Tra Vinh expands organic peanut farms Business

Tra Vinh expands organic peanut farms

The Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh has encouraged more farmers to grow peanuts with organic fertiliser and less irrigation water to save labour costs and improve income.
VNA, Thailand’s Public Relations Department deepen cooperation Society

VNA, Thailand’s Public Relations Department deepen cooperation

The Vietnam News Agency (VNA) and the Public Relations Department (PRD) of Thailand will increase the exchange of information, especially in-depth reports on cultural and socio-economic affairs, with a view to affirming their role in providing official information in the era of digital technology.
Firms struggle to find senior Vietnamese executives Business

Firms struggle to find senior Vietnamese executives

The country’s shift towards a globalised economy will be driven by the strength of its workforce, according to company Michael Page Vietnam specialising in search for professionals at middle management to leadership levels.
Ministries to promote GI products Business

Ministries to promote GI products

The Industry and Trade, the Agriculture and Rural Development and the Science and Technology have signed a coordination agreement on construction and management of geographical indication (GI).
Vietnam seeks to increase value of coffee products Business

Vietnam seeks to increase value of coffee products

Vietnam aims to increase value of coffee products by processing more than 25 percent of its coffee beans by 2020, according to the Processing and Market Development Authority (AgroTrade) under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Vietnam Entertainment Fund makes debut Business

Vietnam Entertainment Fund makes debut

The Vietnam Entertainment Fund (VEF), which aims to increase value through medium- and long-term investments in the entertainment sector, made its debut in Ho Chi Minh City on July 26.
GMS leaders vow greater cooperation Business

GMS leaders vow greater cooperation

Leaders of the nations in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) delivered their commitments to stronger regional cooperation at the plenary session of the sixth GMS Summit in Hanoi on March 31.
President: Vietnam wants to promote investment in Bangladesh Politics

President: Vietnam wants to promote investment in Bangladesh

Vietnam wants to promote its investment in Bangladesh, especially in the fields of telecommunications, information technology, agriculture, food processing, garment, oil and gas, consumer goods production, infrastructure development and services, said President Tran Dai Quang.
Myanmar to hold rice trade forum World

Myanmar to hold rice trade forum

The Myanmar Rice Federation (MRF) will hold a forum for sustainable development of rice industry this month, the official Global New Light of Myanmar reported on February 3.