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Saturday, September 23, 2017
Tags: Mekong River delta
Ben Tre province: a shining pearl in southwestern region Ben Tre province: a shining pearl in southwestern region
Ben Tre is famous for not only coconut trees but also Cai Mon orchard village in Vinh Thanh commune, Cho Lach district, which is considered the “kingdom of bonsai trees” in the country and the cradle of fruit trees in the south. Its bonsai trees have been exported to the RoK, China and Taiwan.
Existing inadequacies of Vietnams legislation on agricultural land Existing inadequacies of Vietnam’s legislation on agricultural land
Current agricultural production in Vietnam is characterized by slow growth rate and low productivity. Despite the fact that Vietnam is now the second largest rice exporter in the world, its farmers’ lives have not been much improved and, as a result, many of them quit farming, leading to an increasing trend of abandoning rice fields and agricultural land in recent years.
Vietnam needs a unified legal framework against natural disasters and climate change Vietnam needs a unified legal framework against natural disasters and climate change
Over the recent years, big and abnormal natural disasters, including typhoon, flood, flash flood, drought, whirlwind, etc., have appeared more frequently and complicatedly in Vietnam, causing unprecedented serious consequences.
NA Standing Committee mulls over draft amendments to Penal Code NA Standing Committee mulls over draft amendments to Penal Code
Some debatable issues of a draft law on amendments and supplements to a number of articles of the 2015 Penal Code are among problems under scrutiny at the two-day seventh session of the National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee in Hanoi.
Long An province: flexing potential of gateway to Mekong river delta Long An province: flexing potential of gateway to Mekong river delta
Famous for its unspoiled landscape and intangible cultural heritage of humanity “don ca tai tu” (a genre of instrumental and vocal traditional music in southern Vienam), Long An province is also home to ancient Oc Eo culture, which formed and developed in the Mekong River delta from the first to sixth century.
Ministry plans to earn USD 900 million from beer liquor and beverage export Ministry plans to earn USD 900 million from beer, liquor and beverage export
By 2035, the country will produce around 5.5 billion liters of beer, 350 million liters of liquor and 15.2 billion liters of beverage, earning an export turnover of USD 900 million from these products.
Decision No. 403/QD-TTg of March 14 2016 Decision No. 403/QD-TTg of March 14, 2016
Approving the adjusted master plan on development of Vietnam’s coal industry through 2020, with prospects toward 2030 taken into consideration
Sea environment protection anti-salinization planned Sea environment protection, anti-salinization planned
In order to prevent more effectively marine environment pollution, the Prime Minister on May 11 issued Decision No. 798/QD-TTg, promulgating the plan on implementation of the Strategy for sustainable exploitation and use of marine resources and protection of marine environment through 2020, with a vision toward 2030.
Vietnam – US Joint Statement Vietnam – US Joint Statement
Vietnam and the US have issued a Joint Statement on the occasion of the visit by US President Barack Obama to Vietnam at the invitation of his Vietnamese counterpart Tran Dai Quang.
Climate Change Conference to reach agreement for preventing climate catastrophes Climate Change Conference to reach agreement for preventing climate catastrophes
More than 150 world leaders on November 30 opened an historic summit in Paris, France, with “the hope of all of humanity”, to seek a deal to avert the consequences of climate change.

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