India's peak farm activity happens between April and June. This is when the winter crop - wheat, rice and pulses - is harvested and sold. It is also peak season for fruits. And it is also when farmers begin sowing the summer rain-fed crop, comprising paddy, pulses, cotton and sugarcane. "The lockdown has hit both these seasons," says Mekhala Krishnamurthy, an associate professor of sociology and anthropology at Ashoka University. … [Read more...] about Will coronavirus lockdown cause food shortages in India?
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JLL reported that in the first quarter, Ha Noi did not have new supply on the retail property market. Large shopping malls outside the central business districts (CBD) continued to be attractive to customers in the capital city. … [Read more...] about Ha Noi retail property market faces difficulties in Q1: JLL
There was concern that if the country continued to export rice as it did in the first two months of the year, Vietnam could risk shortages for domestic consumption. Therefore, the Ministry of Industry and Trade submitted to the prime minister a number of proposals, including temporarily delaying the rice export schedule or considering specific rice export quotas. After reviewing and listening to the opinions of ministries and agencies, the prime minister decided to suspend rice exports until the end of May. The General Department of Vietnam Customs, therefore, stopped issuing clearance for rice shipments to ensure food supplies. … [Read more...] about Vietnam grapples with question of rice exports amid concern about food security
The main food sources for the rabbits were rice, bran, banana, vegetables and grass, which are always available in the countryside. However, it was important that leftovers need to be discarded and food shouldn’t be mouldy, which could easily cause diarrhoea. Additionally, breeders need to pay attention to the temperature of the rabbit and vaccinate them regularly. … [Read more...] about Tuyên Quang rabbit farmer profits from raising New Zealand breed
The market still recorded some bright spots, including the re-opening of Vincom Phạm Ngọc Thạch Shopping Mall after upgrades. Of which, the first Uniqlo store in Hà Nội opened in Vincom Phạm Ngọc Thạch. … [Read more...] about Hà Nội retail property market faces difficulties in Q1: JLL