Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong on December 12 requested the Vietnam Farmers’ Union (VFU) to better perform its role in connecting the Party and State with farmers, protecting the legitimate rights and interests of farmers, and proposing policies for agriculture, farmer and rural development.
Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung emphasized the need to speed up the North-South expressway project, which plays an important role in the country’s socio-economic development at a yesterday meeting with relevant agencies on reviewing the preparation of the project.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $188 million loan to improve and upgrade 198 kilometers of roads in Vietnam’s mountainous northwest region, which has the highest poverty rate in the country.
Deputy minister of natural resources & environment Vo Tuan Nhan said at the 12th meeting 2018 held by The Dong Nai River’s environmental protection committee that the industrial parks in the cities, provinces along Dong Nai river basin so far have built waste water treatment plants, reaching 93 percent of its goal.
The central province of Quang Ngai center for hydro meteorological forecasting, the provincial committee for natural disaster prevention & control issued flood water levels in local rivers reached its peak this early morning and now is decreasing slowly.