Vietnamese goods come to southern border area

A diverse array of Vietnamese goods are up for grabs at a fair in the border commune of Vinh Xuong, the southern province of An Giang, that has attracted over 11,000 local and Cambodian shoppers.

Dong Thap strives for 599 million USD exports

The Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap is striving to increase the export of its industrial and commercial goods to 599 million USD this year, according to the local Department of Commerce and Industry.

Ten outstanding young people honoured

Ten outstanding young people were honoured by the Central Committee of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union ( HCM CYU) at a ceremony in Hanoi on March 25.

Deputy PM works on rice, seafood consumption

Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai has affirmed that the expansion of the large-scale rice field model in the Mekong Delta region is on the right track, contributing to strong growth in regional localities, especially for farmers.
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Historic house lures tourists

The house owned by the Huynh Thuy family near the Tien River in Sa Dec town in the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap has become a popular destination for local and foreign tourists since it opened to the public in 2007.

Party leader works in Dong Thap province

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Nguyen Phu Trong paid a working visit to the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap on November 24-25 to inspect the implementation of the 11 th National Party Congress Resolution and Party building work in the locality.

Delta man becomes Mr Vietnam

Le Khoi Nguyen, 20, from the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap, has been crowned Mister Vietnam 2010, beating off 30 other contenders for the title in a pageant in the coastal city of Vung Tau.

An Giang to have new fish oil refining factory

Vietnam’s Sao Mai An Giang Group and Belgium’s Desmet Balesstra Group on Dec. 22 signed a contract to provide equipment for a fish oil refining factory in the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap.

Research on pollutants begins in Mekong region

Scientists from the Mekong Delta countries of Vietnam, Thailand, Myanmar, Laos and Cambodia and the US are convening in Ho Chi Minh City for a seminar on persistent organic pollutants (POPs) from December 13-16.