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Climate change forecast to shrink rice yield

Environment

Climate change forecast to shrink rice yield

Vietnam risks a loss of 7.2 million tonnes of rice yield and 3.2 percent of its agricultural land by the late 21st century as a result of climate change, according to a Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development forecast.

Vietnam looks to boost agriculture ties with Madagascar

Politics

Vietnam looks to boost agriculture ties with Madagascar

Vietnam is willing to cooperate with Madagascar in the fields it is strong in and Madagascar has demand for, such as agriculture, trade and investment, President Tran Dai Quang has told visiting Madagascan Minister at the Presidency in charge of Agriculture and Livestock Rivo Rakotovao.

FAO: Vietnam hardest hit by climate change

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FAO: Vietnam hardest hit by climate change

The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) forecasts that the world may face a risk of poverty by 2030 due to impacts from climate change and Vietnam is among the countries