Vietnam enjoys advantages for raising grass-fed cattle

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong on May 15 stressed the need for Vietnam’s livestock industry to focus on devising policies and production organization methods to meet market demand for food

Ninh Thuan livestock farmers struggle to feed animals due to drought

5/17/2019 9:05:56 AM

Farmers in Ninh Thuan province, which has the largest number of cattle and sheep and goats in the country, are struggling to find natural food for their animals since prolonged hot weather has parched their pastures.

Deployed OCOP projects in Bentre Province

5/16/2019 10:56:41 AM

On May 14, 2019, People's Committee of Ben Tre province coordinated with the Central New Rural Coordination Office, Trade Promotion Center under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development to organize the review meeting. the implementation of the organization of the Mekong Delta Regional Agricultural and OCOP Products Fair in Ben Tre Province for the first time in 2019.

Training on OCOP in Tiengiang Province

5/16/2019 10:48:08 AM

On May 15, 2019, in Ho Chi Minh City My Tho, Tien Giang, Rural Development Center - Saemaul Undong, University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Vietnam National University. Ho Chi Minh trained on One-Commune-One-Products (OCOP) Program for 70 managers at all levels to implement the OCOP program and 40 people in cooperatives, cooperative groups and production households in the area. Cho Gao, Chau Thanh and TP districts. My Tho, Tien Giang province.

Seafood, textile stocks soar thanks to good business performance

5/14/2019 11:41:08 AM

Positive business results together with the expectation of benefiting from free trade agreements helped seafood and textile stocks shoot up in the past year.

Concerning the fisheries industry, pangasius processing companies saw prosperous business results over the past year. Shares of Cửu Long Fish Joint Stock Company (ACL) were traded at around VNĐ10,000 (US$0.43) per share in April, 2018. Closing the trading session of April 10 this year, ACL reached VNĐ39,550 per share, up nearly four times after a year.

Việt Nam Pepper Association not hopeful of global price recovery

5/14/2019 11:37:49 AM

With supply remaining higher than demand in the global market, pepper prices are unlikely to recover this year, according to the Việt Nam Pepper Association.

Speaking at a seminar on Việt Nam Pepper Crop 2018 – Orientation and Action Plan in 2019 held in HCM City on Friday (May 10), Nguyễn Nam Hải, chairman of the association, said Việt Nam exported over 235,800 tonnes of the spice worth nearly US$775 million last year, a year-on-year increase of 9.7 per cent in volume but a fall of 30.8 per cent in value.

HCMC wants $54 billion foreign investment

5/10/2019 12:05:14 PM

Ho Chi Minh City is seeking $53.8 billion worth of foreign investment in 210 projects with a focus on infrastructure.
City officials said at a conference Wednesday they want investment in nine areas including transport, infrastructure, agriculture, commerce-service, education, and healthcare.

Ben Tre Develops World-class OCOP Products

5/4/2019 10:28:52 PM

Ben Tre province has 265 potential products, categorized into six main groups in the One Commune One Product (OCOP) Program in the 2018 - 2020 period, according to the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.

OCOP International Trade Fair opened in HCM City

4/17/2019 3:59:38 PM

HCM City (VNA) – A One Commune One Product (OCOP) International Trade Fair and Lifestyle Vietnam 2019 - Handicraft and Gift International Trade Fair opened at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre in Ho Chi Minh City on April 17.

The Global OCOP Network and the OCOP International Fair 2019.

4/10/2019 10:20:15 AM

OCOP International Fair in 2019 with the participation of about 600 booths from provinces, cities, professional associations nationwide. Especially the participation of representatives of OCOP programs in 20 countries and territories (Japan, Korea, Thailand, China, Kenya ... with nearly 2000 partners to trade, representatives of State management agencies, associations, production and export enterprises from nearly 30 countries and territories and many international organizations operating in Vietnam will attend "OCOP Network Connection Forum Global".