Nhơn Trạch 1 power plant inaugrated 17:32 | 23/08/2009
VGP - The Nhơn Trạch 1 gas-fueled power plant with the capacity of 462.8 MW in the southern province of Đồng Nai was officially put into operation today.
Results of 5th int’l photo competition in VN announced 09:45 | 23/08/2009
VGP - Among over 8,500 photos by nearly 1,300 photographers from 44 countries at the 5th Việt Nam international photography competition, 32 were awarded on August 22.
AI Games III VN – The sports event without cigarettes 17:00 | 21/08/2009
VGP – The National Administration of Sports and Physical Culture this afternoon opened a press conference on the ASIAN Indoor Games III (AI Games III) which will be hosted by Việt Nam from October 30 to November 08 under the theme "Sports event without smoking.”
WB donates US $177 mil. credit for education development in VN 15:40 | 21/08/2009
VGP – Governor of the State Bank of Việt Nam (SBV) Nguyễn Văn Giàu and World Bank (WB) Country Director in Việt Nam Victoria Kwakwa have signed a sponsoring agreement and certain related legal documents for the School Education Quality Assurance Program and the Higher Education Development Policy Program on Saturday in Hà Nội.
Finland continues to assist VN in providing safe water 11:00 | 21/08/2009
VGP - The Vietnamese Construction Ministry and the Finnish Embassy in Việt Nam on Thursday signed a bilateral agreement on implementing the second phase of a program to build sanitary and water works in towns around the country.
First mobile virtual network makes debut in VN 16:10 | 20/08/2009
VGP - The Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) on Wednesday granted a mobile telecom services license to Indochina Telecom Joint Stock, making it the eighth mobile network operator in Việt Nam.
Seminar on Cambodian market opened for VN’s investors 16:28 | 17/08/2009
VGP – Following up the debut of the commercial presence of the Bank for Investment and Investment of Việt Nam (BIDV) in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, on July 26, BIDV has cooperated with the Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) to launch trade promotion activities in Cambodia.
Minister: VN to become an IT power 16:09 | 16/08/2009
VGP – At the online talk on information technology (IT) development strategy this morning, Minister of Information and Communications Lê Doãn Hợp underlined that, on the basis of its actual development of telecommunication and IT over the past years, Việt Nam will surely become a powerful IT country.
USTDA helps VN edge flood forecast capacity 09:28 | 15/08/2009
VGP - The US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) recently pledged to provide Việt Nam with around US $583,000 on assisting the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) in flood forecast and natural disaster control.
PTSC pours money in an FPSO in Malaysia 17:08 | 14/08/2009
VGP - PetroVietnam Technical Services Corporation (PTSC) and Malaysia International Shipping Corporation Sdn Bhd (MISC) on Friday gave the name “FPSO Ruby II” to the floating production storage and offloading in Malaysia.