Rising treat for sugar producers after ATIGA Business

Rising treat for sugar producers after ATIGA

Vietnam’s sugar industry is expected to face a great deal of difficulties as the country will drop tariffs on imported sugar from ASEAN under the ASEAN Trade in Goods Agreement (ATIGA) in 2020.
Costs cause seafood firms to sink Business

Costs cause seafood firms to sink

Rising production costs are harming the competitiveness of Vietnamese seafood products, according to experts. These include the prices of feed, material input, electricity and labour.
March CPI falls 0.21 percent month on month Business

March CPI falls 0.21 percent month on month

Lower prices in seven of the 11 groups of consumer goods and services helped drag the consumer price index (CPI) in March down by 0.21 percent from last month, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Seafood businesses advised to boost official exports to China Business

Seafood businesses advised to boost official exports to China

Domestic seafood enterprises, especially those from southern localities, will have excellent opportunities to boost official exports to China in 2019 thanks to the country’s reduction of tariff and aquaculture output due to environmental and production cost issues, heard a workshop in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang on March 5.
Kien Giang to expand shrimp farming models Business

Kien Giang to expand shrimp farming models

The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang will expand various sustainable shrimp farming models to meet its target of producing 76,000 tonnes this year, slightly up from last year, according to its Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Tuyen Quang farmers bloom with Da Lat daisy Society

Tuyen Quang farmers bloom with Da Lat daisy

A visit to the Central Highlands city of Da Lat in 2007 marked a milestone for a couple from the northern province of Tuyen Quang after they brought the Da Lat daisy back to their home town.