Head of the Ho Chi Minh City’s Food Safety Management Board Pham Khanh Phong Lan  (Photo: SGGP)

Vietnam tightens management over nutritional supplement business, production

The edict No. 15/2018 issued by the Government orders production and business of nutritional supplements to have Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) certificates. Head of the Ho Chi Minh City’s Food Safety Management Board Pham Khanh Phong Lan had a talk to Sai Gon Giai Phong reporter upon the issue.
Farmers harvest pepper in Dak Lak Province. (Photo: SGGP)

Pepper price yet to rebound

According to Vietnam Pepper Association (VPA), the price of pepper in the market will be unlikely to recover this year because of excessive supply.
HCMC not lack capital for production: State Bank

HCMC not lack capital for production: State Bank

The State Bank of Vietnam will reserve enough capital for production in HCMC, said Deputy Director of the State Bank of Vietnam in Ho Chi Minh City Nguyen Hoang Minh at the seminar “ Where small enterprises can find capital?” on July 18.

Vietnamese Environment Minister Tran Hogn Ha ( R) shakes hand with UN Environment Chief Erik Solheim (Photo: SGGP)

Vietnam to stop production, use of single-use plastic

In the meeting with UN Environment Chief Erik Solheim on June 26, Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Tran Hong Ha promised that Vietnam will join global efforts to stop the production and use of single-use and non-recyclable plastic products.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc (L) and Professor Hoang Tuy (Photo VNA)

PM asks mathematics institute to apply technologies to boost production

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan “placed an order” for the Institute of Mathematics under the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST) to boost the application of technologies in production to increase labour productivity at a working session in Hanoi on December 14.