Thousands gathered in April last year to protest the plant, causing severe congestion on a national highway
The government has assigned 18 out of 86 power plant projects in 2011-20 to foreign investors
The plant will use coal provided by state coal mining group Vinacomin
South Korea retains its ranking as the biggest foreign investor in Vietnam, followed by Malaysia
Investigation found he has only managed to extort around US$7
Construction of the roughly 1,100 MW reactors could begin later in 2016, said an official, who is close to...
Local residents blocked a highway in central Vietnam after coal dust from the power plant was blown into their homes,...
Until Crimea is fully hooked up to the Russian grid, it will be vulnerable to power disruptions.
Relevant agencies are still assessing environmental effects of the project in Ninh Thuan Province
Power demand is set to surge 7-10 percent every year while the potential in renewable energy is still large
The plant will be one of the world's largest with a designed capacity of 300 megawatts
The countries "pose the best opportunity for us," it said.