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Vietnam fuel group says customers should cough up for environment tax hike

But a former trade official warns tax hikes will draw 'reactions' from consumers and might affect consumption.

Thais, Cambodians caught smuggling diesel oil in Vietnam's waters

The crews of 26 people from Cambodia and Thailand aboard three boats were caught last week for transferring diesel ...

Vietnam oil product prices slashed by highest margin since Jan 2016

The government is trying to curb inflation in 2017, and lower fuel prices might help it meet the annual target. 
March 22, 2017 | 03:09 pm GMT+7

Vietnam revives biofuel plan, sets national switch in 2018

After years failing to promote ethanol blended fuel, the government makes a big move.
March 12, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Vietnam's fuel subsidy fund shrinks by 40 percent in 2016

New data from the finance ministry showed that nine out of 27 trading firms had overdrawn last year.
February 11, 2017 | 02:30 pm GMT+7

Gasoline prices hit year-high in Vietnam

This is the 13th time fuel costs have gone up this year, compared to 10 price cuts.
December 20, 2016 | 04:10 pm GMT+7

Cuba plans cuts in fuel, electricity consumption

Cuba has ordered some state firms and joint ventures to reduce fuel and electricity consumption, a senior diplomat and the director of a foreign joint venture said on Thursday, in ...
July 01, 2016 | 10:59 am GMT+7

The filling station that makes its own fuel

A public hydrogen filling station in London creates the gas on site using tap water and renewable energy.
May 17, 2016 | 04:24 pm GMT+7

Biofuel plant halts production

National petroleum giant PetroVietnam has temporarily suspended production at its 100 million liter/year ethanol plant in Dung Quat due to high production costs and low sales of ...
March 29, 2016 | 01:51 pm GMT+7

Electric taxis to roll onto Vietnam’s streets this year

Mai Linh Taxi is preparing to test-run 100 Renault electric cars as part of a bigger plan to replace its entire gasoline-powered fleet.
March 24, 2016 | 04:56 pm GMT+7

Fraud by remote control at Hanoi gas stations

Police have uncovered a scam cheating customers by manipulating gas pump meters.
March 16, 2016 | 12:00 pm GMT+7