Farming production adapts to climate change Business

Farming production adapts to climate change

The agricultural production is in dire need of the international community’s assistance in dealing with climate change, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Le Quoc Doanh said.
Vietnam officially begins mango exports to US Business

Vietnam officially begins mango exports to US

Vietnam has now begun officially exporting its mangoes to the US market, after the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) gave permission for the import of fresh mangoes from the Southeast Asian nation in 2017.
Progress of sustainable agriculture project in Mekong Delta reviewed Business

Progress of sustainable agriculture project in Mekong Delta reviewed

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development held a meeting in Tien Giang on August 17 to review the progress of the Vietnam Sustainable Agriculture Transformation (VnSAT) projects in the Mekong Delta over the last seven months, as well as discuss tasks for the remaining months of the year.
FAO helps Asia-Pacific’s agriculture adapt to climate change Environment

FAO helps Asia-Pacific’s agriculture adapt to climate change

The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations is cooperating with its member states in the Asia-Pacific region as well as relevant social organisations to improve the agriculture sector’s adaptation to climate change and reduce its reception of impacts of the weather phenomenon.
Role of livestock in achieving SDGs in spotlight Business

Role of livestock in achieving SDGs in spotlight

Experts and policy-makers from eight Southeast Asian countries gathered in a workshop on “The Role of Livestock in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in Southeast Asia” in Hanoi on November 16.
FAO pledges continuous support for Vietnam Business

FAO pledges continuous support for Vietnam

The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) will continue accompanying Vietnam and supporting the country to implement underway programmes and projects, Assistant Director-General and FAO Regional Representative for Asia and the Pacific Kundhavi Kadiresan has said.
APEC exhibition on agriculture opens in Can Tho World

APEC exhibition on agriculture opens in Can Tho

Six APEC member economies are displaying agricultural products and advanced agri-production technologies required to address food security and sustainably develop agriculture at an exhibition that opened in Can Tho city on August 21.
Bac Giang to export half of lychee output Business

Bac Giang to export half of lychee output

The northern province of Bac Giang, a lychee farming hub of Vietnam, plans to export about 50,000 tonnes of “thieu” lychee, or 50 percent of its total output, in 2017, local officials said at a meeting on May 27.
Vietnam, UK seek ways to boost coffee trade Business

Vietnam, UK seek ways to boost coffee trade

Vietnamese and British coffee enterprises are keen on promoting doing business together, Vietnam Coffee and Cocoa Association (VICOFA) Chairman Luong Van Tu told Vietnam News Agency.