YBO - A trade promotion event in Yen Bai is scheduled to take place on October 28 via videoconference.
YBO - In 2019 and 2020, Van Yen district had 15 products meeting standards of the “One Commune, One Product” (OCOP) programme as recognised by the Yen Bai provincial People’s Committee. It is expected to have from six to eight more qualified products by the end of 2021.
In the first nine months of 2021, Party organisations and Party cells in Yen Bai city in the province of the same name presented badges of Party membership to 471 members.
YBO - Yen Bai province has set a target to cultivate over 9,920 ha of farmland in the winter crop of 2021, raking in an estimated economic value of about 300 billion VND (13.16 million USD), or approximately 30 million VND per ha.
YBO - Currently, the Luc Yen district in Yen Bai province boasts over 4,600 ha of cinnamon plantations, including more than 1,000 ha of organic ones.
YBO - Facing impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, which directly affects the consumption market of processed agricultural products, relevant sectors and enterprises in Yen Bai province have made great efforts in searching new markets through e-commerce platforms.
YBO - By the end of August, the total revenue of commercial and service establishments in Yen Bai city reached over 9.4 trillion VND, up 637 billion VND over the same period last year.
YBO - The fourth wave of COVID-19 pandemic has been causing large-scale impacts, thus hindering the sale of advantageous products of enterprises in the province such as pressed wood, tea, tapioca starch, porcelain insulators and stone powder. The endurance of local enterprises operating in tourism, catering, accommodation and transportation has also reached their limits when they have to suffer long-lasting, smoldering negative impacts.
YBO - Leaders of some sectors in Yen Bai province and 500 delegates in 400 places nationwide attended a webinar on September 9 to discuss the enhancement of Vietnam - Africa agricultural cooperation for common sustainable development.
The second Vietnam Summit in Japan is set to be held virtually on November 20-21 under the endorsement of the Embassy of Vietnam in Japan and the Vietnam National Innovation Center (NIC).
YBO - Two products of Yen Bai province have been named among outstanding industrial products in rural areas this year of the country.
YBO - According to the State Bank branch in Yen Bai province, outstanding loans affected by the COVID-19 epidemic as of July 31, 2021 amounted to 7,067 billion VND, accounting for 25.42 percent of the total outstanding loans in the province.
YBO - The Yen Bai provincial Department of Industry and Trade has coordinated with the Asia - Africa Market Department (Ministry of Industry and Trade) and Vietnam’s trade offices in India, Japan, the Republic of Korea, China, and Taiwan to organise a conference matching local businesses with Asian partners.
YBO - Van Chan district of Yen Bai province harvested over 25,000 tonnes of tea buds in the first seven months of 2021, a surge by 700 tonnes compared to the same period last year.
YBO - In recent years, farmers in Yen Bai province have invested in clean agriculture using organic fertilizers and limiting the use of pesticides, thus contributing to protecting the health of both producers and consumers, and the environment as well.
YBO - Thanks to the drastic implementation of the national target programme on sustainable poverty reduction for 2016 - 2020, the household poverty rate in Yen Bai province was brought down to 7.04 percent last year, while the rate among ethnic minority households has dropped by 7.66 percent annually on average.
Despite negative impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, 2,728 out of the total 4,382 poor families in Yen Bai province successfully escaped from poverty in the first seven months of the year, hitting 62.25 percent of the year’s plan.
YBO - As COVID-19 is causing extreme difficulties to Hoang Lien Son Technical Ceramics JSC, its managers and workers have been strictly observing pandemic prevention rules set by the government and provincial authorities and regularly disinfecting its factories to safely maintain production.
YBO - The coordination in growing chilli for export between enterprises and farmers in Thanh Luong commune of Nghia Lo town has proved fruitful, helping raise local residents’ income.
YBO - Ngu banana of the Trung Thanh organic agriculture service cooperative in Yen Hop commune has been recognized as a three-star “One Commune-One Product” (OCOP) product.
YBO - The Department of Industry and Trade of Yen Bai province, in coordination with the Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency (Vietrade) under the Ministry of Industry and Trade have organised an online conference to guide and support local enterprises in selling their products on e-commerce platform Alibaba.com.
YBO - Yen Bai authorities issued new registration licences for 147 businesses in the first six months while 24 enterprises were dissolved and 260 others stopped operations. Currently, there are 2,537 enterprises operating in the province.
YBO - In 2021, Van Chan district in Yen Bai province is assigned to build 60km of rural roads, with a total estimated capital of 100 billion VND, 50 percent of which will be contributed by locals in the form of working days, construction materials, and machinery. To date, the district has completed 51 percent of the assigned plan.
YBO - Van Chan district is home to 4,490 ha of tea, including over 4,000 ha for commercial purpose. At present, Lien Son farm township has the largest tea area in Van Chan district with 500 ha.
YBO - Since 2014, a project on planting industrial material trees and developing non-wood products spanning over 600 ha, invested by Tan Thanh An Construction and Trade Company, has been underway in Tien Phong village, Xuan Long commune, Yen Binh district.