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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...

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.

Vietnam rice exports to rise by 6%: FAO

09:53 08/10/2014

The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has predicted that Vietnam's rice exports would increase by six per cent year-on-year to 6.

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...

Dong Nai: Wild elephants need urgent protection

10:42 04/10/2014

Frequent conflicts between wild elephants in the southern province of Dong Nai and local residents have increased the need for urgent protection of the endangered mammal.

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