Holiday season is prone to fires Society

Holiday season is prone to fires

Fire prevention police across Vietnam have issued warnings on the use of fire, electricity and petrol during the Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday.
Experts eye sliding tax scale for power Business

Experts eye sliding tax scale for power

Experts in pricing and economics said that they preferred pricing for power to be based on a sliding system of tariffs as at present rather than a flat rate proposed by Electricity Vietnam (EVN).
Business

Agribank continues securing Top 10 VNR500 place

The Vietnam Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (Agribank) was named in the Top 10 of VNR500 in 2014 and was the only commercial bank in the position, Vietnam Report Joint Stock Company announced on December 9.
Business

EVN works to reduce losses

Facing capital shortages, Electricity Vietnam (EVN) has asked national coal group Vinacomin and PetroVietnam to invest in power plants, EVN deputy general director Dinh Quang Tri tells Vnexpress.
Power demand to increase 12 pct in dry season Society

Power demand to increase 12 pct in dry season

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has projected that the country’s total power demand in the peak dry month of April would increase nearly 12 percent over the same period last year, exceeding 11 billion kWh.