Vietnam on road to development of carbon market Environment

Vietnam on road to development of carbon market

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, in coordination with the World Bank, held a Final Workshop for the “Vietnam Partnership for Market Readiness” project in Hanoi on December 29. After 5 years of implementation, up to now, the project has made basic preparations, paving the way for the formulation of carbon market policies.
VCSF 2020: Nestlé Vietnam commits to zero-waste future Environment

VCSF 2020: Nestlé Vietnam commits to zero-waste future

“If we only focus on immediate benefits, it is difficult to go far but if we want to grow high and reach far, sustainable development is the only way,” said Binu Jacob, CEO of Nestle Vietnam, who is co-chair of the Vietnam Business Council for Sustainable Development (VBCSD).
Indonesia urges EAS to continue building “strategic trust” ASEAN

Indonesia urges EAS to continue building “strategic trust”

Indonesian President Joko Widodo sent a clear message that as a leader-level dialogue forum, the East Asia Summit (EAS) must continue to build “strategic trust” and strengthen cooperation in the region, especially to deal with COVID-19, the country’s Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi has said.
Auto market bounces back on registration fee cut Business

Auto market bounces back on registration fee cut

Customers have scrambled to buy automobiles before the end of 2020 to enjoy the 50 percent reduction in registration fees, making the auto market more robust as compared to the situation at the outset of the year.
Real estate stocks await cash flow Business

Real estate stocks await cash flow

Domestic and foreign capital flow is expected to bolster real estate shares after the COVID-19 pandemic as many investors are paying attention to the industry.
Gov’t support aids automobile industry Business

Gov’t support aids automobile industry

The domestic automobile industry was forecast to thrive, given the Government’s supports in tax policies for imported automobile components coupled with the increasing income of citizens, according to a report by the Viet Dragon Securities Corporation (VDSC).
Steel industry expects consumption recovery by year-end Business

Steel industry expects consumption recovery by year-end

The implementation of many large projects after the social distancing period and disbursement of public investment for infrastructure until the end of this year are expected to support growth in construction steel consumption, according to Rong Viet Securities (VDSC).
Southern localities to develop clean air plans by 2025 Environment

Southern localities to develop clean air plans by 2025

Several southern cities and provinces have accelerated research into air pollution to develop clean air plans by 2025, according to Assoc. Prof. Dr Ho Quoc Bang from the Institute for Environment and Resources at the Vietnam National University - HCM City.
Southern localities to develop clean air plans by 2025 Environment

Southern localities to develop clean air plans by 2025

Several southern cities and provinces have accelerated research into air pollution to develop Clean Air Plans by 2025, according to Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ho Quoc Bang from the Institute for Environment and Resources at the Vietnam National University - HCM City.
Sugar firms struggle due to ATIGA Business

Sugar firms struggle due to ATIGA

Tariffs cut to zero under the ASEAN Trade in Goods Agreement (ATIGA) from January 1 this year and the COVID-19 pandemic have made for a tough year for the sugar industry, heard an online seminar held by Nhan Dan (People) e-newspaper on September 16.