New eco-tourism site opens in Sapa 17:08 | 11/05/2009
VGP – Besides Hàm Rồng and Thác Bạc, the world-famous tourist town of Sapa in the northern province of Lào Cai also boasts for another eco-tourism site, a rose garden.
Seven marine tourist projects for foreign investment 16:10 | 11/05/2009
VGP – At a recent seminar themed “Việt Nam sea tourism – opportunity for success” held in Paris by the Bank for Investment and Development of Việt Nam, seven sea tourist projects in Hải Phòng, Phú Yên, Bình Định, Khánh Hòa, Bà Rịa Vũng Tàu, and Đà Nẵng were introduced for investment mobilization.
More social security works completed 16:00 | 09/05/2009
VGP - A score of projects for social security purposes are ready to enter operation throughout the country.
Đà Lạt flowers eye external markets 21:10 | 29/04/2009
VGP – As the largest flower-growing area in Việt Nam, the Central Highlands city of Đà Lạt has recently made big leaps in producing higher-quality flowers in great quantity. Not only serving the domestic market, the local flower growers are sparing no effort to bring their products to the world.
VN to expand int’l airport network 16:28 | 28/04/2009
VGP – Under the Government’s plan to upgrade existing airports, there will be ten international airports in all regions of Việt Nam by 2020.
CPV’s high-ranking delegation visits Trường Sa Archipelago 16:19 | 28/04/2009
VGP – A high-ranking delegation of the Communist Party of Việt Nam’s Central Committee for Education and Propagation, paid a working visit to the island district of Trường Sa on April 12-26.
WB finances agriculture competitiveness project 14:00 | 28/04/2009
VGP - The Lâm Đồng Provincial People’s Committee on Monday launched the US $8.5-million agriculture competitiveness project (ACP) which will be carried out in the period of 2009-20013. The World Bank is the main donor for this project.
HCMC seeks ways to stimulate tourism 15:32 | 23/04/2009
VGP - To host 3.3 million turns of international visitors in 2009, up 7% against last year, Hồ Chí Minh City has designed numerous plans to stimulate its tourism sector.
World’s largest cave found in VN 13:12 | 23/04/2009
VGP – A grotto in Quảng Bình Province, named Sơn Đoòng, recently found by an exploration team of the British Cave Research Association, is supposed to be the largest of its kind in the world.
CPI slightly increases in Hà Nội and HCMC 22:02 | 22/04/2009
VGP - The Consumer Price Index (CPI) of the country's two economic hubs, Hà Nội and Hồ Chí Minh City, in April slightly increased by 0.13% and 0.49% respectively in comparison with last month figure, said the General Statistics Office (GSO) of Việt Nam.