Society

Biodiversity can help Mekong Delta

International climate change scientists met with Mekong Delta local experts and communities to discuss measures to cope with climate impacts at Kien Giang province's Rach Gia city on June 23.
Culture - Sports

Photo expo to boost Delta ties

A photo exhibition that has opened in HCM City's Lam Son Park aims to promote co-operation between the Mekong Delta and HCM City by highlighting past achievements through such cooperation.
Travel

New domestic air route to Mekong delta launched

The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines on Mar. 28 launched a new air route from Ho Chi Minh City to the Mekong delta city of Can Tho and the southern resort island of Phu Quoc and vice versa.
Society

Wanted man handed over to FBI

A Vietnamese American man, Le John, 29, accused of robbing two banks in the US, was handed over to the Federal Bureau of Investigation on May 14.
Society

Farmers near park rise from poverty

A programme to develop farming in the buffer zone of a national park in southern Kien Giang province has lifted more than 50 percent of its residents out of poverty, an official said.