Green buildings benefit both investors and home buyers Business

Green buildings benefit both investors and home buyers

Green buildings provide more benefits for investors in the long term than normal buildings and reduce the economic burden for low- and middle-income families, according to general secretary of Vietnam Real Estate Association (VNREA) Nguyen Viet Chien.
Vietbuild expo comes to Can Tho Business

Vietbuild expo comes to Can Tho

The 2019 Vietbuild International Exhibition opened in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on July 25, focusing on construction, building materials, real estate and interior and exterior decoration.
IFC helps universities improve training capacity Society

IFC helps universities improve training capacity

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) – a member of the World Bank – signed a cooperation agreement with the Hanoi Architectural University and the Ho Chi Minh City University of Architecture on February 26 to improve training capacity and to build a contingent of construction architects and engineers for green buildings in Vietnam.
Ambassador highlights Vietnam’s contributions to UN Politics

Ambassador highlights Vietnam’s contributions to UN

Head of the Permanent Delegation of Vietnam to the United Nations, Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy has highlighted the country’s contributions to the global organization over the past four decades, ahead a visit by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc to New York for the high-level General Debate of the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 73).
Green building trending: experts Environment

Green building trending: experts

Investing in a green factory is a strategic factor in achieving sustainable growth, both bringing tangible benefits to investors and enhancing their public image, experts have told a workshop.
EU wants to become largest investor in Vietnam Business

EU wants to become largest investor in Vietnam

The European Union (EU) wants to become the largest investor in Vietnam, especially in Ho Chi Minh City and neighbouring localities, said Ambassador Bruno Angelet, head of the EU Delegation to Vietnam