Ben Tre strives to plant 10 million trees

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The People’s Committee of the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre cooperated with the Online Information Agency of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam Government to organize a tree planting ceremony in January 2 with the participation of Politburo member and Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh and leaders of central agenies and provinces in the region.

The provincial People’s Committee and the Tam Long Vang (The golden hearts) fund sign an agreement on planting 10 million trees in Ben Tre. (Photo: SGGP)

The provincial People’s Committee and the Tam Long Vang (The golden hearts) fund sign an agreement on planting 10 million trees in Ben Tre. (Photo: SGGP)

Speaking at the event, Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh highly appreciated the significant coordination between the two sides, contributing to the turning Ben Tre into the first province in the country to launch the campaign in response to the PM’s call for planting one billion trees in the next five years and the Government's Resolution 120/NQ-CP on climate resilient and sustainable development of the Mekong Delta region.
Through the program, 10 million trees will be planted in the 2021-2025 with the desire to build Ben Tre as a green, clean and beautiful industrial province.
On the occasion, the province received VND100 million (US$4,200) and VND23.8 billion (US$990 million) in cash donations from Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh, and individuals and organiations respectively to support Ben Tre to implement the planting campaign.
Ben Tre strives to plant 10 million trees ảnh 1 Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh (R) hands over VND100 million to Ben Tre Province.
Ben Tre strives to plant 10 million trees ảnh 2 Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh and leaders of province at the tree planting ceremony

By Tin Huy – Translated by Kim Khanh

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