Category: Viet Nam
News, indicators and facts of the work of the Green Fiscal Policy Network and our partners in Viet Nam.
P4G Seoul Summit unites world leaders for inclusive green recovery, serves as stepping stone for next climate COP
P4G Seoul Summit wrapped up on May 31, proclaiming global inclusive green growth in Seoul Declaration. The Summit called for global cooperation in climate change response;
Vietnam has been implementing carbon pricing strategy for lowering greenhouse gas emissions by participating the World Bank’s program “Partnership for Market Readiness”. To read the
09.11.2018 – Hanoi is planning to collect fees from car drivers and the level of this vehicle charge depends on the scope of pollution levels and
04.11.2018 – The Vietnamese government has approved Hanoi’s proposal to charge private vehicles that enter congested areas across the city as part of its efforts to
24.10.2018 – Vietnam’s lawmakers have decided to raise the environmental tax on a number of commodities from January 2019, including hard coal, gasoline, kerosene, plastic bags,
24.10.2018 – According to its energy chief, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) is making a decisive shift to clean energy. Coal plants are becoming unviable investments,
27 September 2018 – In Vietnam, non-biodegradable plastic bags are subject to an environmental tax for each kilogram. The tax is set to increase in 2019.
23 February 2018 – The Vietnamese Finance Ministry has proposed raising environmental protection taxes on oil and petroleum products from July 1 to increase tax collection
The distribution of water resources in Vietnam is highly variable both geographically and seasonally. This variability, coupled with the fact that almost 60% of the