TAGs: Mekong Delta

Can Tho to boost win-win cooperation with Laos

22/11/2016 09:27

The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho will boost mutually-beneficial cooperation with Laos in mechanical engineering, handicraft, apparel and services in the near future, said Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Truong Quang Hoai Nam.

Diversifying rice varieties to combat climate change

31/10/2016 16:55

The effects of this year’s severe drought on agriculture in the economically vital Mekong Delta will be felt for months, if not years, to come, say environmentalists and United Nations experts.

Delegation of US Embassy in Vietnam works with Bac Lieu Police

08/10/2020 16:00

PSNews - The Ministry of Public Security assigned its Department of Foreign Affairs in collaboration with the US Embassy in Vietnam to organize field trips to and work with municipal/provincial police departments in the Mekong Delta, with the aim of exchanging experience in fighting against transnational crimes.

Kien Giang cracking down on illegal fishing

18/08/2020 21:07

The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang is identifying the measures needed to have the “yellow card” warning from the European Commission (EC) for illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing removed, according to local authorities.

Mekong Delta’s fruit farming area to be expanded

18/08/2020 18:45

The fruit farming area in the Mekong Delta, the largest agricultural hub in Vietnam, is set to be expanded by 150,000ha between now and 2030 to help with local agriculture’s sustainable development and adaptation to climate change.

Localities, exporters propose lifting rice export limits

23/04/2020 16:13

Officials from provinces and cities in the Mekong Delta – the country’s rice granary - and rice exporters have urged the government to resume rice exports without setting limits, saying many firms face difficulties because of this.

Kien Giang to expand industrial shrimp farming

16/03/2020 17:32

The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang plans to increase the area under industrial and semi-industrial shrimp farming models to 3,200ha and annual output to 28,000 tonnes this year, according to its Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Kien Giang aims to raise value of key farming products

28/01/2020 17:28

The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang will focus on increasing the value and competitiveness of its agriculture produce this year, especially key items such as rice and fisheries, according to the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Tra Vinh farmers harvest mud crab for Tet, earn high profit

19/01/2020 21:04

Farmers in the Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh are entering the mud crab harvest for Tet (Lunar New Year) and earning a high profit of 30 - 35 million VND (1,300 - 1,500 USD) per hectare as demand is high for the coming holiday, which falls on January 25.

Tien Giang aims to attract more investment in 2020

02/01/2020 22:09

The Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang is working hard to improve its investment environment with the aim of attracting at least eight projects with total capital expected to stand at 80 million USD in 2020.