Vietnam makes biotechnology progress Sci-Tech

Vietnam makes biotechnology progress

Vietnam’s rapid progress in research and application of biotechnology in agriculture is contributing to the country’s goals for green growth and farmers’ demands, according to experts.
Localities brace for storm Bebinca Society

Localities brace for storm Bebinca

Northern coastal provinces are bracing for storm Bebinca as the storm is forecast to land in the northern coastline from the Hai Phong city to Nghe An province.
Northern, north central regions brace for storm Bebinca  Environment

Northern, north central regions brace for storm Bebinca

The National Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control and the National Committee for Disaster Response, Search and Rescue issued an official dispatch in response to storm Bebinca, the fourth of its kind hitting the country this year.
Economy shows signs of losing momentum: expert Business

Economy shows signs of losing momentum: expert

Vietnam’s economy grew at a fast pace in the first half of 2018 compared to the previous years, but there are indications that it is losing momentum – a problem not only in the last half of the year but also in 2019 and 2020.
Mekong Delta region warned about serious flooding Society

Mekong Delta region warned about serious flooding

Localities in the Mekong Delta and some ministries have been urged to stay active to respond to and mitigate impact of flooding as the Mekong River is now in full spate and the water level still keeps rising.
Prevention and relocation plan needed for southern region Society

Prevention and relocation plan needed for southern region

More effective plans for natural disaster prevention are needed in the Mekong Delta, which plays an important role in the economy, but is threatened by natural disasters, climate change and landslides, Nguyen Truong Son, Deputy Director General of the Vietnam Disaster Management Authority, said in Can Tho city on July 29.
Front sends relief to flood-hit Yen Bai Society

Front sends relief to flood-hit Yen Bai

The Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) has provided 1 billion VND (44,000 USD) in financial relief for the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai, which was severely hit by floods over the past few days.