Vietnam’s tea exports edge up 15.4 percent in Q1 Business

Vietnam’s tea exports edge up 15.4 percent in Q1

Vietnam exported 26,000 tonnes of tea in the first quarter of 2019, earning turnover of 45 million USD, up 2.1 percent in volume and 15.4 percent in value year on year, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development’s Agro Processing and Market Development Authority (AgroTrade) has announced.
Online animal health information system announced Society

Online animal health information system announced

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development’s Department of Animal Health announced that the Vietnam Animal Health Information System has opened online, during a press conference in Hanoi on August 28.
Vietnamese farmer to receive FAO award Society

Vietnamese farmer to receive FAO award

The UN’s Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific will honour Pham Thi Huan, a Vietnam farmer, for her outstanding achievements in agricultural production.
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Global partners support Vietnam’s agriculture restructuring plan

International partners have pledged to assist Vietnam in restructuring its agricultural sector, following an action plan unveiled by Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Cao Duc Phat in Hanoi on August 29, prioritising cultivation, animal husbandry and seafood.
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FAO: Cambodia’s rice exports to hit 1.2 million tonnes

The United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has estimated Cambodia's 2014 rice exports will increase slightly to 1.2 million tonnes, including rice sold through cross-border trade to Vietnam and Thailand.
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Philippines extends rice self-sufficiency deadline

The Philippines has to extend the deadline for producing enough rice for domestic consumption, previously set for 2015, for one more year after a number of natural disasters damaged the country’s rice crops.
Vietnam receives FAO award on fighting poverty Society

Vietnam receives FAO award on fighting poverty

Vietnam along with other eight countries worldwide have won the award for outstanding progress in fighting hunger and undernourishment presented by the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO).