Vietnam's wood export turnover encounters difficulties because of the Covid-19 pandemic. (Photo: SGGP)

Wood exports in Southeastern provinces face difficulties

In the first six months of this year, the wood export turnover of the Southeastern provinces faced difficulties due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The export turnover of wooden products of Binh Duong Province increased by 0.6 percent, estimated at over US$1.7 billion, accounting for 14.5 percent of the total export turnover.
A house that also serves as a bird nest farm in a residential area in Binh Phuoc Province (Photo: SGGP)

Bird nest farming causes nuisance in localities

People in Vietnam’s Southeast region are spending millions of Dong to turn their houses into bird nest farms that use loud noises to attract the birds, disrupting the rural peace and quiet. Authorities have been struggling to steer this practice towards a more sustainable direction.
FDI enterprises in Binh Duong overcome difficulties

FDI enterprises in Binh Duong overcome difficulties

In recent months, the Covid-19 pandemic has caused many difficulties for enterprises in Binh Duong Province, including foreign direct investment (FDI) enterprises. However, many businesses have dynamically overcome difficulties to retain workers and partners around the world.
Pork supply expected to be more plentiful at year’s end

Pork supply expected to be more plentiful at year’s end

Deputy Minister Phung Duc Tien and the inspection delegation under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) on May 4 inspected the situation of repopulation of pig herd, control on pork prices, and the prevention of diseases on animals in Dong Nai and Binh Duong provinces.
Wood processing at a company in My Phuoc Industrial Park in Binh Duong Province. (Photo: SGGP)

Binh Duong wood industry strives to overcome difficulties

The wood industry of Binh Duong Province accounts for up to 50 percent of the country’s total wood export value. In the past months, the Covid-19 pandemic has affected significantly the production and export of wood of enterprises in the province, forcing them to promote market expansion and online selling.
The center area of HCMC (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC ranks second in FDI attraction in nine months

In 59 provinces and cities having FDI projects in the first nine months of 2019, Hanoi attracted most investment with registered capital reaching US$6.15 billion accounting for 23.5 percent of the country’s total, followed by HCMC with $4.52 billion and Binh Duong with $2.52 billion.


Binh Duong tightens control over commercial housing projects

Binh Duong tightens control over commercial housing projects

The southern province of Binh Duong has seen the boom in housing projects resulting from high need of residents. However, the “hot” growth of the domestic property market has led to recently blatant violations.