If rice is a staple of Vietnamese daily meals, then Gio (Vietnamese sausage) is considered the staple of special occasions, such as Tet (the Lunar New Year), wedding parties and ancestors’ death anniversary.
VOV.VN - The Lao Government has donated 20 tons of rice, and one ton of dried pork and beef to Phu Yen province to help the local people in their recovery from the impact of storm Damrey.
VOV.VN - Following the recent visit by Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc to the US and meetings with President Trump, plans have been unveiled to enhance political, diplomatic, economic and trade relations on many fronts.
Vietnam plans to cut pork imports and expand export markets for the meat as part of an unprecedented nationwide campaign to rescue pig farmers, the government said.
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has announced the suspension of imports of beef from the Brazilian meat-packers involved in the recent scandal will continue indefinitely.
VOV.VN -Pork is by far the most consumed meat in Vietnam – which has an average annual consumption rate of approximately 30 kg per person per year, according to official statistics.
Tax cuts mandated by ASEAN Economic Community commitments and Vietnam’s growing demand for meat are producing a rise in foreign livestock investment and meat imports.
Vietnam's consumer giant Masan Group Corporation is now shifting its focus to the meat sector that reportedly made up 46% of its revenue in 2015.
Vietnam has formed 280 safe food supply chains in 35 provinces and cities with main products including vegetables, fruits, tea, meat, eggs and aquatic products.
(VOV) - European pork, beef and other meat imported into Vietnam skyrocketed more than 70 fold from 2012 to 2014, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
Vietnam was the second largest live cattle importer of Australia last fiscal year with 309,505 heads exported, up 136 percent, according to the Australian Association of Exporters of Live Cattle and Meat on August 15.
Vietnam's animal husbandry industry is expected to face serious challenges under new and future Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) because of low productivity, high production costs and small scale of production.
(VOV) -The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has temporarily stopped granting import licences to US poultry products as from May 1 due to a complicated avian flu situation in the country.
International meat producers have revealed their intent to take over the market in Vietnam following a surge in domestic demand, the Phap luat (Law) Newspaper has reported.
(VOV) - Frozen fresh pork imported into Vietnam from the EU has jumped 7.5 fold to 6,100 tonnes while imported beef has risen by sixfold to more than 1,000 tonnes over the past three years.
Vietnam is a promising market for EU beef, pork and meat products, the Poland-based Union of Producers and Employers of the Meat Industry has said.
A photo featuring a small girl crying next to a roughly-roasted dog has gone viral on Vietnamese social media over the last few days.
(VOV) - Lower priced foreign beef has caused imports to surge 65% on-year to 87,300 tonnes for the ten months leading up to February 2015, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) Department of Livestock Production.
(VOV) - Hundreds of businesses from Vietnam, the Czech Republic, Denmark, the UK and the Netherlands are displaying their products, technologies and equipment at the ongoing International Feed, Livestock and Meat Processing Show (Vietstock 2014) in HCM City.
(VOV) - Russian farming businesses plan to penetrate the Vietnamese market as of early 2014.