She welcomed active coordination between member states in drafting and adopting the AICHR Five Year Work Plan 2021-2025, AICHR Priority Programmes and Activities 2021, and Guidelines on the AICHR’s External Relations. Vietnam, as Chair of AICHR and ASEAN at large this year, has coordinated with other member states to strengthen the region’s cohesiveness and responsiveness to the impact of COVID-19 and accelerate progress of the AICHR’s regional cooperation in human rights, contributing to the ASEAN Community’s joint efforts, Huong said. Representatives from ASEAN member states also spoke highly of Vietnam’s role as ASEAN Chair 2020 in leading the AICHR during a time of hardship. They pledged to further step up the AICHR’s cooperation with regional and international human rights mechanisms. They moved on to highlight the relevance of this year’s ASEAN Chairmanship theme of “Cohesive and Responsive”, which was dedicated to … [Read more...] about AICHR convenes second Special Meeting this year
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It also said that there are mitigating sentences for Chung as during his working tenure, he has received many accolades for excellent achievements – especially the title of Hero of People’s Armed Forces, he needs to undergo cancer treatment, and this was his first crime. … [Read more...] about Former Hà Nội leader Chung admits appropriating State secrets
Due to its geographic proximity, lower wages, skilled labor, trade agreements, and regional connectivity, Vietnam has emerged as one of the most preferred alternatives for manufacturers. Major US firms such as Apple, Intel, Qualcomm, Universal Alloy Corporation (UAC), Nike, and Key Tronic EMS have already moved production lines to Vietnam due to costs associated with the trade war. … [Read more...] about How US investors’ positive sentiment towards Vietnam grows stronger?
The current FiTs are as follows: (1) Grid connected and rooftop solar - 9.35 US cents/KWh assuming the project achieves the commercial operations date (COD) before June 30, 2019 or December 31, 2020 for Ninh Thuan province; (2) Onshore wind - 8.5 US cents/kWh assuming the project achieves the COD before November 1, 2021; (3) Offshore wind - 9.8 US cents/kWh assuming the project achieves the COD before November 1, 2021; (4) Biomass 5.8 US cents/kWh; (5) Waste-to-energy - 10.05 US cents/kWh; (6) Landfill gas - 7.28 US cents/kWh. … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s renewable energy: Key guidance to investors
Besides Chung, the Supreme People's Procuracy on November 26 also filed charges against Pham Quang Dung, a former official of the investigation department for corruption, smuggling and economic crimes under the Ministry of Public Security. Chung’s driver, Nguyen Hoang Trung and Nguyen Anh Ngoc, former deputy director of the Editorial Department of the Hanoi City People’s Committee Office, were also charged. … [Read more...] about Former Hanoi chairman charged with appropriating State secrets