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Hanoi a major metropolitan area of the region and the world

13:41 10/10/2014

After 60 years of national liberation and with many ups and downs, Hanoi has transformed into a major metropolitan area of the region and the world and has been honoured as the city for peace, said Chairman of the Municipal...

Outstanding farmers to be honoured this month

09:43 08/10/2014

As many as 63 farmers from all over the country are to be honoured at a ceremony in Hanoi on October 11 for their outstanding production efforts and contributions to building new-style rural areas.

Special ant breed offers natural protection for farmer's crops

07:12 08/10/2014

Doan Van Le, a farmer in Tay Hoa Commune of Trang Bom District in the southern province of Dong Nai, no longer uses pesticides on his crops and now relies exclusively on ants that he breeds.

Cancer cases multiply near Dong Van Industrial Zone

07:28 05/10/2014

Many residents in villages in Ha Nam Province's Duy Tien District became seriously ill and lost their jobs after giving up farmland to the state to make room for the Dong Van Industrial Zone (IZ) in the province.

Voters satisfied with NA's social welfare policies

18:38 03/10/2014

Voters in central Ha Tinh province's Cam Xuyen district stated on October 3 that the National Assembly (NA)'s social welfare policies aimed at workers and communities in rural areas had helped improve living standards.

HCM City calls for investment in high-tech agriculture sector

09:47 03/10/2014

New policies that would attract investment in the hi-tech agriculture sector would create a breakthrough in production and consumption of farm produce, the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Agriculture and Rural Development has...

Hanoi moves to become nation's high-tech hub

08:50 02/10/2014

Hanoi authorities are planning to develop the capital into a modern, creative, and environmentally friendly industrial centre that produces high-quality, globally-competitive goods by 2030.

4,500 hectares of forest lost in Dak Nong in last five years

23:29 01/10/2014

As many as 4,500 hectares of forest and forestland under the management of the Truong Xuan Forestry Company in Dak Nong Province have been cleared in the last five years.

Pollution contaminates Hai Phong waterways

23:29 01/10/2014

Pollution is severely affecting the rivers of Da Do, Re and Gia, the main source of water for irrigation and other activities of residents and businesses in this northern city.

Genetically-modified technology no magic wand for Vietnam's agriculture

09:45 27/09/2014

Scientists warn that genetically modified (GM) technology is not the “magic wand” that many people assume will increase crop yield and save domestic agricultural production.

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