Cold wave to hit northern region

Cold wave to hit northern region

The center forecast a cold wave will arrive in Vietnam and become the first north east monsoon in this year’s autumn-winter which falls on September 7 to 8.
Rice farmers meet with slew of risks in granary of Vietnam

Rice farmers meet with slew of risks in granary of Vietnam

After suffering heavy damage due to drought, salt intrusion and lasting rains in the previous rice crops this year, farmers in the Mekong Delta have entered autumn winter crop hoping a better situation of income and living conditions but they faced with poor harvest and price drop.
Autumn-winter fashion week opens

Autumn-winter fashion week opens

The 2014 Vietnam Autumn-Winter Fashion Week featuring creations by 17 designers will be held in Hanoi from May 11 to 14.
Fashion show titled ‘Butterfly’ to charm fashion devotees

Fashion show titled ‘Butterfly’ to charm fashion devotees

A fashion show titled ‘Butterfly’ featuring the latest autumn-winter collection by well-known designer Do Manh Cuong will lure fashion lovers at Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center in District 7 in Ho Chi Minh City on November 12.
Farmers in Mekong Delta continue to face losses

Farmers in Mekong Delta continue to face losses

Farmers in the Mekong Delta have harvested hundreds of thousands of hectares of autumn-winter rice crop, through harsh weather conditions, but still have to face severe losses.

Farmers begin harvesting autumn-winter rice

According to the Cultivation Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, farmers in the Mekong Delta provinces of Dong Thap, Kien Giang, Hau Giang, and Can Tho have begun harvesting of more than 20,000 hectares of early autumn-winter rice crop.
Gov’t to purchase, stockpile rice from farmers

Gov’t to purchase, stockpile rice from farmers

Nguyen Thanh Bien, deputy minister of Industry and Trade, said at a meeting with the Vietnam Food Association in Ho Chi Minh City on Thursday, that the Government will purchase and stockpile large quantities of summer-autumn and autumn-winter rice from farmers this year.