Tag: "agriculture"

Vietnam, Pakistan, Burma to drive 2018 global rice exports

Vietnam, Pakistan, Burma to drive 2018 global rice exports

VOV.VN - Global rice trade has been projected to increase 1% to 42.3 million metric tons in 2018, the third highest on record and the second consecutive year of expanded trade, according to the US Department of Agriculture.

Making agriculture attractive to today’s youth

Making agriculture attractive to today’s youth

VOV.VN - Having experienced months of negative growth due to drought, climate change, floods and saltwater intrusion, the local agriculture segment is demonstrating its inability to serve as a cornerstone of the country’s economy.

PM Phuc to visit Netherlands to boost partnership

PM Phuc to visit Netherlands to boost partnership

Vietnam’s Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his wife will visit the Netherlands on July 9-11 to reinforce and strengthen the bilateral strategic partnership on climate change adaptation, water management, sustainable agriculture and food security.

Prime Minister gets report on faulty fishing boats

Prime Minister gets report on faulty fishing boats

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has submitted its report to the Government concerning the faulty implementation of a decree to develop the country’s fishery sector.

HCM City’s ornamental fish export revenue up

HCM City’s ornamental fish export revenue up

HCM City earned more than US$11.5 million from exporting 9.3 million ornamental fish in the first half of the year, a rise of 25% in volume and a surge of 52% in value over the same period, according to the municipal Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Vietnamese agriculture improves quality for exports

Vietnamese agriculture improves quality for exports

VOV.VN - As Vietnam integrates extensively into the world economy, major Vietnamese export items including agricultural products have more opportunities to approach large foreign markets.

VietGap agriculture fair opens today in HCM City

VietGap agriculture fair opens today in HCM City

VOV.VN - An agriculture fair featuring produce farmed in compliance with VietGap and GlobalGap standards sponsored by the Department of Agriculture opened today (June 22) in Ho Chi Minh City.

Hai Duong province calls for investment in agriculture

Hai Duong province calls for investment in agriculture

The Red River Delta province of Hai Duong will create favourable conditions for businesses to invest in agriculture, especially in high-tech agriculture, post-harvest preservation, slaughterhouse construction and production chain development, local officials have said.