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Dozens feared dead as boat capsizes off coast of Vietnam

Dozens feared dead as boat capsizes off coast of Vietnam

VOV.VN - Dozens of people went missing today (Apr. 6) as a boat participating in the Nghinh Ong (Whale Worshipping) Festival off the coast of Bac Lieu Province capsized, search and rescue forces have reported.

Vietnam takes action against bird flu

Vietnam takes action against bird flu

VOV.VN - H5N1 and H5N6 bird flu outbreaks are spreading in Quang Ngai and Bac Lieu province. Tens of thousands of fowls have been culled over the past two weeks. Relevant agencies are taking steps to contain the outbreak.

Bac Lieu calls for investment in sea encroachment prevention

Bac Lieu calls for investment in sea encroachment prevention

The southern coastal province of Bac Lieu needs around VND250 billion (US$11 million) to upgrade the local sea dikes which were damaged recently, said Le Hoang Tung, Deputy Director of the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Bac Lieu’s district focuses on marine economic development

Bac Lieu’s district focuses on marine economic development

Dong Hai district in the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu is focusing on developing its coastal and sea areas, considering them to be important zones that help the district become a locality with strong marine economic development.

Lunar New Year celebrated nationwide

Lunar New Year celebrated nationwide

VOV.VN - The Lunar New Year (Tet) is joyfully celebrated nationwide. The atmosphere on the last day of the year is so special, marking the transition from the old year to the new year.

Cooperative groups connect fishermen at sea

Cooperative groups connect fishermen at sea

Fishing and fishery logistics cooperative groups have proved to be effective, benefiting fishermen in Ganh Hao town of Dong Hai district, the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu.

Pre-Tet visits paid to former State leaders, the poor

Pre-Tet visits paid to former State leaders, the poor

A Hanoi delegation led by Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Hoang Trung Hai and Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung visited former Party, State and National Assembly leaders on the threshold of the Lunar New Year (Tet).

More efforts urged to reorganise shrimp industry

More efforts urged to reorganise shrimp industry

According to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) in 2016 Vietnam’s shrimp exports revenue reached US$3.1 billion, a year-on-year increase of nearly 4%.

Gov’t OKs three special economic zones

Gov’t OKs three special economic zones

The Government has approved a plan to build three special economic zones (SEZs) to spearhead the country’s growth and exploit local advantages to impel growth there.

Japan trade officials study Bac Lieu business environment

Japan trade officials study Bac Lieu business environment

A delegation from the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO)’s office in HCM City made a trip to Bac Lieu on October 28 to learn about business environment and investment opportunities in the southern province.

Shrimp farming to drive Bac Lieu’s agriculture

Shrimp farming to drive Bac Lieu’s agriculture

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has given a nod to the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu to set up a high-tech agriculture zone aiming to make shrimp breeding a locomotive of the local agriculture.