Tet gifts presented to disadvantaged people Society

Tet gifts presented to disadvantaged people

Vice State President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh on January 22 visited and presented gifts to social policy beneficiaries, workers, and disadvantaged students in Duc Hoa district in the Mekong Delta’s Long An province.
Mekong Delta develops beef, dairy farming Business

Mekong Delta develops beef, dairy farming

Many provinces in the Mekong Delta have developed dairy and beef farming since it provides farmers with an additional income and benefits from local agricultural by-products.
Vietnamese firms urged to make best use of CPTPP Business

Vietnamese firms urged to make best use of CPTPP

Preferential export taxes offered by CPTPP are expected to be promulgated this month. However, the tax reduction is only one of the incentives for Vietnamese goods when entering markets, not a ‘lifesaver’ for businesses, said the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
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Corn cultivation boosted in Mekong River Delta

Crop restructuring is one of the government’s agricultural restructuring key strategies, the Vietnam Economic News reported, adding that the Mekong River Delta is leading in switching from rice to other crops for higher economic efficiency, especially corn.
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Firms support rice farmers to shift to higher yield crops

A number of enterprises have teamed up with research institutes and agricultural promotion centres for pilot schemes to support farmers to shift their low-yield paddy fields to corn and other high-yield crops, a local newspaper reported.
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Corn co-ops ease farmers' concerns

In a poor district in the Mekong Delta province of Long An, the setting up of maize co-operatives is ushering in greater efficiency and helping protect the environment.
Long An celebrates birth of revolutionary Politics

Long An celebrates birth of revolutionary

President Truong Tan Sang attended a ceremony to mark the 110 th anniversary of the birth of the late revolutionary Chau Van Liem, one of the founders of the Communist Party of Vietnam, in Duc Hoa district, in the southern province of Long An on June 29.
Biography of State President Truong Tan Sang Politics

Biography of State President Truong Tan Sang

Truong Tan Sang, Politburo member and standing member of the Secretariat of the Party Central Committee, was elected as Vietnam’s State President with 97.4 percent of votes, at the ongoing first session of the 13th National Assembly in Hanoi on July 25.