Bac Giang stabilises lychee growing area to guarantee quality Videos

Bac Giang stabilises lychee growing area to guarantee quality

The main “thieu” lychee harvest is on the horizon, with the fruit helping farmers earn more stable and higher incomes compared to other crops. Bac Giang is well-known for its “thieu” lychee, but has decided to stabilise the growing area to ensure quality.
Australia helps Dak Nong develop coffee, pepper cultivation Business

Australia helps Dak Nong develop coffee, pepper cultivation

Strategies to expand coffee and pepper cultivation in the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong were discussed between the Australian Centre for International Agriculture Research (ACIAR) and the provincial People’s Committee during their meeting on November 22.
HCM City seeks to expand orchid market Business

HCM City seeks to expand orchid market

HCM City is working with several provinces to set up orchid supply chains and mitigate shortages there, especially during holidays when supply dwindles and prices shoot up.
World Bank report: Vietnam continues to reduce poverty Society

World Bank report: Vietnam continues to reduce poverty

Poverty in Vietnam continues to fall, particularly amongst ethnic minorities, who saw their rate of poverty decline significantly by 13 percentage points, the largest decline in the past decade, says a new World Bank (WB) report.
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Dong Nai province shifts to green growth

The southern province of Dong Nai has been implementing a green growth strategy in recent years, which prioritises investment in environmentally-friendly industrial parks, a local official claims.
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ADB grant to provide rural lifeline

The Asian Development Bank on Oct. 25 approved an assistance package worth 108 million USD to upgrade rural roads and irrigation systems in some of Vietnam's poorest areas.