VN, Cuba sign MoU on IT cooperation 07:32 | 03/04/2007
VNGOVNet – Vietnamese Minister of Post and Telematics Đỗ Trung Tá had a working session in the morning of April 02 in Hanoi with Cuban Minister of Informatics and Communications Ramiro Valdés Menendéz to boost and cement the Vietnam-Cuba cooperation in information technology and telecommunication.
Intel builds biggest chipset factory in VN 07:42 | 29/03/2007
VNGOVNet – The construction of a chipset assembling and testing plant was started on March 28 by the Liability-limited Company Intel Products Vietnam in the Hồ Chí Minh City Hi-tech Park. This investment project is worth of US$ 1 billion.
VN holds first security world event 08:15 | 21/03/2007
VNGOVNet – The Public Security Ministry’s Technological Department and the International Data Group (IDG) co-organized on March 20-21 in Hanoi the conference-showcase Security World 2007 under the theme “Securing network and protecting data for Vietnam’s governmental and private organizations in the era of WTO integration”.
Maritime equipment joint-venture founded in Vietnam 11:06 | 07/03/2007
VNGOVNet – A signing ceremony was carried out on March 6 in Hanoi to establish the Macgregor-Vinashin Maritime Equipment Limited Liability Company between Macgregor Group (Finland) and the Vietnam Shipping Industry Corporation (Vinashin). This will be the biggest joint-venture of its kind in Southeast Asia, specializing in manufacturing maritime devices and equipment in Vietnam.
US finances Vietnam’s power project 08:44 | 07/03/2007
VNGOVNet – The Ministry of Industry and the US Trade and Development Agency (US-TDA) signed in the morning of March 6 in Hanoi an agreement on nonrefundable grant worth of US$ 332,900 for the Mông Dương 2 Power Project.
VN gained export turnover of US$ 6.7 bil. in first two months of 2007 08:40 | 06/03/2007
VNGOVNet – According to the Ministry of Industry, in the first two months of 2007, primary industrial products for production, consumption and export gained a fairly high growth in comparison with the same period of 2006, namely: production electricity increased by 13.6%, clean coal 12.9%, steel and steel produce 18.5%, diesel engines 28.3%, machine-tools 23.3%, transformers 16%, and pesticides 31%. Export turnover in these two months was US$ 6.7 billion.
Water fowl incubators to be located outskirts 10:09 | 02/03/2007
VNGOVNet – This is declared in Decision 17/2007/QĐ-BNN by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) promulgating regulations on incubating and raising water fowl.
Processing industry to play a key role in industrial development along Hồ Chí Minh Road 09:21 | 27/02/2007
VNGOVNet – It is one of the goals in the planning scheme on industrial development along Hồ Chí Minh Road up to 2010 with the orientations towards 2020, which has been ratified by the Ministry of Industry in accordance with Decision 11/2007/QĐ-BCN dated on February 14, 2007.
MARD instructs management and use of export permit of endangered wild-life souvenirs 10:28 | 24/02/2007
VNGOVNet – To manage the export, import, re-export, introduction from the sea, transit, rearing for reproduction and artificial cultivation of endangered, rare and precious wild animals and plants, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has just issued Ordinance 16/2007/TT-BNN instructing the management and use of export permit of souvenir specimens stipulated in the Appendices of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES Certificate).
Vinashin contracts for building three 100,000 ton ships 07:30 | 15/02/2007
VNGOVNet – The PetroVietnam Transportation Company (under PetroVietnam) and the Vietnam Shipping Industry Corporation (Vinashin) signed on February 14 in Hanoi a contract on building three crude oil tankers of the capacity of 100,000 tons each. These are the biggest ships ever built by Vinashin for PetroVietnam to transport oil and gas products.