Ministry prioritises afforestation projects Environment

Ministry prioritises afforestation projects

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MNRE) is giving top priority to afforestation and reforestation projects in line with Vietnam's Support Programme to Respond to Climate Change (SP-RCC).
Society

Central province seeks ways to help the poor

The central province of Phu Yen has started the national programme on poverty reduction in 2014, with a target of helping over 5,200 poor families escape poverty and reduce the poverty rate by 2.5 percent compared to 2013, the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Online Newspaper reported.
Society

More storm shelters built in Tien Giang

Additional 600 models of storm shelters have been put into use in Go Cong Dong and Tan Phu Dong districts, southern Tien Giang province, helping locals in coastal areas access a safer place during the storm season.
Business

Coastal Phu Yen invests in tourism infrastructure

Endowed with bountiful natural resources which underpin the development of tourism, a key sector set to spearhead the provincial growth plans, Phu Yen has begun to make a name for itself both in Vietnam and internationally. Report by the Vietnam Economic News.
Society

Training focuses on sea, island dissemination

The southern central coastal province of Phu Yen on June 27 opened training classes on foreign news services and dissemination on national seas and islands for officials at 56 coastal communes.
Society

Fishing teams protect Phu Yen fishermen

As many as 103 fishing teams have been established in the southern coastal province of Phu Yen to improve safety at sea, with the participation of 787 fishing vessels and nearly 7,000 fishermen.
Society

Full moon festival brings joy to disadvantaged children

The Sai Gon Giai Phong newspaper on Sept. 28 presented 3,000 gifts to orphans and children with disabilities in Central Highlands Kon Tum province on the occasion of the traditional and popular Full Moon Festival that falls on Oct. 3 this year.