Forming value chains to enhance competitiveness for pig farmers

Update: March, 30/2019 – 09:00 vnn

Pigs are raised in a farm belonging to Bùi Đức Luận in Sơn Vi Commune, Lâm Thao district in the northern province of Phú Thọ. Farmers are urged to form value chain to enhance the competitiveness for their products. — VNA/VNS Photo Vũ Sinh

Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — The pig industry plays an important role in the Asia Pacific, but, like other sectors, is facing challenges such as price volatility, food safety concerns and recently reported outbreaks of African swine fever. Therefore, solutions are needed to promote smallholder pig production in a sustainable way, experts said.

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Quảng Ninh tops competitive index again

Landscape of Hạ Long City, Quảng Ninh Province.The northern coastal province topped the Provincial Competitive Index (PCI) out of 63 provinces and cities nationwide for the second consecutive year in 2018. — Photo qtv.vn

Viet Nam News

Hà Nội: The northern coastal province of Quảng Ninh topped Competitive Index (PCI) out of 63 provinces and cities nationwide for the second consecutive year in 2018.

In the PCI 2018 report, released on Thursday by the Việt Nam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and the US Agency for International Development (USAID), the city earned the top score of 70.36 points on a 100-point scale.

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