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5 foods of choice when you are in Mekong Delta

Here are five dishes visitors to the Mekong Delta should try to get a taste of the local cuisine.

National highway section in Mekong Delta collapses into river

A 100 m section of National Highway 91 in the Mekong Delta, which had developed a crack, broke away and fell into ...

Mekong Delta parched as river dries up upstream

Farmers in the Mekong Delta are grappling with drought and worsening water salinity in rivers due to the El Niño effect.
August 01, 2019 | 11:18 am GMT+7

$11 mln project to disrupt wildlife supply chain in Greater Mekong region

The EU on Monday launched a €10 million ($11.14 million) project for strengthening government actions to combat wildlife trade in the Greater Mekong, Malaysia and China.
July 30, 2019 | 08:31 pm GMT+7

National highway section may collapse into Mekong Delta river: officials

A National Highway 91 section is in danger of collapsing into the Hau River, An Giang officials warned Monday.
July 30, 2019 | 08:12 am GMT+7

Leaving you wanting more: grilled banana

Of Vietnam's various street foods, grilled banana stands out for its flavorful combination of banana and sticky rice.
July 29, 2019 | 05:53 pm GMT+7

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.
July 15, 2019 | 01:26 pm GMT+7

An Giang mountaintop lakes glitter different shades of envy

The emerald green of the Ta Pa lakes atop the eponymous mountain makes this place an outstanding travel destination in the Mekong Delta.
July 02, 2019 | 03:11 pm GMT+7

Mekong Delta accords a yellow-green carpet welcome for visitors

The nation’s rice granary, the Mekong Delta, presents its own spectacular vistas as the spring-summer harvest season gets underway.
June 26, 2019 | 10:10 am GMT+7

Minister proposes $2 bln additional investment in Mekong Delta infrastructure

The Mekong Delta’s critical infrastructural needs require an additional VND45 trillion ($2 billion) over the next five years, a minister says.
June 18, 2019 | 09:00 pm GMT+7

All but one Mekong Delta province infected with African swine fever

Long An is the latest African swine fever victim, leaving Ben Tre as the only Mekong Delta locality untouched by the incurable disease.
June 17, 2019 | 02:30 pm GMT+7

Man arrested after summoning gang to threaten cops

A man ordering dozens of gangsters to stalk and menace a group of four men, including two policemen, in Bien Hoa was arrested Saturday.
June 16, 2019 | 08:00 am GMT+7

World Bank sounds warning about Vietnam’s gloomy water situation

Polluted water, little investment in treatment and overdependence on international rivers could drag Vietnam’s GDP down by 6 percent, a study shows.
June 11, 2019 | 05:05 pm GMT+7

Tottenham owner Lewis charmed by Mekong Delta cuisine

British billionaire Joe Lewis has made a second trip to Can Tho to discover the food culture of the Mekong Delta.
June 05, 2019 | 02:23 pm GMT+7

Lawmakers urge greater investment in Mekong Delta transport

Legislators have called for greater transport connectivity between Mekong Delta provinces and localities like HCMC.
June 04, 2019 | 06:19 pm GMT+7
 
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