Two Vietnamese fishermen were rescued from a sunken Malaysian fishing vessel and transferred to authorised Vietnamese agencies on Monday.
Dried-fish processing villages in the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta are busy making fried fish to meet demand for the upcoming Tết (Lunar New Year) holiday which falls on February 16 this year.
The HCM City Department of Agriculture and Rural Development plans to set up 10 safe farm produce markets that will open every weekend to bring together producers and buyers of clean agriculture products.
More than 1.1 million people in 15 provinces and cities in the south have been relocated to safe places before Typhoon Tembin, which is forecast to land in the coastal area from Bà Rịa – Vũng Tàu to Cà Mau provinces early morning today.
As Typhoon Tembin approaches the mainland, “inexperienced” localities in the south, which rarely face heavy storms, are actively preparing for worst case scenarios.
Lý Văn Bon is making a fortune breeding river fish in cages in a tributary of the Mekong River. He ís farming the fish, known as Cá thát lát knifefish (notopterus), in the Hau River and believes he ís the first to do so.
PetroVietnam Gas Joint Stock Corporation (PV Gas) has raised its full-year profit forecast by 18.4 per cent as oil has performed well and traded at higher than expected price levels.
A cold spell continued strengthening in the northern region yesterday, according to the National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Centre.
Speeding on their motorbikes cost two young men their lives yesterday afternoon in HCM City’s District 2.
Authorities in Cà Mau Province have taken emergency measures to protect coastal forests against climate change and destruction caused by humans.