VN Federation of UNESCO Associations praised as exemplary in Asia 19:12 | 19/09/2009

VGP – Paying a working visit to the Việt Nam Federation of UNESCO Associations (VNFUA) on Friday, Deputy PM, FM Phạm Gia Khiêm highly spoke of the Federation’s great efforts to become one of two most powerful UNESCO organizations in Asia.

Many incentives to help poor districts expand labor export 15:53 | 16/09/2009

VGP – The Ministry of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs and the Ministry of Finance just introduced instructions to realize the Plan "Supporting poor districts to boost labor export for sustainable poverty reduction in the period 2009-2020."

ADB grants VN with CSF loan to mitigate crisis impacts 15:49 | 16/09/2009
VGP -  The Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) on Tuesday approved a five-year loan of US $500 million, allocated from its Countercyclical Support Facility (CSF) fund, to support Việt Nam’s critical public expenditure programs in 2009 and 2010 to counter the adverse impacts of the global economic downturn.
VN confirms the sixth A/H1N1 death 14:41 | 16/09/2009
VGP – A 19-year-old girl died of A/H1N1 influenza, bringing the number of A/H1N1 deaths in Việt Nam to six, the Ministry of Health (MoH) reported yesterday.
Training courses opened for press officers 15:55 | 15/09/2009

VGP – A training course on press and communication for senior officials of ministries, agencies, localities and State-owned corporations was launched in Hà Nội on Monday by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and German media groups Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung (WAZ) and Deutsche Welle.

VN to ban import of ozone-depleting CFC next year 12:28 | 15/09/2009

VGP – Việt Nam has decided to prohibit the imports containing ozone-depleting chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) since January 1 next year, according to a statement from the Department of Hydro-Meteorology and Climate Change under the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE).    

VN Petroleum Association founded 20:03 | 12/09/2009
VGP – The Việt Nam Petroleum Association (VNPA) made the debut and organized its first congress this morning.
Preferential income taxes offered in EZs 18:08 | 11/09/2009

VGP – Individuals working for economic zones (EZs) in Việt Nam will enjoy a 50% reduction of their yearly income tax, stipulates the Ministry of Finance’s (MoF) Circular 176/2009/TT-BTC.

Banks sign deal to fund VNs urban upgradation 18:06 | 11/09/2009

VGP - An additional credit for the project on upgrading Việt Nam’s urban areas was signed on September 10 in Hà Nội by the State Bank of Việt Nam (SBV) and the World Bank (WB).

VN, China forge tourism cooperation 19:42 | 10/09/2009
VGP - National tourism agencies of Việt Nam and China will sign an agreement on tourism promotion between the two countries in the near future, stated an official of the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MoCST).