Long An to expand high-quality, hi-tech rice farming Business

Long An to expand high-quality, hi-tech rice farming

The Mekong Delta province of Long An plans to increase its rate of high-quality rice cultivation to 70 -75 percent during 2021 – 2025 from the current 50 percent, according to its Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Online forum introduces potential of Halal food Business

Online forum introduces potential of Halal food

An online forum was held in Hanoi on November 30 to introduce the potential of the global Halal food market and the opportunities for Vietnam, with over 300 delegates from home and abroad taking part.
People benefit from Green Annamites Project Society

People benefit from Green Annamites Project

Nearly 30,000 people have benefited from improved natural resource management and biodiversity conservation thanks to the Green Annamites Project in Quang Nam and Thua Thien-Hue provinces.
Indonesia urges EAS to continue building “strategic trust” ASEAN

Indonesia urges EAS to continue building “strategic trust”

Indonesian President Joko Widodo sent a clear message that as a leader-level dialogue forum, the East Asia Summit (EAS) must continue to build “strategic trust” and strengthen cooperation in the region, especially to deal with COVID-19, the country’s Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi has said.
Hanoi’s agriculture strives to achieve growth target Business

Hanoi’s agriculture strives to achieve growth target

With a growth target of more than 4.1 percent this year, Hanoi's agricultural sector is focusing on developing production, implementing winter crop production, and preparing goods for the year-end market and Tet (Lunar New Year).
Dong Thap preserves endangered pink mandarin Business

Dong Thap preserves endangered pink mandarin

The Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap has approved a project to preserve the specialty pink mandarin of its Lai Vung district, which is facing a threat of dying out, over the next five years.
Ha Giang, Ninh Thuan provinces to receive crop seeds Society

Ha Giang, Ninh Thuan provinces to receive crop seeds

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has decided to provide seeds from the national reserve to the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang and the south-central province of Ninh Thuan, to support people hit by natural disasters and drought this summer and autumn.
Surprisingly beautiful lotus pond in autumn Travel

Surprisingly beautiful lotus pond in autumn

Last week, a range of beautiful images of a pond near Mua cave in the northern province of Ninh Binh were widely shared on social media. Many were surprised at seeing blooming lotuses at a time when they should wither.