Vietnam to tighten product origin and packaging rules Business

Vietnam to tighten product origin and packaging rules

Vietnam is to tighten inspection of local agricultural products and packaging in a response to recent incidents in which products from the Southeast Asian country were reported to show signs of deliberate tampering with registered trademarks and origins, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Cashew sector predicted to secure good export growth in 2022 Business

Cashew sector predicted to secure good export growth in 2022

The target of 3.8 billion USD in export revenue of cashew nuts for this year set by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) is quite feasible given the forecast on high demand for the product in the time to come, according to experts.
Vietnam targets ecological, sustainable agriculture Business

Vietnam targets ecological, sustainable agriculture

Vietnam is striving to become a transparent, responsible and sustainable producer and supplier of food and foodstuff under a draft strategy on agricultural and rural development for 2021-2030 with a vision towards 2050.
Rice pest identification app first piloted in An Giang Society

Rice pest identification app first piloted in An Giang

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development’s Plant Protection Department and the An Giang provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development on January 11 piloted an app that helps identify rice pests and diseases on smart phones.