Building materials sector to be shifted into dynamic industry 07:45 | 04/09/2008
VGP – According to the overall development scheme of building materials sector by 2020, Việt Nam will be able to manufacture modern mass-production lines of building materials by 2015.
VN Energy Expo 2008 to introduce investment opportunities 17:00 | 29/08/2008
VGP - The 2nd International Forum and Fair on Việt Nam Energy Development - VE Expo 2008 - will be held from October 29 to November 1 in Hà Nội. It will be a good chance for local and foreign enterprises to have an insight in Việt Nam's energy sector, thus figuring out investment opportunities.
45 countries and territories to compete at AI Games III in VN 10:39 | 29/08/2008
VGP- Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyễn Danh Thái made known that nearly 5,000 athletes, coaches, officials and staffs from 45 countries and territories will participate in the 3rd Asian Indoor Games (AI Games III) in Việt Nam.
Japan IT festival to open in Hà Nội next week 09:06 | 29/08/2008
VGP – Around 100 Vietnamese and Japanese IT enterprises operating in Việt Nam and 30 Japanese software firms are expected to participate in the "Japan Information Technology Festival 2008” scheduled on September 3-4 in Hà Nội.
ADB to help VN improve tertiary education 16:24 | 28/08/2008
VGP - Through the Asia Development Bank (ADB), the Japanese Special Fund will give Việt Nam a technical support package worth of US $1 million to establish feasible researches on building two model research universities in Hà Nội and Đà Nẵng in 2009.
A nationwide cultural festival to be held in early October 08:05 | 28/08/2008
VGP – The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MoCST) just announced that Nationwide Festival of Cultural Exchanges to Celebrate the 1000th anniversary of Thăng Long” will take place in Hà Nội on October 6-9 in order to highlight national cultural identities and introduce regional cultures to domestic and international audiences.
First regional microfinance forum opened in Hà Nội 15:12 | 27/08/2008
VGP – The Asia Microfinance Forum 2008 was opened on August 26 in Hà Nội by the Banking With The Poor (BWTP) Network and the Federation for Development and Cooperation (FDC) in the collaboration with Citi Group, PlaNet Finance, European Union and the State Bank of Việt Nam.
VN eyes position of the world’s second seafood exporter 10:46 | 22/08/2008
VGP - For the first seven months, the total seafood export turnover saw the ever-highest figure within the last three years, reaching nearly US $2.4 billion, up 20% against the same period of 2007, said the Việt Nam Association of Seafood Exporters and Processors (VASEP).
Con-Build Việt Nam 2008 to be held next month 08:12 | 22/08/2008
VGP - The 2nd international Con-Build Việt Nam 2008 displaying machines, equipment, building materials, tools, technologies and services will be held on September 9-12 in Hà Nội.
Việt Nam to see private and foreign-invested hospitals mushrooming 07:48 | 22/08/2008
VGP - According to the Ministry of Health, number of private clinics and foreign-invested hospitals will sharply soar in the near future when a series of investment incentives are put into reality.