Consulting contract inked for Hà Nội’s construction planning 15:20 | 29/12/2008
VGP – The Ministry of Construction inked this morning a US $6.4-million contract with international joint consultant PPJ on planning the construction of Hà Nội to 2030 and visions to 2050.
First street festival to be held in Hội An 15:10 | 29/12/2008
VGP – A street festival will take place for the first time in Hội An Ancient Town - one of the world’s cultural heritage site in Việt Nam, on December 31 to welcome the New Year of 2009.
Hải Phòng, Shenzhen start constructing common industrial park 09:47 | 29/12/2008
VGP - The first industrial park, a joint-venture project between Hải Phòng City and China’s Shenzhen City, was groundbroken yesterday.
Toshiba is to build a factory in VN 16:12 | 28/12/2008
VGP - Japan’s Toshiba Corporation was licensed last week to build a high-efficiency motor factory in the Amata industrial park, Đồng Nai Province.
Nearly US$ 4 bil. foreign investment for HCMC education 09:51 | 23/12/2008
VGP - According to the Hồ Chí Minh City's Department of Planning and Investment, the City has attracted 61 foreign-invested projects on education and training, with the total capital of US$ 3.582 billion since the Foreign Investment Law was launched.
Southeast Asia biggest dam inaugurated 09:22 | 22/12/2008
VGP - The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and the Thừa Thiên Huế People’s Committee yesterday jointly made a debut of the Thảo Long Dam in the lower section of the Hương (Perfume) River to prevent salt water.
HCMC provides social houses to low-income people 17:03 | 21/12/2008
VGP – Hồ Chí Minh City has issued regulations on social housing so as to guarantee that the low-income people can fully benefit the policy.
Hà Nội aims to create breakthrough in personnel quality 14:24 | 21/12/2008
VGP - In 2009, Hà Nội will focus on personnel quality to create breakthrough in fulfilling the 5-year socio-economic development plan 2006-2010, said the City’s Party Secretary Phạm Quang Nghị at a meeting on December 20.
HCMC continues to see CPI decrease 17:15 | 20/12/2008
VGP – The Hồ Chí Minh City Statistics Office revealed today that CPI has gone down by 0.42% this month against November. For the third consecutive month, the city has a minus CPI.
Biggest cement plant makes debut 13:00 | 19/12/2008
VGP – The Thăng Long cement factory in Quảng Ninh Province in North Việt Nam, equipped with the latest technological advances, was inaugurated yesterday. The plant is supposed to churn out 2.3 million tons of cement.