Thai military tightens monitoring over rice mills World

Thai military tightens monitoring over rice mills

Thailand’s military has deployed soldiers to seek cooperation from all rice mills nationwide, requesting them to buy grains from farmers at a “reasonable” price in an effort to prevent the rice plunge
Thailand supports rice farmers ASEAN

Thailand supports rice farmers

The Thai Government’s committee for rice policy and management said on October 31 that it will offer a loan of 35.8 billion THB (1.02 billion USD) to jasmine rice farmers struggling with falling rice,

Policies for talented scientists need to be reviewed

Vietnam has abundant human resources in agriculture, but has not utilised them properly, Nguyen Van Bo, director of the Vietnam Academy of Agricultural Sciences, told Nong thon Ngay nay (Countryside Today) newspaper.

Thailand auctions more rice

The Thai Ministry of Commerce was set to auction over 500,000 tonnes of pledged rice on March 10 in a bid to secure funds to pay back farmers in the rice-pledging scheme.

Thai rice to be sold as souvenir products

Thai jasmine and organic jasmine rice will be on sale to tourists at airports around the country in this month as part of a government plan to promote the famed Thai rice around the world.
Thai rice market share down in ASEAN World

Thai rice market share down in ASEAN

Thai rice exports to ASEAN are facing more challenges, as relatively higher prices and tariff cuts under the ASEAN Free Trade Area or AFTA make Thai rice less appealing to regional buyers.