Agricultural sector shows strong performance in tough year: experts Business

Agricultural sector shows strong performance in tough year: experts

2020 has been a tough year for the agricultural sector with various risks and challenges from COVID-19 pandemic and natural disasters and climate change impacts such as drought, saltwater intrusion and flooding, according to Associate Prof. Dr. Dao The Anh, Vice Director of the Vietnam Academy of Agricultural Sciences (VAAS).
Thailand rice exports likely to fall 12 percent in 2020 World

Thailand rice exports likely to fall 12 percent in 2020

Thailand’s rice export volume is estimated to reach 5.7 million tonnes in 2020 with revenue of about 3.8 billion USD, down 12 percent year on year, according to Thai Rice Exporters Association (TREA) Honorary President Chookiat Ophaswongse.
Vietnamese PM, US President hold phone talks Politics

Vietnamese PM, US President hold phone talks

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and US President Donald Trump on December 22 agreed that the Vietnam-US cooperation has advanced robustly across all fields since the two nations set up diplomatic relations 25 years ago, especially in recent years.
Vietnam, Indonesia maintain loyal friendship for 65 years: Ambassador Politics

Vietnam, Indonesia maintain loyal friendship for 65 years: Ambassador

Vietnam and Indonesia have always been trustworthy and loyal friends amid various political fluctuations in the region and the world during their 65 years of diplomatic relations, Vietnamese Ambassador to Indonesia Pham Vinh Quang told a meeting with local and international media agencies in Jakarta on December 22.