New rural development in Thanh Thang, Can Tho

New rural development in Thanh Thang, Can Tho

12/31/2014 - 16:49

(VOVworld) – Thanh Thang, whose population is mostly Catholics, has become Can Tho City’s first commune to complete all criteria of the national new rural development program. This success is attributed to the local people’s consensus and determination to contribute to communal development.

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Crop restructuring reduces poverty in Bac Kan

Crop restructuring reduces poverty in Bac Kan

12/26/2014 - 16:02

(VOVworld) – In recent years, farmers in Bac Kan province have paid much attention to developing fruit orchards, with priority given to growing oranges and mandarins, fruits famous for being sweet and succulent. Bac Kan oranges and mandarins are much sought after by both domestic and foreign consumers, contributing to local poverty reduction. VOV’s Thu Hang reports….

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New rural development in San Thang, Lai Chau

New rural development in San Thang, Lai Chau

12/18/2014 - 16:46

(VOVworld) – Lai Chau province’s San Thang commune has fulfilled all 19 criteria of the national rural development program thanks to the local government’s flexible policies and the people’s willingness to contribute to the program. VOV’s Khac Kien reports….

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Hoa Vang – a highlight of new rural development in Da Nang

Hoa Vang – a highlight of new rural development in Da Nang

12/12/2014 - 9:40

(VOVworld) – Da Nang city’s Hoa Vang district has gained significant achievements after 3 years of implementing the national new rural development program. 6 out of Hoa Vang’s 11 communes have fulfilled all of the program’s 19 criteria and the other 5 communes are on trade to satisfy all criteria by next year. VOV’s Minh Hoa and Tuyet Le report…..

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Banana growing helps reduce poverty in Yen Chau, Son La

Banana growing helps reduce poverty in Yen Chau, Son La

12/5/2014 - 15:00

(VOVworld) – Yen Chau is a mountainous district in Son La province which is home to several ethnic minorities. Among a number of fruit trees selected to grow in Yen Chau, banana trees seem to best suit the local soil, bringing in high revenue for farmers there and helping them escape poverty. VOV’s Thao Ly reports….

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War veterans contribute to new rural development in Ben Tre

War veterans contribute to new rural development in Ben Tre

11/27/2014 - 14:58

(VOVworld) – Upholding the fine tradition of President Ho Chi Minh’s soldiers, war veterans in Ben Tre province have spared no effort to contribute to local socio-economic development. They have always taken the lead in implementing the national program on new rural development. VOV’s Phan Anh reports…

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New rural development brings positive change to Long Hung

New rural development brings positive change to Long Hung

11/21/2014 - 11:34

(VOVworld) – One of 22 communes in Soc Trang province selected to implement the national new rural development program 4 years ago. Long Hung commune in My Tu district has become the first to fulfill all the program’s criteria. The commune’s success is thanks to the local government’s wise policies and the people’s full engagement in the program.

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Project EDE contributes to new rural development in Cum’ gar, Dak Lak

Project EDE contributes to new rural development in Cum’ gar, Dak Lak

11/14/2014 - 15:17

(VOVworld) – A project sponsored by EDE Consulting Asia Pacific has been implemented in Dak Lak and other Central Highlands provinces over the past 2 years to support local coffee production. The project aims to provide local farmers with advanced technologies to contribute to sustainable coffee growing in the face of global climate change. This has significantly contributed to the...

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Agricultural restructuring helps Khmer people boost economic development

Agricultural restructuring helps Khmer people boost economic development

11/7/2014 - 17:58

(VOVworld) – Khmer people account for 60% of the population of Tra Vinh province’s Tra Cu district. In the past, they could barely make ends meet by farming and working as hired labor. In recent years, the number of poor households in Tra Cu has fallen significantly and the local living conditions have noticeably improved thanks the efforts by Tra...

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Businesses’ contributions to Dak Lak’s stable development

Businesses’ contributions to Dak Lak’s stable development

10/31/2014 - 9:31

(VOVworld) – An initiative to get businesses engaged in reducing poverty and backwardness in Dak Lak province’s ethnic hamlets has proved effective over the past 10 years. Businesses were encouraged to twin with local ethnic hamlets to help them improve local infrastructure and raise living standards. VOV’s Minh Hue reports….

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People’s consensus ensures new rural development in Ben Tre

People’s consensus ensures new rural development in Ben Tre

10/23/2014 - 15:03

(VOVworld) – Ben Tre leads the Mekong River Delta in new rural development, thanks to the local government’s success in mobilizing people and creating consensus in implementing the national rural development program. VOV’s Nhat Cuong reports….

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Vietnam's agriculture needs restructuring to assure food security

Vietnam's agriculture needs restructuring to assure food security

10/17/2014 - 14:46

(VOVworld) - To ensure national food security, it’s essential for Vietnam to develop a master-plan and protect the farm land. Besides, the agricultural sector should boost links among producers and market expansion while increasing investment in science and technology to improve farmers’ income and protect the ecological environment. VOV talks to Doctor Dang Kim Son, Director of the Institute of...

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Mobilizing people’s strength in new rural development in Phuoc Long

Mobilizing people’s strength in new rural development in Phuoc Long

10/17/2014 - 9:44

(VOVworld) – As one of the 5 districts nationwide selected by the government as a role model for a national program on new rural development in the 2010-2015 period, Bac Lieu province’s Phuoc Long district has completed the program’s many set targets. This is attributed to the local government’s success in mobilizing people’s contribution to the program in addition to...

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Village library contributes to rural cultural development

Village library contributes to rural cultural development

10/9/2014 - 16:11

(VOVworld) – The public library in Binh Vong village in Hanoi’s outlying district of Thuong Tin has, over the past decade, become a popular meeting place for villagers. Going to the library every afternoon has improved their lives.

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A successful poverty reduction model in Ho Chi Minh City’s District 5

A successful poverty reduction model in Ho Chi Minh City’s District 5

10/3/2014 - 10:05

(VOVworld) – Ho Chi Minh City’s District 5 has achieved its poverty reduction targets for the period 2014-2015, one year ahead of schedule, thanks to district authorities visiting every household to show them the most effective ways to escape poverty. VOV’s Kim Dung reports…..

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4/25/2015

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Wednesday April 22, 2015

Wednesday April 22, 2015

A: Hanoi is moving from spring into summer. A few days ago the daytime temperature rose to 37DC. An overnight shower cooled things off a bit and we are now...

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Ho Dynasty Citadel- world cultural heritage Site 2011 UNESCO's recognition

Ho Dynasty Citadel- world cultural heritage Site 2011 UNESCO's recognition

The Citadel of Ho Dynasty in the central province of Thanh Hoa has been named a World Cultural Heritage Site by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization or...