Development in coastal areas causing marine pollution
2/16/2018 7:10:00 AM (GMT+7)
Vietnam has 28 out of 63 coastal cities/provinces, where 43.51 million people reside, and the population density is 1.9 times higher than the average density of the country. 

Higlighting the downside of thermal power
2/16/2018 11:29:58 AM (GMT+7)
 Regular citizens have joined with activists in signing a petition and spreading the word about the damaging effects of pollution from thermal power plants.


 
Mekong Delta kicks off efforts to save water sources
2/15/2018 7:10:00 AM (GMT+7)
Clean fresh water sources in the Mekong River Delta have shown signs of becoming exhausted, and the situation could become even more tragic as underground water is being polluted.

Firm’s dumping threatens Quy Nhon port
2/14/2018 7:35:00 AM (GMT+7)
Tan Cang-Quy Nhon JSC has been dumping soil and stone into waters surrounding Quy Nhon Port in order to expand the port’s warehouse, worsening crowding issues and threatening its status as a first-grade port.


 
Waste treatment in cities improves
2/13/2018 8:12:00 AM (GMT+7)
Some 85 percent of urban waste was gathered and treated last year, up 0.5 percent from 2016, according to the Ministry of Construction.

The wild orchid garden of Pham Vo Hiep
2/12/2018 7:50:00 AM (GMT+7)
Having been in love with wild orchids since childhood, Pham Vo Hien from the Eahleo district of Dak Lak province, has not hesitated to cross dangerous forest paths to find rare and precious orchids. 


 
Ta Dung Nature Reserve becomes National Park
2/12/2018 1:50:12 PM (GMT+7)
 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved the upgrade of Ta Dung Nature Reserve in the Central Highlands of Dak Nong into a National Park.

Mekong Delta students recycle waste mud to potting soil
2/11/2018 7:40:00 AM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Potting soil made from wastewater, a project initiated by two college students, offers a comprehensive solution to protect the environment and create economic value in the Mekong Delta.


 
Hanoi faces water shortage for spring crop
2/11/2018 1:32:27 AM (GMT+7)
 After two periods of pumping water, Hà Nội by Thursday afternoon had water for only 63.2 per cent of rice fields, lower than expected, according to the Hà Nội Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (DARD).

Local woman proud owner of Ngoc Linh ginseng garden
2/9/2018 7:50:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Nguyen Thi Hong Thuong, 33, in Nam Tra My district in Quang Nam province, is the owner of a Ngoc Linh ginseng garden with 600 ginseng plants.


 
Hanoi to end use of deadly stoves
2/10/2018 10:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
Hanoi plans to stop the use of beehive-shaped coal bricks by 2020 as part of measures to improve air quality and living conditions, according to the municipal Department of Natural Resources and Environment.

Vietnam is running out of clean water
2/9/2018 12:09:43 PM (GMT+7)
Water experts in Vietnam have suggested re-using waste water to help protect vital resources. As untreated waste water is discharged directly into the environment, both surface water and underground water resources face high risk ...


 

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