(Baonghean.vn) - From November 28 to 30, Mr. Bui Dinh Long, Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee attended the Green Economy Forum and Exhibition (GEFE) 2022 in Ho Chi Minh City. The event is organized by the European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (Eurocham).
The Green Economy Forum and Exhibition (GEFE) 2022 opens on the morning of November 28 in Thu Duc City, Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: VGP
This is an important event to promote green technology and green solutions in Vietnam. Nghe An participated in displaying booths promoting investment, trade and tourism promotion of the province at the exhibition.
GEFE 2022 brings together leading organizations and individuals in the field of business and sustainable management. The 3-day event features a series of conferences, exhibitions and high-level B2B and B2G dialogue sessions, along with EuroCham Vietnam Sustainability Awards 2022 and annual Gala Dinner. This is a platform to strengthen cooperation between the European and Vietnamese business communities, promote Vietnam’s economy to develop in a green and sustainable way through initiatives, expertise sharing and technology transfer. Along with that, GEFE will attract more than 150 participating enterprises, with a total area of more than 5,000 m2.
The plenary session took place on the first day of GEFE 2022 with the participation of Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh, Minister of Industry and Trade Nguyen Hong Dien, Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Tran Hong Ha, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Le Minh Hoan, Mr. Virginijus Sinkevicius - European Commissioner, for Environment, Oceans and Fisheries, Mr. Alain Cany - President of EuroCham... and delegations representing ministries and agencies in Vietnam and the European Union.
In his opening speech, Mr. Alain Cany - President of EuroCham highly appreciated that many companies and manufacturing enterprises in Vietnam focus on environmental protection. The government is also strongly committed to sustainable development strategies and environmental protection. The President of EuroCham said that green development is an inevitable global trend. The main objective of GEFE 2022 is to support Vietnam in meeting its COP26 commitments and achieving the development goals outlined in the National Strategy for Green Growth in the period of 2021-2030.
In his directing speech at the Forum, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh said that Vietnam has approved a green development strategy and is 1 of 5 countries greatly affected by climate change, thus green development and combating climate change are very important for Vietnam. In terms of green development, Vietnam has made commitments together with other countries around the world. For example, Vietnam along with 150 countries committed to bringing net emissions to zero by 2050, and joined 150 countries in the global adaptation alliance.
On the basis of the EU strengthening support for green growth, investment promotion, trade and tourism in Vietnam, it is believed that localities of Vietnam including Nghe An will be reliable destinations for EU investors.
During the trip, Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee Bui Dinh Long will attend a meeting with Eurocham Vietnam on the morning of November 29.
Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong hosted a meeting with leaders and former leaders of the Party, State and Vietnam Fatherland Front in Hanoi on January 19, on the threshold of the Lunar New Year (Tet) – the biggest festival in a year of Vietnamese people.
(Baonghean.vn) - On January 13 afternoon, in Vinh city, leaders of Xaysomboun province (Lao People's Democratic Republic) visited and wished the Party, government and people of Nghe An province on the occasion of Spring Quy Mao 2023.
Vietnamese Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong and Chinese Party General Secretary and President Xi Jinping on January 14 exchanged their greetings on the occasion of the coming Lunar New Year, to be celebrated by the peoples of both countries.
President Nguyen Xuan Phuc and representatives of the overseas Vietnamese attending the Homeland Spring 2023 programme on January 14 offered incense at the Thang Long Royal Citadel in Hanoi, on the occasion of the coming traditional Lunar New Year which will arrive later next week.
(Baonghean.vn) - Khau Bua Sa is 1 of the 12 biggest holidays of Thai people, usually celebrated on lunar July 29. At the present, the holiday is only maintained in some areas, including Yen Hoa village of My Ly commune.
(Baonghean.vn) - On January 12 afternoon, Mr. Nguyen Nam Dinh - Member of the Standing Committee of the Provincial Party Committee, Permanent Vice Chairman of the People's Council led the delegation to visit and present gifts in Thanh Chuong district.
(Baonghean.vn) - On January 12 morning, in Vinh City, Nghe An Provincial Party Committee’s Popularization and Education Commission and Nghe An Journalists Association jointly organized 2023 Quy Mao Spring Press Festival and presented Nghe An Golden Hammer and Sickle Awards 2022.
(Baonghean.vn) - On January 7 morning, Nghe An’s Youth Union and Union of Students celebrated the 73rd anniversary of the traditional day of the Vietnam Union of Students (January 9, 1950 - January 9, 2023), honored the title of "Student of Five Good Characters” and awarded the "January’s Star".
(Baonghean.vn) - On January 7 morning, at the National Assembly (NA) Building, under the chairmanship of NA Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue, the MPs discussed the National Master Plan for the 2021-2030 period, with a vision to 2050.
(Baonghean.vn) - On January 7, the delegation of the Military Command of Houaphanh province (Laos) paid a visit to Nghe An and wished the province’s Military Command a happy Traditional Vietnamese New Year.
(Baonghean.vn) - From January 3 to January 6, the delegation of Chosun University (South Korea) led by Mr. Young Don Min - President of the university visited and worked in Nghe An to discuss the cooperation programmes on education, training, cultural exchange, sports...
(Baonghean.vn) - According to Nghe An Statistics Office, in 2022, despite many difficulties and challenges due to natural disasters and Covid -19 pandemic, Nghe An's economy still maintained a fairly high growth rate of 9.08%, ranking 2nd in the North Central region and 22nd nationwide.
(Baonghean.vn) - Mr. Hoang Nghia Hieu - Deputy Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee led the delegation to visit officers and soldiers at My Ly Border Guard Station, in Ky Son District on January 4.
(Baonghean.vn) - As of 10pm of January 3, 2023, more than VND 131.8 billion from agencies, units, businesses, organizations, individuals, philanthropists, etc have been donated and registered to donate to "Tet for the poor - Quy Mao Spring 2023: Warm Tet - compatriot bonds" in Nghe An.
(Baonghean.vn) - This year's New Year holiday lasted 3 days, the weather was quite favorable for activities, entertainment and travel. Therefore, some destinations in Nghe An attracted a large number of tourists to experience entertainment and culinary services.
(Baonghean.vn) - In 2022, the foreign affairs of Nghe An continued to be implemented in a unified, flexible and comprehensive way in Party diplomacy, State diplomacy and people-to-people diplomacy; making an important contribution to promoting the socio-economic development of the province.
(Baonghean.vn) - The New-style Rural Appraisal Council of Nghe An province voted to recognize additional 3 communes meeting new-style rural standards and 7 communes meeting advanced new-style rural standards.