Winter-Spring crops start nationwide Society

Winter-Spring crops start nationwide

Northern localities have basically completed rice sowing for the 2017-2018 Winter-Spring crops, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Society

Water levels rise in upper Mekong River

Water levels on the upper section of the Mekong River are rising rapidly, said Luu Van Ninh, Director of the An Giang provincial Hydro-meteorological Forecasting Centre.
Drought announced in Ninh Thuan province Society

Drought announced in Ninh Thuan province

The central province of Ninh Thuan’s People’s Committee on June 9 announced prolonged drought occurring in the locality since the outset of this year, which has created drastic losses in local agriculture and livelihoods.
Hau Giang: Rice market fares well Business

Hau Giang: Rice market fares well

The Mekong Delta province of Hau Giang saw a 5-10 percent rise in the price of rice thanks to national stockpile purchases in accordance with the Prime Minister’s decision, said Nguyen Van Tham, Deputy Director of the provincial Department of Industry and Trade.
Business

Central Highlands region records highest food production

Food production in the Central Highlands region experienced a robust year with the highest ever recorded output of 2.56 million tonnes in 2014, representing an increase of 100,000 tonnes from the previous year, according to the Steering Committee for the Central Highlands.