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.
The development direction of brackish water shrimp farming and processing was discussed at a conference held in the southern province of Bac Lieu on September 14.
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”.
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.
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.
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.
As much as US$41.71 million was raised for the region’s social welfare fund at the 2016 Mekong Delta Economic Cooperation Forum (MDEC 2016) that closed in Hau Giang on July 15.
Shrimp foodstuff, bio-products as well as machines and equipment used in the shrimp breeding sector are being showcased at the Vietshrimp International Fair 2016.
VOV.VN - Dang Thu Thao from the Mekong delta province of Bac Lieu was crowned Miss Vietnam 2012 at the age of 21.
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.
Work on a project to connect rural areas in the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu to the national grid by 2020 began in Hong Dan district on April 28.
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.
VOV.VN - A taste of the ocean will come to Bac Lieu City on June 24-26 as organizers cook up plans to hold the first-ever shrimp festival at the Cao Van Lau Theatre in the city’s downtown centre.
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.
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.
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.
The Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu inaugurated a 99.2 MW wind-power plant on January 17.
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.
(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.
(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.