May 12, 2022 | 17:05
With the completion of a draft net-zero National Climate Change Strategy just five months after COP26, the government of Vietnam keeps sending a strong message about climate ambition.
May 11, 2022 | 20:42
As Vietnam’s economy is growing and expected to lift its bilateral ties with the United States to a long-awaited higher level, both countries are underlining a focus on furthering investment and trade cooperation which is forecast to flourish in the coming time.
May 10, 2022 | 09:19
The US is a solid, and committed partner to helping Vietnam realise its ambitious COP26 goals, US Ambassador to Vietnam Marc E. Knapper said in an exclusive interview granted to Vietnam News Agency (VNA) reporters ahead of Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh’s trip to the US.
May 04, 2022 | 21:35
Following its strong international commitment to achieve net-zero emissions by 2050, Vietnam is about to promulgate a hallmark new strategy on climate change response, meaning great pressure to develop many industrial sectors.
April 01, 2022 | 16:12
Vietnam Electricity (EVN) has proposed to the Government and relevant ministries and sectors a number of measures to ensure power supply, especially in the northern region, including the issuance of mechanisms to develop renewable energy in the region.
March 25, 2022 | 08:00
Vietnam is being warned again about the daunting difficulties faced by climate change, which will need massive resources for developing a greener economy, with lower carbon imprints.
March 18, 2022 | 09:27
Vietnam’s ultimate priority is adaptation to the current and expected impacts of climate change. Dao Xuan Lai, assistant resident representative and head of the Climate Change and Environment Unit at the United Nations Development Programme in Vietnam, outlines the process for the country to achieve its aims.
March 12, 2022 | 11:48
The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) is collecting opinions on the Prime Minister’s draft decision on approving the national action plan on green growth for 2021-2030, with a vision to 2050.
February 25, 2022 | 10:57
Trillions of US dollars are being mobilised to support developing countries to reach the target of net-zero emissions by 2050.
February 15, 2022 | 13:17
The Ministry of Transport is preparing to quicken the establishment of its steering committee to realise Vietnam’s commitments at COP26.
February 05, 2022 | 09:29
More people worldwide are beginning to understand the climate catastrophe on our doorsteps, and governments and businesses are attempting to set goals to help avert it. Caitlin Wiesen, resident representative of the United Nations Development Programme in Vietnam, looks at the need for a robust system of climate governance in order to meet the targets.
January 08, 2022 | 15:00
VIR’s Van Nguyen spoke with Dinh Thi Quynh Van, general director of PwC Vietnam, about how the country can successfully carry out its commitments.
December 15, 2021 | 13:00
As the world continues its transition towards cleaner, renewable approaches to climate and energy, the ways progress will be planned and paid for are becoming clearer.
December 14, 2021 | 17:26
ACCA organised a webinar to debrief Vietnam regulators and business communities on the key results of the COP26 and discuss climate action and sustainability.
December 08, 2021 | 16:09
Vietnam's commitment and responsible contributions at the 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) were highly appreciated by the international community, opening up many opportunities for cooperation in low-emission growth and promoting circular economy in adaptation to climate change, said a Vietnamese official.