At a meeting with farmers in Dong Thap ( Photo: SGGP)

Trips to Japan change life of farmers

Rural laborers in the Mekong delta province of Dong Thap have streamed into Japan with the desire of becoming an owner of a small business after returning to Vietnam.


Mekong urged to deal with floods

Mekong urged to deal with floods

The National Center for Hydro Meteorological Forecasting said water levels in Mekong River are forecast to peak at 4.6m – 4.8m at Tan Chau Station, 4.1m to 4.3m at Chau Doc Station, warning level two and three.
Mekong farmers urged summer-autumn rice harvest

Mekong farmers urged summer-autumn rice harvest

Due to the week-long heavy rains accompanied by the Sepien Senamnoy dam collapse in Laos’ Attapeu province caused floodwaters in the upper section of the Mekong River are coming earlier and higher than previous years.

Traceable Dong Thap agricultural products enters HCMC

Traceable Dong Thap agricultural products enters HCMC

The Department of Industry and Trade of Dong Thap Province in the Mekong delta and its counterparts in Ho Chi Minh City co-held a seminar on “Building and developing traceable major agro-products chains”.

Cao Lanh mango (Source: Internet)

Dong Thap strives to turn mango into key export product

The Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap, the largest mango producer in the region with 9,200 hectares of mangos and a annual output of nearly 100,000 tonnes, is working to turn mango into a sustainable hard currency earner by 2020.

General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong during a working session in Dong Thap (Source: VNA)

Party chief inspects Dong Thap’s socio-economic development

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong visited the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap on April 13-14 to inspect its socio-economic performance and Party and political system building.