Luc Ngan: The cradle of high quality fruits
10:14 | 30/01/2017 Local Economy
(VEN) - Driving through Luc Ngan District in Bac Giang Province, one can admire limitless expanses of orange, lychee and grapefruit fields along the hillsides. The area is famous for such fruit varieties as Luc Ngan high-quality lychee, Vinh and Canh oranges, and Dien grapefruit.
Yen The chickens: Quality breeds success
13:09 | 29/01/2017 Local Economy
(VEN) - A breed of high quality chickens, farmed according to biosecurity methods since 2011, is the first animal breed in Vietnam to be granted copyright protection by the National Office of Intellectual Property (NOIP) under the Ministry of Science and Technology. The chickens, naturally grown in the Yen The District of Bac Giang Province, are in great demand and sold in large volumes throughout the country and in export markets.
Tay Ninh province plans higher income for farmers
09:16 | 11/01/2017 Local Economy
By developing an agricultural value chain, the southern province of Tay Ninh expects to raise its agricultural GDP and average farmer income per year from the current figures of 3 billion USD and 1,500 USD to 8 billion USD and 5,000 USD, respectively, after five years.
Cao Bang Province urged to overcome poverty
08:40 | 10/01/2017 Local Economy
“The northern mountainous province of Cao Bang needs to set out drastic measures to become an exemplary locality in overcoming poverty and finding a sustainable and long-term way to grow,” Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said during his working session with the leaders of Cao Bang province on January 9.
Hanoi’s economy achieves 7.3 percent growth
09:12 | 08/08/2016 Local Economy
Hanoi enjoyed relatively high economic growth in the first half of the year with good performances in the service and industry-construction sectors, officials said at a municipal People’s Council meeting August 1.