More OCOP products to be certified Business

More OCOP products to be certified

Vietnam hopes to have 3,843 products qualified for standards of One Commune-One Product (OCOP) programmes by this year, said deputy minister of agriculture and rural development Tran Thanh Nam at a conference in Hanoi on January 9.
Tien Giang star-apple fruit breaks into US market Business

Tien Giang star-apple fruit breaks into US market

Vietnam has become the first country allowed to export star apple to the US after 10 years of negotiations, with the first batch of the fruit from the Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang exported to the market on December 26.
Vietnam looks to lift shrimp industry Business

Vietnam looks to lift shrimp industry

Shrimp-processing firms will not be allowed to operate if they use less than 10 percent of their own raw materials, the Directorate of Fisheries has proposed.