Bridge completes HCM City beltway Society

Bridge completes HCM City beltway

Rach Chiec Bridge No 2 on the Eastern Belt Road in HCM City's District 9 opened to traffic on December 29, and it will be formally inaugurated before the Lunar New Year in early February.
Business

New opportunities for Vietnam’s cocoa industry

Agricultural officials, experts, farmers, and business executives on September 30 discussed the state of the cocoa industry and the opportunities to develop it in Binh Phuoc and the south-eastern region at a seminar held in the province.
Politics

Deputy PM urges for stronger farmer-business links

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh on March 24 urged localities in the south-eastern, southern central and Central Highlands regions to make full use of their strengths to introduce new models of production and strengthen connectivity between farmers and businesses.
Business

Fertilizer plant help reduce imports

Over the past five years, PetroVietnam Fertilizer and Chemicals Joint Stock Company (PVFCCo) has produced nearly 3.5 million tonnes of fertilizer, saving the country 1.3 billion USD against importing the product.
Society

New census shows slowing population growth

The results of a government census reveal that Vietnam ’s population rose by nearly 12 percent in the past ten years, making it the third most-populous ASEAN nation and the 13th most densely-populated in the world.