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HCM City steps up rooftop solar power development

HCM City steps up rooftop solar power development

Vietnam Electricity Ho Chi Minh City (EVN HCMC) on May 12 signed a memorandum of understanding on solar power development with the Bach Khoa Investment and Development of Solar Energy Corporation, the Vietnam Ecological Solutions JSC and the TTC Energy JSC.

Concerted measures needed to ensure energy security

Concerted measures needed to ensure energy security

Vietnam needs to take concerted measures to ensure national energy security, experts said at a conference on the role of the oil and gas sector in ensuring energy security held in Hanoi on July 18.

National oil group’s six-month business tops plan

National oil group’s six-month business tops plan

The Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PVN) has announced it generated a total revenue of 365.5 trillion VND (15.8 billion USD) in the first half of this year, 18 percent higher than the six-month target and equivalent to 60 percent of the yearly goal.

Vietnam priorities energy security: Party official

Vietnam priorities energy security: Party official

Vietnam always attaches importance to energy security, considering it a top priority in the country’s energy development policy and strategy, said Nguyen Van Binh, head of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee’s Commission for Economic Affairs.

Ninh Thuan lures investment in renewable energy

Ninh Thuan lures investment in renewable energy

The south central coastal province of Ninh Thuan is trying to create favourable conditions to lure investment in developing wind and solar power towards ensuring sustainable development of the power sector and contributing to national energy security.

Vietnam President’s visit to Cuba drives economic ties forward

Vietnam President’s visit to Cuba drives economic ties forward

The recent trip to Cuba by Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang has created new momentum for the two countries to enhance cooperation in economy, trade and investment, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Ha Kim Ngoc said in a press interview.

President back in Hanoi after working trip

President back in Hanoi after working trip

President Tran Dai Quang and his spouse arrived in Hanoi on November 28, concluding a two-week trip abroad to attend the 24th Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum in Peru and the 16th Francophone Summit in Madagascar.

Deputies talk measures to ensure sustainable development

Deputies talk measures to ensure sustainable development

Avoiding wasted investments, speeding up administrative reforms and improving social conditions are needed for sustained development, National Assembly deputies said on November 3 at a session devoted to socio-economic progress.

PVN told to grow by restructuring

PVN told to grow by restructuring

The Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PVN) should promote further restructuring of its enterprise and products to increase competition and efficiency in operations, Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung said.

Deputy PM urges reducing coal production cost

Deputy PM urges reducing coal production cost

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has required the Vietnam National Coal-Mineral Industries Holding Corporation (Vinacomin) to reduce coal production cost for long-term development, contributing to national energy security.