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Dak Lak

Dak Lak advised to develop green, hi-tech agriculture

Politics

Dak Lak advised to develop green, hi-tech agriculture

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc advised the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak to focus resources on developing green and hi-tech agriculture while holding a working session with provincial leaders as part of his visit to the locality on December 8.

Dak Lak to reduce coffee-growing area

Business

Dak Lak to reduce coffee-growing area

Dak Lak, the country’s largest coffee growing province, plans to reduce the area under the crop from 204,800ha now to 180,000ha by 2030, according to Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Hai Ninh.

Woman jailed for insulting national flag

Society

Woman jailed for insulting national flag

The People’s Court of Buon Ho town in Dak Lak on Nov. 30 sentenced Huynh Thuc Vy, 33, to 2 years and 9 months in prison for insulting the national flag following Article 276 of the 1999 Penal Code.

ADB helps improve Vietnam’s irrigation systems

Environment

ADB helps improve Vietnam’s irrigation systems

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved aid worth over 100 million USD to help the Vietnamese Government install eight modernised irrigation systems in five drought-affected provinces, according to the bank’s November 27 news release.