Vietnamese agencies cooperate in cattle breeding with Nigerian partners Business

Vietnamese agencies cooperate in cattle breeding with Nigerian partners

The Institute for Africa and Middle East Studies (IAMES) and the Vietnam - Africa Economic Cooperation Alliance (VAECA) have signed a cooperation agreement on livestock farming development in Nigeria at a webinar with the Nigeria - Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NVCCI) and Nigeria's EkitiKete Livestock Development Co., Ltd.
African swine fever vaccine to be available in Q3 Society

African swine fever vaccine to be available in Q3

Vietnam plans to produce and commercialise a vaccine against African swine fever in the third quarter of 2021, said Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Phung Duc Tien during a press conference in Hanoi on January 14.
Vietnam imports pigs from Thailand Business

Vietnam imports pigs from Thailand

Vietnam has imported 250 pigs from Thailand to breed and is encouraging businesses to import more to help restock herds across the country after the impacts of the African swine fever outbreak.
Vietnamese firms push food safety Business

Vietnamese firms push food safety

More and more livestock farming companies are adopting VietGap and Global Gap standards to improve their efficiency as well as ensure food safety, according to global quality certification agency Bureau Veritas.
Vietnam to produce foot-and-mouth disease vaccines next year Health

Vietnam to produce foot-and-mouth disease vaccines next year

Next year, Vietnam expects to produce and provide a sufficient supply of vaccines against foot-and-mouth disease, an infectious and sometime fatal viral disease that affects cloven-hoofed animals, including cattle and pigs, as heard at a conference in Hanoi on December 18.
Livestock farming to drive Northwestern growth Society

Livestock farming to drive Northwestern growth

Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc urged Northwestern provinces to pay more heed to animal husbandry through specific development projects as the region boasts huge potential for this sector.
Livestock farming efficiency promoted Business

Livestock farming efficiency promoted

 Authorities and experts came together in Hanoi on July 9 to discussed how to improve the quality and efficiency of livestock production in the second half of 2015.