(VOV) - A Communist Party of Vietnam delegation attended the 20th Sao Paulo forum held for the first time in La Paz capital of Bolivia from August 25-29.
The US embassy has given US$40,000 to authorities in the northern province of Vinh Phuc to enable them to restore a traditional dinh (communal house) built nearly 300 years ago.
(VOV) - The US Embassy in Hanoi on August 12 announced a grant of US$40,000 to the Vinh Phuc provincial People’s Committee for the preservation of Cam Gia temple in An Tuong commune, Vinh Tuong district.
The capital has outlined a plan to restore traditional craft villages, which are rapidly disappearing.
(VOV) -Metro Hiep Phu Centre of Metro Cash & Carry Vietnam has placed second in an energy efficiency management competition organised by the ASEAN Centre for Energy.
(VOV) -Japan’s Yanmar Company is implementing a pilot project to supply 180 composite vessels to Vietnamese fishermen to help them increase tuna yield and quality.
(VOV) -Vietnamese seafood exporters are facing innumerable difficulties as overseas markets are imposing a variety of trade barriers and challenges, including levying anti-dumping tariffs on imports from Vietnam.
(VOV) - More than 300 people attended the opening day of an open air green tourism festival in Danang city on July 20 as part of activities to promote eco-tourism in the city.
The domestic tuna industry will find it difficult to reach its export value target for the year because of reduction in exports since the beginning of this year.
(VOV) - Dong Nai province’s exports for June to the Republic of Korea (RoK) skyrocketed 250% over last year’s same period to US$190 million, bringing total cumulative exports for H1 to US$644 million.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has approved a project on the conservation of critical wetland areas and adjacent landscapes with the aim of establishing two more wetland preservation areas in northern Thai Binh province and central Thua Thien-Hue province.
(VOV) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has underscored the need to effectively implement ethnic policies and ethnic affairs of the Party and State’s strategic issues at a working session with the National Assembly (NA) Ethnic Council and the Government Committee for Ethnic Affairs on July 8.
(VOV) - In the northern mountain commune of Bat Xat of Lao Cai province, the Black Ha Nhi ethnic people live in 8 out of 16 villages, making up 54% of the commune’s population.
(VOV) - The country’s imports of corn in the first six months of the year exploded to 2.33 million tonnes valued at roughly US$600 million, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has reported.
(VOV) -Participants at a July 4 conference in central Nha Trang city stressed the need for the State to allocate VND5,770 billion for developing a value chain for tuna fish.