USTDA helps VN edge flood forecast capacity 09:28 | 15/08/2009
VGP - The US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) recently pledged to provide Việt Nam with around US $583,000 on assisting the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) in flood forecast and natural disaster control.
PTSC pours money in an FPSO in Malaysia 17:08 | 14/08/2009
VGP - PetroVietnam Technical Services Corporation (PTSC) and Malaysia International Shipping Corporation Sdn Bhd (MISC) on Friday gave the name “FPSO Ruby II” to the floating production storage and offloading in Malaysia.
IFC, VBMA shake hands for VN’s bond market development 14:47 | 14/08/2009
VGP- At its debut on Friday, the Việt Nam Bond Market Association (VBMA) and the International Finance Corporation (IFC) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to introduce international practices which help to promote Việt Nam’s bond market development and consolidate the mechanism to raise capital for infrastructure projects and other urgent needs.
MOH: Field hospital to be establish to stamp out swine flu 10:05 | 13/08/2009
VGP – The Ministry of Health (MoH) just promulgated instructions on the establishment of field hospitals to fight against the A/H1N1 swine flu.
MoFA introduces administrative procedures 06:48 | 13/08/2009
VGP – Foreign Minister Phạm Gia Khiêm on Wednesday inked a decision to promulgate the set of administrative procedures of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA).
WB sponsors local development funds 17:32 | 12/08/2009
VGP – Governor of the State Bank of Việt Nam Nguyễn Văn Giàu and World Bank’s Country Director in Việt Nam Victoria Kwakwa signed today in Hà Nội a sponsorship agreement and its related documents relating to the Project on local development funds.
More agro-products granted with PGI 21:30 | 11/08/2009
VGP – There will be 26 agricultural specialties more to have the Protected Geographical Indication (PGI) by 2010 under the on-going assistance program for enterprises to develop their intellectual properties.
Overseas Vietnamese investors want to do business at home 19:10 | 11/08/2009
VGP – Attending the Trade Promotion Forum held in Hà Nội on Monday as a part of the First Congress of the Association of Vietnamese Businessmen in Foreign Countries (AVBFC), many overseas Vietnamese entrepreneurs highly spoke of the Government’s incentives and preferential policies for them to do business fruitfully at home.
New A/H1N1 cases decrease 10:00 | 11/08/2009
VGP - Until late Monday, 20 new cases of the A/H1N1 swine flu virus were confirmed, raising the total figure to 1,178 nationwide, including one death, reported the Department of Preventive Medicine and Environment, Ministry of Health (MoH).
VN-RoK Informatization Committee to be established 08:12 | 10/08/2009
VGP – The Vietnamese Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) and the Republic of Korea’s Ministry of Public Administration and Security (MOPAS) last week signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on informatics cooperation.