HCMC obtains a double-digit economic growth rate 16:28 | 10/12/2008
VGP - Hồ Chí Minh City achieves a growth rate of 11% this year despite inflation and instability in financial and real estate markets.
Hotel ceiling collapse due to gas explosion, says police officer 09:21 | 10/12/2008
VGP – The inspection carried out by the Ministry of Public Security’s Criminal Science Institute proved that the December 06 collapse of part of the lobby ceiling at the five-star Caravelle Hotel in District 1, Hồ Chí Minh City, was caused by the explosion of a high concentration of methane gas in the basement.
Hà Nội eyes double digit GPD growth 10:10 | 08/12/2008
VGP - The Hà Nội People’s Council convened its 17th session on December 8, targeting a gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate of between 9.5-10% for 2009.
Vietnamese Culture-Tourism Village to debut in 2010 15:22 | 03/12/2008
VGP – The Culture-Tourism Village of Vietnamese ethnic groups, built in Đồng Mô, Sơn Tây, Hà Nội, will open in 2010 to celebrate the millennium of Thăng Long-Hà Nội.
VN’s activities to celebrate Int’l Day for Persons with Disabilities 16:27 | 01/12/2008
VGP – The International Day for Persons with Disabilities (December 3) was annually held worldwide to reinforce common understanding of disabilities and mobilize supports for handicapped people’s human dignity and their right for health.
Asian and European higher education forum opened in Hà Nội 15:11 | 26/11/2008
VGP - Nearly 90 representatives of Asian and European universities gathered in Hà Nội on November 25-26 to discuss key issues relating to tertiary education.
HCMC: “One-stop shop” mechanism applied in construction 08:02 | 25/11/2008
VGP – Hồ Chí Minh City urged its Planning and Investment Department to continue working with other relevant bodies to check and review all administrative procedures in the construction field, then suggest the abrogation of out-of-date ones.
Hà Nội's CPI slightly increases this month 08:36 | 23/11/2008
VGP - Hà Nội's consumer price index (CPI) has slightly increased by 1.07% in November due to negative impact caused by the torrential rains at the end of previous month, said the City's Statistics Department.
MICE tourism: New trend for development in Quảng Ngãi 14:21 | 20/11/2008
VGP - MICE tourism – namely Meeting, Incentive, Convention and Exhibition - has opened a promising alternative for tourism development in the central province of Quảng Ngãi, attracting visitors and introducing the province’s tourist images.
Phú Quốc to become a high-class tourist and service center 14:15 | 20/11/2008
VGP - Phú Quốc Island will be developed into a luxurious tourist and service center, a scientific and technological center in Việt Nam and Southeast Asia. The island will be an important hub for domestic and international transportation routes.