Hoi An Kumquat readies for Tet Videos

Hoi An Kumquat readies for Tet

Kumquat orchards in Hoi An city, central province of Quang Nam are currently crowded as thousands of people are selecting their kumquat pots for decoration during Tet holiday.
Vietnam’s colourful markets Society

Vietnam’s colourful markets

No one can count how many markets there are in Vietnam but many agree that they are the vivid reflection of the Vietnamese culture.
Cocoa to be grown with cashew trees Business

Cocoa to be grown with cashew trees

The southeastern province of Binh Phuoc, the country’s largest cashew producer, plans to intercrop cocoa with a total of 50,000 ha of cashew trees in an aim to raise farmers’ incomes.
New life for Mekong floating market Culture - Sports

New life for Mekong floating market

The Mekong Delta province of Hau Giang is developing eco-tourism products based on its rivers, fruit orchards, and rural sights and life, according to its Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
Less Mekong Delta fruit, higher prices Business

Less Mekong Delta fruit, higher prices

The price of fruit in the Mekong Delta has risen recently as the impact of drought and salt water intrusion has caused fruit output to decline while demand has increased.
Drought-hit Ben Tre bears no festival fruit Society

Drought-hit Ben Tre bears no festival fruit

Ben Tre has called off all fruit exhibitions and festivals scheduled for this year, with authorities saying drought and saline intrusion have decimated its orchards and there is nothing more to show.
Fallen soldiers laid to rest in An Giang Society

Fallen soldiers laid to rest in An Giang

The remains of 29 Vietnamese soldiers who laid down their lives during the US war were reburied in Khanh Binh commune, An Phu district, in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang, between March 22-30.