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Agricultural sector keen to capitalise on EVFTA opportunities

Agricultural sector keen to capitalise on EVFTA opportunities

VOV.VN - The European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is poised to offer a wealth of opportunities to boost the export of Vietnam’s agricultural and aquatic products once it comes into full effect, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Businesses crucial to future development of agricultural sector

Businesses crucial to future development of agricultural sector

VOV.VN - Strong participation among domestic businesses in the agricultural field has proved that the sector is full of promise whilst enjoying a number of advantages, according to a statement made by Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong.

Lao Cai province sees spread of African swine fever

Lao Cai province sees spread of African swine fever

VOV.VN - Outbreaks of African swine fever are continuing to increase in the northern province of Lao Cai with 200 pigs being culled each day, according to Hoang Chi Hien, chief of the office of the provincial People’s Committee, during a press conference held on August 20.

First PPP agricultural project launched in Hau Giang

First PPP agricultural project launched in Hau Giang

The knowledge sharing and technical assistance project for agriculture was launched in the Mekong Delta province of Hau Giang on August 19 with the debut of a public-private partnership (PPP) group for the project.

Agriculture’s tech and trade combo

Agriculture’s tech and trade combo

Vietnam’s agriculture stands ready to grasp opportunities and overcome challenges from the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement to boost exports to promising EU markets.

FTAs generate opportunities, challenges to Vietnam’s agriculture

FTAs generate opportunities, challenges to Vietnam’s agriculture

The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) and the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) will create opportunities for Vietnam to boost agricultural exports and improve the capacity of the domestic farming sector, heard a conference in Hanoi on June 26.

Agricultural sector grew 2.55% in 2013-2017

Agricultural sector grew 2.55% in 2013-2017

After five years of implementing the agricultural restructuring, project for higher added value and sustainable development, the sector's production capacity has increased significantly, making the sector a pillar of the economy.

Agricultural sector takes actions against drought

Agricultural sector takes actions against drought

The People’s Committees of provinces and cities across the country have been ordered to outline plans to fight drought and saline intrusion in the context of low water levels in many reservoirs, making it hard to provide sufficient water for agriculture production during the dry season 2018-2019.

Fruit, veggie exports likely to hit US$3.8 billion

Fruit, veggie exports likely to hit US$3.8 billion

Exports of fruits and vegetables for the whole year are likely to reach US$3.8 billion thanks to comprehensive measures taken by the agricultural sector, according to Nguyen Quoc Toan, Acting Director of the Department of Farm Produce Processing and Market Development under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Vietnam, NZ agriculture ministers talk farm produce improvements

Vietnam, NZ agriculture ministers talk farm produce improvements

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong asked for New Zealand (NZ)’s support in improving the value of farm produce during a meeting with NZ Minister of Agriculture, Biosecurity, Food Safety, and Rural Communities Damien O’Connor in Hanoi on August 29.

Agriculture restructuring help optimise strength of sectors, localities

Agriculture restructuring help optimise strength of sectors, localities

After five years of restructuring, the agricultural sector has recorded numerous achievements in improving its production structure and effectiveness, while the strength of each locality has been optimised and many major agricultural products improved their competitiveness in the market.