ADB pours US $72 mil. for community health in southern Central VN 15:00 | 11/11/2008
VGP – The Asia Development Bank (ADB) announced on November 10 a loan worth of US$ 72 million for Việt Nam to improve the public health care systems in the southern central provinces.
WB helps upgrade waterway transport in Northern VN 16:52 | 10/11/2008
VGP - The State Bank of Việt Nam, World Bank (WB), and the Vietnamese Ministry of Transport jointly inked on November 10 a WB-funded project, worth of US $200 million, to improve the waterway transport system in Northern Việt Nam.
USAIDS helps the handicapped in Đà Nẵng 15:22 | 30/10/2008
VGP- The United State Agency for International Development (USAID) recently announced a donation of US $1 million through three separate projects with a view to assisting disabled people in the central city of Đà Nẵng to access to health services and attain necessary employment skills.
Norway sponsors Phú Thọ to improve environment 09:00 | 30/10/2008
VGP – The Việt Nam Red Cross and two partners, the Norway Red Cross and the international company Det Norske Veritas, signed on October 29 a cooperative memorandum on carrying out the project on clean water and environmental hygiene in the northern province of Phú Thọ.
Biggest film studio-tourist site to be built in Central VN 09:12 | 27/10/2008
VGP – Following the approval of the People’s Committee of Quảng Ngãi Province, Tân Tạo Investment–Industry Corporation (ITACO) announced last weekend a detailed planning scheme of the Vina Universal Paradise Studio-Service-Commercial Area project.
Thừa Thiên-Huế lures FDI investors 16:57 | 23/10/2008
VGP – As of late September 2008, Thừa Thiên-Huế Province attracted over US $2.3 billion, taking the lead in terms of FDI attraction in the key economic region of Central Việt Nam (KERCV).
ORBIS gives medical equipment to Yên Bái Province 08:00 | 22/10/2008
VGP - The non-governmental organization ORBIS International handed over some modern eye treatment devices, worth of VND 2 billion, to the northern province of Yên Bái on October 20.
HCMC keeps its industrial production growth 15:37 | 14/10/2008
VGP - Hồ Chí Minh City continues to maintain its high and sustainable industrial production growth rate. By late September this year, the city’s industrial production value stood at nearly VND 122,000 billion, reaching 71.1% of the year plan and up 12.8% against the same period last year.
Japan facilitates the growing of high quality rice in Kiên Giang 15:20 | 14/10/2008
VGP - Tân Hiệp District in the southern province of Kiên Giang has just taken over a high quality rice producing program sponsored by Kitoku Shinryo Company Limited, Japan.
Hà Nội – An attractive destination for foreign investors 15:31 | 13/10/2008
VGP - The capital city of Hà Nội is one of the biggest FDI recipients in Việt Nam. Until the end of September 2008, the city welcomed 250 projects with the total registered capital of US $4.427 billion, 3.16 times higher than that of the same period last year.