“Connecting the East Sea” program unveiled

BTO - Yesterday (September 15th), the program named "Connecting the East Sea" was officially launched until October 14th with the aims of seeking for domestic and foreign financial aids to equip nationwide fishermen with telecommunications devices. The Vietnam Red Cross in coordination with Ministry of Information and Communications, plus Radio Voice of Vietnam, and Vietnam … [Read more...]

Vietnamese teaching and learning overwhelming Germany

BTO -Vietnamese language was first taught in high schools at Leipzig city, and then it was spread over other places in Federal Republic of Germany to meet the needs of students and other learners with intrinsic motivation for learning Vietnamese. Reasons to teach Vietnamese language in Germany In 1989, after the fall of Berlin Wall, thousands of factories and enterprises in … [Read more...]

Gala dinner opened to welcome International Famtrip delegation

BTO - Yesterday afternoon (14/9), the international Famtrip delegation including over 50 Buyers from many territories and countries all over the world arrived at Mui Ne - Phan Thiet city, Binh Thuan province from HCMC. Right after that, a gala dinner as a welcoming ceremony was held for those visitors at Sea Link Beach hotel. Art performance items included at the Gala … [Read more...]

Over 13,500 children of ethnic minorities attending schools in Binh Thuan

BTO- Binh Thuan authorities always pay attention to the work of childhood care and education for the ethnic minorities. As for the academic year 2013-2014, several funds have been collected from both central and provincial projects and programs to invest in building new classrooms and buying teaching aids for schools in the ethnic communities. According to report of education … [Read more...]

Transferring advanced agricultural sciences and techniques to ethnic minority groups

BTO - On target to build a socioeconomic and welfare development for ethnic people in outlying regions in the province, since the early this year, the provincial authorities of agro-forestry sectors have boosted the transfer of advances in agricultural sciences and techniques (addrev. sci-tech) to ethnic minority people. In particular, the Agriculture and Rural development … [Read more...]

Phan Thiet’s Full Moon Festival – 2013

BTO - This year, Phan Thiet's mid-autumn festival will be formally celebrated on September 18th night (i.e. the fourteenth of August in the lunar calendar) at Nguyen Tat Thanh square and other downtown streets in Phan Thiet city on the theme of "Phan Thiet's children enjoy Mid-autumn festival; facilitating children's future; nurturing children's dreams". Almost all of the … [Read more...]

Charitable kitchen opened at Tanh Linh Hospital

BTO- Pursuant to permission of provincial People's Committee and Tanh Linh People's Committee, the provincial Red Cross Society has mobilized a number of donors to set up a charitable kitchen at Tanh Linh General Hospital. Up to this time, all basic procedures and necessary conditions have been available and the kitchen is ready to offer free meals to poor patients in the … [Read more...]

A family of Agent Orange victims with extreme misery

BTO- This poor family has 6 members, including 4 ones heavily affected by Agent Orange/Dioxin. This is a great misfortune that seems to be so hard to overcome. Now three of them passed away and the others still keep on living day after day with an overcast future. Short happiness Mr. Ho Xuan Hung was born in 1960 in Hong Thai Commune-Bac Binh district. In April 1978, he … [Read more...]

Binh Thuan seafood export earned nearly $ 52 million in 8 months of 2013

BTO- As of August 2013, export of marine products has achieved USD 51.9 million, accounting for 32.5% of the total export turnover of the province. Binh Thuan's seafood has accessed to many countries in the world, including the following key markets: Japan, South Korea, Italy, France, United Kingdom, Singapore, USA, Malaysia, Australia… On the whole, seafood export value of … [Read more...]

800 Binh Thuan citizens enlisting into military

BTO - On September 10th, 800 citizens of five districts and town to the south of Binh Thuan province were assigned to the provincial Military Headquarters under its official order to call enlistment for the second session of 2013 on the previous day. As known, the number of this time's recruits from Lagi town was 170 people, Ham Tan district was 120, Ham Thuan Nam district was … [Read more...]

Ham Thuan Bac district: nearly 130 students received scholarships

BTO - Ham Thuan Bac district People's Committee in coordination with Agribank - Binh Thuan branch held a prize-giving ceremony for students who had won "Le Quy Don" awards in the academic year 2012-2013. On that occasion, the organizers awarded scholarships of Japan's Marubeni Educational Fund and the scholarships of "helping poor students continue study" fund to studious but … [Read more...]

Gratitude Fundraising reached over VND 6.3 billion

BTO- According to report of Binh Thuan's management board of "Gratitude Fund", the whole province has mobilized the total money of VND 6.3 billion so far, reaching 105% over the plan (the targeted number for this year is VND 6 billion). Particularly, the provincial fund received nearly VND 1.3 billion out of VND 1.5 billion while the funds of districts/city/town have obtained … [Read more...]

Zoning plan for exploitation and probe into titanium ore

BTO - The prime minister has just given approval on zoning plan for exploration, exploitation, processing and use of titanium ore in the period of 2020 and under consideration for the period of 2030. Accordingly, Binh Thuan is forecasted to exploit around 599 million metric tons, accounting for 92% of the total reserves of titanium ore in Vietnam. During the planning period, … [Read more...]

Binh Thuan has nearly 300,000 students entering the new school year 2013-2014

BTO- On the morning of September 5, 2013, nearly 300,000 students of all education levels in Binh Thuan province attended opening ceremonies to enter the new academic year of 2013-2014. Photo: Ngoc Lan Reports of Education sector show that, in this school year, the province has about 47,584 preschool children (600 children less than the previous year); 228,105 high school … [Read more...]

Misguided footsteps on the return date

BTO - The ebullient and aggressive nature of the youth plus mercenary regardless of law are these main factors that push a number of youth into jails. On serving their sentences, thanks to the prisoners' enlightenment and the help of superintendents, these convicts were able to get the fun on the national amnesty date. On August 30th morning, amid the joyful atmosphere of the … [Read more...]

Cham village and its culture

BTO - Cham people live in villages (Palei), each palei includes a number of families/clans (Gop) and each Gop has one Kut (cemetery with mother clan for the Cham Ba La Mon) or Ghur (in Cham Ba Ni branch). 1. The best position of Cham village is the gate in the direction of Southerly Mountain matching with the Cham Idiom: "Cơk mưraung, kraung birak" meaning "Mountain to the … [Read more...]

Dan Tien Nong (Bac Binh) recognized as a provincial historical monument

BTO- In the morning of August 30, 2013, People's Committee of Bac Binh district solemnly held a ceremony to realize Tien Nong relic (Dan Tien Nong) in Phan Hoa commune-Bac Binh district as a provincial-level historical-cultural monument. The ceremony was attended by representatives of Department of Culture-Sports and Tourism, Binh Thuan Museum, agencies in Bac Binh district, as … [Read more...]

Japan seeking investment opportunities in Binh Thuan

BTO - On August 31st afternoon, Binh Thuan leaders including Mr. Huynh Van Ti - secretary of Binh Thuan Party's Committee and Mr. Nguyen Thanh Tam - vice chairman of the Provincial People's Committee had an intimate meeting with Mr. Shinichiro Ogoshi - deputy president of the Management Board of Japanese Marubeni Educational Fund, chief representative of Mrubeni in Vietnam. … [Read more...]

Binh Thuan authorities strengthen leadership and direction on implementing the campaign “Vietnamese give priority to use Vietnamese goods”

BTO- Standing Committee of the Provincial Party Committee has just promulgated Directive No.41-CT/TU on enhancing the leadership and direction of the campaign "Vietnamese give priority to use Vietnamese goods". Executive committees of the Party hierarchy, authorities at all levels and branches, the provincial Committee of Vietnam Fatherland Front, political and social … [Read more...]

Phan Thiet entering “The Municipal Year of 2013″

BTO - Phan Thiet is regarded as both central face of Binh Thuan province and tourist city attracting a large number of tourists throughout the country and the world. Therefore, the preservation of a dynamic, young and friendly city is a tough duty for Phan Thiet authorities… Initial achievements In March 2013, in the face of the local practical situation, Phan Thiet city … [Read more...]