cao duc phat
FAO applauds Vietnam's poverty reduction achievements

23:44 09/10/2014

Vietnam is an idyllic model of success in agriculture and rural development that other economically troubled countries throughout the world should emulate, said officials from the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation...

Vietnam attends Asia-Europe Parliamentary Partnership Meeting

11:39 08/10/2014

A Vietnamese delegation led by the Chairman of the National Assembly (NA) Committee for Economic Affairs, Nguyen Van Giau, attended the 8th Asia-Europe Parliamentary Partnership (ASEP-8) Meeting in Rome, Italy, on October 7.

Fostering agricultural cooperation with Ibaraki, Japan

18:15 06/10/2014

Vietnam hopes to cooperate with Japanese businesses to improve the quality of the processing industry and agricultural products for exports.

GM crops targeted to make up 30-50% of cultivation

07:45 06/10/2014

The Government wants to start cultivating new strains of genetically-modified (GM) crops next year with a target to expand the area under cultivation of GM crops to between 30% and 50% of the total farmland by 2020, said an...

Crop diversity raises profits and fights climate change

08:15 02/10/2014

It was time for Viet Nam to introduce crop diversification on rice land to increase profits, Cao Duc Phat, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development told a conference on restructuring crop production in the capital city on...

Vietnam, Cuba promote agricultural cooperation

12:17 09/09/2014

Vietnam and Cuba expressed their wish to expand agricultural cooperation via a number of cooperation programmes, including a rice production programme and a master plan for aquaculture in Cuba until 2020.

Political News 9/9

09:45 09/09/2014

PM Dung meets with visiting Cuban officialPrime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung met with Cuban Minister of Food Industry Maria Del Carmen Concepcion Gonzalez yesterday during her working visit to Viet Nam.

Vietnam pledges support for extensive cooperation with Cuba

21:52 08/09/2014

Vietnam will do its utmost to bring the Vietnam –Cuba relations to a higher level, delivering practical benefits to both sides, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung told the visiting Cuban Minister of Food Industries, Maria Del Carmen...

Int'l community supports agricultural restructuring

18:22 29/08/2014

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Cao Duc Phat on August 29 called for the support of international donors in creating a new momentum for rural development and restructuring the agricultural economy.

Meat imports reach record high as local livestock industry flounders

17:12 14/08/2014

The increasingly high number of meat imports in recent months has put pressure on the domestic cattle industry.


© Copyright 2011, English edition