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Dak Lak province restructures agricultural production

Society

Dak Lak province restructures agricultural production

The Central Highlands province of Dak Lak is reducing the area of land under coffee cultivation from 203,561ha to 170,000ha and the acreage of cashew cultivation to 21,000ha by 2020 under its agriculture restructuring plan, the province’s officials reported on October 1.

VRG begins rubber exploitation in Cambodia

Business

VRG begins rubber exploitation in Cambodia

In 2014, the Vietnam Rubber Group (VRG) will purchase an additional 11,220 hectares of rubber trees in Cambodia as it strives to gain 100,000 ha in the neighbouring country, according to VRG General Director Tran Ngoc Thuan.

Binh Thuan asked to focus on agriculture

Politics

Binh Thuan asked to focus on agriculture

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has asked the central province of Binh Thuan to pay more attention to the development of agriculture along with the building of the new model for the rural area and improve income and living conditions for people living there.

Rubber strategy gets approval

Business

Rubber strategy gets approval

The Prime Minister has approved the Vietnam Rubber Group's business plan by 2015, which calls for an annual increase in turnover by 15 percent and pre-tax profits of 22 percent a year.

Central Highlands rubber bounces

Business

Central Highlands rubber bounces

Provinces in the Central Highlands have planted rubber trees on more than 64,000ha in the last two years, taking the region's total area under rubber to 174,720ha, the Tay Nguyen Steering Committee said.

Rubber exports bounce to record level on high demand

Business

Rubber exports bounce to record level on high demand

The quality of the country's natural rubber exports must improve in order to be competitive in the global market, which has high demand for the product, experts said at a conference organised by the Vietnam Rubber Association in HCM City on May 12.