Over the past year, the Vietnamese Party and State have promulgated several policies, mechanism, and legislations on investment in agriculture, farmers and rural areas in all fields. Appropriate steps have been taken in each stage that has facilitated developments in agriculture, farmers and rural areas. Based on these policies, the Ministry of Finance has coordinated with ministries and branches concerned to give priority to investment in agricultural and rural development. Prominent achievements in public investment in these areas for the period of 2006-2011 include increased public investment in agriculture, farmers and rural development and expanded ODA . Thank to the investment, agricultural output, quality, and effectiveness have been improved. Rural political system has been consolidated and grass-roots democracy has been enhanced. However, there remain constraints. Investment has fallen short of demands. Slow disbursement of ODA, prolonged projects, sporadic … [Read more...] about Enhancing public investment effectiveness in agriculture, farmers and rural areas
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Danang has been designated by the central government to be the core city of the Key Economic Zone in central Vietnam, the entrance to the UNESCO World Heritage sites, and the terminal point of the East-West Corridor linking with Laos, Thailand and Myanmar. It is clear that Danang's location makes it a strategic location from which your business can access potentially rich Vietnamese and other Asian markets. I. STRATEGIC LOCATION The coastal city of Danang is situated at the very heart of Vietnam, 759km from Hanoi and 960km from Ho Chi Minh City. It lies on the north-south communications axis of land ( National Road 1A), rail, sea and air routes. Danang borders Thua Thien - HueProvince in the north, QuangNamProvince in the south and the west, and the EasternSea in the east. It is located in a typical tropical area influenced by monsoons with an annual average temperature of 25.7C. The city has a natural land area of 1,256km2 and a population of 887,069 as of 01 April 2009. … [Read more...] about Why invest in Danang?
A conference on investment in the southern province of Tien Giang has noted that provincial authorities need to do more if they are to realistically achieve their goal of raising VND192 trillion (US$10.6 billion) for 117 projects. It's the biggest investment target ever set by the province, with authorities planning to use the targeted funds in projects that will be implemented from now to 2020. Chairman of the provincial People's Committee Tran The Ngoc said the province aims to secure 20 per cent of the targeted capital by the end of this year, but to persuade local and foreign investors to pour more than $10 billion into the province in coming years, Tien Giang must effectively implement investment attraction policies this year. Nguyen Duy Quoc Tung, deputy chairman of the Vinh Long Seafood Trading Company, said that as a potential investor, he had found it difficult to get enough information on investment in the province. "I planned to invest in a factory producing bio-fuel … [Read more...] about Tien Giang calls for $10.6 billion investment
According to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD), the draft Organic Agriculture Decree and then the Organic Agriculture Development Project 2018-2025 will be soon submitted to the Government for approval. In the world, organic agriculture used to be a niche market for small groups of consumers but now it has become a big market segment with a trade value of nearly US$100 billion, with about 50 million hectares of cultivated land. Thriving organic agriculture As a pioneer in investing in organic production, TH Group has been producing fruit, vegetables, herbs and fresh milk in accordance with European and American standards. In December 2015, there were 37 clean vegetables, five herbs of TH certified by Control Union as organic products. Five fruits and herbs including gac fruit, centella, persimmon leaf, persimmon fruit, and green peanut of TH group are exported to the US market under Total Happiness Naturals brand and TH true Herbal brand. At the same time, … [Read more...] about Opportunity to Invest in Organic Agriculture
HÀ NỘI — The nation’s achievements in 2017 are important prerequisites for Việt Nam to continue implementing successfully the tasks set by the 12th Party Congress, says President Trần Đại Quang. Speaking to the media on the threshold of the New Year 2018, he said 2017 was the first time in many years that Việt Nam had met and surpassed all 13 socio-economic development goals set by the National Assembly. The macro-economy was stable, inflation was controlled, budget collection and other major economic sectors met their respective targets, he said. The country’s GDP saw a record growth of 6.81 per cent, export-import reached the highest ever turnover of US$425 billion and a record of $33 billion inflow in foreign direct investment was recorded. The President also highlighted encouraging social progress, particularly in poverty reduction and healthcare access, enhanced defence and security, political stability and social order and … [Read more...] about Sustainable growth foundations were laid in 2017: President