Dengue cases in Binh Duong Province drop

Town Di An, Thuan An, Town Ben Cat had most cases of dengue but there has been a decrease in dengue cases in these places this year. Health authority traced the drop to prolonged hot weather and good propaganda of environment hygiene. Residents’ awareness has been raised.

Binh Phuoc Province formally launches Intelligent Operation Center

The IOC of Binh Phuoc Province now can perform 10 administration functions, including monitoring socio-economic statistics of the province, the provincial authorities’ activities, public services, interactions with citizens, education, healthcare, and land use.

Binh Thuan’s Border Guard Command takes troubled fishermen home

Fishermen taken home by border troops The trawler, with 27 fishermen onboard, was hit by an unknown freighter in Binh Thuan waters on the early morning of September 10, causing nine injuries and two missing persons. After receiving the fishermen, medical personnel of the Border Post of Phu Quy Border Port worked with their colleagues […]


Furthermore, Chinese demand for cassava starch through the towns of Lang Son and Mong Cai in the northern province of Quang Ninh witnessed a sharp increase following the end of June. Indeed, the price of cassava starch exports remained high at US$390 per tonne due to the rise in price of input materials coupled with […]

Java olive trees offer Ninh Thuan farmers high incomes, increase forest cover

Ninh Thuan (VNS/VNA) – The cultivation of Java olive trees in vacant lands, bare hills and mountains in the south-central province of Ninh Thuan is fetching farmers high incomes from harvesting their sap and has increased the forest cover. The tree sap is used as a beverage since it is high in nutritional value, and […]

Vietnam’s energy sector a magnet for foreign investors

Vietnam’s LNG market becomes busy as energy sector restructures Though the LNG market in Vietnam is still in its infancy, both state-owned enterprises like PV Gas and private companies like Angelin Energy see its great potential, reported Nhip Cau Dau Tu.


It will take growth quality as the foundation to shift to exports of services and intangible goods such as software and digital content, encourage links between the country’s various regions to increase exports to markets with which Viet Nam has free trade agreements, improve the competitiveness of export items by capitalising on the city’s comparative […]

Vietnam sees increasing survival rate of premature infants

Over 4,000 children to be born in VN on New Year’s Day: UNICEF An estimated 4,259 babies will be born in Vietnam on New Year’s Day, UNICEF said today. Vietnamese babies will account for over one per cent of the estimated 392,078 babies to be born on New Year’s Day.  

Vietnam energy sector a magnet for foreign investors

Feed-in tariffs (FIT) for solar power were considered too high, and though they fell quickly as technology improved from 9.35 US cents per kilowatt-hour in 2017 to 7.09 cents last year for plants on land, they remain quite high compared with other countries.

Award-winning photos depict allure of Vietnam’s south central region and central highlands

Ly Hoang Long, president of the Vietnam Association of Photographic Artists and head judge, said: “The three photos that won second prize all depict amazing moments. If Rice Civilization revealed the bustle of harvest season by flycam, Last Light of the Day exploited the beauty of coral reefs from a much lower angle – underwater, […]