Fears over Mekong River’s future

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Fears over Mekong River’s future

Vu Trong Hong, chairman of the Vietnam Irrigation Association has warned about the dangers Vietnam could face when Laos build a new hydropower plant on the Mekong River.

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Rice relief for central highlands Gia Lai province

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VGP – The PM has assigned the Ministry of Finance to supply 568.905 tons of rice from the national reserves as rice relief for the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai.

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Ben Tre province gets rice relief

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VGP – The PM has assigned the Ministry of Finance to put aside over 212 tons of rice from the national reserve as rice relief for southern Ben Tre province.

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Hau Giang offers promising investment opportunities

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Hau Giang offers promising investment opportunities

Being a newly-estanblished province, Hau Giang in the Mekong Delta seeks to become an ideal venue for domestic and foreign investors.

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107 Nobel laureates sign letter blasting Greenpeace over GMOs

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107 Nobel laureates sign letter blasting Greenpeace over GMOs

More than 100 Nobel laureates have signed a letter urging Greenpeace to end its opposition to genetically modified organisms (GMOs). The letter asks Greenpeace to cease its efforts to block introduction of a genetically engineered strain of rice that supporters say could reduce Vitamin-A deficiencies causing blindness and death in children in the developing world.

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New restrictions aim to curb rice imports

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VietStock FI English 1 month(s) ago

The Ministry of Economy and Finance announced on Monday that the government will block all illegal rice imports at its borders and limit legal rice shipments from Vietnam based on production cost.

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Vietnam's economy grows 5.52 percent in H1

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Vietnam's economy grows 5.52 percent in H1

Affected by a decline in agriculture, Vietnam's economy expanded 5.52 percent in the first six months, compared to 6.28 percent recorded in the same period last year, according to new data.

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Mekong Delta drought losses total $215m

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Mekong Delta drought losses total $215m

The Mekong Delta suffered losses worth more than VNĐ4.7 trillion (US$215 million) due to the severe and prolonged drought and saltwater intrusion last dry season, the Southwest Region Steering Committee has reported.

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Mekong Delta drought losses total 215 million USD

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Mekong Delta drought losses total 215 million USD

The Mekong Delta suffered losses worth more than 4.7 trillion VND (215 million USD) due to the severe and prolonged drought and saltwater intrusion last dry season, the Southwest Region Steering Committee has reported.

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Gov’t seeks input on new rice standards

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VietStock FI English 1 month(s) ago

The Institute of Standards of Cambodia (ISC) is soliciting feedback from local stakeholders as it prepares to launch two new standards for the rice industry, the country’s most important agricultural sector.

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PM orders ‘climate change-ready’ rice varieties

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PM orders ‘climate change-ready’ rice varieties

VGP – PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc called on scientists at the Cuu Long Delta Rice Research Institute to develop rice varieties that can withstand climate change conditions.

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Press digest – June 13

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PM orders ‘climate change-ready’ rice varieties

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PM orders ‘climate change-ready’ rice varieties

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc called on scientists at the Cuu Long Delta Rice Research Institute to develop rice varieties that can withstand climate change conditions.

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World Bank approves $310mn loan to build climate resilience in Vietnam's Mekong Delta

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World Bank approves $310mn loan to build climate resilience in Vietnam's Mekong Delta

The World Bank has approved a US$310 million loan package to improve climate resilience and ensure the sustainable livelihoods of nine Mekong Delta provinces in southern Vietnam.

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BASF Vietnam’s revolutionary weapon against rice diseases

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BASF Vietnam’s revolutionary weapon against rice diseases

George Varghese, head of Crop Protection at BASF Vietnam, spoke to VIR’s Thanh Van about the challenges facing Vietnamese agriculture and BASF’s latest product to help local farmers.

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