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Thai Binh's agricultural economy boosted

Thai Binh's agricultural economy boosted

VOV.VN - For many decades, Thai Binh province has been a major granary of the Red River Delta with 70% of its population involved in agricultural production. Now, the province continues to lead in the new-style rural development movement with solutions compared as breakthroughs to create comprehensive changes for the local agricultural sector.

Over 1,500 delegates to attend Hanoi 2018 conference

Over 1,500 delegates to attend Hanoi 2018 conference

Over 1,500 delegates, including Government, ministry, sector and locality leaders, representatives from international organizations and diplomatic agencies, investors, and businesses are expected to attend the conference “Hanoi 2018- Cooperation, Investment and Development”.

Meeting marks Natural Disaster Prevention and Control Day

Meeting marks Natural Disaster Prevention and Control Day

The Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control, in collaboration with the United Nations in Vietnam, held a meeting in Hanoi on May 20 in response to Vietnam’s Natural Disaster Prevention and Control Day (May 22) with the theme “Joining hands for a society safe from natural disasters.”

Firms in Mekong Delta perform well in 2017

Firms in Mekong Delta perform well in 2017

The number of well-performing businesses in the Mekong Delta increased with higher revenues and profits in 2017, according to a survey recently announced by the Can Tho city chapter of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Spiritual tourism needs more boost

Spiritual tourism needs more boost

Spiritual tourism has become an indispensable part in spiritual life for many people. However, currently spiritual tourism is only popular during special occasions like during the spring festival. To tap the sector’s potential, it’s necessary to develop more activities to create a complete tourism product.

Government to promote private investment

Government to promote private investment

The public investment restructuring scheme in 2017-20 will focus on core sectors of the economy and major projects that give impetus to socio-economic development and promote public and foreign investments under public-private partnership (PPP) practice.

100-year-old sedge mat village on verge of extinction

100-year-old sedge mat village on verge of extinction

Sedge mats made by Xuan Duc village in the Red River Delta province of Nam Dinh have been in presence of Vietnamese people lives throughout the course of history. However, the craft of making sedge mats in the village is on verge of extinction within the competitive, ever-changing market.

Green works – new trend in sustainable development in Vietnam

Green works – new trend in sustainable development in Vietnam

VOV.VN - Green works are construction projects that offer energy and materials efficiency, minimal environmental impact, and maximal user friendliness. They have become a global trend in sustainable development to which climate change is a looming challenge.

Rural areas face environmental pollution

Rural areas face environmental pollution

The use of pesticides and chemical fertiliser in farming and the discharge of solid waste from craft villages and households are the main causes of rural environmental pollution, which has become more severe recently in a country with nearly 67% of the population living in rural areas.

Dengue fever emergency declared in northern Vietnam

Dengue fever emergency declared in northern Vietnam

VOV.VN - The Ha Nam Province People’s Committee declared a state of emergency on Thursday, August 3, to deal with a growing outbreak of dengue fever, spread by infected mosquitoes, with 100 cases confirmed year-to-date.