They include two models for growing dragon fruit in Châu Thành District, seven others for growing vegetables in Cần Đước and Cần Giuộc districts and two each for breeding oxen and cows in Đức Hòa District and planting rice in Thạnh Hóa and Vĩnh Hưng districts. … [Read more...] about Long An develops advanced farming models
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Of the three Vietnamese social networks, Lotus has attracted the highest attention from the media and the public. Gapo, which was launched months before Lotus, has announced it has 2 million users, a very encouraging figure after two months of operation. … [Read more...] about Vietnamese social networks: what do they need to do to succeed?
Both Khanh and his companion were fined a total of VND1.8 million (US$77.76) for driving without a driver’s license, riding and boarding a motorbike without wearing crash helmets, riding a motorbike without rear-view mirrors, and driving without a civil insurance certificate. … [Read more...] about Vietnamese men slapped with heavy fine for taking ‘on-the-go’ shower while riding motorbike
Scrambling to contain the outbreak, the local government in Wuhan, a city of 11 million people in Hubei province, suspended most transport on Thursday, including outgoing flights, and people were told not to leave. Hours later, neighboring Huanggang, a city of about 7 million people, announced similar measures. … [Read more...] about China virus death toll mounts to 25, infections spread
Hanoi (VNA) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved a tourism development strategy by 2030. The strategy aims to turn Vietnam into a renowned destination by 2025, ranking among three leading countries in terms of tourism development in Southeast Asia and among top 50 nations with the highest tourism competitiveness in the world. Accordingly, tourism revenue is expected to reach 1,700-1,800 trillion VND (77-80 billion USD), contributing 12-14 percent to the country’s gross domestic product and creating about 5.5-6 million jobs. Vietnam strives to serve at least 35 million international tourists and 120 million domestic holidaymakers by that year. By 2030, Vietnam sets a target to make tourism a spearhead and sustainable economic sector and become one of 30 countries in the world with the best tourism competitiveness. The tourism sector is projected to earn 3,100-3,200 trillion VND (130-135 billion USD) and create 8.5 million jobs by 2030. Vietnam looks to … [Read more...] about PM approves tourism development strategy by 2030