Geographical indication of Binh Thuan dragon fruit protected in Japan Business

Geographical indication of Binh Thuan dragon fruit protected in Japan

The Japanese Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) on October 7 granted a Geographical Indication (GI) certification for dragon fruit grown in the south central province of Binh Thuan of Vietnam after three years the Binh Thuan Dragon Fruit Association had submitted the application for the status in Japan.
Vietnam, Australia cooperate in organic food trade Business

Vietnam, Australia cooperate in organic food trade

Canberra-based Mekong Organics held a ceremony on September 15 to launch the “Promoting organic food certification & trade between Australia and Vietnam” project which is supported by the Australian Government.
Vietnam works to promote trade, investment, agricultural cooperation with EU Business

Vietnam works to promote trade, investment, agricultural cooperation with EU

During the recent Europe trip, National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue and leaders of three ministries conducted many activities to promote trade, investment and agricultural cooperation with European countries and proposed the European Commission (EC) consider removing the “yellow card” on Vietnam's fisheries sector.
Vinh Phuc’s farm products to be on sale on Voso.vn Business

Vinh Phuc’s farm products to be on sale on Voso.vn

The Department of Agriculture and Rural Development of Vinh Phuc, Viettel Vinh Phuc and many agribusinesses and co-operatives on September 15 signed an agreement to pave the way for the distribution of local farm products on Voso.vn.
Measures sought to promote role of co-operatives Business

Measures sought to promote role of co-operatives

Co-operatives in the capital city of Hanoi have affirmed their role in “One Commune, One Product” (OCOP) programme and rural economic development, with 282 out of 1,054 products have been evaluated and recognised as OCOP goods.
Hanoi supports consumption of OCOP products Business

Hanoi supports consumption of OCOP products

The capital city of Hanoi has been implementing solutions to open up sales channels as the COVID-19 pandemic has had a negative impact on the production and circulation of goods, in particular 'One Commune, One Product' (OCOP) goods.
Series of virtual events scheduled to mark Cashless Day Business

Series of virtual events scheduled to mark Cashless Day

A host of events and activities will be held virtually on Cashless Day 2021 (June 16) to raise public awareness of non-cash payment and contribute to achieving goals set by the national financial inclusion strategy by 2025, with a vision towards 2030.