Delta farmers switch to drought-resistant crops

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Delta farmers switch to drought-resistant crops

Many farmers in the Mekong Delta provinces have switched from growing rice to drought-resistant crops to cope with the region’s worst drought in 100 years.

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2 Vietnamese police officers suspended for arrest of whistleblower

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2 Vietnamese police officers suspended for arrest of whistleblower

Police in the southern province of Dong Nai have suspended two officers involved in the unlawful arrest of a woman who had exposed illegal sand mining activities.

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Drought killing Vietnam rice crops compounds Mekong water crisis

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Drought killing Vietnam rice crops compounds Mekong water crisis

The nine acres in southern Vietnam that double as rice paddy and shrimp pond for farmer Nguyen Thi Tam have become a wasteland. After the worst drought in 90 years, almost nothing grows.

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Seafood export targets to achieve US$7 billion

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SaiGon GP English 1 week(s) ago

Seafood export targets to achieve US$7 billion

Drought and salinity are plaguing the Mekong delta badly affecting aquatic breeding. At present, the price of shrimp and fish is escalating, yet there has been a shortage of aquatic products; subsequently, companies fretted the shortage of fish and shrimp will affect on export.

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Taiwan's Formosa under fire over Vietnam mass fish deaths

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 week(s) ago

Taiwan's Formosa under fire over Vietnam mass fish deaths

HANOI - Taiwanese conglomerate Formosa was under attack in Vietnam's state media Monday over allegations of industrial pollution leaching from a multi-billion dollar steel mill that may have caused mysterious mass fish deaths.

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Vietnamese police apologize to whistleblower for 'unfair' arrest

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Vietnamese police apologize to whistleblower for 'unfair' arrest

Police and prosecutors in the southern province of Dong Nai on Sunday apologized to a local woman who had exposed illegal sand mining activities but ended up getting arrested for “resisting officers.”

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Vietnam's seafood exports set to grow 6.3 percent this year after sharp fall

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Vietnam's seafood exports set to grow 6.3 percent this year after sharp fall

New free trade deals with EU and Asian markets are expected to increase Vietnam’s seafood exports to more than US$7 billion this year, a trade group said.

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Overuse of antibiotics in food cause scare in Vietnam

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 week(s) ago

Overuse of antibiotics in food cause scare in Vietnam

Nearly 100 percent of all cattle and aquaculture farms in Vietnam have been found to be feeding their herd antibiotics to prevent diseases, according to a recent report by the country’s animal health authority.

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2,000 workers to back to work at KaiYang Shoes Company

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Báo Đầu Tư English 2 week(s) ago

2,000 workers to back to work at KaiYang Shoes Company

Approximately 2,000 workers of Taiwanese shoes maker-KaiYang Shoes Co. Ltd., in the northern city of Haiphong will resume working on April 20 when the company’s management board basically agreed with their requests, according to Vu Ngoc Thuc, deputy chief of the Legal Department under the Haiphong Labour Federation.

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Conflict raises in Taiwanese shoe manufacturing factory in Haiphong

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Conflict raises in Taiwanese shoe manufacturing factory in Haiphong

On April 14, nearly 2,000 workers of a Taiwanese shoes maker-KaiYang Vietnam Shoes Co. Ltd., in the northern port city of Haiphong started a strike to protest the heavy workload required by the company’s management board, according to newswire Tuoitre.com.

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2,000 shoe workers stage strike, rotten egg attack in northern Vietnam

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2,000 shoe workers stage strike, rotten egg attack in northern Vietnam

Nearly 2,000 workers of a shoemaking firm in the northern city of Hai Phong walked off the job on Friday, attacking those who keep going to work with rotten eggs and smelly shrimp paste.

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Unhygienic habits mar street food experience

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Unhygienic habits mar street food experience

While people are more worried about the flood of unsafe food, they often continue to indulge in unhygienic habits when it comes to street food, ignoring various latent health risks.

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Vietnam’s seafood export sees good signs

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SaiGon GP English 1 month(s) ago

Vietnamese shrimp export has seen positive signs in first two months of the year, reported the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

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A relaxing trip to Vung Tau

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A relaxing trip to Vung Tau

For a two-day weekend, those working and living in HCMC can make a relaxing trip to the southern coast city of Vung Tau, a one-and-a-half-hour drive from downtown HCMC.

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Exports of cuttlefish, octopus up nearly 10%

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Báo điện tử CP English 1 month(s) ago

Exports of cuttlefish, octopus up nearly 10%

VGP – Viet Nam gained US$38.45 million from exporting cuttlefish and octopus in January, a year-on-year increase of 9.8%, according to the Viet Nam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

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