The Kim Hai Food Technology Co., Ltd. has introduced products that EU businesses do not have, some of which include dragon fruit juice and dried fruits (fruits dried with high technology), said Company CEO Pham Cao Van. These products are sold in supermarkets nationwide, he said. … [Read more...] about Agriculture sector preparing to survive EVFTA challenges
Ministry of agriculture and rural development
Hanoi (VNA) - Wood and wooden product exports hit 1.05 billion USD in July, bringing the figure to 6.09 billion USD in the first seven months of this year, a year-on-year rise of 6.2 percent, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has revealed. … [Read more...] about Wood, wooden product exports rise 6.2 pct.
Hanoi (VNS/VNA) - Hanoi has created urban development plans for the banks of the Hong (Red) River, yet problems remain due to lack of flood and dyke planning. Planners have been seeking solutions to balance sustainable development with land and water resources. In 2006, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development submitted a plan to the Government on flood prevention and control and dyke system reinforcement on the Red and Thai Binh rivers, reported Kinh Te Do Thi (Economy and City) newspaper. Under the plan, it was necessary to move 855,993 people who lived on an area of 12,504ha on riverbanks to ensure safe flood discharging. The areas for housing were below 15 percent of the river banks in Tam Xa- Xuan Canh and Long Bien-Cu Khoi areas in Hanoi. The plan, which was approved but has not yet been carried out, was estimated to cost 113 trillion VND (4.9 billion USD). Along with funding from the State budget, revenue was to be drawn from the auction of land use rights in the … [Read more...] about Planning on Red River banks needs work