20 localities to get kids’ playgrounds Society

20 localities to get kids’ playgrounds

Forty-five kids’ playgrounds will built in 20 disadvantaged localities starting from next month, a signing ceremony between the Ho Chi Minh Young Pioneer Organisation (HYPO)’s Council and the Southern Rubber Industry Company in Hanoi on September 28 heard.
Bright prospects for fisheries sector in final quarter Business

Bright prospects for fisheries sector in final quarter

The COVID-19 pandemic could provide a good opportunity for the Vietnamese fisheries sector to increase its share in oversea markets, especially with foreign rivals engulfed by lockdowns or other forms of restrictions, experts have said.
Long An strives to have 3,000 ha of dragon fruit farms under VietGAP Business

Long An strives to have 3,000 ha of dragon fruit farms under VietGAP

The Mekong Delta province of Long An has set a target to have 5,000 ha of dragon fruit farms in its Chau Thanh district applying high technology by 2025, of which 3,000 ha meeting VietGAP standards and 300 ha meeting GlobalGAP, Party Secretary of the district Vo Thanh Phong has said.
Fruit exporters seek new markets to survive pandemic Business

Fruit exporters seek new markets to survive pandemic

Chanh Thu Fruit Import and Export Company Limited in Ben Tre province continues to operate normally despite the resurgence of COVID-19 since it has shifted to new export markets instead of overly depending on traditional ones like China.
RCEP negotiations enter final round: Indonesian official World

RCEP negotiations enter final round: Indonesian official

The negotiation process on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) has entered its final round and the agreement is expected to be signed in the near future, Indonesian Deputy Minister of Trade Jerry Sambuaga said.
Companies urged to build farm produce brands: Workshop Business

Companies urged to build farm produce brands: Workshop

Vietnamese enterprises need to improve quality and build a brand for the country’s farm produce as the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) creates a huge opportunity to bolster the exportation of goods and farm produce to Europe, a heard workshop in HCM City on July 24.