Students in the Mekong Delta are traveling to school. (Photo by SGGP)

Education in Mekong Delta yearning for heavy investment

All through Vietnam, the society is preparing for the new academic year of 2019-2020. Sadly, despite being a key agricultural region, the Mekong Delta region is short of both infrastructure and human resources to successfully achieve the educational goals for this year. This results from the unequal investment and requires immediate remedies.

Multiple housing projects are being constructed to accommodate buyers’ needs

Land prices skyrocket in Can Tho City

High land prices and active real estate market in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho show that the area is considered a gold mine to investors.  Problems have arisen, however, with the widespread dispersion of land plots, especially agricultural land, leading to unauthorized constructions and difficulty in management.
The largest solar power plant in An Giang province was inaugurated on July 6 (Photo: SGGP)

One more solar power plant inaugurated in An Giang province

The largest solar power plant in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang, built at the total capital of VND3 trillion (US$128.99 million), was inaugurated this morning - July 6 in the border district of Tinh Bien with the presence of representatives from ministries and leaders from provinces in the delta.

Workers processing Pangasius fish for export (Photo: sGGP)

Pangasius fish price drops to ten year low

The price of pangasius fish in the Mekong Delta has drastically fallen while slow consumption has posed a threat of oversupply and up inventory, said chairman of Vietnam Pangasius Association Duong Nghia Quoc on July 5.

Farmers harvest winter spring rice in Dong Thap province (Photo: SGGP)

Mekong Delta farmers harvest bumper rice crop, enjoy price increase

Farmers in the Mekong Delta region of Vietnam have harvested about 200,000 hectares of winter spring rice with bumper crop and good price, expected to reap other 300,000 hectares out of the total sowed area of 1.5 million hectares by the end of this month.