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VietGAP standards

Binh Thuan: Over 30 percent of dragonfruit land under VietGap

Society

Binh Thuan: Over 30 percent of dragonfruit land under VietGap

Since the start of this year, more than 10,000 ha of dragonfruit in the south central coastal province of Binh Thuan has been grown under VietGap standards, an increase of over 500 ha compared to 2017 and accounting for about 30 percent of the province’s dragonfruit growing area.

Hi-tech pig slaughterhouse opened in Nam Dinh

Business

Hi-tech pig slaughterhouse opened in Nam Dinh

A hi-tech pig slaughterhouse of the international standard run by Bien Dong DHS, one of the biggest of its kinds in the north, was inaugurated in Hai Nam commune, Hai Hau district, the northern province of Nam Dinh on November 4.

EP Fisheries Committee delegation visits northern port

Politics

EP Fisheries Committee delegation visits northern port

A delegation from the European Parliament’s Committee on Fisheries led by its spokesman Gabriel Mato visited the northern port city of Hai Phong on November 1 to learn about the locality’s efforts in fighting illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing.

Binh Thuan promotes dragon fruits in India

Business

Binh Thuan promotes dragon fruits in India

A promotional event was held in New Delhi, India on September 25 for dragon fruits from the south central province of Binh Thuan in an effort to expand ties between agricultural exporters from Vietnam and Indian firms.

Incentives needed for agriculture sector

Business

Incentives needed for agriculture sector

Though the Vietnamese government and Ho Chi Minh City’s administration offer many incentives and have favourable policies to encourage businesses to invest in agriculture, they often remain on paper, heard a conference held in the city on August 27.