Rosy forecast for agricultural sector in 2018
09:03 | 19/02/2018 Economy- Society
(VEN) - In 2017, the agriculture and rural development sector overcame numerous difficulties and challenges, realizing and exceeding targets set by the government. Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong shared with Vietnam Economic News’ Nguyen Hanh the sector’s 2017 results and its tasks for 2018.
Si Ma Cai’s journey from adversity to advancement
10:11 | 18/02/2018 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Si Ma Cai is a rural district of Lao Cai Province in the northeast region of Vietnam, which boasts some of the most stunning mountain scenery in the country. It also has the dubious distinction of being one of Vietnam’s 62 poorest districts. A recent policy change is slowly improving life for inhabitants.
New spring, new motivation, new opportunities
08:33 | 18/02/2018 Economy- Society
A new spring has arrived to every corner in Vietnam, bringing about gaiety and hope for a new year with new opportunities, new spirit, and new motivation. That confidence, spirit, and motivation have materialised as a result of the achievements and positive results of more than 30 years of Doi Moi (reform) process, as well as the efforts made by the whole Party, people, and army to overcome the numerous difficulties and challenges in the past years.
Buoi Market prepares to welcome Lunar New Year
14:53 | 12/02/2018 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Hanoi’s unique Buoi flower and pet market is particularly busy in the weeks leading up to Tet (the Lunar New Year holidays) as residents of the city look for blooms with which to decorate their homes for the year’s most important holiday and fruit to offer their ancestors.Hanoi’s unique Buoi flower and pet market is particularly busy in the weeks leading up to Tet (the Lunar New Year holidays) as residents of the city look for blooms with which to decorate their homes for the year’s most important holiday and fruit to offer their ancestors.
Vinh Long to revamp agriculture
15:22 | 10/02/2018 Economy- Society
The Mekong Delta province of Vinh Long has set a target this year to earn 22.42 trillion VND (US$987.29 million) from agricultural production by restructuring the sector with a focus on product quality.
HCMC gets new specialty market
09:49 | 09/02/2018 Economy- Society
Nearly 1,000 “clean” agricultural and other speciality products and consumers goods are on display at the Green Market–Tết Consumer Products fair, which opened on February 8 at the Phú Thọ Stadium in HCM City’s District 11.