Singaporean company builds a coffee processing plant in Đắk Lắk 14:11 | 13/02/2009
VGP - Singapore’s Jayangti PTE.LTD has been licensed by the Đắk Lắk Provincial Department of Planning and Investment to invest in what is expected to be Việt Nam’s largest instant coffee processing plant. The plant has a designed capacity of 6,000 tons of product per annum.
Italy sponsors mother and child care in Southern provinces 15:00 | 12/02/2009
VGP - This year, the Italian Red Cross decided to provide Việt Nam with €50,000 to realize a project on mother and child care in three difficult communes, Tân Phú, Phú Đông and Nha Bích, in two southern provinces, Tiền Giang and Bình Phước.
US finances bird flu prevention in Hà Nam 11:11 | 11/02/2009
VGP – An action plan on bird flu prevention and control for poultry and human beings was launched yesterday in Hà Nam Province. It was sponsored by USAID.
US-based AFC helps disadvantaged children 09:00 | 11/02/2009
VGP – The People’s Committee of the central province of Thừa Thiên-Huế yesterday took over a project to assist disadvantaged children. The project is financed with more than VND 168 million by Alliance for Children (AFC, US).
Conical zither – the latest national musical instrument of VN 11:00 | 09/02/2009
VGP – The conical-shaped zither, an original and new musical instrument imbued with Vietnamese identities, introduced in the last days of 2008, can be considered a new advance of the Vietnamese music.
France assists Đà Lạt improve environment 10:20 | 09/02/2009
VGP - The French Government pledged to offer 70% of a €150,000 fund under its Agenda 21 with the Vietnamese Government on sustainable development.
Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu to host int’l kite festival late March 15:16 | 06/02/2009
VGP – The International Kite Festival 2009, held in Bà Rịa–Vũng Tàu on March 27-29, promises to bring about a fresh impression to both national and foreign visitors.
Renewable energies – Potential resource for rural development 14:56 | 05/02/2009
VGP – Plentiful renewable energies in Việt Nam have provided rural residents with great benefits in poverty reduction, says a scientific research.
Bà Rịa–Vũng Tàu: More than US $5.5 bil. investment capital 14:54 | 04/02/2009
VGP – The People’s Committee of the southern coastal province of Bà Rịa–Vũng Tàu yesterday held a ceremony to license 14 investment projects totaling over US $5.5 billion in registered capital.
Spring festivals opened throughout the country 15:40 | 01/02/2009
VGP – In the first month of the Lunar New Year of Kỷ Sửu (Buffalo), the month traditionally considered as “the period of amusement”, many festivals have been opened throughout the country, attracting both local residents and visitors.