Coffee exports down in 9 months Business

Coffee exports down in 9 months

Vietnam’s coffee exports in the first nine months of this year fell by 13.3 percent in volume to 1.25 million tonnes and 21.9 percent in value to 2.15 billion USD compared with the same period of last year.
Kien Giang province increases rice output Business

Kien Giang province increases rice output

The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang, the country’s largest rice producer, is expected to produce 4.3 million tonnes of paddy this year, up more than 35,200 tonnes against last year, according to its Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.
PM directs landslide prevention in Mekong Delta Environment

PM directs landslide prevention in Mekong Delta

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung inspected a coastal dyke in Tan Thanh commune, Go Cong Dong district, one of the landslide hotspots in the Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang, on September 27.
Inflation around 3.3 – 3.5 percent this year: Deputy PM Business

Inflation around 3.3 – 3.5 percent this year: Deputy PM

The Steering Committee for Price Management held a meeting in Hanoi on September 27, during which Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue said that if there are no unexpected factors, this year’s inflation can be kept at around 3.3 – 3.5 percent.
Mekong Delta agriculture adapts to climate change Society

Mekong Delta agriculture adapts to climate change

The Mekong Delta has restructured agriculture towards climate-change adaptation and market demand by establishing specialised farming areas for its key agricultural products, and by growing other crops on ineffective rice fields or rotating rice with other crops on the same field.
Paragliding festival returns to Yen Bai province Videos

Paragliding festival returns to Yen Bai province

A paragliding festival, part of the on-going Muong Lo Tourism-Culture Week and the Mu Cang Chai Terraced Field Festival, has impressed thousands of domestic and foreign visitors to Mu Cang Chai.
Paragliding festival returns Yen Bai province Culture - Sports

Paragliding festival returns Yen Bai province

The paragliding festival which opened in Mu Cang Chai district’s Lim Mong village, the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai, on September 21 has impressed thousands of domestic and foreign visitors to the locality those days.
Dong Thap to flood rice fields for fertility Society

Dong Thap to flood rice fields for fertility

The Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap plans to release floodwaters into 90,200ha of rice fields in this year’s rainy season to fertilise the soil and flush away rice disease pathogens.
Vietnam-Tanzania relations further consolidated: diplomat Politics

Vietnam-Tanzania relations further consolidated: diplomat

Vietnamese Ambassador to Tanzania Nguyen Kim Doanh stressed the continued solidification of the two countries’ relations in 2019 while addressing a banquet marking Vietnam’s 74th National Day (September 2) in Dar es Salaam city on September 12.