Philippine banana growers struggle due to COVID-19 World

Philippine banana growers struggle due to COVID-19

Small- and medium-sized banana growers in the Philippines, the world’s second largest exporter of the fruit, are being heavily affected by the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), following market closures in China.
Kien Giang spends 356 billion VND on four afforestation projects Environment

Kien Giang spends 356 billion VND on four afforestation projects

The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang splashed out over 356 billion VND (15.35 million USD) on four afforestation projects under the National Target Programme for Climate Change Response and Green Growth for the 2016-2020 period, according to the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.