The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and the Dong Thap provincial People’s Committee held a ceremony to announce the first mango exports to the U.S. Director of Chanh Thu Fruits Import-Export Company Limited Nguyen Thu Hong reported that the exported mangos were purchased from My Xuong mango collective in accordance with Vietnamese Good Agricultural Practices (VietGap). Mango farms, processing and packaging companies must obtain a code from the Vietnamese Plant Protection Department and the US Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) for management and traceability to export to the U.S. Vice Chairman of the provincial people’s committee Nguyen Thanh Hung said that the province is home to 9,200 hectares of mangoes, producing 100,000 tons of the fruit per year, topping the Mekong Delta region. Dong Thap has applied Vietnamese Good Agricultural Practices (VietGap) and Global Good … [Read more...] about Infographics: First Vietnamese mangos exported to U.S.
The 2018 PAPI report explores 8 dimensions of governance and public administration. Graphics designed by VGP The 2018 Provincial Governance and Public Administration Performance Index (PAPI) Report, released on April 2, shows that governance and public administration performance in 2018 improved across a wide range of aspects. The most significant increases were seen in the areas of Participation at Local Levels, Transparancy, and Vertical Accountability. Meanwhile, there was steady progress in other three core dimensions of Control of Corruption in public sector, Public Administrative procedures, and public service delivery, according to the Report. Mean scores by dimensions in the core PAPI dimensions from 2014 to 2018. Graphics designed by VGP In 2018, the two new dimensions were added in order to understand public attitudes and establish baselines for performance in the emerging areas of environmental governance and electronic governance. The PAPI is a policy … [Read more...] about Infographics: Highlights of 2018 PAPI Report
* Vietnam qualify for Asian Cup round of 16 in thrilling fashion In the round of 16, the Golden Dragons will play Group B winners Jordan who booked their place with an impressive unbeaten run of two wins and one draw without conceding a single goal. In the case of managing to surge past Jordan into the quarterfinals, Vietnam will battle it out against the winners of the clash between Japan and Saudi Arabia for a semifinal ticket. The following infographic shows the specific fixtures and schedule of the knockout round. (Source: NDO/Duc Trung) … [Read more...] about [Infographic] Asian Cup 2019 Round of 16 Fixtures
Vietnam qualified for the knockout round as the group winners, with three victories against Laos, Malaysia and Cambodia and a goalless draw with Myanmar. Particularly, Park Hang-seo’s side remained the only team yet to concede a goal as the group stage wrapped up. Meanwhile, the Philippines were also impressive in their road to the semifinals, finishing second in Group B with two wins over Singapore and Timor Leste, and two draws against heavyweights Thailand and Indonesia. (Source: NDO/Duc Trung) … [Read more...] about [INFOGRAPHIC] Vietnam vs Philippines 2018 AFF Cup Semifinal
The report, announced by the Prime Minister’s Advisory Council for Administrative Procedure Reform, marked two years since the current Government took office with the resolve of improving the business climate to attract more domestic and foreign investment, and promote Viet Nam’s stature in the international arena. The following is the costs and times spent on each administrative procedure in 8 fields: By Hai Minh … [Read more...] about Infographics: Key facts of first ever report on administrative procedure cost index