HCM City achieves four goals in pollution reduction
5/21/2018 10:46:04 AM (GMT+7)
HCM City was able to reach four of its 16 goals in pollution reduction as part of its 2016-2020 programme to reduce pollution, according to city authorities speaking at a conference held on Friday in the city.

Hanoi highly polluted in Jan-Mar 2018
5/18/2018 4:36:08 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Hanoi witnessed severe air pollution exceeding air quality guidelines of the World Health Organisation (WHO) on nine out of every 10 days in the first three months of 2018.


 
Illegal logging found in Quang Nam
5/20/2018 9:05:56 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – An illegal logging site has been found in part of the Kon River protected forest – the fourth recorded case of logging violations in the central province since January.

Tan, 78, is a man on a mission to clean up the canals
5/18/2018 5:40:00 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Wooden stick in hand, with his wrinkled and tanned skin, 78-year-old Pham Van Tan is doing what he’s done for four decades. Picking up trash.


 
Chemical factory close to Ha Long Bay raises concerns
5/20/2018 9:04:49 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – A chemical factory project, originally set to be opened not far from the World Heritage of Ha Long Bay, is sparking public concerns in the northeastern province.

Fulbright scholar sells ‘green stoves’
5/17/2018 9:41:36 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Hanoians who live in the inner city can smell the smoke from the burning of rice twice a year. Rice is harvested outside the city twice a year, and the straw is burned. 


 
Quang Tri forms team to combat illegal logging
5/18/2018 4:25:26 PM (GMT+7)
 The central province of Quang Tri has set up a mobile team to patrol the province and prevent illegal logging of timber.

Textile & dyeing projects unwelcome because of environmental risks
5/17/2018 7:20:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Investors in the textile and garment industry are complaining that local authorities are turning down new textile and dyeing projects for fear of pollution.


 
Vietnam’s dipterocarp forest conservation zone targeted by loggers
5/17/2018 7:31:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - With abundant resources and a variety of rare wood, the Yok Don National Park is a target for illegal loggers.

Da Nang residents suffer odour from polluted channel
5/16/2018 4:55:03 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Hundreds of households living along Khe Can Channel in central Da Nang City have been complaining about the foul odour emitting from the polluted channel.


 
Centuries-old tree preserved in Ha Tinh national park
5/16/2018 2:55:22 PM (GMT+7)
 A tree that is believed to be 1,000 years old was recently discovered in Vu Quang National Park in central Ha Tinh Province.

Hanoi faces increasingly harmful air quality
5/16/2018 3:21:55 PM (GMT+7)
Hanoi suffered from air pollution most of the days in in the first quarter of this year, according to a report from the Hanoi-based Green Innovation and Development Centre (GreenID).


 

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