Category Archives: Local Activities

Japan invests $1 million in high-tech indoor farm in Ha Nam

16:25 | 09/04/2015

VGP – Japanese group Showa Denko’s general director Daiken Murakami has decided to build a factory producing safe vegetables in the northern province of Ha Nam, with a total investme

Mekong Delta's export earnings near US$2.5 bln in Q1

15:29 | 08/04/2015

VGP – The Mekong Delta gained US$2.46 billion from export earnings in the first quarter of 2015, down 1.6% against the same period last year, according to the Southwest Steering Committee.

Quang Ninh welcomes over 2.9 million tourists in Q1

16:03 | 07/04/2015

VGP – The northern province of Quang Ninh welcomed more than 2.9 million visitors in the first quarter of this year, according to the  provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Touri

New Mekong Delta highways to cut travel time to HCM City

15:45 | 06/04/2015

VGP – The most important segment of the Mekong Delta highway system, the My Thuan – Can Tho highway, will kick off by the end of the year.

Vietjet increases HCM City – Bangkok flights

16:32 | 03/04/2015

VGP – Vietjet will increase the current flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok (Thailand) from two to three round trips per day and 7,560 tickets every week will offer

HN hosts largest tourism promotion event

15:00 | 03/04/2015

VGP – Viet Nam International Travel Mart (VITM), the largest tourism promotion event, opened in Ha Noi on April 2.

Photo: VGP/Nguyet

Khanh Hoa province commemorates 40 years of liberation

18:00 | 02/04/2015

VGP – The Central Coastal province of Khanh Hoa held a ceremony on April 2 to celebrate the 40th anniversary of its liberation day (April 2, 1975 – April 2, 2015).

Can Tho-Lam Dong direct air route to be launched

17:09 | 02/04/2015

VGP- A direct air route from the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho and the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong will be launched on April 26, with one-way fare set

Direct air route from HN to Kenya launched

16:12 | 01/04/2015

VGP – A direct air route from Nairobi, the capital of Kenya to Ha Noi, was launched on March 31, making it the first direct flight from an African nation to Viet

Tay Ninh, Svayrieng prepare for one-stop border customs check

16:51 | 31/03/2015

VGP – The southwest province of Tay Ninh and its neighbouring Cambodian province of Svayrieng along with the Ministries of Transport of Vietnam and Cambodia have agreed on the building of