Hai Duong


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Hai Duong

 

a city in Vietnam, in the Hong Ha Delta, 30 km from Hanoi. Since 1976, capital of the province of Ha Shon Binh, which includes the former provinces of Hoa Binh and Ha Tay. Population, more than 200,000 (1974). Hai Duong is the center of a rice-producing and cattle-raising area. The principal industry is food processing.

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Those in Region III, or provincial cities and the districts of Bac Ninh, Bac Giang and Hai Duong provinces, will make at least VND3.43 million a month, while Region IV, or the rest of the country, will make VND3.07 million.
The Dynamic Cities Integrated Development Project aims to increase access to improved urban services in Ky Anh in Ha Tinh province, Tinh Gia in Thanh Hoa province, Hai Duong in Hai Duong province and Yen Bai in Yen Bai province.
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Agricultural practices were absolutely predominant in Hai Duong where rice cultivation was still a traditional and principal source of staple food and income for the community farmers.
Prior to 2006, Ngan took over posts of director of Ben Tre department of finance, deputy minister of finance, secretary of northern Hai Duong province party committee.
"Vietnam demands that China not conduct any drilling activities and withdraw Hai Duong 981 oil rig from this area," Binh reportedly said, using the Vietnamese name for the oil rig. "Vietnam reserves all its legal rights and interests in the area in accordance with international law."
Farmer Nguyen Van Hien, 53, from Hai Duong province was a soldier posted at the border with China during heightened tensions in the early 1980s.
Momoki Shiro observes that many famous officials such as Tran Khac Chung and Pham Su Manh came from Quang Ninh and Hai Duong and that the Tran 'relied heavily on the rule of such regions as the eastern edge of the delta, the lower delta and the southern provinces, where not only trade thrived but agricultural reclamation advanced remarkably'.
The quantitative data is derived from surveys conducted in 2008 with some 1,000 Indonesian (East and West Java), Filipino (Laguna and Bulacan) and Vietnamese (Hai Duong and Thai Binh) households with at least a child who is aged either 3 to 5 (young child) or 9 to 11 (older child).
Local media reports said the disease was first detected in the northern province of Hai Duong on March 28, and has since spread to 12 localities of Vietnam including 11 Red River Delta provinces of Hai Duong, Thai Binh, Thai Nguyen, Hung Yen, Bac Ninh, Hai Phong, Hanoi, Nam Dinh, Ha Nam, Lang Son, and Quang Ninh, and one central province of Nghe An.
The firm also stated that its coal-fired power plant in the northern province of Hai Duong produced 7.34 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity last year.