Biggest analysis to date reveals huge footprint of livestock - it provides just 18% of calories but takes up 83% of farmland
As the lunar New Year festival (Tet) is approaching in just over a month, flowers and ornamental plants have been on sale across streets in Vinh city, the central province of Nghe An, bringing spring to the city.
As the most important area for agricultural production in Vietnam, which accounts for 50% of rice, 70% of fruit, and 52% of fishery output and contributes 90% of rice and 60% of the seafood export turnover of the country, the local people in the Mekong delta region are still poorer than the national average.
Dong Van Old Quarter in Ha Giang province is hosting the “Karst plateau – buckwheat flowers” photo exhibition.
The Core, a German trio of media experts and light designers will visit Hanoi and use video mapping to put the front of the Vietnam National Fine Arts Museum in the limelight on November 13th - 14th.
Vietnamese enterprises are taking part in a handicraft products fair which is underway in Vientiane, Laos from October 30th to November 3rd.
In the October rice season, Pu Luong Peak in the central province of Thanh Hoa looks as though it is wearing a yellow carpet, attracting a lot of tourists and photographers.
The Cambodia Culture Week 2015 will take place in Ho Chi Minh city and Soc Trang province from November 8th - 14th.
Bac Son, a small town in Bac Son district in the northern mountainous province of Lang Son, is situated some 160 kilometres from Hanoi. Rice fields in Bac Son town have become increasingly famous and an attractive destination for tourists and photographers.
In the highland region of the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai, the adults are harvesting rice while children are playing beside their working mothers.
When the autumn comes, the beauty of spacious yellow rice fields on the high terraced fields on Mu Cang Chai district brings passion to people’s hearts.
Hanoi’s streets are a blaze of red flags and flowers in celebration of the 70th anniversary of the August Revolution and National Day (September 2nd) with preparations for the celebration near completion.
Many French and Vietnamese language press dispatches in the period of resistance against the French will be displayed at an exhibition in Hanoi.
The US’s Huffington Post magazine has named Vietnam’s Cua Van Fishing Village among the world’s top 11 beautiful small towns for recreation.
An international conference gathering over 100 Vietnamese and foreign scholars held last week reiterated the eventful life and noted literary career of salient poet Nguyen Du.
Forty alluring fashion designs featuring Vietnam and New Zealand’s shared identity were showcased in Ho Chi Minh City on August 6 as part of the first fashion collaboration project between the two countries.
Some 20 ancient carved sandstone slabs were recently uncovered at a famous scenic spot in the northern province of Yen Bai.