Int’l photo contest takes place in HN 16:10 | 02/11/2009

VGP – The fifth international contest on art photos held in Hà Nội until November 7 has drawn a record high number of over 8,500 works of 1,300 artists from 47 countries.    

Hà Nội offers Promotion Month 2009 09:47 | 01/11/2009
VGP – The Promotion Month Hà Nội 2009 will last to the end of November, with nearly 1,000 selling points of over 350 enterprises, shops and supermarkets.
WB helps Central Highland province to develop agro-produce 17:01 | 30/10/2009
VGP – The World Bank (WB) is expected to provide US $8.53 million to the Central Highlands province of Đắk Lắk for sharpening competitiveness of its agricultural products, namely coffee, avocado and wild boars.
Hà Nội marks its 10-year conferment as City for Peace 08:00 | 28/10/2009
VGP - Leaders of Hà Nội and friendship organizations as well as many foreigners on October 27 attended a ceremony to mark the 10th anniversary of Hà Nội’s recognition as the City for Peace by UNESCO.
Mekong-Japan cultural event to be held in southern city soon 09:00 | 27/10/2009
VGP – The Mekong-Japan Culture and Tourism Festival under the theme “Mekong – the river connects cultures" will be opened in Việt Nam’s Mekong Delta city of Cần Thơ on December 2-5 as part of the Mekong-Japan Exchange Year 2009.
Nam Phú Yên EZ: The driving force for southern central coast 19:23 | 23/10/2009
VGP – The Nam Phú Yên Economic Zone, covering 20,730 ha and having modern urban infrastructure, will function as the driving force for the southern central coast and a gateway to the open sea for Việt Nam’s Central Highlands, Southern Laos, Northeast Cambodia, and Thailand.
Cần Thơ boosts trade with Russia 14:28 | 23/10/2009
VGP - The southern city of Cần Thơ is taking concrete measures to raise its export turnover with Russia to US $100 million in the 2009-2010 period, accounting for 10% of its total export turnover.
UNESCO adopts resolution on HN’s 1,000th anniversary 09:12 | 23/10/2009
VGP - Representatives of 193 UNESCO members, at the organization’s 35th General Assembly on October 22, have passed a resolution on the participation in the 1,000th anniversary of Hà Nội.
Public electric vehicles piloted in HN 23:02 | 22/10/2009
VGP – The authority of Hà Nội has decided to use electric cars in ancient streets and the surrounding areas of Hoàn Kiếm Lake.
October: CPI rises slightly in 2 biggest cities 04:00 | 21/10/2009
VGP - Consumer price index (CPI) of Hà Nội in October grew 0.26% against September and 4.47% over last October, while that of Hồ Chí Minh City increased by 0.15%, according to the municipal Statistics Departments.