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EVN told to handle loss-making projects

EVN told to handle loss-making projects

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has requested the Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) to review loss-making projects to ensure investment flows for its production and business.

Vietnam to import power from Laos to ease shortage

Vietnam to import power from Laos to ease shortage

Vietnam is negotiating with Laos on electricity prices as it may need to import power from the neighbor for its fast growing economy, local media has reported, citing trade deputy minister Hoang Quoc Vuong.

Electricity prices to increase by 7.5% as of March 16

Electricity prices to increase by 7.5% as of March 16

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has issued a new frame of the prices of electricity for family activities to be applied since March 16 in conforming to the recent approval of Prime Minister for the Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) to increase it by 7.5% this year.

Electricity prices to rise 7.5% from mid-March

Electricity prices to rise 7.5% from mid-March

Electricity prices will be increased by 7.5% to an average of VND1,622.05 per kWh from March 16, as approved by Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung at a Government meeting in Hanoi on March 5.

Weekly review

Weekly review

The past week was marked by reciprocal visits by Vietnamese and foreign leaders, a government conference on development tasks for 2012, an announcement of the 2011 inflation rate and Christmas celebrations across the country.

Electricity prices rise by 5 percent

Electricity prices rise by 5 percent

The price of electricity increased by 5 percent to VND1,304/kWh excluding VAT as of December 20, announced Electricity of Vietnam (EVN).

Electricity prices for 2012 unveiled

Electricity prices for 2012 unveiled

Electricity prices are expected to increase by 4.6 percent in 2012, Minister of Finance Vuong Dinh Hue told the National Assembly on November 24.