CSOM wraps up informal session 18:53 | 12/11/2006
VNGOVNet – On November 12, the informal session of the Concluding Senior Officials’ Meeting (CSOM) presided over by SOM Chairman Lê Công Phụng, closed at the National Convention Center.
APEC 2006 Economic Leaders’ Week begins with CSOM 13:00 | 12/11/2006
VNGOVNet – In the morning of November 12, the informal session of the Concluding Senior Officials’ Meeting (CSOM Informal) was held at the National Convention Center, opening the APEC 2006 Economic Leaders’ Week scheduled from November 12-19 in Hanoi.
Vietnamese leaders receive Chinese State Council member 18:09 | 11/11/2006
VNGOVNet – On November 11, Party General Secretary Nông Đức Mạnh, State President Nguyễn Minh Triết, and Prime Minister Nguyễn Tấn Dũng separately received Mr. Tang Jiaxuan, member of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China who is paying a working visit to Vietnam.
Steering Committee for Vietnam-China Bilateral Cooperation set up 17:00 | 11/11/2006
VNGOVNet – At the invitation of Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Phạm Gia Khiêm, member of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China, Mr. Tang Jiaxuan paid a working visit to Vietnam from November 10-12. On November 11, Deputy PM Phạm Gia Khiêm and member of the Chinese State Council Tang Jiaxuan witnessed the signing of a Memorandum on the establishment of the Steering Committee for Vietnam-China Bilateral Cooperation (SCBC) between the Socialist Republic of Vietnam and the People’s Republic of China.
PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng attends ceremony to raise Intel Product Vietnam investment to US$1b 13:56 | 11/11/2006
VNGOVNet – In the afternoon of November 10, at the office of the HCM City People’s Committee, Prime Minister Nguyễn Tấn Dũng attended the ceremony to award the amended investment license to Intel Product Vietnam and to scale up its investment to US$1 billion. Intel Product Vietnam is a Vietnam arm of Intel, the world's largest chip maker. Present to the ceremony were Vice President Trương Mỹ Hoa; Deputy Chairman of the Government Office Nguyễn Xuân Phúc; top officials of the HCMC Party Committee and People’s Committee; Mr. Marine, the US Ambassador to Vietnam, Mr. Brian Krzanich, Vice President of Intel Corp.; and many domestic and foreign reporters.
International Media Center Opened for APEC 2006 09:41 | 11/11/2006
VNGOVNet – In the afternoon of November 10, the International Media Center (IMC) was officially inaugurated to serve the APEC 2006.
Vietnam Labour Confederation and International Trade Union Confederation poised to deepen cooperation 07:35 | 10/11/2006
VNGOVNet–In the afternoon of November 9, at the office of the Government, Prime Minister Nguyễn Tấn Dũng received delegates participating in the 12th Asia-Pacific Labour Network Conference.
Approx. 2,000 journalists report the APEC 2006 Economic Leaders’ Week 18:30 | 09/11/2006
VNGOVNet–On November 9, 2006, in the International Convention Center, Standing Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Chairman of the APEC Secretariat Lê Công Phụng presided over the Press Conference on the APEC 2006 Economic Leaders’ Week lasting from November 12 to 19 in Hanoi. The conference was participated by representatives from the subcommittees of the National Committee for APEC 2006, diplomatic organizations, domestic and foreign journalists who will report on this important event.
Full rehearsal of preparatory and logistic work for APEC 2006 Summit Week 12:54 | 09/11/2006
VNGOVNet-On 8 November, at the Hanoi National Conference Center, the Logistics and Facility Subcommittee for APEC 2006 carried out the full rehearsal of preparatory and logistic work for the APEC 2006 Summit Week. The event was attended by Mr. Vũ Khoan, the PM Special Envoy, Minister of Construction Nguyễn Hồng Quân, Vice Chairman of the Government Office Nguyễn Công Sự, and representatives from the ministries of Construction, Post and Telematics, Foreign Affairs, National Defence, Public Security, Planning and Investment, and Health.
PM Nguyen Tan Dung receives Vietnam-US senior advisory council on enhancement of competition capacity 18:03 | 07/11/2006
(Vietnam Government Website)- On 7 November 2006, at the headquarters of the Government Office, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung received the Vietnam-US Senior Advisory Council on Enhancement of Competition Capacity on the occasion of its second meeting in Hanoi.