Pollution, lifestyles raise death rate
11/22/2017 3:25:00 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Health Minister Nguyen Thi Kim Tien said yesterday that non-infectious diseases were the leading cause of death in Viet Nam and had become a socio-economic burden. 

Coal-fired power plants serving industry worsening pollution
11/21/2017 7:40:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Vietnam’s coal-fired power plants which generate electricity and those serving industrial plants are worsening pollution. 


 
Vietnam records progress in forestry development
11/21/2017 1:33:49 PM (GMT+7)
 Viet Nam recorded average forestry production value growth of 6 per cent per year, nearly doubling the target of the national forestry development strategy following 10 years of implementation.

Mekong Delta seeks sustainable development in response to climate change
11/21/2017 11:39:32 AM (GMT+7)
 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has signed a resolution to sustainably develop the Mekong Delta as part of efforts to cope with climate change.


 
HCM City residents urged to use proper methods to raise wildlife
11/20/2017 7:50:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - In recent years, many HCMC residents have decided to breed crocodiles and several wildlife species as a solution to escape poverty.

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.


 

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