Investors of Hai Lang power plant urges retaining original schedule

Investors of Hai Lang power plant urges retaining original schedule

The group of investors of the first phase of the Hai Lang power plant insists to start commercial operations in 2026-2027, instead of 2040 as mentioned in the draft PDP8.
VBF's environmental working group proposes carbon trading system

VBF's environmental working group proposes carbon trading system

The Vietnam Business Forum (VBF) Environment Working Group proposed developing an emissions trading system (ETS) and a carbon credit market.
BritCham proposes solutions to boost Vietnam’s economic recovery at VBF

BritCham proposes solutions to boost Vietnam’s economic recovery at VBF

BritCham proposed the reopening of borders, liquidity, and the ability for banks to support economic growth, as well as the maintenance of policy reforms and the streamlining of administrative processes.
PM listening to recommendations for economic development

PM listening to recommendations for economic development

Hundreds of suggestions related to socioeconomic recovery and development were presented to Prime Minister Pham Duc Chinh at the Vietnam Business Forum (VBF) on February 21.
Restoring the economy and developing supply chain in the new normal

Restoring the economy and developing supply chain in the new normal

The annual Vietnam Business Forum, which currently takes place in Hanoi, is providing comments and solutions for restoring the economy and developing supply chains in the new normal.
Abundant room for cooperation and investment in digital economy

Abundant room for cooperation and investment in digital economy

Businesses and government representatives agreed at the Vietnam Business Forum (VBF) on February 18 that there's is ample room for cooperation and investment in the digital economy.
Foreign businesses urge government to approve thermal power plants having enough capital

Foreign businesses urge government to approve thermal power plants having enough capital

Representing 13 associations of FIEs, VBF requested the government to only approve coal-fired thermal power plants where the investors have enough capital.
Vietnam boosts bold reforms to attract more investors

Vietnam boosts bold reforms to attract more investors

On December 10, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had a meeting with representatives of foreign business associations under the Vietnam Business Forum.
Made in Vietnam Energy Plan 2.0 to debut next week

Made in Vietnam Energy Plan 2.0 to debut next week

The Vietnam Business Forum will roll out next week the second edition of the Made in Vietnam Energy Plan (MVEP 2.0), a business case for the primary use of Vietnam’s domestic resources to stimulate investment in clean, secure and affordable energy generation.
Foreign ownership holdups show urgent need for clarity

Foreign ownership holdups show urgent need for clarity

Despite restrictions on foreign ownership of housing in Vietnam having been lifted, concerns have been raised about the slow pace of available projects being released and a lack of updates on the number of units sold.
Working groups thrash out solutions for economic growth

Working groups thrash out solutions for economic growth

Vietnam has never before received so many recommendations from international investors on sustainable development in all sectors of concern, with expectations to step up involvement in socio-economic development in the new decade.
Vietnam to select quality foreign investment

Vietnam to select quality foreign investment

Viet Nam is earmarking environmentally friendly, high tech investment to best serve the sustainable growth of the country.
Foreign investors hope for consistent economic policies in Vietnam

Foreign investors hope for consistent economic policies in Vietnam

Many foreign businesses have expressed their hope for better business and investment environment in Vietnam, especially consistent policies on economic development.
Vietnam Business Forum opens in Hanoi on Friday

Vietnam Business Forum opens in Hanoi on Friday

The role and support of the business community in rapid and sustainable development is a key part of the annual Vietnam Business Forum (VBF) held in Hanoi on Friday.
Long-term infrastructure goals requiring sustained investment

Long-term infrastructure goals requiring sustained investment

The government’s fresh message to continue investing heavily in infrastructure development in a bid to attract more investment has received a thumbs-up from the business community, with many enterprises wishing to engage.
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