The Ministry of Commerce is keen to add value to local products through its geographical indication (GI) campaign.
A United Nations expert has praised the Vietnamese Government and the Government Inspectorate (GI) for their efforts in amending the Anti-Corruption Law.
Four cashew processors have been given the right to use the geographical indication (GI) of “Binh Phuoc” for their cashew products, in a move to help them prove the legitimacy of their products originating from the southern cashew hub of Vietnam.
Kanchanaburi province is seeking the geographical indication (GI) of rambutan from Thong Pha Phumdistrict, to promote and protect the province’s unique fruit.
Vietnam is one of the largest coffee producers in the world, earning more than US$3 billion from the export of coffee bean each year, but the country mainly sells beans as material with low added value.
The Intellectual Property Agency of Vietnam, under the Ministry of Science and Technology, has expanded recognition of the Geographical Indication (GI) of Ngoc Linh for ginseng root products grown in 15 communes of Quang Nam and Kon Tum provinces.
The Ministry of Public Security’s Investigation Police Agency (C46) has launched criminal proceedings against law violations relating to the State-owned telecommunication giant Mobifone’s purchase of 95 percent of shares of Audio Visual Global JSC (AVG).
The central province of Thua Thien-Hue plans to give a geographical indication (GI) tag to Hue’s cajuput tree oil, helping consumers recognise the origin as a characteristic of the product.
Vietnam needs to focus on increasing businesses’ awareness of registering for and protecting geographical indication (GI) for their products and the advantages GI brings, according to experts.
The Government Inspectorate (GI) will conduct 25 crucial inspections this year, including scrutiny of the central bank’s implementation of a restructuring project in the past five years.
Geographic indication (GI) is considered an effective way of protecting and adding value to unique products, and should be used more in Vietnam, experts have said.
The Ministry of Commerce has met with the economic leaders of eight central provinces to discuss promoting Samut Sakhon Province as a global kitchen.
Potential wrongdoings involving 15 trillion VND (658.5 million USD) and 6.7 million sq.m of real estate were found with the State-owned coal and mining giant, Vinacomin.
Prime Minister Gen. Prayuth Chan-o-cha urges all 77 provinces to establish their own Geographical Indication (GI) products to create value-added recognition to their locally made goods, as well as to promote marketing efforts on the global stage.
A festival featuring Ngoc Linh ginseng was opened in the central province of Quang Nam on June 10.
The outcomes of provincial anti-corruption efforts in 2016 did not meet the real demand or match the Party and State’s resolve, the Government Inspectorate (GI) has found.
Measures on sustainable development of geographical indication (GI) for the dragon fruit – a fruit specialty of the southern central province of Binh Thuan, were the main focuses of a seminar in the locality on December 13.
The Geographical Indication (GI) of "Ngoc Linh" for ginseng root products was officially announced in Quang Nam and Kon Tum provinces last week.
Moc Chau district in the mountainous province of Son La is focusing on creating the Geographic Indication (GI) “Moc Chau” for its Shan Tuyet tea and a collective mark for Moc Chau Oolong tea.
VOV.VN - Two Vietnamese guest workers – Tran Xuan Hiep and Pham Van Phuc – have died of gastrointestinal (GI) bleeding and malaria in Angola, the Vietnamese Embassy in Angola has announced.