A performance at the festival (Photo: VNA)

Southern Khmer folk singing festival opens in Soc Trang

The first Khmer folk singing festival of the Mekong Delta region opened in Soc Trang province on October 1, drawing more than 300 contestants, mostly students, amateur artists and artisans from regional localities.
Kim Thai is selling lottery tickets (Photo: SGGP)

Lottery ticket seller becomes civil servant

Ethnic-minority man, Kim Thai, was officially admitted to work in the office of the administration in Soc Trang Province in the Mekong delta while he was selling lottery tickets.

Soc Trang province approves cow breeding to help poor households

Soc Trang province approves cow breeding to help poor households

The Mekong delta province of Soc Trang where most residents are Khmer pepople with low socioeconomic status compared to the country’s average development has approved the cow breeding project aiming to help locals to escape poverty.
 
Rice husks and straw can be turned into energy (Photo: VNA)

Soc Trang wants to fully tap biomass power potentials

A delegation from the General Directorate of Energy under the Ministry of Industry and Trade, and the Global Green Growth Institute on August 30 held a working session with the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang on the planning for biomass power development in the locality.
Soc Trang-Con Dao high-speed boat launched

Soc Trang-Con Dao high-speed boat launched

The high-speed boat from the Mekong Delta’s Soc Trang province to Con Dao will be launched in July, announced Superdong Fast Ferry Kien Giang Joint Stock Company.