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Thursday, October 6, 2022
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Vietnam Southeast Asia find ways to rise amid difficulties Vietnam, Southeast Asia find ways to rise amid difficulties
Vietnam and the Southeast Asian region have managed to maintain economic stability and growth despite COVID-19 and the Russia-Ukraine conflict, according to experts.
Vietnam opposes and demands Taiwan to cancel live-fire drills on Ba Binh island Vietnam opposes and demands Taiwan to cancel live-fire drills on Ba Binh island
Vietnam resolutely opposes and demands Taiwan to cancel live-fire drills in the waters around Ba Binh island belonging to Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago and not to repeat similar violations in the future, Spokeswoman of the Vietnamese Ministry of Foreign Affairs Le Thi Thu Hang said on July 2.
Bac Kan province determined to take off with great forestry tourism potential Bac Kan province determined to take off with great forestry, tourism potential
Bac Kan, one of the most disadvantaged northern mountainous provinces in the country, has so far attracted four foreign direct investment projects capitalized at a total of USD 7.9 million. They include a Japan-invested farm produce-processing project and a China-invested timber processing project located Thanh Binh industrial park - the first one in the province. Two other projects which are invested by Taiwan (China) and located outside in Thanh Binh industrial park are specialized in tea plant growing and timber processing.
Extended producer responsibility: review of 15 years implementation and solutions for mandatory application Extended producer responsibility: review of 15 years’ implementation and solutions for mandatory application
Regulations on extended producer responsibility (EPR) have been enacted in Vietnam since 2014. However, their implementation seems to be ineffective. This article reviews the implementation of EPR regulations over the past 15 years and introduces solutions for making such regulations mandatory for producers and importers.
Over USD 2.1 billion of foreign investment poured into Vietnam in January Over USD 2.1 billion of foreign investment poured into Vietnam in January
The inflow of foreign investment into Vietnam hit over USUSD 2.1 billion in January, up 4.2 percent year-on-year, marking good signals for the country's investment attraction, the latest report from the Foreign Investment Agency showed.
Foreign ministrys spokesperson responds to queries on issues of public concern Foreign ministry’s spokesperson responds to queries on issues of public concern
Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Le Thi Thu Hang presented views on issues that have drawn concern of the press and the public at the ministry’s regular press conference in Hanoi on January 20.
Seven countries and territories agree to reopen flights with Vietnam Seven countries and territories agree to reopen flights with Vietnam
Seven countries and territories, including the United States, Japan, Singapore, Cambodia, South Korea and China’s Taiwan, have agreed to resume air routes to Vietnam, according to the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam.
OVs to receive favorable conditions to return to homeland: official OVs to receive favorable conditions to return to homeland: official
The best possible conditions will be created for overseas Vietnamese to return to the homeland with safety from the pandemic ensured, especially now that the Lunar New Year festival is just around the corner, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Quang Hieu has said.
UK US Japan among five countries to accept Vietnams COVID-19 vaccination certificates UK, US, Japan among five countries to accept Vietnam's COVID-19 vaccination certificates
Five countries including the United States, Japan, Australia, the United Kingdom, and Belarus, have recognized Vietnam’s COVID-19 vaccination certificates with specific criteria on the vaccine types, according to the foreign ministry.
EPR - Effective mechanism for environmental protection EPR - Effective mechanism for environmental protection
The 2020 Law on Environmental Protection and the draft decree detailing the Law both provide the producers’ and importers’ liability to recycle and treat their abandoned products and packages, aiming to apply the extended producer responsibility mechanism in Vietnam. This mechanism has been widely and successfully applied in many countries since the 1990s, to recover abandoned products and packages for recycling and most efficient treatment, thus achieving the dual objectives of environmental protection and economic development.

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