VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc proposed an initiative to set up a global network on sharing data on sea and oceans towards a global framework on preventing marine plastic waste at a discussion on climate and the environment within the framework of the G20 Summit in Osaka on June 29.
VOV.VN - Despite taking drastic measures in the fight against African swine fever (ASF), the epidemic has spread further throughout the Mekong Delta region.
Authorities of the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on June 13 held a meeting with the Vietnam Airlines Corporation to discuss the implementation of an aviation logistics hub project in the city.
The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho wishes to receive Canadian investments in high-tech agriculture so that local staples can meet stringent requirements in some foreign markets.
A conference to seek methods towards boosting rice trade cooperation between Vietnam and China was held in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang on May 9.
VOV.VN - The high costs of logistic services stunt the competitiveness of Vietnamese goods when sent to the global market, heard a workshop held in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on April 23.
Can Tho, the most populated city in the Mekong Delta region, aims to become the first smart city in the southwestern region by 2025, according to Dao Anh Dung, Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee.
Representatives of Mekong Delta localities, central departments, and agencies, as well as scientists gathered at a conference in the city of Can Tho on January 15 to discuss the potential impacts of the Pak Lay hydropower project in Laos, especially to Vietnam’s Mekong Delta region.
VOV.VN - From the beginning of the year, the Dong Thap provincial Employment Service Centre has sent 1,110 locals to work abroad, 110 more guest workers than the target set for the year, according to the Centre’s director Nguyen Thi Minh Tuyet.
Many Vietnamese celebrities have taken part in a TV show to call for donations to build bridges for small and remote communities, thus eliminating unsafe boat rides, a common means of transportation there.
VOV.VN - Seven bridges funded by property developer Novaland Group have been opened to public in the district of Hong Ngu in Dong Thap province after a near five month construction period.
VOV.VN - Experts have emphasized the need to implement a project to produce high quality tra fish breeds for the Mekong Delta region, which will bring high economic efficiency, improve product quality and develop a national brand to boost the sustainable development of tra fish industry.
The Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap is working to promote local tourism through three kinds of tourism, namely eco tourism, historical site tourism and community-based tourism.
Tonnes of young shrimps and fish have recently been released to the wild across the Mekong Delta region for the restocking of marine resources.
VOV.VN - On February 21, the National Assembly Standing Committee debated the allocation of the central budget to implement the national target programme on building new-style rural areas in the Mekong Delta region between 2016-2020, at its 7th session in Hanoi.
VOV.VN - A conference on the role of Municipal and Provincial People’s Councils in promoting inter-regional links in the Mekong River Delta opened in Ben Tre province on November 5.
VOV.VN - The Cu Chi Tunnel, Mekong Delta region, Phu Quoc, Hoi An, Nha Trang, Mui Ne and Sapa are seen as favourite destination for foreign tourists coming to Vietnam, according to Skyscanner, the world’s travel search engine.
Long An leads the Mekong Delta region in foreign direct investment (FDI) attraction, according to the Saigon Giai Phong (Saigon Liberty) newspaper.
(VOV) - Farmers in the Mekong Delta region, as is true with most businessmen and women in Vietnam, lack a solid understanding of issues related to regional and global integration and the potential impact on their livelihoods.
The 20th Mekong Delta Region Fine Art Exhibition opened in Bac Lieu province on August 10, showcasing 233 works by 209 artists from regional localities.