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Riverbank breach in Mekong Delta sinks five houses

Five houses were drowned after the Nha Man River in the southern province of Dong Thap breached its bank on Monday.

Long awaited bridge makes your Mekong travel easier

Vam Cong Bridge is the second cable-stayed bridge over the Hau River in the Mekong Delta.

First Vietnamese mangos exported to US

Vietnam has exported its first batch of eight tons of mango to the U.S. after a decade-long process of getting approval.
April 19, 2019 | 10:23 am GMT+7

Come April, and Vietnam’s Mekong Delta sparkles in pink

April is the time that pink shower trees bloom in the Mekong Delta provinces like An Giang and Dong Thap.
April 13, 2019 | 06:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese farmers are not clueless, but their game is rigged

Farmers are at the receiving end of asymmetric information in an imperfect market, and this needs to change.
March 22, 2019 | 04:50 pm GMT+7

A minute in a 100-year-old Chinese temple in southern Vietnam

The Kien An Cung Temple is an architectural jewel in the Mekong Delta.
February 17, 2019 | 11:15 am GMT+7

​5 destinations for Lunar New Year holiday in southern Vietnam

They boast wonderful landscapes, flowers, wild birds and religious destinations.
January 08, 2019 | 12:03 pm GMT+7

Explore Dong Thap, land of the lotus, for just $20

Dong Thap is beautiful year round. But May to November is the season when lotus flowers bloom and orchards fruit.
November 25, 2018 | 04:06 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese photograph gets ‘honorable mention’ in international contest

A flycam shot of a woman picking water chestnuts has gained an ‘honorable mention’ at Siena International Photography Awards 2018.
November 04, 2018 | 10:00 am GMT+7

22 escaped drug addicts caught in Vietnam

Of 38 drug addicts who escaped Wednesday night from a Dong Thap rehabilitation center, 22 have been caught.
September 07, 2018 | 10:55 am GMT+7

Erosion attacks yet another part of Vietnam’s Mekong delta

Can Tho is aware of the situation and has been working on a project to prevent erosion but the city is still one step behind the nature’s rage.
April 07, 2018 | 10:04 am GMT+7

Vietnamese dog thieves arrested after shooting police to escape

One is detained under resistance charges while another has been put into a rehab center after positive drug test result.
March 03, 2018 | 11:29 am GMT+7

A real-life love story hidden in century-old Vietnamese house

The house is living witness to a sad yet intense romance between a French girl and a Chinese Vietnamese man that became a best-selling novel.
February 22, 2018 | 02:27 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese flower village in full bloom for Tet

The village welcomes visitors at this time of year, so feel free to lose yourself in the colorful flowers.
February 01, 2018 | 03:12 pm GMT+7

Float away on a lotus leaf at this pagoda in southern Vietnam

The majestic king lotus is at its magnificent best at this time of year as the floods engulf Dong Thap Province.
October 06, 2017 | 11:27 am GMT+7
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