Changes brewing in coffee farm code system
15:31 | 22/06/2019 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Vietnam, the second largest coffee-producing and -exporting country in the world, is developing a farm code information system in order to ensure the sustainability of its coffee sector by meeting the requirements of international roasters and improving cultivation efficiency.
Project aims at PPP boost in agricultural development
10:00 | 21/06/2019 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The establishment of public-private partnership (PPP) working groups has attracted businesses to agricultural production. However, to achieve better results, Vietnam must focus on mechanisms and policies aimed at enhancing links among domestic businesses and strengthening stakeholder coordination in fostering PPP further.
Hanoi to boost performance of cooperatives
10:32 | 18/06/2019 Economy- Society
(VEN) - More than 15 years after the Central Party Committee issued a landmark resolution on renewal and development of the collective economy, cooperatives in Hanoi are operating effectively. They have made important contributions to poverty reduction and socio-economic development in the city and to agricultural and rural restructuring.
Much Vietnamese retail still traditional, but digitalization offers solutions
14:10 | 17/06/2019 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The Vietnamese retail market is highly attractive to investors given the country’s population of over 97 million, rapid economic growth and an increase in income and consumption. However, manufacturers, importers and distributors have difficulty distributing their products through traditional channels due to high risks, high transport fees, poor store management, and other factors.
Australia deepens engagement with Vietnam on gender equality
16:25 | 13/06/2019 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Australia’s Minister for Foreign Affairs and Minister for Women, Senator the Hon Marise Payne, yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on empowering women in diplomacy between the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and Vietnam’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs.