Vietnam, ASEAN commit to poverty reduction, food security ASEAN

Vietnam, ASEAN commit to poverty reduction, food security

Vietnam highlighted the country and the ASEAN’s commitment to poverty reduction, food security and sustainable agricultural development, at a joint meeting of the 77th session of the UN General Assembly’s Economic and Financial Committee in New York on October 12.
Seventh national farmers’ forum convenes in Hanoi Society

Seventh national farmers’ forum convenes in Hanoi

The seventh National Farmers’ Forum, themed “Professional Farmers” was held in Hanoi on September 12 by the Vietnam Farmers’ Union (VFU) Central Committee and the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
August Revolution in 1945 opens brilliant era in national history Society

August Revolution in 1945 opens brilliant era in national history

The success of the August Revolution in 1945 was the first grand victory of the people under the leadership of the Party, creating a breakthrough in Vietnamese history. Over the 77 years since, Vietnam has recorded major achievements and posted strong development, affirming its position and prestige in the international arena.
PM urges speeding up restructuring of Ha Bac fertilizer plant Business

PM urges speeding up restructuring of Ha Bac fertilizer plant

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on August 13 asked relevant ministries and sectors to uphold their responsibilities in solving difficulties and problems arising at the Ha Bac Fertiliser Plant under the Vietnam National Chemical Group (Vinachem), whose expansion was completed seven years ago.
ASEAN countries discuss response to food security concerns ASEAN

ASEAN countries discuss response to food security concerns

The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), in collaboration with the Southeast Asian Regional Centre for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA), on June 1 organised a forum themed “Transforming the Food System in ASEAN post COVID-19: Responding to Food Security and Inclusiveness Concerns”.
Vietnam eyes green and sustainable agriculture Business

Vietnam eyes green and sustainable agriculture

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Le Minh Hoan and World Bank Country Director for Vietnam Carolyn Turk co-chaired a high-level policy dialogue on low-carbon green agricultural transformation and emissions reduction on November 30.
Digital transformation vital to agricultural development: Minister Business

Digital transformation vital to agricultural development: Minister

To achieve its ambition to become a modernity-oriented industrialised nation by 2030 and a developed country with high income by 2045, Vietnam must succeed in the digital transformation process, in which agriculture is one of the priority areas, Minister of Foreign Affairs Bui Thanh Son said on September 16.
An Giang boasts strengths in hi-tech agricultural development: Deputy PM Business

An Giang boasts strengths in hi-tech agricultural development: Deputy PM

The Mekong Delta province of An Giang boasts strengths in economic development, especially high tech agriculture, Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh said while attending a ground-breaking ceremony for a high tech dairy farm project of TH Group in Tri Ton district of the province on February 27.