(HBO) – Since mid-April, a variety of farm produce have entered their main harvest time. This is a good time for customers to buy fresh products at prices only half or even a quarter of previous prices.

Lac Thuy district develops safe vegetable production areas

(HBO) – Lac Thuy district in the northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh aims to have from 150 – 200 hectares of safe vegetables by 2020, with more than half of the products to be sold outside the province. To that end, the province has implemented the planning on centralised production areas, built mechanised application models and applied VietGAP standards in communes, especially those with big areas of crops.

An Binh Commune (Lac Thuy) diversifies models of farming economy and household farming

(HBO) – In recent years, An Binh Commune (Lac Thuy) has formed many models of farming economy and household farming for high and stable incomes. These models are increasingly expanding and developing, contributing to the local people's income, promoting the local advantages, increasing the competitiveness of mechandises in the market.

Farmers in Dong Suong get rich

(HBO) – As an agriculture-based hamlet, Dong Suong in Thanh Lap commune (Luong Son district) has transferred 20.6 hectares of land, including over 20 hectares of agricultural land, to build factories to catch up with the industrialisation process.

Pumpkin-for-seeds growing model in Lac Son proves effective

(HBO) - Households in Bai Von hamlet, Dinh Cu commune (Lac Son district, Hoa Binh province) have cooperated with enterprises to pilot the model of pumpkin cultivation for seeds. The model initially proved effective as it brings higher profits than other traditional crops.

Making fortune by raising Lac Thuy chickens

(HBO) - With a large hill garden and determination to get rich in the homeland, Tran Dinh Liem, a farmer in Dong De village, Dong Tam commune, Lac Thuy district, has reaped successes when putting his trust in Lac Thuy chickens.

Construction of US$50 million wool factory begins in Da Lat

The construction of a sheep wool factory kicked off at the Phat Chi industrial complex in Da Lat city of the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong on June 15.

Tu Ly commune develops the production of safe vegetable.

(HBO) – Based on the actual demand in the area, Tu Ly commune (Da Bac) has implemented the model of safe vegetable production in 2016 with the total area of 3.1 hectares. Initially, the model was only processed in two hamlets of Dong Tranh and Kim Ly with 38 households involved.

Phu Bai airport strives to serve 6.5-7 million passengers annually by 2025

The central province of Thua Thien Hue is planning to upgrade the Phu Bai International Airport, located in Huong Thuy town, aiming to raise its passenger-serving capacity to 3-3.5 million annually by 2020, and 6.5-7 million annually by 2025.

Luc Ngan-Bac Giang Lychee Week opens in Hanoi

The 'Luc Ngan-Bac Giang Lychee Week in Hanoi' opened at BigC Thang Long, 222 Tran Duy Hung Street on June 13 as part of Bac Giang's activities to promote lychee consumption this year.

Phu Thanh commune strives to reach the goal of the new rural area 2 years prior to the expectation

(HBO) - Assessing the half-term results of implementing the Resolution of the XXV Communist Party Congress, in the term of 2015-2020, the Party Secretary of Phu Thanh commune (Lac Thuy) – Ms. Nguyen Thi Lan said: in recent years, the political situation of the commune has been always stable, the economy has developed in a positive way. The commune has strengthened to shift the economic structure of agriculture, forestry and fishery to handicraft and services, and the average income in 2018 is estimated to reach at VND38.8 million per person. The budget revenue in the commune exceeded the amount assigned by the district, the rate of poor households reduced to 13%, the infrastructure is more and more spacious and modern, serving the needs of economic development and people's life in the area. Military – Security, the Social Security Order is always stable and being maintained. In 2017, the commune achieved 15/19 criteria in the program of New Rural Area Construction.

Going to Bao La market amidst “chá” bamboo shoot season

(HBO) - Ending the bitter bamboo shoot season, after heavy rains, Thai ethnic minority people in Bao La commune (Mai Chau district) prepare to go to high mountains covered by white clouds to find wild-growing "chá” bamboo shoot - a specialty in the locality, which is as big as a finger of an adult. Therefore, it is also called "finger" shoot.

Deputy PM Truong Hoa Binh busy in Japan

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh met with Chuichi Date, Speaker of the House of Councillors of the Japanese National Diet, in Tokyo on June 12 as part of his visit to Japan to attend the 24th International Conference on the Future of Asia.

VN welcomes environmentally friendly waste treatment technologies

The Vietnamese Government, ministries and localities always welcome advanced and environmental-friendly waste treatment technologies at reasonable prices, Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has said.

PM vows support for international cooperation on ocean economy, ecology

Vietnam's Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has granted the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada on the occasion of his State visit to the country and attendance at the G7 Outreach Summit.

Billionaire of Cao Phong Orange Village

(HBĐT)-Going to visit the orange garden of the family of Mr. Bui Van Bach at Zone 3, Cao Phong town (in Cao Phong district), it is easy to see that each tree is pruned properly and has many fruits. This means that the farmer has been hard-working and making efforts to grown orange trees.

Startup business with raising chickens

(HBO) - Ms. Quach Thi Hoa in Bung Village, Huong Nhuong Commune (Lac Son) has laid the foundation for Huong Nhuong Hill Chicken Cooperative, creating linkages in production among households and solving problems of breeding, food as well as the output for the products.

The farmer - Nguyen Duy Lanh overcomes difficulties

(HBO) - From a farmer who have been living in poverty, Mr. Nguyen Duy Lanh in Bot village, Phu Thanh commune (Lac Thuy) has reached to become a typical producer and business model of the district, provincial and national levels.

Kim Boi Green Agriculture Cooperative started up with Japanese cucumbers

(HBO) - Kim Boi Green Agriculture Cooperative in Du Sang commune has cooperated with Hoa Binh Paciffic Company to solve the stable output of Japanese cucumbers for 100 farmer households in the commune.

Vietnam needs bolder efforts to improve business climate

The business environment in Vietnam has seen marked improvements in recent years but bolder reform efforts are required in order to help enterprises grow in a sustainable manner.

Hoa Binh implements plan to strengthen capacity to access Industry 4.0

(HBO) – The fourth industrial revolution (Industry 4.0) is an innovation based on the highly integrated platform of digital-physical-biological connection with the breakthrough of the Internet and artificial intelligence. Industry 4.0 has exerted strong impacts on all socio-economic aspects, fundamentally changing the world’s production. The revolution is expected to open up numerous opportunities but also pose a number of challenges, especially when the country is in the process of industrialisation, modernisation and international integration.

Prospects of the Sachi planting model

(HBO) – In 2017, Inca Vietnam joint Stock Company tested a model planting Sachi at Bua Lay of Khang hamlet, Dich Giao commune (Tan Lac district). Now, Sachi has already and is developing very well and meets the demand stably. This plant is giving the high performance of efficiency and opens direction of the potential development.

Pharung Shipyard delivers first oil tanker to RoK partner

 The Pharung Shipyard Company under the Vinashin Group on May 31 handed over to a Republic of Korea (RoK) partner a 6,500DWT oil tanker following a contract signed in 2016.

BIDV Hoa Binh contributes to local development

(HBO) – The Hoa Binh branch of the Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) is one of the key banks in the province. With a widespread network of transaction points covering important localities like Hoa Binh city, and Luong Son and Cao Phong districts, BIDV Hoa Binh has contributed greatly to local socio-economic development.

Vietnam makes initial results in organic agricultural development

 Since 2004, the Vietnam Farmer's Union has coordinated with the Danish NGO Agricultural Development Denmark Asia to support several farmers’ groups in Lao Cai, Tuyen Quang, and Hoa Binh provinces to approach and practice organic agriculture. From this initial step, up to now, 33 of the 63 provinces and cities nationwide have developed organic farming and aquaculture models.