Tackling imbalance in food crop production
16:12 | 22/05/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - a conference on transforming rice to other crop cultivation in the Mekong Delta provinces recently held in Tien Giang Province, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Cao Duc Phat announced the prime minister’s support policy on food crop transformation and instructions to promote the transformation process which is closely attached with the market to reduce risks, achieve sustainable production chains and increase farmer incomes.
Industry-trade sector promotes trade union activities
15:44 | 21/05/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The Vietnam Industry and Trade Sector Trade Union, with 585 affiliates, has implemented lots of activities in recent years. “The Vietnam Industry and Trade Sector Trade Union has increasingly grown both in quality and quantity, with widely and effectively deployed activities,” President of the Vietnam Industry and Trade Sector Trade Union Ly Quoc Hung said.
Improving efficiency for starting up business
14:06 | 19/05/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) experts recommended that the government should improve the ease of establishing new businesses based on research of Vietnam’s business index announced in the end of April.
Cargill completes US$20 million factory expansion project
17:04 | 18/05/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Cargill Feed & Nutrition (CFN) recently completed a US$20 million project to expand its factory in Binh Dinh Province which is one of the CFN’s eight feed facilities in Vietnam. After expansion, the Binh Dinh-based factory’s production capacity would increase by four fold from 60,000 tonnes to 240,000 tonnes per year, and the total capacity of existing eight factories would increase to 1.4 million tonnes per year.
Increasing autonomy for investors and businesses
14:17 | 18/05/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The government is drafting amendments to the Enterprise Law and Investment Law to increase autonomy for investors and businesses. The amendments will be submitted to the National Assembly for approval later this year with the aim to further improve the investment and business environment.
Businesses give proposals to PM
14:08 | 17/05/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Businesses gave more than 300 specific proposals to Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung at a conference recently held in Hanoi to discuss and resolve business difficulties and to boost the development of businesses and the economy.
Private businesses must be activated
10:28 | 17/05/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Minister of Planning and Investment Bui Quang Vinh said, “In recent years we paid great attention to attracting foreign direct investment (FDI) but now more attention must be paid to developing private businesses because these are the largest and most important force of the Vietnamese economy.”
Tea sector sets up coordinating board
09:01 | 17/05/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The establishment of a coordinating board for the tea sector will be submitted to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) in May 2014. This step is expected to further promote power resources to achieve a sustainable development for the sector.