SBV Governor orders banks to tighten credit control 15:52 | 15/07/2009
VGP – Commercial banks must tighten credit control and provide no easy lending conditions, said Governor of the State Bank of Việt Nam (SBV) Nguyễn Văn Giàu today at a meeting on credit activities.
VN piloting online customs model 15:00 | 15/07/2009
VGP – Within the period of 2009-2011, Việt Nam is stepping up a pilot program on online customs procedures so that the Customs sector can build a unified system for processing import and export-related data in 2012.
VN tops the world’s entertainment and media market 13:37 | 14/07/2009
VGP - Việt Nam is supposed to be the world's fastest growing entertainment and media market in the next five years and may have a market value of over US $2.3 billion in 2013, predicts PriceWaterhouseCoopers.
Most of A/H1N1 cases totally recover in VN 13:00 | 12/07/2009
VGP – According to the Ministry of Health (MoH), 221 flu A/H1N1 cases out of 285 confirmed have fully recovered and left hospitals today and no one died of the epidemic.
Many economic groups back poverty reduction 08:28 | 11/07/2009
VGP – Responding the Government’s Program on rapid and sustainable poverty alleviation in 61 poor districts, many economic groups and corporations have made commitments to fund socio-economic development in these localities.
WB adds credits for VN’s poverty reduction and rural electrification 18:00 | 09/07/2009
VGP – The World Bank’s additional credits will finance infrastructure construction and the provision of essential services, including electric power with an acceptable price, to rural residents.
Two other anti-State instigators arrested 07:32 | 08/07/2009
VGP - Vietnamese police have arrested Nguyễn Tiến Trung and Trần Anh Kim on the charge of carrying out activities against the Vietnamese State under Article 88 of the Criminal Code.
EPC contract inked for thermo power plant 14:31 | 07/07/2009
VGP – The Engineering-Procurement-Construction (EPC) contract for the Mạo Khê Thermo-electricity plant, worth nearly US $429.5 million, was penned this morning in Hà Nội by the Việt Nam National Coal-Mineral Industries Group (Vinacomin) and a Chinese contractor, KAIDI.
VN, Japan exchange note on PACSA II Project 08:27 | 07/07/2009
VGP - Japan pledged to provide around US $6 million in aid for afforestation along 900-hectare coastal sandy areas in the central provinces of Quảng Nam and Quảng Ngãi.
VN, Singaporean agencies share experience of managing State money 22:08 | 06/07/2009
VGP – Việt Nam’s Steering Committee for Corporation Reform and Development (SCCRD) and representatives from some economic groups and the State Capital Investment Corporation (SCIC) today had a working session with senior leaders of Singaporean company Temasek.