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Nuts for bananas: a snack of youth

Nuts for bananas: a snack of youth

To many Mekong Delta locals, grilled banana dipped in coconut milk represents a vessel of delightful childhood memories.

Saline intrusion in Mekong Delta likely to linger on

Saline intrusion in Mekong Delta likely to linger on

Saline intrusion in the Mekong Delta will likely remain at a high level until the end of April or early May, before gradually declining, according to the National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting.

Vietnam reports 122nd, 123rd COVID-19 cases

Vietnam reports 122nd, 123rd COVID-19 cases

VOV.VN - A 24-year-old female patient of Vietnamese nationality, from Can Loc District in Ha Tinh province and a 17-year-old female patient of Vietnamese nationality, residing in Binh Dai district, Ben Tre province on March 23 became the 122nd and 123rd COVID-19 cases in Vietnam after their samples tested positive for SARS-CoV-2 virus.

UNDP assists Mekong Delta in drought response efforts

UNDP assists Mekong Delta in drought response efforts

The UN Development Programme (UNDP) and the Partnership for Disaster Risk Reduction under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) signed an agreement on March 17 to support the Mekong Delta’s response to drought and saltwater intrusion.

Candied coconut ribbons, a Tet delicacy

Candied coconut ribbons, a Tet delicacy

Candied coconut ribbons, which are made from coconut meat, sugar, and milk, becomes a snack favoured by many Vietnamese, especially during Tet holidays.

Vietnam, Japan promote investment to develop food chains

Vietnam, Japan promote investment to develop food chains

Vietnam and Japan have achieved many positive outcomes in agriculture cooperation, and the two sides will continue working together to build sustainable food value chains in the near future, according to the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA).

Ben Tre coconut festival 2019 kicks off

Ben Tre coconut festival 2019 kicks off

The fifth Ben Tre Coconut Festival, themed “Coconuts on the Way to Integration and Sustainable Development”, opened in the Mekong Delta city of Ben Tre on November 16 in the presence of National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.

EC’s inspectors to check Vietnam’s IUU fishing combat

EC’s inspectors to check Vietnam’s IUU fishing combat

An inspection team from the European Commission’s Directorate General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries will visit Vietnam from November 5 – 14 to conduct the second review of Vietnam’s implementation of recommendations regarding illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing, according to a Vietnamese official.

Ben Tre seeks to boost exports of key farm produce

Ben Tre seeks to boost exports of key farm produce

China has high demand for fruits but new measures are needed to encourage Vietnamese exporters to ship their fruits officially to China rather than through border trade, a recent seminar heard in Ben Tre province.