Vietnam > Commodity

Faced with climate challenges, Vietnamese rice farmers switch to shrimp

05/06/2021 13:29

For years, Ta Thi Thanh Thuy toiled on a sliver of land sandwiched between the Mekong River and the East Vietnam Sea, a region widely known as Vietnam's rice bowl, to grow the prized grain.

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Vietnam > Commodity

Faced with climate challenges, Vietnamese rice farmers switch to shrimp

05/06/2021 13:29

For years, Ta Thi Thanh Thuy toiled on a sliver of land sandwiched between the Mekong River and the East Vietnam Sea, a region widely known as Vietnam's rice bowl, to grow the prized grain.

Vietnam > Commodity

Trademark trickery blurs rice status

05/04/2021 14:04

Unlike regional competition, Vietnamese branding approaches of well-established rice varieties could still see some improvements because of existing ambiguities in the product development strategies of the responsible government agenies. Nevertheless, the renowned ST25 rice could still participate in next year’s World Rice competition, and thus secure fame for one of the most important export goods of the nation.

Vietnam > Industries

'Nature - based' farming a winner in Delta

05/03/2021 19:45

Over the past three years, Kien Giang Province, the Mekong Delta’s largest rice producer, has restructured cultivation methods on more than 24,000ha of rice fields to adapt to climate change and improve farmers' incomes.

Vietnam > Real Estate

Using past lessons to build the future

04/30/2021 16:52

Over the past 46 years, Vietnam has weathered numerous difficulties in the economic sphere. Raymond Mallon, a senior economic expert based in Vietnam, provides perspective on how the economy has performed since national reunification in 1975, and analyses the key factors and measures that might help Vietnam achieve its objective of becoming a developed nation by 2045.

Vietnam > Commodity

Vietnamese enterprises scramble to procure chips amid global chip crisis

04/29/2021 08:12

The global chip 'fever' has spread to Vietnam, where manufacturers of electronic and technological products are racing to buy microchips to meet their production needs.

Vietnam > Economy

Viet Nam-US trade has new opportunities post-pandemic

04/29/2021 07:55

Viet Nam plans to further enhance trade and investment cooperation with the US, especially after the COVID-19 pandemic ends, said a city official.

Vietnam > Economy

PAPI displays fruits of anti-corruption drive

04/21/2021 14:17

Anti-corruption efforts by the Vietnamese government have paid off spectacularly, producing the greatest improvement in a decade and reflecting a strong increase in public confidence.

Vietnam > Real Estate

Development skewed in HCM City region real estate market

04/17/2021 11:59

The skewed concentration of property projects in some areas of HCM City has resulted in an imbalance in the development of satellite cities and causes a strain on the transport system, a workshop heard in the city yesterday.

Vietnam > Real Estate

Delayed Law on Land holding up real estate

04/14/2021 20:33

The delay in revising the country’s land laws has made negative impacts on the real estate market with many halted projects due to unclear and overlapping guidelines, subsequently causing new supply limitations and increasing the risk of a market bubble.

Vietnam > Industries

Viet Nam ‘reinvents’ tourism sector, aims for expected recovery by 2024

04/14/2021 19:52

While domestic travel has kept tourism buoyant amid the pandemic, the industry has barely survived without foreign tourists. Experts have recommended that it reinvent itself while waiting for global travel to resume.

 

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