Hà Nội wants to popularize its millennium 17:12 | 23/07/2009
VGP – The first meeting of the Communication Subcommittee for the Millennium of Thăng Long–Hà Nội was convened this morning to fix orientations for educational and information work until the end of the year.
Many localities give aid to agricultural production 16:40 | 23/07/2009
VGP – In 2009, beside implementing the agricultural stimulus packages launched by the Government, many localities throughout the country have managed to assist agricultural production activities.
Nghệ An adopts overall plan on tourism development 08:17 | 23/07/2009
VGP - The People's Committee of Nghệ An Province recently introduced an overall plan on tourism development toward 2020.
CPI slightly increases in Hà Nội and HCMC 16:28 | 21/07/2009
VGP – According to Hồ Chí Minh City’s Statistics Office, the city’s consumer price index (CPI) in July has increased by 0.68% against the previous month.
Mamprotech to produce stem cells in HCMC next year 12:45 | 21/07/2009
VGP - Australia-invested Mamprotech Việt Nam has been licensed by the Hồ Chí Minh City Hi-Tech Park to research and develop the first stem cell project there with a total investment of US $11 million.
Hà Nội, HCMC exempt Lao nationals from civil status fees 08:12 | 20/07/2009
VGP – The administrations of Hà Nội and Hồ Chí Minh City just decided to grant civil status fee exemptions to Lao immigrants to Việt Nam who have been licensed to reside here before January 01, 2009 and want to apply for Vietnamese citizenship.
Hà Nội’s law-makers approve important policies 08:08 | 20/07/2009
VGP – The 13th People’s Council of Hà Nội just finished its four-day sitting by the approval of many important policies on the city’s socio-economic development. Right at the closing session, the Council decided to spend over VND 3,000 billion on bettering nursery education.
Swiss foundation offers scholarships to poor pupils 11:12 | 17/07/2009
VGP – The Dariu Foundation, a Swiss non-profit organization, on Thursday presented 650 scholarships to poor pupils from Tân Phú District of the southern province of Đồng Nai.
VCF to finance heart surgeries in Central VN 09:48 | 17/07/2009
VGP – The VinaCapital Foundation (VCF) on Thursday officially contracted with the US organization “Giving It Back To Kids” (GIBTK) in Đà Nẵng City to commit US $300,000 for the child heart surgery program in some provinces in Central Việt Nam.
Saint Gióng Festival nominated for World Cultural Heritage 15:44 | 16/07/2009
VGP - Hà Nội’s People’s Committee has proposed the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST) to prepare the records for the Saint Gióng Festival to become a World Immaterial Cultural Heritage.