Cashew nut exports to China surge Videos

Cashew nut exports to China surge

Vietnam exported nearly 42,200 tonnes of cashew nuts worth 327 million USD to China in the first eight months of 2019, up 60.8 percent in volume and 35.4 percent in value year-on-year.
Global links key to rural growth Business

Global links key to rural growth

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has asked agencies to enhance linkages between cities and provinces nationwide and other countries to form a global network for the OCOP programme.
High demand from RoK, Japan for Vietnamese fruits, vegetables Business

High demand from RoK, Japan for Vietnamese fruits, vegetables

With their high demand for agricultural products, the Republic of Korea and Japan offer opportunities for Vietnam to boost export of farm produce, especially fruits and vegetables, Do Quoc Hung, Deputy Director General of the Asia-Africa Market Department, has said.
WB supports emission reduction programme in central region Environment

WB supports emission reduction programme in central region

The World Bank (WB)’s Carbon Finance Unit approved a resolution on supporting the Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) programme in central Vietnam in line with the results-based payments at a meeting in Paris on February 1.
 PM prescribes remedies for pharmaceutical sector Health

PM prescribes remedies for pharmaceutical sector

The lack of a master plan has been blamed for Vietnam having to import up to 80 percent of its processed pharmaceutical materials although the country has an abundant source of pharmaceutical materials and was one of top exporters of raw pharmaceutical materials in the 1980s.
MARD wants power project halted Society

MARD wants power project halted

The MARD has proposed Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc suspend a project on hydropower plants in the Central Highlands Province of Dak Lak to protect the local environment and wild animals.
Electricity sector copes with water shortages Society

Electricity sector copes with water shortages

The Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) corporation has stepped up efforts and preparations to cope with droughts and water shortages caused by the El Nino phenomenon to ensure a stable supply of electricity
Livestock farming efficiency promoted Business

Livestock farming efficiency promoted

 Authorities and experts came together in Hanoi on July 9 to discussed how to improve the quality and efficiency of livestock production in the second half of 2015.