UNESCO finances VN to conserve royal music 17:22 | 20/08/2008
VGP - UNESCO has granted US $154,900 through the Japan Trust Fund to Việt Nam under a project to preserve royal music (nhã nhạc).
HCMC to host 2nd Asia Zither Festival in early September 14:14 | 20/08/2008
VGP - The Second Asia Plucked Zither Festival will be held in Hồ Chí Minh City on September 1-4, with the participation of many artists from Japan, Republic of Korea, and China.
Cần Thơ promotes hi-tech agriculture 14:22 | 18/08/2008
VGP - The southern City of Cần Thơ's People Committee recently unveiled that the City will spend VND 3,140 billion in its hi-tech agriculture program to 2010.
Lạng Sơn to host Techmart 2008 in late August 20:10 | 17/08/2008
VGP- The Việt Nam-China Friendship Equipment and Tech Fair 2008 in Lạng Sơn Province (Techmart Lang Son 2008) will take place from August 31 to September 3, providing chances for researchers, managers, producers and distributors to display scientific and technological advances (STA), transfer and apply STA in manufacture and business, and upgrade the producing capacity in the border provinces of Việt Nam and China.
Phú Yên entitles eco-tourism as key economic industry 07:33 | 15/08/2008
VGP – The southern central province of Phú Yên is drastically realizing various projects on world-class resorts, with the hope of becoming one of the most tourist attractions nationwide and worldwide.
Cần Thơ prepares a high-quality labor force for int’l economic integration 07:10 | 15/08/2008
VGP - The southern city of Cần Thơ plans to become a main supplier of high-qualified human resource for the Mekong Delta, the whole country, and even the world market by 2020.
Hội An to host VN-Japan Cultural Exchange Festival in mid-August 15:40 | 11/08/2008
VGP – The Days for Việt Nam-Japan Cultural Exchange will take place in the ancient town of Hội An on August 15-16.
UNICEF provides US $2 mil. to help An Giang’s children 16:16 | 10/08/2008
VGP – With a non-fundable aid from the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), the authority of the southern province of An Giang is conducting the Project “An Giang Children’s Friendship” to support poor children.
Bình Thuận wants to expand contacts with California business circle 13:01 | 07/08/2008
VGP – A delegation for investment and trade promotion from the central province of Bình Thuận, who is on a working visit to western states of the US, had a meeting with American and Vietnamese businessmen in San Francisco on August 6.
Promoting investment in Northwest provinces 18:42 | 06/08/2008
VGP – “Awaking a potential area” is the topic of the “Promoting Investment in Northwest Provinces Forum 2008” which will be held by the Northwest Steering Committee, Ministry of Planning and Investment, Committee of Nationality, People’s Committees of Lào Cai, Yên Bái, Phú Thọ, Điện Biên, Lai Châu, Hà Giang, and the Bank for Investment and Development of Việt Nam, on August 21, 2008 in Lào Cai Province.