Tag: "agriculture"

Vietnam largest agriculture expo opens in HCM City

Vietnam largest agriculture expo opens in HCM City

VOV.VN - The 17th edition of country’s largest agriculture, food industry and horticulture expo began in Ho Chi Minh City on Thursday, September 21, attended by an estimated 200 exhibitors.

Good farmers should be considered production core: Deputy PM

Good farmers should be considered production core: Deputy PM

Outstanding farmers should be put in the centre of production models, looking towards large-scale production, Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh said at a congress of the Vietnam Farmers’ Union (VFU) in Hanoi on September 19.

Party’s economic commission head visits Russia

Party’s economic commission head visits Russia

The Communist Party of Vietnam always treasures traditional friendship with the Communist Party of the Russian Federation (KPRF), said Politburo member Nguyen Van Binh, Secretary of the Party Central Committee and head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission.

Australia-Vietnam launch new Agriculture Strategy

Australia-Vietnam launch new Agriculture Strategy

VOV.VN - The honourable senator Anne Ruston launched late last month a new Australia-Vietnam Agriculture Strategy during a visit to the city of Can Tho, the largest metropolitan area in the Mekong Delta region.

Lam Dong farmers go high tech

Lam Dong farmers go high tech

The Central Highlands province of Lam Dong is leading the country in high-tech agriculture. It grows crops on nearly 50,000ha under hi-tech agricultural methods. This amounts to 18 percent of the province’s land under production.

Minister slams slow pace of agriculture investment

Minister slams slow pace of agriculture investment

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) Nguyen Xuan Cuong has said that efforts to attract investment in agriculture were not yielding sufficient fruit, urging authorities to focus on unbuckling bottlenecks to ease investment.

Middle East targeted for agro-exports

Middle East targeted for agro-exports

The Middle East is not only a large market for Vietnamese agricultural products but a bridge to the European market, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Rice exports on sharp rise

Rice exports on sharp rise

VOV.VN - Rice exports rose high by 19.8% in volume to 3.96 million tons and 17.5% in value to US$1.75 billion in the first eight months of this year against the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Host Vietnam makes good impressions in APEC SOM3

Host Vietnam makes good impressions in APEC SOM3

Delegates to the third APEC Senior Officials’ Meeting and related meetings, which are scheduled to conclude in Ho Chi Minh City on August 30 after more than ten days of working, have applauded Vietnam’s hosting of the meetings and APEC Year 2017, as well as the country’s initiatives.

AgroViet 2017 to take place in HCM City in September

AgroViet 2017 to take place in HCM City in September

The 17th International Agriculture Trade Fair 2017 (Agroviet 2017) is scheduled to take place in Ho Chi Minh City from September 21-24 with the participation of over 200 domestic and international businesses.

Hai Duong fosters ties with Vientiane province

Hai Duong fosters ties with Vientiane province

The northern province of Hai Duong and the Lao province of Vientiane have agreed to boost cooperation in party building, education, health care, investment – trading, agriculture – forestry, culture – sports and tourism from 2017 -2022.