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Vietnam calls for Japan leading in PPP projects

Vietnam calls for Japan leading in PPP projects

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has called on member groups of the Japan Business Federation (Keidanren) to expand their investment in Vietnam through public-private partnership (PPP) projects, expecting that Japan will lead in executing the PPP form in the country.

Lights off in Vietnam for Earth Hour

Lights off in Vietnam for Earth Hour

VOV.VN - Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Danang and 60 other cities and provinces will turn off the light from 8.30 PM to 9.30 PM on March 25, in sync with foreign countries.

NA leader sanguine of flourishing Vietnam-Japan ties

NA leader sanguine of flourishing Vietnam-Japan ties

VOV.VN - National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan expressed her pleasure at the sound development of relations between Vietnam and Japan during her reception given to Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko in Hanoi on March 1.

2016 economic stability bodes well for 2017: report

2016 economic stability bodes well for 2017: report

The domestic economy was stable in 2016, particularly toward the end of the year, after a slump in the first half, said Nguyen Duc Thanh, Director of the Vietnam Centre for Economic and Policy Research (VEPR).

Phu Quoc green tourism campaign nears upbeat end

Phu Quoc green tourism campaign nears upbeat end

A months-long campaign has yielded an astonishingly positive response from local authorities, residents, and tourists in the promotion of sustainable, eco-friendly tourism on the majestic island of Phu Quoc.

People’s Committees can sue polluters

People’s Committees can sue polluters

The Government is developing guidelines enabling People’s Committees of districts and provinces to sue polluters, Pham Van Loi, head of the Environmental Study Institute under the Vietnam Environment Administration, said at a recent conference on sustainable development.

Vietnam, Japan hold environment policy dialogue in Hanoi

Vietnam, Japan hold environment policy dialogue in Hanoi

VOV.VN - On December 14, Deputy Minister Vo Tuan Nhan of the Vietnam Ministry of Natural Resources and the Minister of the Ministry of the Environment of Japan, Michiyo Kakegawa, met in Hanoi for a high-level bilateral dialogue.

Students sweep awards at green contest

Students sweep awards at green contest

Students from northern mountainous Tuyen Quang and Lao Cai provinces swept the first prizes in the Green Creativeness Contest held to unearth outstanding environmental protection ideas and models.