VN, US signed joint declaration on product safety 19:34 | 14/09/2008
VGP – The Directorate for Standard and Quality of Việt Nam (STAMEQ), administered by the Ministry of Science and Technology, and the US Consumer Product Safety Commission signed a joint declaration on cooperation in product safety last week.
VN’s maritime showing a positive role domestically and internationally 15:11 | 14/09/2008
VGP – With the goal of becoming the spearhead of Viêt Nam’s sea-borne economy by 2020, the maritime sector is trying to modernize itself and improve its status on international forums.
VN wants to engage civil social organizations in tackling climate change 15:24 | 12/09/2008
VGP – According to a report released by the United Nations, climate change is now a global concern. However, this is a specially urgent issue for Việt Nam – one of five countries suffering destructive impacts.
VN takes the lead in extracting oil from fractured basement 14:54 | 12/09/2008
VGP - Việt Nam is the first country to successfully explore and recover oil from fractured basement. This conclusion was made at the international conference under the theme “Oil reservoir in fractured basements” held in the southern province of Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu from September 9-13.
PetroVietnam wins oil contract in Peru 17:15 | 11/09/2008
VGP - The PotroVietnam Exploration Production Corporation (PVEP) won a bid to explore and exploit oil and gas in Peru’s Lot 162, said PeruPetro SA.
Vietnamese company successfully produces automatic cleaner for medical instruments 10:32 | 11/09/2008
VGP – Researchers in PETECH Science and Technology Corporation, Hồ Chí Minh City, have just succeeded in manufacturing automatic device for cleaning medical instruments called AutoMed Cleaner.
VN allows 100% foreign capital banks, proving its activeness in realizing WTO commitments 16:30 | 10/09/2008
VGP – By licensing HSBC and Standard Chartered Bank (both owned by the UK) to establish their wholly owned branches, Việt Nam shows its efforts in fulfilling its WTO commitments.
VN vigorously expands rice export in the rest of 2008 10:15 | 10/09/2008
VGP - In late 2008, Việt Nam will boost its rice export with a view to accelerating its agricultural production, adequately meeting the domestic demand, and contributing to stabilizing the global food security.
VN’s investment booms abroad 10:06 | 10/09/2008
VGP – Việt Nam’s outward investment activities continues to soar, and more and more Vietnamese enterprises are capable of expanding their operations abroad, said the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA).
Nearly 58,000 Vietnamese guest workers sent abroad for first eight months 08:12 | 10/09/2008
VGP - According to the Overseas Labor Management Department, nearly 58,000 Vietnamese workers were dispatched to work abroad in the first eight months of the year, up 4.3% over the same period last year. The figure is expected to reach 85,000 guest workers this year.