Erosion in My Hoi Dong Commune (photo: SGGP)

Gov’t deals with relocation of residents in eroded areas

Numerous islanders in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta have lost their lives, relatives, houses, land and other belongings because of rampant soil erosion that has caused many islands to disappear and difficulties for authorities in Mekong delta provinces in relocation for residents in erosion-plagued villages
A ceremony was held at the headquarters of the Cuban Ministry of Foreign Trade and Investment (MINCEX) on Monday to mark the delivery of 5,000 tones of Vietnamese rice to Cuba. — Photo daidoanket.vn

Vietnam gifts 5,000 tonnes of rice to Cuba



A ceremony was held at the headquarters of the Cuban Ministry of Foreign Trade and Investment (MINCEX) on Monday to mark the delivery of 5,000 tones of Vietnamese rice to Cuba.
Secretary General of the Communist Party of Vietnam Nguyen Phu Trong welcomed President of the Senate of Haiti Youri Latortue

VN & Haiti tighten friendly cooperative ties

Secretary General of the Communist Party of Vietnam Nguyen Phu Trong welcomed President of the Senate of Haiti Youri Latortue at the Office of the Party Central Committee yesterday at the invitation of  Vietnamese National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.
President of Vietnam Tran Dai Quang and his wife will visit Russia and Belarus (Illustrative photo:SGGP)

Vietnamese President to visit Russia and Belarus

At an invitation of President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin, President of Vietnam Tran Dai Quang and his wife will pay an official visit to Russian Federation, announced Ministry of Foreign Affairs yesterday.
Garment products for export at Duc Giang Corp, an affiliate of Vietnam Textile and Garment Group.  (Photo: VNA/VNS)

PM urges Vinatex reform

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged the Vietnam National Textile and Garment Group (Vinatex) to undertake comprehensive reform to develop its production and business. The message was conveyed yesterday to Vinatex by a working group led by Government Office Chirman Mai Tien Dung.
National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan (R) and President of the Senate of Haiti Youri Latortue (Source: VNA)

Vietnam, Haiti parliament heads in talks

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan and President of the Senate of Haiti Youri Latortue have agreed to soon establish a bilateral friendship parliamentary group in order to step up legislative ties between Vietnam and Haiti. 
Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue states at the meeting (Photo: VGP)

Vietnam has less than 1 percent of agricultural businesses

Vietnam had only 4,424 enterprises in agricultural, forestry and fishery field accounting for less than 1 percent of the total number of businesses nationwide, reported the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development yesterday.