VOV.VN - A report on socio-economic development in 2018 and early 2019 and major tasks for the rest of the year were recently presented at the ongoing National Assembly session.
Winners of the Vietnam Appropriate Technology Competition 2018 were announced at a ceremony held in Hanoi on April 25.
The Mekong Delta province of Long An has been allocated 28 billion VND (1.2 million USD) to carry out the national target programme on sustainable poverty reduction in 2019, according to the provincial People’s Committee.
The central province of Quang Tri had cleared more than 9,100 ha of land contaminated with unexploded ordnance (UXO) as of mid-April, helping ensure safety for residents and promoting socio-economic development.
Vietnam always attaches much importance to and wants to promote solidarity, friendship and cooperation with Nicaragua, Vietnamese Ambassador to Cuba cum Nicaragua Nguyen Trung Thanh has said.
Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue on March 13 requested thorough preparations for the once-in-a-decade national population and housing census that is scheduled to begin on April 1.
The Party and State always pay attention to and are grateful to those who have contributed to the revolutionary cause, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said.
The central city of Da Nang is pushing ahead with investment attraction this year while working drastically to facilitate major projects that will have a strong influence on the local socio-economic development.
Vietnam, the host of the second summit between US President Donald Trump and DPRK leader Kim Jong-un, has grabbed international headlines for its socio-economic development as well as meticulous preparation for the summit.
The General Statistics Office (GSO) will continue improving the quality of its statistics and increasing information sharing with ministries and sectors, thus better serving the Government’s management over the macro-economy and socio-economic development, GSO General Director Nguyen Bich Lam said.
The Southern Key Economic Zone needs special policies to attract foreign direct investment (FDI) and improve linkages between localities to ensure sustainable development, experts have said.
The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho is planning to build its first green infrastructure park in the near future.
The state budget revenue is estimated at 144.6 trillion VND (over 6.2 billion USD) in January, up 7.5 percent from a year earlier, the Ministry of Finance said on February 1.
About 800 Vietnamese expats who come back home from 26 countries and territories worldwide for Tet celebrations gathered at a programme in Ho Chi Minh City on January 24 night.
Cu Mong tunnel, which connects the central provinces of Binh Dinh and Phu Yen, opened to traffic on January 21.
The Ngu Hanh Son (Marble Mountains) landscape in the central coastal city of Da Nang received the national special relic certificate at a ceremony held by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and competent authorities in the city on January 20.
Construction of a solar power plant worth over 3.55 trillion VND (152.7 million USD) began in Duyen Hai township in the Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh on January 19.
Ha Nam authorities will always accompany and create all favourable conditions for foreign direct investment (FDI) enterprises to invest and expand production in the province, said a provincial leader.
Optimising all opportunities, even the smallest, to create development breakthroughs is one of the central tasks set for the Ministry of Planning and Investment in 2019, Minister Nguyen Chi Dung has said.
The Association of Vietnamese Scientists and Experts (AVSE Global) reaped many impressive results in its key sectors in 2018, according to its President Prof. Dr. Nguyen Duc Khuong.