Business

Mekong Delta farmers do well

The Mekong Delta is harvesting a bumper summer-autumn rice crop though the weather has been unfavourable, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Trial run for 500/220kV transformer station in Tra Vinh Society

Trial run for 500/220kV transformer station in Tra Vinh

The Electricity of Vietnam Group’s National Power Transmission Corporation (EVNNPT) put a 500/220kV transformer station at the Duyen Hai Power Centre in Duyen Hai district, the Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh, into operation on July 16 on a trial basis one month ahead of schedule.
Business

Vinh Long takes efforts to lure more tourists

The tourism sector of Mekong Delta Vinh Long province has promoted its historical and cultural relic sites and traditional villages along with its strength of eco-tourism in an effort to lure more tourists.
Society

Nation celebrates Liberation Day

Various activities are being held nationwide to mark the 39th anniversary of the liberation of Southern Vietnam (April 30) and the May Day (May 1).
Health

Can Tho makes effort to prevent measles

In the face of a high risk of measles transmission, the Preventive Health Centre (PHC) of the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho is promptly conducting preventive activities against measles in its districts, including a vaccination plan for local people.
Society

Birthday of Hoa Hao Buddhist sect’s founder marked

A ceremony to mark the 94 th birthday of the Hoa Hao Buddhist sect’s founder, prophet Huynh Phu So, was held in the sect’s holy land in Phu My town, Phu Tan district, the southern An Giang province on December 27 (the 25th day of the 11th month in the lunar calendar).