Investment in waterway transport infrastructure in Mekong Delta needed

Investment in waterway transport infrastructure in Mekong Delta needed

The degradation of the Quan Chanh Bo canal and Cho Gao canal are bottlenecks for the transportation of agricultural products in the Mekong Delta. Therefore, it is necessary to have mechanisms and policies to invest in waterway transport infrastructure associated with the development of seaports and logistics services, creating a driving force to promote the export of agricultural products and develop the region's economy.

 

Reducing amount of seeds for direct seeding – key to success of rice

Reducing amount of seeds for direct seeding – key to success of rice

According to Mr. Le Thanh Tung, Deputy Director of the Department of Crop Production, it is necessary and urgent to reduce the amount of rice seeds for direct seeding to about 80kg per ha, which is the key to reducing the cost of rice production. When the amount of rice seed is reduced, the costs of fertilizers, pesticides, and irrigation will decrease in tandem, and farmers' profits will increase.
Travel companies offer diverse tours for upcoming National Day holiday

Travel companies offer diverse tours for upcoming National Day holiday

Some travel businesses, on August 22, said that tours for the upcoming National Day holiday were almost full. Customers booking package tours increased significantly, including destinations in Ho Chi Minh City and many other localities, such as Nha Trang, Phu Quoc, and Da Lat.
Police raze group of gun-equipped young robbers in HCMC, Mekong Delta

Police raze group of gun-equipped young robbers in HCMC, Mekong Delta

The Criminal Police Department (C02) under the Ministry of Public Security was collaborating with professional departments of the Ministry, Ho Chi Minh City Department of Public Security, Departments of Public Security of Soc Trang Province and Can Tho City to successfully break down the group of  gun-equipped young robbers riding motorcycles in Ho Chi Minh City and the Southern localities.