Vietnam’s cashew industry is targeting 450,000 tons of cashew nut export volume throughout the year as the world’s demand for cashew is predicted to increase during the remaining months of 2019, according to the Vietnam Cashew Association (Vinacas).
Vietnam and Australia on August 23 agreed to raise bilateral trade from nearly 7.8 billion USD in 2018 to 10 billion USD next year.
The health sector aims to have over 95 percent of under-one-year-old children nationwide fully vaccinated in the expanded national immunization programme by 2020, heard a conference in Hanoi on January 7.
The National Target Programme on New-style Rural Area Building for 2018 has achieved its set targets three months earlier than planned, said Nguyen Minh Tien, head of the programme’s Central Coordination Office.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has asked People’s Committees of cities and provinces with large areas of shrimp farms to employ different solutions in order to reach targets set in the national action plan for the development of the shrimp industry through 2025.
The Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) surpassed all targets set for the first quarter this year by 4$-15% in early March.
The cultivation sector aims to earn export revenue of more than $21 billion this year, a year-on-year increase of 2.2-2.3 per cent, the Vietnam News Agency reported the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development as saying.
PSNews - Ministry of Public Security on January 11 held a conference to summarize the implementation of the National Target Program on Building New Rural Areas in 2017 and preliminarily review one-year implementing the Regulations on Coordination between the Department for "All people protecting National Security" movement and the Central Coordination Office on New Rural Development.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has accomplished targets set by the government this year, said Deputy Minister Ha Cong Tuan during a press conference in Hanoi on December 29.
Despite record earnings from export in 2016, cashew nuts exporters are struggling to meet targets for this year due to a shortage of raw materials.
The General Statistics Office (GSO) is conducting a nationwide economic survey from March 1 to evaluate the performance of economic and administrative units from grassroots to central levels.