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Vietnam, Russia discuss future cooperative plans

Politics

Vietnam, Russia discuss future cooperative plans

Vietnam and Russia have agreed on a range of directions and specific measures to strengthen and expand their bilateral cooperation in the traditional area of energy, including nuclear energy, oil and gas, mining and military technology.

Long An offers incentives for border zone investors

Business

Long An offers incentives for border zone investors

The Mekong delta province of Long An will offer a clutch of incentives related to taxes, fees, land rental, and others to companies investing in its two border gate economic zones (BGEZ) of Binh Hiep and My Quy Tay. It will fully waive rents for entrepreneurs investing in certain sectors.

More investment needed for rural development

Business

More investment needed for rural development

Although investment in agriculture and rural areas has improved remarkably in recent years, the number of projects and the volume of investment capital in this sector are still less than in other economic sectors.

According to the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI), in 2008, the agro-forestry-fisheries sector attracted 45 new projects with a combined investment of over 252 million USD; accounting for 3.8 percent of all projects and 0.42 percent of newly registered investment. The respective percentages for the first eight months of the year were 2.57 percent and 0.46 percent.

Vinh Phuc licenses 40 new projects

Business

Vinh Phuc licenses 40 new projects

The northern province of Vinh Phuc has managed to attract over 40 new projects since the beginning of the year, worth a total of 136.7 million USD, despite the impacts by the global economic crisis.

Romanian foreign minister talks bilateral ties with VN

Politics

Romanian foreign minister talks bilateral ties with VN

Romanian Foreign Minister Cristian Diaconescu has granted an exclusive interview to the Vietnam News Agency (VNA) on the occasion of the official visit to Romania by Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Gia Khiem and the upcoming 60 th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic ties between the two countries in February 2010.