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Steep plunge in rice exports to China as import rules tighten

Vietnam Customs data show rice exports to China in the first seven months fell 65.7 percent year-on-year to 318,000 tons.

Central Highlands: As floods recede, food shortage concerns surface

Large scale damage caused by flooding in the Central Highlands has given rise to food shortage and pricing concerns.

Organic produce chains struggle to maintain Vietnam foothold

Stiff competition, storage issues and low profit margins make it very difficult to run an organic store chain in Vietnam.
August 02, 2019 | 09:45 am GMT+7

Water shortage threatens 138,000 families in central Vietnam this summer

Some 138,800 households in the central region might experience a water shortage this summer as the levels in major rivers have dropped below normal.
July 25, 2019 | 08:11 am GMT+7

NASA boosts collaboration with Vietnam on bigger land use picture

NASA is working in close cooperation with several Vietnamese agencies to help the nation cope with environmental changes.
July 19, 2019 | 09:09 am GMT+7

HAGL seeks to sell 6.77 pct stake in agriculture subsidiary

Hoang Anh Gia Lai Group will sell a 6.77 percent stake in subsidiary Hoang Anh Gia Lai Agriculture JSC to restructure its finances.
July 09, 2019 | 03:54 pm GMT+7

Head of state agro firm arrested for property-related wrongdoing

A former chairman of the Saigon Agriculture Corporation (Sagri) was arrested on Monday for alleged wrongdoing related to the use of state-owned property.
July 09, 2019 | 11:32 am GMT+7

All Vietnam localities but one infected by African swine fever

Tay Ninh has become the latest Vietnamese locality to be infected with African swine fever, leaving just one left.
July 08, 2019 | 01:49 pm GMT+7

Agriculture exporters suffer as China rules tighten

Unsold stock and falling prices have hit Vietnamese seafood and agriculture producers hard as Chinese regulations restrict their entry.
July 01, 2019 | 05:47 pm GMT+7

Hanoi culls 10,000 pigs with African swine fever every day

Hanoi is killing around 10,000 pigs infected with African swine fever every day this week, up from 6,000 in previous weeks.
June 27, 2019 | 07:17 pm GMT+7

Only three Vietnam provinces free of African swine fever

Lam Dong Province in the Central Highlands is the latest to report outbreaks of African swine fever, which leaves only three provinces unaffected.
June 25, 2019 | 11:47 am GMT+7

HCMC fires chief of state-owned agro firm for serious wrongdoing

The CEO of state-owned Saigon Agriculture Corporation (Sagri) has been sacked after HCM City authorities determined that his numerous violations were egregious.
June 21, 2019 | 10:05 am GMT+7

Vietnam farmers enjoy lychee export price surge

The prices of lychee Vietnam exported to China have doubled over last year on the back of a poor harvest in the neighboring country.
June 18, 2019 | 05:30 pm GMT+7

All but one Mekong Delta province infected with African swine fever

Long An is the latest African swine fever victim, leaving Ben Tre as the only Mekong Delta locality untouched by the incurable disease.
June 17, 2019 | 02:30 pm GMT+7

Pork imports skyrocket as African swine fever continues to spread

The African swine fever epidemic has caused a spike in pork imports and authorities are calling for stockpiling the meat.
June 14, 2019 | 05:02 pm GMT+7
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