
VGP - Domestic and international biologists have discovered 1,068 new species in the Mekong Delta in recent years, including 519 floral species, 279 fish species, 88 frog species and 88 spider species, according to the Hồ Chí Minh City Tropical Biology Institute.
Hà Nội speeds up preparatory activities for its millennium 18:30 | 28/08/2009
VGP – At a meeting of the Organization Committee for the 1000th anniversary of Thăng Long-Hà Nội, held this afternoon, leaders of Hà Nội and relevant agencies stressed their determination to carry out celebratory activities on schedule.
Representatives of VN, Vatican talk of bilateral ties 18:11 | 28/08/2009
VGP – Vietnamese Ambassador to Italy Đặng Khánh Thoại had a meeting with representative of Vatican, Undersecretary for Relations with States Ettore Balestrero, to discuss the relations between Việt Nam and Vatican.
HN to embellish itself with ginkgo biloba trees 11:40 | 26/08/2009
VGP - The Hà Nội Municipal People's Committee recently agreed with the Hà Nội Construction Department's proposal to plant ginkgo biloba trees in some major parks, main streets, flower gardens and historical sites of the city.