TAGs: rice

Eight-month rice exports down

06/09/2019 19:23

Vietnam exported about 4.54 million tonnes of rice for nearly 2 billion USD in the first eight months of this year, up 0.3 percent in volume but down 14.9 percent in value from a year earlier, according to the Agro Processing and Market Development Authority (Agrotrade).

Rice seedlings to be sent to Laos after disasters

08/01/2019 09:05

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has asked the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development to supply 300 tonnes of rice seedlings from the national reserve as a relief aid to help Lao people restore production in the post-natural disaster time. 

Vietnam hosts its first World Rice Conference

11/10/2018 16:04

PSNews – The 2018 The Rice Trader (TRT) World Rice Conference, one of the world’s premier conferences on the rice trade kicked off on October 10 in Hanoi. The three-day conference drew the participation of about 600 international and domestic delegates.

Vietnam, Bangladesh extend rice trade deal

24/05/2017 13:48

Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh and Bangladeshi Minister of Food Advocate Md Quamrul Islam have signed a document extending the two countries’ memorandum of understanding (MoU) on rice trade that will allow Vietnam to sell up 1 million tonnes of rice to Bangladesh each year.

Vietnam’s rice exports drop in Q1

28/03/2017 21:19

Vietnam exported an estimated 1.28 million tonnes of rice in the first three months of the year, earning US$570 million, down 18% in volume and 17.3% in value compared to the same period last year.

Using rice to make pictures, why not?

26/01/2017 07:21

PSNews – Ms. Kieu has created 500 pictures only in the past 2 years with the use of rice, and then exported her pictures bearing the “Soul of Vietnamese villages” to international friends. 

IRRI expands their administrative offices in Hanoi

05/11/2016 11:50

On November 4, Deputy Minister Le Quoc Doanh of the Ministry of Agricultural and Rural Development attended a ribbon cutting ceremony for an expansion of the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) offices in Hanoi.

Summit mulls financial inclusion for all

23/03/2017 08:28

More organisations are offering new financial products and services that are changing the form and nature of the market and are shaping the future of financial inclusion.

Government allocates rice for 12 localities

12/01/2017 10:11

The Prime Minister has instructed the Ministry of Finance to allocate over 10,400 tonnes of rice from the national reserves for 12 localities to help the needy on the occasion of the lunar New Year festival.

Ministry pledges rice aid to Quang Ngai

15/12/2016 14:36

The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Labour (MOLISA) has pledged to provide 300 tonnes of rice in aid to the central province of Quang Ngai which was hard hit by flooding during November 30-December 8.