New plastic waste policies urgently needed: experts Environment

New plastic waste policies urgently needed: experts

Collective action from the Vietnamese government, the private sector and consumers is essential to combat one of the great environmental challenges facing the world, the excess of plastic waste in oceans and water sources, a United Nations (UN) official said on June 6.
Japanese-standard dairy products to enter Vietnamese market Business

Japanese-standard dairy products to enter Vietnamese market

Vietnam Nutrition Food JSC (NutiFood) and Japanese beverage group Asahi, the owner of baby food brand Wakodo, on January 10 announced the establishment of their joint venture, aiming to bring nutritional products for children that fit Japanese standards into Vietnamese market.
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Vietnam keen to modernise agriculture sector

Vietnam’s agriculture sector is keen on promoting advanced agricultural technologies, leaving huge investment opportunities for foreign investors, the Vietnam Investment Review reported.
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Exporters told to learn EU rules

Developing the fullest possible understanding of REACH, a European chemical-substances regulation for products exported to the EU, is essential for Vietnamese exporters, officials said at a workshop May 31 held in HCM City.