Measures sought to help Bac Giang export more lychee Business

Measures sought to help Bac Giang export more lychee

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has stressed the importance of quality management and traceability for lychee, a speciality fruit of the northern province of Bac Giang, to meet export requirements for China and other potential markets.
Scarcity drives up prices for Tet treats Business

Scarcity drives up prices for Tet treats

The supply of speciality fruits in the Mekong Delta for the coming Tet (Lunar New Year), which falls in mid-February, will be scarce because unfavourable weather has affected output, according to farmers.

In recent days, the price of speciality fruit like Nam Roi grapefruit, green-peel and pink-flesh grapefruit and Hoa Loc mango has risen because of low supply.
Business

Dong Nai profits from grapefruit

Many farmers in the southeastern province of Dong Nai have switched from growing coffee, pepper and fruit to growing green-peel and pink-flesh grapefruit because of high profits.
Society

Efforts to elevate Ninh Thuan grape brand

The central province of Ninh Thuan has stepped up scientific and technological application in cultivating, harvesting and protecting grapes - its speciality fruit and highly valued staple crop, while registering for the protection of its brand name and geographical indications. Report by the Vietnam Business Forum, a weekly magazine of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Mekong Delta expands fruit area for export Business

Mekong Delta expands fruit area for export

The Mekong Delta provinces of Tien Giang, Ben Tre, Dong Thap, Vinh Long, Hau Giang and Can Tho have 20,000 hectares more of speciality fruit trees than they did three years ago, according to the Southern Horticultural Research Institute.