Hà Nội targets building 4,879 houses for the poor before grand celebration 18:11 | 08/07/2009
VGP – The People’s Committee of Hà Nội will fully or partly fund the construction of 4,879 houses for poor households before the capital city’s millennium.
Hạ Long Bay tops group of new world wonder nominees 13:15 | 08/07/2009
VGP - Hạ Long Bay, one of Việt Nam's UNESCO-recognized natural world heritage sites, took the lead in Group G until July 6, one day prior to the deadline of the second phase of campaign voting for New 7 Wonders of Nature.
Hà Nội strives for GDP growth rate of 7.5-8% in second half 09:02 | 07/07/2009
VGP – During its two-day meeting, the Party Committee of Hà Nội underlined its determination to take all measures to prevent economic downturn and obtain a GDP growth rate of 7.5-8% in the remaining months of 2009.
Hà Nội to apply one-stop-shop model in all administrative offices 16:17 | 06/07/2009
VGP – The Municipal People's Committee (MPC) of Hà Nội recently introduced a decision requiring all its administrative agencies to apply one-stop-shop mechanism in their daily work.
HCMC: Better housing for poor people 16:00 | 04/07/2009
VGP – About 158,000 poor households will benefit from a plan on housing, period of 2009–2015, newly approved by the People’s Committee of Hồ Chí Minh City.
Đà Lạt Flower Festival 2009 to be held in December 14:46 | 01/07/2009
VGP - A five-day festival, under the motto "Đà Lạt - a City of Thousand Flowers," will take place in Đà Lạt City of Lâm Đồng Central Highlands Province on December 18-22.
Three new breathtaking grottoes discovered in central province 16:37 | 30/06/2009
VGP – Three more breath-taking and gigantic grottoes have been discovered in Tân Hóa Commune of Minh Hóa District in the central province of Quảng Bình, confirmed Mr. Đinh Minh Chất, Chairman of the Minh Hóa District People’s Committee.
HCMC founds association for nature and environment protection 11:48 | 28/06/2009
VGP – An association for nature and environment protection was officially set up yesterday in Hồ Chí Minh City (HCMC).
Gia Lai to host first int’t gong festival in Nov. 14:27 | 26/06/2009
VGP – The first International Gong Festival will be organized in the Central Highlands Province of Gia Lai on November 8-11, with the participation of about 30 domestic and regional gong troupes.
Millions to become homeless due to sea level rise next ten years 13:25 | 25/06/2009
VGP – At an international seminar themed "Impacts of climate change and urban inundation” held yesterday in Hồ Chí Minh City (HCMC), experts informed that in the next ten years, 22 million Vietnamese people may lose their houses due to sea level rise.