Vietnam and Cambodia will grant preferential treatment to each other in the field of trade, thus enabling their businesses to easily access the respective markets.
In the morning of September 08, 2016, Vice Chairman of An Giang People’s Committee Le Van Nung hosted a meeting with Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) led by Ms. Fukagawa Atsuko, Deputy Managing Director, on the investment environment in An Giang province.
The Q2 Business Climate Index (BCI) survey announced by the European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (EuroCham) shows better confidence of EU companies in the Vietnamese investment environment and reveals a higher flow of EU investment into Vietnam.
US businesses had invested strongly in Vietnam, believing that the country would achieve strong growth as a Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) member, said Arun M. Kumar, Assistant Secretary for Global Markets and Director General of the US and Foreign Commercial Service in the US Department of Commerce.
A workshop highlighting economic and trade co-operation potential between Vietnam and Indonesia, one of the top priorities of their strategic partnership, was held in Hanoi on August 19.
On August 12, An Giang Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (DARD) held a workshop to introduce An Giang Agricultural applications - free applications on the mobile phones to support agricultural development.
As reported, in the morning of Jun.28/2016, the 2nd meeting day took place at the 4th conference of An Giang Provincial Party Committee (Session X) in order to review and assess the leading of implementation of economic, cultural, social development as well as to ensure law and order, traffic safety, border security…
Rice is one of the two staples (rice-fish) of the mainly agricultural province of An Giang, however, in recent years, production and consumption have been facing a lot of difficulties as rice production exceeds demand, high prices, unstable output, profits unattractive to growers…
PART I: INTRODUCTION ON AGRICULTURE SECTOR OF AN GIANG PROVINCE I. Position of agriculture sector - Being a province located in the Mekong River Delta with substantial source of fresh water which is favorable for agricultural development, rice output of An Giang is over 4 million tons, ranking first in the country. The total agricultural production area of the Province is over 250 thousand ha, accounting for 70% of the province’s natural area. - The agriculture sector makes up 31% in the Province’s economic structure. Of which, the husbandry sub-sector accounts for 81.3%, the cultivation represents 6.4% and the agricultural service sector occupies 12.3%.
INTRODUCTION ON HI-TECH AGRICULTURE AREA PROJECT
In order to encourage for enterprises to invest in agriculture and rural area in An Giang Province, the People's Committee of An Giang province promulged decision No. 37/2014/QD-UBND dated 10 October 2014 on policies of encouraging enterprises to invest in agriculture and rural areas in An Giang Province.