2019 also saw the launch of several new air routes that connected localities from both countries, including Hanoi – Chieng Mai, Da Nang – Chieng Mai, and Cam Ranh (Khanh Hoa) - Bangkok. Indeed, the number of Vietnamese people visiting Thailand reached over 1 million with the figure expected to increase further over the course of the coming year. … [Read more...] about Vietnam, Thailand aim to push forward strategic partnership
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Tra Vinh (VNS/VNA) - Farmers in the Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh are entering the mud crab harvest for Tet (Lunar New Year) and earning a high profit of 30 - 35 million VND (1,300 - 1,500 USD) per hectare as demand is high for the coming holiday, which falls on January 25. In the province, farmers harvest three mud crab crops a year, including one for Tet, as it takes about four months from breeding until harvest. Farmers in the province, which is one of the delta’s largest mud crab producers, breed mud crabs mostly in the coastal areas of Cau Ngang, Duyen Hai and Chau Thanh districts and Duyen Hai town. Nguyen Van Hue, who breeds mud crabs in Chau Thanh’s Long Hoa commune, said most mud crab farmers earned high profits last year because of high prices. Mud crabs are purchased by traders at prices between 150,000-320,000 VND (6.5-14 USD) a kilo depending on their gender and size. The province’s mud crabs are sold locally and other localities, … [Read more...] about Tra Vinh farmers harvest mud crab for Tet, earn high profit
A reader nicknamed Ly Thong commented: "The price is same but the quality gap is too big. You don’t need to be a genius to know what movie ticket you should buy." … [Read more...] about Should Vietnam’s film industry be protected?
For the Grand Manhattan project, Lotte E&C will send experts with a wealth of experience and deep understanding of luxury apartments. Also, people having working experience in Vietnam, such as those formerly engaged in the construction of Lotte Centre Hanoi and other works, will be given priority as they have already adapted to the Vietnamese culture and can share their experience in site management in Vietnam. Lotte E&C will ensure the quality of the building and the safety of the site by strictly adhering to site management manuals. The material quality will also be monitored using our state-of-the-art material management system. … [Read more...] about Lotte E&C creates high-end hallmark
The Vietnamese side in the talks with the Cambodian delegation includes: Lieutenant General Phan Van Giang, member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CCCPV), permanent member of the CMC, Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army, Deputy Minister of National Defense; Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Chi Vinh: member of the CCCPV, permanent member of the CMC, Deputy Minister of National Defense; and Major General Le Hien Van, Deputy Director of the General Department of Politics of the Vietnam People’s Army. … [Read more...] about Continuously nurturing the Vietnam – Cambodia friendship