Agriculture insurance saves farmers from crop losses Business

Agriculture insurance saves farmers from crop losses

In spite of being implemented in 2011, the Government-supported agriculture insurance programme which aims to protect farmers against losses of crops and livestock has so far failed to attract farmers due to high premium and complicated procedures.
Arms trafficker detained in HCM City Society

Arms trafficker detained in HCM City

Border guards in Ho Chi Minh City have arrested a man suspected of illegally transporting guns and ammunition from another country to Vietnam through the city port.
New Year gifts to Lao, Cambodian, Mozambican students in Thai Binh Society

New Year gifts to Lao, Cambodian, Mozambican students in Thai Binh

The People’s Committee of northern Thai Binh province on January 23 presented nearly 450 gifts to Lao, Cambodian and Mozambican students who are studying at the Thai Binh University of Medicine and Pharmacy, each worth 250,000 VND (10.8 USD), on the occasion of the upcoming lunar New Year.
Man in Thai Binh gets 13 years in jail for overthrow attempt Society

Man in Thai Binh gets 13 years in jail for overthrow attempt

The People’s Court of northern Thai Binh province sentenced Nguyen Van Tuc to 13 years in jail for “attempting to overthrow the people’s administration” under Clause 1, Article 79 of the 1999 Penal Code at the first-instance trial on April 10.
Ministry boosting economic zones Business

Ministry boosting economic zones

The Ministry of Planning and Investment is developing a decree aimed at boosting the development of industrial zones (IZs) and economic zones (EZs).
Official guarantees summer power Business

Official guarantees summer power

The country will receive adequate power this summer, Dinh The Phuc, Deputy Head of Electricity Regulatory Authority of Vietnam (ERAV) under the Ministry of Industry and Trade, said.
Police target illegal fireworks over Tet Society

Police target illegal fireworks over Tet

Police will launch campaigns to deter violations related to firecrackers, weapons, explosive materials and similar items in key border areas to assure a safe and peaceful Tet holiday.