UN vows to assist VN tackle drought, salinity

May 10, 2016 by · Comments Off on UN vows to assist VN tackle drought, salinity 

HCM CITY, May 9 — The UN Deputy Secretary General has offered assistance to Việt Nam in coping with the ongoing drought and saline intrusion, which has affected two million people in the southern and south-central region.

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Viet Nam's Ministry, BIDV sign USD105-M loan

December 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on Viet Nam's Ministry, BIDV sign USD105-M loan 

HA NOI, Dec. 1 — The Ministry of Finance and the Bank for Investment and Development of Viet Nam (BIDV) signed a USD105 million sub-loan in Ha Noi yesterday.

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Mekong Delta increases rice exports

February 5, 2015 by · Comments Off on Mekong Delta increases rice exports 

CAN THO, Feb. 4 (VNS) — The Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta provinces earned USD 229 million from exporting 516,000 tonnes of rice in January, up 3.2 per cent over the same period last year, according to the Steering Committee for the Southwestern Region.

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