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.
VN to have nuclear power plant in 2020 17:12 | 06/07/2009
VGP – Việt Nam plans to have its first nuclear power plant in 2020 to meet the country’s increasing demand, Deputy Minster of Industry and Trade Đỗ Hữu Hào addressed at a recent seminar while emphasizing on how Việt Nam’s nuclear power development strategy should consult France’s experience of building nuclear energy sector.
Project STAR II fulfils all goals 16:50 | 06/07/2009
VGP – The Support for Trade Acceleration Project implemented in its second stage in Việt Nam (STAR II) has over the last three years fulfilled all of its four general objectives, reported the STAR’s Steering Committee
MoH reports more A/H1N1 cases 12:24 | 06/07/2009
VGP – The Ministry of Health (MoH) yesterday reported that 226 A/H1N1 cases had been confirmed until late July 5, without any death.
WB provides more money for VN’s infrastructure development 18:00 | 03/07/2009
VGP – The World Bank (WB) today agreed a US $350-million credit for the Urban Upgrading Project and the Local Development Investment Funds Project being carried out in Việt Nam.
VN to open first int'l real estate exhibition 15:00 | 02/07/2009
VGP - The International Real Estate Exhibition 2009 will take place in Hồ Chí Minh City on September 20-24.