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Rice export enjoys growth despite COVID-19

Rice export enjoys growth despite COVID-19

Rice is one of the rare commodities that is not being seriously affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, with both export volume and value increasing in the first two months of 2020.

Rosy signs show bright prospect for rice export

Rosy signs show bright prospect for rice export

Vietnam is enjoying strong growth in both rice export volume and value, and more export chances are still ahead as some free trade agreements (FTAs) have come into force and consumers around the globe are boosting purchase to ensure food security amid the COVID-19 outbreak.

T&T gunning for strategic ownership in Vinafood 2

T&T gunning for strategic ownership in Vinafood 2

T&T Group expressed interest in buying the 125 million shares (representing 25 per cent of the charter capital) on offer to become the strategic investor of Southern Food Corporation (Vinafood 2).

Equitisation of State-owned enterprises remains sluggish

Equitisation of State-owned enterprises remains sluggish

The progress of equitisation of State-owned enterprises (SOEs) in the first six months of this year was slower than the same time last year with only 19 SOEs receiving approval for their equitisation plan by mid-June.

Deputy PM urges faster sale of State capital

Deputy PM urges faster sale of State capital

In the next round of equitisation, State capital must be sold faster, at higher value, and the enterprises’ corporate governance must further improve, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has said.

Government announces large-scale agricultural divestment

Government announces large-scale agricultural divestment

Investors can look forward to plenty of opportunities as Vietnam Rubber Group (VRG), Vinafood 2, and many more companies where the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) represents the state holding, will put up to 100% stake up for public auction in 2017.

MoIT proposes Philippines boost rice purchases

MoIT proposes Philippines boost rice purchases

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has asked the Philippine government to boost its imports of rice and give priority to renegotiating a government to government trade deal set to expire at the end of the year.

Vietnam urged to develop its national rice brand

Vietnam urged to develop its national rice brand

(VOV) - Although Vietnam was the second-largest rice exporter in the world for 2014, it is in urgent need of investment to develop a national brand to increase the value of its rice harvests.