Vu Yen 1 Bridge in the northern port city of Hai Phong was inaugurated on May 1.

Vietnam’s import-export revenue rises 14.4 percent in four months

Total import-export revenue in the first four months of 2018 is estimated at 144.13 billion USD, up 14.4 percent year on year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Hoa Binh aims to have final segments of Hoa Binh 3 Bridge joined in July

(HBO) – The construction of Hoa Binh 3 Bridge commenced in 2016, which is expected to reduce traffic overload on Hoa Binh 1 bridge and meet the city’s future development demand. The People’s Committee of Hoa Binh city is proposing measures to remove difficulties for land clearance and calital mobilisation, while directing the contractor to work towards joining the final segments of Hoa Binh 3 Bridge in July 2018.

“A billionaire of small chickens” in Lac Thuy land

(HBO) – "One of 50 top golden products of raising poultry in Vietnam in 2016”, a certificate of merits for "Typical Youth for Community” by the provincial Youth Union Association in 2017, a most outstanding prize of "Star of Agricultural Emperor” of Vietnamese Farmer Association in 2016 and dozens of certificates of merits, those are the dreaming achievements of "the billionaire of small chickens” Bui Dong Giang, An Son 1 village, An Binh commune, Lac Thuy district. He has gained those since his starting up business until now.

A pioneer in planting sachi trees in Hop Thanh commune

(HBO) - As a typical farmer doing good business in the locality, Mr. Ly Van Diem in Ngoc Ha village, Hop Thanh commune (Ky Son) owns a comprehensive economic model for earning hundreds of millions of dongs a year. As a person interested in researching, he actively explored and decided to grow sachi trees to develop family economics.

From the empty hands to the boss of a billion-dong business

(HBO) – This enterprise with annual profit of more than 1 billion VND was built from two empty hands…

Foreign media laud Vietnam’s economic achievements

A number of foreign press outlets have published articles lauding Vietnam’s economic achievements.

Practicality in counseling jobs and training for farmers

(HBO) - In recent years, Tan Thanh Commune Farmer Association (Luong Son) has coordinated with the community study centers, branches and mass organizations, especially the District Farmer Association, to organize vocational training courses and job consultancy for farmers. According to the statistics of the period from 2014 to 2018, the Association has opened 56 classes for 3,560 members as farmers to participate. As a result, there has been an increase in the proportion of farmer members getting jobs, increasing their income, creating more jobs and employing about 400 people every year, earning the average of 4.5 - 5 million VND per person per month.

Thanh Hoi commune - when the Party''s resolution comes into the local people’s life

(HBO) - On the area of 2,000 m2, if he only plants one rice crop, Bui Van Lung's family in Bao 3 Hamlet, Thanh Hoi Commune (Tan Lac) certainly does not have enough food, the life is unstable.

Need to resolve conclusively the site clearance of road No. 433

HBĐT) – the project of road No. 433 – directing Hoa Binh city to Da Bac district, is an important project of province. Over 6 years of deploying, the project have not yet been accomplished and the contract must be extended to December 2018. The reason that the project fell behind schedule is because of a lack of funds and entanglements in processing site clearance.

Lac Thuy District promotes the restructuring of cultivation and livestock husbandary.

(HBO) - After constructing and publicizing the collective label of Cam Lac Thuy product in October, 2017, Lac Thuy district is building a brand name for Lac Thuy chicken to affirm and develop its trademark of main agricultural products. At the same time, the district can promote the process of restructuring cultivation and livestock husbandary.

PM okays French firm’s plan to expand Tan Son Nhat airport

 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has agreed with the proposal of the French consultant company ADP-I to build a new passenger terminal south of Tan Son Nhat aiport in Ho Chi Minh City as part of the airport expansion plan.

Hoa Binh: an 8x generation man succeeds in large-scale poultry raising

(HBO) – Mr. Nguyen Van Quan, (born in 1981), in Dong De hamlet, Dong Tam commune in Lac Thuy district, made a brave decision to invest in large-scale poultry raising three years ago.

Vietnam’s securities market may get ‘emerging status’

Vietnam’s securities market may be upgraded to the emerging market status from its current frontier market by 2020, according to the latest SSI Retail Research.

The youth of Dich Giao commune strives for economic development

(HBO) - In recent years, the youth of Dich Giao commune (Tan Lac) has always tried to develop the economy, many good models, typical young man appeared. Those efforts contribute significantly to the economic restructuring in this new rural commune.

Ha Giang inaugurates organic tea plant using Japanese high-tech

An organic tea production plant using the latest Japanese technology was inaugurated in Tan Lap commune, Bac Quang district, the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang on April 12.

Cao Duong was awarded the title of standardized new rural commune.

(HBO) – In Cao Duong commune, the People's Committee of Luong Son District held a ceremony to announce Cao Duong Commune reaching new rural standard requirements.

Vietnam to export rambutans to New Zealand

Vietnamese rambutans have been approved for export to New Zealand, which will be officially announced at a ceremony on April 10.

Farmers in Dong Thap province bet on tra fish

Dong Thap province, already the largest tra fish producer in the Mekong Delta, has further increased the breeding area this year because of the high prices the fish is fetching.

Development of growing chayote and temperate vegetables in Tan Lac upland area.

(HBO) - Exploiting typical advantages, planting chayote for getting the tops and other temperate vegetables are bringing positively effective results in production development and improvement of the living standard of people living in upland communes of Tan Lac district.

VN-Index rises for second day to exceed 1,193 points

The benchmark VN-Index rose for the second day, gaining 1.63 points to stay at 1,193.17 points on April 5.

Prospects from pure rice seed of Diamond 111

(HBO) - In the crop of 2017, the Center of Plant Seedling, Livestock and Aquaculture cooperated with Vietnam Seedlings joint Stock Company to implement the demonstration model of rice seed of Kim Cuong 111 with the scale of 5 hectares in Ha Bi commune, Kim Boi district. This is considered to be a high-yield rice seed, locally-appropriate and is being able to be replicated in the following crops.

FTAs help garment-textile firms diversify export markets

Free trade agreements (FTAs) that Vietnam has signed and is going to sign have helped local firms diversity their export markets, according to Chairman of the Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association Vu Duc Giang.

Businesses in industrial parks earn nearly 2.48 trillion VND in revenue

(HBO) – Some 74 projects have been landed at industrial parks in Hoa Binh province, 22 of which are foreign direct investment with (FDI) total registered capital of 438.41 million USD and 52 domestic ones worth more than 7.89 trillion VND.

The effectiveness of "imported" vegetable varieties in Quyen Chien highland commune

  (HBO) - Taking advantage of the cool weather conditions of Quyen Chien Highland Commune, Mr. Bui Van Tan, Doi Village, Tuan Lo Commune, Tan Lac District has bravely leased land to invest in growing "imported” vegetables, which are originated from Korea with varieties such as radish, green onion, cabbage and cauliflower ... with initial effectiveness.