Vietnam Water Week seeks solutions for sustainable development Society

Vietnam Water Week seeks solutions for sustainable development

Vietnam Water Week, a platform for experts, scientists and businesses in the water sector to exchange experiences and come up with long-term solutions to the adverse impacts of epidemics, natural disasters and climate change, opened on November 10 morning.
COP27: Vietnam highlights importance of energy transition in climate change response Politics

COP27: Vietnam highlights importance of energy transition in climate change response

On the sidelines of the ongoing 27th United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP27) in Egypt, Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Tran Hong Ha had a working session on November 6 with President for COP26 Alok Sharma, who represents the United Kingdom, the European Union and the Group of Seven (G7), on the support for Vietnam in energy transition.
Vietnamese, Danish businesses ink 14 MoUs on green economy Politics

Vietnamese, Danish businesses ink 14 MoUs on green economy

Vietnamese and Danish enterprises signed 14 memoranda of understanding (MoU) on cooperation in clean energy and sustainable development at a ceremony in Hanoi on November 1 in the presence of visiting Danish Crown Prince Frederik and Princess Mary Elizabeth.
PM welcomes Adidas's expansion plan in Vietnam Politics

PM welcomes Adidas's expansion plan in Vietnam

The Vietnamese Government and Prime Minister himself will create favourable conditions for Adidas to expand its operations in Vietnam in the spirit of harmonising interests and sharing risks, PM Pham Minh Chinh told CEO of Adidas Kasper Rorsted during a reception in Hanoi on October 31 following their phone talks in September 2021 and March 2022.
Forum mulls over private sector’s engagement in climate actions Environment

Forum mulls over private sector’s engagement in climate actions

The “Corporate Leaders’ Forum on Climate Change and Circular Economy” was co-organised in Ho Chi Minh City on October 27 by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE), the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and the Japan Internation Cooperation Agency in coordination.
Green bonds a new tool to draw capital Business

Green bonds a new tool to draw capital

Green bonds are an innovative tool for businesses to mobilise financing from the private sector such as banks, financial institutions, and especially foreign capital.
VinFast gets 135 million USD from ADB-mobilised green funding Business

VinFast gets 135 million USD from ADB-mobilised green funding

VinFast, the first Vietnamese electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer, said on October 24 that it has received a 135 million USD climate financing package from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to manufacture Vietnam's first fully-electric public transport bus fleet and national EV charging network.
HCM City seeks to expand economic cooperation with the US Business

HCM City seeks to expand economic cooperation with the US

Ho Chi Minh City wishes US businesses to continue investing in the city in areas that suit both the city's interest and the businesses' strengths such as building deep-water ports, transport infrastructure, digital transformation and clean energy, Ngo Minh Chau, Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee has said.