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Quarantine stepped up for fruit exports to US
Timothy Westbrook, an expert from the US Department of Agriculture (USDA)’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), has completed his COVID-19 quarantined period and began his task at the HCM City-based Son Son irradiation centre.
NA Standing Committee approves 274 billion VND to supplement rice reserves
10:50 17/09/2020
The National Assembly Standing Committee on September 15 passed a resolution on allocating 274 billion VND (11.8 million USD) from the central budget’s reserves of 2020 to buy 23,000 tonnes of rice for the national reserves.
US agency supports congestion reduction at Cat Lai port
17:11 16/09/2020
The US Agency for International Development (USAID) has conducted a preliminary survey on the Cat Lai Port project, said Director of the Ho Chi Minh City Customs Department Dinh Ngoc Thang.
Ho Chi Minh City develops industrial infrastructure in 2020-2045
14:39 16/09/2020
The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee has assigned the Department of Planning and Architecture to complete the project of developing industrial infrastructure in the 2020-2045 period.
Vietnam is third largest cotton importer
17:36 15/09/2020
Cotton Day Vietnam 2020 will take place virtually on September 22, gathering leading scholars from Vietnam and the US.
An Thinh garlic receives certificate of geographical indication
17:29 15/09/2020
An Thinh Garlic is the first product of the northern province of Bac Ninh, and one of just 84 products in Vietnam, to be granted geographical indication protection.
Social policy credit brings positive impacts on socio-economic development
14:20 14/09/2020
(CPV) - With the leadership of the Party and the efforts of the Government, loans of the Vietnam Bank for Social Policies (VBSP) have made many positive socio-economic impacts in recent years, ensuring the right and capacity of access to finance for disadvantaged groups in Vietnam.
New border gate to promote Vietnam-Cambodia trade
10:23 13/09/2020
Cambodia will open a new international border gate, named Prey Vor, in Svay Rieng province’s Kampong Ror district soon, to enhance cross-border trade with Vietnam.
Petrol prices down in latest review
16:57 12/09/2020
The Ministry of Industry and Trade and Finance Ministry announced adjusting down petrol prices from 3pm on September 11.
Shrimp, tuna exports to EU see positive signs
15:53 12/09/2020
Vietnam’s shrimp and tuna exports to EU markets showed signs of recovery in July and August despite the impact of COVID-19, rising slightly against previous months and the same period last year.