Ecuadorian dragon fruits are successfully grown by farmer Nguyen Duy Khang. (Photo: SGGP)

Vietnamese farmers succeed in growing exotic fruits

Currently, several farmers have successfully grown various types of exotic fruits with productivity and quality as high as imported fruits. Owing to that, domestic consumers are now able to buy these products at lower prices than those of imported fruits.
 Deputy Minister works to clear farm produce congestion in northern border gate

Deputy Minister works to clear farm produce congestion in northern border gate

Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Phung Duc Tien yesterday arrived at the Tan Thanh border gate in the northern province of Lang Son to facilitate customs clearance work between Vietnam and China as many vehicles transporting agricultural produce have been stuck at the border gate.
Poor farmers have been capitalized with US$151,443 in the first nine months of the year, (Photo: SGGP)

Nearly 2,000 poor farmers capitalized in first nine months

Nearly 2,000 poor farmers were provided with US$151,443 in the first nine months of the year, according to reports at the celebration of the 89th founding anniversary of the Vietnam Farmer Association.
Garment and textile enterprises apply modern technology in production. (Photo: SGGP)

Garment, textile industry keeps pace with Industry 4.0

A recent survey by the research group of the Vietnam National Textile and Garment Group and institutes at more than 300 garment enterprises across the country showed that most of them have been keeping up fairly well with the 4th industrial revolution in stages, including reducing labor, supporting in executive decision making, increasing productivity and quality and cutting time and production costs.
Vietnam tightens control on transportation of pigs, pork products

Vietnam tightens control on transportation of pigs, pork products

The National Steering Committee for the Prevention and Control of African Swine Fever has recently released the No.10 official dispatch, ordering provinces to tighten control on transportation of pigs and products made from pork between Vietnam and neighboring countries in order to prevent the epidemic to outbreak again.
Motorcycle market posts negative growth

Motorcycle market posts negative growth

According to the Vietnam Association of Motorcycle Manufacturers, Vietnam’s motorbike market has been showing signs of slowdown as in the first nine months of this year, motorbike manufacturers merely sold more than 2.3 million motorcycles of all kinds, posting negative growth of about 5 percent.