Farmers in the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta province of Đồng Tháp are using agricultural machines for all rice cultivation processes on nearly 100 per cent of rice farms.
The central province and the Lộc Trời Group have launched the use of drones in agriculture production – the first step in boosting hi-tech farming and joining the global farm produce supply chain in the near future.
Flying drones in areas deemed subject to national defence and security regulations will be prohibited, according to a newly-issued decision by Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc.
Some farmers in the southern province of Đồng Tháp have started using drones to spray pesticide and fertilizer on their crops after seeing how effective the machines are.
Forest rangers in the southern province of Đồng Nai no longer have to walk far distance to patrol forests thanks to the help of drones.
The United States has deployed Patriot air defence batteries to Iraqi bases to protect American troops recently targeted by Iranian missiles, US and Iraqi military sources told AFP Monday.
The Saudi-led military coalition on Monday carried out multiple air strikes on Yemen's rebel-held capital Sanaa in retaliation for missile strikes on Riyadh.
Pham Gia Vinh wants to turn Việt Nam into a hub for space flight services, either for scientific research or for space tourism purposes.