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Coconut farming languishing

Coconut farming languishing

Exports of coconut-based products are sluggish due to challenges and difficulties facing the coconut processing industry and coconut cultivation, according to the Bến Tre Province Agricultural Promotion Centre.

Ben Tre Province culture, tourism week opens Aug. 29

Ben Tre Province culture, tourism week opens Aug. 29

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Culture, Sport and Tourism has announced that the second annual Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre Culture and Tourism Week will open August 29 and run through September 4.

Ben Tre calls for investment in 63 prioritised projects

Ben Tre calls for investment in 63 prioritised projects

The Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre is inviting investment in 63 priority projects in 2017-2020, said Truong Duy Hai, Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee at a press conference in Ho Chi Minh City on July 7.

Ben Tre-born student turns coir into hats

Ben Tre-born student turns coir into hats

VOV.VN - Freshman Nguyen Phuc Sang of the Ho Chi Minh city University of Economics and Finance has recently introduced hats made from coir, which are cheap and environmentally-friendly.

Dengue fever risks increase in Mekong Delta

Dengue fever risks increase in Mekong Delta

The number of dengue infections has risen significantly in the Mekong Delta, particularly in Can Tho city and the provinces of Dong Thap, Ben Tre, Ca Mau and Tien Giang, according to the Ministry of Health.

Top Cuban legislator welcomed in Ben Tre province

Top Cuban legislator welcomed in Ben Tre province

Chairman of the Cuban National Assembly Juan Esteban Lazo Hernandez led a delegation to the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre on June 17 within the framework of his official visit to Vietnam.

Ben Tre develops typical tourism products

Ben Tre develops typical tourism products

The province targeted to welcome 1.8-2 million tourists, including 450,000 foreign ones, and tourism revenue growth rate of up to 23 percent annually by 2020.

Tien Giang enjoys rise in visitors

Tien Giang enjoys rise in visitors

The Mekong delta province of Tien Giang has become increasingly attractive to domestic and foreign visitors, with the locality welcoming more than 425,000 tourists in the first quarter of this year, a rise of 7.1% year on year.

Cargill funds school project in Mekong Delta

Cargill funds school project in Mekong Delta

VOV.VN - An elementary school in the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre in southern Vietnam has opened its doors thanks to funding provided by Cargill under the umbrella of an ongoing employee-led initiative that began in 1995.