Phu Yen pours VND2.12 trillion into aquaculture

An factory processing tuna in Phu Yen Province. A credit guarantee fund has been set up to support SMEs in the locality. — VNA/VNS Photo The Lap The south central coastal province of Phu Yen launched a credit guarantee fund for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) on December 28. The fund director, Tran Van Anh, said that the fund establishment aimed at tackling financial difficulties for businesses, creating conditions for them to access bank loans, thereby helping them expand production and improve their competitiveness. The fund’s initial charter capital is VND65 billion (US$2.8 million), sourced from the province’s budget and…... [read more]

Saigontourist opens hotel in Phu YenBy Dao Loan - The Saigon Times DailyHCMC – Saigon – Phu Yen Tourism Joint Stock Company will on Friday open the VND90 billion four-star Saigon Phu Yen hotel in Phu Yen Province, which will be the second four-star hotel in the central locality.Le Ngoc Co, deputy head of Saigontourist Holding Company, told the Daily on Thursday that along with local guests, the company aims to attract foreign visitors, especially project workers in the province.“Our villas have been fully booked by foreign employees at Vung Ro Oil Refinery. The demand from such guests is increasing…... [read more]

Present at the meeting were provincial leaders, war veterans, leaders of provincial departments and organisations, as well as heroes of the armed forces, labour heroes, and heroic Vietnamese mothers, together with thousands of local people.Addressing the event, Dao Tan Loc, Secretary of the Phu Yen provincial Party Committee and Chairman of the Phu Yen provincial People’s Council, highlighted glorious military victories in Phu Yen which ultimately led to the liberation of the south and national unification.He noted that during the war, about 13,300 people from Phu Yen laid down their lives for national independence and more than 5,300 others were…... [read more]

After calling on sponsors, partners and employees to contribute to the "Warm hearts" programme, LOTTE Mart handed over relief materials to more than 600 victims of storms in Khánh Hòa and Phu Yen provinces on November 25 and 26.The two south-central coastal provinces were hit badly by Typhoon Damrey earlier this month and then Storm Kaikui.Each pack worth VND500,000 consisted of rice, instant noodles or rice noodles, milk, cereals, cooking oil, sugar, fish sauce, and a rechargeable lamp.In Khanh Hoa on November 25 LOTTE Mart together with Khánh Hòa newspaper donated relief materials worth over VND200 million to 400 people…... [read more]

(Cinet)- “As a spiritual foundation of the society, Culture is both a driving force of promoting development and a noble target of socialism”, affirmed Document of the 5th Central Committee of the Party (Session VIII). How should be culture a driving force for Phu Yen socio-economic development in the integration period? The following are records at the seminar concerning above-mentioned contents, which are held by Complex of Scientific – Technical Association in co-ordination with Department of Culture and Information and Phu Yen University… Vice Principal of Phu Yen University, Nguyen Huy Vi: Overcoming difficulties of traditional culture The majority of…... [read more]

Mr Trong made the remark while working with Phu Yen provincial leaders during his visit there on January 30-31.The legislative leader emphasized that all economic sectors in Phu Yen are enjoying legal equality and local people’s living conditions are improving remarkably. This indicates the effective implementation of the Party’s Resolutions in the current development situation, he added.Chairman Trong said that his visit to Phu Yen aimed to clarify many important issues related to the development of a socialist-oriented market economy, the promotion of grass-roots democracy, and the strengthening of Party organisations.While staying in the province, Mr Trong and his entourage…... [read more]

Each year, Dac Loc produces and sells to the market around 2.5 billion high-quality, disease-free white leg baby shrimps, as well as over eight million Asian sea bass and other fish breeds. The company also provides an annual output of 3,000 tonnes of food, minerals, microorganisms, and veterinary drugs for aquaculture farming.The company not only supplies farmers, but also buys their produce. Dac Loc has collected and supplied more than 10,000 tonnes of shrimps per year to seafood processing factories both inside and outside the province.Dac Loc has contributed VND3 billion ($132,000) per year to the local budget, as well…... [read more]

Six hundred kilometres from HCM City and 1,200km from Ha Noi, the central province of Phu Yen is widely recognised by drivers as the third way point on the highway that connects the two largest cities of the country.   Saintly home: Mang Lang Church, the oldest church in Phu Yen province and a shrine to Catholics, dazzles in the sunlight. Dubbed "the land between two mountain passe", Phu Yen is one of the most geographically isolated provinces of the country, bordering Cu Mong Pass to the north and Ca Pass to the south, both of which skirt the coast, affording…... [read more]

(Cinet) – In this morning, on 25 January 2011, in Hanoi, the MOCST cooperates with the People’s Committee, the Phu Yen Province Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism held the press conference of the national tourist year of the South Central Coast Region - Phu Yen 2011. The plan program to hold the national tourist year of the South Central Coast Region – Phu Yen 2011 with the topic “ the sea, island travel”, besides holding formal meetings and the special art programs to welcome the commemoration of 400 years of Phu Yen and the opening ceremony of the national tourist…... [read more]

Concurring with threekey priorities in infrastructure, institutional reform and humanresources development, he asked local officials to come up with flexibleand concrete plans aligned with the province’s strengths, towardsdeveloping marine-based and forestry economies. He also soughtstronger attention to poverty reduction, expansion of industry, tradeand services so as to offer locals better lives. Home to amajority of rural workers, Phu Yen must exert stronger will to buildnew-style rural areas with farmers as a focus while building up a strongpolitical system at the grassroots level, he said. Reviewingpast achievements, the top legislator praised the province for itseconomic growth of over 10 percent in…... [read more]