Wednesday Dec 4
I don't have much to say about this photo. It shows men offloading baskets of... something... at a quay in the centre of My Tho, a town in the northern part of the Mekong delta, not very far from Saigon .
Vietnam: Tien Giang declares H5N1 bird flu epizootic
Via Tuoi Tre News : Tien Giang declares H5N1 bird flu epidemic . But it's really an epizootic; no humans are reported ill.
Malaysian National News Agency
Poultry Infected With H5N1 In Mekong Delta Province
Poultry flocks in Tan Phu Dong district in Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang have been found to be infected with H5N1 virus, Vietnam News Agency reported.
Vietnam: Tien Giang ships 160,000 tonnes of rice abroad
The Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang has so far this year exported nearly 160,000 tonnes of rice at an average price of 429.47 USD a tonne, fetching about 67.9 million USD.
Vietnam to Welcome More Tourists at Year End
In addition, there will be 1700 passengers and crew members on Voyager of the Seas and the 1,200 passengers and crew members from SuperStar Gemini will visit Vietnam at the end of the year.