Govt orders inspections of emission standard conformity
12/13/2017 7:07:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has required inspections of the application of Euro 4 emissions standards at fuel enterprises, Dan Tri news website quoted a statement of the Government Office.

La Nina appears but will not have strong impact: expert
12/13/2017 7:20:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - La Nina has returned this year but it won’t have a strong impact, according to the Central Hydrometeorological Forecasting Center.


 
Dak Nong official held for violating forest regulations
12/13/2017 2:59:46 PM (GMT+7)
 The People’s Procuracy in the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong approved an arrest warrant against Chairman of the People’s Committee of Truong Xuan commune, Pham Quoc Thuy.

Environmental data could go on sale
12/12/2017 3:58:31 PM (GMT+7)
 Organisations, enterprises and individuals who wish to use environmental data provided by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment many have to pay up to 2.8 million VND (123 USD) in the future.


 
Quang Binh threatened by erosion, landslides
12/12/2017 7:40:00 AM (GMT+7)
One of the most obvious impacts of climate change on coastal Quang Binh province in the central region is erosion, which has caused landslides and destruction of embankments, threatening people’s property and livelihoods.  

Illegal sand mining damages Khanh Hoa's Cai River
12/12/2017 2:59:22 PM (GMT+7)
Thousands of households living along Cai River in Khanh Vinh and Dien Khanh districts and Nha Trang City of Khanh Hoa Province have complained that sand mining is affecting their production land.


 
Hanoi lacks sustainable solutions to clean polluted lakes
12/11/2017 8:05:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - The Hanoi authorities have at least on four occasions set up programs to settle pollution at rivers and lakes, but no considerable improvement has been made.

Urgent response discussed for Mekong River
12/11/2017 2:37:56 PM (GMT+7)
Eighteen million Mekong Delta residents are suffering serious consequences as the Mekong River is drying up due to over exploitation of hydropower plants in upstream countries, delegates heard at Friday’s conference in An Giang.


 
Mekong provinces link up on water management
12/10/2017 6:42:08 PM (GMT+7)
 The Mekong provinces of An Giang and Kien Giang have worked together to efficiently use water resources, combat natural disasters and cope with their aftermath.

Half marathon calls for end to bear farming
12/10/2017 6:35:43 PM (GMT+7)
 The 11th annual Hanoi Half Marathon returned to the capital city on December 10 with the theme “Run for Bears – End Bear Farming”, attracting hundreds of runners from 43 countries.


 
Six Tibetan bears in Binh Duong rescued
12/10/2017 2:01:01 PM (GMT+7)
 Six Tibetan bears were successfully rescued from a farm in Thuan An township of the southern province of Binh Duong by the Animals Asia on December 8.

Flood rises due to loss of 1.7mln ha protection forest
12/9/2017 3:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Head of Policy Department of the Center for People and Nature (PanNature) Nguyen Thi Hai Van pointed out a loss of protection forest is the culprit of much flash flood and erosion lately.


 

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