Director of the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development in the Mekong delta province of Kien Giang Nguyen Van Tam yesterday fretted quick rising floodwater plus dam discharge will destroy 40,000 hectares of summer-fall paddy fields in the province.
Alarmingly, tobacco is making negative impact on public health and environment, socioeconomic condition, the Ministry of Health issued the warning at a meeting World No Smoking Day themed Tobacco and heart disease.
According to the National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center, the central provinces from Quang Binh to Phu Yen, the north part of the central highland region have consultatively suffered medium- heavy rains from December 4- 5.
Though Ho Chi Minh City provides training of massage skills to disabled people, restricted issuance of massage parlors causes difficulties for people with disabilities to earn living. This is one of the stories that prevent disable people from integration into the society and earning their living.
According to the National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center, a tropical low depression hitting the East Sea yesterday landed the seashore provinces from Quang Ninh to Hai Phong, causing heavy rains on the large scale in the northern region.
Vietnam saw a reduction of 1.2 million pigs in the first half this year, said Mr. Hoang Thanh Van, head of the Livestock Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development yesterday explaining the recent price surge.