The Government will propose that investment project at the Parliament Congress for approval in Oct 2009. It's predicted that up to 2020, Vietnam will put into operation the first turbine of a nuclear power plant in Ninh Thuan province with designed capacity of 1,000 MW.

The 8th national conference on nuclear technologies was held in Nha Trang City, Khanh Hoa province by Vietnam Nuclear Energy Association, Vietnam National Nuclear Energy Institute and Khanh Hoa Province Department of Science and Technology. The conference will last from Aug 20-28 with the participation of about 300 domestic and international delegates.

Thoi Bao Kinh Te Viet Na - August 24, 2009