(VOV) -New Zealand has started on a project to help Vietnam achieve its target of becoming the world’s leading exporter of dragon fruit.
(VOV) - The 2013 Ha Long Carnival opened on April 27 with an arts performance in the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh’s Ha Long city which was attended by local and regional leaders, as well as thousands of visitors.
(VOV) -Signing the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between the European Union (EU) and Vietnam will create opportunities for exported Vietnamese agricultural products in the EU market.
Vietnam has been developing a geographical indication system to safeguard the patent rights of the country’s famous traditional products with a hope that the new system will help boost production and trade of the country’s unique produce.
Incense offerings and various activities have been organised nationwide to commemorate Hung Kings, the nation’s legendary founders, on April 19, the tenth day of the third lunar month.
Eighteen riders from Australia, England, New Zealand and the US have taken off on the third edition of Rally Indochina, an exclusive group of committed bikers riding for charity purposes.
(VOV) -French Minister for Foreign Trade Nicole Bricq will visit Vietnam from April 7-9 to strengthen trade ties between the two countries.
(VOV) - A sea tourism festival will be held in Do Son District of the northern port city of Haiphong from April 28 to May 6.
The Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) has signed a production-sharing contract (PSC) for Block 42 on the continental shelf waters of Vietnam with a consortium of contractors including PetroVietnam Exploration and Production Corporation (PVEP) and the Russia-Vietnam oil and gas joint venture, Vietsovpetro.
(VOV) - Three bridges over the Han river in the central city of Danang opened to traffic on March 29 to mark the 38th anniversary of its Liberation Day.
(VOV) - Hong Kong Dragon Airlines Limited (Dragonair) launched a direct air route between Danang and Hong Kong on March 28.
(VOV) - As many as 173 businesses that excelled in their performance in 2012 received Gold Dragon and Strong Brand Awards in Hanoi on March 16.
(VOV) - A March 16 ceremony in Hanoi will confer the prestigious 12th Golden Dragon Awards on 73 foreign-invested enterprises and the 9th Vietnamese Trademark Awards on 100 local businesses.
(VOV) - Vietnam earned US$119 million from fruit and vegetable exports in the first two months of 2013, up 16 percent on last year’s same period.
(VOV) -Tra Vinh has started shipping red dragon fruit to the United States.