24/09/2014 09:46 GMT+7 Email Print Like 0

Vietnam issues plan to enhance plant quarantine

Hanoi, September 24 (VNA) – Following a government decree, Vietnamese authorities have developed a blueprint for the implementation of the country’s law on quarantine.

The plan specifies the responsibilities and tasks of relevant agencies, issues practical guidelines, and sets out an effective coordinating mechanism.

It aims to limit the damage caused by harmful organisms, develop sustainable agricultural production and boost the export of agricultural exports.

According to the blueprint, central and local administrative units are to develop clear and informative documents on plant quarantine, and hold workshops and conferences to promote and implement the law.