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Preferential policies needed to facilitate the transition to EVs in VN

Facilitating the transition to electrified vehicles in VN, State management bodies must put forth preferential policies, development strategies and initiatives to encourage adoption by users, according to experts.

Measures sought to speed up transition to electric vehicles

The Ministry of Transport (MoT) and the United National Development Programme (UNDP) and the Japanese Embassy in Vietnam jointly held a conference in Hanoi on November 10 to discuss ways to accelerate the transition to electric vehicles.

HCM City’s first electric bus route posts losses

HCM City’s first electric bus has struggled after being put into operation for more than one year.

Vietnam to take bold move to promote EV industry, green transition

Buyers of electric vehicles (EVs) could receive an incentive totalling 1,000 USD per purchase.

Transport Ministry proposes incentives for EVs producers, users

The Ministry of Transport has just submitted its proposal to Deputy Prime Minister Tran Hong Ha on incentives for electrical vehicle (EV) producers and users.

Chinese automaker could face slow sales of microcar in VN

Wuling HongGuang MiniEV has reaped fruit in the Chinese automobile market thanks to low prices, but this doesn’t mean it will succeed in Vietnam.

VN has one more EV startup, teams up with German manufacturer

The newest electric vehicle manufacturer in Vietnam, with technology transferred from Germany, will set up a factory in Thai Binh that will make small-size city vehicles.

Green taxi service launched in Da Nang

GSM – the first taxi service supplier using electric cars in Vietnam, officially provided its service in the central city of Da Nang on June 16.

Motorbike market saturated, investors see potential in electric motorbikes

Changes in consumer habits have caused demand for electric motorbikes to increase rapidly in recent years, especially in Hanoi and HCM City.

VinFast gets 2.5 billion USD to accelerate growth

VinFast, an electric vehicle maker of the Vietnamese conglomerate Vingroup, said on April 26 that it had got a fresh round of funding pledges worth 2.5 billion USD serving its future development.

Vietnam’s scientists urge policies promoting shift to hybrid vehicles

Vietnam needs to design reasonable policies to encourage people to stop using internal combustion engine vehicles and shift to hybrids. And this needs to be done immediately.

EVs are the choice for future, but electricity sources must be selective

Under a roadmap approved by the government in Decision 876, 100 percent of transport vehicles such as cars and motorbikes will have to shift to electricity and green power by 2050.

First electric taxi service launched in Hanoi

The GSM (Green - Smart - Mobility) Joint Stock Company – the first taxi service supplier using electric cars in Vietnam - launched its Xanh SM taxi service in Hanoi on April 14.

Hanoi to launch electric taxi this week

Green Taxi SM branded electric taxis will be available in public places and throughout Vincom's commercial center system in Hanoi.

Hybrid vehicle sales boom amid fuel shortage

Though technical barriers exist and there is a shortage of charging stations, hybrid Electric Vehicles are a good choice for markets like Vietnam.

Automotive giant to lead the push for electric taxis in Vietnam

The participation of giants is leading the push for electric taxis in Vietnam which would reshape the taxi landscape towards more green transportation but the fares remain a decisive factor.

Automobile market's prospects for 2023

The automobile market is not likely to see a boom as it did in 2022. The difficulties arising late last year are expected to last until mid year.

Lack of standards for charging stations concerns electric-vehicle manufacturers

The Vietnamese government has encouraged manufacturing of electric vehicles under the green energy development plan, but standards for electric vehicles are unavailable.

Many electric cars and concept cars appear at the Vietnam Motor Show 2022

Electric vehicles and concept cars were a notable trend at the Viet Nam Motor Show 2022, showing that Viet Nam was increasingly catching up with new world trends.

Vietnam eyes foreign investment to boost electric vehicle industry

PM Pham Minh Chinh wants Vietnam to attract major investors from all over the world to develop the electric vehicle industry, according to an official document issued recently by the Government’s Office.