Tourist arrivals to Kien Giang surge in 2018 Travel

Tourist arrivals to Kien Giang surge in 2018

The southern province of Kien Giang estimates it will have welcomed 7.6 million tourist arrivals, including 580,000 foreigners, by the end of this year, up 25.5 percent and 57 percent against last year, respectively.
Kien Giang announces list of violating fishing vessels Society

Kien Giang announces list of violating fishing vessels

The Department of Agriculture and Rural Development of the southern province of Kien Giang has announced the list of 25 fishing vessels and owners violating the efforts to fight illegal, unreported, and unregulated fishing (IUU) as required by the European Commission.
Thai naval vessels dock in Phu Quoc Politics

Thai naval vessels dock in Phu Quoc

Two Thai naval vessels, the H.T.M.S Rattanakonsin and the H.T.M.S Kamronsin, led by Colonel Papon Hanphaiboon, Deputy Chief of the Thai Maritime Enforcement, Zone 1, with 213 sailors docked at Phu Quoc port, the southern province of Kien Giang on December 3, beginning a friendly visit to Vietnam that will last through December 6.
Kien Giang faces serious riverbank, coastal erosion Environment

Kien Giang faces serious riverbank, coastal erosion

The southern province of Kien Giang has seen complicated developments of riverbank and coastal erosion which is affecting local infrastructure and people’s daily lives, according to the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Sea-cleaning campaign launched Environment

Sea-cleaning campaign launched

A central-level campaign to clean up the sea for this year was jointly launched on July 28 at a ceremony on Phu Quoc island, the southern province of Kien Giang, by the Central Committee of the Vietnam Youth Union, the National Volunteers Centre, the Vietnam Television, the Ministry of Public Security, and the US Embassy
Vietnam, Tatarstan boost cooperation Politics

Vietnam, Tatarstan boost cooperation

Vietnamese Ambassador to Russia Ngo Duc Manh paid a working visit to the Republic of Tatarstan, one of the republics in the Russia Federation, from July 16-19 to boost cooperation in several potential fields.
Footwear giants flock to Vietnam Business

Footwear giants flock to Vietnam

Global footwear brands like Adidas, Nike and Puma are increasingly turning to Vietnam for their manufacturing needs due to its affordable labour costs and free trade agreements.
Vietnam, Cambodia universities forge ties Society

Vietnam, Cambodia universities forge ties

The Kien Giang University in Vietnam’s southern province of Kien Giang and Cambodia’s Chea Sim Kamchaymear University inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on cooperation in the Cambodian capital city of Phnom Penh on May 24.