Vietnam backs joint farming projects with Canada Politics

Vietnam backs joint farming projects with Canada

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh vowed all possible support for Vietnam – Canada joint farming projects while receiving Canadian Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Gerry Ritz in Hanoi on November 29.
Mekong Delta urged to vary investment promotion Business

Mekong Delta urged to vary investment promotion

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh has asked localities in the Mekong Delta region to diversify ways to call for and promote investment with the highest determination in order to attract more investment to the region which is labelled the country’s granary.
Sci-Tech

Hanoi debuts sky-high radio tower

Hanoi Radio and Television on November 10 inaugurated its new transmission and broadcasting centre and antenna tower in suburban Tu Liem district's Me Tri commune, the most modern of its kind in Vietnam.
Business

Seminar discusses Phu Quoc development

Participants to a September 16 seminar emphasised the importance of transforming Phu Quoc island district in the southern province of Kien Giang into a special administrative-economic zone with a high level of development to serve the national industrialisation.
Business

Viettel to remain wholly State-owned

T he Military Telecom Corporation (Viettel), one of the biggest mobile network operators in Vietnam, will remain a wholly State-owned enterprise, according to the Prime Minister's direction.
Business

SOEs asked to report profits

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh has asked ministries and ministerial-level agencies to direct State-owned groups and corporations to report their profits and dividends.
Hanoi makes development progress despite difficulties Society

Hanoi makes development progress despite difficulties

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh has asked Hanoi authorities to implement stronger solutions to solve difficulties with production and business, restructure the economy and pay more attention to the equitisation of State-owned enterprises.
Society

HCM City housing scheme helps disadvantaged

House rents in Ho Chi Minh City may have increased over the last year, but Le Thanh Hoa of Thu Duc district has kept hers unchanged under a city programme to benefit disadvantaged people.
Society

Authorities assess HCM City development

A Government delegation headed by Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh reviewed Ho Chi Minh City 's socio-economic performance in the last three years and discussed goals for the next two at a meeting in the city on August 30.