Thailand adjusts rice strategy to improve competitiveness World

Thailand adjusts rice strategy to improve competitiveness

Thai Deputy Prime Minister and Commerce Minister Jurin Laksanawisit has pledged to speed up adjustment of the country’s rice strategy as quickly as possible as the industry is facing an array of challenges, including a strong baht and rising production costs.
Malaysian police raid Al Jazeera's office World

Malaysian police raid Al Jazeera's office

Malaysian police on August 4 raided Al Jazeera's Kuala Lumpur office and seized computers as part of an investigation into a documentary about migrants produced by the broadcaster.
Vietnam Motor Show 2020 cancelled due to COVID-19 Business

Vietnam Motor Show 2020 cancelled due to COVID-19

The Vietnam Motor Show 2020, scheduled for October 29 – November 1, will be cancelled due to the complicated developments of COVID-19, announced the Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (VAMA) and the Vehicles Importers Vietnam Association (VIVA) on August 4.
Agricultural businesses trained on EVFTA Business

Agricultural businesses trained on EVFTA

A training workshop called “Agricultural Production and Trade Companies - Actions to Access the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA)” took place in Hanoi on July 30, gathering together officials from the sector, representatives of relevant organisations, and businesses.
Trade fair honors Vietnamese goods Business

Trade fair honors Vietnamese goods

A trade fair honoring Vietnamese goods opened in Ho Chi Minh on July 29, attracting over 300 pavilions of 200 domestic enterprises from across the country.
550 OCOP products introduced in capital city Business

550 OCOP products introduced in capital city

A fair introducing products meeting standards of the “One Commune – One Product” (OCOP) programme kicked off in Hanoi’s Tay Ho district on July 24, displaying 550 OCOP products and more than 2,000 other goods and specialties of 27 provincies and cities nationwide across 150 stalls.
Export fair to open next week Business

Export fair to open next week

A fair promoting Vietnamese exports is scheduled to kick off at the Vietnam-Soviet Union Cultural Friendship Palace in Hanoi on July 30, the city’s Department of Industry and Trade announced on July 24.
PM hails People’s Procuracy’s performance over its six decades Politics

PM hails People’s Procuracy’s performance over its six decades

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on July 24 praised the performance of the People’s Procuracy over the six decades since it was established, with it contributing to ensuring political security, social order and safety, socio-economic development, and the right of citizens to democracy.