Indonesia aims to become world's largest vannamei shrimp producer World

Indonesia aims to become world's largest vannamei shrimp producer

Indonesian Maritime Affairs and Fisheries (KKP) Minister Sakti Wahyu Trenggono is targeting to turn the country into the world's largest vannamei shrimp producer by pushing production to 16 million tonnes annually from the current figure of below one million tonnes.
Environment monitoring project in mangroves launched in Ca Mau Environment

Environment monitoring project in mangroves launched in Ca Mau

An environment monitoring project for mangrove aquaculture (AQUAM) in Ca Mau was kicked off on January 15 by the Mekong Delta province's Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, Australia’s University of Queensland and the Greenfield Consulting and Development Ltd (GFD).
Resilience helps Vietnam overcome year of COVID-19 Business

Resilience helps Vietnam overcome year of COVID-19

Though COVID-19 has sent the global economy into one of its worst recessions ever, Vietnam posted GDP growth of 2.91 percent in 2020 thanks to its solid control of outbreaks and timely support to both enterprises and local people.
UKVFTA hoped to promote Vietnam’s exports Business

UKVFTA hoped to promote Vietnam’s exports

The UK-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA), which became effective on January 1, is expected to create a strong motivation pushing Vietnam forwards on the path of economic development and international integration.
Online sales boom as Tet approaches Business

Online sales boom as Tet approaches

With people afraid to visit public places like supermarkets because of COVID-19, e-commerce floors have become a convenient and safe shopping place for Tet items.
The secret behind Hanoi braised fish store that sells 300kg per day Business

The secret behind Hanoi braised fish store that sells 300kg per day

If you ever bought braised fish from Pham Thi Huyen’s store at no. 3 Cau Go Lane, Hanoi City, you would be impressed by the rich taste in each caramelized piece of carp, scad… that tastes and looks excellent. Therefore, it is understandable the amount of fish sold here every day can reach up to 200-300kg.
Shrimp exports enjoy robust growth during 2020 Business

Shrimp exports enjoy robust growth during 2020

Vietnam's shrimp exports are expected to record a dramatic increase of 12.4% to 3.78 billion USD in comparison with other export items this year despite suffering from the adverse impacts of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
VASEP eyes 12 billion USD seafood exports Business

VASEP eyes 12 billion USD seafood exports

The Vietnam Association of Seafood Producers and Exporters (VASEP) said it plans several measures to help its members further penetrate the global supply chain and enable the fisheries sector to reach its export target of 12 billion USD in 2025, 40 percent higher than this year.