Agricultural, craft products need GI protection

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Tran Huu Nam, Deputy Director of the Industrial Property Office, told Economic and Urban Affairs newspaper about geographical indications, a term used to identify and protect products from a particular region.

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Agricultural, craft products need GI protection

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VietNam News English 2 day(s) ago

Tran Huu Nam, deputy director of the Industrial Property Office, told Economic and Urban Affairs newspaper about geographical indications, a term used to identify and protect products from a particular region.

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Typhoon Kalmaegi floods large area of rice fields

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Typhoon Kalmaegi floods large area of rice fields

Typhoon Kalmaegi, bringing heavy rain and cyclones, swept through a number of northern localities in the past two days, flooding thousands of hectares of rice and causing damage to aquaculture farms.

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Experts urge Vietnam to develop green energy

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Experts urge Vietnam to develop green energy

Farmers from a hamlet in Thai Binh Province have abandoned the habit of burning straw after their rice harvest and begun composting it for fertilizer – one early success of a project to encourage sustainable growth in Vietnam.

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Food Association signs deals to purchase rice from farmers

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VietNam News English 7 day(s) ago

As part of a pilot programme to guarantee outlets for rice, the Viet Nam Food Association's 16 member companies have signed contracts with farmers in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta who have pooled nearly 13,000ha for the large-scale rice fields project.

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Social News 7/9

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Formosa IP to recruit nearly 3,000 foreign workers

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Delta tackles climate change

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Delta tackles climate change

A conference in An Giang province on Thursday reviewed a project to help farmers in the Mekong Delta adapt to climate change.

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Kien Giang rice fields to enjoy benefits of flooding

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VietNam News English 1 week(s) ago

Many farmers in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta province of Kien Giang have decided not to plant a third rice crop this year since it is not very profitable and is often hit by plant diseases. Instead, they plan to flood their fields during that period to benefit from the fertile silt brought by the flood waters.

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Mekong hydropower plants deprive farmers of their livelihood

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Mekong hydropower plants deprive farmers of their livelihood

VietNamNet Bridge – The influences of the hydropower dams on the Mekong River on Vietnamese farmers are becoming more apparent: floods and salinity have penetrated rice fields, aquatic resources have decreased, and alluvium cannot reach the delta.

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Mekong farmers cash in on fragrant rice

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Mekong farmers cash in on fragrant rice

The area under fragrant rice varieties in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta province of Soc Trang has increased in recent years, helping farmers improve their lives.

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MARD prefers to use imported seeds for farm produce

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MARD prefers to use imported seeds for farm produce

VietNamNet Bridge – Though Vietnam has spent big money on its national seed production program, it still uses mostly imported seeds for farm produce.

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Mekong farmers cash in on fragrant rice

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Mekong farmers cash in on fragrant rice

The area under fragrant rice varieties in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta province of Soc Trang has increased in recent years, helping farmers improve their lives.

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Autumn-winter crops yield high earnings

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Farmers from the districts of Thoi Lai, Phong Dien, Binh Thuy and O Mon in the Mekong city of Can Tho are reaping profits from the early harvest of the autumn-winter rice crop.

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Ministry provides free vaccines to children

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VietNam News English 3 week(s) ago

The Ministry of Health will launch a programme to provide free measles, mumps, and rubella vaccines for 23 million children aged 1-14 this year. The Ministry will spend more than US$ 36 million on the project, which will end in February 2015.

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Bio-tech crucial to cutting emissions

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Bio-tech crucial to cutting emissions

VietNamNet Bridge – Bio-technology plays a key role in reducing greenhouse gas emissions and mitigating the impacts of global warming, a conference heard in HCM City last Tuesday.

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