Leader of petroleum smuggling ring receives 14-year jail sentence

Leader of petroleum smuggling ring receives 14-year jail sentence

The accused Luyen Xuan Trang, 49, a resident in Hung Yen Province, considered the leader of the largest petroleum smuggling ring in Binh Thuan Province, worth more than VND2.03 trillion, was given a 14-year jail sentence for smuggling.
Key irrigation project needs to remove obstacles

Key irrigation project needs to remove obstacles

Despite being considered a strategic project to effectively use the water resources of La Nga River for the development of the Southern region of Binh Thuan Province and the surrounding areas of Dong Nai and Ba Ria - Vung Tau provinces, the La Nga No.3 Water Reservoir project is currently unable to be deployed because it is at the same location as a hydropower project.
Investors neglect seeking fundamental solutions for thermoelectric ash, slag

Investors neglect seeking fundamental solutions for thermoelectric ash, slag

Binh Thuan Province has four active thermal power plants, with a total capacity of nearly 4,300MW, including Vinh Tan 1, Vinh Tan 2, Vinh Tan 4, and Vinh Tan 4 Expansion. Fly ash and slag discharged from the operation of these factories have already piled up as high as mountains. Binh Thuan Province has tried all measures to handle it, but they are going nowhere.
Over 100,000 tons of Binh Thuan dragon fruits need to be consumed

Over 100,000 tons of Binh Thuan dragon fruits need to be consumed

Recently, the export of dragon fruits of Binh Thuan Province through the Chinese market encountered many difficulties because the Northern border gates constantly closed and stopped customs clearance. Currently, dragon fruits are difficult to sell, although the selling price is extremely low, only from VND500-VND2,000 per kg.
Dragon fruit growers struggle as price plunges

Dragon fruit growers struggle as price plunges

After China announced to suspend the import of dragon fruits from Vietnam, the price of dragon fruits in Binh Thuan Province, which has the largest area and output of dragon fruit across the country, suddenly dropped steeply.
Vietnamese dragon fruits seek export market in India, Pakistan

Vietnamese dragon fruits seek export market in India, Pakistan

The office of the Ministry of Industry and Trade, on the morning of August 3, informed the press that the Trade Promotion Agency in association with the Vietnamese Embassy in India and the Vietnamese Embassy in Pakistan would hold an online trade conference to introduce and promote the export market for Vietnamese dragon fruits to Indian and Pakistanis partners.