Business

Dong Nai businesses eye direct export to US market

Dong Nai’s woodwork and ceramic products hold a great opportunity for direct export to the US market, said a US business delegation while meeting with their Vietnamese peers in the southern province on January 29.
Business

Exports rise 13.6 percent

Vietnam’s export sector has so far this year earned about 150 billion USD, up 13.6 percent against the previous year, the Nhan Dan (People) online newspaper reported.
Society

Mekong Delta to benefit from transport links

The Mekong Delta area could increase its annual export value from the current 10 billion USD to 18 billion USD within the next three to five years if linkages between the provinces were improved, Dang Huy Dong, Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Planning and Investment said.
Business

Transportation fee hikes hit Mekong farmers

Many traders now use increasing transportation fees to force farmers in the Cuu Long (Mekong) River Delta to reduce produce prices, resulting in uncertainty about profits for farmers.
Business

Amended Constitution helps creating agricultural breakthroughs

Article 62 of the amended Constitution, which was adopted by the National Assembly last year, has been praised by the scientific circle for its greater emphasis on the role of science and technology in national development, according to an analysis by the Nhan Dan (People) online newspaper.
Business

WTO accession helps Hai Duong succeed: paper

After seven years of Vietnam's integration into the global economy, there have been prominent developments in foreign direct investment and goods export in the northern province of Hai Duong. Insight by the Hai Duong Newspaper online.
Business

Ministry helps modernise farm production

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development had exerted great efforts to build brands for Vietnamese farm produce and created favourable conditions for domestic firms to manufacture agricultural machinery over the last three years, Deputy Minister Nguyen Thi Xuan Thu said at a recent meeting in Hanoi.
Society

Lao Cai markets to remain traditional after upgrade

Authorities in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai plan to expand and upgrade traditional markets in Bac Ha district to facilitate more trade by ethnic minority communities and attract more tourists.
Vietnam, Burkina Faso look to strengthen trade ties Business

Vietnam, Burkina Faso look to strengthen trade ties

There is great potential for co-operation in many sectors including agriculture produce processing and garment and textiles between Vietnam and Burkina Faso, delegates said at a business forum in Ho Chi Minh City on November 6.
Business

New plants offer untapped potential

Although the number of certified new plant varieties every year has increased, many have not been put into large-scale production, according to experts.
Business

Seminar promotes safer agri-food chain

Thirteen out of 14 pilot models for vegetable production nationwide have received VietGap certificates as part of the Food and Agricultural Products Quality Development and Control Project (FAPQDCP).
PM wants stronger cooperation with RoK Politics

PM wants stronger cooperation with RoK

Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) should further boost their cooperation considering the two countries’ great potential and numerous similarities to support each other during the process of development.