Heavy rains to last till early August

Heavy rains to last till early August

The National Center for Hydro Meteorological Forecasting reported up to July 24, at least 27 people died, 26 others were injured and 7 are missing due to floods in the northern region.
A corner of forest in the Central Highlands region of Vietnam (Photo: VNA)

Vietnam to boost forest coverage in Central Highlands

The Government of Vietnam has been implementing drastic measures to increase forest coverage in the Central Highlands region, while improving output of coffee and high value crops in easing deforestation.
Farmers harvest pepper in the Central Highlands (Photo: SGGP)

Black pepper prices lowest in seven years

Black pepper, one of the main agricultural products in the Central Highlands with the total area of 55,000 hectares accounting for 56.7 percent of the country, has seen prices falling to the bottom level of seven years for the last couple of months.