Tag: "climate change"

Deputy PM calls for G20 support to developing countries

Deputy PM calls for G20 support to developing countries

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has asked G20 members to increase support to developing countries in infrastructure and human resource development, technology transfer and climate change response.

Vietnam Earth Hour 2017 ambassadors named

Vietnam Earth Hour 2017 ambassadors named

VOV.VN - Names of celebrity ambassadors for the Vietnam Earth Hour 2017, a worldwide volunteer movement dedicated to saving the planet, have been announced, reports the Phap Luat online newspaper.

Vietnam charts path to sustainable forest development

Vietnam charts path to sustainable forest development

VOV.VN - A new report by the German International Climate Initiative has commended the governmental policies on protecting and restoring forests in Vietnam and the country’s efforts to implement a sustainable forestry model.

Japan signs ODA loan agreements with Vietnam

Japan signs ODA loan agreements with Vietnam

VOV.VN - On January 16, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) signed agreements with the Vietnam government to provide ODA loans of up to a total of US$234 million (21 billion yen) of assistance for two projects.

Agreements with India, Japan get approval

Agreements with India, Japan get approval

The Government has approved a protocol on adjustments to the Agreement on Double Taxation Avoidance with India, which was signed in Hanoi on September 3, 2016.

WB holds consultation on national cooperation strategy

WB holds consultation on national cooperation strategy

The Ministry of Planning and Investment and the World Bank (WB) on January 9 organised a consultation on the national cooperation strategy for the 2017-2021 period in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho.

SciTech – key solution to agricultural restructuring

SciTech – key solution to agricultural restructuring

Science-technology is one of the key solutions to restructuring agriculture and building new rural areas, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong told a workshop in Hanoi on January 3.