Southeast Asia’s economy is set to lose trillions over the next 50 years if it does not significantly reduce its carbon emissions, a Deloitte report found.
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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; developed countries announce support for
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 full article, refer to 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 the congestion of the areas.
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 reduce traffic jams and environmental
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, lubricants, mazut, HCFCs, ozone-depleting substances
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, as renewable energy costs fall
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. However, legal loopholes have enabled
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 by 15,684 billion Vietnamese dong