October 14, 2021 | 10:04
Over the past three decades, Vietnam’s socioeconomic growth has been a remarkable success story. However, rapid economic development and industrialisation has come at a cost. Energy consumption has tripled over the past decade, making Vietnam one of the most energy intensive countries in East Asia. Greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions are increasing rapidly and expected to triple by 2030.
October 14, 2021 | 09:47
A handful of local and foreign banks are leveraging their insights and optimising financial resources to promote energy and power transition in Vietnam, thus contributing to the country’s sustainable national energy policy.
September 27, 2021 | 13:41
As a multinational company with roots in Germany, Bayer, with its key businesses in healthcare and agriculture, has not only contributed to economic gains in Vietnam but also significantly helped it step up efforts in sustainable development.
July 21, 2021 | 12:20
The demand is growing around the world: for energy, for healthcare, for aviation – even as COVID-19 remains a concern. Growth, of course, is not new; but what is new is our need to meet this demand, while also ensuring these critical sectors are sustainable for the future.
December 30, 2020 | 08:00
Established in 1994, locally-invested BAC A BANK has weathered all difficulties to grow from strength to strength in an effective manner, suitable to the sustainable socioeconomic development strategy of the country as a whole.
December 14, 2020 | 08:00
IFF Holdings has just rolled out the three main business lines of investment and development of real estate, financial investment, and investment advisory.
September 22, 2020 | 08:00
Facing the heavy aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic, Vietnam is trying to further develop its smart cities. Pham Thai Lai, CEO of Siemens ASEAN and Vietnam, talked with VIR’s Tung Hanh about the obstacles facing cities today and the role of Siemens in supporting the country’s cities to become smarter.
June 25, 2020 | 14:00
Vietnam is working on a roadmap that lays out policy proposals for implementing market-based carbon pricing instruments, giving hope to enterprises towards sustainable development.
June 01, 2020 | 08:37
Being passionate about sustainability for decades, AkzoNobel has long pursued a sustainable journey on three key pillars: people, plane, and paint. By developing sustainably and comprehensively, AkzoNobel is aiming to not only provide its customers with products that meet their needs, but also to contribute to the community as well as environment more fresh and livable spaces.
December 29, 2019 | 09:15
HEINEKEN Vietnam had an impressive year expanding their footprint, introducing new products and supporting communities in 2019. Believing that 2020 will start a decade in which the world makes a meaningful change to adopt a more sustainable approach
June 24, 2019 | 08:30
As Schneider Electric continues to celebrate its 25th anniversary in Vietnam, the French corporation repeated its commitment to Vietnam’s sustainable future, driven by Industry 4.0 technologies.
November 22, 2018 | 15:00
Vietnam has experienced rapid industrialisation and urbanisation, which has led to environmental degradation, pollution, and a greater consumption of energy. Murooka Naomichi, senior representative from the Japan International Cooperation Agency, writes about the journey towards sustainable development for Vietnam.
August 02, 2018 | 11:34
Los Angeles Business Council and Ho Chi Minh City struck up a new alliance to promote sustainability.
March 05, 2018 | 10:49
Vietnamese and Italian designers and architects will gather in Hanoi to celebrate Italian Design Day.
February 28, 2018 | 16:56
The EU and MoIT launched the EU-Vietnam Energy Facility to support the EU's Energy Sector Policy Support Programme.