Luc Ngan lychee geographical indication protection proves effective Business

Luc Ngan lychee geographical indication protection proves effective

Since obtaining a certificate of geographical indication (GI) from the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries of Japan (MAFF) in March 2021, Thieu lychee grown in Luc Ngan district in the northern province of Bac Giang has seen its competitiveness and export volume significantly rising.
Project supports families affected by COVID-19 in HCM City Society

Project supports families affected by COVID-19 in HCM City

More than 5,000 aid packages worth 9 billion VND (363,489 USD) were presented to more than 2,000 children and families affected by COVID-19 in Ho Chi Minh City in the first half of this year under a project implemented by the city's Child Welfare Association and Save the Children, heard a conference on November 29.
2022 – successful year for farm produce exports Business

2022 – successful year for farm produce exports

The Plant Protection Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development on November 24 announced the completion of opening the Japanese market for longan, the Chinese for sweet potato, and that of New Zealand for lime and grapefruit of Vietnam.
President delivers speech at APEC second session Politics

President delivers speech at APEC second session

President Nguyen Xuan Phuc has stated that trade and investment benefits must harmonise with responsibility for environment protection and green transformation, and promotion of sci-tech and innovation.
Lawmakers to continue debating bills on November 10 Politics

Lawmakers to continue debating bills on November 10

The 15th National Assembly (NA) deputies are scheduled to vote on the Law on the Implementation of Democracy at Grassroots Level before discussing the draft Law on Cooperatives (revised) and the draft Law on Protection of Consumer Rights (revised) on November 10, as part of their ongoing fourth session.
Monkey Day 2022 celebrated in Ha Giang Environment

Monkey Day 2022 celebrated in Ha Giang

The forest protection sub-department in the northernmost mountainous province of Ha Giang in collaboration with the US’s Denver Animal Foundation celebrated the 2022 Monkey Day in the local Vi Xyen district on November 5, with a focus on promoting the conservation of the rare snub-nosed monkey.
Protecting living environment, people's health - top goal of Vietnam: spokesperson Politics

Protecting living environment, people's health - top goal of Vietnam: spokesperson

Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang has reiterated Vietnam's consistent stance that protecting the living environment and people's health is always the top goal, without sacrificing the environment for economic growth, in response to the information that some US congressmen sent a letter of protest to the Taiwanese (China) authorities saying Vietnam's handling of the Formosa case was not satisfactory.
Lawmakers to debate bills, resolutions on Nov. 2 Politics

Lawmakers to debate bills, resolutions on Nov. 2

Legislators are scheduled to discuss in groups the draft Law on Protection of Consumer Rights (revised) and draft E-Transaction Law (revised) on November 2 during the ongoing fourth session of the 15th National Assembly (NA).
PM welcomes Adidas's expansion plan in Vietnam Politics

PM welcomes Adidas's expansion plan in Vietnam

The Vietnamese Government and Prime Minister himself will create favourable conditions for Adidas to expand its operations in Vietnam in the spirit of harmonising interests and sharing risks, PM Pham Minh Chinh told CEO of Adidas Kasper Rorsted during a reception in Hanoi on October 31 following their phone talks in September 2021 and March 2022.