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Localities promote litchi trading

Localities promote litchi trading

VOV.VN - Bac Giang and Hai Duong province, Vietnam’s litchi hub, farmers are busily preparing for harvesting. The authorities have stepped up trade promotion programs inside and outside the country.

Hai Duong exports about 9,500 tonnes of litchi

Hai Duong exports about 9,500 tonnes of litchi

The northern province of Hai Duong has exported about 9,500 tonnes of litchi from the beginning of this year’s crop, according to the provincial Department of Industry and Trade.

Vietnam, China promise optimal conditions for lychee export

Vietnam, China promise optimal conditions for lychee export

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue called on the Chinese side to facilitate customs clearance of Vietnamese agricultural products, including lychees, while addressing an economic forum in Bac Giang province on June 8.

Ho Chi Minh City’s retail market thrives

Ho Chi Minh City’s retail market thrives

Ho Chi Minh City’s revenue from retail sales in the first half of this year is estimated at more than VND328.58 trillion (US$14.47 billion), accounting for 65.3% of the city’s total earnings from retail sales and services and up 12.9% from the same time last year.

Festival promotes consumption of Thanh Ha litchi

Festival promotes consumption of Thanh Ha litchi

The first-ever Thanh Ha litchi festival will be organised in the northern province of Hai Duong on June 10 to promote consumption of the local specialty fruit, the organising board said at a press conference on May 30.

Vietnamese firms push food safety

Vietnamese firms push food safety

More and more livestock farming companies are adopting VietGap and Global Gap standards to improve their efficiency as well as ensure food safety, according to global quality certification agency Bureau Veritas.

Hanoi ups specialised inspections on food safety

Hanoi ups specialised inspections on food safety

Testing chemical residues in vegetables, fruit and other foodstuff sold at wet markets, supermarkets and restaurants will be enhanced in Hanoi this year as part of the city’s efforts to stop unsafe food being consumed, said Deputy Director of the municipal Department of Health Tran Van Chung.

Tien Giang moves to manage quality of star apple exports

Tien Giang moves to manage quality of star apple exports

The Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang is taking measures to ensure the quality of star apples for export to the US, said Director of the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Van Man.

Bumper Tet for watermelon farmers

Bumper Tet for watermelon farmers

Farmers who grow watermelon in southern Ca Mau province’s Ca Mau city are raking in high profits because of a bumper harvest and rising prices for the Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday when the fruit is used on virtually every family altar.

Ninh Thuan promotes tourism in vineyards

Ninh Thuan promotes tourism in vineyards

VOV.VN - Large-scale fields are becoming more common, not just in rice farming, but also for other crops in certain parts of Ninh Thuan province. Ninh Phuoc district is using large fields to grow grapes to boost productivity.

Thua Thien-Hue expands Nam Dong orange farm

Thua Thien-Hue expands Nam Dong orange farm

The central province of Thua Thien-Hue has approved a VND70 billion (US$3.1 million) project to develop orange farms and medicinal plant farms in Nam Dong district.

Binh Thuan set to grow 9,800 ha of VietGAP dragon fruits in 2018

Binh Thuan set to grow 9,800 ha of VietGAP dragon fruits in 2018

The central province of Binh Thuan will strive to grow 9,800ha of dragon fruits up to Vietnamese Good Agricultural Practice (VietGAP) standards this year, as heard a local conference hosted by the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development on January 15.