Paper mill to continue operation after pollution incident
10/22/2017 10:53:37 PM (GMT+7)
 Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Tran Hong Ha visited the Lee & Man Paper Mill in Hau Giang Province and approved its operation after the mill was forced to halt operations for a water pollution investigation.

Cao Bang sets clean and tidy example
10/22/2017 7:36:36 PM (GMT+7)
A familiar worry and anxiety tugged at Hanoian Nguyen Thu Ha as she made her very first trip to the famous Ban Gioc Waterfall in the northern mountainous province of Cao Bang.


 
Expert opposes Phong Nha-Ke Bang cable car project
10/22/2017 10:55:08 PM (GMT+7)
 Ta Hoa Phuong, president of Vietnam Association of Paleontology and Stratigraphy, has asked the prime minister to scrap the cable car project in Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park.

German zoo keeper finds a new family in Vietnam
10/21/2017 10:05:00 AM (GMT+7)
 Elke Schwierz has enjoyed every moment at Cuc Phuong National Park in northern Ninh Binh Province for the past 15 years.


 
Green infrastructure: Solution to many urban problems
10/20/2017 7:50:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - In Vietnam, some cities and provinces are thinking of developing green infrastructure, including Can Tho.

Dirty cars accused of polluting Hanoi
10/20/2017 3:31:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Nguyen Trong Dong, director of the Department of Natural Resources and Environment, announced on October 19 that cars will have to be washed before entering Hanoi city centre in order to prevent pollution.


 
Phu Quoc Island drowning in rubbish
10/20/2017 10:25:56 AM (GMT+7)
Phu Quoc Island in the southern province of Kien Giang – among the most popular tourist destinations in Viet Nam – is being threatened by environmental pollution caused by rubbish dumps, 

Ministry seeks higher budget for environmental protection
10/19/2017 7:50:00 AM (GMT+7)
National Assembly deputies have agreed that Vietnam needs to increase expenses on environmental protection after the Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment (MONRE) reported that spending in 2017 can satisfy only 55 percent of the demand.


 
Ministry to save mining companies by allowing adjustment of reserves
10/18/2017 7:43:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Mining companies are complaining that the amount of money they have to pay to get  mining rights is unreasonable. 

Hanoi to relocate residents living in flooded areas
10/18/2017 2:31:48 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Ha Noi will seek funds to relocate hundreds of households living in two communes of Ha Noi’s Chuong My District,


 
France helps Hanoi with air quality assessment
10/18/2017 11:22:46 AM (GMT+7)
 Hanoi will roll out action programmes and plans to improve air quality in the city based on the outcomes of a French-funded air quality assessment project, said a municipal leader. 

Sulphur lies unmanned at Hoang Dieu Port
10/18/2017 10:49:05 AM (GMT+7)
Over 30,000 tonnes of sulphur have been left in the open at Hoang Dieu Port in northern Hai Phong City for 20 days, causing concern over the risk of fire and environmental pollution.


 

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