Vietnam, US team up for food safety Business

Vietnam, US team up for food safety

The High Quality Vietnam Products Business Association, the American Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam and the Washington-based Global Food Safety Forum have signed a memorandum of understanding on co-operation in food safety.
Vietnamese pepper exports surge Business

Vietnamese pepper exports surge

Vietnam earned 1.2 billion USD from the export of nearly 145,500 tonnes of pepper in the first nine months of the year, a year-on-year increase of 31.5 percent in volume and 13.1 percent in value.
MARD stops licensing seafood shipments to EU Business

MARD stops licensing seafood shipments to EU

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) will no longer grant licences for seafood shipments from exporters blocked by the European Union for using banned substances in their products.
Fruit, vegetable exports to increase Business

Fruit, vegetable exports to increase

Vietnam’s fruit and vegetable exports will continue to enjoy good growth this year, according to the Vietnam Fruit and Vegetables Association (Vinafruit).
Lychee marketers on a roll Business

Lychee marketers on a roll

Wholesale markets and distributors in Ho Chi Minh City have plans in place to boost sales of lychee, a city leader told a meeting in HCM City on June 10.
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Vietnam needs to diversify foreign markets

Expanding export and import markets is considered an urgent need as the global economy faces unforeseeable changes and the regional and international political situation remains complicated. Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai spoke with Nhan Dan (People) newspaper about the issue.
Experts call for fruitful linkages in Mekong Delta Business

Experts call for fruitful linkages in Mekong Delta

Developing close links between stakeholders involved in fruit production and consumption is one of the measures required to sustainably develop fruit production in the Cuu Long (Mekong) River Delta, a forum heard last week.