Veggie, fruit exports changing markets Business

Veggie, fruit exports changing markets

Vegetable and fruit exports plunged 9.6 percent year-on-year to 508 million USD in the first two months of 2022 due to a sharp decrease in shipments to China, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
Vietnam – The fruit of gender equality Society

Vietnam – The fruit of gender equality

The International Women’s Day 2022 “Gender equality today for a sustainable tomorrow” is marked globally today, recognizing women’s contributions to the socio-economic, cultural and political development around the world. The day also marks a call for action for accelerating women’s equality.
Online marketplaces bustling as Tet nears Business

Online marketplaces bustling as Tet nears

Major e-commerce marketplaces have rolled out programmes to boost sales of Tet goods until the end of January 31 as the largest and longest festival of Vietnamese people is approaching.
China reopens one more border gate with Vietnam for fresh fruit imports Business

China reopens one more border gate with Vietnam for fresh fruit imports

Chinese authority on January 12 re-opened its Hekou International Border Gate – which pairs with Vietnam's Kim Thanh II border gate in the northern province of Lao Cai – for imported fresh fruits, including dragon fruit, and frozen foods from Vietnam, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
Vietnam diversifies dragon fruit markets Business

Vietnam diversifies dragon fruit markets

As vegetarians make up a large proportion of population in the countries that consume dragon fruit at weddings, it is a huge potential market for Vietnam’s dragon fruit, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.