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Tra fish exports surge in seven months

Business

Tra fish exports surge in seven months

The export turnover of tra fish soared 19.5 percent to 1.18 billion USD in the first seven months of 2018, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

Food testing urged ahead of Tet

Society

Food testing urged ahead of Tet

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Nguyen Xuan Cuong, has urged relevant agencies to step up food safety inspections as consumption increases ahead of the Tet (Lunar New Year) Festival.

Husbandry sector reliant on imports

Business

Husbandry sector reliant on imports

Vietnam spent billions of dollars each year on importing animal feed, nearly 40 percent of which came from China, head of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development's Husbandry Department Hoang Thanh Van said at a conference late August.

Philippines bans China poultry imports

World

Philippines bans China poultry imports

The Philippines' Department of Agriculture on January 21 said that it has banned imports of poultry and related products from China after the country confirmed an outbreak of the H5N2 strain of bird flu in the northern province of Hebei, China.

JICA, ASEAN okay animal disease control information network

Society

JICA, ASEAN okay animal disease control information network

The Japan International Cooperation Agreement (JICA) has reached a cooperation agreement with six ASEAN countries on the establishment of animal disease control information network by the end of this year, according to Myanmar ’s local weekly Yangon Times on August 10.