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Vietnam attracts US$12.33 billion in FDI in four months

Vietnam attracts US$12.33 billion in FDI in four months

Vietnam attracted US$12.33 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first four months of 2020, a year-on-year decrease of 15.5% due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, according the Ministry of Planning and Investment’s Foreign Investment Agency (FIA).

Newly registered FDI rises by nearly 45% in Q1

Newly registered FDI rises by nearly 45% in Q1

Vietnam granted investment licenses to 758 new projects worth US$5.5 billion in the first quarter of 2020, up nearly 45% from the same period last year, according to the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

Mekong Delta forests face increasing risk of fires

Mekong Delta forests face increasing risk of fires

All forests south of the Hau River in the Mekong Delta have been facing the threat of fire since the middle of this month, and any fire would spread very quickly because of the heat and low humidity, local authorities have warned.

Foreign investment falls 23.6 percent in first two months

Foreign investment falls 23.6 percent in first two months

The inflow of foreign investment into Vietnam experienced a year-on-year drop of 23.6 percent in the first two months of the year to 6.47 billion USD, according to a report from the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Foreign Trade Agency.

Mekong Delta grapples with erosion, subsidence

Mekong Delta grapples with erosion, subsidence

Erosion and subsidence along canals, rivers and coasts have been severe in many areas in the Mekong Delta and local authorities are struggling to raise funds for works to prevent them.

Mekong Delta provinces boost shrimp exports

Mekong Delta provinces boost shrimp exports

VOV.VN - Last year Vietnam earned nearly 4 billion USD from exporting shrimp products. The Ca Mau Peninsula, one of the country’s key areas of brackish water shrimp aquaculture, is aiming to produce 1.1 million tons and earn 10 billion USD in exports by 2025.

Japanese firms interested in high-tech farming in Bac Lieu

Japanese firms interested in high-tech farming in Bac Lieu

A Japanese business delegation led by President of the Solar Wind Technology Company Mochio Horiuchi held a working session with Vice Secretary of the Bac Lieu provincial Party Committee and Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Duong Thanh Trung on January 10.

Vietnam has 66 traditional medicine hospitals

Vietnam has 66 traditional medicine hospitals

Vietnam had 66 traditional medicine hospitals as of the end of 2019, an increase of two compared to the number in 2018, it was reported at a conference on January 7 of the Agency of Traditional Medicine Administration under the Health Ministry.

Vietnam to boost tourism development in protective forests

Vietnam to boost tourism development in protective forests

Developing tourism and services in protective and special-use forests in parallel with conservation will become a key part of the national economy in the future, said Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong.

Man in Bac Lieu jailed for spreading anti-State propaganda

Man in Bac Lieu jailed for spreading anti-State propaganda

The People’s Court of the southern province of Bac Lieu on November 26 sentenced a 38-year-old man to six years in jail and two years under mandatory supervision for “making, storing, spreading information, materials, items for the purpose of opposing the State of Socialist Republic of Vietnam.”

Exploring unique offshore wind farm in Bac Lieu

Exploring unique offshore wind farm in Bac Lieu

VOV.VN - Home to a total of 62 coastal turbines, each with a height of over 80 metres, the wind farm located in Vinh Trach Dong commune in the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu has developed into a popular regional tourist attraction.