Vietnam, Cambodia push up cooperation

A meeting between Vietnamese and Cambodian businesses was held in Phnom Penh on Dec. 23 by the Vietnam Ministry of Industry and Trade and the People’s Committee of Dong Nai province.

Seminar seeks ways to conserve elephants

The Dong Nai province Forest Ranger Department in coordination with national parks in the southern region held a seminar on Nov. 26 to seek ways to raise public awareness of elephant conservation and expand the living environment for the animal.

NA scrutinises State corporations

The country’s 90 State-owned groups and corporations contributed 40 percent of the national GDP from 2006-08, but inefficient management of capital and State assets has reduced their productive potential.

Dong Nai attracts investment

Dong Nai province is one of the top southern provinces attracting domestic and foreign investment in port and hotel projects and is becoming a major investment destination, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

Poachers threaten rare species

Illegal hunting and trading of wildlife are increasing at an alarming rate, posing a serious threat to rare and endangered species, conservationists have said.

New power plant comes online

The PetroVietnam Power Corporation (PV Power) inaugurated the Nhon Trach 1 Power Plant with a capacity of 462.8 MW in the southern province of Dong Nai on August 23.
Vietnam’s A/H1N1 cases up to 443 Health

Vietnam’s A/H1N1 cases up to 443

An additional 35 patients tested positive for the A/H1N1 flu virus on July 21, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in Vietnam to 443.

Major retailers invest in provinces

Domestic and foreign distributors are flocking to invest in more supermarkets and commercial centres in the provinces rather than just the major cities in the country.
A/H1N1 flu cases in Vietnam rise to 22 Health

A/H1N1 flu cases in Vietnam rise to 22

By 11.00am of June 11, a total of 22 cases of influenza A/H1N1 were confirmed in Ho Chi Minh City , southern Dong Nai province and Hanoi, Minister of Health Nguyen Quoc Trieu has said.