Hai Duong province has about 10,000 hectares of lychee mostly in Thanh Ha district and Chi Linh city. In particular, over 300ha of VietGAP certified lychees and over 80 percent of the production area are run under the VietGAP process. Currently, 13 areas covering over 130ha have been granted export codes to the US, Australia, the EU and the Republic of Korea./. … [Read more...] about BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES TODAY
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Vietnam is among the seven countries with the fastest aging populations in the world. According to the Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs, people over 60 will account for about 20 percent of its population by 2038, a jump from 12 percent, equivalent to 11 million people, in 2017. … [Read more...] about Birth phobia threatens Vietnam’s future
Nguyen The Chinh, head of the Institute of Strategy and Policy on Natural Resources and Environment, was one of the participants at a conference on releasing the research work on the impact of air pollution on Vietnam’s economy which found that economic losses could be up to $10.82-13.63 billion, or 4.4-5.6 percent of GDP, if using the 2018 prices. … [Read more...] about Are the estimates about air pollution’s effects on the economy reliable?
For example, the Urban and Housing Development Corporation, an investor in the Việt Hưng Project in Long Biên District, transferred land to build five schools to secondary investors. But only one school has been built while several apartment buildings and villas have already been completed. … [Read more...] about Lack of schools in residential areas an unresolved problem