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.

Fewer sea turtles coming inland to lay eggs
8/14/2018 5:10:29 PM (GMT+7)
 The number of sea turtles coming to inland areas in Nui Chua National Park in the south-central province of Ninh Thuan has decreased, according to the national park management board.

Organic waste for electricity generation remains unsold
8/15/2018 10:21:19 AM (GMT+7)
Biogas is a vast energy source, worth VND30 trillion a year, but it is being wasted in Vietnam, Bui Xuan An from the Vietnam Biogas Association (VBA), said. 

HCMC still seeking private investors for waste water treatment projects
8/14/2018 7:30:00 AM (GMT+7)
HCMC needs at least 12 waste water treatment plants to deal with the large volume of domestic waste water daily. However, it is difficult to call for private investments in the sector.

Ninh Thuan works to protect sea turtles
8/14/2018 1:04:59 AM (GMT+7)
 Having suffered a significant reduction in the number of sea turtles and the species’ breeding activities, the central coastal province of Ninh Thuan is making efforts to improve the situation