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Making farming in the clouds a reality in Vietnam

Making farming in the clouds a reality in Vietnam

VOV.VN - Modern day farming is a complex business that requires a great deal of technology for efficiency and success, said speakers at a conference in Hanoi earlier this June 2017 sponsored by Huawei Technologies.

Farming start-ups need more help

 Farming start-ups need more help

Pragmatic policies are needed for the Government to realise its goal of promoting start-ups in the agriculture sector.

Revolutionizing farming with Israeli technology

Revolutionizing farming with Israeli technology

VOV.VN - Vertical farming, drip irrigation, soil solarisation and similar terms will soon become common terminology in Vietnam agriculture, said Vo Kim Cu, president of the Vietnam Cooperative Alliance.

Agriculture must be restructured: minister

Agriculture must be restructured: minister

Nguyen Xuan Cuong, newly-appointed Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, speaks to the Lao Dong (Labour) newspaper about his resolve to reorganise the farming sector so that farmers would earn higher incomes.

Making a Vietnam shrimp brand

Making a Vietnam shrimp brand

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong said that it was necessary to identify shrimp as a national strategic product to boost farming, enhance quality and build a globally-recognised Vietnamese shrimp brand.

Economy slows, forcing re-think on ‘inclusive growth’

Economy slows, forcing re-think on ‘inclusive growth’

VOV.VN - Expansion of the nation’s gross domestic product has slowed to 5.52% in the first half of 2016 hurt by a crippling drought linked to the El Nino weather phenomenon, says the General Statistics Office.

Farming attracts more FDI

Farming attracts more FDI

VOV.VN - Foreign investors have pledged to invest US$53.1 million in eight new projects and the same number of ongoing ones in agri-forestry and fisheries in the first half of this year, up 86.5% in invested capital and 62.5% in the number of projects against the same period last year.

How will Brexit affect farming in Vietnam?

How will Brexit affect farming in Vietnam?

VOV.VN - The EU has been an important consumption market for Vietnam agribusiness for decades and Brexit is leaving farmers deeply conflicted on what the ultimate outcome on their livelihoods would be.

Fishermen target young lobsters

Fishermen target young lobsters

Many fishermen in the central province of Khanh Hoa are becoming prosperous by catching and selling young lobsters to breeding farms.

Farming sector moves to regain growth amid climate change

Farming sector moves to regain growth amid climate change

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Cao Duc Phat asked for greater efforts to restore the growth of the agriculture sector which is suffering from El Nino and climate change impacts during a meeting with the media in Hanoi recently.

Vietnam, RoK trade could hit US$70 billion by 2020

Vietnam, RoK trade could hit US$70 billion by 2020

Free trade agreement between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (VKFTA) would be an effective channel to increase the bilateral trade to US$70 billion in 2020, said an official of the Trade Promotion Agency under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.