Tourism project revoked for encroaching Nha Trang Bay
2/23/2018 3:10:54 PM (GMT+7)
 Authorities of Khanh Hoa Province have revoked the investment license of a tourism project for illegally encroaching on the renowned Nha Trang Bay.

Ministry clamps down on river pollution in Ha Nam
2/23/2018 2:17:50 PM (GMT+7)
 The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment threatens to shut down factories found polluting Nhue and Day rivers in Ha Nam Province.

‘Living within one’s means’ and lessons about urban development
2/22/2018 7:50:00 AM (GMT+7)
Discussing urban development programming in HCMC, economist Tran Du Lich commented that the ‘living within one’s means’ principle must not be applied to the city’s infrastructure development. If so, residents will pay a heavy price in the future.

Vietnamese bamboo species conserved in Dong Thap province
2/22/2018 3:18:39 PM (GMT+7)
 More than 60 bamboo varieties of Vietnam have been planted in the Gao Giong eco-tourism site in Cao Lanh district, the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap, as part of the site’s bamboo conservation project.

HCM City announces criteria for waste treatment bidders
2/22/2018 2:20:56 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – HCM City has announced several criteria for selecting bidders for waste-to-energy projects this year.

Deforestation continues as agencies blame each other
2/21/2018 7:50:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Illegal loggers have been using motor saws in Yok Don National Park and felling dozens of precious trees for a long time. But no agency has taken responsibility for the deforestation.

Electric fence not enough to protect elephants: experts
2/19/2018 1:34:00 AM (GMT+7)
 While the erection of an electric fence has proven effective in resolving conflicts between wild elephants and people in this southeastern province, it is not a long-term solution, experts said.

Quang Tri to set up biodiversity corridors
2/21/2018 12:56:57 AM (GMT+7)
 The central province of Quang Tri has planned to set up corridors to protect its biodiversity from urbanisation and illegal exploitation.

Deputy PM orders to investigate Nha Trang Bay encroachment case
2/15/2018 12:35:00 PM (GMT+7)
Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has asked Khanh Hoa provincial authorities to investigate the case where a tourism firm continued to encroach on Nha Trang Bay since last October.

Dak Lak province moves to conserve elephants
2/20/2018 11:54:43 PM (GMT+7)
 The Central Highlands province of Dak Lak has taken a number of measures to manage, monitor and care for elephants so as to conserve and develop the animals.

Da Nang considers how to best preserve heritage sites
2/20/2018 7:10:00 AM (GMT+7)
Installing lifts in front of relics and chiseling mountains to set up statues are compromising the physical integrity and beauty of Ngu Hanh Son (Marble Mountains), a famous landscape in Da Nang.

Experts warn of earthenware stove’s dangers
2/19/2018 7:10:00 AM (GMT+7)
 Many people know the environmental harm of using a traditional earthenware stove with coal, but due to its cheap price, many families still use it for cooking and warming their house, endangering their health.