Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has signed a resolution to sustainably develop the Mekong Delta as part of efforts to cope with climate change.
Chairman of the People’s Committee of Can Tho city Vo Thanh Thong had a meeting with Indian Consul General in Ho Chi Minh City Srikar Reddy in the Mekong Delta city on November 20, during which the two sides show hope to forge partnership in agriculture and training.
The Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap has enhanced cooperation with Prey Veng province of Cambodia in health and education.
Gerard Daviot, who was re-elected President of the France-Vietnam Friendship Association (FVFA) at its 16th congress, stressed the need for the association to play a more active role in diversifying the Vietnam-France friendship in the time ahead.
The seventh Culture, Sports and Tourism Festival of the Khmer in 12 southern provinces kicked off in the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu on November 17.
The Mekong Agriculture Technology Challenge (MATch) was introduced in HCM City on November 16, aiming to support agricultural startups for the Mekong region’s agriculture to be turned into a more competitive and sustainable industry.
Visitors to Vietnam’s south-western region (the Mekong Delta) are attracted by the floating markets in the region.
VOV.VN -Vuong Thanh Tuyen has been selected to represent Vietnam at the Miss Asia Pacific International 2017 pageant in the Philippines on November 11-29, according to the Golden Lotus Entertainment Joint Stock Company.
The project for adaptation to climate change in the Mekong Delta has produced positive results in Tra Vinh province, said Director of the project’s provincial coordinating board Huynh Nghia Tho.
VOV.VN - The 3rd Oc Om Boc or Ngo junk race festival of the Khmer is taking place in Soc Trang province, drawing scores of teams from Mekong Delta provinces.
The third Vietnam-Japan Culture and Trade Exchange is taking place in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho from November 3 to 5, drawing the participation of nearly 100 businesses from both Vietnam and Japan.
Cross-border smugglers are transporting goods from Cambodia to Mekong Delta provinces by using boats during floods.
Real estate developer Novaland is working with the People’s Committee of Hong Ngu district in the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap to build seven new bridges.
Vietnam’s rice output during the summer-autumn crop was estimated at 11.5 million tonnes, an increase of 127,500 tonnes, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
A clean water supply system began operation in the Mekong Delta province of Vinh Long on October 30.
The Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang aims to preserve 350 long-tailed macaques monkeys living in a mangrove forest and develop eco-tourism as part of its tourism development plan by 2020.
A regional safe water supply project with total investment of about US$1.7 billion will be launched in the Mekong Delta, said a representative from the Technical Infrastructure Agency of the Ministry of Construction.
The Vietnam–Republic of Korea Vocational School was inaugurated in Phu Quoc island district in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang on October 27.
Corporate social responsibility to ensure the sustainable growth of the Vietnamese fishery sector was discussed at a seminar held in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on October 26.
Lao Deputy Prime Minister Sonexay Siphadone continued his Mekong delta tour with a working visit to the province of Tien Giang on October 26.