Three Lao Cai firms to be fined for environmental damage
8/17/2018 3:27:23 PM (GMT+7)
The Lao Cai Department of Natural Resources and Environment has proposed the provincial People’s Committee fine three chemical enterprises for violating regulations on environmental protection.

Does a new law prohibit elephant breeding?
8/17/2018 9:36:58 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - The legal provision that breeding elephants could be subject to court proceedings has raised controversy.

Asiatic black bear sent to rescue centre
8/17/2018 11:43:13 AM (GMT+7)
An Asiatic black bear owned by Tran Van Trach in Thai Nguyen city of northern Thai Nguyen province has been safely transferred to Ninh Binh Bear Sanctuary.

Unlicensed hydropower projects damaging environment in Sa Pa
8/16/2018 7:40:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Sa Pa in northwestern Vietnam has carried out dozens of hydropower projects which are now seriously devastating the environment.

Northwest highlands battles flash floods, landslides
8/15/2018 10:20:41 AM (GMT+7)
Every year natural calamities cause serious damage to northern mountainous provinces, including Lai Chau, Son La, Yen Bai, Dien Bien and Lao Cai. 

Efforts needed to preserve wetlands
8/15/2018 4:14:16 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Wetlands play a major role in preserving biodiversity and fighting climate change in Vietnam, but the country is yet to establish firm strategies on how to preserve them. 

Rare macaque rescued in Kon Tum
8/15/2018 4:12:49 PM (GMT+7)
The Chu Mom Ray National Park received a pig-tailed macaque (macaca leonina species), recognised as a rare species, which was handed over voluntarily by a local resident, 

Authorities order clean-up of Phan Thiet beaches as trash washes ashore
8/15/2018 3:13:33 PM (GMT+7)
 The People’s Committee of Binh Thuan Province has ordered relevant agencies to tackle the problems arising from large quantities of wastes washing up along the Phan Thiet city coast, affecting tourism.

Dong Nai needs more electric fence to protect residents’ fields
8/15/2018 4:12:30 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Elephants in Dong Nai are destroying crop fields and damaging farmers’ buildings – despite a 50-kilometre electric fence built to keep them out.

Thai Nguyen bear sent to the rescue centre
8/15/2018 2:59:06 PM (GMT+7)
 An Asiatic black bear owned by Tran Van Trach in Thai Nguyen City, Thai Nguyen Province was safely transferred to the Ninh Binh Bear Sanctuary yesterday.

Vietnam renewable energy week to open on August 21
8/15/2018 11:21:27 AM (GMT+7)
 The Vietnam Renewable Energy Week 2018 will take place from August 21-26, aiming to seek solutions to promote the development and use of renewable energy in the country. 

Hau Giang: Rare pythons released back into nature
8/15/2018 10:57:34 AM (GMT+7)
 The forest protection department of the Mekong Delta province of Hau Giang released two reticulated pythons back to nature at the Lung Ngoc Hoang Nature Reserve in Phung Hiep district on August 14.