A fishing boat moving to shelter in Ca Mau province (Photo: SGGP)

Pabuk moves away from Vietnam, leaving heavy rainfall

Tropical storm Pabuk has been moving away from the waters off the southern region of Vietnam but still causing heavy rainfall for the last several days, inundating tens of thousands of winter spring rice crop and damaging Tet flower production in the Mekong Delta.

A view of the conference (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC works with Mekong Delta provinces on market stabilization

Industry and trade departments in HCMC and 13 provinces and cities in the Mekong Delta signed a cooperation agreement on supply and demand connectivity and market stabilization at a conference in Long An province on December 19.
Vietnam Rice Festival kicks off in Long An province

Vietnam Rice Festival kicks off in Long An province

The third Vietnam Rice Festival was opened in the Mekong Delta province of Long An last night with 1,058 stalls of 621 localities and businesses registering to attend the event.
Corporation proposes $1.27 billion expressway in Mekong Delta

Corporation proposes $1.27 billion expressway in Mekong Delta

Cuu Long Corporation for Investment, Development and Project Management of Infrastructure has proposed the Ministry of Transport to permit preparation for construction of Chau Doc-Can Tho-Soc Trang expressway in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam, said the company on December 17.

A Tet flower garden in Sa Dec city, Dong Thap province

Mekong Delta ready to supply flowers for Tet holiday

Farmers in the Mekong Delta are now focusing on flower and ornamental plant care for Tet holiday which will fall in early February this year, expecting good crop because of ongoing advantageous weather.
Mekong Delta runs out of five-in-one vaccine

Mekong Delta runs out of five-in-one vaccine

Nearly three months some provinces in the Mekong delta have run out of five-in-one vaccine causing anxiety amongst parents meanwhile replacing vaccine has not been distributed.