Household Businesses Help Thoi Lai Escape Poverty
14:56 | 12/10/2011 Economy- Society
(VEN) - During the past nearly three years, from a poor district faced by numerous difficulties, Thoi Lai has built material facilities along with efforts to promote household businesses which have helped many families escape poverty. Vietnam Economic News' Huong Giang spoke with Nguyen Thanh Danh, the chairman of the People's Committee of Thoi Lai District.
Tra Vinh Rides Development Wave
15:36 | 10/10/2011 Economy- Society
(VEN) - In March 2011, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung ratified an overall plan for socioeconomic development in Tra Vinh Province to 2020. Under the plan, Tra Vinh will develop into a sea-based economic development center with coordinated infrastructure and developed tourism and ocean shipping services in the Mekong Delta. Tra Vinh Province People's Committee chairman Tran Khieu told Vietnam Economic News' Truong Vu about the province's development targets for the coming time.
Binh Phuoc Cement Promotes Industrialization
09:15 | 02/09/2011 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Hoang Kim Cuong, the director of the Binh Phuoc Cement Plant said: "In the south, two large limestone mining sites include an open-cast mining site in Ha Tien District (Kien Giang Province) and an underground mining site in Binh Phuoc Province. Those limestone mining sites supply abundant materials resources for cement production. Hoang Kim Cuong spoke more about cement production in Binh Phuoc Province with Vietnam Economic News' Minh Quan.
Binh Duong's Exports Up 19.5 Percent in Six Months
15:16 | 25/06/2011 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The Binh Duong Province Department of Industry and Trade said that despite unfavorable factors for production and trading, Binh Duong Province's exports came to about US$4.1 billion in the first six months of this year, a 19.5 percent increase from a year ago.
Binh Duong Declares Pro-Business Customs Policies
11:00 | 23/06/2011 Economy- Society
(VEN) - One of eight typical provinces and cities implementing the electronic customs model, Binh Duong Province has enhanced administrative reform and modernization of customs activities. In the first four months of this year, the Binh Duong Department of Customs paid more than VND1,948 trillion to the state budget, equal to 123.3 percent of the plan, marking an increase of 25.19 percent from the same months of last year.
Gia Lai Powers Central Highlands Development
08:41 | 21/06/2011 Economy- Society
(VEN) - As the biggest province in the Central Highlands, Gia Lai has a natural area of 15,536.92 square kilometers and is located in the northern part of the Central Highlands and the center of the Vietnam - Laos - Cambodia triangle. National highways 14, 19 and 25 go through Gia Lai, while the province has its Pleiku Airport. All of these make it favorable for trade exchange within the province and between the province and foreign markets to develop.