Less than 20 per cent of cooperatives are financially independent while access to credit and capital remains limited, accounting for under 1 per cent.
Lê Đình Vũ, the owner of Minh Vũ home decor store in HCM City’s Thủ Đức District, spent nearly VNĐ50 million (US$2,155) on installing solar panels on his newly-built house’s roof.
Cost and technology are the top concerns for shrimp farmers when investing in renewable energy, Trần Văn Đấu, a farmer in Cà Mau Province, said.
Deputy Prime Minister Vương Đình Huệ held talks with Senior Vice President and chief economist of the World Bank Pinelopi Koujianou Goldberg in Hà Nội on Monday.
Việt Nam always welcomes co-operation with Middle East-African countries for mutual benefit and development, Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc said at a reception in Hà Nội on Tuesday for ambassadors from the Middle East and Africa.
Trần Duy Đông, director general of the Department for Local and Regional Economy under the Ministry of Planning and Investment, speaks to Công Thương (Industry and Trade) newspaper about the development of eco-industrial parks in Việt Nam