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Agriculture and Craft Village Fair to be held in Hanoi

01:50 11/10/2014

Around 180 businesses and establishments from all cities and provinces have registered to showcase their products at the Hanoi Agricultural and Craft Village Fair slated for October 24-27, the Hanoi Department of Agriculture and...

Vietnam responds to Global Hand-Washing Day

15:07 10/10/2014

More than 600 students and members of the provincial Women's Union attended a ceremony on October 9 in the northern province of Lao Cai to respond to Global Hand-Washing Day, which takes place every year on October 15.

Low-carbon rice farming models to be expanded

15:02 10/10/2014

Authorities of southern An Giang province plan to expand low-carbon rice farming models in the locality and its vicinities in the Mekong Delta region.

Trade fair connects Vietnamese and Russian firms

13:26 10/10/2014

Over 35 Vietnamese businesses are casting the spotlight on Made-in-Vietnam brand agricultural, forestry, seafood, art and handicraft goods at the 16th annual Russian Agricultural Fair “Golden Autumn 2014”, which kicked off in...

Social News 10/10

06:27 10/10/2014

Firm fined for making cosmetics with dubious formulaThe Health Ministry fined the HCM City-based Eternal Beauty Company Ltd (Viet Nam EBC) Viet Nam $US50, 000 on Monday, for violating the ASEAN-Cosmetic Good Manufacturing...

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 10/10

06:27 10/10/2014

WB: Vietnam economy grows beneath potentialThe World Bank (WB) projected Vietnam's economy would expand at a lower-than-expected pace and beneath its potential.

Conference focuses on establishing seafood production chains

23:45 09/10/2014

Creating effective seafood production chains was the main topic of a conference in Ho Chi Minh City on October 8.

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 considers lifting import ban on French beef

23:38 09/10/2014

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has been tasked with assessing whether to lift the ban on beef imports from France once the products meet Vietnamese requirements.

Shrimp prices tumble as anti-dumping duties soar

15:11 08/10/2014

After the US Department of Commerce (DOC) imposed the highest ever anti-dumping duties on warm-water shrimp exports from Vietnam, prices for black-tiger and white-legged shrimp in the Mekong Delta have plunged dramatically.

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