17th IT Week to open late October 17:11 | 02/10/2008
VGP - The annual Việt Nam IT Week will be held from October 29 to November 02 in Hà Nội Typical IT products will be displayed at the event.
Vũng Tàu hosts 2008 World Youth Chess Championships 08:00 | 02/10/2008
VGP – Held in Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu Province on October 19-30, the 2008 World Youth Chess Championships is seen as a good tourist opportunity for the coastal province in South Việt Nam.
Archbishop Kiệt shows his true colors 10:11 | 27/09/2008
VGP - For more than a year, Archbishop Ngô Quang Kiệt has secretly incited Catholics to carry out illegal activities against the administration in an attempt to claim back the land lot at 42 Nhà Chung Street in Hà Nội. However, his true nature was unmasked when he filed a petition to the State President and the Prime Minister.
Hà Nội to have more green parks for public purposes 07:02 | 26/09/2008
VGP – The Capital Hà Nội will have some new cultural works and parks to serve people. Following the construction of a park and library at 42 Nhà Chung Street, a green park is groundbroken at 178 Nguyễn Lương Bằng Street.
Hải Phòng sucks in FDI 10:03 | 24/09/2008
VGP – The year 2008 is surely Hải Phòng City’s bumper crop of foreign direct investment (FDI). Up to now, the total capital in the city has amounted to US $1.3 billion, five folds higher than last year.
Indochinese countries talk of trade-tourism expansion in Development Triangle 16:11 | 23/09/2008
VGP - The 3rd conference on investment-trade and tourism promotion in the Development Triangle of Việt Nam-Laos-Cambodia was held in Champasak Province, Laos, on September 22.
HCMC names environmental polluters 15:03 | 23/09/2008
VGP - Hồ Chí Minh City's Export Processing Zone Administration (HEPZA) has just publicized the list of enterprises causing damages to environment.
HCMC to accelerate the roadmap of economic restructuring 17:22 | 22/09/2008
VGP – From now to 2010, the authority of Hồ Chí Minh City pledges to back the economic restructuring, focusing on industrial promotion, in order to obtain the GDP growth rate of 12.6-13%.
Archbishop warned for further law violations 07:13 | 22/09/2008
VGP – The Hà Nội People’s Committee on September 21 gave a written warning to Archbishop Ngô Quang Kiệt of the Hà Nội Archdiocese for directly inciting and encouraging land-related law violations.
Germany gives nearly €16 mil. to conserve Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng 17:13 | 20/09/2008
VGP – The central province of Quảng Bình started its project “Sustainable conservation and management of natural resources in the Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng National Park” on September 18 with the total expense of €15.7 million, including €9.8 million as nonrefundable aid and €4.6 million as preferential loans from Germany. Việt Nam contributes the corresponding capital of around €3.32 million.