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Public Holidays Overview 2019 (Update)

Early Tet holidays in 2020:

  • Viet Nam start on Thursday 23 January 2020 to Thursday 30 January 2020







Notice of Lunar New Year Holiday 2019!

We would like inform you that PRACSIS Southeast Asia office will be closed for TẾT from:
Monday 04th February 2019 to Sunday 10th February 2019 for The Lunar New Year Holiday.

” CHÚC MỪNG NĂM MỚI 2019 ! ”

For any enquiries or information until Monday 11th February 2019
Please get in touch with our Head Office:
Place Communale d’Auderghem 8, B-1160 Brussels, Belgium
Tel. +32 2 345 91 00, Email:,Website:

PRACSIS Southeast Asia office team would like to wish you a Healthy, Happy and Prosperous Year of the Pig!

The year of  The Pig 2019.


Season’s Greetings from PRACSIS !


Pracsis’s Team wish you and your family a joyful Christmas and a successful year 2019.
Pracsis’s team wünschen Ihnen und Ihrer Familie ein frohes Weihnachtsfest und erfolgreiches Jahr 2019.
Đội ngũ nhân viên Pracsis kính chúc quý vị và gia đình một mùa Giáng sinh vui vẻ và một Năm mới 2019 an khang và thịnh vượng.

SDGs in the City: Pracsis organises UN side event in New York for European Commission

Pracsis was in New York City in July to organise a side event for the High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development on behalf of DG DEVCO of the European Commission. The event was part of the EU Switch to Green facility which assists EU foreign delegations and other Commission services advance green economic development around the world.

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Big turnout in Bucharest for EU conference on financing energy efficiency

On 1 February, PRACSIS organised its seventh public event for Sustainable Energy Investment Forums, the European Commission programme that aims to boost financing for energy efficiency in EU member states.

PRACSIS was responsible for all practical organisation and logistics, PR, and press relations for the event, which gathered Romanian, Bulgarian and Hungarian project developers, public authorities, banks, and other players from the finance sector interested in energy efficiency investment.

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Season’s Greetings from PRACSIS !


It seems that Christmas time is here once again, and it is time again to bring in the New Year.

        PRACSIS’s team wish the merriest of Christmas to you and your loved ones.

We wish you happiness and prosperity in the year ahead.

PRACSIS promotes financing for energy efficiency in Ireland

On 28 September, PRACSIS organized its fourth public event for Sustainable Energy Investment Forums, the European Commission programme that aims to boost financing for energy efficiency in EU member states.

The event took place in Dublin at the Clontarf Castle Hotel and was organized for the European Commission in partnership with the UN Environment Finance Initiative, the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland, the UK’s Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy, and Ireland’s Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment.

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New Vietnam Telephone codes

Our PRACSIS – South East Asia office telephone codes will change from 17th June 2017 following the decision of the Vietnam Ministry of Information and Communications.

New telephones and Fax numbers:
Telephone: +84 28 3910 0370
Fax: +84 28 3827 7020

EU Green Week 29 May to 2 June 2017

Green Week is Europe’s largest series of events on environment policy. The 2017 edition took place from 29 May to 2 June with the theme of ‘Green jobs for a greener future’. It focused on how EU environmental policies are creating green jobs and contributing to economic, sustainable and socially responsible growth in the EU. It also highlighted the demand for new types of green skills in many professional sectors.

Organised by PRACSIS in support of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Environment, this annual key event in the environment policy calendar attracts policymakers, leading environmentalists, stakeholders and other interested parties from across Europe and the globe.

This year, as many as 800 stakeholders gathered in Brussels to discuss a wide variety of environmental initiatives such as the LIFE project, the Ecolabel 25th anniversary, the maritime and oceanic sector. High-level speakers – including Karmenu Vella, Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs & Fisheries, Daniel Calleja Crespo, Director General DG Environment and Yvon Slingenberg, Director DG Climate Action – engaged with the audience on different topics.

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Official Twitter hashtag: #EUGreenWeek

Winner takes all

27342870463_4c1593bb76_z-300x212The summer of 2016 marked the 9th ceremony of the European Green Capital Award, Europe’s prize for cities leading in sustainable urban planning. Joanna Drake, Deputy Director-General of the European Commission’s DG Environment, handed over awards to the cities of Nijmegen (the Netherlands) and Galway (Ireland) for their accomplishments in becoming sustainable.

For PRACSIS, the ceremony was the grand finale of the competition cycle, which it ran as the European Green Capital’s secretariat. In this role PRACSIS managed the application procedure, organised three assessment rounds involving an expert panel of 12, and ultimately the jury meeting on the evening before the ceremony.

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