New regulations on Laos’ transit goods in VN 17:29 | 07/08/2009
VGP – The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MIT) just issued a circular stipulating procedures for the licensing, extending licenses, and transporting goods in transit in Việt Nam.
VN, WB ink PRSC 8 17:12 | 07/08/2009
VGP – Governor of the State Bank of Việt Nam (SBV) Nguyễn Văn Giàu and World Bank Country Director in Việt Nam Victoria Kwakwa today signed the credit agreement for the eight Poverty Reduction Support Credit (PRSC 8) which will inject US $350 million into the Government’s budget.
Preferential credits for rural projects 22:39 | 05/08/2009
VGP – The investment projects on solidifying channels and canals, building rural roads, aquaculture and craft village infrastructure, and pumping stations to serve agro-production will be provided with credit loans without interest rate.
VN to host 3rd Int’l Rice Conference 2010 16:00 | 05/08/2009
VGP - The 3rd International Rice Conference (IRC 2010) will be held in Hà Nội in November 2010 to mark the 50th anniversary of the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), Asia’s largest and oldest international agricultural research center
Raising children’s awareness of climate change 11:00 | 05/08/2009
VGP – The Ministry of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs today coordinated with UNICEF to hold the seminar “Improving awareness of climate change” for 126 pupils from 21 provinces. The seminar is a preparation step for the delegation of Vietnamese children who will attend the World Children Forum on Climate Change scheduled from November 28 to December 04, 2009 in Copenhagen, Denmark.
VN, Israel sign deal to avoid double taxation 16:48 | 04/08/2009
VGP – An agreement was inked this afternoon in Hà Nội between Việt Nam and Israel in order to avoid double taxation and prevent the evasion of taxes imposed on incomes and properties.
World IT forum to open late this month 14:31 | 04/08/2009
VGP – The World Information Technology Forum (WITFOR), under the theme “ICT for Sustainable Development,” will open in Hà Nội on August 26-28, with the presence of about 1,500 ICT Ministers, policymakers, researchers, enterprises, and non-governmental organizations from nearly 100 countries and territories.
Nguyễn Dynasty wood-blocks become world documentary heritage 10:10 | 04/08/2009
VGP - Wood-blocks of the Nguyễn Dynasty (1802-1945) have been designated as a world documentary heritage by the International Advisory Committee (IAC) of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and added to UNESCO's Memory of the World Register in 2009.
VN’s rice export may hit record this year 09:13 | 04/08/2009
VGP - The Việt Nam Food Association said the country can export a record volume of 6 million tons of rice this year, to earn some US $2 billion, US $200 million more than the last year’s figure.
VN's export to Cambodia surges 08:10 | 03/08/2009
VGP - Numerous economists have assessed that two-way trade activities between Việt Nam and Cambodia are more dynamic than ever.