More than 5,000 pigs have been culled in the southern province of Dong Nai’s four districts due to Africa Swine Fever, said Huynh Thanh Vinh, the director of the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development in Dong Nai Province.
Government officials, business groups and executives, and experts gathered at a conference in Dong Nai Province’s Bien Hoa City on Monday to discuss measures to enable the southern key economic region to remain spearhead of the country’s economic development.
The price of pig was at VND45,000-VND46,000 (US$1.98) per kilogram in Gia Kiem and Trang Bom districts in Dong Nai Province, an increase of VND7,000 – VND8,000 per kilogram compared to the lowest price at the end of March.
The Department of Industry and Trade of Dong Nai Province yesterday said that the US was still the largest export market of the province with turnover accounting for 25.7 percent of the province’s total exports.
Fraudulent trading and counterfeits have been complicated in the southern province of Dong Nai. Violations have become more diverse, highly sophisticated, and uncontrolled, especially trading and rampant advertising cosmetics and pharmaceuticals via the social network.
The People’s Committee of Dong Nai province yesterday approved an extra advance of nearly VND1.4 billion (US$61,000) on the provincial budget to pay social premium for workers of Korean Texwell Vina Compay, which owner has run away, so that they can enjoy unemployment insurance and maternity regime after ending labor contracts with the company.
Site clearance for construction of Long Thanh International Airport is expected to complete before 2021, said leaders of Long Thanh district People’s Committee in the southern province of Dong Nai yesterday.
Head of local forest protection station in the southern province of Dong Nai said within ten days, a group of seven wild elephants has devastated crops, fruits, and trees in the village No.4 in Dinh Quan District while on the way to find out food ravaging crops.