Quảng Bình issues regulations on international NGO aid 10:00 | 27/12/2006
VNGOVNet – To encourage and make it easier for international non-governmental organizations (NGO) to come, use their help for socio-economic development and poverty alleviation within the province, and promote the cooperative ties between local people and those in the region and the world, the Quảng Bình Province People’s Committee issued on December 21 a regulation on Raising, Enjoying, Management and Use of International NGO Aid within the Province.
Standing Deputy PM Nguyễn Sinh Hùng: To build a VN–Cambodia border area of political stability and economic prosperity 10:16 | 26/12/2006
VNGOVNet – The 3rd Conference on Cooperation and Development in Vietnam-Cambodia Border Provinces was opened in the morning of December 25 in Long Xuyên City, An Giang Province. The conference, co-chaired Vietnamese Standing Deputy PM Nguyễn Sinh Hùng and Cambodian Deputy PM Sar Kheng, was attended by leaders and representatives of the border provinces, ministries and localities of the two countries.
US President G. Bush approves PNTR for VN 08:34 | 22/12/2006
VNGOVNet – US President George Bush signed on December 20 into effect a law package, including the Act on Permanent Normal Trade Relations (PNTR) status for Vietnam.
VN, Algeria cooperate in exchange of publications 07:40 | 22/12/2006
VNGOVNet – On behalf of the PM, Standing Deputy PM Nguyễn Sinh Hùng gave instructions on December 20 to the ministries of Foreign Affairs (MOFA), Culture and Information (MCI), and Finance (MoF) about the exchange of publications with Algeria.
Overseas Vietnamese in Holland give help to Durian-stricken victims 09:12 | 21/12/2006
VNGOVNet – The representatives of the Association of Vietnamese People in the Hague and the Vietnamese community in Ousdenbosch, the Netherlands, asked on December 15 the Vietnamese Embassy to transfer €1,655 (equivalent to VND35 million) through the Committee for Overseas Vietnamese to the victims of Typhoon Durian in some provinces in South Vietnam.
Military of An Giang province provides free treatment to 1,000 poor Cambodians 07:08 | 21/12/2006
VNGOVNet – A team of the An Giang Province Army Medical Corps paid a working visit to the Kingdom of Cambodia on December 16-17 to provide free medical checks-up and treatment for the poor there.
Seminar looks at ways to boost VN-Indonesia cooperation 07:21 | 20/12/2006
VNGOVNet – At the initiative of Indonesia, a seminar under the theme "Building up the Vietnam-Indonesia strategic partnership" was held in Yogyakarta, Indonesia on December 18-19, 2006.
Malaysian PM consoles Durian-stricken Vietnamese victims 09:05 | 16/12/2006
VNGOVNet – Knowing that Typhoon Durian caused heavy damage to people in several southern provinces in Vietnam, Malaysian PM Abdullah Ahmad Badawi sent on December 7 a consolatory message to PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng.
PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng to visit Cambodia, Laos, and Thailand in December 2006 11:00 | 15/12/2006
VNGOVNet – At the invitation of Cambodian PM Samdech Hunsen, Lao PM Bouasone Bouphavanh and Thai PM Surayud Chulanont, PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng will pay separate official visits to the Kingdom of Cambodia from December 18-19, 2006, to the Lao People’s Democratic Republic from December 19-20, 2006, and the Kingdom of Thailand from December 20-21, 2006.
State President congratulates 13th Malaysian King 09:47 | 14/12/2006
VNGOVNet – On the occasion Mr. Mizan Zainal Abidin ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Mahmud Al-Mukafi Billah Shah became the 13th King of Malaysia, State President Nguyễn Minh Triết sent a congratulatory message to him on December 13.