Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has commended Army Corps 16 under the Ministry of Defence on its role in local socio-economic development and defence-security maintenance during his visit to the military corps in the southeast province of Binh Phuoc on August 20.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc urged the southern province of Binh Phuoc to continue improving business climate and removing bottlenecks for investors, while attending an investment promotion conference in the locality on August 20.
Nineteen projects with total capital of US$1 billion received investment licenses at an investment promotion conference of southern Binh Phuoc province on August 20.
In the first half of this year, 600-700 small cashew processing factories have closed due to a lack of raw materials and capital for production, causing a headache for the sector to achieve the export goal of US$3.5 billion set for this year.
The southern province of Binh Phuoc has recorded 973 malaria cases in the first half of the year, up by 66% year-on-year, including one death, reported by the provincial Department of Health on July 16.
Nearly 500 plants from five species have been planted on 10,000 hectares of a forest in Dong Nai Biosphere Reserve, recognised in 2012 by UNESCO as one of eight biosphere reserves in Vietnam.
The southern province of Dong Nai posted a year-on-year growth rate of 7.5% in gross regional domestic product (GRDP) in the first half of 2018, Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Tran Van Vinh said.
The southern province of Binh Phuoc has lured 17 foreign-invested projects since the beginning of 2018, with total investment of over US$119.5 million, according to the provincial Department of Planning and Investment.
The Department of Agriculture and Rural Development of Binh Phuoc province has warned local farmers not to grow new cashew varieties that have not been certified by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development to ensure cashew quality is not affected.
Although the number of dengue fever cases in Vietnam in the first months of this year posted a year-on-year decrease of 41.4%, there remain numerous latent risks of the disease to break out, according to the Department of Preventive Medicine.
VOV.VN - May’s rubber exports are estimated to have reached 93,000 tons, worth US$133 million, a rise of 31.7% in volume and 33% in value compared to April, and up 54.4% in volume and 32.1% in value against the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
Police of the southern province of Binh Duong detected a wildlife transport case on April 28.
The National Office of Intellectual Property of Vietnam has issued a geographical indication (GI) certification to Binh Phuoc’s cashew.
The southern province of Binh Phuoc has attracted 11 investment projects totalling US$100 million in the first quarter of 2018, approximately equal to this year’s target.
Hundreds of persons with disabilities in the southern province of Binh Phuoc have benefited from a 2015-2018 project funded by the US Agency for International Development (USAID) which helps them fully integrate into society.
The CP Vietnam Corporation, based in the southern province of Binh Phuoc, plans to invest in a project to raise and process 100 million chickens per year for export.
A groundbreaking ceremony for five projects invested by businesses from the Republic of Korea was held on March 16 at Becamex – Binh Phuoc industrial and urban complex in Chon Thanh district, the southern province of Binh Phuoc.
The southern province of Binh Phuoc aims to replant 25,000 hectares and conduct intensive cultivation on another 41,000 hectares of cashew by 2020.
All enterprises in the southern province of Binh Phuoc have resumed their operation with 40,438 workers, or nearly 100%, returning to work after the week-long Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday.
Authorities of southern Binh Phuoc province and the six Cambodian provinces bordering Vietnam joined in a working session in Binh Phuoc on February 6 to review their cooperation in 2017 and map out tasks for 2018.