(VOV) - Since 2011, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has been helping Mekong delta provinces predict and assess the impact of climate change for the 2020-2050 period.
(VOV) - More than 500 students across the country will take part in a trans-Vietnam bike tour from Hanoi to Ca Mau to raise funds for disadvantaged people.
(VOV) -The National Table Tennis Championships – Vietnam Oil and Gas-Ca Mau Fertilizer Cup 2013 – officially kicked off in Da Lat city, the Central Highland province of Lam Dong, on April 23.
Mui Ca Mau (Ca Mau Cape) National Park in the southernmost province of Ca Mau received the certificate recognizing it as the 2,088th world Ramsar site at a ceremony on April 13.
(VOV) - Ways to preserve natural and cultural values for the sustainable development of the Mekong Delta region were discussed at a forum in the southernmost province of Ca Mau on April 12.
(VOV) - The Governments of Germany and Australia have provided non-refundable aid worth over EUR18 million to a climate change adaptation programme in Vietnam’s Mekong River Delta.
The General Office for Population and Family Planning (GOPFP) scheme will expand prenatal and newborn screening in 13 provinces and cities in the Mekong Delta this year.
Authorities in the Mekong Delta are taking measures to prevent forest fires during the dry season as water levels in canals and streams are dangerously low.
(VOV) -Over 1,500 international travelers have arrived in the central city of Danang over the first five days of the Lunar New Year (Tet) festival.
While the nation enjoys Tet, on February 12 (3rd day of the 2013 Lunar New Year) more than 1,200 fishing vessels from Song Doc town, Tran Van Thoi district of southern Ca Mau province headed out to sea, with hope for a successful first catch of the year.
(VOV) -The Southernmost province of Ca Mau earned nearly US$60 million from aquatic exports in January, a year-on-year increase of 16 percent which is the highest record in the last five years.
(VOV) - The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho hosted a seminar on January 28 discussing ways of helping local residents adapt to climate change.
Australian ultra-marathon athlete Pat Farmer has ended his 3,000km run from the top to the bottom of Vietnam after 40 days on the road.
(VOV) -The National Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting Centre has announced the eye of 2013’s first storm reached the Spratly Islands at 4 am on January 5, bearing winds gusting between 75–88km per hour.
(VOV) - The southernmost province of Ca Mau expects to bring their export turnover to US$1.050 billion in 2013, up 10.5 percent on last year.