Finland helps Vietnam with waste management Environment

Finland helps Vietnam with waste management

Leaders of the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho and a Finnish delegation led by Ambassador Kari Kahiluoto on May 10 discussed issues regarding global climate change, thus pushing ahead with bilateral cooperation plans in waste management and energy solutions.
Vietnam takes action to reduce plastic waste Environment

Vietnam takes action to reduce plastic waste

Vietnam is one of Asia’s five worst polluters of ocean plastic waste, according to international organisations. With 13 million tonnes of waste released to the ocean every year, the country ranks 17th in the world for ocean plastic waste pollution.
HCM City encourages solar energy Environment

HCM City encourages solar energy

Three years after beginning a pilot programme to buy solar power at 2,000 VND (8.7 US cents) per kWh generated in homes and offices, Ho Chi Minh City has signed up 290 consumers.
Seminar introduces sustainable energy solutions for community Environment

Seminar introduces sustainable energy solutions for community

Low-cost models and sustainable energy solutions applied for the community in rural and mountainous areas were introduced at a recent seminar in Hanoi, which was jointly held by the US Agency for International Development (USAID), Live & Learn and the French Cultural Centre (L’Espace) in Hanoi.
University students ready for SMEA 2018 Society

University students ready for SMEA 2018

Seven teams of students from five universities in Vietnam will participate at Shell Eco-Marathon Asia 2018 – Make the Future, which will take place at Changi Exhibition Centre in Singapore from March 8-11.
Can Tho city puts focus on solar power Business

Can Tho city puts focus on solar power

The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho is keen on exploiting its renewable energy potential and will provide investors with tax and credit incentives, especially for solar power projects.
450 firms to attend Vietbuild 2017 Business

450 firms to attend Vietbuild 2017

Nearly 1,500 booths of 450 firms in real estate, interior-interior decoration, construction and building materials will be organised during the Vietnam International Construction Exhibition (Vietbuild) 2017 that is slated for November 10-14 in Hanoi.
Singapore hosts int’l energy week 2017 World

Singapore hosts int’l energy week 2017

The 10th Singapore International Energy Week (SIEW) 2017 began in Singapore on October 23, drawing global energy leaders to discuss how to innovate and analyse energy solutions.
Cham Island to protect biodiversity Environment

Cham Island to protect biodiversity

The Centre of Biodiversity Conservation, GreenViet and the Management Board of Cham Island has inked an MoU on the protection of flora and fauna in the forest of the island.