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Pho Tho-Ba Bo flower village gears up for Tet

Pho Tho-Ba Bo flower village gears up for Tet

VOV.VN - Gardeners working in Pho Tho-Ba Bo flower village in the Mekong Delta province of Can Tho are gearing up to launch a range of beautiful flower pots to the domestic market in order to meet the increasing demand that comes in the buildup to the Lunar New Year or Tet.

Humane Society Int'l urges consumers to consider animal welfare

Humane Society Int'l urges consumers to consider animal welfare

VOV.VN -On the occasion of World Egg Day (October 11), Humane Society International, one of the world's largest animal protection organizations, wants to draw the attention of consumers to the reality of egg production – Vietnam and globally – and inform consumers how they can help improve the welfare of millions of hens.

Hanoi tightens quarantine on pigs to protect consumers

Hanoi tightens quarantine on pigs to protect consumers

VOV.VN - Veterinary workers in Hanoi have reinforced control over the origin of pigs being transported into slaughter houses to ensure food safety standards are maintained before pork products are sold and consumed in the domestic market.

Bustling flower market on Int’l Women’s Day

Bustling flower market on Int’l Women’s Day

VOV.VN -Apart from fashion and cosmetic products, fresh flowers are on top of the list of gifts given on International Women's Day (March 8) as a symbol of beauty and a show of appreciation.

EU tops the list of Vietnam coffee importers

EU tops the list of Vietnam coffee importers

VOV.VN - Vietnam exported more than 1.03 million tons of coffee to earn over US$2.34 billion in the first eight months of this year, down 19.5% in volume but up 3.5% in value, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

VN firms seek markets for tra fish

VN firms seek markets for tra fish

Many Vietnamese exporters are seeking new markets for tra fish as they face high tariffs in the United States, long one of the biggest consumers of Vietnamese tra fish.

Proposal on environmental tax hike rejected

Proposal on environmental tax hike rejected

The National Assembly Standing Committee has not approved the Ministry of Finance’s proposal to almost triple the environmental protection tax on oil and gas consumption, citing potential harm to consumers.

Global food safety forum opens in Ho Chi Minh City

Global food safety forum opens in Ho Chi Minh City

Health Minister Nguyen Thi Kim Tien told the global food safety forum in Ho Chi Minh City on August 28 that Vietnam attaches importance to fine-tuning regulations on goods quality as the issue directly impacts human health and consumers’ interests.

Restaurant industry starts 2017 on sour note

Restaurant industry starts 2017 on sour note

VOV.VN - The restaurant industry in the three largest cities of Vietnam struggled with weak sales and traffic throughout the first quarter of 2017, according to a report by Decision Lab, a marketing research company based out of Ho Chi Minh City.

Ministers discuss TPP on sidelines of APEC meeting

Ministers discuss TPP on sidelines of APEC meeting

Ministers and vice ministers from Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, Malaysia, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam met in Hanoi on May 21 to discuss the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement.

Problems with City pork plan

Problems with City pork plan

HCM City’s technology-based programme to control and trace the origin of pork that began recently is encountering difficulties, according to the Department of Industry and Trade.

Consumer trust crucial in e-commerce: online business forum

Consumer trust crucial in e-commerce: online business forum

How to win consumers’ trust and develop business reputation is one of the major challenges to the development of online business, experts said at the Vietnam Online Business Forum – VOBF 2017 in Ho Chi Minh City on March 3.