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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.

Music festival highlights tai tu art form

Music festival highlights tai tu art form

The Tai tu Music Festival 2016 opens on September 12 in Bac Lieu as part of the Mekong Delta city’s cultural activities to celebrate National Tourism 2016 with the theme “Discovering the Southern Land”.

Bac Lieu earns US$288 million from seafood exports

Bac Lieu earns US$288 million from seafood exports

The Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu earned US$288 million from seafood exports in the first eight months of 2016, fulfilling 55% of its yearly target, but dropping nearly 5% compared to the same period last year.

Images of Vietnam by amateur Turkish photo club

Images of Vietnam by amateur Turkish photo club

VOV.VN - Here’s a look at some amateur photos taken by the Sille Sanat Sarayi Photo Club of Turkey on their recent 15-day tour of Vietnam that they posted photos on their Facebook page.

Rare hawksbill turtle released in Bac Lieu

Rare hawksbill turtle released in Bac Lieu

An 1.3 kg hawksbill turtle, a rare species listed in the Red Book of Vietnam and the world, was released in the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu on July 19.

Bac Lieu expands brine shrimp farming area

Bac Lieu expands brine shrimp farming area

The Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu aims to expand Artemia (brine shrimp) farming from 200 hectares to 500 hectares, mostly in coastal localities by 2020, according to local authorities.

Deputy PM visits disaster-hit localities in Bac Lieu

Deputy PM visits disaster-hit localities in Bac Lieu

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung had a working session with authorities in the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu on April 27, concerning the condition of drought and saltwater intrusion at present.

Wartime bomb safely detonated in Bac Lieu

Wartime bomb safely detonated in Bac Lieu

Army engineers in the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu on March 30 successfully detonated a 340-kilogramme bomb discovered in An Phuc commune, Dong Hai district.

Climate change adaptation in Mekong Delta

Climate change adaptation in Mekong Delta

VOV.VN - Climate change has affected the production and lives of people in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam’s rice bowl. Appropriate models for adapting to climate change have become an urgent need for the region.

Bac Lieu calls for investment in key projects

Bac Lieu calls for investment in key projects

The Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu in 2016 will focus on calling for investment into projects involving hi-technology aquaculture breeding and high value export products.

Shrimp farming in Vietnam: the search for sustainability

Shrimp farming in Vietnam: the search for sustainability

Profitable shrimp farming produced a rapid transformation in the quality of life for people in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta region, but the unplanned expansion in production has also had negative effects on the environment and domestic shrimp trade.

US supports disaster risk management

US supports disaster risk management

(VOV) -The Vietnam Red Cross (VRC) is implementing a US$500,000 project on building disaster risk management capacity funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) with the aim of establishing a standard process of disaster risk management in Vietnam.

Ganh Hao maximizes maritime economic potential

Ganh Hao maximizes maritime economic potential

(VOV) - Ganh Hao township, Dong Hai district, Bac Lieu province, has a long coastline. Local people have turned poor coastal villages into a large commercial fishing port.