SHB and LILAMA join comprehensive cooperation 07:16 | 23/05/2008
VNGOP- The Saigon Hanoi commercial joint-stock bank (SHB) and the Vietnam Machinery Erection Corporation (LILAMA) penned an agreement on comprehensive strategic cooperation on May 22 in Hà Nội.
SBV to impose tough sanction on violations related to interest rates 07:13 | 22/05/2008
VNGOP – The Governor of the State Bank of Việt Nam (SBV) just issued documents stipulating penalties and comprehensive inspection imposed on any violation against the regulations on prime interest rate.
UK announces its national support program for VN 21:04 | 20/05/2008
VNGOP – The UK Department for International Development (DFID) today, May 20, officially announced its National Support Program for Việt Nam in the period of 2007-2011. Accordingly, the UK Government will give an annual non-refundable aid of £50 million to Việt Nam until 2011.
ADB sponsors VN’s secondary education program 07:10 | 20/05/2008
VNGOP – The State Bank of Việt Nam (SBV) and the Asian Development Bank (ADB), on May 19, jointly inked a US $0.6-million non-refundable aid for the Technical Assistance Project “University Foundation Programme”.
VN adopts flexible application of interest rates 07:12 | 19/05/2008
VNGOP – The State Bank of Việt Nam (SBV) decided to change its interest rates-running mechanism since May 19. Accordingly, SBV will use some regulatory tools, including prime interest rate, refinance interest rate, and discount rate.
MPI and int’l banks commit to conducting ODA guidelines 07:25 | 16/05/2008
VNGOP – The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) and a group of six international banks, on May 15, in Hà Nội pledged to jointly carry out the Government’s Decision 48/2008/QĐ-TTg (April 3, 2008) on the issuance of the ODA’s common feasibility study guidelines.
Denmark assists VINASA in raising capacity 07:22 | 15/05/2008
VNGOP - Denmark has recently decided to supply the Việt Nam Software Association (VINASA) with a sum of DKK 4.8 million to realize the Project on Raising Software Capacity in Việt Nam.
Commercial banks must guarantee liquidity 07:12 | 14/05/2008
VNGOP - To stabilize the monetary market, the Governor of the State Bank of Việt Nam on May 13 just asked the commercial banks (CBs) and State Bank's provincial-level branches to take some actions to guarantee their liquidity.
MoC encourages thrift practice among its enterprises 07:08 | 13/05/2008
VNGOP – The Ministry of Construction has just ordered its enterprises to accelerate effective projects, assess indirect investment activities, and pause risky investments in securities, financial funds, and banks.
Nature protection introduced to schools 07:15 | 10/05/2008
VNGOP – Starting from May 9, 2008, Vietnamese junior secondary students nationwide for the first time will access to a new subject: natural conservation and biodiversity.