HCMC – France will stand firmly behind Vietnam in advancing fair energy transition practices, helping to steer the nation toward a sustainable and environmentally responsible future, said French Ambassador to Vietnam Olivier Brochet. He was speaking during a meeting with Vietnam’s Minister of Finance Ho Duc Phoc yesterday, December 12. Ambassador Brochet affirmed the enduring 50-year relationship between France and Vietnam, foreseeing a continued effort to strengthen their strategic partnership. Both nations aim to enhance collaboration in administrative matters and adapt to global challenges posed by energy transition, setting an example for international cooperation. Regarding the financial aspects of sustainable development, Phoc said the agreement between his ministry and the French Development Agency in Paris in July would enhance Vietnam’s capacity to formulate green financial policies.