IPhO 2008: opportunity for young talents 17:27 | 21/07/2008
VGP – The International Physics Olympiad 2008 (IPhO 2008) was opened on July 21 with the participation of around 370 candidates from 82 countries and territories, the largest-scale competition of its kind.
MIT presents solutions to boost exports for the second half 20:45 | 18/07/2008
VGP – The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MIT), in its recent teleconference, publicized key solutions to ensure goods supplies, boost export and diminish trade deficit for the rest of the year.
Simple tax procedure for SMEs to raise greater budgets 07:36 | 18/07/2008
VGP - In an effort to simplifying and modernizing taxation system, the Vietnamese General Department of Taxation held a seminar on July 17, in collaboration with the International Financial Company (IFC), on simplifying taxation procedures for small and medium-size enterprises (SME).
VINACOMIN inks EPC on first aluminum factory 08:11 | 15/07/2008
VGP - The Việt Nam National Coal – Mineral Industries Group (VINACOMIN) on July 13 signed an engineering procurement construction (EPC) contract for the first aluminum factory under the Project of Lâm Đồng Bauxite-aluminum Complex with China’s Aluminum International Engineering Corporation Limited (CHALIECO).
Garment and textile exports reaches US $4.2 bil in first half 07:11 | 12/07/2008
VGP – Though material price hiked sharply, Việt Nam earned US $4.2 billion from textile and garment export in the first half of the year, a year-on-year rise of 20%.
EC provides €11 mil. on healthcare for the poor 07:07 | 10/07/2008
VGP – The World Bank in Việt Nam unveiled that it and the State Bank of Việt Nam just signed a Project on “Healthcare for the poor in the northern mountain and the Central Highlands” with a view to supplying more fundamental health services at the communal level.
Gtel Mobile – A new choice for mobile users 07:11 | 09/07/2008
VGP – Việt Nam’s GTel and Russian Vimpel-Com Group inked on July 8 in Hà Nội a joint-venture contract on establishing the Gtel Mobile Company.
SBV tightens up trade banks on increasing charter capital 17:00 | 08/07/2008
VGP – The State Bank of Việt Nam (SBV) has just decided to revise and supplement the Regulations on shareholders, holdings, stock and charter capital of State- and people-run commercial joint-stock banks (CJBs). Accordingly, the readjustment of charter capital will be tightened.
Positive signs seen in administrative reforms 15:28 | 08/07/2008
VGP – Over the past six months, ministries, sectors and local authorities have proactively implemented the Government Program of Action on speeding up administrative reforms, improving effectiveness and performance of the State apparatus.
VN, Laos, Cambodia: More chances to benefit cooperation within WTO 14:25 | 07/07/2008
VGP – A sub-regional seminar titled "Sharing experience on WTO accession and commitments implementation” was held this morning, July 7, in Hà Nội by the Vietnamese Foreign Ministry and Germany’s Hanns Seidel Foundation.