Drought-hit Ben Tre bears no festival fruit Society

Drought-hit Ben Tre bears no festival fruit

Ben Tre has called off all fruit exhibitions and festivals scheduled for this year, with authorities saying drought and saline intrusion have decimated its orchards and there is nothing more to show.
Dong Thap promotes fruit exports Business

Dong Thap promotes fruit exports

The Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap has encouraged sustainable cultivation of fresh fruit following VietGAP and GlobalGap standards, aiming to increase overseas shipments.
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).
The five-fruit tray at traditional Tet Culture - Sports

The five-fruit tray at traditional Tet

Like most other nations in Asia, the Vietnamese welcome the New Year according to the lunar calendar, and Tet Nguyen Dan (the lunar New Year Day) has long become the biggest festival of the nation.
Vinh Phuc seeks to export farm products Business

Vinh Phuc seeks to export farm products

The northern province of Vinh Phuc plans to expand cultivation of its strongest exports in farm produce, such as red-flesh dragon fruit, Hong aromatic bananas and chayote (a type of gourd.)
Mekong Delta positive about fruit export Business

Mekong Delta positive about fruit export

The Mekong Delta’s fruit export revenue will surge in the next few years, said Nguyen Phuong Lam, Deputy Head of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Trade (VCCI)’s chapter in Can Tho.
Farmers sell ‘strange' Tet fruit Society

Farmers sell ‘strange' Tet fruit

Farmers and artisans in the Mekong River Delta are busy creating "strange" and "unique" fruits for Tet (Lunar New Year), which falls in early February next year.
Man finds success in farming after failures Society

Man finds success in farming after failures

There are many ways to win in life, and not necessarily with a university diploma. Nguyen Tien Dung is among a few young people in Huong Son district, Ha Tinh province, who has proved it.