Lychee marketers on a roll Business

Lychee marketers on a roll

Wholesale markets and distributors in Ho Chi Minh City have plans in place to boost sales of lychee, a city leader told a meeting in HCM City on June 10.
Vietnam continues to be largest ODA partner of Japan Business

Vietnam continues to be largest ODA partner of Japan

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will maintain close coordination with the Vietnamese Government as the biggest official development assistance (ODA) partner of Japan , according to JICA Representative Chief Mori Mutsuya.
Short supply hits mango exports Business

Short supply hits mango exports

Mango exporters in the Mekong Delta face a serious supply shortage after the latest crop was hit by diseases, which has affected the quality of the fruit.
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Binh Thuan dragonfruit price tumbles

The price of dragonfruit in the central province of Binh Thuan, the country's largest dragon fruit cultivation area, has fallen significantly over the past 10 days as disease has hit some crops. The fruit is also competing with other kinds of fruit that are now in their peak harvest season.
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Pepper development plan approved

Under a newly appoved plan to 2020 with a vision toward 2030, Vietnam’s pepper plantation area will be maintained at 50,000 hectares with an output of 140,000 tonnes in total, the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Online Newspaper reported.
Experts call for fruitful linkages in Mekong Delta Business

Experts call for fruitful linkages in Mekong Delta

Developing close links between stakeholders involved in fruit production and consumption is one of the measures required to sustainably develop fruit production in the Cuu Long (Mekong) River Delta, a forum heard last week.
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Agencies agree on agriculture push

Sixteen Government agencies, agricultural associations and companies, and others signed an agreement on August 9 to work for sustainable development of the country's agriculture.
Mekong Delta expands fruit area for export Business

Mekong Delta expands fruit area for export

The Mekong Delta provinces of Tien Giang, Ben Tre, Dong Thap, Vinh Long, Hau Giang and Can Tho have 20,000 hectares more of speciality fruit trees than they did three years ago, according to the Southern Horticultural Research Institute.