Society

Rainwater rush in Rach Gia

Residents in Kien Giang province's Rach Gia city scrambled to find any kind of container in sight to help collect rain in the morning of July 14.
Environment

Kien Giang province braces for climate change

As a coastal province with a 200km long coastline, the southern province of Kien Giang is facing great challenges posed by climate change and rising sea level, which requires the province to take quick and drastic actions.
Business

Kien Giang to build new fishing vessels

The People’s Committee of the southern coastal province of Kien Giang has approved a plan to provide soft loans worth 160 billion VND (7.4 million USD) for local fishermen to build 14 new vessels and upgrade five others.
Five fisheries centres to be built nationwide Business

Five fisheries centres to be built nationwide

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development plans to build five fisheries centres across the country between 2015-2020, heard a conference held in Rach Gia city, the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang on December 16.
Society

Can Tho city invests 19.5 million USD in urban upgrade

Thirteen kindergartens and primary schools in Binh Thuy, Ninh Kieu, Cai Rang, O Mon districts, the Mekong delta city of Can Tho will be built as part of the Can Tho city sub-project of Vietnam – Mekong Delta Region National Urban Development Upgrading Project.
NGO vows to build kindergartens in Kien Giang Society

NGO vows to build kindergartens in Kien Giang

The non-government organisation Saigon Children’s Charity (SCC) will raise about 750,000 USD for the building of kindergartens in two poor districts in the southern province of Kien Giang.
Business

Kien Giang promotes high-quality rice production

The southern province of Kien Giang expects to harvest 7 tonnes per hectare in its intensive high-quality rice farming areas in the Winter-Spring crop 2013-2014, according to the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Vessels licensed to fish in Indonesian waters Society

Vessels licensed to fish in Indonesian waters

The Department of Agriculture and Rural Development of the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang on August 30 granted eight vessels with Directorate of Fisheries licences to operate in Indonesian waters for 12 months.