According to the General Director of the Vina T&T company, Nguyen Dinh Tung, a short-term benefit created by the RCEP is favourable conditions being created for talks on opening export markets for more agricultural products. Commitments and trade facilitation measures under the deal will also promote the growth of new supply chains, thus boosting international-standard agricultural production. … [Read more...] about VIETNAM BUSINESS NEWS JANUARY 18
Climate change response
Nguyen Viet Hai, deputy standing chairman of the association, said during a recent conference reviewing last year's industry’s activities that during the 2019 - 2020 coffee year (which started October, 2019) coffee exports reached 1.61 million tonnes and turnover of US$2.8 billion. … [Read more...] about Coffee exports, consumption drop due to COVID-19
Until Jan 20, 2021 Trong Dong Building, Vietnam Museum of Ethnology, Nguyen Van Huyen Street, Featuring one of the most important cultural and artistic collections in Australia. It brings Australia’s unique Indigenous culture to a Vietnamese audience and deepens the people-to-people links between the two countries. HCMC-Exhibition traditional Japanese dolls … [Read more...] about What’s on January 18-24 (Daily updated)
The PEEB is a joint initiative between Germany and France that combines consulting, financial resources, and technical expertise from GIZ, French Development Agency (AFD), and Agency for Ecological Transition (ADEME) to help partner countries increase energy efficiency in buildings. The PEEB aims to minimise energy demand in buildings at reasonable incremental costs, promote green investment in energy efficient buildings, and facilitate access to green financing from international and local financial institutions. … [Read more...] about New partnership to reduce greenhouse gas in building
From 2021 to 2030, Việt Nam aims to clear all road traffic accident hotspots and accident-prone sites. All new roads and those under maintenance will meet road safety criteria before opening for traffic. All new national highways and provincial highways and 75 per cent of the total length of existing highways across the country meet at least Level 3 of global road safety standards. … [Read more...] about Việt Nam’s ambitious plan to reduce the number of road traffic-relating death to zero by 2045.