Among measures to cope with drought and fresh water shortage, the switch to sesame crops in the dry season has provided rice farmers in Cần Thơ City with higher incomes in recent years.
The Trà Vinh Province People’s Committee has approved the construction of two embankment projects worth a total of VNĐ260 billion (US$11 million) to prevent river and coastal erosion.
While the COVID-19 pandemic may mean the Hùng Kings Festival is reduced in scale, important ceremonies will still be carried out.
Nearly 200,000 Youth Union members, most of them young people, and members of the public in HCM City joined hands for a two-week voluntary social service campaign.
Đắk Ngo Commune is one of the two most impoverished communes in Tuy Đức District and though the muddy road to the commune is treacherous during the rainy season, it can't stop the soldiers helping out.
Authorities and residents in northern Việt Nam have vowed to preserve the cultural traditions of the ethnic Mông people.