Japan IT festival to open in Hà Nội next week 09:06 | 29/08/2008
VGP – Around 100 Vietnamese and Japanese IT enterprises operating in Việt Nam and 30 Japanese software firms are expected to participate in the "Japan Information Technology Festival 2008” scheduled on September 3-4 in Hà Nội.
ADB to help VN improve tertiary education 16:24 | 28/08/2008
VGP - Through the Asia Development Bank (ADB), the Japanese Special Fund will give Việt Nam a technical support package worth of US $1 million to establish feasible researches on building two model research universities in Hà Nội and Đà Nẵng in 2009.
A nationwide cultural festival to be held in early October 08:05 | 28/08/2008
VGP – The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MoCST) just announced that Nationwide Festival of Cultural Exchanges to Celebrate the 1000th anniversary of Thăng Long” will take place in Hà Nội on October 6-9 in order to highlight national cultural identities and introduce regional cultures to domestic and international audiences.
First regional microfinance forum opened in Hà Nội 15:12 | 27/08/2008
VGP – The Asia Microfinance Forum 2008 was opened on August 26 in Hà Nội by the Banking With The Poor (BWTP) Network and the Federation for Development and Cooperation (FDC) in the collaboration with Citi Group, PlaNet Finance, European Union and the State Bank of Việt Nam.
VN eyes position of the world’s second seafood exporter 10:46 | 22/08/2008
VGP - For the first seven months, the total seafood export turnover saw the ever-highest figure within the last three years, reaching nearly US $2.4 billion, up 20% against the same period of 2007, said the Việt Nam Association of Seafood Exporters and Processors (VASEP).
Con-Build Việt Nam 2008 to be held next month 08:12 | 22/08/2008
VGP - The 2nd international Con-Build Việt Nam 2008 displaying machines, equipment, building materials, tools, technologies and services will be held on September 9-12 in Hà Nội.
Việt Nam to see private and foreign-invested hospitals mushrooming 07:48 | 22/08/2008
VGP - According to the Ministry of Health, number of private clinics and foreign-invested hospitals will sharply soar in the near future when a series of investment incentives are put into reality.
VN's largest petrochemical project to be kicked off 09:10 | 21/08/2008
VGP - The Southern Petrochemical Complex, groundbroken on September 25 in Bà Rịa - Vũng Tàu Province, will be Việt Nam’s ever-largest petrochemical project with the total investment of US $4 billion and the capacity of 3 million tons of products a year.
FPT Telecom and Hong Kong partner shake hands to exploit VN's Internet market 08:24 | 21/08/2008
VGP - In mid-August, FPT Telecom and PPCM Global (a branch of Hong Kong's leading telecommunication services provider) officially inked a deal on network connection.
VN wants to expand Internet coverage to all schools next year 14:14 | 20/08/2008
VGP - Backed by Viettel and Google, the Ministry of Education and Training (MoET) is striving to popularize wide-band Internet at all educational levels by 2009 with a view to boosting information technology (IT) application in the field of education and training.