Resolution aims for sustainable Mekong Delta development
11/20/2017 12:02:47 PM (GMT+7)
 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has signed a resolution to sustainably develop the Mekong Delta as apart of an effort to cope with climate change.

Construction Ministry tasked with assessing coal ash treatment
11/19/2017 3:14:06 AM (GMT+7)
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked the Ministry of Construction to assess and accelerate a scheme for treating coal ash and other waste from thermal power, chemical and fertilizer plants and turn them into construction materials.


 
The man dedicated to saving wildlife
11/19/2017 12:49:50 AM (GMT+7)
 “Everyone has their own interest. To me, I choose rescuing wild animals as my passion,” said Nguyen Thanh Long from the Central Highlands’s province of Dak Lak.

PM concerned about fruit park river encroachment
11/19/2017 1:03:30 AM (GMT+7)
 Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc has ordered the People’s Committee of Tiền Giang Province to respond to local reports that a section of the Tiền River was filled in to build a nearly 10-ha fruit park in the province’s Cái Bè District.


 
Rare trees in Yen Bai Province almost wiped out
11/19/2017 12:53:58 AM (GMT+7)
Residents of Ban Mu Commune in Yen Bai have often relied on the illegal felling of valuable timber from the pơ mu tree (Fujian Cypress) to make ends meet. 

HCM City sets environmental protection legal framework
11/18/2017 1:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
 HCM City has improved environmental protection by completing a legal framework for the purpose and, in recent times, refusing licences for polluting plants and generally tightening environment management and oversight.


 
Rain, waves and rising seas erode Hoi An beaches
11/18/2017 9:20:00 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Nearly 70 per cent of a newly grown protective forest and a large area of Cua Dai Beach have been washed away by large waves, intense rains and a higher sea level since last year.

How can Vietnam turn e-waste into commodities?
11/17/2017 7:20:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Vietnam has been unable to recycle or treat e-waste because of difficulties in e-waste collection, according to some experts.


 
Paper plant pushes out ancient nipa forest
11/17/2017 4:24:46 PM (GMT+7)
Despite warnings of environmental pollution and damage to rich biodiversity, a century-old nipa palm forest in Binh Son District, the central province of Quang Ngai has approved the construction of a 87ha reservoir ...

Communication promoted on climate change adaptation in Mekong Delta
11/17/2017 2:19:58 PM (GMT+7)
 A communication strategy on the Mekong Delta Plan was launched at a workshop in Can Tho city on November 15.


 
Thousand-year-old ironwood tree in Thanh Hoa a precious genetic resource
11/16/2017 8:20:00 AM (GMT+7)
An old ironwood tree (Erythrophleum fordii) in the central province of Thanh Hoa still exists despite many attempts by illegal loggers to fell it as it has been protected within a national forest since the early 90s. 

Hanoi hosts ASEAN climate outlook forum
11/15/2017 11:57:02 PM (GMT+7)
 The 9th ASEAN Regional Climate Outlook Forum (ASEANCOF-9) convened in Hanoi on November 15.


 

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