The Mekong Delta province of Long An is working to carry out solar energy projects on low-yield farming land in districts as it boasts huge potential for solar power development.
Tra (pangasius) fish farming has been hit by a double whammy of Covid-19 and prolonged saltwater intrusion in rivers in the Cuu Long (Mekong Delta) region, according to the Viet Nam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).
Circular 18 became effective from last month and superseded the previous Circular 16 on the same subject matter. Circular 18 introduces updated template power purchase agreements (PPA) as well as revised regulations for the development of grid-connected solar farms and rooftop solar power systems. Despite rapid growth and significant investment potential, the Vietnamese renewable energy market and the associated regulatory regime remains highly complex and constantly evolving.
Condotels have lost their attraction among investors due to tighter management restrictions, and farm stays have emerged as a new investment trend during the COVID-19 pandemic. However, experts have urged caution when investing in this model, given the risks of an incomplete legal framework and a potentially long wait for investors to make a return on the outlay.
Logistics firms in the railway and aviation sectors are taking action to increase service quality and boost links with farm produce traders to cut costs and increase competitiveness amidst increasing global integration.
On September 10, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD), the National Institute of Agricultural Planning and Projection, and Smart Universal Logistics (SUL) signed agreements on the implementation of the “water-by-wind demonstration” project using official development assistance (ODA) from the Belgian government in Ninh Thuan.
Air and rail transportation should be promoted to transport farm produce to reduce logistics costs and increase the competitiveness of export products, experts have said.
Singapore-listed property development and agricultural investment firm Hong Lai Huat Group Ltd (HLH) on Monday reached a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Denmark-based farm equipment supplier Skiold A/S.
Khmer Fresh Milk Co Ltd is all set to begin distributing its dairy products to major supermarkets in Phnom Penh next week, co-founding partner Chy Sila told The Post on Thursday.
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