Climate change forecast to shrink rice yield Environment

Climate change forecast to shrink rice yield

Vietnam risks a loss of 7.2 million tonnes of rice yield and 3.2 percent of its agricultural land by the late 21st century as a result of climate change, according to a Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development forecast.
Few ethnic women join civic activities Society

Few ethnic women join civic activities

Experts at a women's empowerment forum agreed that although more women are taking part in social and civic activities, few ethnic minorities or disabled women join the activities.
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US-backed alliance launched to protect Ha Long Bay

The Ha Long Bay Alliance, a joint public-private effort between US and Vietnamese government officials, private-sector business partners and key local and national stakeholders, has been launched by the US Embassy in co-operation with the People's Committee of the northern province of Quang Ninh.
Remembering General Giap, our “Eldest Brother” Society

Remembering General Giap, our “Eldest Brother”

General Phung Quang Thanh, Politburo member, Deputy Secretary of the Central Military Commission, and Minister of National Defence, remembers the legendary general Vo Nguyen Giap who passed away on October 4 at the age of 103. Article featured by Nhan Dan Online.