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The Australia-Asian PowerLink: Encouraging Investments in ASEAN Renewable Energy

The Australia-Asia PowerLink will deliver power generated from the world’s biggest solar farm in Australia to Singapore through overhead and undersea cables. The project, estimated to cost A$30 billion (US$22.4 billion), involves the development of a solar plant covering over 12,000 hectares in the town of Tennant Creek, approximately 990km from the town of Darwin. The harnessed […]

Lao PM applauds partnerships between Vietnamese, Lao ministries

Minister of Industry and Trade Nguyễn Hồng Diên paid a courtesy call to Lao Prime Minister Phankham Viphavanh in Vientiane on April 11, part of his working trip to Laos to co-chair the border trade development cooperation conference. Diên said as the global and regional economies are facing numerous difficulties which may negatively impact the […]

Singapore delegation discusses future direction of renewable energy-sharing

A discussion has been held between Sarawak and Singapore on the future direction of renewable energy-sharing in the region. The discussion took place during a courtesy call by Singapore’s Energy Market Authority (EMA) and Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) on Premier of Sarawak Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Abang Johari Tun Openg at his office […]

Indonesia, Canada agree to boost economic cooperation

Indonesia and Canada have agreed to intensify economic cooperation, especially on trade, investment, and energy transition. “I focus on the discussion on economic cooperation. We welcome the increasing bilateral trade even amid the pandemic,” Foreign Affairs Minister Retno Marsudi stated during a virtual press briefing on the visit of Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Melanie Joly […]

Sabah, Japan can explore working together in agriculture, manufacturing and energy sectors, says envoy

Sabah and Japan can explore several sectors which both countries can work together in, said Japan’s ambassador to Malaysia, Takahashi Katsuhiko. Among the sectors that have potential for cooperation are agriculture, manufacturing and energy, he said.

Accounting considerations for the oil and gas sector as renewable energy adoption drives ESG reporting

Globally, more and more countries continue to increase their focus on developing renewable energy sources, both due to the increasing pressure from various stakeholders, as well as the acknowledgement of the clear and present danger posed by climate change. Because of this, environmental, social, and governance (ESG) reporting has become a top priority for most […]

Investment, stronger agricultural exports drive Laos’ economic growth

Laos’ economy is projected to grow 3.4 per cent this year and 3.7 per cent in 2023, due to the country’s investments to boost exports, according to the Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2022 released by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) on Wednesday (April 6).

We will invest £500 million in climate finance in SE Asia over 5 yrs: Srini Nagarajan, British International Investment

New Delhi: British International Investment (BII), formerly CDC Group, the UK’s development finance institution (DFI) and impact investor, has big plans to commit investments aimed at boosting clean and sustainable economic growth in India and the larger Southeast Asia region. In an exclusive interview with ETEnergyworld, Srini Nagarajan, Managing Director and Head of Asia, BII puts this growth strategy […]

B.Grimm eyes overseas power acquisitions

B.Grimm Power Plc (BGRIM), an energy developer with the largest capacity in the small power producer segment, expects to finalise 2-3 acquisitions of power generation assets in the first half of this year.

Vietnam looks to cooperate with UK in renewable energy, sustainable development

The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) is ready to cooperate with the British Chamber of Commerce (Britcham) in supporting enterprises, especially those engaged in renewable energy and sustainable development to limit waste and environmental pollution, VCCI Chairman Pham Tan Cong said