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Five-month fishing output surges 2.4 percent

Business

Five-month fishing output surges 2.4 percent

Total fishing output in the first five months of the year increased 2.4 percent year-on-year to 1.3 million tonnes due to favourable weather conditions, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

Fishing output gains 2.7 percent in Jan-Apr

Business

Fishing output gains 2.7 percent in Jan-Apr

Vietnam’s fishing output in the first four months of 2018 totalled nearly 1.08 million tonnes, an increase of 2.7 percent from a year ago thanks to favourable weather conditions and increased fish population.

Vietnam, Cambodia to develop cashew farming area

Business

Vietnam, Cambodia to develop cashew farming area

The Vietnam Cashew Association (VINACAS) is working with the Cambodian Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries to establish a cashew farming area in Cambodia that is able to produce 1 million tonnes of material cashew annually.

Migrant pressure on Central Highlands

Society

Migrant pressure on Central Highlands

A massive influx of migrants from remote northern provinces to the Tay Nguyen (Central Highlands) region has put intense pressure on the local population and has hindered socio-economic development.